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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 »
Carly Rose Sonenclar, the teen superstar from Mamaroneck, wowed fans and judges alike on last week's episodes of "X Factor," easily advancing to the top 12 with the second-most votes of any contestant (only Tate Stevens topped her on the leaderboard). Tonight, she'll take the stage for another high-stakes performance. Also slated to perform? Taylor Swift, who recently ended her relationship...Read more »
Vogue magazine revealed its 10 Best Dressed Women of 2012 list today, and a Hudson Valley celebrity, Bedford native Rooney Mara (who graduated from Fox Lane High School), made the cut.
Vogue ranked Mara second on the list for wearing a Givenchy Haute Couture gown by Riccardo Tisci to the London premiere of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” on Dec. 12, 2011. The white gown, both lacy and delicate,...Read more »
After a Thanksgiving dinner complete with turkey and all the fixings, it’s safe to say that most of us feel pretty full. But no matter how much we eat, there’s always room for dessert.
A fresh-baked pie is a staple of any Thanksgiving feast. But if you aren’t handy in the kitchen or just don’t have the time to bake, there are several local bakeries selling pies in a variety of flavors....Read more »
Carly Rose Sonenclar hopes to have another standout performance on “X Factor” tonight, but if you can’t wait until then to see the Mamaroneck teen sing on stage, we have five clips of Carly Rose before she was a reality TV star.
In 2006, she made her Broadway debut as Little Cosette in a revival of “Les Miserables." Despite the shaky camera work, her talent at such a young age is hard...Read more »
Singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco may live in New Orleans these days, but she does return to the Hudson Valley with regularity, as evidenced by her appearances at the Clearwater Festival in Croton and tonight's show at Tarrytown Music Hall.
I chatted with the congenial, charming songwriter prior to her apperance at this year's Clearwater Fest, and the interview generated many interesting quotes...Read more »
Ethel Kennedy was among the women celebrated at Glamour magazine’s Women of the Year gala on Monday, and quite a few celebrities with local ties attended.
The Kennedy matriarch and her daughter Rory received the "Generations Award.” Rory Kennedy recently premiered an HBO documentary about her mother, which focused in part on Ethel’s dedication to public service. In the words of Rep. John...Read more »
People Magazine is set to announce the Sexiest Man Alive tomorrow morning, and last year’s pick, Bradley Cooper, has nominated a Hudson Valley celebrity to take his crown.
When asked by People at the Hollywood Film Awards in October who he'd pick to take the 2012 title, Cooper pointed to Richard Gere, who was there to receive a lifetime achievement award.
Gere was already named Sexiest...Read more »
Justin Bieber's recent ex Selena Gomez indulged in a little retail therapy — and promoted her clothing line — in White Plains this weekend.
Via Twitter, the star of "Wizards of Waverly Place" gave her fans a little bit of lead time before she headed to the Kmart in White Plains to promote her Dream Out Loud clothing line. By day's end, five fans won an on-site drawing to shop...Read more »
Westchester movie buffs will have to hold their questions for noted Bedford resident Chazz Palminteri: The Westchester Broadway Theatre's "Ask Chazz" event, originally scheduled for Oct. 1 and pushed back until Oct. 29 and then Nov. 12, has been postponed again. As of press time, there is no new date associated with the event.
Famous for his roles in the movie and theatrical renditions...Read more »