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Three-Day Hollywood Auction Blockbuster Realizes Record-Breaking Sales



Julien’s Auctions and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) – the ultimate destination for Hollywood memorabilia auctions – held “Legends: Hollywood & Royalty,” on Wednesday, September 6th, Thursday, September 7th, and Friday, September 8th, their three-day star-studded event featuring over 1,400 artifacts from the greatest films of the Classic Era to Contemporary films spanning Sci-Fi, Action and Fantasy classics and beyond as well as a historic collection of Royal one-of-a-kind treasures including gowns personally owned and worn by Princess Diana. The sale was held in front of a live audience at Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills and online with a record-breaking number of bidders and collectors from around the world participating on Julien’s Live.

Earlier this year, Julien’s Auctions launched a new multimedia campaign which resulted in a record-breaking number of registered bidders and participants in this auction. This new multimedia campaign includes marketing efforts such as compelling promotional videos, newsletters, and a social media presence that give the auction house a premium feel. Via Julien’s partnership with Turner Classic Movies, who showcased the event with exclusive content promoting the auction across their channel and platforms, legions of film and television fans were brought in to this historic auction to celebrate popular culture icons.

One of the most highly anticipated moments of the auction was the sale of Princess Diana’s personally-owned wardrobe including custom-made gowns from world-renowned designers Bruce Oldfield and Catherine Walker.

A red Bruce Oldfield silk gown worn by Princess Diana to the world premiere of Hot Shots on November 18, 1991 sold for $571,500 well over its original estimate of $200,000.

A Catherine Walker black and jade gown worn to a gala event in Toronto, Canada on October 26, 1991 was another top seller which sold for $571,500.

A custom-made black velvet and ivory gown, also designed by Catherine Walker, that was worn by Princess Diana to a private event sold for $508,000, eight times its original estimate of $60,000. Catherine Walker created some of Diana’s most iconic looks such as “The Elvis Dress.” Walker designed gowns as well as an entire wardrobe for royal tours. The designs Walker created showcased clean lines but offered design details that could be picked up on camera and stand out. Walker was one of Princess Diana’s favorite designers and created custom designs for her for over 16 years.

Some of the most glamorous costumes from The Golden Age of Hollywood were sold such as the beautiful Givenchy Couture pink evening dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in her iconic role of “Holly Golightly” in the classic film Breakfast at Tiffany’s which was the top selling item of this category and sold for $444,500, more than double its original estimate. Hepburn is seen in the dress towards the end of the film when the characters Holly and José (played by José Luis de Vilallonga) return from a night out. Hepburn’s wide brim straw hat worn in her role as “Jo Stockton” in Funny Face also made an appearance ($22,750).

Other exceptional style pieces in this category included:

  • Judy Garland’s “Manuela” wedding dress costume from The Pirate ($38,100);

  • Greta Garbo’s “Marguerite Gautier” Gilbert Adrian taffeta robe from Camille ($16,250);

  • Joan Crawford’s day-dress costume worn as the title role character Harriet Craig ($13,000);

  • Vivien Leigh’s “Emma Hamilton” Rene Hubert velvet gown from That Hamilton Woman! ($11,700); and more.

An exclusive collection featuring Hollywood Royal couple Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall’s most cherished pieces were offered for the first time at auction, including:

  • their matching wedding rings ($190,500);

  • Bacall’s famous whistle bracelet gifted to her by Bogart ($158,750);

  • Bogart gifted heart-shaped locket ($57,150); Bogart’s engraved tie clip ($6,500);

  • a Katherine Hepburn gifted The African Queen tiller ($6,500); and more.

Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall’s son Stephen Bogart commented, “My sister Leslie and I would like to thank Julien’s Auctions, Turner Classic Movies and Brooks Branch for their tremendous job bringing these important and dear artifacts to auction. Everyone was so lovely to work with and TCM helped to put a wonderful spotlight on my parents’ legacy. Kudos to all.”

Another top selling highlight of the event was the sale of William Shatner’s iconic Captain James T. Kirk’s Starfleet Command jacket from Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan($127,000). Shatner can be seen wearing this wool knit maroon jacket at many points in the film, including during the opening sequence. Other out of this world Star Treklots included a 24K gold-plated U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 model as seen used in Star Trek: The First Contact ($22,750) and the “U.S.S. Yeager” starship model as seen used in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine ($13,000).

