‘Isle of Dogs’ — symmetry is satisfying

‘Isle of Dogs’ — symmetry is satisfying

It makes me sad that quality cinema is so often inaccessible to mainstream audiences.As of this writing, there is only one theater in the entire Miami...

April 21st, 2018 updated: April 22nd, 2018. |  


Architectural Digest Show: calm, cool and collected decor

By Kim CookAssociated PressNEW YORK (AP) — March’s Architectural Digest Design Show offered winter-weary attendees a breath of fresh air w...

March 31st, 2018 |  


Creative design for the disabled — and everybody else too

Creative design for the disabled — and everybody else too

By Katherine RothAssociated PressNEW YORK (AP) — From snazzy canes to tremor-proof spoons to a racing wheelchair, a new exhibit at the Cooper He...

January 20th, 2018 |  



6 New Year’s resolutions for new homeowners

We all make New Year’s resolutions, but let’s be honest: Most are wishful thinking. By February, that “lose 20 pounds” or R...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Rooms with ‘good bones’

Rooms with ‘good bones’

(AP) — Edith Wharton, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author famous for novels set in the late 19th century, also wrote an influential book on interior...

January 13th, 2018 |  


How to keep your smartened-up home safe from hackers

NEW YORK (AP) — More people are getting voice-activated speakers and other smart devices for convenience and security. But doing so could also b...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Smart homes: Not just for tech geeks anymore

NEW YORK (AP) — Internet-connected lights, locks and laundry machines are close to becoming everyday household items, thanks in part to voice-ac...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Asian tableware: from Zen to zany

(AP) — Japan, China and Korea have a long history of creating beautiful table goods, from rustic stoneware to delicate ceramics, sleek lacquered...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Home decor’s steamy new palette

Home decor’s steamy new palette

(AP) — While it seems like white, gray and other cool neutrals have taken over many shelter magazines and blogs in the past few seasons, there&#...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Brukner to host solstice event

TROY — Snowflakes are falling, the trees are bare, and the air has become chilly and crisp, all sure signs that winter is almost here.To mark th...

December 19th, 2017 |