Scorsese wrote to New York City Planning Commission Chairwoman Amanda Burden last week. He praises the neighborhood’s grittiness, ambience and vivid atmosphere.
The Academy Award-winning director was honored at the annual Moth Ball, an event benefiting The Moth, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art of storytelling.
A hint of autumnal Beatlemania was in the air Sunday as Paul McCartney, for the second time in his improbable life, climbed the steps of venerable Old Marylebone Town Hall to take himself a bride. The 69-year-old former Beatle appeared proud.
The four-car train is doing a limited run from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. every weekend through September.
Kenneth Starr “lost his moral compass … partly as a result of his infatuation with his younger fourth wife,” Judge Shira Scheindlin said before imposing the prison term.
Starr admitted to cheating nine elderly and wealthy clients out of millions to pay for his own bills, including the purchase – and sale – of a $7.5 million apartment in Manhattan.
American Express is accusing a jailed financial adviser to the stars of failing to pay $350,000 on his Platinum and Gold cards.