Don’t Be Cliche on Valentine’s Day!

Written by Guest Blogger: Amanda Burrill, Travel Channel host, chef, athlete and freelance writer and copyeditor. Five near-NYC weekend ideas, and a pet care solution that will change your life. Flowers, chocolate and a dinner reservation on Valentine’s Day? Yawn. You’re better than that! This year Cupid’s bow strikes on a Saturday; the perfect opportunity to indulge in an entire weekend of kissy-face with your significant other. Before you start making excuses, I’ve dug up five great options that still have vacancy. 1. Rustic Getaway Just 75 miles from NYC, the Malibu Dude Ranch in the Pocono Mountains has been […]

Photographer William Wegman to Speak at FIT

Wednesday September 18 William Wegman, best known for his engaging photographs of Weimaraners in various costumes, poses and settings, will speak and show his work at FIT on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 5:30 pm in the Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center. The event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the FIT Photography Program Lecture Series. For more info: http://www.fitnyc.edu/21311.asp