January 2013

Book ’em

Stars of Striptease


By Andrea Kennedy In the world of va-va-voom, there’s never been anything quite like the twirling tassels and titillating tease of burlesque. The entertainment…

Against the tide


Story and photographs by Mary Shustack There’s something special about stepping into an independent bookshop. It might be the greeting you get, the handwritten…

The winter queen


Glorious St. Petersburg Photographs by Shirley Zhao By Cappy Devlin Recently, I went to see the movie “Anna Karenina.” Based on the novel by…

A global legacy


Tucked away down a Scarsdale drive sits a dwelling with global treasures floor to ceiling. Buddhist statues from India and Mongolia, Tibetan prayer horns,…