Last Wednesday night, Page Six reporter Emily Smith was at the club Provocateur in the meatpacking district at a party for the season finale of The Spin Crowd, an E! network reality show produced by Kim Kardashian.
Ms. Kardashian came and left quickly, and Ms. Smith talked briefly with the club’s owner about its alleged Read More
Page Six is still the gold standard. Gawker is stronger than ever. And gossip at the Daily News is ready to make a comeback.
The Village Voice‘s Joe Coscarelli and Foster Kamer survey the world of gossip reporting in their cover story this week, and suggest that as the playing field has become more crowded, Read More
In the Nude
Former Page Six-er Paula Froelich posed naked for her ex-boyfriend, the painter Les Rogers. Later, she planted an item with her former boss Richard Johnson in the Post‘s gossip column about it.
The item also mentioned that Ms. Froelich would be reading from the recently released paperback edition of her book Mercury in Read More
Today is Paula Froelich‘s last day at Page Six. After the recent publication of her first novel, Mercury in Retrograde, Ms. Froelich is departing to focus on a young adult novel called Grits, which—as she explained when the Transom visited her at her Soho apartment—will be based on her time as the only Read More
Mercury in Retrograde
By Paula Froelich
Atria, 272 pp., $24
Bring on the breezy beach reads! Page Six’s Paula Froelich puts a good deal of fun, wit and observation about New York City (which she no doubt picked up on the job) into her debut novel, and all without a smidgen of mean-spiritedness. Seriously!
Among the guests meandering through the Upper East Side townhouse where Page Six’s Paula Froelich was celebrating the publication of her novel, Mercury in Retrograde, on Tuesday night, May 26, was a mingled group of Ms. Froelich’s friends, colleagues and professional acquaintances: socialite Cornelia Guest, 30 Rock‘s leggy actress Katrina Bowden, essayist and book Read More
Gossip writer Paula Froelich opened the front door to her one-bedroom Soho apartment on a recent evening, wearing a flattering emerald dress with puffy sleeves and woolly, moccasin-style slippers.
She had one hour, she warned, before she had to run out and meet Daily Candy founder Dany Levy and socialite Gigi Read More
Braden Keil, a prince of the New York Post newsroom and the city’s greatest real-estate scoop artist, died Tuesday night, at the age of 53. The cause was complications from melanoma.
Yesterday at the Post‘s Sixth Avenue newsroom in midtown, the loss was palpable.
Mr. Keil sat along with the Page Read More
Today’s Page Six reports that blond Russian tennis star Anna Kournikova wants to follow in the footsteps of shirtless Vogue "intern" Sean Avery and work for Anna Wintour since "it’s so inspiring to see a woman be so powerful."
According to the item, Ms. Kournikova made this plea on her Read More
Lizzie Grubman, the publicist who once told New York magazine that “I’m totally in bed with the Post,” did in fact do everything short of taking employees of the Post—and numerous other gossip purveyors—along on her honeymoon after her wedding on March 18th.
It’s not clear if the groom, Chris Stern, had any friends of Read More