Summer is finally upon us, with brighter skies, warmer weather — and one of the biggest days to celebrate summer—July 4th!

Summer in NYC brings a sense of optimism to the five boroughs. Residents shed their spring hoodies and rain coats and emerge to take advantage of green spaces across the City. Additionally, many New Yorkers pack up almost everything they own and board the Jitney to head out east to the beauty of The Hamptons.

In this guide we will share safe travel destinations, summer essentials for those obsessed with their homes, summer necessities for both men and women…


Johnny Carson with his wife and three boys, 1958

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 20th, and fathers everywhere deserve to have a great weekend — considering where we were as a country last year. While things are looking it up, it is important to make dad feel appreciated for being hard-working, fun and helping out around the house.

Below, you will se an assortment of gifts curated for the modern dad. There’s something for every dad…ranging from cool styles, sweet digs, self care and more! We’ll continue to update this page as we get closer to June 20th.

Essentials Just For Him

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Spring is finally upon us, with brighter skies and slightly warmer weather — but when is the first official day of spring in 2021? Tomorrow, Saturday, March 20th is the first official day of spring!

Spring in NYC brings a sense of optimism to the five boroughs. Residents shed their winter coats and emerge to take advantage of green spaces across the City. …


Christmas circa 1920

Welcome to our holiday gift guide, where you’ll find hundreds of great gifts ideas for everyone on your gift list. Below you’ll find the best of everything in fashion, beauty, technology, food and everything in-between!

So without further ado, here is your Ultimate Gift Guide for Christmas! It covers stocking stuffers, small budget gifts, gifts for the home, and ideas for pretty much everyone else in your life.

Perfect Stocking Stuffers

Who doesn’t like a nice small, but thoughtful gift. Check out some small surprises that will be sure to leave a huge smile for your favorite recipient.

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Whether trick-or-treating is happening on All Hallows Eve this year or not, the holiday will not be canceled. A full moon, a blue moon, and Saturday celebrations mean the fun, the fright, and the delight of Halloween is as strong as ever.

We’ve rounded up a collection of spooky creations to satisfy any small or virtual gathering that you may be a part of this year. In addition to some delicious cocktails we have you covered for some special treats and safe travel options to give you a spook!

COCKTAILS

The Sandman’s Serenade


Summer is finally upon us, with brighter skies, warmer weather — and one of our favorite holidays — National Tequila Day on July 24th.

Summer in NYC brings a sense of optimism to the five boroughs. Residents shed their spring hoodies and rain coats and emerge to take advantage of green spaces across the City. Additionally, many New Yorkers pack up almost everything they own and board the Jitney to head out east to the beauty of The Hamptons.

In this guide we will share safe travel destinations, summer essentials for those obsessed with their homes, summer necessities for both…


Jean Shafiroff ©Nick Mele

American Humane, the nation’s first national humane organization, today announced that their Feed the Hungry COVID-19 fund reached its goal of raising $1 million to feed a million animals in need. The program was launched to feed and care for animals across the country who were abandoned during the coronavirus crisis.

Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff, who is an American Humane board member, has been the national spokesperson for the Feed the Hungry campaign and has hosted several fundraisers since its launch. …


Dr. Samuel Waxman, Marion Waxman, Maria Fishel, Kenneth Fishel. Credit: Patrick McMullan

The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation’s (SWCRF) was proud to hold the return of the one of the biggest charity events of the summer, The Hamptons Happening!

The 17th annual event was a celebration of health and wellness, and the culmination of The Global Walk to Flatten the Cancer Curve with SWCRF partner, Walk with a Doc. Event committee member Maria Fishel and Kenneth Fishel hosted the ticketed fundraiser on their estate in Bridgehampton.

This year’s honorees included HUGO BOSS, Fashion Inc represented by Rodolfo Esparza III; Dr. Kenneth Mark, Skin Cancer & Cosmetic Dermatology Expert; Natalie Cohen Gould, Co-founder…


Jean Shafiroff. Credit Patrick McMullan

Philanthropist and author Jean Shafiroff hosted her Annual Bastille Day Luncheon at the upscale, stylish, art-adorned restaurant Michael’s New York. The distinguished guests enjoyed a specialty menu in the private dining room that was decorated with French flags in honor of Bastille Day.


Robert A. Chaloner and Jean Shafiroff. Credit: Photo Credit PMC/Getty Images

New York philanthropist and author Jean Shafiroff, and her husband, vice chairman of wealth management and investment banking firm Stifel, Martin Shafiroff, hosted over 100 guests at their beautiful Southampton home on Friday night on July 16th at the launch reception for the Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s 63rd Summer Party, which will once again be a ‘host at home’ format.

Among the many notable guests were: New York State Assembly Member, Rebecca A. Seawright, former executive director of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and creator of New York Fashion Week, Fern Mallis, Public Speaker, Philanthropist, LGBTQ+ Activist…

Tony Bowles, Contributing Columnist

Tony Bowles is one of the youngest sought out journalists in the media world. He focuses on lifestyle, travel, entertainment, food and more! Based out of NYC.

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