From a galaxy far, far away, Star Wars highlights included the sale of Ewan McGregor as “Obi-Wan Kenobi’s” dueling lightsaber from Star Wars – Revenge of the Sith($91,000). This type lightsaber prop would have been utilized for Obi-Wan’s famous duel against his apprentice Anakin Skywalker (Hayden Christensen), Count Dooku (Christopher Lee), and during a duel with General Grievous (Matthew Wood). An iconic DL-44 blaster as seen used by Harrison Ford as “Han Solo” in Star Wars – The Force Awakens also brought an impressive $39,000.

Other outstanding pieces sold were original production costume components like those seen as part of the full iconic slave costume worn by Carrie Fisher as “Princess Leia Organa” in Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi which was won by Carrie Fisher’s brother, Todd Fisher ($38,100).

“We are very happy to add this piece to the estates’ collection of Debbie and Carrie artifacts,” said Todd Fisher. “We have been working with Darren Julien of Julien’s Auctions for many decades. He has helped us acquire some very important pieces, including my mother’s birthday cake outfit from Singin’ in the Rain.”

From the wizarding world of Harry Potter came a number of production-used wands that broke Julien’s previous record sales of Harry Potter franchise wands sold in a single auction. Highlights include:

  • a “Severus Snape” wand prop used by Alan Rickman in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 ($29,250),

  • a “Dumbledore” Elder wand prop used by Michael Gambon in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (sold for $29,250 over two times its original estimate),

  • a “Harry Potter” wand used by Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 ($22,750),

  • and a pair of wand props used by Emma Watson as “Hermione Granger” ($19,500) and Rupert Grint as “Ron Weasley” in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1($10,400).

Iconic pop culture artifacts made their way to the auction podium, some being offered for the first time since their respected productions. Some notable highlights include:

  • a Xenomorph alien head from the Carlo Rambaldi Archives used in Alien ($50,800),

  • a “Mr. Black / Berserker” costume display from Predators ($26,000),

  • an “Alien Queen” large-scale model molded from castings from the production of Aliens ($25,400),

  • a filming miniature “Supersonic Spindrift” from the classic television series Land of the Giants ($45,500),

  • Peter Weller’s stunt RoboCop costume ($32,000), and many more.

Property from the life and career of Hollywood legend Dennis Hopper featured items such as art associated with Hopper’s friendship and artistic exchanges with American pop artist Ed Ruscha including a limited-edition copy of Ruscha’s Some Los Angeles Apartments inscribed by the photographer and with a handwritten note by Hopper ($19,050); a limited edition Ed Ruscha Various Small Fires artist book inscribed to Dennis Hopper in pencil by Ruscha ($15,875) and a Polaroid photograph of Hopper wearing a white shirt, brown vest, and a cowboy hat taken by and signed by Andy Warhol ($26,000).

“Our latest Hollywood auction, with our esteemed marketing partner TCM, featured a number of record sales of items such as pieces owned by Princess Diana, Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, and a marquee lineup of the most recognizable pop culture artifacts from the worlds of Star Trek, Star Wars, Harry Potter and more,” said Martin Nolan, Executive Director and Founder of Julien’s Auctions. “Buoyed by the tremendous success of this three-day sale – which brought in a record number of registrants and bidders from across the globe – we are already busy at work in the launch of our next Hollywood auction that will be a year-end spectacular as we celebrate Julien’s 20th anniversary.”

Other highlights included:

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still original special effects “Klaatu” flying saucer miniature ($26,000);

  • James Dean’s original oil painting of Miles Davis completed in 1954 ($29,250);

  • Michael York’s “Logan 5” Sandman ensemble from Logan’s Run ($19,500);

  • Blade Runner 2049 props including Harrison Ford’s “Rick Deckard stunt Pflager-Katsumata Series D “LAPD PK0D 2019” blaster prop ($32,500), and Ryan Gosling’s “K” stunt “LAPD 2049” blaster prop ($26,000);

  • A Terminator 2 – Judgement Day “Future War” Skynet Hunter Killer Tank ($34,925);

  • Matt Damon’s “Max Da Costa” HULC suit costume and chemrail gun from Elysium ($13,000);

  • Michael J. Fox’s Back to the Future Part II sunburst multiple ties ($16,250);

  • A Jack Nicholson signed “Joker” glove from Batman ($10,400);

  • Star Wars – The Force Awakens Daisy Ridley’s “Rey” NN-14 blaster prop ($16,250);

  • Star Wars – The Force Awakens Snowtrooper helmet prop ($15,875);

  • Pedro Pascal’s IB-94 blaster pistol prop from The Mandalorian ($13,000);

  • Daniel Craig’s “Spectre” ring from Spectre ($19,500);

  • Madonna’s “Gloria Tatlock” ensemble from Shanghai Surprise ($11,700);

  • Katherine Hepburn’s United States passport ($11,430) and more.

