PARTY PICTURES China Institute welcomes the Year of the Dog with its annual Chinese New Year Gala; BCRF's 15th annual Palm Beach Hot Pink Luncheon & Symposium; A one-day only haven for yoga and animals to benefit Animal Ashram.
GUEST DIARY Denis Ferrara: Meandering Through Magazines ... TV Owls ... Cakey Lips ... and hitting the books — or when the book almost hit me!
SOCIAL DIARY A summer day in late February, yesterday in New York. A booksigning cocktail buffet party for Joe Califano's new book "Our Damaged Democracy"'; plus Sunday afternoon's sweet tribute to Joe Sirola at the Theatre 80 St. Marks.
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page, New York, Part CXLVIII. It's the very end of the year and of an era; Jackie marries Onassis, "Putney Swope," Michael Powell's "The Tales of Hoffman," and hopes for the future of our world.
PARTY PICTURES Susan Gutfreund hosted 100 guests to announce the upcoming annual UN Women for Peace Association's Luncheon; A trio of Valentine Celebrations at Doubles in the Sherry-Netherland; Vernissage Private Preview at the February 2018 Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show.
GUEST DIARY Denis Ferrara: Celebrating the Great "Dodsworth" ... the Paper Mill Playhouse ... David Bowie and — Carrie's Mathison's Lithium is NOT working!
ACROSS THE WORLD Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew attends the Everglades Foundation's 25th Anniversary benefit, headlined by Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band; Plus, he takes a sneak peek at the Estate Auction of Philip & Mary Hulitar at Palm Beach Leslie Hindman Auctioneers.
GUEST DIARY Delia von Neuschatz attends Teaching Matters' fifth annual Breakfast Speakers' Series. The premise? Redefining Success: How to Thrive in School and in Life featuring psychiatrist Dr. Samantha Boardman and Dan Lerner, an expert in positive and performance psychologies.
SOCIAL DIARY President's Day evokes the teenage George Washington, our first President and his "Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation" and how to make life easier for yourself and everyone around you.
GUEST DIARY Denis Ferrara: Jen and Justin — No Longer Sittin' in a Tree. La Lollo gets her Star ... "Homeland" .... "Law & Order: SVU" ... and SJP and Kim Cattrall — get off social media!!!!!
GUEST DIARY Jill Krementz, NYSD's Associate Editor, celebrates George Saunders and the paperback publication of his novel Lincoln in the Bardo.
GUEST DIARY The Everglades Foundation is celebrating its 25th anniversary at FOREVERGLADES Buffett on the Beach this Saturday. Karen Klopp & Hilary Dick help us set the right fashion tone for the big event.
Denis Ferrara: I Went to a Marvelous "Party" — two, in fact!
SOCIAL DIARY A lunch at Michael's on a warm and sunny day in mid-February; a quiet evening at home reading about Lincoln's secretary John Hay; and taking in the life in the neighborhood on an average weeknight in New York.
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page, New York, Part CXLVII. Bob goes to LA for the year end holidays where Bob and his brother go over to Paramount to visit Streisand on the set of "On a Clear Day ..."
SOCIAL DIARY Cold, sunny pre-Valentine's Day lunch yesterday at Michael's with the Hayward-Hopper family; plus an annual benefit for the Creative Playschool at the Fifth Avenue Synagogue; and a first exhibition of painter Florian Crespol at the HG Contemporary Gallery.
ACROSS THE WORLD Augustus Mayhew covers The Palm Beach Civic Association's 2018 Annual Awards Luncheon honoring Brian Willliams, and stops by the Palm Beach County Courthouse to see what's doing in the Handelsman divorce case.
PARTY PICTURES New York City Ballet's Annual Luncheon benefit; Second Annual Blue Jacket Fashion Show Benefitting the Prostate Cancer Foundation; New Yorkers for Dance celebrates Dance/NYC's fifth year.
GUEST DIARY Jill Krementz, NYSD's Associate Editor, covers the opening of Brian Calvin's exhibition celebrating "Così fan tutte" at Gallery Met.
Big Old Houses. With John Foreman we re-visit his trip to the Harrison Gray Otis House, built in 1796, traveled through two centuries of occupants, changes and the growth of Boston, and now seen in its original existence.