Archive for 2014

A New American Tavern


By Hillary Latos Step back in time to the turn of the century at the historic Church Street Tavern where Old World ambience meets the modern flair of Tribeca. With a nod to the past, the space features exposed brick, black subway tiles, plush leather banquettes, exposed brass piping and hanging pendant lamps that set […]

Satiate the Senses at Asiate

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By Hillary Latos Perched in the sky above Columbus Circle with a 180-degree view of Billionaires Row, Central Park and Fifth Avenue, Asiate is one of Manhattan’s best-kept secrets on the 35th floor of the five-star Mandarin Oriental. Though the million dollar views in a breathtaking setting are enough of a reason to dine here, […]

Williamsburg’s Dolce Vita


By Hillary Latos As Williamsburg is becoming a foodie destination luring Manhattanites across the bridge, one place that put the scene on the map is Roman import Antica Pesa . The restaurant has already gained a loyal following of celebrities, A listers and moguls. Just like its sister property in Italy, this Brooklyn outpost pays […]

From the Mediterranean to Madison Avenue

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By W. A. Muller Iconic Upper East Side restaurant Amaranth continues to thrive – even after 15 years in the business. Owners Paola Pedrignani and Francois Marchand, who recently marked the Mediterranean Bistro’s Anniversary with a glamorous celebration for over 500 of their most loyal customers, attribute its long-running success to “staying true to their Mediterranean roots and never compromising on quality.” Located just […]

Ultimate in West Coast Glamour


By Norah Bradford The Four Seasons Los Angeles, known as the epicenter of West Coast glamour and luxury, is the perfect place to stay in Southern California for business and leisure travelers alike. Recently renovated, this five-star luxury hotel is nestled in a vibrant and leafy residential enclave between Beverly Hills and West Hollywood. During […]

Quintessential English Hospitality in New Orleans

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By Norah Bradford A short walk from the famed French quarter, home to Bourbon Street in New Orleans, Louisiana is a hotel which to paraphrase war poet Rupert Brooke “is a corner… That is for ever England”. Celebrating its 30th Anniversary this establishment began as the vision of New Orleans entrepreneur and Anglophile James J. […]

Tre Soldi Brings Rome To Chicago

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By W. A. Muller Jack Weiss solidified his love affair with Italian cuisine and established his business further by opening Tre Soldi in the summer of 2013. Tre Soldi is also located in Streeterville, but distinguishes itself as a pizzeria and trattoria, focused on the Lazio region of Italy.

Who is leading the Race for the 2015 Awards Season?

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The red carpet race track from Cannes to the Academy Awards By Norah Bradford Speculation surrounding who will take home the coveted statues during the 2015 Awards Season starts as early as the Festival du Cannes located in the South of France in May, and from there takes many unpredictable twists and turns during the festivals as film producers and companies seek […]

Les Miserable Hits All the Right Notes

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By Jane Meyer The Broadway revival of Les Miserable has hit the Imperial Theater on Broadway. For those of you who may have missed the original, have no fear for you haven’t missed a thing! There are musicals and then there are MUSICALS and Les Miz is most assuredly in the latter category. After enjoying […]

Elegant Parisian Getaway At the Hotel de Vendome


By Norah Bradford Though Paris is home to many fabulous hotels, Hotel de Vendome’s charming and convenient location make it a standout choice for visitors to the City of Lights. This exclusive boutique hotel perfectly embodies the notion of Parisian chic. Located in the heart of Paris’s most fashionable district at 1 Place Vendome, this […]

Resident in the city

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Every month, Resident Magazine either hosts or atends the most fabulous parties in New York City, if you would like Resident to attend your event or you would like us to help you throw your own, contact us at: Isabelle Cajfinger of CASHMERETOUCH held a premiere private viewing on Nov 14th at The Palm Too for […]



By George Wayne I thought to myself as I strolled to the R train one night, after devouring the most fabulous meal at Papa Nello Balan’s eponymous name-sake restaurant, Nello and thanking God for great friends and great food institutions, where no matter what hour (mostly) or day of the week you are assured the […]

Party Circuit Live From The Red Carpet

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Hotel Guests Never Want to Leave


