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Barbara’s Apples and Asian Pears With Radiccho, Mint, and Buttermilk Dressing     This recipe is perfect as a starter or to accompany a roast chicken, duck, or pork.  It is adapted from Suzanne Goin’s “...

Harvest Festival at Ross, Find Your Inner Buccaneer
Who’da thunk Franz Kafka would have said, “All knowledge, the totality of all questions and all answers, is contained in the dog.” Maybe his translator spelled dog backward by mistake. On second thought, perhaps it’s a...

Marjorie Lou Otto of Amagansett died in Indian Harbour Beach, Fla., on Sept. 28. She was 81.
The leaves are beginning to color up. The tupelos, dogwoods, red maples, and sassafras are always the first to turn.
    Oktoberfest continues at Rowdy Hall in East Hampton, with a special featuring weinerschnitzel on the menu today and tomorrow. Starting Saturday, the $24 Oktoberfest prix fixe dinner menu will feature kassler rippchen —...

Amagansett Julia Talasko left her gray-and-orange Simple bicycle outside Mary’s Marvelous last Friday. After a few minutes she returned to find it gone.
“Insane,” was how Ken Rafferty, a light-tackle and fly-fishing guide described the action from Shagwong to Montauk Point over the weekend.
    In the 1830s, when the temperance movement was flourishing in America, fanatic teetotalers took up axes and flailed away at whole orchards of apple trees. With no thought for the delights of warm apple pie or syrupy baked apples...