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Sarah Jessica Parker Has Considered Leaving New York

“[The papparazi] follow every move I make until I’m back inside the house. You do start to understand the behind-the-gate mentality, the getting in the car in your driveway. But…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | July 15, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Breaking News: Gay Marriage Passes In New York

New York State has officially passed a same sex marriage bill, 33 to 29, becoming the sixth and largest state to make gay marriage legal in the United States. This…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 25, 2011 - 12:15 am

Today’s Lady News: Hijab-Wearing Muslim Girl In NY Assaulted By A Classmate

A Muslim girl on Staten Island in New York was shoved, punched, kicked and had her hijab (headscarf) nearly pulled off by a 12-year-old classmate, , reportedly because of…

Jessica Wakeman | March 31, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Geraldine Ferraro Dies

Geraldine Ferraro, the first woman from a major party ever to run for vice president, died yesterday at age 75. Ferraro was a Queens criminal prosecutor and then representative in…

Jessica Wakeman | March 27, 2011 - 12:45 pm

Josh Radnor Says Women Are Just More Alluring In New York

“New York and L.A. both have a lot of beautiful women, but in New York that beautiful woman will be reading a book. That, to me, is intensely sexy. If…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | March 16, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Breastfeeding Is Like Slim Fast In Diapers, Says New PSA

Burning 500 calories a day without any cardiovascular exercise? Sign me up!

Oh wait, you mean I have to go through childbirth and then breastfeed a baby?

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Man Locks Himself In To Keep Technology Out

How far would you go to break yourself of your internet addiction? If you’re Mark Malkoff, you’ll lock yourself in your bathroom for five days. Malkoff, of New York, NY,…

Julie Gerstein | August 24, 2010 - 2:40 pm

10 Things Patti Stanger Needs To Know About Men In New York City

Good news! Our favorite matchmaker, Patti Stanger, is ditching la-la land and heading to the Big Apple for the next season of “Millionaire Matchmaker.” It’s about time, Patti! We –…

Ami Angelowicz | July 14, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Vera Wang Goes Jersey

We are going to call this one “Snookie’s Wang”. Ms. Vera closed her show in New York with a ‘do that resembled the signature style of our favorite MTV train…

Lauren Panariello | March 3, 2010 - 1:29 pm

New York Governor David Paterson Denies Sex Scandal Rumors

Very Important Question: if former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, who resigned amidst a prostitution scandal, is the “Luv Guv,” what will we call the current governor, David Paterson, if…

Jessica Wakeman | February 9, 2010 - 2:40 pm

New York’s “Are You Drinking Fat?” PSA Ad Is The Grossest Ever

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg doesn’t want anyone in this city to have any fun. First, he banned smoking in bars, then trans-fats, then he made all chain restaurants…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | December 15, 2009 - 3:10 pm

London To New York: You Suck. So, What’s The Best City Out There?

“New York has lost its edge,” claims The Times in London. We’re not exactly sure how London is in a position to judge the city where Frisky HQ is located,…

Leonora Epstein | November 23, 2009 - 1:10 pm

Does The Fashion Industry Need Government Aid To Survive?

The fashion industry has been hard hit by the recession, and it looks like it may take some strategic political partnerships to find the path of recovery. After the collaborative…

Leonora Epstein | October 20, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Henri Bendel Models Forced To Facebook In Public

Iconic New York City boutique, Henri Bendel is embracing the future. Instead of the standard slim mannequins draped in high end gear, the Fifth Avenue store has hired live models…

Zandile Blay | August 20, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Manhattan Is The Country’s Thinnest City

A study came out this week proving what anyone who’s ever lived in The Big Apple probably already guessed: Manhattan is the nation’s thinnest city. The study looked at body-mass…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 25, 2009 - 4:30 pm

The Naked Cowboy Is Running For Mayor Of New York City

Neither rain, nor snow, nor gloom of night can keep “Naked Cowboy” Robert Burck from strumming his guitar in his undies to entertain tourists in New York City. And now…

Daniela Guernica | July 22, 2009 - 11:40 am

Carrie Bradshaw Is Dead

Once upon a time, Carrie Bradshaw was a role model for women across America, and “Sex and the City” promised a Manolos and men-filled life. Even after the show was…

Susannah Breslin | December 18, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Child Prostitution, Breast Cancer, And Gossip Girl Sneak Peeks

On Friday, New York Governor David Paterson signed a bill into law that decriminalizes child prostitution. Those under 18 who are arrested for sexually-oriented crimes will be provided with social…

Catherine Strawn | September 29, 2008 - 1:30 pm

New York Fashion Week: Geren Ford Goes For Jewel Tones For Spring 2009

Geren Lockhart, designer of the Geren Ford collection is having quite a year with her super-hyped Urban Outfitters collection. Lockhart also pulled out of LA Fashion Week, presenting instead last…

Leonora Epstein | September 4, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Big Apple Hotel Offers Mr. Big Package

On Friday, May 30th, shoe stores will be empty, makeup counters customerless, salons won’t have a hair to do, and every man in America will be single for a few…

Simcha | May 13, 2008 - 2:30 pm