How Bossip Makes a Headline

“The headlines are hands down the best in the world,” said Angela Rye, the CNN commentator and attorney. “I love to read it,” said the sports journalist Jemele Hill. “I just can’t retweet it.” Bossip, an Atlanta-based gossip website with a focus on black celebrity, was founded in 2006 and acquired by the media network Interactive One last year. Since then, the audience of the website has more than doubled, according to Janeé Bolden, the site’s managing editor. In part, that’s because of the website’s lyrical, often biting headlines, which…

Two Days at a Beauty Festival for the Age of Instagram – Beautycon NYC, a two-day, sold-out beauty convention that took place at the

Beautycon NYC, a two-day, sold-out beauty convention that took place at the Javits Center in New York City last weekend, is best described as a cross between a Sephora cosmetics store, a music festival and Disney World. Painted with iridescent mermaid scales and wearing light-up crowns, children, teenagers and parents milled around a maze of cosmetics booths and attended panels led by Paris Hilton and the actresses Zendaya and Laverne Cox. The YouTube personality and makeup star Giselle Loren Lazzarato, better known as Gigi Gorgeous, hosted a conversation about female…

Rue St. Denis, Longtime Outfitter to TV and Chic People, Is Closing

Once, a man’s suit stood for something — and stood for it practically upright. “The structure of a suit back in the ’80s, the ’70s, the ’60s, the ’50s, is amazing,” said Jean-Paul Buthier, a founder of Rue St. Denis, a vintage store that has been a destination on Avenue B in East Village of Manhattan for 25 years. “The fabrics, the weight of them, you can’t compare it. Today, there’s a sense of clothing being more comfortable. We don’t want to suffer for fashion as much as we used…

Alexa Mehraban, Daniel Matthews – The New York Times

Photo Credit Roey Yohai Photography Alexa Kaeten Mehraban and Daniel Peter Matthews were married April 21 at the Metropolitan Club in New York. Rabbi Jay Rosenbaum officiated. The couple graduated from Trinity College, she cum laude. Mrs. Matthews, 26, is a restaurant consultant and the founder of @EatingNYC, a New York-based food and lifestyle brand. She is the daughter of Vivian Anavian of New York. The bride’s mother is an antiques dealer and interior decorator in New York. Mr. Matthews, 27, is the founder and chief executive of Postcard, a…

Jessica Morris, Graham Garlinghouse – The New York Times

Photo Credit Eric Friedenson Jessica Laine Morris and Graham Pere Garlinghouse are to be married April 22 at Forsyth Park in Savannah, Ga. Brandon Kaufman, a friend of the couple who became a Universal Life minister for the occasion, is to officiate. The bride, who is 32 and will be taking her husband’s name, is a third-grade teacher and department chair at Georgetown Day School in Washington. She graduated from Kansas State University and received a master’s degree in elementary education from the University of Southern California. She also holds…

Amanda Zeiger, Jesse Reich – The New York Times

Photo Credit David Hechler Amanda Leigh Zeiger and Jesse Michael Reich were married April 21 at the Pierre hotel in New York. Rabbi Michael A. White officiated. The couple met at the University of Pennsylvania, from which they each graduated magna cum laude. Mrs. Reich, 28, is a fourth-year medical student at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. In June she is to begin a pediatric residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. She is the daughter of Helene I. Zeiger and Alan L. Zeiger of Villanova, Pa.…

Jordyn Shaffer, Jesse Amoroso – The New York Times

Photo Credit Morgan Johnson Jordyn Nicole Shaffer, a daughter of Sheri Dana Goodman of Philadelphia and Hal J. Shaffer of Boca Raton, Fla., was married April 21 to Jesse Todd Amoroso, the son of Nancy Amoroso and Leonard Amoroso Jr. of Wynnewood, Pa. Jay Roseman, an uncle of the bride, received permission from the Santa Barbara County Clerk’s Office to officiate at Belmond El Encanto, a hotel in Santa Barbara, Calif. Mrs. Amoroso, 28, is a social media manager at the fashion brand Anthropologie in Philadelphia. She graduated cum laude…

Kathleen Fenn, Joseph Scala – The New York Times

Photo Credit Donna Cheung Dr. Kathleen Marie Fenn and Joseph John Scala were married April 21 at St. Thomas More, the Roman Catholic chapel at Yale University in New Haven. The Rev. Karl Davis, a Roman Catholic priest, performed the ceremony. The bride, 30, is a first-year fellow in hematology and oncology at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. She graduated from Yale, from which she also received a medical degree. She is the daughter of Carol A. Fenn of Oxford, Conn., and the late Robert J. Fenn. The…

Hannah Rosenblum, Kevin O’Laughlin – The New York Times

Photo Credit Twisted Oaks Studio Dr. Hannah Glenn Rosenblum and Dr. Kevin Neill O’Laughlin were married April 21 at the New Haven Lawn Club. Rev. Dr. Benjamin R. Doolittle, ordained by the Reformed Church in America, led a ceremony that included Jewish traditions and an Irish blessing. The couple met when they were partners in anatomy class during their first year of medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, from which they both graduated. Dr. Rosenblum, 30, is a physician in her third year of residency in internal medicine/pediatrics…

Stefanie Cohen, Jonathan Wasserman – The New York Times

Photo Credit Fred Marcus Studio Stefanie Jill Cohen and Jonathan Ian Wasserman were married April 21 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York. Rabbi Marc Gellman officiated. Mrs. Wasserman, 31, is a licensed clinical social worker in New York for Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital. She graduated from the University of Rhode Island and received a master’s degree in social work from New York University. She is a daughter of Sandra L. Cohen and Jeffrey D. Cohen of Dix Hills, N.Y. The bride’s father is a senior vice president…