Articles

Guild Hall will pay homage to decades past this weekend with three evenings of music and theater, featuring the Beach Boys, the lyrics and melodies of Stephen Sondheim, and the classic Talking Heads concert film “Stop Making Sense.”
We gardeners take inspiration wherever we find it. Nature, other gardens, books, and magazines are the obvious places.

This past weekend I hosted four family members for the Fourth of July. While manageable and enjoyable in terms of everything summer house, it was in sharp contrast to past summers where we numbered some 22 and the week was anything but manageable. The joy of those summers, however, was palpable.
The popular Fridays at Five series is back at the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton with authors coming to discuss their books every Friday from July 10 through Aug. 28.
The Southampton Cultural Center, in partnership with the Chabad Southampton Jewish Center, will present the first annual Southampton Jewish Film Festival, a series of 12 weekly screenings.
The 99 artifacts chosen by Richard and Rosanne Barons and Frank Newbold for “The History of East Hampton in 99 Objects” at the Clinton Academy possess historical ties to East Hampton, but some of their backgrounds remain a mystery almost 200 to 300 years later.
The weekly news for foodies.
Now Osteria Salina, the charming Sicilian-style restaurant that has been at 95 School Street in Bridgehampton for the last several years, has moved into the larger space in Wainscott. The rooms, which go on and on, are beautiful.
The inch or so of rain we had on Saturday and Sunday morning really greened up the open spaces. It was readily apparent on driving around the outback areas of Southampton and East Hampton on Monday. The vegetation had been getting thirsty. Its thirst was thusly quenched.