It’s not often you find a turnip and a grapefruit playing integral roles in a competitive softball game, but it’s part of the fun and tradition in East Hampton where the Artists and Writers game is celebrating 65 years of play.
A 22-year-old man plans to sue Justin Bieber after he says the pop star and his bodyguards roughed him up outside a Hamptons nightclub last weekend.
Beachgoers have been advised to be on the lookout, as dozens of venomous Portuguese man o’ war have been washed ashore on beaches along the East End of Long Island.
The Hamptons is known for its beautiful beaches and wealth, and summertime helicopter noise. Some, however, hope a solution to the noise has been found.
As summer approaches, some families are trading their year-round homes in East Hampton, for “trailers.” And it’s all to make some serious cash.
Starting Friday afternoon, the Long Island Rail Road will be running its new express service to the east end of the island.
Trains will depart from Penn Station at 4:07 p.m. on Fridays and run nonstop to Westhampton. From there, the train will continue eastward, making stops at Southampton, Bridgehampton, East Hampton and Montauk.
Some of the summer people are building barriers to protect their homes from future storms, but they are forcing the water to eat away at public peaches.
A special opportunity is ahead for students who lost work in the fire at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.
It’s a very busy time for business owners in the Hamptons, as they prepare for what is for many their only season – the summer season.
The five-bedroom house belonged to the actress’ late husband, shipping magnate Manuel Michael Kulukundis, who died three years ago.
Yet another alligator has been found on Long Island, this time in the window well of a home in the Hamptons.
“Good to excellent” is how many Hamptons business people are labeling the summer of 2012. Merchants credit all the sunshine for a good season.
“What the upgrade will do is it will give us 200 megawatts of additional power to use for the peak load. Our peak load time is when when we have the hottest weather,” LIPA’s Michael Hervey told WCBS 880 reporter Sophia Hall.
The stars were aligned last weekend in the Hamptons — literally. Samantha Yanks, the editor-in-chief of Hamptons magazine, was there and has the inside scoop. She visits The Couch to dish the details.