Suzanna, co-owns and publishes the newspaper Times Square Chronicles or T2C. At one point a working actress, she has performed in numerous productions in film, TV, cabaret, opera and theatre. She has performed at The New Orleans Jazz festival, The United Nations and Carnegie Hall. She has a screenplay and a TV show in the works, which she developed with her mentor and friend the late Arthur Herzog. She is a proud member of the Drama Desk and the Outer Critics Circle and was a nominator. Email:


Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival Returns



The Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Invesco QQQ (NYCWFF) unveils the 17th annual lineup featuring a groundbreaking expansion into Brooklyn this October 17-20, 2024. The Festival is set to offer all new programming and an unforgettable experience to support its charitable partner God’s Love We Deliver, New York City’s only provider of life-sustaining meals and nutrition counseling to those affected by severe and chronic illness.

Fan-favorite events such as the Grand Tasting and Pier Parties will now be anchored in one, sprawling 450,000 sq. ft. covered location at the new Invesco QQQ Campus at Brooklyn Army Terminal. This monumental shift, made possible through our dynamic partnership with Invesco QQQ, not only consolidates the Festival’s signature events into one expansive venue but also serves as a testament to the innovative culinary landscape thriving in one of New York City’s largest boroughs. Adding to the excitement, a dedicated NYCWFF Ferry powered by Invesco QQQ will be accessible from Downtown Manhattan for all ticket holders, providing a seamless way for Festival goers to travel between events held in Manhattan and Brooklyn with the NYC Ferry.

“Partnering with our new presenting sponsor, Invesco QQQ, has empowered us to craft an even more spectacular lineup of locations, events, and talent this year all in one expansive new campus in Brooklyn,” said Lee Brian Schrager, Festival Founder & Director. “We’re not just moving venues; we’re intentionally embracing Brooklyn’s rich culture – something I’ve wanted to do for years and inviting its talented chefs to join us on this culinary journey. Our aim is to provide them with an unparalleled platform to showcase their talent to a wider audience. We can’t wait to write this chapter with both our loyal supporters and new participants from the community of Brooklyn.”

“Each year, we look forward to NYCWFF’s return to celebrate the remarkable culinary talent we have across all five boroughs, affirming New York City’s status as a global culinary capital,” said Nancy Mammana, CMO and Interim CEO of New York City Tourism + Conventions. “We’re particularly excited to spotlight the festival’s expansion to Brooklyn. The vibrant talent of the borough will take center stage, showcasing the diversity that makes it a truly aspirational destination for food lovers around the world.”

“God’s Love We Deliver is thrilled to have such a spectacular lineup at this year’s Festival!” said David Ludwigson, President & CEO of God’s Love We Deliver. “With the move to Brooklyn, we are excited, as the exclusive charity partner, to raise awareness for our life-affirming program in this beloved borough, in which more than a quarter of the people we serve live.”

In celebration of the Festival’s new home, NYCWFF will kick off Thursday, October 17 with headlining event Brooklyn Eats & Beats featuring celebrated Brooklyn chefs like Esther Choi, Billy Durney, Sean Feeney, Mark Iacono, Michael Solomonov and 25 of Brooklyn’s iconic restaurants. Cultural icons Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg will be on-hand serving up their premium ready-to-drink cocktail Gin & Juice By Dre and Snoop.

The return of the celebrated Culinary Demonstrations presented by HexClad, promising a feast for the senses with an impressive lineup of talent. This year’s Festival will feature renowned chefs and personalities, including Katie Lee, Marc Murphy, Alex Guarnaschelli, Duff Goldman, television icons Tamron Hall, Al Roker and daughter Courtney Laga Roker and many others. Attendees can look forward to an array of engaging and informative demonstrations, where these culinary stars will showcase their skills, share their expertise, and celebrate the rich tapestry of flavors that define the world of food.

