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Lexington’s Opens at The Court Hotel

Lexington's, in Murray Hill (Courtesy of Lexington's)
Lexington's, in Murray Hill (Courtesy of Lexington's)

Lexington’s, an elegant lounge inside The Court Hotel in Murray Hill, has opened with the theme “Life After Five.” Small plates at Lexington’s. (Courtesy of...

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    BV’s Grill Opens in Midtown

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    National Zucchini Day: Go Zucchini Crazy With These 9 Healthy Recipes

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    Cool and Nostalgic Discontinued Flavors: Pop Tarts, Cereal, Jelly Beans, and More

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    Taste of Tennis Week

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    San Marzano: Fresh Pastas, at Wallet-Friendly Prices

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    Food Swaps Give Homemade Goods a Place to Go

    PORTLAND, Ore.—They came armed with berries and honey and black licorice, sweet strawberry lemonade and lush lavender caramel, shoulders sagging from the weight of a... Read more

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    Taco Tuesdays at Bodega Negra Cafe

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    Chili Mania at Zeppelin Hall

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