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Star Staff
July 30, 2015
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.

AMAGANSETT

Amagansett Estates to B. and J. Ennals, 103 Montauk Highway, 1 acre, May 12, $2,775,000.

J. Santemma and J. Okin to 52 Shore Roa Holdings, 52 Shore Road, .58 acre, May 14, $3,970,000.

 

BRIDGEHAMPTON

F. and S. Goldstein to Victoria Concordia, 8 Dannielle’s Way, 1.63 acres, June 5, $6,475,000.

Christine Sampson
July 30, 2015
There’s a softer side to the infamous trade parade in at least one work van that makes a couple of weekly trips from Montauk to Manhattan and back again.

There’s a softer side to the infamous trade parade in at least one work van that makes a couple of weekly trips from Montauk to Manhattan and back again.

Taylor K. Vecsey
Christopher Walsh
July 23, 2015
Local business news

Waldbaum’s Out

Stop & Shop will be taking over the Waldbaum’s stores in East Hampton and Southampton Villages as part of a $146 million deal.

Star Staff
July 23, 2015
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.

AMAGANSETT

A. Weinstein to T. Henritze, 419 Town Lane, 2 acres, May 19, $4,265,000.

M. Casa to K. Mulligan, 9 Gilbert’s Path, .68 acre, April 6, $1,300,000.

 

BRIDGEHAMPTON

Polo Court L.L.C. to Yolo One Polo L.L.C., part of 491 Hayground Road (vacant), April 23, $3,000,000.

 

EAST HAMPTON VILLAGE

Taylor K. Vecsey
July 20, 2015
Stop & Shop will be taking over the Waldbaum's stores in East Hampton and Southampton Villages as part of a $146 million deal.

Stop & Shop will be taking over the Waldbaum's stores in East Hampton and Southampton Villages as part of a $146 million deal. 

Star Staff
July 16, 2015
Local business news

St. Barth Party

Star Staff
July 16, 2015
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.

AMAGANSETT

G. Sloane to T. Kelly, 335 Main Street, .64 acre, May 15, $1,280,000.

266 Main Street Amagansett to 266 Main Street Association, 266 Main Street, .31 acre, May 21, $1,100,000.

M.B. Maher to 241 Marine L.L.C., 241 Marine Boulevard, .71 acre, May 14, $11,700,000.

 

BRIDGEHAMPTON

Christine Sampson
July 16, 2015
Boaters can browse and book same-day slips through SlipFinder locally at places such as the Star Island Marina in Montauk, and Halsey Marina, 3 Mile Harbor Marina, Harbor Marina, and Gardiner’s Marina on Three Mile Harbor, and nationally at about 120 others.

Several local marinas have signed up to offer slips through a new mobile app created by two Long Island boating enthusiasts.

Kelly M. Stefanick
July 15, 2015
Shoppers will have a chance to raise money for the Retreat this weekend at London Jewelers on Main Street and again on Aug. 7, when more than 30 East Hampton Village stores will donate part of the money they take in to the organization.

Shoppers in East Hampton will have a chance to raise money for the Retreat, an East Hampton organization that supports the victims of domestic abuse, this weekend  at London Jewelers on Main Street and again on Aug. 7, when more than 30 East Hampton Village stores will donate part of the money they take in to the organization.

Britta Lokting
July 9, 2015
The Hopper is back, riding Sag-to-Montauk loop, again and again.

Sunday marked Kayla Briska’s third day as the Hampton Hopper’s “ambassador,” or chaperone, but already she had witnessed a woman urinate outside the bus and dealt with two disoriented teenagers unable to find the stop.

Star Staff
July 9, 2015
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.

AMAGANSETT

J. and N. Ammerman (by referee) to U.S. Bank National Association, 248 Cranberry Hole Road, 1.4 acres, March 12, $1,820,000.

F. Giraud to Janari L.L.C., 45 and 47 Cross Highway, .25 acre, May 6, $900,000.

L. Cuomo (by devisees) to T. and T. Duong, 5 Cranberry Hole Road, .77 acre, Apr. 17, $710,000.

 

BRIDGEHAMPTON

Christine Sampson
July 9, 2015
Valet parking at local restaurants isn’t a new concept, but one of the latest businesses to add the service for its guests may come as a surprise to some.

Valet parking at local restaurants isn’t a new concept, but one of the latest businesses to add the service for its guests may come as a surprise to some.

The salon Warren Tricomi, on Park Place in East Hampton Village, is now offering free valet parking for its customers on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during July and August.

Christopher Walsh
July 6, 2015
The nonprofit for local farmers and food producers plans to open at the Peconic Land Trust's Amagansett Farmers Market on Aug. 1.

Several months after a new tenant for the Amagansett Farmers Market was expected to be named, the Peconic Land Trust and the Amagansett Food Institute, a nonprofit organization of farmers and food producers, announced on Monday that the latter has signed a lease to operate the market. The institute plans an Aug. 1 opening of the longtime landmark on the hamlet's Main Street.

