Recent Stories: Montauk Highway

May 23, 2013
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This beautiful boiled-wool trivet should live in the center of the harvest table. Charming and stylish, it blends well with Shaker, mid-century ironic, and country cottage. $58. Loaves & Fishes, 2422 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

May 23, 2013
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Stumped in your search for a locavore gift? These are grown and produced just east of the Napeague Stretch. You can’t get more local than that. $6.99 and $10.99. Stewart’s Fish Market, 41 Oak Lane, Amagansett; and Vicki’s Vegetables, 596 Montauk Highway, Amagansett.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

October 4, 2012
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The iconic New York City checker cab memorialized as a key chain. Parks in your pocket. $8. Whoa Nellie, 770 Montauk Highway, Montauk.
Photo by Durell Godfrey
 

T.E. McMorrow
August 9, 2012
Police have identified a man killed Thursday morning in a head-on crash as Greg Saunders, 55, of Sagaponack, a real estate developer, recently involved in the opening of a Whole Foods market in Wainscott.

     A late-morning crash on Montauk Highway near Green Hollow Road in East Hampton Village Thursday left one man dead. According to East Hampton Village Police Chief Gerard Larsen, two vehicles struck head-on, with two other vehicles  colliding as they tried to avoid the crash.

Link: Police release additional details.

May 24, 2012
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Nothing perks up a pool patio like bright new towels. Consider them an instant make-over. Bold and fun bath sheets, available in other several colors; $48.99. Elegant John, 74 Montauk Highway, East Hampton.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

April 23, 2012
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Four-legged marauders will stop, sniff, and scram out of your garden. $22.99. C. Whitmore, 26 Montauk Highway, Amagansett. 
Photo by Durell Godfrey

January 12, 2012
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Not your mother’s ’60s shag rug, for sure. This nifty rug is made of thin strips of leather. Available in buff or chocolate-brown, as well as larger sizes, it’s a perfect spin on an old favorite. Two-by-three-foot rug, $65. Coastal Home, 2442 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton.
Photo by Durell Godfrey
 

September 15, 2011
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Hide your house keys in this very handy cast-iron frog. Tuck it in the rock garden or hide it in plain sight next to a potted plant on the deck. $30. Bayberry, 50 Montauk Highway, Amagansett.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

August 30, 2011
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Delightful young horse on washable looped rug. Great for mudroom, stable office, or horse-crazy kids room. $ 31.99. The Elegant John, 74 Montauk Highway, The Red Horse Plaza, East Hampton.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

August 30, 2011
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Real-looking boots on a sturdy stand hold walking sticks, umbrellas, and the occasional crop. $185. Rumrunner Home, 330 Montauk Highway, Wainscott.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

August 28, 2011
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Damage at McCoy Fuels, Montauk Highway, Amagansett
Hiroyuki Hamada

August 26, 2011
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Montauk Highway remained flooded the day after the 1938 storm. Though vehicles were able to get across, this contributed to the belief that Montauk itself had become an island.
The East Hampton Star

August 18, 2011
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Fancy duct tape works as hard as the plain stuff. Easy to find in the tool drawer! $4.99 each. Staples, 2044 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton Commons, Bridgehampton.
Photo by Durell Godfrey

August 12, 2011
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Six-tine winter eel spear, made in Sag Harbor in the 1920s by H.D. Fordham. $275. One of a collection. Barbara Trujillo Antiques, 2466 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton.
 

Matthew Taylor
March 14, 2011
A resurfacing project originally planned for this year to address potholes and other problems that have plagued the stretch of Route 27 between Southampton and East Hampton will not go out for bids until the summer of 2012.