Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.


Phoebe Eaton

June 9, 2008 | Features
The YouTube Divorcée

It was the age-old story: a woman spurned by her mogul husband, in danger of losing everything. Call her crazy, call her desperate, but this time, the woman had a new weapon—the Web.

March 3, 2008 | Features
The Art and the Deal

With friends like Jeff Koons, properties like Lever House and 40 Bond, and a giant collection of Warhols and others, Aby Rosen has done more than anyone else to broker the marriage between art and real estate. Does he have taste? Maybe, at this level, it doesn’t matter.

April 2, 2007 | Features
The Continuing Education of Mrs. Ross

Ross Global, Courtney Ross’s new charter school, is holistic, organic, Ayurvedic, artistic, and evolutionary. But when you’re building an educational Utopia, there are going to be some casualties.

July 10, 2006 |
Grand Old Class War

In one of the stranger races in recent memory, a helmet-haired East Side matron and a former Yonkers mayor are in a mud fight for the soul of the New York GOP.

February 6, 2006 | Features
Revenge of the Weinsteins

Now that they’re free of Disney, with a $1 billion war chest, you’d think Harvey and Bob Weinstein would be happy. Beneath a smiley veneer, they’re still the angry, paranoid, gifted filmmakers they’ve always been. What do they want? Sweet vengeance, followed by a staggeringly profitable IPO.

May 16, 2005 | Feature
The Sixtysomething Upstart

Why is Leslie Crocker Snyder saying all those things about Robert Morgenthau, the 85-year-old Manhattan D.A.? Blame it on her dad.

November 15, 2004 | Courtside
Mouth and Mouthpiece

Attorney Gerald Shargel is finding a number of problems in defending Danny Pelosi. Chief among them? He talks too much.

September 20, 2004 | Profile
How Much Is That In Rubles?

A $550,000 summer rental. A $10 million Time Warner aerie. Diane Von Furstenberg’s $23 million Village townhouse. Her tycoon daddy has been very nice to New York’s first Russian-American princess.

June 21, 2004 | Feature
Kimora Lee Simmons, the New Queen of Conspicuous Consumption

Happiness is a Franck Muller diamond-platinum watch, the late Gianni Versace’s personal china, the biggest mansion in all of New Jersey.

April 26, 2004 | Feature
The Madame Defarge of the New York Post

Andrea Peyser, tabloid scold.