Kelly M. Stefanick
July 6, 2015
Tate's Bake Shop in Southampton is counted among the winners of Specialty Outstanding Food Innovation, or SOFI, Awards this year at the Summer Fancy Food Show in Manhattan.

Tate's Bake Shop in Southampton is counted among the winners of Specialty Outstanding Food Innovation, or SOFI, Awards this year at the Summer Fancy Food Show in Manhattan. The showcase recognizes the best producers across the Northeast from more than 2,700 submissions in 32 categories.

Joanne Pilgrim
July 2, 2015
The departure of Uber, the app-based car service, following a blitz of tickets given its drivers for lacking the required town taxi licenses, has two East End taxi company owners jumping into the breach.

The departure of Uber, the app-based car service, following a blitz of tickets given its drivers for lacking the required town taxi licenses, has two East End taxi company owners jumping into the breach.

Via two new smartphone apps, Hamptons Taxi and Gata Hub, prospective fares can now summon licensed cabs from local companies.

Star Staff
July 2, 2015
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.

AMAGANSETT

T. and J. Edwards to A. Sadr and O. Giacomazzi, 641 Montauk Highway, 1.65 acres, May 1, $1,100,000.

EAST HAMPTON

Score Construction to HCDC Realty Corp., 346 Three Mile Harbor Road, .42 acre, April 22, $585,000.

H. Chatfield Trust to D. and S. Hillson, 20 Huckleberry Lane, Unit 9, April 10, $792,500.

Taylor K. Vecsey
July 1, 2015
World Pie, a restaurant on Main Street in Bridgehampton that was closed due to a fire at the start of the Memorial Day weekend, is back in business.

World Pie, a restaurant on Main Street in Bridgehampton that was closed because of a fire at the start of the Memorial Day weekend, is back in business. 

Janis Hewitt
June 25, 2015
Several new businesses have opened for the season in Montauk, and three of them, on the south Plaza, are owned by residents already familiar to Montaukers.

Several new businesses have opened for the season in Montauk, and three of them, on the south Plaza, are owned by residents already familiar to Montaukers.

Christopher Walsh
June 25, 2015
Favored stop for beer and soda to close.

“Dear Friends and Patrons of Peconic Beverage East,” the letter begins. “We regret to inform you that we will be closing indefinitely as of July 1st.”

Star Staff
June 25, 2015
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.

AMAGANSETT
R. Lane Trust to J. Heilemann and D. Rhoten, 7 Ashwood Court, 2.02 acres, April 30, $2,350,000.
D. Moszer to K. and S. Spence Trusts, 12 Dune Way, April 29, $3,215,000.

BRIDGEHAMPTON
Two Trees Farm Development to Polo Court L.L.C., Polo Court Lot 1, 2 acres (vacant), Feb. 11, $2,340,000.

Kelly M. Stefanick
June 24, 2015
This Fourth of July might be the last chance spectators have to view the Stars Over Montauk, a Grucci Fireworks show that has graced the sky over Umbrella Beach for 17 years.

This Fourth of July might be the last chance spectators have to view the Stars Over Montauk, a Grucci Fireworks show that has graced the sky over Umbrella Beach for 17 years.

Star Staff
June 18, 2015
Find out what has been bought and sold around the South Fork.

AMAGANSETT
Beachgraph L.L.C. to Sea Bass Acquisitions, 63 Shipwreck Drive, 1.54 acres (vacant), April 17, $1,650,000.
Shipwreck L.L.C. to Sea Bass Acquisitions, 51 Shipwreck Drive, 1.5 acres (vacant), April 17, $1,650,000.
M. Lee and A. Karja to B. and A. Kinetz, 8 Whalers Lane, .84 acre, April 23, $1,987,500.

BRIDGEHAMPTON

Janis Hewitt
June 18, 2015
Weekdays in Montauk this month have been almost as quiet as the days after Tumbleweed Tuesday, following Labor Day, when legend has it that the hamlet is so slow you can see tumbleweeds blowing through instead of people.

Weekdays in Montauk this month have been almost as quiet as the days after Tumbleweed Tuesday, following Labor Day, when legend has it that the hamlet is so slow you can see tumbleweeds blowing through instead of people.

T.E. McMorrow
June 11, 2015
An era ended last Thursday evening at the Shagwong Tavern in Montauk as Jimmy Hewitt, the longtime owner, turned the keys over to new owners during a farewell party.

An era ended last Thursday evening at the Shagwong Tavern in Montauk as Jimmy Hewitt, the longtime owner, turned the keys over to new owners — a partnership including Jon Krasner and Beau Campsey — during a farewell party.

"The pictures on the walls are staying," Mr. Krasner, who dropped by the party, promised.