Category | Local Business

Local Advertising Firm Wins 13 Awards

Posted on 20 May 2015

One of the East End’s leading marketing and advertising firms, blumenfeld + fleming last week won six platinum and seven gold awards in the 2015 Hermes Creative Awards Competition.

Hamptons Aristocrat Offers Sustainable, Organic Fine Dining for Those on the Go

Posted on 18 May 2015

When Lexi Stolz started frequenting the East End 10 years ago, like other weekenders she had to face the traffic and crowds and quickly learned just how difficult it can be to make even a simple dinner reservation.
“It always felt like Fridays were a disappointment,” said Ms. Stolz. “You know, we’re out here after a long week, and we don’t want to fight the crowds. I thought to myself that I can’t be the only one feeling this way.”

Sag Harbor Launderette Gets a Makeover

Posted on 12 May 2015

If you happen to be strolling down Main St. in Sag Harbor this summer take notice of the recently renovated Sag Harbor Launderette. The new owner Bill Tabert, 54, has made more than a few major changes. Bill took over the lease just this January and wasted no time upgrading the facility. He also continued to remain open through the renovation process.

Loaves & Fishes Opens New Cookshop in Bridgehampton

Posted on 07 May 2015

By Dawn Watson Since the very beginning, family has been a key ingredient to the success of the Loaves & Fishes brand. The business began more than 30 years ago, when Anna Pump opened up the Loaves & Fishes Food Store in Sagaponack in 1980 with the support of her husband, Detlaf. In 1994, she [...]

Taking a Holistic Approach to the Fight Against Ticks

Posted on 27 April 2015

Mother and daughter team Dr. Larissa Fedorenko and Dr. Julia Fedorenko-Bitton worked together to create a holistic, all-natural tick- and mosquito-repellent.  By Stephen J. Kotz After a long, hard winter like this past one, people can be forgiven for thinking that just maybe deer ticks and all their creepy cousins, not to mention the many diseases [...]

Celebrating Spring, Seasonality & the Magic Hour at 1770 House

Posted on 22 April 2015

Regardless of the season, Chef Michael Rozzi’s favorite time of day is what he calls “the magic hour.”

Evoking the East End with Scented Candles

Posted on 13 April 2015

With gift shops lining the main streets of East End villages and hamlets, Brittany Torres, a 29-year-old Southampton entrepreneur and owner of the start-up business, Hamptons Handpoured, knows she has entered a crowded field. But she is confident the handcrafted candles she is making with essential oils and other, high-quality natural ingredients, will soon find a niche on store shelves—and better yet, a place in customers’ homes.

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Personal Stylist Sisters Open Boutique “For Every Girl” on Southampton’s Jobs Lane

Posted on 07 April 2015

It’s been a hard few years for mom-and-pops on the East End, with rents continuing to increase and more and more money coming in from out-of-town. But next month, when sisters Cara and Lisa Rooney hold the grand opening of their new boutique in Southampton, it’ll be a small win for family businesses.

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Local Physical Therapist Returns Home to Open Boutique Facility in Sag Harbor

Posted on 31 March 2015

High-tech machines and manipulators are dotted around the room in East End-native George Wilson’s new boutique physical therapy facility, which overlooks Bay Street, boat slips and the resident brace of ducks.

Sag Harbor Express Earns Honors in New York Press Association Better Newspaper Contest

Posted on 30 March 2015

The Sag Harbor Express was one of several East End newspapers to earn honors in the New York Press Association’s 2014 Better Newspaper Contest, the results of which were announced last weekend in Saratoga Springs. The Sag Harbor Express and the Manhattan publication, The Epoch Times, earned the most contest points for a single flag [...]