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"Arrested Development" finally returned to TV on Sunday, when Netflix released all 15 episodes for binge-watchers everywhere. And among them were celebrities, who couldn't contain their excitement — or their jokes — about the celebrated comedy's return to TV.
Here are some of the best reactions, posted in chronological order.
Late last week, Larchmont native Joan Rivers welcomed...Read more »
For someone who is newly retired, Hillary Clinton is still quite the newsmaker. The former Secretary of State and Chappaqua resident is working on a memoir, and according to Politico, is poised to join Twitter. But most intriguingly, her life story is going to be turned into a movie named after her middle name, “Rodham.”
According to the British paper The Independent, “Rodham” will focus on...Read more »
The grilling season has officially begun, not only with Memorial Day but now with National Burger Day, which is May 28. So what better way to celebrate then to have a burger for lunch?
As someone who believes that every day should be National Burger Day, here are some picks for local burgers that would be a particularly tasty way to celebrate the “holiday.”
The Charro at the Pony Express...Read more »
This edition of the Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week features time-oriented tweets from three celebrities with strong connections to the Hudson Valley.
Because the following embedded tweets, links, photos and videos involve HTML coding, this feature is best viewed with a Web browser. If you missed previous installments of the Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week, click here.
At No. 3 is...Read more »
We're just hours away from the release of the fourth and final season of "Arrested Development" on Netflix, which will release all 15 episodes this Sunday.
To pass the time, fans have been hanging out at the show's traveling banana stand or rewatching the trailer on a loop, but it won't be much longer before fans will have the chance to binge-watch the fourth season in its entirety.
The...Read more »
Good news for the Sarah Lawrence College class of 2013: They will be addressed by one of their own. Fashion designer and college alumnus Vera Wang has been tapped to give the commencement speech at this year’s graduation ceremony, taking place Friday morning on the college campus in Bronxville/Yonkers.
Wang, who graduated in 1971, originally enrolled at Sarah Lawrence as a pre-med student,...Read more »
"Gossip Girl" star Blake Lively recently took over the Bedford Post Inn's kitchen to showcase her puff pastry recipe and culinary skills for a Vogue video posted to YouTube.
Sure, her segment with Vogue's Elettra Wiedemann is informative, but Newsday Westchester's further analysis yields five more things we can learn about the Bedford resident that go beyond the four balsamic vinegars...Read more »
Want to look like Beyoncé? Well, now, for a fee, you can. (Sort of.)
Teaming up today with Rent the Runway, Beyoncé has hand-picked a selection of sparkly and sophisticated dresses, most with hems just above the knee, for anyone to rent for four or eight days at a time. Sizes range from 0-12.
Some of the dresses are casual, others are formal. Some are metallic or black, while others...Read more »
Oscar-winning director Ang Lee announced Tuesday that he no longer plans to direct the pilot for the new FX drama "Tyrant."
According to Deadline, the former Larchmont resident released a statement explaining why he was no longer able to helm the TV pilot, which would have been his first project since winning the best director Oscar for “Life of Pi” earlier this year.
"It...Read more »
“American Choppers” rode off into the sunset last year after 10 seasons on the Discovery Channel, but “Choppers” star Paul Teutul Sr. and his Newburgh-based custom-motorcycle shop, Orange County Choppers, are back with a new series on a new network.
CMT announced Monday that it will air the eight-episode series “Orange County Choppers.” The show is slated to go into production this summer...Read more »