Cynthia Rowley

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2013

    8 Reasons Why Fashion Week Didn't Suck

    Another Fashion Week has come and gone. Naturally, we used all of Sunday to nap and recover from 12 hectic days of runway shows, celebrity sightings, and chain-smoking free e-cigarettes. While in deep coma, we drifted back to all of the thrilling, weird moments that Fashion Week coughed up, without ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    A Presidential Lunch in Greenwich Village; 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs' Opens Friday

    ​ President Obama and former president Bill Clinton had lunch at Il Mulino in Greenwich Village yesterday afternoon. The two men were inside the restaurant for about an hour and a half. Clinton said they ate "fish, pasta, and salad." [NY Times] Two managers at Shanghai's Coca-Cola bottling pl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    Yes In My Backyard: Download the Beets' "Don't Fit In My Head"

    Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing new and emerging MP3s from local talent. Last time, we gave you the exclusive video of Motel Motel's "Coffee." The Beets and some wrestler guy The Beets are one of the most underappreciated bands in New York, especially since they should be rid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2009

    Bedbug Complaints Up in City, at Fashion Week

    Gale Brewer's interest in a New York bedbug bill could hardly come at a better time: the Daily News reports that bedbug complaints are up 34 percent from last year. Tireless local anti-bedbug crusader Renee Corea says the problem is certainly much worse, as many New Yorkers don't call 311, from whi ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 30, 2006
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    October 4, 2005
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    July 27, 2004