Social Diary

Friday, May 29, 2015

Looking after the child

An afternoon outing. Photo: JH. Friday, May 29, 2015. A bright, warm, slightly humid, sunny day, yesterday in New York. With storm clouds passing us by adding some drama to the scene. Today would...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

On the Move

First Avenue and 73rd Street looking north at 2 p.m. on Memorial Day. Photo: DPC. Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Beautiful, long holiday weekend in New York with temperatures reaching into the mid-80s but...Read the Full Story

Monday, May 25, 2015

On this Memorial Day

Late afternoon in Riverside Park on Memorial Day. Photo: JH. A lovely, very quiet Holiday weekend where in many parts of town it seemed like just about everybody left. It was a weekend of reading,...Read the Full Story

Thursday, May 21, 2015

A Neighborhood Story

Looking east from the High Line and across Hudson Yards construction site towards the Empire State Building. Photo: JH. Thursday, May 21, 2015. A beautiful Spring day in New York, a little on the...Read the Full Story

Monday, May 18, 2015

A Sunday night affair

City bound. 5:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, May 18, 2015. Beautiful sunny weekend with temps in the 70s, a light rain in the late Friday and Saturday evenings. Tree of Life. Late this past March, in my...Read the Full Story

Friday, May 15, 2015

Women & Science

Girl meets dogs. 4:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, May 15, 2015. Beautiful Spring day with temperatures in the 70s. I went to the annual Women & Science Spring Lecture and Luncheon at Rockefeller...Read the Full Story

Thursday, May 14, 2015

It was a beautiful evening, too

The dinner table last night for an "Evening of Music" to honor the legacy of Maestro Lorin Maazel and to benefit the 2015 Castleton Festival. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, May 14, 2015...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Very Warm For May

Truckin'. 4:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, May 13, 2015 . Very Warm For May was the title of a Broadway musical by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II. And for no apparent reason, it always comes to...Read the Full Story

Monday, May 11, 2015

Right at the peak

A field of daffodils in Theodore Roosevelt Park with the 79th St Greenmarket on Columbus Avenue in the background. 11:00 AM. Photo: JH. Monday, May 11, 2015. A beautiful weekend in New York. Sunny...Read the Full Story

Friday, May 8, 2015

Much-ballyhooed occasions

Steam rising up on Madison Avenue. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, May 8, 2015. A beautiful sunny day, like early Summer ... in your dreams. Finishing up a hectic week on the social calendar. Galas,...Read the Full Story

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Does anyone still wear ... a hat?!

The Champagne reception under the pergola at the 33rd annual Frederick Law Olmsted Awards Luncheon. 12:20 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, May 7, 2015 . Yesterday was a little cooler in New York – in the low...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Freedom of Expression

An afternoon walk. Photo: JH. Wednesday, May 6, 2015. It was very warm yesterday in New York and depending on where you were: it was even hot. 84 degrees in midafternoon. But beautiful. Last night at...Read the Full Story

Monday, May 4, 2015

An Evening of Practical Magic

The decor at City Harvest's "An Evening of Practical Magic" at Cipriani 42nd Street. All produce used in the decor was rescued by City Harvest to help feed hungry New Yorkers. Photo: JH...Read the Full Story