| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Back in the days when Adrian, Edith Head and James Galanos were designing, Los Angeles had fashion workrooms to rival the couture ateliers in Paris.
L.A. stylist and society maven Mary Alice Haney wants to bring that dressmaking tradition back with...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:10 AM
October is the epitome of fall – the air is finally cooler, candy corn sales sprout up in every grocery store and a cornucopia of movies that will send a shiver down your spine are miraculously available on On Demand. In celebration of all things...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Bette Midler is Katie Couric's guest on Halloween, and the Divine Miss M has not-so-divine things to say about some young women performers.
In Thursday's telecast of "Katie," Couric asks a question about Miley Cyrus and Lady Gaga, who push the...
| Nov 4, 2013
She held a tape recording to her stomach so the twin boys she was carrying could get used to the sounds of their mom and dad's voices.
"I think I was about 9 and someone said, "What are you going to be when you grow up?' And I said, 'I'm going to have...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Crooner Bruno Mars and monarch Queen Elizabeth II will be among the high-profile hat wearers inducted into the Headwear Hall of Fame in 2014.
Other celebrity headgear aficionados to be inducted alongside them at an April 2014 gala in New York City are...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:30 AM
It's not your imagination: Christmas comes earlier every year, and on TV at least, it stays longer.
Programmers are leveraging the marketing platform of the holidays like never before. Cable networks such as ABC Family, Hallmark Channel and Lifetime...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The former New York Observer editor who hired a then-unknown Candace Bushnell to write a column called "Sex and the City" has died. Peter Kaplan was 59.
Kaplan's wife, Lisa Chase, says he died Friday of cancer in New York City.
Kaplan edited the...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Former New York Observer editor Peter Kaplan has died at age 59.
Kaplan's wife, Lisa Chase, said he died Friday of cancer in New York City.
Kaplan edited the weekly Observer from 1994 to 2009.
He was credited with honing the paper's snarky tone and...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 9:38 PM
Editor hired 'Sex and the City' columnist
Peter Kaplan, 59, the former editor of the New York Observer who hired a then-unknown Candace Bushnell to write a column called "Sex and the City," died Friday of cancer in New York City, said his...
| Oct 9, 2013
Becca and Steve Goering and Virginia Fetzer are expecting.
Fetzer, a Mundelein mother of two, expects to give birth to a boy at Highland Park Hospital on Jan. 29, and the Goerings, a Chicago couple, expect to bring that baby, their biological son, home....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Sarah Jessica Parker couldn't help but wonder what it would be like to collaborate with footwear designer Manolo Blahnik, and Carrie Bradshaw would be shaking in her sky-high boots right about now. (Cue Bradshaw yelp of excitement!)
The "Sex and the...