Month: July 2021

Eric Adams Maintains Lead in Mayoral Primaries as Vote Counts are Revised

Eric Adams Maintains Lead in Mayoral Primaries as Vote Counts are Revised

Primaries for the New York City Mayor Election occurred on June 22nd, and votes are still being counted. In the Democratic election, a winner has still not yet been determined. There have been a few challenges in counting votes after the Board of Elections, according to the Associated Press, posted preliminary counts that were incorrect, and eventually withdrew them.

Bill Cosby is Released from Prison

Bill Cosby is Released from Prison

In 2018, Bill Cosby was sent to prison after being convicted with aggravated indecent assault. Around 60 different women came forward with rape and sexual assault accusations. Cosby’s sentence marked a major step in the #metoo movement, which pushed for sexual predators to be held accountable for their actions and empowered sexual assault survivors as they shared their own stories.

Kiera Cass Releases Second Book in ‘The Betrothed’ Series, ‘The Betrayed’

Kiera Cass Releases Second Book in ‘The Betrothed’ Series, ‘The Betrayed’

Kiera Cass, bestselling author of ‘The Selection’ series, has released the second and final installment in her ‘The Betrothed’ series. ‘The Betrothed’ takes place in the fictional realm of Coroa, where a young noble woman, Hollis, fights to secure the hand of the king — only to realize her feelings for another.

Already Missing ‘The Bold Type?’ Watch ‘Good Trouble’ on Hulu

Already Missing ‘The Bold Type?’ Watch ‘Good Trouble’ on Hulu

Hit Freeform show ‘The Bold Type’ airs its final episode on June 30th, and many fans are devastated. I personally did not know what to do with myself upon hearing that ‘The Bold Type’ would come to an end this summer after falling in love with characters Jane, Sutton, Kat, and their journey at Scarlet Magazine. However, after hours of browsing Netflix and Hulu, I discovered another show with strong female friendships and an interest in examining current news: Freeform’s ‘Good Trouble.’

Simple Yet Stunning: Meet Kosas LipFuel

Simple Yet Stunning: Meet Kosas LipFuel

I love on-the-go makeup products, mascaras and lip balms that I can easily apply in my car or a restaurant bathroom to quickly refresh my look. In summer weather, it is particularly useful to have products that are light, natural, and do not melt in the heat. I recently discovered Kosas LipFuel, which is a tinted lip balm product.

Q&A with rising stars Mia Lailani, Devan Ibiza, father Maximino Perez:
“I think it brought us a lot closer”

Q&A with rising stars Mia Lailani, Devan Ibiza, father Maximino Perez:
“I think it brought us a lot closer”

The music industry is tough, but family proves to be tougher. NYC Tastemakers had the pleasure of talking with up-and-coming musicians Mia Lailani and Devan Ibiza and their music producing father and manager Maximino Perez to discuss their debut album Blink of an Eye, the meaning of music, and their bond as a family unit.

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