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For visitors without cars, residents who want to help alleviate traffic, or those who want an affordable solution to drinking and getting around, the Hamptons Hopper has hit the road. Last week marked the maiden journey of the "retro chic...
Another installment in our sampling of East Hampton shop prices this summer. Prices speak for themselves.
First West Elm, an edgy furnishings chain, opened this spring in Water Mill. Then ground was broken on land in Wainscott for a Home Goods branch, the discount home décor adjunct of T.J. Maxx.
Regina Kravitz, a veteran fashion designer, has partnered with Stitch, a Southampton boutique and tailor shop where her contemporary Hamptons line called ReginaKravitz for Stitch will be available.
AMAGANSETT Bide-A-Wee Home Association to Town of East Hampton, 2052 Montauk Highway, 1.9 acres (vacant), April 23, $187,500. Cummings School to Town of East Hampton, 2052 Montauk Highway, 1.9 acres (vacant), April 23, $75,000. HIAS Inc. to Town...
Each summer dozens of fitness studios come . . . and go at season’s end. That’s one reason to take notice of Elements Fitness Studio. Opened in July by Andrea Fornarola Hunsberger, a dancer, the bright space on East Hampton’s...
For the most part, on the South Fork anyway, agents got to their present positions by way of first careers.
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...