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Ron Howard will be among the broadcasting legends honored tonight by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences at a Los Angeles gala.
The Academy Award-winning director, who turned 59 March 1, kicked off his showbiz career in 1960, when he played young Opie Taylor on CBS' "The Andy Griffith Show." Although many child stars can struggle to find their way on and off the screen as...Read more »
International Women’s Day, marked annually on March 8, is a time to recognize acts of courage, strength and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in their communities.
Here are five females with ties to the Hudson Valley that deserve to be honored today:
Hillary Clinton: The former secretary of state, New York state senator and first lady, who lives...Read more »
There's a lot to look for at the 85th Academy Awards ceremony tonight, from red-carpet analysis to handing out of hardware in the most coveted categories.
ABC's coverage from the red carpet begins at 7 p.m., and the ceremony starts at 8:30. But before then, Newsday Westchester is offering five incentives to watch the broadcast in its entirety, keeping a focus on Hudson Valley connections.
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Beyoncé's HBO documentary, "Life is But a Dream," premiered Saturday, and in it, the pop superstar, who's rumored to own a home in Scarsdale, offers viewers a rare, behind-the-scenes look at her performances and private life.
In November, Beyoncé said through a statement that she chose to collaborate with HBO because of the network's "history of pushing every boundary with class...Read more »
Beyoncé and Jay-Z were among the honored guests at Monday’s inauguration event for President Barack Obama’s second term, with the R&B diva performing the national anthem to conclude the public ceremony.
But it’s by no means the first time the hip-hop power couple, who own a home and got their marriage license in Scarsdale, have been in the president’s corner.
Support dates back to...Read more »
Beyonce is shaping up to have a very busy 2013 and we’re only two weeks into the new year. The superstar, who owns a home in Scarsdale, has been tapped to perform at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration on Jan. 21.
According to People magazine, Beyonce will sing the National Anthem during the ceremony, which will take place at the West Front of the U.S. Capitol. Other performers include...Read more »
2012 has been memorable for a number of Hudson Valley celebrities, but five in particular had a truly noteworthy year. Here’s our countdown of the Hudson Valley stars who made the biggest news this year.
5. Blake Lively: The “Gossip Girl” actress had an eventful year, starting with purchasing a home in Bedford with Ryan Reynolds. The couple have been spotted out and about throughout northern...Read more »
Celebrities with Hudson Valley ties are well-represented in the Grammy nominations announced Wednesday night.
Jay-Z earned an impressive six nominations for songs from "Watch the Throne," his album with Kanye West, as well as collaborations with other artists. The Scarsdale homeowner earned nominations in four categories, including two nods for Best Rap Performance and two nods for...Read more »
Beyoncé will take charge of an HBO documentary about the subject she knows best: herself.
The pop and R&B superstar, who owns a Scarsdale home with her husband, Jay-Z, will be calling the shots as director of her own film, slated to premiere Feb. 16. The documentary is expected to be a fusion of stage performances and behind-the-scenes footage, some of which Beyoncé will shoot from her...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 »