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When NBA player Jason Collins became the first openly gay active athlete in a major American team sport, celebrities with Hudson Valley ties took to Twitter to express their opinions.
Among the first of the region's celebrities to weigh in was former Yankees catcher John Flaherty. Raised in West Nyack, the YES Network announcer and part owner of the Rockland Boulders minor-league team in Pomona...Read more »
The Tony Award nominations, celebrating the best and brightest on Broadway, will be announced Tuesday morning, and Newsday Westchester is taking a look at which local celebrities and other creative talent could receive nods.
One musical receiving a lot of buzz is “Matilda,” an adaptation of the Roald Dahl classic that opened earlier this month and features Westchester’s 9-year-old Sophia Gennusa...Read more »
Before tonight's stand-up comedy classes begin at Levity Live in West Nyack, Hudson Valley comedians Tom Cotter, Kerri Louise, Nick Di Paolo and Pete Dominick offered up some advice to a Newsday Westchester reporter who signed up for the class.
I'm that reporter.
A little background: When Eastchester High School hosted a Gong Show my senior year, it was the first time I took a stab at...Read more »
Celebrities with a connection to the Hudson Valley weren't just talking about the Super Bowl and region's snowstorm this week.
Because the following embedded tweets, links and videos involve HTML coding, this feature is best viewed with a Web browser. If you missed any of Newsday Westchester's previous Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week installments, click here.
At No. 3 is "House...Read more »
Lea Michele, Jimmy Fallon and Meryl Streep were among the celebrities with Hudson Valley connections to take home People's Choice Awards after Wednesday night's ceremony.
Michele, who attended Rockland Country Day School in Congers, won the Favorite Comedic TV Actress category. She was up against Jane Lynch, Kaley Cuoco, Sofia Vergara and Zooey Deschanel.
Fallon, who grew up in Saugerties,...Read more »