• Short Ribs with Sapporo

    ingredients 3 pounds beef short ribs 2 cups salt 1 carrot, roughly chopped 1 onion, finely chopped 2 stalks celery, finely chopped 1 quart veal, beef or chicken stock 1 pint Sapporo beer 2 sprigs thyme 1 sprig rosemary 5 pieces sun-dried tomatoes, chopped 4 ounces foie gras scraps (optional) 1/4 pound Italian flat leaf […]

  • Happy Foods

    Do you want to feel better about what you eat? Do you want to feel better all day long? Healthy foods do not only taste better but it is far less expensive and can change your mental outlook on life. Author Karen Wang Diggs has lived in Hong Kong, Mainland China and the United States […]

  • Party Pics: Pulse of the City

    It was a festive evening in the midst of the holiday season as the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) honored Dr. Henry A. Kissinger, the iconic former Secretary of State and the U.S. National Security Advisor, on December 11, 2015, at  the Plaza Hotel in New York.  One of the world’s most accomplished and respected public […]

  • Party Pics: Groundswell 2015 Art Auction Benefit

    A heartfelt thank you to all who attended the Groundswell 2015 Art Auction Benefit at the Wythe Hotel on Tuesday night, helping make this year’s Art Auction Benefit the most successful to date. Congratulations again to our honorees: Martha Cooper, David Goldstein of Goldstein Hall PLLC, and Colossal Media. See more here.

  • T Salon

    Why T in your cup? For over 20 years, New York City’s most discerning restaurants, hotels, spas, retail shops, museums and other institutions have loyally featured T Salon products and for good reason. T Salon is local and sustainable. Our teas are sustainably sourced and shipped from all over the world to our New York […]

  • Marriott Hotels first to offer Netflix to Guests

    Marriott Hotels, the flagship brand of Marriott International Inc., and Netflix announced a groundbreaking partnership to revolutionize the guest room entertainment experience. Guests staying at select Marriott Hotels will be able to subscribe to Netflix or sign into their existing accounts simply by using the Netflix app on the hotel’s internet-connected guest room televisions. For […]

  • New York Edition

    The New York EDITION Ushers In An Era Of New Luxury For A New Generation People are changing. New York is changing. Luxury is changing.  With The New York EDITION, Ian Schrager and Marriott International respond to this changing landscape by introducing a new luxury for a new generation. Until now, the idea of a modern luxury hotel was […]

  • UFO Hotel

    The first UFO Hotel in America is no longer just a fantasy. The $30 million project in Baker, Calif., which is being spearheaded by a charismatic visionary, Luis Ramallo, will feature 31 rooms on two floors designed within a full-scale alien spacecraft where guests can spend the night in alien-themed rooms and dine in an alien-themed restaurant. “We are […]

  • Bideawee Ball 2015

    Monday, June 15, 2015 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM The Pierre Hotel 2 East 61st Street at Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10065 Celebrate pets at the Bideawee Ball on June 15, 2015 Join Bideawee and 300 socially active animal lovers from New York City’s business, social, and celebrity communities at the 2015 Bideawee Ball. […]

  • Taste of Home

    Thursday, June 4 2015 VIP Hour: 6:00 – 7:00 PM Event: 7:00 – 9:00 PM Honorary Chair Ruth Reichl and Housing Works invite you to join hosts Alex Guarnaschelli, Sam Sifton and Brooks Headley for Housing Works’s popular chefs’ tasting and culinary-themed benefit. Featuring food from: Jody Williams, Buvette, Via Carota Carlo Mirarchi, Blanca, Roberta’s […]

  • 19th Annual Hamptons Heart Ball

    June 13, 2015     6:00 PM | Saturday Glitz & Glamour Kick-Off March 24, 2015 Two hundred supporters gathered at the Martha Washington Hotel in NYC to kick-off the 19th Annual Hamptons Heart Ball. Photo credit: Annie Watts A Celebration of creating and sharing. Our evening celebrates: our work and mission; our donors and volunteers; and […]

  • 80,000 Steinway to Benefit Operation of Hope

    World-renowned and groundbreaking concert pianist/composer Carter Larsen is selling his piano collection of twenty-five years to benefit the arts and humanities.

  • Google To Shut Its Doors in Dallas-Ft Worth

    The board of the Dallas/Fort Worth Search Engine Marketing Association (DFWSEM) is perplexed at the recent announcement that Google would soon close its Dallas sales location.

