November 16, 1998 |
Mayor Rudolph Giuliani may have shuttered most of the porn joints around Times Square, but the hottest sex show in quite some time lands on Broadway on Nov. 27. "The Blue Room" comes with a much better pedigree, of course. David Hare has adapted this sophisticated sex comedy from Arthur Schnitzler's turn-of-the-century Viennese classic of lust and longing, "La Ronde." The brilliant young Sam Mendes has directed it.
November 27, 2010 |
A horse-drawn wagon delivered the White House Christmas tree Friday, with First lady Michelle Obama and her children, Sasha and Malia, on hand to receive it as a military band played "Oh Christmas Tree. " The family gave the tree, a Douglas fir from Lehighton, Pa., a thumbs up before heading back into the White House on a cool day under overcast skies. The tree will be set up in the Blue Room of the White House, where it will be decorated by the floral department staff and volunteers, according to the National Christmas Tree Assn.
April 11, 2001 |
Ernie, the six-toed orange-and-white tabby who once belonged to President Bush, was found roaming the Avenue of the Stars in Century City early Tuesday, some five miles away from his adopted home. The 3-year-old feline wandered away from the spacious Brentwood Park home of his adoptive owner, Brad Freeman, nearly a month ago. He was found by a night watchman named Joseph Matthews who had seen news reports of the missing cat and immediately phoned Freeman.
HOME & GARDEN
November 2, 1991 |
Question: I would like to perk up my living room. It has antique white walls, off-white, beige draperies and dark brown carpeting. There are two large sofas--which I would like to re-upholster--a large dark-colored coffee table and a dark-colored piano. There also is a large window that receives plenty of light. The only things that have to stay are the carpeting, the table and the piano. Do you have any suggestions for the draperies, the sofas and any other room accessories? T.
December 7, 2003 |
Every Thursday, couples are married at the Beverly Hills Courthouse by deputy commissioner Toni Levyn. Levyn, who has united nearly 4,000 couples under a floral arch in her chambers and keeps a loaner ring on hand, says that wedding duds range from formal gowns and tuxedos to blue jeans and sneakers. For the record, Levyn notes that the grooms tend to tear up more often than the brides. We asked some newly minted spouses about the holy state of matrimony.
December 6, 2002 |
Lighting the national Christmas tree Thursday, President Bush offered comfort to families grieving for loved ones lost in the terrorist attacks and those separated during the holidays by military assignments. "In this season we celebrate with our families, and deeply miss family members no longer with us," said Bush, bundled against the cold in an overcoat and Stetson.