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Summer’s over, but the buying frenzy has just begun

Palm Beach
As my grandmother always said, “After July 4th, summer’s over!” September will be here before you know it, but will we be going back to work and to school? Nobody knows for sure, but one thing we’re all hearing is that we will see a second wave of Covid hitting New York this fall and […]... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: It’s 1974 and New York is Open for Business

Guest Diary
It’s 1974 in New York and Schulenberg’s all over town, hearing the word, seeing the show and dining out on the artist’s life in the greatest city in the world... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Addison Mizner — The Afterlife

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Augustus Mayhew provides the fascinating details of the work of Addison Mizner, the man who “created” Palm Beach that stands classic today... READ MORE
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July 4th Weekend Wondering in Palm Beach

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Palm Beach Social Diary. Christine Schott explains why so many have remained after the season; plus what she heard about the Maxwell story... READ MORE
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The State of the Store: A Taste of Shopping Uptown and Down.

Guest Diary
Barbara Hodes offers the NYSD readers her latest coverage of retail openings both uptown and down. Perfectly curated... READ MORE
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No Holds Barred: In a State!

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Blair Sabol in her land of Arizona where Covid became the epicenter and hotspot and where Blair finds herself in a situation of the panic and the political and the herding... READ MORE
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Schulenberg’s Page: A Real Hollywood Story

Guest Diary
Bob takes us back to his UCLA days when movie stars, far from campus life, off in the world of make-believe the boy’s connection with it all was heightened by a relationship with the son of a famous actor... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Pride

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Christine Schott in Palm Beach. A family photo from long ago reminded Christine of Slim Aarons, a neighbor and family friend of her husband George Ledes from childhood, and the ultimate photographer of Palm Beach life and ladies; plus other moments around the town... READ MORE
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San Francisco Social Diary: A Century Of Good Taste — The Life of Culinary Icon Cecilia Chiang

Across the Nation
Jeanne Lawrence writes about the 100th birthday celebration of Cecilia Chiang, hailed as the Julia Child of Chinese food.” ... READ MORE
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Big Old Houses: A Very Big Stage

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We revisit John Foreman’s coverage of 1 East 78 Street, the home of James B. Duke, his wife and this legendary daughter, Doris, the richest girl in the world in the American 20th century... READ MORE
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Pharmacy finds for a whole new arsenal of artifice

Beauty
Delia von Neuschatz decided to go all out in reviving her cosmetic needs after many weeks in lockdown and no makeup. She went out to the local drugstore and this is what she found... READ MORE
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Memories of New York

Social Diary
With the world on edge, we look back to quieter (?) times 25 years ago on the New York Social Diary, cast of characters... READ MORE

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