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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Killer Look

Post-thunderstorm sky, 8:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Another very hot day in New York topping out in the low 90s with a Real Feel at one point of 107! Last Wednesday, as I wrote here on...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 25, 2016

Custodians of beauty

Looking south along Fifh Avenue from 85th Street. 8:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 25, 2016. A beautiful, very hot weekend in New York where most people who hadn’t left town, stayed inside,...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 22, 2016

high volume clatter-chatter

Looking east across Park Avenue and 95th Street. 11:00 PM. Photo: JH. = Friday, July 22, 2016. Yesterday was a very hot day in New York, although not with a lot of humidity, amazingly. Today, the...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

On Old Broadway

Times Square. 9:30 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Just in: Betsy Bloomingdale died last night. She would have been 94 on August 3rd. It's very warm in New York (hot!). The weather man says...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

A gentleman of the old school

Post-sunset sky. 9:07 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Very warm in New York Real Feel in the low 100s, with a late afternoon rainfall that dropped temps about ten degrees - but in the upper...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 18, 2016

The Mistresses of Cliveden

Moon over Manhattan. 9:10 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 18, 2016. A very warm weekend with temperatures hovering in the high 80s, low 90s, and the humidity occasionally adding to it. The nabe was quiet...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 15, 2016

Real Feel

Madison Avenue. 8:30 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, July 15, 2016. It was very hot humid day, yesterday in New York. There were huge storm clouds to the north and south of us when I walked the dogs at 8:30...Read the Full Story

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Summer in the city

Looking towards lower Manhattan from Pier 25. 11:15 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, July 14, 2016. Bastille Day in France. Sunny and very warm, yesterday in New York. It was the Wednesday's-Michael's scene...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

A dose of nostalgia

Looking west across the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. 8:15 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Yesterday was another beautiful summer day in New York with lots of sunshine, blue skies (...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

A Dog’s Life

Taking a break. 7:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Another sunny and bright day in New York yesterday; with temperatures in the low 80s, low humidity, and dropping to the mid-60s at night...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 11, 2016

Weekend relief

Looking south from high above 30th Street between Fifth and Broadway. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 11, 2016. The weather is the good news. In a world in need. Cooler weekend relief from the heat...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 8, 2016

Remembering Wendy

Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman in Palm Beach. The photos on this page of Wendy and her family were included in the memorial program. Friday, July 8, 2016. Hot and humid in New York yesterday with Real Feel...Read the Full Story

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Birthday stories

All is quiet on Park Avenue. 11:00 AM. Photo: JH. Thursday, July 7, 2016. Very warm, yesterday in New York with temperatures reaching mid-90s along with humidity. But not as bad as it sounds. We...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Celebrating our Independence

July 4th fireworks as seen from 29th Street and Fifth Avenue. 10 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Yesterday was a warm sunny day at the end of a quiet, comfortable Fourth of July Weekend in New...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 1, 2016

A MAD World

The spectacular view across Columbus Circle from Robert, the restaurant atop the Museum of Arts and Design. Photo: JH. Friday, July 1, 2016 . Sunny warm day, yesterday in New York. The weather we’ve...Read the Full Story