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Five Can’t-Miss Events: Sept. 28–Oct. 4

Eat the fruits of the harvest at Smith's Castle, chow down on burgers in East Bay and more fun things to do.

1. Harvest Fest From Smith’s Castle Facebook. Enjoy the bounty of the autumn harvest with Smith’s Castle — and don’t forget to take a bite (or two) of some delicious homemade apple crisp! There will be watermelon rolling, apple eating, games, activities and a mobile food truck from Haven Brothers. When you are stuffed to the brim, kick back and listen…

5 Places to Get Cider Doughnuts

Everyone's favorite fall treat is available around the state.

Courtesy of Appleland’s FacebookAppleland Orchard With a name like Appleland, it should be no surprise that this orchard carries just about every apple product known to mankind: apple pies, apple turnovers, apple dumplings — the list goes on. But the cherry on the (apple) cake has got to be their cider doughnut. Fried in house with their own apple cider…

StyleWeek Season 13: A Moving Tribute to Alexandra Nam

The final night included a memorial installation, and runway shows by StyleWeek veterans Stetkiewicz and Jess Abernethy, newcomer DM Label, and returning designer Janet Howard.

A memorial installation for Alexandra Nam. Photographs by Myke Yeager. The final night of StyleWeek Northeast involved five fashion shows, including a moving tribute to Korean designer Alexandra Nam who died unexpectedly this summer. She was scheduled to present her new collection at StyleWeek’s closing night, and her parents flew in from Korea for the honorary memorial installation honoring their…

StyleWeek Season 13: Ready-to-Wear Shines on Friday Night Runway

Gypsetgirl, Born Again Vintage, Amy Paige Deblasio and Devinto debuted new collections.

The designers from Friday night’s StyleWeek Northeast show are making it too easy for us to shop local. The four fashion houses debuted mostly ready-to-wear styles that could jaunt from the runway to the resort, the streets or the bedroom. Here are our favorite pieces from the night. Gypsetgirl Designer Melissa Hillas presented a line of flowing dresses and chic…

The Weekly Weigh-In: This Week in Health and Wellness

Things you should know to make your day a little healthier.

It’s pumpkin season, which means you’re getting daily encouragement from Starbucks et. al. to consume as much pumpkin flavored (insert product here) as possible. But what else is this orange gourd good for besides making saccharine lattes? Turns out you can use it on your body as well.