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Friday, December 2, 2016

I'm Just Wild About Harry

The scene at The Carlyle Hotel for the after party for "Harry Benson: Shoot First." 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, December 2, 2016. Yesterday was a beautiful, mainly cloudy day in New York...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Goodwill

Guests at last night's UNICEF Snowflake Ball holding up candles to symbolically light the UNICEF snowflake on Fifth Avenue. 8:30 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, November 30, 2016. It rained yesterday in...Read the Full Story

Monday, November 28, 2016

Post-Thanksgiving posturing

The crowd on the Upper West Side at the Macy's annual Thanksgiving Day parade. Approximately, 3.5 million spectators watched this year's parade. Monday, November 28, 2016. The long holiday weekend is...Read the Full Story

Friday, November 25, 2016

Thanksgiving thoughts

Watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade high above Central Park West. Photo: Paige Peterson. Friday, November 25, 2016. Mildly cold weather on Thanksgiving. A real Northeastern late...Read the Full Story

Monday, November 21, 2016

Affecting eternity

Looking west across the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. 6:15 PM. Photo: JH. November 21, 2016. It began as a beautiful weekend in New York; sunny and warm-ish in the low 60s. Then on Saturday...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A story to go with it

The New York Public Library from 41st Street. 9:15 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, November 16, 2016. It was raining yesterday, from early morn until early afternoon, washing the streets and sidewalks and...Read the Full Story

Monday, November 14, 2016

The ultimate chronicler of the lives

Fall bounty in Central Park. Photo: JH. Monday, November 14, 2016. A beautiful Autumn weekend in New York with mild but cool temperatures in the low 60s in the day and down in the 40s at night...Read the Full Story

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Full calendar traffic jam

Wednesday, 1 PM, Fifth Avenue at the west side of 56th Street, across from Trump Tower. Thursday, November 10, 2016. Rainy, bleak autumn weather here in New York the day after the election, with...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Gone to the dogs

This photo was taken in =the early 80s and it still looks like the height of the luxury of affection. I was dog-sitting for a friend who traveled frequently and who also had a great fondness for Jack...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Meanwhile the beat goes on

Post-marathon balloons. 10:30 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, Election Day, November 8, 2016. A beautiful sunny day, yesterday in New York, with temps in the mid-50s, and more fair weather predicted for...Read the Full Story

Monday, November 7, 2016

Running around town

Rounding mile 25 of the New York City Marathon, Sunday at 2:50 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, November 7, 2016. Autumn weather in New York this past weekend with sunny days and temperatures in the mild high...Read the Full Story

Friday, November 4, 2016

The vibe

Central Park ready for the Sunday Marathon. 8:45 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, November 4, 2016. Very warm for May , let alone for November. When I took the dogs out along the Promenade (or Esplanade),...Read the Full Story

Thursday, November 3, 2016

New York State of Mind

School's out. 4:12 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, November 3, 2016 . Mainly overcast and much warmer yesterday in New York with the temperature hitting 72 although with a touch of chill to it. Last night,...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Concrete jungle

Looking north through Gramercy Park towards the Chrysler Building. 2 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, November 3, 2016. T’was a sunny day in the chilly 50s in New York yesterday, with the weatherman...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Autumnal décor

Guests arriving the Autumn in Central Park gala at the Naumburg Bandshell. Photo: JH. Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Cooler weather, and cloudy, but not cold on yesterday’s Halloween in New York...Read the Full Story