September 2001, amidst 9/11 fallout, Carolee Scheming came to Buffalo, New York (where I live) as part of a visiting speakers series at the University of Buffalo.
A few months ago, I totally got a blast from the past. My best friend from high school, also named Ashley, called me out of the blue.
In the May issue of The Atlantic Monthly, Steve Olson writes of two genealogical researchers who claim to have found mathematical proof that everyone of European ancestry is in some way descended from both Muhammad and Charlemagne.
Williamsburg-based writer Jane Schwartz, whose biography Ruffian: Burning from the Start was recently reissued by Ballantine Books, sat down with the Rails Margot Farrington.
Most of us are aware that the Hamptons was once a thriving artists community long before the nouveau riche took the place over.