Rachael Ray returns to host the Blue Moon Burger Bash presented by Pat LaFrieda Meats and for the first time ever, previous burger Champions like six time winner Josh Capon, Pig Beach, Black Tap and Le Rivage will take on new Challengers like John Fraser, Nowon, and Hav + Mar. Put your dancing shoes on because Bobby Flay will host a Triple Threat Dance Party presented by Treasure Cave alongside Tiffany Derry, Michael Voltaggio, and Brooke Williamson with every ticket purchaser receiving a copy of Bobby’s newest cookbook, Bobby Flay: Chapter One. Those looking to learn from today’s top content creators about the latest trends and engage in thought-provoking discussions on the intersection of food, culture and tech should grab tickets to FoodieCon® presented by Fratelli Beretta taking place at Brooklyn’s Industry City featuring Nadia Caterina Munno (@The_PastaQueen), Jack’s Dining Room (@jacksdiningroom), Rob Li (@broccoliraab), Olivia Tiedemann (@Oliviatied), Arya Hamedani (@aryahungry_) and many more!

New venue Hall Des Lumières, Manhattan’s largest permanent center for digital art and custom-curated immersive experiences located in a landmarked building in the Financial District, will feature Ciao House: An Italian Tasting hosted by Gabriele Bertaccini and Alex Guarnaschelli, Mediterranean Mezze Brunch hosted by Michael Symon presented by Genova Premium Tuna, Steak & Whiskey presented by A.1. Sauce hosted by Robert Irvine and Tacos & Tequila.

Steps away at The Lawn Club in The Seaport, American actress and Founder of Betty Booze, Blake Lively will host a The Betty BOOze Harvest Happy Hour. Set against the breathtaking panoramic views on the 102nd floor of the One World Trade Center, Aspire One World Observatory will host three extraordinary Festival events, including Asian Bites & Karaoke Nights hosted by Jet Tila, A Caviar & Cocktail Affair presented by Black River Caviar hosted by Scott Conant and Antonia Lofaso and Halloween Sweets & Treats hosted by Kardea Brown and Duff Goldman.

Looking to experience the diversity and vibrancy of NYC’s culinary scene? Choose from more than 30 one-night-only Intimate Dinners as part of the Bank of America Dinner Series prepared by the world’s most critically acclaimed chefs perfectly paired with a variety of high-end wines and spirits from the Festival’s exclusive provider, Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. Prepare to embark on an adventure curated by 60+ culinary luminaries such as Martha Stewart, Jonathan Waxman, Geoffrey Zakarian, Eric Adjepong, Amanda Freitag, Marcus Samuelsson, Daniel Boulud, Camille Becerra, Andrew Zimmern, Maneet Chauhan, Ayesha Nurdjaja, Antonia Lofaso, Michael White and Jonathan Benno.

The presale period begins Wednesday, July 10 at 9 a.m. ET until Sunday, July 14 and offers 20 percent off events held at the Invesco QQQ Campus at Brooklyn Army Terminal. For more information and to purchase presale tickets, go to Tickets for the general public will be available Monday, July 15 at 9 a.m. ET.

Last year alone, the Festival’s charitable partner God’s Love We Deliver, delivered 4+ million free medically tailored meals to more than 15,000 individuals. Annually, the Festival generates millions of impressions for God’s Love We Deliver, raising awareness to grow the organization’s base of volunteers and clients. To date, NYCWFF has generated more than $14.8 million for its charitable causes with one hundred percent of the Festival’s net proceeds supporting its mission to EAT. DRINK. FEED NYC.

The Festival’s headquarter hotel, the Wall Street Hotel will offer attendees a vibrant and stylish base during the Festival week. Stay up to date by following the conversation all year long on Facebook, Instagram and X using @NYCWFF/#NYCWFF and on TikTok at @NYCWineFoodFestival.

