The Daily Transom
Add another RSVP to the great guest list of life — a newly minted nightlife power couple will soon be a family of three.
Party blog doyenne Rachelle Hruska and her new husband, hotelier Sean MacPherson, are welcoming a new member this December, Ms. Hruska confirmed to The Observer.
“We’re very excited!” she said over Read More
In the fall, the beloved Jane Ballroom in the West Village closed temporarily to obtain proper permits that the space lacked when it first opened last summer; two weeks ago, a more polite, well-behaved Jane finally reopened.
“It looks exactly the same, but it’s super-roomy now. Just imagine one-tenth of the amount Read More
Socialite Coralie Charriol Paul began a React to Film series on Wednesday, June 10, at the SoHo House with the film Food, Inc., directed by Robert Kenner and produced by Mr. Kenner and Eric Schlosser, author of the eye-opening and stomach-churning book Fast Food Nation.
“This movie really inspired,” said Ms. Paul’s husband, Dennis Read More
The affable maitre d’ at the Waverly Inn stomped out to the curb on Wednesday night, Dec. 17, armed with pen and paper. He demanded to know, Who’s leading this mob?
About a dozen plainly dressed protesters had lined up outside the fashionable West Village celebrity haunt rather inconveniently around Read More
I have yet to stay a night at The Jane — Bowery Hotel honchos Eric Goode and Sean MacPherson’s trendy makeover of the old downtrodden Hotel Riverview at 113 Jane Street.
But industry blog Hotel Chatter recently checked in and came away with this video-enhanced report on its tiny, 50-square-foot rooms, its Read More
Only four of the Bowery Hotel’s 17 floors have opened for business, but the fireplace in its whiskey-colored lobby already hisses. The thick velvet curtains are up, the over-worn Oriental rugs are down, and there’s pricey booze in the back-room tavern, as well as seven copies of The Times in the old-fashioned newspaper racks.
But Read More
“The worst thing is the guy has absolutely no sense of humor,” a tattooed young woman in a halter top was complaining to the bathroom attendant. “I’ve spent the whole evening telling jokes, and he didn’t laugh once. He just sat there cracking his knuckles and staring into space.”
She dropped a dollar in Read More