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Dutch Treat

Dutch Treat

Bruce Helander | Posted 05.08.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Italian explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano stumbled onto what was to become the Hudson River in 1524 while circumnavigating a remarkable island owned at the time by the Manhattoes, the Native American tribe for which the city is named.

Who Gets the Check?

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 06.10.2015 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

There are only three scenarios: the man pays, the woman pays, or the meal is Dutch, that is, both participants pay their way. On a "traditional" first date, where the man has invited the woman to a meal, he should always pay.

Going Dutch

Chris Abraham | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Chris Abraham

One of the things I had to get used to when living in Berlin was that everyone assumed that every meal was a Dutch treat.

Prom Advice for Parents

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Listen up, parents. Prom night is not the time to look the other way or be vague in talking to your children. The focus should be on health and safety. This is the time to ask questions, to be observant, and to take precautions.

A Thug By Any Other Name

Judy Muller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Judy Muller

If you are one of those people who are often the last to hear about the latest addition to the list of politically-incorrect words, this is for you. I clearly count myself among your number.