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Comic-Con Museum Presents Julien’s Auctions & TCM 2024 Spotlight Series: Harry Potter & Other Heroes



On July 28th Comic-Con Museum Presents Julien’s Auctions & TCM 2024 Spotlight Series: Harry Potter & Other Heroes. William Shatner “Captain James T. Kirk” Long-Lost Legendary Phaser and Iconic Communicator from Star Trek Original TV Series Unveiled for the First Time in 50 Years at the Comic-Con Museum. Ryan Reynolds Deadpool & Wolverine Film Worn Shirt Crashes the Party. Collection of Iconic Character Wands Used by Daniel Radcliffe “Harry Potter,” Ralph Fiennes “Lord Voldemort,” Michael Gambon “Albus Dumbledore,” Plus, Gary Oldman “Sirius Black” Shackle Props, Slytherin House Robe & More. Chris Evans “Captain America” Original USO Shield Prop, X2 Storyboard Illustrations and Life-Size “Spider-Man” Madame Tussaud Display Figure. (Balboa Park) 2131 Pan American Plaza, San Diego, CA Stunt Grapple Gun Prop, Batarang Prop, and Unused Cowl Prop

Julien’s Auctions and Turner Classic Movies (TCM), the ultimate destination for Hollywood memorabilia, are heading to the world’s greatest pop culture convention for their first co-branded event with the San Diego Comic Convention (Comic-Con International) / Comic-Con Museum! “Comic-Con Museum Presents Julien’s Auctions & TCM 2024 Spotlight Series: Harry Potter & Other Heroes” kicks off today with an exclusive two-week exhibition featuring a collection of the most instantly recognizable props, production material and memorabilia from the epic sagas of the Harry Potter, Marvel Cinematic Universe and DC Comics franchises that will be offered at a live and online auction presented by Julien’s Auctions Sunday, July 28th at Comic-Con Museum. Adding to the excitement of this exhibition will be the appearance of two extraordinary and important artifacts from Star Trek history long forgotten and believed to have been lost: William Shatner’s legendary phaser and communicator used in his iconic role as Captain James T. Kirk in the original Star Trek television series. Both props (conservative estimate: $100,000-$200,000 each) will be heading to Julien’s and TCM’s Hollywood auction this fall where they are expected to break world records at auction. They will make their first appearance to the public in over 50 years at this exclusive exhibition at the Comic-Con Museum. Crashing this party of heroes will be Ryan Reynolds “Ryan Gosling” button down shirt worn by the Hollywood legend in his iconic role as Deadpool/Wade Wilson in the highly anticipated blockbuster of the summer, Marvel’s Deadpool & Wolverine.

Comic-Con Museum,  is a division of San Diego Comic Convention (SDCC), a California Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation organized for charitable purposes and dedicated to creating the general public’s awareness of and appreciation for comics and related popular art forms, including participation in and support of public presentations, conventions, exhibits, museums, and other public outreach activities which celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of comics to art and culture. In addition to its San Diego convention each summer, Comic-Con (the premier comics convention of its kind in the world), SDCC organizes the Anaheim-based WonderCon each spring and the SAM: Storytelling Across Media symposium in the fall. On the web:,, and follow us on X (@ComicConMuseum) and Instagram (@comicconmuseum).

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) is a two-time Peabody Award-winning network that presents classic films, uncut and commercial-free, from the largest film libraries in the world highlighting “Where Then Meets Now.” TCM features insights from Primetime host Ben Mankiewicz along with hosts Alicia Malone, Dave Karger, Jacqueline Stewart and Eddie Muller, plus interviews with a wide range of special guests and serves as the ultimate movie lover destination. With three decades as a leading authority in classic film, TCM offers critically acclaimed series like The Essentials and Reframed along with annual programming events like 31 Days of Oscar® and Summer Under the Stars. TCM also directly connects with movie fans through popular events such as the annual TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood and the TCM Classic Cruise. In addition, TCM produces the wildly successful podcast “The Plot Thickens,” which has had more than 9 million downloads to date. TCM hosts a wealth of material online at and through the Watch TCM mobile app. Fans can also enjoy a classic movie experience on the TCM hub on Max.

Julien’s, exist to bring those moments back into your life through iconic artifacts and one-of-a-kind collections. Whether collaborating directly with artists, partnering with legendary estates, or working closely with discerning collectors, our auctions make culture pop with the promise of discovery and reconnection. From Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, and Ringo Starr to Lady Gaga, Banksy, and Kurt Cobain-from LA to the world, we are where originals find their kind.

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Broadway in Bryant Park And You Are There With Hell’s Kitchen, Water For Elephants, The Wiz and More



July 11, 106.7 LITE FM’s Broadway in Bryant Park kicked off its 2024 program, bringing the best of Broadway back together for free performances, every Thursday in July.

