Social Diary

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Under the circumstances

Sunday fun. 1:25 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Overcast all day yesterday with some rain in the mid-afternoon and much more forecast along the way — although it remains damp but...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Three days til the Autumn Equinox

Looking up at one of the grand old wooden houses on East 92nd Street, built in 1871. 8:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, September 19, 2017. It was an overcast day in New York yesterday, looking like some...Read the Full Story

Monday, September 18, 2017

Of the people

The view from inside Cafe Luxembourg. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, September 18, 2017. In the low 80s and kinda humid during the day this past weekend with maybe some rain in those passing dark...Read the Full Story

Thursday, September 14, 2017

The message is respite

Subway scenery. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, September 14, 2017. Yet another beautiful late Summer day, yesterday in New York with temperatures in the high 70s and some humidity but not distracting...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

In Fashion

The Tribute in Light as seen from The Lake in Central Park. 9:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Another sunny, warm Tuesday in New York. Yesterday I talked to my niece Susan who lives...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A Column of Fire

Sitting on the David H. Koch Plaza Fountain along Fifth Avenue with the Tribute in Light behind. 8:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, September 12, 2017. A beautiful day in New York, sunny, clear and mild...Read the Full Story

Monday, September 11, 2017

Epochal times

Waning Gibbous Phase. Sunday, 11:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, September 11, 2017. It was a beautiful sunny weekend in New York with temperatures in the low 70s and in the high 50s at night. Although our...Read the Full Story

Friday, September 8, 2017

Falls the Shadow

The Empire State Building as seen from 9th Avenue. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, September 8, 2017. When it comes to the weather, everybody I know in New York is talking about or thinking about...Read the Full Story

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Putting their best foot forward

The full moon above Park Avenue. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, September 7, 2017. The weather yesterday was grey and rainy-ish. Everyone’s got hurricanes on their mind. Heavier rain moved in...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Lives Remembered

A little birdy ready to tell. Photo: JH. Wednesday, September 6, 2017. A very warm, sunny day, yesterday in New York, with the humidity pushing it up there and the rains coming in mid-evening to cool...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Revisiting The Queen of Mean

Squirreling around. Photo: JH. Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Sunny day yesterday in New York at the end of the summer holiday. There will be those among us who will be taking longer to come back to...Read the Full Story

Friday, September 1, 2017

Elegance might have been the key

A table top at Annabel's. Photo: JH. Friday, September 1, 2017. Sunny, fair weather here in New York; in the mid-70s but feeling a little cooler, and definitely cooler at night. I have to remind...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Today’s weather back in 2004

Looking east from the seventh-floor Soho House deck for a benefit for Best Buddies in 2004. 11:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, August 30, 2017. Steady rains came to the city yesterday, cooling...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Good times past

The Helmsley Building from 48th and Park. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, August 29, 2017. A sunny summer day, yesterday in New York with temperatures in the low 70s, no humidity and low 60s in the...Read the Full Story

Monday, August 28, 2017

Old friends

A truck on the tracks delivers MTA workers to the Harlem 125th street station. 12:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, August 28, 2017. Beautiful weather right now in New York. Mid-seventies, sunshine, little...Read the Full Story