By Norah Bradford Private courtyard (check), afternoon tea (check), ideal location (check). DUKES Hotel, located in central London’s St. James promises that any jetsetter will be treated like royalty in this palace, neighboring some of London’s most prestigious restaurants, high-end stores, exquisite galleries and magnificent theatres. First visit to London? Not a problem. DUKES’ more […]

Galas Galore

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Every month, Resident Editor Isaiah Negron will take you to the city’s top galas and benefits. Please email your suggestions to

Miami Beach’s Ultimate Getaway

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By Norah Bradford Sophisticated and chic, classic yet contemporary, the Riviera South Beach offers stylish apartment-like accommodations which will be your base when exploring Miami. Walk into your suite and you will find a gourmet kitchen and separate living and dining areas. Hollywood Regency touches meet bold, modern décor for a look and ambiance that […]

Big Apple Buzz

W Hotels TURN IT UP FOR CHANGE Launch to Benefit The Human Rights Campaign

By Flo Anthony Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff continues to spread her angel wings all over New York City. In the short span of two evenings, Shafiroff, wearing evening gowns by the late Oscar de la Renta, co-chaired one benefit and was honored by a separate charity. Along with Cathy Black, Shafiroff was the co-chair for the […]

FruVe': Not Just Another Juice Bar

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By W. A. Muller FruVe’ xPress Juicery, the “World’s Most Complete Juice Bar”, is now open in Chicago’s vibrant South Loop neighborhood. FruVe’ is making health and balance accessible to Chicagoans on the go. The juicery creates nutrient rich organic, fresh cold press juices, smoothies, cleanses, salads, soups, paninis and acai bowls for those looking […]

Around The Town

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With Columnist Joe Alexander & Photographer Patrick McMullan Jennifer Lawrence claims she is getting too much attention with her newest installment of The Hunger Games franchise Mockingjay: “I get photographers hiding in my bushes. We’re way past autographs. We’re into being stalked and followed.” Her co-star Josh Hutcherson reveals, “I like girls who can go […]

Kick Kennedy: Fights For The Animals

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By Christopher A. Pape Photos by Larry Busacca/Getty Images Hair by Ivy Camacho for Angelo David Salon | ELCHIM Makeup by Houda Casablanca for Angelo David Salon | NARS Thanks to The Humane Society of New York for two adorable puppies & The OUT Hotel for use of their space Although young, the accolades for […]


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FOILING PLOTS TO BLOW UP THE UN & ISRAEL GIVE A TIMELY TWIST TO POLITICAL THRILLER, THE BOOK OF ZEV “How do you go from being a simple traffic engineer to the puppet for a gang of religious zealots running the country – and possibly one of the most evil men in the world?” – […]

DLT Interiors Does It Best

The entryway is also reimagined and furnished with the same aquatic and dreamy theme in mind. The blue-gray transitional bamboo cabinets coupled with the gorgeous ceramic lamp against the columbia blue wallpapers greets guests into the energetic home.

DLT is a team of Interiors experts consisting of the best contractors in Manhattan, meticulous custom millwork/cabinetry specialists, expert custom window treatments, as well as complete interior design. DLT approaches every project on an individual basis with thoughtful attention to the ideas, needs, personality and lifestyle of its clients. As DLT strives to create a […]

Local Charity + Local Main Street

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A Winning Formula for our Communities Port Washington Village Jeweler Glenn Bradford partnering with community based charities to raise funds & awareness with their 13th Annual “Holiday Shop for Charity” For Immediate Release PORT WASHINGTON, NY (November 06, 2014)—Lillian McCormick didn’t realize who Glenn Bradford was when she waltzed into his shop with her winning […]

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s 20th Anniversary Legends Gala

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund's 20th Anniversary Legends Gala, Hosted by Harry Connick Jr.

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s 20th Anniversary Legends Gala, Hosted by Harry Connick Jr. The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) celebrated it’s 20th anniversary with the Legends Gala on Wednesday, November 5th at The Pierre in New York. This glamorous evening united the business, philanthropy, fashion, media and entertainment industries behind the important cause and together raise money toward the much-needed funds for […]

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