From AMDA College of the Performing Arts-Kyle Taylor Parker

From AMDA College of the Performing Arts-Kyle Taylor Parker, Charity Arianna , Destiny David, Ailadis Hernandez De Leon, Nyjair Wilkerson and Jackson Bateman

This week’s performances included: a preshow featuring students from AMDA

Ali Louis Bourzgui

Bobby Conte and Ali Louis Bourzgui

Bobby Conte, Ali Louis Bourzgui and Adam Jacobs

Ali Louis Bourzgui, Bobby Conte,

Lily Kren, Alexandra Matteo, Daniel Quadrino, Jenna Nicole Schoen, Nathan Lucrezio, Reagan Pender, Bobby Conte, Tyler James Eisenreich, Mark Mitrano, Haley Gustafson, Afra Hines, Dee Tomasetta, Adam Jacobs, Ali Louis Bourzgui, David Paul Kidder, Jeremiah Alsop, Andrew Tufano and Ronnie Bowman, Jr.

The Who’s Tommy (Ali Louis Bourzgui, Adam Jacobs, Bobby Conte, Haley Gustafson and more)

Isabelle McCalla and Ken Wulf Clark

Ken Wulf Clark

Joe De Paul and Asa Somers

Isabelle McCalla and Ken Wulf Clark

Isabelle McCalla and Ken Wulf Clark

Isabelle McCalla and Ken Wulf Clark

Joe De Paul, Asa Somers and Sara Gettelfinger

Joe De Paul, Asa Somers and Sara Gettelfinger

Joe De Paul, Asa Somers and Sara Gettelfinger

Joe De Paul, Asa Somers and Sara Gettelfinger

Ken Wulf Clark, Sara Gettelfinger, Joe De Paul and Asa Somers

Ken Wulf Clark, Sara Gettelfinger, Joe De Paul and Asa Somers

Ken Wulf Clark, Joe De Paul, Asa Somers and Isabella McCalla

Water for Elephants (Isabelle McCalla, Ken Wulf Clark, Asa Somers, Sara Gettelfinger, Joe De Paul)

Avery Wilson

Kyle Ramar Freeman and Nichelle Lewis

Kyle Ramar Freeman

Kyle Ramar Freeman

Melody A. Betts

Kyle Ramar Freeman

Nichelle Lewis

Nichelle Lewis, Kyle Ramar Freeman, Avery Wilson and Polanco Jones Jr.

Kyle Ramar Freeman, Avery Wilson and Polanco Jones Jr.

Kyle Ramar Freeman, Polanco Jones Jr., Nichelle Lewis, Melody A. Betts and Avery Wilson

The Wiz (Avery Wilson, Kyle Ramar Freeman, Melody A. Betts, Nichelle Lewis, Polanco Jones Jr.)

Jelani Remy

JJ Niemann

Evan Alexander Smith and JJ Niemann

Evan Alexander Smith and JJ Niemann

Evan Alexander Smith and JJ Niemann

Evan Alexander Smith and JJ Niemann

Jelani Remy and JJ Niemann

Jelani Remy and JJ Niemann

Jelani Remy and JJ Niemann

Evan Alexander Smith, Katie Laduca, JJ Niemann and Aaron Alcaraz

Hannah Kevitt and JJ Niemann

Evan Alexander Smith, JJ Niemann, Jelani Remy and The Cast of Back To The Future that includes Hannah Kevitt, Cixtoria Byrd, Kimberly Immanuel, Jessie Peltier, Gregory Carl Banks Jr., Katie Laduca, Joshua Kenneth Allen Johnson and Aaron Alcaraz

Evan Alexander Smith, JJ Niemann, Jelani Remy, Hannah Kevitt, Cixtoria Byrd, Kimberly Immanuel, Jessie Peltier, Gregory Carl Banks Jr., Katie Laduca, Joshua Kenneth Allen Johnson and Aaron Alcaraz

Back to the Future (Jelani Remy, JJ Niemann, Evan Alexander Smith)

Gianna Harris and Lamont Walker II

Lamont Walker II

Jade Milan, Jackie Leon and Gianna Harris

Jade Milan, Jackie Leon and Gianna Harris

Donna Vivino

Donna Vivino

Donna Vivino, Gianna Harris, Lamont Walker II, Jade Milan and Jackie Leon and Jackie Leon

and Hell’s Kitchen (Gianna Harris, Vanessa Ferguson, Jackie Leon, Donna Vivino, Lamont Walker II)

106.7 Lite FM’s Helen Little

106.7 Lite FM’s Helen Little is joined by Co Host Kyle Ramar Freeman

with host Helen Little and co-host Kyle Ramar Freeman.

