Today, in your sizzling-hot paper Transom:
New York’s first lady wears Rachel Roy, joining the illustrious ranks of Olivia Palermo and Tyra Banks.
The art magazine Tar might not live to see its first birthday, despite the best efforts of Al Gore’s and Norman Mailer’s kids.
Clive Owen hobnobs with Emeril Read More
Last week, New York Post gossip columnist Cindy Adams hosted a ladies’ luncheon at her Upper East Side apartment in honor of New York’s first lady, Michelle Paterson. This was the same luncheon at which Ms. Paterson told Ms. Adams that her husband was “hurt” about the White House wanting to muscle him out of Read More
I guess David Paterson wasn’t kidding when he lamented his rise to governor. “I did not sign up for this,” was quite the understatement, according to some quotes from his wife, Michelle, in Cindy Adams’ column this morning.
“When this happened with Spitzer and the job suddenly fell to David, the first words Read More
The invitation for El Museo del Barrio’s annual gala, an evening of dinner and dancing to benefit the museum, enticed guests with the promise “Governor Paterson to celebrate his birthday with the Mariachis.”
Indeed, as Cipriani 42nd Street filled with ornate gowns and the buzz of Spanish chitchat on Wednesday, May 20, Governor David Paterson, Read More
ALBANY—Once again, New Yorkers can check out the house they paid for.
The Paterson family announced that they will continue the tradition of opening up the Executive Mansion on Eagle Street – which Mario Cuomo was the last governor to really use as a primary residence – to the public on New Year's day.
DENVER—The First Lady of New York, Michelle Paige Paterson, said this morning that media inquiries about whether she would quit her job when her husband unexpectedly became governor earlier this year struck her as "a little bit out of touch.”
Speaking to the New York delegation at a breakfast at the Sheraton Hotel, Paterson said, Read More
Not everyone in the crowd at the Waldorf Astoria last night, where Michelle Obama addressed gay activists at a fund-raiser for the Gay and Lesbian Leadership Council of the Democratic National Committee, was bowled over by her talk of “robust civil unions,” even as she received a generally warm response for the rest of her Read More
During a nearly half-hour press conference at the state capitol in Albany, David Paterson said he has had affairs with "several" women, two of whom had at one point been on the state payroll.
The governor, who was accompanied by his wife Michelle, said it is a personal matter and did not violate any Read More
Earlier this week, Assemblyman Keith Wright was quoted in the Times Union saying that David Paterson "has been vetted 10 times as much as anybody."
But when I asked if he knew about Paterson’s affair, Wright said, "No. No. Not at all."
"It was a personal situation," Wright told me over the Read More
Print and television reporters are lining up outside the entrance to the executive chambers, waiting for David Paterson’s noon press conference, where he’s expected to discuss his extramarital affair.