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Taylor Swift will be the youngest-ever recipient of the Ripple of Hope Award when she attends Monday night's New York City gala for the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights.
In addition to raising money, the circumstances may raise a few eyebrows as well. In recent months, Swift dated and reportedly split from Bedford's Conor Kennedy, a nephew of Mount Kisco resident Kerry...Read more »
Carly Rose Sonenclar is ready for tonight's final six after topping the "X Factor" scoreboard for the second week in a row on the Fox singing competition.
"I am so excited. Thank you to everyone who voted. Just, thank you," Carly Rose said after finding out she'd bested country crooner Tate Stevens by a narrow margin last week.
Two acts were cut again tonight. The...Read more »
Carly Rose Sonenclar, the 13-year-old singing phenom from Mamaroneck, is set for the next round Wednesday after advancing to the final eight on "X Factor" last week, coming out above Tate Stevens and topping the leaderboard for the first time.
Although Carly Rose had a great night, two of her team Britney teammates didn't fare as well. Both Arin Ray and Beatrice Miller were eliminated...Read more »
Mamaroneck's Carly Rose Soneclar brought her A-game to Wednesday night's episode of "The X Factor," bringing down the house with her performance of Celine Dion's "My Heart Will Go On."
In a full-length gown, Carly Rose captivated the crowd with her subtle approach to the "Titanic" theme's intro before unleashing a powerful belt that wowed the crowd — as well as...Read more »
Aretha Franklin will wait another few months before heading to the Hudson Valley for her show at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.
In an email sent moments ago to Newsday Westchester, a publicist cited "storm-related conditions" and "many troubling issues still facing the community at large" as reasons for postponing the show, which was originally slated for...Read more »
Fans of stand-up comedian George Lopez and jam-band icon Trey Anastasio will have to wait a little longer to see them at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, as their shows are the latest in the Hudson Valley to be postponed in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
On Nov. 2, Lopez was slated to be the first stand-up comedian to headline at the The Cap, which had been exclusively a concert venue...Read more »
In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Ingrid Michaelson postponed her Halloween show at Tarrytown Music Hall until Dec. 1.
The singer-songwriter — whose mother once worked at the Hudson Valley Children's Museum in Nyack — took to Twitter to announce the postponement moments ago.
"Because of mean Sandy, our show in Tarrytown is postponed until Dec 1st," she tweeted. "The...Read more »
While the Paramount Center for the Arts' operations remain suspended, local fans and business owners are wondering if and when the Peekskill theater will reopen — especially now that theater staff has been dismissed.
Jason Schoeller, a resident of Brookfield, Conn., contacted Newsday Westchester after reading about the halt in operations, saying he was unable to secure a refund for...Read more »
Beyoncé has confirmed she'll be performing at the halftime show for Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans, but we're already thinking ahead to who might be joining her on stage for her performance.
With ubiquitous appeal, Beyoncé could convince almost anyone in the music industry to join her on stage for the spectacle. But since she and her husband Jay-Z own a home in Scarsdale, Newsday Westchester...Read more »
Taylor Swift now has the public endorsement of her Bedford boyfriend's grandmother, Ethel Kennedy.
The Kennedy matriarch was attending an event at the Hyannisport Golf Club on Friday when a videographer from the Cape Cod Times asked her about Swift, who's dating Kennedy's grandson, Conor Kennedy, and spending time in a Cape Cod house near her own.
"[Swift] is just spectacular,"...Read more »