Perfectly set on the grounds of Westchester Country Club overlooking the south golf course and the iconic WCC Clubhouse in Rye, New York, this 1929 Cotswold Tudor Revival is a residence for the connoisseur of fine living. Architect Ralph Mackin, known for creating residences rich in historical references with well-proportioned living spaces, has redesigned and expanded this English Manor to magnificent results. It has been completely updated with fine woodworking, detailed moldings, imported custom carvings, plaster finishes, and classic quarter-sawn oak floors. The elegant home features a living room with beam ceiling, leaded glass windows, and large limestone fireplace opening to a sun-filled garden room and slate terrace. A bespoke kitchen with every top appliance has a large cherry-topped island. For entertaining, a spacious and inviting dining room with custom tracery ceiling and a tall bank of leaded glass windows overlooks the golf course; and a card room with full bar and … [Read more...] about Daily Dream Home: Westchester Country Club
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Neil Young performs on stage for his first time in Quebec City during 2018 Festival d'Ete on July 6, 2018. (ALICE CHICHE/AFP/Getty Images) NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 05: Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons performs onstage at the Amnesty International Concert presented by the CBGB Festival at Barclays Center on February 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for CBGB) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds INDIO, CA - APRIL 16: Musician Winston Marshall of Mumford & Sons performs during Day 2 of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2011 held at the Empire Polo Club on April 16, 2011 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Neil Young and Promise of the Real perform at the Bridge School Benefit concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View on Oct. 24, 2015. Young and the band are to perform again at the Bridge Concert on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 22 and 23. (Patrick Tehan / Bay Area News Group) Musician Neil … [Read more...] about BottleRock Napa announces epic daily lineup for 2019 festival
This grand old English style masterpiece is located in the subdivision of Memorial Drive Manor in Houston’s Hunter’s Village neighborhood. The subdivision features around 60 homes. The home’s entry opens to a massive beamed great room with a balcony and wrought iron details. The home is designed for entertaining with five bedrooms and 9,327 square feet of space. A fabulous master suite has large dual closets. There is also a home theater with a bar, and an ample outdoor living area that features a fireplace. The pool and spa are surrounded by an elegant stone patio. No expense was spared in this automated smart home. This turnkey estate comes loaded with thoughtful detail. It is listed for $4.95 million with John Daugherty, Realtors, an affiliate of Luxury Portfolio International®. … [Read more...] about Daily Dream Home: Memorial Drive Manor
At the Youth Entrepreneurship Forum 2018 last month, Minister of Information and Communication Nguyen Manh Hung suggested that the Prime Minister should soon recognize English as the second official language of Vietnam to help startups reach out to the world. The proposal stirred a heated discussion on social media and prompted numerous professionals to pitch in with their views and opinions. While some welcomed the idea and supported widespread use of the language in Vietnam, others were wary of the cultural, legal and other implications of formalizing it as an official language. Everyone agreed that it was good to improve English use and fluency in the country, so the debate boiled down to whether declaring and using it as an official language was a feasible, practical option for Vietnam. Professor Chung Hoang Chuong, who has juggled teaching at the University of California and doing research in Vietnam, was optimistic about Vietnam having two official languages. Chuong, currently a … [Read more...] about English as an official language in Vietnam: would it work?