PARTY PICTURES New York City Ballet's Annual Luncheon benefit; The 62nd Viennese Opera Ball; French Heritage Society's Palm Beach Gala Dinner.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Remembering Bill Paxton ... More Oscar Thoughts ... Seth Sikes ... Sandra Bernhard, Sirius, Me and ... Lenny Kravitz!
SOCIAL DIARY JH took an overnight trip to DC and caught up with our former Washington Social Diarist, Carol Joynt.
HOUSE Big Old Houses. With John Foreman we revisit Woodlea, the country estate of Margaret Louisa Vanderbilt Shepard in Scarborough on the Hudson, which is now a great country club.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Oscar Night 2017 — Moonlight in La La Land (ill met, as Shakespeare would say!)
SOCIAL DIARY Spring hinting entrance over the weekend, books and books and mysteries, from my lunch with David Carnoy about his third: "Lucidity."
GUEST DIARY Jill Krementz, NYSD's Associate Editor, covers the opening of Julian Schnabel's exhibition of "New Plate Paintings" at Pace Gallery.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Last Week In The Hudson Theatre With Jake Gyllenhaal — Movie Star Goes Legit, and He's Great!
SOCIAL DIARY New York on a Friday, witch hazel blooms in the Park, celebrating Gloria's bday, listening to Common Sense; discovering the new 2nd Ave. Subway; a gift to the city from its citizens.
TRAVEL The board and patron's of the Women's Committee of the Central Park Conservancy took a trip to Categena. So beautiful; so interesting.
BEAUTY Alyssa Weiss looks to get the 'bat' back in her lashes by sitting down with Jessica Johnson, who is known on the East and West Coasts as the woman to see for sensational brows.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: "All About Eve" — a movie that really deserved 14 Oscar nominations!
PARTY PICTURES Citymeals on Wheels 35th Anniversary Party; LongHouse Reserve Winter Benefit; Dance/NYC cultivation cocktail reception; A n evening of cocktails and conversations to benefit the ASPCA; Marymount School of New York Benefit Gala.
GUEST DIARY Schulenberg's Page; New York, Part C. The sketchbook as the Diary, Bob traverses the city by day and night in the '60s. The world is changing.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: How Political Will Oscar Night Be? Also: Carrie Fisher's Comic Tribute ... Tyne Daly's Big Irish Birthday Party and how did American weddings get so big?
SOCIAL HISTORY Part II of Malcolm Forbes' big birthday weekend in Tangier photographed by Mary Hilliard on August 19, 1989, with some editorial input from Julie Baumgold's coverage in New York Magazine.
ACROSS THE WORLD Our man in Palm Beach, Augustus Mayhew, covers the Everglades Foundation's 12th Annual 2017 Gala Benefit at The Breakers, one of the few multi-generational events on Palm Beach.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: The Essential Diana Ross Still Supreme. Also — Judith Light and Al Pacino ... Freda Payne ... a Whitney Houston tribute in New York and — Happy Margarita Day!
SOCIAL HISTORY The celebrated 70th birthday weekend celebration of publisher Malcolm Forbes, held on the weekend of August 18th in Tangier for 800 guests flown in from all over the world, photographed by Mary Hilliard, in two parts — the second appearing in tomorrow's NYSD.
GUEST DIARY Delia von Neuschatz covers a panel discussion held by the educational nonprofit Teaching Matters. The subject was Counterintuitive! Challenging Assumptions About Raising Competent and Creative Children in the 21st Century.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Around the World in Ten Years With Elizabeth Taylor. Also: a Nureyev bio-pic ... Chita and Tommy concert tour ... and "La La Land" makes us feel better, so it deserves the Oscar?
GUEST DIARY Jill Krementz covers the opening of Julian Lethbridge's exhibition at the Paula Cooper Gallery in Chelsea.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Classic Cher — Still the Greatest Concert Goddess, EVER. Also, Seth Sikes ... Barbara Nichols ... Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars at iHeartRadio Awards ... Keeping it Cool with Susan Sarandon ... Re-appreciating Michael Nava's "Henry Rios" mysteries.
HOUSE Sian, Lesley, and JH visit newcomer Laurie Blumenfeld-Russo in her Brooklyn Heights home. We were curious to find out about her experience as a forty-something student but as it turns out she was not the only grown-up in a sea of college kids.
ACROSS THE WORLD San Francisco Social Diary. Jeanne Lawrence covers the events bedazzling San Franciscans this winter.
BEAUTY Alyssa Weiss lets us in on how to get that healthy, glowing winter skin. Spoiler alert: There is no magic bullet.
GUEST DIARY Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: In Praise of Stephen Colbert — and Andrew Garfield!