Articles

    I have never been so sore from a game of Twister in my entire life. Every muscle in my body throbbed from holding various backbreaking positions while hovering over small, squirming children on the mat beneath me. You see, I was...

   Two of the biggest dance parties of the summer of 2013 used the names of legitimate charities improperly in order to help secure East Hampton Town permits. In July, the Shark Attack Sounds gathering claimed to be a benefit for the...

   One of the unfortunate aspects of a very strange time for the East Hampton Town Board is that the public — as well as the two minority party members — rarely know in advance what subjects will be discussed at meetings.
   Williamsburg, the Brooklyn neighborhood that exploded in popularity in the late 1990s, has come a long way — literally. As hopeful residents were priced out of its traditional borders, adjacent neighborhoods filled up and...
Bagel Texting     Hampton Bagels, just past the railroad bridge on North Main Street in East Hampton Village, has started accepting orders by text. Although a number of  vendors have invited customers to fax in orders, this may...
AMAGANSETT B. Avallone to Kidd Construction, 7 Old Station Place (vacant), July 19, $1,750,000. EAST HAMPTON J. Bermudez to C. Uchupaille, 9 Morris Park Lane, .4 acre, June 21, $295,000. J. and A. Lundquist to B. Straumann, 81 North Woods Lane...

 Good Will and Kindness     Springs     September 16, 2013 Dear David:     The other day I lost my wallet — a wallet that had belonged to my late mother — and everything in it....
I know a lot about nature, but very little about art, especially fine art. A lot of artists, as well as a poet or two, live in Springs. Some of them are not only respected artists but also environmentalists, thus “artist-activists” in my...
   The East Hampton Football Club, the first men’s soccer team from here to compete Islandwide in 30 or so years, made its home debut at the Ross School Sunday afternoon, and, as expected, impressed.     Perhaps it...