Murder at Mount Hope Mansion

So the other day I found a bus trip to Mount Hope Mansion which is located in Mayheim, Pennsylvania. Mount Hope is an Estate and Winery which also hosts an interactive dinner theatre which I attended. It was great to get out of the city and food was really good! Here are some photos of…

Lockdown on New Years and My Birthday

Well, I must admit that I thought until last March 13th, that I’d be in Florida visiting my folks and my brother and sister-in-law for the Christmas Week and New Years. But as fate would have it, I wasn’t there and here comes New Years Eve which is alsoLol my birthday. Not one to sit…

Halloween at The Players Club

The spooks and goblins lead me ๐Ÿ™‚ on a Halloween trail to a Socially Distanced Halloween Party at The Players Club. The club is located at 15 Gramercy Park South right across from Gramery Park. Here are some fun photos to celebrate Halloween in this very, very, very “Spooky——” year. Happy Halloween to all of…

Inaugural Muses of the Hamptons Awards Event

On Friday, August 14th, 2020, The Muses of Philanthropy Awards will be livestreamed at 12:30pm to the public and archived on easthampton.com as the stellar attraction on the new 1 hour virtual entertainment show, Muses Live. This will happen at a live, socially distanced event which will take place at The Muses, 111 St. Andrews…

Phase 2- NYC Outdoor Dining

On June 22nd, Phase 2 began and every restaurant in my Gramercy Park Area had tables in the street. It was quite a site to behold!   So for my first Phase 2 -Outdoor dining experience I met a friend up at 5 Mile Stone, at 1640 2nd Avenue at 85th St. The restaurant has…

What Would Dorothy Say?

Wasn’t it Dorothy who said in The Wizard of Oz to Toto “There’s no place like home.”ย  Well, quite frankly for the most part, at least prior to 11 weeks ago I would have totally agreed.ย  However, being quarantined in a studio apartment in Manhattan as a single person who had an active social life…

More NYC Lock Down Smiles and Chuckles

So this month still under Lock Down I decided to continue to post and share different images that are made me think and smile during this very unprecedented Covid-19 experience. I hope that you enjoy them as well!   and ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚   Namaste, Sora @anewyorkerspointofview

Celebrating Valentine’s Day at The Players Club

The evening of February 14th, 2020, I was happy to spend Valentine’s Day evening at The Players Club with some friends for a celebratory St. Valentine’s Dinner.ย  The iconic Players Club is located at 16 Gramercy Park South and was founded by Edwin Booth. In December 1888, The Players Club was opened by Edwin Booth…

SR Socially Relevant Film Festival 2020

I’m excited to share that SR Socially Relevant Film Festival NY is in it’s 7th year and will be showing their films from March 16th to March 22nd, 2020. The mission of SRFF is the promotion of films and filmmakers that deal with socially relevant film content and after having the privilege of seeing the…

Central Park Conservancy Hosts Playground Benefit Luncheon

Diane Ackerman, a contemporary American author said, โ€œPlay is our brainโ€™s favorite way of learning.โ€ย  Having said that each year, the Playground Partners of the Women’s Committee of the Central Park Conservancy host the Winter Luncheon to raise funds for the daily care and maintenance of Central Park’s 21 playgrounds.   So this January 29th,…