The Broadway Cares Easter Bonnet Competition, Tartan Week's Scottish fashion show, and Women in Communications MATRIX Awards are three of my favorite spring events. This year, see how they all outdid themselves.
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A major city museum is getting an extensive overhaul. We visited the amazing construction site recently near the giant globe in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.
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Lying along the Caspian Sea, next door to Iran, Azerbaijan is one of the new oil rick former Soviet republics stepping into the modern age. Spent a few days exploring the ancient "land of fire."
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Sometimes discoveries can be made right around the corner. Two historic New York hotels offer comfortable accommodations for visiting offbeat neighborhoods that are worth exploring. And a new seafood restaurant is also worth a detour.
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As the Rockaway peninsula recovers from the devastation of Hurricane Sandy, neighbors and visitors are invited to programs at a temporary beachside community center.
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Gourmands and nostalgia buffs are counting the days until a one-time only dining experience.
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|Cottages & Gardens Editor at Large Sharon King Hoge covers events, openings, and new product introductions encountered in Connecticut, New York, and during her frequent travels around the globe.|
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