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Sep.13.2010
Leaving The Bronx Share “A Tomato Can’t Grow in the Bronx” playwright Gary Moregenstein: From city to suburbs.Tuesday, September 7, 2010 Ted Merwin ‘The longest journey in the world,” Norman Podhoretz once ruefully noted, “is the journey between Brooklyn and Manhattan.” For the working-class...
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Aug.23.2010
A TOMATO CAN'T GROW IN THE BRONX Genre: Drama   Written by Gary Morgenstein, Directed by Carlo Fiorletta A Tomato Can’t Grow in the Bronx is about a dysfunctional blue-collarJewish family languishing under the thumb of a patriarch, who employsemotional tyranny over his fragile middle-aged...
lynn-henriksen's picture
Mar.17.2010
I know you’re budding out, pert and peppy in all your glory, Spring. I feel you beckon me with your flirtatious ways, flowing sap and saucy spirit, so that I can’t resist your charms, but that only means trouble is looming on the horizon. Our love affair is fraught with predictable problems, and I...
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Aug.26.2009
We have been enjoying luscious red ripe tomatoes with almost every meal.  Unlike our special friend Helen Green Galloway, 87, who likes vine-ripe tomatoes with milk gravy, we don’t eat them for breakfast. They taste good to us with all other meals, however.    I filled up three sacks today and...
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Aug.26.2009
Tomatoes, Phone Calls, and River Lore   We have been enjoying luscious red ripe tomatoes with almost every meal.  Unlike our special friend Helen Green Galloway, 87, who likes vine-ripe tomatoes with milk gravy, we don’t eat them for breakfast. They taste good to us with all other meals, however...
jennifer-mclagan's picture
Aug.19.2009
I remember when gazpacho was all the rage. Every restaurant, Spanish or not had a version. Some were good, some were competent, while other were just tomato juice in a bowl. Well this summer has been a lousy one for tomatoes, too cold and wet and I am not sure the heat we are experiencing now will...
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Feb.26.2009
2 eggs, half a bar of chocolate, homemade marmelade, baking soda; cheeseboard with leftover roquefort and goat cheese, pot with leftover roast of pork; plastic bag of lettuce, 2 pieces of fennel; small green onions, 5 carrots, two large yellow onions, 1 1/3 cucumbers, 2/3 red bell pepper; 4 Roma...