  • Hollywood Artist Explores the 'Green' side of Famous L.A. Landmarks

    Nathan Horner's new installment in the 'L.A. Icons' series celebrating L.A.'s famous landmarks (Hollywood Boulevard, Beverly Hills, Griffith Observatory) focuses on the vegetation.

  • Fall's Hottest Runway Event Returns

    Appearances by Roberto Cavalli, Rodarte's Kate and Laura Mulleavy, Thakoon Panichgul, Marchesa's Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig, Peter Som, Marc Bouwer and more

  • Top 13 Haunted Hotspots in America

    With Halloween right around the corner, the haunt industry's official list of the Top 13 Professional Haunted Attractions in the country was released Friday.

  • New Michelin Guide for San Francisco Is Out

    The new guide contains more than 55 new establishments, and features 448 establishments in all -- a number that includes 383 restaurants representing 35 types of cuisine, and 65 area hotels.

  • Dustin Hoffman, Josh Brolin and Kristin Scott Thomas to be Honored by Hollywood Fest

    The 12th Annual Hollywood Film Festival and Hollywood Awards, co-chaired by Paul Haggis and presented by Starz, are pleased to announce honorees who will be recognized for their achievements at the festival's Hollywood Awards Gala Ceremony, which will take place on October 27, 2008, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

  • Big Extravaganza Planned For Local Hospitality Folks

    This first annual awards ceremony and party extravaganza will honor the creme de la creme of nightclubs, restaurants, hotels, bars, and lounges. Atlanta's nightlife is a thriving contributor to the city's economy and is the very pulse of residents and tourists alike, who fervently search for fine dining, good music, and beautiful people.

  • Selita Ebanks Earns Her Wings as Victoria’s Secret’s Newest Earthbound Angel

    The Hottest Model Sits Down For a Chit-Chat With Us.

  • Are You Crazy, a Winery in Miami?

    Clients can choose between large runs (75-2000 cases), of different varietals of wines from Argentina and Italy, or small runs where the customer can participate in almost the whole process of winemaking, except for the crush.

  • Cancer101 Benefit at the Bowery

    CANCER101 held its much anticipated BIG TOP AT THE BOWERY cocktail benefit July 30 at the Bowery Terrace at the Bowery Hotel, to celebrate cancer patients, survivors and their caregivers.

  • AsianMBA Career Expo Sept. 10-12

    Largest Gathering of Present and Emerging Asian Leaders.

  • Benchmark Hospitality Chefs at James Beard House

    Benchmark’s Fifth Consecutive Year at Beard House will Honor Bob Zappatelli.

  • Red Carpet Screening of Edward Norton’s New Film on March 25

    Gen Art invites you to the red carpet screening and after-party for "Leaves of Grass" directed by Tim Blake Nelson and starring Edward Norton, Keri Russell, Tim Blake Nelson, Melanie Lynskey, with Richard Dreyfuss and Susan Sarandon.

  • OneLegUp: A Big Legdown!

    The Party Is One Big Version of The Body Snatchers!

  • Wives More Likely To Cheat On Holiday

    The study of 800 men and 800 women revealed that 33% of cheating spouses have had an affair while on holiday, and 6% have dared to cheat while on holiday with their spouse.

  • Ultimate Cocktails, Spirits & Wine Blast

    On October 15, 2010, the founders of the Ultimate Beverage Challenge, F. Paul Pacult, Sue Woodley and David Talbot, hosted more than 1,600 of their closest friends and fans at their first ever ULTIMATE COCKTAILS, SPIRITS & WINE BLAST at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.

  • Did Someone Say Burgers?

    As New Yorkers continue to prove they’re bonkers for burgers in any size, shape or form, the owners of Rare Bar & Grill decided to expand, and set down roots inside the new Fashion 26 – a Wyndham Hotel, which opened in April 2010

  • Restaurant of the Week: Strand Hotel American Bistro

    As you enter the lounge you cannot miss the swing, which you might whimsically take a ride on before checking in with the hostess for your table. There is a hideaway lounge-seating area to the left with a prominent wine display above, a long tall table for cocktails, and, as you continue back, an alabaster bar followed by two more lounge areas with a stand-alone fireplace in between them, framed by bookshelves. For intimate fireside...

  • Ben Affleck at the Premiere of The Company Men

    The Company Men premiered recently, with an after party at the Asellina in the Gansevoort hotel.