Business

   When Kurt Roeloffs earned his license to practice as an optician from the Carl Zeiss Institute in Germany in 1926, could he have known that, almost a century later, a business bearing his name would be going strong on Long Island’...

   The scene was the Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce’s May mixer, and Cindy Ward Capalbo, who runs a home and office cleaning company, was decidedly not mixing. Around the booth she shared with three other women milled a room full of...

BRIDGEHAMPTON J. Van Tassel to S. and J. Cohan, 49 Old Farm Road, 1.82 acres, March 14, $1,755,000. EAST HAMPTON BNB Ventures III to Algary L.L.C., 458 Montauk Highway, .96 acre, March 22, $2,000,000. White Horse L.L.C. to Harvey, A, 7...
    Shop openings, special events, and go-go publicity stunts abound this month as the high season approaches. Among those who have brought their latest ventures to our attention are a new Jack Rogers store in East Hampton, Blue 1, a...
“We spent a lonely night at the Memory Motel / It’s on the ocean, I guess you know it well.”     So sang Mick Jagger on “Memory Motel,” immortalizing the long, low-slung structure in Montauk’s...
   The Beach Boutique and Spa at Montauk Harbor is a place that Kim Gatti of Montauk always wanted to open. A licensed esthetician, Ms. Gatti had worked in other areas of the business before opening a shop in a prime space on West Lake...
   A nonstop 4:07 p.m. Friday Cannonball train from Manhattan’s Penn Station to the South Fork will begin tomorrow. The train, making a 76-mile trip, is scheduled to arrive in Westhampton Beach at 5:41 p.m., followed by stops in...
Creative Awards     The Montauk advertising and design firm blumenfeld + fleming, founded by Jill Fleming and Lynn Blumenfeld, has won four platinum and five gold Hermes Creative Awards.
AMAGANSETT A. Villa Jr. to J. Cooke and B. Warner, 210 Fresh Pond Road, .31 acre, March 28, $625,000. T. and D. Goldbergh to D. Lyon and S. Johnson, 77 Hand Lane, .74 acre, March 25, $2,500,000. EAST HAMPTON C. Myers to S. Spevakow, 17 Miller...