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Former Yankees outfielder Bernie Williams makes an all-star appearance on a different stage Thursday, as the Westchester resident and Latin Grammy-nominated guitarist will be joined by his All-Star Band to play his signature sound of Latin jazz rhythms at Westchester's Ridge Hill in Yonkers. (For an interview with Williams about his upcoming show, click here.)
Williams is kicking off Ridge...Read more »
While it seems as unlikely as rolling triple snake eyes at backgammon, a consulting company run by one of the world’s most famous chefs has created a sleek new diner-like restaurant at the sprawling Empire City Casino in Yonkers. On June 19, Ducasse Studio, the consulting arm of Alain Ducasse Entreprise, opened pinch, a 245-seat space designed to lure gamblers of every type, temperament, bankroll,...Read more »
ABC will begin burning off the final episodes of the Vanessa Williams vehicle "666 Park Avenue" Saturday night at 9, while Lifetime's new drama "Devious Maids," featuring Susan Lucci, kicks off Sunday night at 10.
One of several new series with Hudson Valley ties to be canceled, "666 Park Avenue" was a supernatural prime-time soap with a cast that included Williams...Read more »
Two music icons with Scarsdale connections join a Pound Ridge homeowner's pup on this week's countdown of top Twitter posts from celebrities with regional ties.
Because the following embedded tweets, links 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.
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are the proud parents of a new baby girl, reportedly named North West, and Hudson Valley comedians have been navigating the trending topic on Twitter throughout the week.
Future "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon, who grew up in Saugerties, was among the first comedians to congratuate Kanye West, with whom he's apparently closer than most people might...Read more »
"The Sopranos" cast members — many of whom have strong Hudson Valley ties — are mourning the loss of three-time Emmy Award winner James Gandolfini, who played mob boss Tony Soprano on the HBO series and died suddenly Thursday in Rome.
Edie Falco, who attended Purchase College, won Emmys for her role as Carmela Sorpano, Tony's wife. "I am shocked and devastated by Jim's passing,"...Read more »
Hudson Valley music fans are going to have plenty of opportunities to rock out this summer, with two major concert series that recently kicked off.
Some of the biggest acts in rock and country music will be stopping by the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts this season (200 Hurd Rd., Bethel; 866-781-2922; www.bethelwoodscenter.org). They include Heart (June 29), Dave Matthews Band (July 2),...Read more »
It was a busy week for celebrities with Hudson Valley connections, and some took a break from their hectic schedules to post their thoughts, photos and videos on Twitter.
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.
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Dads throughout the U.S. will be celebrated on Father’s Day Sunday, including quite a few famous fathers who hail from the Hudson Valley. Check out these five celebrity fathers and their equally famous offspring:
Bill and Chelsea Clinton: Bill and wife Hillary are Chappaqua residents and daughter Chelsea, an NBC News special correspondent, married in Rhinebeck in 2010. Clinton was recently...Read more »
Eliminated by fiery chef Gordon Ramsay on this season of Fox's "Hell's Kitchen," Dan Ryan of Hartsdale and Amanda Giblin of Pine Bush will meet in Ryan's hometown today, along with two other former contestants and under far less stressful conditions.
Hey NY/NJ fans. Come meet ME @jessicahk11 @danhk11 @barrethk11 today @6:30 @chefcentral in Hartsdale! twitter.com/AmandaGHK11/st… —...Read more »