Social Diary

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Quiet elegance

First Quarter Moon. 9:30 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, February 26, 2015. Another sunny day and not so cold (up in to the 30s) yesterday in New York. View from high above Fifth Avenue of the Jacqueline...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Icy everywhere

Ice floating down the Hudson River. 11:00 AM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, February 24, 2015. Cold like New York mid-winter, sometimes sunny, sometimes not. Narrow streams of ice chunks flowing smoothly and...Read the Full Story

Monday, February 23, 2015

An Up from Mother Nature

Lincoln Center. 8:00 PM, Saturday night. Photo: JH. Monday, February 23, 2015 . Cold weekend, of course . Saturday snow came as predicted after mid-afternoon . At first looked very light and then...Read the Full Story

Friday, February 20, 2015

Cold, colder, coldest

A line chef checks his phone. 11:00 PM. Photo: JH. Friday, February 20, 2015. Cold, colder, coldest on the Siberian Express – which is the name the weather man has given this current cold blast...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

The Dance of Winter

Looking north from atop the Park Avenue portal at 97th Street and Park Avenue. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, February 17, 2015. Bitter cold, and more cold, along with snow forecast. New York really...Read the Full Story

Thursday, February 12, 2015

The attraction

2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, February 12, 2015. Sunny day, most of yesterday in New York; but not warm. Snow flurries forecast for the late night hours, but nothing to write home about. Nothing like...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Remembering Lizabeth

Cedar Hill (at 79th Street off Fifth) in Central Park. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, February 10, 2015. Cold, overcast threatening snow. Flurries that turned to ice on the walks and roadways. The time...Read the Full Story

Monday, February 9, 2015

A lot left over

Looking towards Conservatory Water in Central Park. 10:00 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, February 9, 2015. Weekend weather grim and grey. And cold. No snow; that’s good, although there’s a lot...Read the Full Story

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Armed and Female

Looking south across Canal Street towards One World Trade. 10:20 PM. Photo: JH. Thursday, February 5, 2015. It warmed up a bit yesterday in New York. Forty degrees, melting the snow and slush which...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Bring on the Spring

The Arthur Ross Pinetum in Central Park, a small arboretum that is home to the largest collection of pine trees in the Park. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Very cold and grey in New...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Weather tempers

The Harry F. Sinclair House, now the Ukrainian Institute of America, at 79th Street at Fifth Avenue. Originally, it was designed by C. P. H. Gilbert for New York banker and stockbroker Isaac Fletcher...Read the Full Story

Monday, February 2, 2015

Month of the Aquarians

Looking towards Conservatory Water in Central Park. 10:30 PM. Photo: JH. Monday, February 2, 2015. It's snowing very lightly as I write this. I looked at the Accu-weather map and it's a big storm...Read the Full Story

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Functioning normally

Looking south across the Great Lawn in Central Park. 2:00 PM. Photo: JH. Sunny, cold day, yesterday in New York . The City was again functioning normally with the snow on the curbsides beginning to...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Storms have become a media delight

Sledding in Riverside Park with the The Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Monument behind. 1:00 PM. Photo: JH. Wednesday, January 28, 2015. Much colder (teens) and snow over leaving the predictable...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Snowing in New York

Looking north along Riverside Drive. 10:10 PM. Photo: JH. Tuesday, January 27, 2015 . Snowing in New York as I write this at 10:30 Monday night. It had been snowing since early afternoon, first...Read the Full Story