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    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    This has the potential to be an unpopular "A Little Joe" column. I know I am going to grind some gears with this one, but I can't help my...

  • A Walk in the Park - or - Easy as Pie
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    There were two kinds of pie in play at the 16th Annual Unity Walk for Parkinson's in Central Park this year: Pizza and humble. The first...

  • My Gorilla
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    I gave him until 2010. From the moment he arrived, almost a decade ago, I was very clear with him. I told him, in no uncertain terms, "Y...

  • I Have No Gall...
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    If someone ever says to you, "Joe has a lot of gall." Tell them, politely, that they are wrong. I have no gall. None. I am in fact, medic...

  • Happy New Year
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    Happy New Year, from all of us at "A Little Joe." All of us, I guess, would be me. So Happy New Year from me to you! Though, now that I ...

  • Happy Halloween Or Honey, Does this Make Me Look Fat?
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    Yes, you look fat. You look ridiculous. Please for the sake of your children, go get changed. There are many great things to love about H...

  • It's a Festival - Or - I Know What Salman Rushdie is Thinking
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    We're in Toronto to see the World Premiere of "The Joneses," from writer/director Derrick Borte. We arrived on Saturday morning with noth...

  • Try Acting
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    (The following may seem like a shameless plug - but I beg your indulgence, and really the plug is just the last little bit…so ...

  • One
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    So I'm sitting there, and I'm waiting, and I got him. I mean I got him. He knows it. I know it. And I know he knows it…And he know...

  • What do you call a guy who...?
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    So, what do you call a guy, who... ...at 44 years of age is celebrating 27 years of service in the United States Army and the Army Nation...

  • "Hi, my name is..."
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    Joe. That's my name. "A little Joe!" is one of the things Lou Costello yells, when playing dice with Bud Abbott in one of their classic ...

  • A Good Friday
    by Joe Narciso
    August 28, 2010

    It was a good Friday. It was also Good Friday. Well, of course it was a good Friday, if it was Good Friday. Good Friday in my family is a...

  • Summit Public Arts Cocktail Party This Week; Three Public Artists Currently on Exhibit
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    This Thursday June 17th beginning at 6:30 p.m., the Summit Public Art Committee is holding an informational cocktail party for pers...

  • Interview with Paul Howe and Ian Coleman Artwork - Full Moon Boon, Fall 2008
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    We have a brand new sculpture on exhibit in Summit and I had a chance to sit down with the artist Paul Howe and talk a little about his ...

  • Review of International Juried Show for Framed - January 2010
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    There is a wonderful show recently opened at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. If you have never been there, this is a great show to ...

  • Alex Katz Book Signing at Phaidon
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    Last night my daughter and I attended Alex Katz's book signing event at Phaidon Books in SOHO. (For anyone interested in a selection of g...

  • An Interview with Cicely Cottingham
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    By a happy coincidence, my friend the artist Cicely Cottingham is currently having two shows of her works on exhibit in our local area. ...

  • Interview with Greg Leshé and Carrie Stewart - October 2009
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    I recently learned about a very interesting gallery right in my neighboring town of Millburn. The gallery is called Stewart Leshé C...

  • Interview with Lucy Hodgson
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    In this my second column as cultural critic for the Alternative Press, I have decided to do an interview with the Ms. Lucy Hodgson, the ...

  • An Introduction
    by Michael Tcheyan
    August 28, 2010

    Starting this fall I'm looking forward to writing a regular column focused on the visual arts in particular but also on the arts and cul...

  • Six Pack Abs
    by Dr. Donald DeFabio
    August 28, 2010

    Six pack abs are the envy of many and construed as synonymous with a strong core. Let's review how you can get those washboard abdominal...

  • Preventing Muscle Cramps
    by Dr. Donald DeFabio
    August 28, 2010

    Muscle cramps can occur with activity, while resting and even while sleeping. Often it is the "charley-horse" that grabs your calves in t...

  • Sports Injuries: Ice or Heat?
    by Dr. Donald DeFabio
    August 28, 2010

    One of the most frequent questions my patient's ask is "Should I use ice or heat?" and the answer is not "For the first 24 hours after an...

  • Skin Cancer, Sunscreen & Vitamin D
    by Dr. Donald DeFabio
    August 28, 2010

    Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States with approximately one million new cases annually. While it is agreed that rec...

  • Run Better & Run More
    by Dr. Donald DeFabio
    August 28, 2010

    Running is a linear activity. Any motion that is not directly moving forward or causing you to move forward is wasteful and creates exces...