Debra Scott's blog

The 7-Eleven in Montauk was bustling on a snowy winter day. Taylor K. Vecsey

Red bike
Red woman's bike at Sylvester & Co. H. Dunn
Lingerie and more discounted for loversDebra Schoenau
Vermont chocolates at Sylvester & Co. H. Dunn

East Quogue
The owner of this historic house in East Quogue received a grant toward maintenance.
This Water Mill house at 84 Montauk Highway is the other beneficiary of the grant.

Far Pond
Far Pond, a renovated 1970s kit house in Southampton, won 3 awards. Bates Masi Architects
A wooden boardwalk at Mothersill extends through the main house. Bates Masi Architects
Extensive wetlands zoning regulations proved challenging for Sagaponack House. Michael Moran
Lieb Cellars East Hampton
An East Hampton tasting room for Lieb Cellars will be up and running once a liquor license is secured. Courtesy Lieb Cellars

Cook travel
Gisela Gale, right, is now in Cook's East Hampton office with Mary Ann Cicio, center, and Audrey Lyons. Durell Godfrey
Audrey Lyons, a sales associate, chatting on the phoneDurell Godfrey
Durell Godrey

Doug Kuntz

How sweet it was. The former Abbe place on the Montauk bluffs in the summer of 2008. Laurie Lambrecht
Early stages of work on a new, 8,000-square-foot house at the Bill O'Reilly property in Montauk this weekJane Bimson

Bioscleave House
Bioscleave House, completed in 2008 in East Hampton, built to pre-empt death for its inhabitants. Eric Striffler