Social Diary

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Eight days to Christmas Eve

Deli flowers on their way to becoming a bouquet. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, December 16, 2014 . Eight days to Christmas Eve. Yesterday in New York was sunny and mild with temperatures in the mid-...Read the Full Story

Monday, December 15, 2014

The holiday visitors ...

Looking west on 91st Street between Fifth and Madison. The Otto Kahn mansion (now the Convent of the Sacred Heart) is on the right. The Eldorado on Central Park West is in the background. 4:00 PM...Read the Full Story

Friday, December 12, 2014

Not standing around weather

Late afternoon sky. 4:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, December 12, 2014. Started out with the weather forecasting snow flurries with rain. That was then. Never happened right here in little old New York...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

A night amongst Will and Kate

7 World Trade Center with One World Trade Center behind. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, December 10, 2014. A cold, very rainy Tuesday, yesterday in New York. By late afternoon, the rain let up, it...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Business as Usual

Sunday rain. 4:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, December 9, 2014 . Grey and overcast and growing colder through the day, yesterday in New York; with the rains coming in after midnight, and forecast to last...Read the Full Story

Monday, December 8, 2014

Another Kind of Paradise

The Caribbean Sea from Anguilla. 3:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, December 8, 2014. A rainy, chilly weekend until Sunday morning when the Sun came out and everything dried off and warmed up a bit. William...Read the Full Story

Friday, December 5, 2014

“T’is the season”

Up, Up and Away (432 Park Avenue, still a-building). 9:30 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, December 5, 2014. A cloudy but mild day, yesterday with temperatures in the mid-40s with rain predicted for the...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

But the city is quiet

Looking north along Madison Avenue towards the soon-to-be Metropolitan Museum of Art with The Carlyle behind. 8:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Partly sunny and warm (60 degrees plus)...Read the Full Story

Monday, December 1, 2014

Crossing Over

Soon-to-be decking the halls with boughs of holly. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, December 1, 2014. Mainly grey and chilly weekend in New York with temperatures unseasonal in the mid-50s yesterday right...Read the Full Story

Friday, November 28, 2014

The color of Thanksgiving

A Thanksgiving Day scene. 12:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, November 28, 2014 . Cold in New York, and grey. Rain the night before Thanks with an occasional very light flurry of white stuff from time to...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Realizing the magic

Walking through a tunnel of trees on the High Line. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, November 26, 2014 . Warmer temperatures yesterday in New York, although the skies were grey with that feeling of...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Lunching at Tiffany's

Fall-time fun. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Very warm, about 70 degrees, yesterday in New York. Overcoats left at home. The city is a little quieter, and so was the traffic...Read the Full Story

Monday, November 24, 2014

The reason for last week’s calendar

Sunday at the Farmer's Market on Columbus Avenue. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, November 24, 2014. A mild, not very cold weekend in New York with some sunshine throughout the day, mixed with clouds...Read the Full Story

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Cold and crisp

Cold and crisp scene in Central Park. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, November 20, 2014. Very cold, like winter, yesterday in New York, with another month to go of fall. Traffic in the city from the...Read the Full Story