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PAMELA MORGAN'S END OF SUMMER 'FLIRTING WITH FLAVORS' HAMPTONS BASH

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Lifestyle and Entertaining Expert Pamela Morgan of Flirting With Flavors produced her annual end-of-summer celebration at her home in Water Mill, NY along with her husband, Michael Trokel. Displaying her design savvy and culinary expertise as a chef and cookbook author, the party brought a close to the summer and start to the Fall 2019 season, welcoming Pamela Morgan and her husbands' dearest friends to celebrate this year’s theme of ‘Wild Fishy Feast’. Her husband, Michael caught the fish, halibut and salmon, this summer off the coast of Vancouver, thus the theme of the party.

Notable attendees included: Pamela Morgan, Michael Trokel, Jean Shafroff, Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin, Liliana and William Cavendish, John Barman and Kelly Graham, Sonia Cole, Jill Zarin, Ramona Singer, Mark Seidenfeld, Fred De Vito, Elizabeth Halfpapp, Chef Kerry Heffernan, Wendy Federman, Janna Bulluck, Lucia Hwong Gordon, Kathy and Jim Dahl, Cheri Kaufman, Leesa Rowland, Colleen and Gary Rein, Nurit K…

'MANOR OF MANNERS' MARYANNE PARKER'S TIMELESS ETIQUETTE FOR THE EVOLVING WORLD

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International business and social etiquette expert Maryanne Parker has been teaching the timeless practice of etiquette in the boardroom, ballroom and classroom for nearly a decade. She is the founder of Manor of Manners, an etiquette consulting business which provides its clients with the confidence, skills, self-awareness, and knowledge that will help equip them to reach their professional and personal goals, using proven methods for easy learning. Manor of Manners specializes in engaging public speaking arrangements, elite coaching and certification programs tailored to the client’s needs.
In addition, Maryanne is the author of two number one international bestselling books The Sharpest Soft Skill (about business etiquette) and Posh Overnight (about social etiquette). Both books are available on Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle editions. The Sharpest Soft Skill pinpoints the importance of soft skills, poise, elegance, and sophistication in corporate success. Posh Overnight is a…

JEAN SHAFIROFF @ HAMPTON CLASSIC HORSE SHOW FOR SOUTHAMTON HOSPITAL FOUNDATION

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The Southampton Hospital Foundation celebrates Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s 40-year relationship with the Hampton Classic Horse Show and congratulates all the winners from the youngest to the most accomplished including the father-daughter duo Mario Deslauriers of Canada and Lucy Deslauriers of Manhattan who took first and second place in the Grand Prix challenge in Bridgehampton on Sunday.
In over 40 years, The Hampton Classic has contributed more than $2 million to the hospital. Commenting, Shanette Barth Cohen, Executive Director of the Hampton Classic Horse Show says, “We truly appreciate our relationship with our Official Community Partner, the Stony Brook Southampton Hospital. We value the exceptional care the hospital provides to the East End of Long Island and are pleased we're able to play a small part in supporting their efforts.




Through the generosity of the Hampton Classic, the hospital hosts supporters at VIP tables in the Grand Prix tent. Philanthropist and f…

MARIA & KEN FISHEL HOST RECEPTION FOR CENTER FOR JEWISH LIFE CHABAD

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Maria and Kenneth Fishel welcomed guests to their Bridgehampton, NY estate for a Cocktail Reception benefiting the Center for Jewish Life Chabad in Sag Harbor. The event, which featured internationally acclaimed pianist and composer Tania Eshaghoff, was a momentous evening celebrating summer, community and giving back.
Notable attendees included: Maria Fishel, Kenneth Fishel, Tania Eshaghoff and Rabbi Berel Lerman.
Honorees included: Kimmy & Robby Morris (Chesed Award), Stephen Wald (Community Builder Award), Marc Goldman (Defender of Israel Award), And Amanda Goldberg (Young Leadership Award). Event Chairs included: Erica & Dennis D'antonio, Sandy & Andrew Quentzel, Jodi Schwalb, Denise Wohl And Arden Wohl.
About Maria and Kenneth Fishel
Maria and her husband and company CEO, Kenneth Fishel, run Renaissance Properties, a family-run New York based real estate organization. The luxury real estate agency has distinguished itself as one of New York’s premier family-owned …

'MANNERS THAT MATTER MOST' THE 21ST CENTURY GUIDE TO ETIQUETTE

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The highly successful book, Manners That Matter Most– the Easy Guide to Etiquette at Home and in the World – published by Hatherleigh Press, researched and written by June Eding, with a special foreword by Norah Lawlor – is now in its third printing and available in paperback for the first time.
Etiquette is one of the most valuable assets a person can Possess: knowing how best to present yourself, and how to deal with others in a direct, effective manner, is paramount in all personal, professional, and social relationships. Featured in The New York Times, Manners That Matter Most is a part of the “Little book, Big Ideas” series, which was created to provide everyday people with useful wisdom to improve their lives, seeking to resurrect the custom of good manners and graceful style; all while updating and applying them to the modern age.
“Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.” - …

