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Manhattanites are concerned that a decade of Bloombergian rent increases now threatens their venerable dining scene.
We salute a venerable lineage of strong women, big hair, and drama.
Considered a “patriotic food” during World War II, rabbits were raised alongside the venerable victory gardens on the homefront.
He attended the venerable Courtauld Institute, and decided to shake it up by showing the art being made by the then-unnamed YBAs.Joshua Compston Was Once the Wunderkind of the British Art World…and Now He’s Been Practically Forgotten|Anthony Haden-Guest|January 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The lunch trade had slowed to a gaggle of cackling tourists at the venerable Peppermill restaurant on the Las Vegas Strip.The Ballad of Mitzi Stauffer Briggs, Heiress Who Lost It All in Vegas|John L. Smith|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For he is Saint Oenius, a man of venerable life; and, as the saint prophesied beforehand, he was duly set over the brethren.The Latin & Irish Lives of Ciaran|Anonymous
Evan Blount's interview with the venerable chief justice was not at all what he had imagined it would be.The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush|Francis Lynde
On the Venerable making the signal that she could weather the enemy, the Admiral made another to take stations for mutual support.
There was one venerable sergeant who made a rod less than a yard long.Last Words|Stephen Crane
The following night the venerable patient was very restless.Venerable Philippine Duchesne|G. E. M.