NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Friday, October 30, 2015, 9:19 PM
Mario Batali will host a lighting ceremony at the Empire State Building to fight hunger.
MARIO MAKES EMPIRE STATE MATCH HIS CROCS
Mario Batali, Food Bank board member and host of ABC’s “The Chew,” along with Michael Symon, Clinton Kelly, Carla Hall, and Margarette Purvis, President and CEO, Food Bank for New York City, will host a lighting ceremony at the Empire State Building to fight hunger. On Nov. 4, the ambassadors for hunger relief will be at the iconic building to flip the switch and turn the skyscraper orange, the color of hunger awareness, in recognition of Food Bank’s 10th Annual Go Orange to End Hunger Campaign.
FORMER MAYOR MIKE GETS CHARITABLE
Bloomberg’s global agency broker Bloomberg Tradebook is hosting its fourth annual Charity Day on Nov. 4. The group will raise money for 18 charitable organizations in four locations around the world; New York, London, Hong Kong and Sao Paulo. Expected to attend the day at Bloomberg Tradebook LLC on Park Ave. is Jemima Kirke, David Villa, Katrina Bowden, Boomer Esiason, Henrik Lundqvist, Padma Lakshmi, Adam Schefter and Dr. Ruth Westheimer. Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Bloomberg Tradebook’s new President & CEO Glenn Lesko will be on the trading desk for the fund-raiser.
GAGA ALMOST TURNED OFF THE MUSIC
Lady Gaga says she almost quit music because she felt like a “money making machine.”
Lady Gaga says she almost threw in the towel in the music biz because she felt like nothing but a “money making machine.” Gaga wasn’t focused on her personal happiness, telling the Emotion Revolution project: “I feel sad when I’m overworked, and that I just become a money making machine, and that my passion and my creativity take a back seat; that makes me unhappy. It feels shallow. I have a lot more to offer than my image.”
Gwen Stefani is a vision at the 2015 UCLA Neurosurgery Visionary Ball at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills.
Gwen Stefani arrives for the 2015 UCLA Neurosurgery Visionary Ball.
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Kate Upton and Justin Verlander attend the Atlanta Hawks vs New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden.
KATE GETS CUDDLY IN PUBLIC
Kate Upton and her boyfriend Justin Verlander attend the Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden. The beautiful duo wore matching outfits of leather jackets, black jeans and happy smiles. The only difference was Upton’s black heels, while Verlander stuck to sneakers.