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It's time once again for the top entertainment-related Twitter posts from Hudson Valley celebrities.
It warrants mentioning that all of this week's celebrity tweets were posted and selected for this weekly feature before Friday's tragedy in Newtown, Conn.
In fourth place is Palisades native Hayden Panettiere, who celebrated the news that she'd earned her first Golden Globe nomination...Read more »
Carly Rose Sonenclar made the cut and will perform in "The X Factor" finale next week. The Mamaroneck teen, who covered Elton John's "Your Song" and John Lennon's "Imagine" in Wednesday night's performance episode, is one of three finalists up for the top prize, a $5 million recording contract.
A fan (and judge) favorite throughout the singing competition, Carly...Read more »
Carly Rose Sonenclar remains a front-runner heading into the final two weeks of the hit TV show "X Factor." The Mamaroneck teen easily made the final four in Thursday's episode. But this time around, country crooner Tate Stevens reclaimed the top spot on the leaderboard that Carly Rose had occupied the previous two weeks. After Stevens and Carly Rose, two acts from Simon Cowell's groups...Read more »
In just a few hours, the final four contestants will be revealed on tonight's episode of "X Factor." And considering Carly Rose Sonenclar's powerhouse performances of Justin Bieber and Beyonce songs on Wednesday's show, the Westchester teen seems guaranteed a spot in the semifinals.
On Wednesday's episode, each contestant performed twice: The first song was an unplugged version of...Read more »
Taylor Swift, Alec Baldwin, Lorraine Bracco and Jerry Springer were among the celebrities to walk the red carpet at Monday night's gala for the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights in Manhattan.
Among the last to arrive was Swift, who posed for photos with RFK Center president and Mount Kisco resident Kerry Kennedy, before bypassing reporters on the red carpet....Read more »
Taylor Swift is not only scheduled to appear as a guest of honor at tonight's sold-out Robert F. Kennedy Gala to raise money for human rights programs, but she also has donated a signed "baby guitar" to the cause's auction.
Yes, Swift dated and split with Conor Kennedy, a Bedford-raised nephew of Kerry Kennedy, who's president of the RFK Center and supervisor of tonight's event....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 »
Tom Cotter, the Rockland County comedian who was runner-up on this season’s “America’s Got Talent,” stopped by Howard Stern’s SiriusXM radio show Monday and revealed that the self-proclaimed King of All Media inspired Cotter to audition for the reality competition series.
Cotter, a Stony Point resident, told Stern that he decided to audition after learning that the radio host was replacing...Read more »
This Thanksgiving week, Newsday Westchester is thankful for Hudson Valley celebrities who aren't turkeys when it comes to Twitter.
If you missed any of Newsday Westchester's previous Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week installments, click here.
At No. 5 is celebrity chef Mario Batali, who helps helm Tarry Lodge in Port Chester. Always one to answer followers' questions on Twitter, Batali...Read more »