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PHILANTHROPIST JEAN SHAFIROFF SPOTTED WEARING OSCAR DE LA RENTA FLOWERED DRESS AT JILL ZARIN LUXURY LUNCHEON AT SOUTHAMPTON INN

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  Jean Shafiroff Celebrity Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff was spotted in Southampton rushing off to Jill Zarin’s Luxury Luncheon.  Jean was wearing a flowered Oscar de la Renta dress and a large Louis Vuitton bag .  Her signature Chanel sunglasses were also part of the look. Photo Courtesy Of Elder Ordonez

BEAUTY ICON BOBBI BROWN STAR OF EAST HAMPTON EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT LUNCHEON

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  Bobbi Brown Jean Shafiroff With Fern Mallis EAST HAMPTON, NY:   On Thursday, July 11, 2024, iconic makeup artist Bobbi Brown captivated an audience of nearly 200 guests at the 4th annual East Hampton Emergency Department fundraiser luncheon, held at the picturesque Maidstone Club.  Chaired by East Hampton residents Jill Davis, Kate Davis, Hollis Forbes, Liz Lange, and Mary Margaret Trousdale the event began with a Q & A with Brown, moderated by BookHampton owner Carolyn Brody. The event was held in support of the new Stony Brook Medicine (SBM) East Hampton Satellite Emergency Department.  Brown, a legendary makeup artist, best-selling author, sought-after speaker, and the founder and chief creative officer of Jones Road Beauty, spoke about revolutionizing the beauty industry, how the Miracle Balm led to the start of Jones Road Beauty, what is in her makeup bag, empowering women from all backgrounds to embrace who they are, and much more.   Co-Chairs Liz Lange, Hollis Forbes, Mary

JEAN SHAFIROFF HOSTS ANNUAL BASTILLE DAY LUNCHEON AT MAISON BARNES RESTAURANT IN NEW YORK CITY

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  Jean Shafiroff Nicole Miller And Bill McCuddy Philanthropist and author Jean Shafiroff hosted her Annual Bastille Day Luncheon at the elegant Maison Barnes Restaurant in New York City.  The luncheon was held  in honor of the French Heritage Society, a charity whose board Jean has served on since 2012.  Jean's luncheon is a sought-after celebration on the New York City calendar. This year, 56 distinguished guests attended and  included a prince, seven fashion designers, successful businesspeople, politicians, attorneys, an international artist, actors, a famous doctor and society notables. The  guests  enjoyed a specially curated  gourmet luncheon prepared in the kitchen of Cafe Boulud, which is owned and operated by renowned chef, Daniel Boulud.   Barbara Tober With Jean Shafiroff Jean Shafiroff With Rebecca Seawright Notable attendees included: Jean Shafiroff,  Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia, philanthropist Barbara Tober, fashion designers Frederick Anderson, Nicole Miller, B Mich

ABSTRACTS AT GALLERY 90 FEATURING LONG ISLAND ARTISTS

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  George Schulman Artwork Arrives ABSTRACTS at GALLERY 90 Group Art Exhibit featuring Long Island artists George Schulman, Esther Marie Caponigro, Ray Germann,Patti Robinson and  Susan Buroker @ Gallery 90, located at 90 Montauk Highway, Center Moriches NY, is pleased to present an exhibit of paintings, photographs, collage and sculpture by five of Long Island’s world-class artists.  The exhibit is on view weekends from July 13th through August 11th. • Opening Reception Sunday, July 14, 2-4pm. A large collection of Art by Master Collage Artist George Schulman, a reverred Long Island New York School abstract expressionist whose friends teachers mentors and students read like the whos who of Abstract Expressionism Pop and Grafitti Artists and Contemporary Artists whose love of light and nature, dedication and passion keep a Long Island a destination for Art, Artists, Enthusiasts and Collectors. Abstract artists, like all artists, find their way through experimentation with elements and p