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A Sweet Day of Fun with Malibu Rum on National Piña Colada Day



The Royalton Park Ave was the sweet place to be for the National Piña Colada Day celebration with Malibu Rum.

Some favorite Malibu Piña Colada Recipes were enjoyed at the poolside affair. Malibu is the number one white rum-based coconut spirit in the world. Try these at home today!

Malibu Coconut Water Piña Colada

1.5 parts Malibu Original

1.5 parts Coconut Water

2 parts Dole® Canned 100% Pineapple Juice

0.5 parts Fresh Lime Juice

Garnish: Slice of pineapple



Pour all ingredients into an ice-filled shaker

Shake until cold and strain into a chilled glass filled with ice cubes

Top with a slice of pineapple

Malibu Sparkling Piña Colada 


1 Part Malibu Original

⅓ parts Dole® Canned 100% Pineapple Juice

⅓ parts Cream of Coconut

2 parts Sparkling Wine

Garnish: Pineapple wedge



Pour all ingredients (except sparkling wine) into an ice-filled shaker

Shake until cold, pour sparkling wine into shaker and stir

Strain into a chilled glass and top with a slice of pineapple


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The Ellen Hermanson Foundation Auctions Off Jackets To Save Women’s Lives Part 3



We told you about the Ellen Hermanson Foundation, annual Summer Gala to raise funds for women and breast cancer. Tomorrow night is the auction of denim jackets painted by famous artists. We told you about Shani Grosz and Roger Sichel who have created rocking jean jackets. Today Jane Elissa whose jackets are a staple in the Broadway community.

Jane also donated a pillow and painting.

Jane Elissa is a New York based artist creating artwork on canvas combining elements of paint, created appliques, collage, beads, vintage materials and tapestries. Each unique piece tells a story capturing the imagination, emotions and point of view that is uniquely hers. She has many celebrity clients and her work has been featured on national morning shows as well as QVC and HSN.

Eddie Redmayne’s jacket Jane did for him fro Cabaret

For the past 30 years, Jane has been voluntarily raising money for cancer and leukemia research through her benefits and designs. We are honored to add Jane Elissa’s collectibles to our product line as a percentage of each sale will be donated to charities.

Jane Elissa

The Ellen Hermanson Breast Center is designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR).  The Center offers a wide spectrum of breast health services, including education, early detection screenings and breast cancer treatment and support. The Center utilizes state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques, including computer-assisted mammography, ultrasound and a breast biopsy system that locates breast abnormalities and obtains tissue samples.

Breast cancer is a mind-numbing experience, not only for each patient, but for their families and friends. In a time of tremendous stress, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Ellen Hermanson Breast Center offers a comprehensive patient-centric approach. Under the leadership of our fellowship-trained breast surgeon Dr. Edna Kapenhas, the Center includes Board-certified radiologists, pathologist, oncology nurse, radiology nurses, patient navigator, and certified technologists. Satellite diagnostic services are also located in East Hampton and Hampton Bays.

Did you know early breast cancer rarely has symptoms. Self-examination, an annual clinical examination and, depending on your age and family history, an annual mammogram are key to detecting breast cancer as early as possible. While most breast changes are not cancerous, it’s important to have them evaluated promptly. If you discover a lump or any of the other warning signs of breast cancer, especially if the changes persist after one menstrual cycle or they change the appearance of your breast, see your doctor immediately. If you’ve been treated for breast cancer in the past, report any new signs or symptoms right away. Symptoms may include:

  • A lump in the breast or a lump in the armpit that is hard and often does not hurt
  • Change in the size, shape, or feel of the breast or nipple (redness, dimpling, or puckering that looks like the skin of an orange)
  • Fluid coming from the nipple

In the event of a breast cancer diagnosis, and once definitive surgery has been completed, the patient may be referred to a medical and/or radiation oncologist for further treatment.

The Ellen Hermanson Foundation

To bid on the jackets and see more click here.

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