Social Diary

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

History in the making

Driving up Sixth Avenue. 11:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Fair and on the cool side in New York yesterday (and the day before) after the rains left, with temperatures in the mid to high...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 24, 2017

Then comes the beauty

All is quiet on Fifth Avenue. 6:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 24, 2017. Friday’s heat followed us into the weekend but it rained late Saturday night and left us with some cooler temperatures (...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 21, 2017

Remembering Kenny Lane

Hydrangeas peeking through the gates of The Frick Collection on Fifth Avanue. 3:30 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, July 20, 2017. It was very warm yesterday in New York. The air was heavy with humidity and...Read the Full Story

Thursday, July 20, 2017

A sensible escape

Thinking cool thoughts on Sixth Avenue and 55th Street. 3:30 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, July 20, 2017. This just in: Kenneth Jay Lane died last night at home. He died peacefully, in his chair watching...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 17, 2017

A pet and a pat

The crowd in the Central Park Mall. 1:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 17, 2017. Nice weekend weather-wise; some humidity, some light rain, lots of Sun, and a quiet city. Meanwhile, this just in. Way...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 14, 2017

All Noo Yawk

Looking up Sixth Avenue from West 4th Street. RealFeel 98 degrees. 1:30 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, July 14, 2017. Yesterday’s weather was nothing to write home about. Better to stay home about. I...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Just one of those days

Looking west across the Jacqueline Onassis Reservoir from the Bridle Path in Central Park. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Very warm here in New York yesterday. Overcast threatening...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 10, 2017

Hint of the Hamptons

Toiling in the fields in Sagaponack. Photo: JH. Monday, July 10, 2017. A sunny weekend in New York with some humidity but cooling off by evening. It was very quiet in the city, and after an early...Read the Full Story

Friday, July 7, 2017

Hanging out the ham

432 Park Avenue from a window within Central Park. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, July 7, 2017. Back in the city, yesterday’s temperatures were in the mid-70s with some humidity but not enough to...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

A Nantucket weekend

Cocktails in the gardens of Polly and Peter Millard's house on Dollar Lane. Photo: JH. Wednesday, July 5, 2017. It was sunny and very warm in New York on our National Holiday celebrating this nation...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Only the past is perfect

Pug Hill, Central Park. 9:19 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Sunny, sometimes cloudy from the masses of cumulus passing through, with temperatures in the mid-70s in New York and dipping the...Read the Full Story

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