20TH ANNUAL HAMPTONS HAPPENING TO SUPPORT SAMUEL WAXMAN CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION

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  Maria Fishel And Kenneth Fishel Marion Waxman And Dr. Samuel Waxman Jean Shafiroff Over 400 guests attended the 20th Annual Hamptons Happening, one of the Hamptons’ most-anticipated summer charity social events which this year raised $450,000 - the largest sum raised for this event in ths past decade.  The event took place on the beautiful Bridgehampton estate of hosts Kenneth and Maria Fishel. Funds raised will support groundbreaking research funded by the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF), a leading international organization dedicated to eradicating cancer. Sarah Wragge And Chris Wragge With Family   Cheri Kaufman During the event, SWCRF presented Arthur F. Backal (Chief Executive Officer, Backal Hospitality Group) with the 2024 Distinguished Hospitality Award, Chef Francois Payard (Southold Social) received the Distinguished Restaurateur Award. Cheri Kaufman (CEO C iGive, Founding Partner, Kaufman Astoria Studios) is the 2024 Distinguished Businesswoman Award.  Ste

CELEBRITY STYLIST MELISSA POLO LANDAU HOSTS SUMMER KICK OFF PARTY AT MARINA ST BARTH IN SOUTHAMPTON

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  Melissa Polo Landau Celebrity Stylist Melissa Polo Landau hosted a summer kick-off at Marina St Barth in Southampton, NY which brought together followers of fashion with melissa’s extensive experience and the clothes of chic Marina St Barth.   David Aarons With Melissa Polo Landau & Adam Aarons Angella Williams With Melissa Polo Landau & Christian Minnella Commenting on the Hamptons fashion scene and this season’s trends, Melissa Polo Landau said, “The Hamptons fashion scene combines timeless classics like linen in neutral tones. The trendy are wearing crochet maxi dresses, or flowy drop waist dresses. Matching sets are still a fun option. In addition, the tennis skirt has also become a popular daytime choice among fashion enthusiasts.” ABOUT: Melissa Polo Landau: Melissa Polo Landau is in the vanguard of the revolution of fashion experts who are co-mingling styling with trailblazing ways of leveling up a client’s social media and networking presence. Using innovative marketi

JEAN AND MARTIN SHAFIROFF HOST SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL FOUNDATION SUMMER KICKOFF

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  Jean And Martin Shafiroff Jean & Martin Shafiroff entertained nearly 150 people at their exquisite home in Southampton, New York to celebrate the launch of the fundraising season of the Southampton Hospital Foundation (SHF).  Philanthropists, socialites, medical leaders and friends joined Jean, who is a trustee for SHF, and Martin for delicious canap├ęs and cocktails, and music by Alex Donner. Julia McCormack, Southampton Hospital Foundation President and Stony Brook Southampton Hospital (SBSH) Chief Development Officer, and Emily Mastaler, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Chief Administrative Officer and Southampton Hospital Association President, and her husband, Jon McAuliffe, were joined by Southampton Hospital Association board members including chair Jim Forbes and wife Hollis, treasurer John Wambold and his wife Melanie, and directors, J. Oscar Molina and his wife, Ana Harsanyi, Dr. Florence Rolston, and Allison Morrow. Summer Party co-chairs Sarah Wetenhall and Elena Ford

A CONVERSATION WITH BEAUTY ICON BOBBI BROWN TO BENEFIT SOUTHAMPTON HOSPITAL OFF CAMPUS EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

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  Bobbi Brown Jill Davis, Kate Davis, Hollis Forbes, Liz Lange and Mary Margaret Trousdale will co-chair the annual Lecture & Luncheon Fundraiser at Maidstone Club to support the new Stony Brook Medicine (SBM) East Hampton Off-Campus Emergency Department on Thursday, July 11, 2024. Presented by the Southampton Hospital Foundation (SHF), this year we’re talking beauty with iconic makeup artist Bobbi Brown. BookHampton owner Carolyn Brody will moderate the conversation.  “I believe that true beauty begins with health and well-being. As a Hamptons resident, with a Jones Road Beauty outpost in East Hampton, I am thrilled to support the mission of this new Emergency Department by being a part of this exciting event,” said Brown. “The opening of the new Stony Brook Medicine East Hampton Off-Campus Emergency Department empowers our community with the care they deserve, ensuring everyone has the opportunity to lead vibrant, healthy lives.”  As a professional makeup artist, Bobbi created te

