Social Diary

Monday, June 26, 2017

A Farewell Performance

The final curtain call for Diana Vishneva's farewell performance with ABT. 10:00 PM, Friday, June 23, 2017. Photos: JH. Monday, June 26, 2017. A weekend of sunshine, as well as storm clouds passing...Read the Full Story

Friday, June 23, 2017

Walking the Avenue

Reflecting in Central Park. 4:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, June 23, 2017. A very warm Summer day in New York with temperatures in the mid-80s, cooling off to the mid-70s by late evening with some...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Going to the dogs

The north side of Metropolitan Museum of Art as seen from inside Central Park. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Summer Soltice; yesterday was the longest day of the year. We had 15 –...Read the Full Story

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Cooling off

Exiting the Great Lawn following The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks. 10:15 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, June 15, 2017. “Darkness cannot drive out Darkness; only Light can do that. Hate...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Beauty is the signature

Looking south from the top of The Carlyle Hotel. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Hot in New York, a brilliant Sun, warm heat; not muggy, at least over here by the river. The weatherman...Read the Full Story

Monday, June 12, 2017

Life in the concrete jungle

Looking south along the Great Lawn in Central Park. 12:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, June 12, 2017. Soaring temperatures into the night 90s arrived on Sunday morning after a pleasantly warm weekend. Last...Read the Full Story

Friday, June 9, 2017

Anticipating the coming summer

Lining up outside the Guggenheim. 3:30 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, June 9, 2017 . Today is Joan Jakobson’s birthday. I think she’s spending it up in Needham, Massachusetts with her Mother who...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Finding your light

Fifth Avenue. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Rain and rainy with temps in the mid-50s yesterday in New York. Weatherman says it’s going to the summer mid-70s tomorrow. Jamee...Read the Full Story

Monday, June 5, 2017

The quality of one big family

Sunday picnicking in Central Park. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, June 5, 2017. It was a quiet weekend in New York. The weather was fair with occasional clouds promising rain, which came but with never...Read the Full Story

Thursday, June 1, 2017

A good old-fashioned one

Rubber duckies. Photo: JH. Thursday, May 31, 2017. A bright, sunny day, yesterday in New York, and warmer than it’s been recently. Clouding over by sunset, we had a few raindrops too and temps...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Beyond the lights

The Conservatory Garden in Central Park. 2:30 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, May 31, 2017. Coolish, overcast, almost rainy day, yesterday in New York, with some rain following late in the evening and more...Read the Full Story

Monday, May 29, 2017

Memorial Day weekend in New York

Looking north through the allées of trees in front of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 12:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, May 29, 2017. A beautiful, quiet Memorial Day weekend in New York with many in my...Read the Full Story

Friday, May 26, 2017

Modern American womanhood

A view of the Whitney Museum of American Art from the 3rd floor terrace of the Standard Hotel. 9:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, May 26, 2017. Woke up to a very wet early morning yesterday, on the cooler...Read the Full Story

Thursday, May 25, 2017

An Evening of Readings

The scene during last night's Literacy Partners Evening of Readings and Gala Dinner Dance at Cipriani 42nd Street. Photo: JH. Thursday, May 25, 2017. Mild, sunny day in New York yesterday, with...Read the Full Story