JEAN SHAFIROFF'S STUNNING COVER & PHOTOS IN SOCIAL LIFE MAGAZINE

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Story By Bennett Marcus For Social Life -- Through her innate generosity and concern for her fellow man, Jean Shafiroff found her life’s calling: philanthropy. For years she has been a powerful leader, putting her boundless energy behind worthy charitable organizations both local and international, and today is at the pinnacle of New York’s philanthropic circles.
“I feel very lucky to be able to do the charity work that I do,” she says. “I think that it’s a great blessing to be in the position that I’m in. I’m very fortunate that I can help others.”
Jean sits on the boards of multiple foundations, chairs numerous events, and donates to many causes with which she is not directly involved. “When it comes to giving, Jean Shafiroff leads the pack,” says Elsie McCabe Thompson, the president of the New York City Mission Society, an organization with which Shafiroff has long been actively involved.

A humanitarian and author hailed as New York’s “First Lady of Philanthropy” by both Hello and …

JUDGE JERRY SPRINGER PREMIERES TODAY NATIONWIDE

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Talk show legend Jerry Springer's new show 'Judge Jerry' premieres today, Monday September 9th.
Previously taped episodes of his famous “Jerry Springer Show” (which continue to air), and his new job as a television Judge, finds him wearing a black judge’s robe and presiding over small claims cases on the daytime court show, taped in Stamford, Conn. The show will air weekdays on WPIX/Ch. 11 (noon-1 p.m.)
You can read the Michael Starr interview in theNY Post HERE
Photo Courtesy Of NBC Universal 

COUTURE FASHION DESIGNER JACKIE ROGERS 2020 COLLECTION IN HAMPTONS

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Couture fashion designer Jackie Rogers presented her 2020 Collection for All Seasons at the private residence of Dena Weiner in Southampton, NY. The classic Hamptons home, complete with a traditional windmill, set the stage for the graceful fashion models showcasing Jackie Roger’s latest designer pieces, including beautifully draped dresses, sequined tailored jackets and separates in a multi-colored palette, and reintroducing menswear apparel with which Jackie Rogers fashion design career started.
The 2020 Collection embodies the perfect balance between classic style and modern trends, making it flexible for styling throughout the year. Jackie Rogers is well known for her timeless collections, which comprise looks ready-to-wear for all seasons. Pieces from the collection were available for purchase at the event and 20% of the evening’s proceeds benefited the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation (SASF).


Notable attendees included: Jackie Rogers, Dena Weiner, Ramona Singer, Jean Shafi…

VILLA MANGIACANE BEARING HAND OF RENAISSANCE MASTER MICHELANGELO

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Villa Mangiacane, a magnificent 15th Century property built by the Machiavelli family and bearing the hand of Renaissance master Michelangelo, invites you to fall in love with the Tuscan architecture, nature, culture and epicurean offerings this Summer 2019. Located just 7 miles south of Florence, Italy, the majestic estate offers the possibility to rent a private Villa; the perfect setting for a beautiful wedding celebration or stylish corporate retreat.
Villa Mangiacane offers:
Palazzo Machiavelli, home to the famed author of The Prince is available for rental. This rental includes 10 rooms and suites in the main villa, which accommodates up to 20 persons. In addition, the rates include a daily buffet breakfast, a welcome cocktail on arrival, fresh fruit platter in the rooms and complimentary use of the Naduschka Spa facilities. The palazzo also has its own private gardens, outdoor pool and beautiful views across the Tuscan hills to Florence.

Villa Mazzei, on the Mangiacane estate …

THE PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION ANNUAL GALA IN THE HAMPTONS

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The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Annual Gala in the Hamptons took place at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, NY. The summer benefit supported the 15th Annual PCF Pro-Am Tennis Tournament and celebrated over $788 million raised in the past quarter-century for prostate cancer research. Founder Michael Milken and The Gala in the Hamptons weekend hosts and sponsors welcomed guests to enjoy, engage and be entertained while helping to fund the next groundbreaking discoveries in cancer research.


Notable attendees included: Michael Milken, U.S. Representative Kevin McCarthy, Stewart Rahr, Rob Citrone, Tom Lee, Roger and Roxann Taylor, Tom and Gretchen Jordan, Arthur Becker, Bonnie Pfeifer Evans, Artie Rabin, Leon and Leesa Wagner, Howard Lutnick, Cliff and Barbara Sobel, Michael and Margie Loeb, David and Sybil Yurman, Larry Leeds and Lauren Vernon, Jeff and Mei Sze Greene, Andrew and Monica Weinberg, Justin and Lauran Tuck, Tiffany Trump, Dr. Jonathan and Plum Simons, Chris and Rene…