Iceberg-stand in Glacier National Park
Submitted by Kelsey McDonough
For the first time in NYC, all three of Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings films will be screened with live orchestral accompaniment.
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The sight, from across the street, of Francesca Amfitheatrof taking in the morning air on the upstairs balcony of her Brooklyn home — a grand, free-standing 1889 Romanesque Revival townhouse in the eclectic neighborhood of Clinton Hill — might almost be an apparition. Lissome and fair, with a profile that calls to mind a John Singer Sargent portrait, she suggests a vision from a bygone era, the original lady of the house. Yet despite her Old World elegance, Tiffany & Company’s first female design director is very much a modern woman.
(Photo: Flora Hanitijo)
Here’s a true story better than a Disney movie: a little Siberian girl was rescued yesterday by her puppy after being lost in the forest for 11 days. Three-year-old Karina Chikitova survived “on wild berries and river water” while her puppy kept her warm. Eventually, the puppy ran back to her village and led rescuers to her in the woods.
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