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Culture Lives South and West of the Hudson

Jesse Cohn’s unit. Wall Street has been moving to Florida, attracted to more favorable tax policies and sunnier climes.



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Will Ellis

Wall Street Leaves New York” (Mansion, Feb. 26) contains the surprising quote from a New York real-estate agent describing Florida as a “cultural wasteland.” I would like to offer a different perspective. As a recent transplant, I have found that Florida is home to some of the finest cultural institutions anywhere.

In addition to the major hub of art and culture in Miami, the Palm Beaches are the backdrop to the renowned Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, the Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach Opera, Palm Beach Symphony, the Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach and many others, including the Norton Museum of Art, where I am the director and CEO. The Norton Museum of Art, founded in 1941 and one of the oldest

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The Hungry Cupcake coffee and tea shop in West Deer serves up a variety of fun, fandom flavors

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A West Deer woman has converted her former art studio into a coffee and tea shop that pays homage to popular culture with its unique variety of flavors.

Visitors to The Hungry Cupcake at 7 Mckrell Road in West Deer’s Russellton neighborhood will find coffees and teas based on popular fandoms such as Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Disney and Marvel.

“I have teas named ‘Snow White’ and ‘Evil Queen.’ I have ButterBeer coffee,” owner Jennifer Urbanek said. “I have ‘Outlander’-inspired stuff.”

Urbanek taught acrylic painting at the studio for 15 years.

She decided to make the move from painting to coffee and tea because she

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Welcome to Bloody Sunday in the West

Until the end of the NBA’s seeding-game schedule on Aug. 14, Yahoo Sports NBA will deliver a daily bubble primer, complete with up-to-date standings and a breakdown of the schedule, from gambling odds to playoff implications and the biggest storylines. Today marks Day 11 of the restart to the 2019-20 season.

NBA standings

Eastern Conference

  1. Milwaukee Bucks (55-15)

  2. Toronto Raptors (49-19)

  3. Boston Celtics (46-23)

  4. Miami Heat (43-27)

  5. Indiana Pacers (43-27)

  6. Philadelphia 76ers (42-27)

  7. Brooklyn Nets (33-36)

  8. Orlando Magic (32-38)

    Washington Wizards (24-45)

Western Conference

  1. Los Angeles Lakers (51-18)

  2. L.A. Clippers (47-22)

  3. Denver Nuggets (46-24)

  4. Houston Rockets (43-25)

  5. Oklahoma City Thunder (42-26)

  6. Utah Jazz (43-27)

  7. Dallas Mavericks (42-30)

  8. Memphis Grizzlies (33-37)

  9. Portland Trail Blazers (32-39)

    Phoenix Suns (31-39)

    San Antonio Spurs (30-38)

    New Orleans Pelicans (30-39)

    Sacramento Kings (29-40)

Sunday’s schedule

(All times Eastern)

Washington Wizards vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, 12:30 p.m.

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Toronto Raptors, 2 p.m.

San Antonio

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