Latest Chelsea, Manhattan Stories

2010-08-10 04:22:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Chelsea Paris, a high-end women's shoe collection has inked a deal with boutique fashion and lifestyle firm, The Garage Public Relations. Agency founders, Lauren Johnson and Adam Ambrose will handle the domestic PR and marketing for the emerging brand.

2010-08-09 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Chelsea Handler announces final shows in Cleveland, Toronto, Newark, Pittsburgh and Honolulu to the hugely successful Belvedere Vodka Presents Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang tour.

2010-07-10 23:00:00

NEW YORK, July 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York International Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) will open its 11th edition on Tuesday, July 27 with THE DRY LAND, starring America Ferrera and Wilmer Valderrama at the School of Visual Arts Theater (333 West 23rd Street between 8th and 9th Avenues).

2010-02-05 07:45:00

BALTIMORE, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Acclaimed abstract artist Susan Olmetti (http://www.susanolmetti.com/) has selected CauseWire(TM) (http://www.ereleases.com/causewire/) as her press release distribution partner.

2010-02-01 11:18:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks the Grand Opening of the Distrikt Hotel, embracing the look and spirit of Manhattan's "distrikts" with neighborhood-themed floors from the Financial District to Harlem.

2009-02-02 12:07:05

Director Alan G. Parker says his new U.K. film Who Killed Nancy? makes a strong argument that punk rocker Sid Vicious didn't stab Nancy Spungen to death. Spungen, Vicious' 20-year-old girlfriend, was found dead Oct. 12, 1978, at New York's Chelsea Hotel, where she and Vicious had been staying.

2008-10-12 12:00:11

NEW YORK (AP) -- A family of five, including three children as young as 15 months, died in a blaze Saturday that filled an apartment with thick black smoke and kept the victims from escaping through the front door, fire officials said.

2008-07-18 18:00:33

By Krystal J. Carman, Claremore Daily Progress, Okla. Jul. 18--Chelsea town officials approved a building permit Thursday for Aztec Galvanizing which plans to rebuild after a fire destroyed the building earlier this year.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.