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Happy Birthday, George Nader! Who’s George Nader, you ask…

This week marked what would have been the 90th birthday of actor/author George Nader (October 21, 1921-February 4, 2002), whose Hollywood career never approached the fame of his lifelong friend, Rock Hudson, but who is fondly remembered at Chelsea Pines … Continue reading

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How to Make an Inn

by Jay Lesiger Jay Lesiger is the founder and owner of Chelsea Pines Inn. I wish I had a dollar for every time a Chelsea Pines guest or acquaintance has said to me, “I’ve always wanted to run an inn. … Continue reading

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Janis Siegel’s West Village Then and Now

by Janis Siegel Janis Siegel is a nine-time Grammy winning solo artist and founding member of The Manhattan Transfer.  Since 1982, she has also built a successful solo career spawning many highly acclaimed and finely crafted solo albums as well … Continue reading

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Terrence McNally Salutes 25 Years of Gay History

Playwright Terrence McNally has won 4 Tony Awards and an Emmy and received two Guggenheim Fellowships, a Rockefeller Grant, a Lucille Lortel Award, and a citation from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.  Upcoming Broadway productions include his book … Continue reading

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Chelsea Pines salutes Doris Day and Nellie McKay!

Chelsea Pines is the home to film stars of the golden age, which thanks to home video and DVRs we can see and enjoy their films any time we want. But no star was bigger, brighter or more multi-talented than … Continue reading

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