Business

The Bliss Sleep Center on the corner of Montauk Highway and Hayground Road in Water Mill is opening a Bliss Baby Store next door. The company is extending its nontoxic line of organic mattresses, bedding, and sustainable wood furniture to include...
The crew at East Hampton Gourmet Food, an 18-year-old wholesale-retail catering company and bakery off Newtown Lane, are working day and night to prepare enough gluten-free crisp bread to wow some 300 judges. Their lentil-rice crisp bread with...
The gentrification of Montauk continues apace. The Ocean Beach Resort on Emerson Avenue, which was built in 1982, has been rebranded into the Montauk Blue Hotel. The transformation has given the oceanfront property an updated look with rooms,...
This is the first in an ongoing accounting of what's for sale in East Hampton Village this summer and how much it costs. Here are samples of merchandise available this weekend on Newtown Lane. Prices speak for themselves. 
The South Fork chain comprised of four Golden Pear Cafes do “very well,” according to Keith Davis, the company's president. But rather than be limited strictly to retail sales, Mr. Davis has gone “outside the box” to...
The gold rush began in earnest in the fall of 2007, Ed Dressler, the general manager of the London Jewelers store in East Hampton, said last week. The stock market went into freefall at about the same time as the real estate bubble burst. “We...
AMAGANSETT E. and S. Babbitt to Plaza Oriente L.L.C., 62 Fresh Pond Road, 2.8 acres, April 4, $1,775,000. G. Mata to T. and K. Fagerland, 40 Grove Street, .14 acre, March 19, $450,000. BRIDGEHAMPTON CVR First L.L.C. to W. Koral (landlocked,...
Hilaria Baldwin, wife of Alec Baldwin, both Amagansett residents, has joined the ranks of celebrity fashion designers. The yogini, new mother, and correspondent for EXTRA TV, has partnered with Lexington Clothing  Company, a Stockholm “...
Security systems on the South Fork range from a simple alarm system to armed bodyguards.
AMAGANSETT Weilman and del Giudice to M. and C. Miller, 224 Town Lane, .9 acre, April 4, $1,275,000. I. and D. Carmichael to B. and M. Goldner, 30 Indian Wells Highway, .5 acre, March 26, $2,300,000. M. Eichhorn to W. Lacey Trust, 79 Meeting...
The Hamptons just got a tad more narcissistic. Hamptons Free Ride, a beach shuttle service with a fleet of cute little electric vehicles, has installed iPad “selfie machines” on its fleet of 19 cars, the better for riders to take their...
AMAGANSETT P. Raphael to D. and S. Signorelli, 5 Bell Place, 1.53 acres, March 10, $1,195,000. Farrell and Kidd Construction to J. Dellanoce, 8 Old Station Place, .56 acre, March 24, $5,300,000. BRIDGEHAMPTON J. Calabrese to K. Brenner, 527...
A nasty divorce that has torn a high-profile couple apart is a boon for treasure hunters. The Bridgehampton mansion of Whitney St. John, a real estate agent with Saunders, and James B. Fairchild, the son of John Fairchild, founder of Fairchild...