CATHY BISSELL TO BE HONORED AT 15TH ANNUAL UNCONDITIONAL LOVE GALA JULY 20TH 2024

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  Cathy Bissell The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation (SASF) is thrilled to announce that animal welfare philanthropist champion Cathy Bissell, will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Foundation’s 15th Annual Unconditional Love Gala on July 20th, 2024.  The gala, serving as the premiere fundraising event for the Foundation, plays a vital role in raising essential funds to support SASF’s mission to nurture the bond between humans and companion animals through education, advocacy, and adoption.  "We are honored to recognize Cathy Bissell for her lifelong commitment to animal welfare," said Jordan Lippner, Chair of the Board of Directors at the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation. Cathy created BISSELL Pet Foundation in 2011 which has impacted the lives of nearly 750,000 pets and directed over $30 million to shelters and programs to support animal welfare and provide resources to underserved communities.   The 15th Annual Unconditional Love Gala promises

HELEN YAMAK CELEBRATES SPRING / SUMMER COLLECTION 2024

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  Helen Yarmak Acclaimed fashion designer Helen Yarmak launches the Helen Yarmak Spring/Summer Jewelry Collection with gold, silver, rubies, and diamonds, celebrating dance, acrobatics, and sensuality of the human form.  With human figures dancing on rings, earrings, keyrings, and bracelets, it's a celebratory, artistic collection to wear on summer travels. Yarmak, the creative director, launches her spring/summer collection as part of her artistic expression, which is at the heart of her brand.  This collection marks her continued expansion into the world of rare gemstones, 18 karat gold, pearls, and diamonds. It is made up of carefully constructed rings, keyrings, earrings, and bracelets made in Italy. In many pieces, the collection features the turquoise-colored Paraiba Tourmaline stone, a rare gemstone that is found in Brazil that is renowned for its bright, neon-like blue hue that is breathtaking in its beauty.  Each handmade piece of jewelry by Helen Yarmak has its own unique

ANN LIGUORI CELEBRATES NEW BOOK " LIFE ON THE GREEN"

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  Ann Liguori  Leesa Rowland  Sports media maven, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Ann Liguori celebrated the release of her new book, “Life on the Green: Lessons and Wisdom from Legends of Golf” at Canoe Place in Hampton Bays with friends and well-wishers. The radio and TV personality, who is a leading authority in both sports and business, continues to showcase her diverse talents and skills with her latest book published by Hatherleigh Press.  The sequel to her 2007 book, “A Passion for Golf, Celebrity Musings about the Game,' Life on the Green” contains all-new interviews conducted by Ann with a dozen of legends of Golf including Amy Alcott, Ben Crenshaw, Padraig Harrington, Bernhard Langer, Nancy Lopez, Jack Nicklaus, Dottie Pepper, Gary Player, Renee Powell, Annika Sorenstam, Jan Stephenson and Tom Watson.   Joe Kundrat With Nancy Stone, Therese Flaherty & Greg D'Elia Daniel Liguori Available in multiple formats (ISBN: 1578269784), further details of Life on the Green

PHILANTHROPIST JEAN SHAFIROFF TO CO CHAIR SOUTHAMPTON MUSEUM'S HALSEY HOUSE GALA WITH HONOREE CHUCK SCARBOROUGH

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  Jean Shafiroff With Chuck Scarborough And Ellen Scarborough Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff  set to co-chair  the Southampton History Museum's Halsey House  Gala with Honoree Chuck Scarborough  Philanthropist Jean Shafiroff will co-host  the Southampton History Museum's Halsey House  Gala honoring NBC's Chuck Scarborough  on July 6, 2024 in Southampton, New York. Businessman Doug Halsey will co-chair along with Jean Shafiroff . The highly anticipated Halsey House Gala  will celebrate local history, culture, and the start of the 2024 Hampton's summer.   Guest of honor, Chuck Scarborough, is marking a milestone of 50 years at WNBC this year . The event celebrates Chuck Scarborough's many contributions to American journalism and Southampton as part of the Lake Agawam Conservancy. Spend an evening on the grounds of one of the oldest dwellings in New York State while dancing under the stars to live music. Enjoy a selection of exquisite hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and a raw b