Social Diary

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Early bird

Taking shelter from the rain. Photo: JH. Wednesday, August 16, 2017. A rainy day, yesterday in New York with temperatures in the mid-70s and some humidity pushing Real Feel up a few degrees. Last...Read the Full Story

Monday, August 14, 2017

Setting sail

A small power boat in Mecox Bay. 7:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, August 14, 2017. Yesterday — the whole weekend actually — we had beautiful weather in New York. There was the slightest touch...Read the Full Story

Friday, August 11, 2017

On the road

A window into the Hamptons, Sag Harbor. Photo: JH. Friday, August 11, 2017. Another beautiful sunny summer day in New York yesterdays with temps in the low 80s and some humidity mid-day. By mid-...Read the Full Story

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Peace of mind

Looking towards Central Park South and Columbus Circle from high above Fifth Avenue. 4:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, August 10, 2017. A beautiful sunny August day in New York from the high 70s to low...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Rainy mood

Lining up outside the Met. 3:05 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, August 8, 2017. It rained all day yesterday in New York, and the temperature dropped to the mid-60s – which isn’t really cold, but it was cool...Read the Full Story

Monday, August 7, 2017

As the sun sets

Sunset over Mecox Bay. 8:15 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, August 7, 2017. Beautiful summer weekend in New York with temps in the high 70s and little humidity plus some rainfall in the wee hours before we...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The realm of ordinary

The Met Roof Garden. 7:45 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Very warm yesterday in New York, in the high 80s even in mid-evening; but not terrible humidity. I turned on my AC for about three...Read the Full Story

Monday, July 31, 2017

The business of gossip

Summer sky. 7:20 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, July 31, 2017. A beautiful bright and sunny day, yesterday in New York, with temperatures reaching up to the low 80s, with low humidity and a soft, cool breeze...Read the Full Story

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