Pop-Up Exhibition Aims to Preserve Black History in Sag Harbor

A pop-up exhibition is helping a historical society conserve its archive of the Black experience in beach communities facing increased gentrification.

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Where’s Eric Adams? Meeting Donors, From the Hamptons to the Vineyard.

Eric Adams, the Democratic nominee for mayor of New York City, is rushing to raise $5 million for the general election in November.

#adams-eric-l, #campaign-finance, #conflicts-of-interest, #democratic-party, #elections-mayors, #hamptons-ny, #marthas-vineyard-mass, #new-york-city, #political-action-committees

5 Dead in Hamptons Crash That Is Blamed on Speeding

A driver veered into the opposite lane and struck a car head-on in one of at least three fatal crashes in and around the city on Saturday.

#drunken-and-reckless-driving, #hamptons-ny, #harlem-manhattan-ny, #quogue-ny, #speed-limits-and-speeding, #traffic-accidents-and-safety

Is the Hamptons Party Moving to Springs?

The artsy and quieter hamlet of the Hamptons has seen an influx of Manhattanites, buzzy restaurants and even celebrities.

#celebrities, #hamptons-ny, #parties-social, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate, #restaurants, #springs-ny

It Was a Charming Saltbox in the Hamptons. Now It’s Something Else.

After a two-year gut renovation, just about the only thing that remains is the windmill.

#furniture, #hamptons-ny, #home-repairs-and-improvements, #interior-design-and-furnishings, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #restoration-and-renovation, #wainscott-ny

Tomashi Jackson Harvests Histories From the Land of Plenty

For “The Land Claim” at the Parrish Art Museum, she digs deep into the suppressed stories of communities of color in the Hamptons.

#art, #culture-arts, #hamptons-ny, #jackson-tomashi, #museums, #parrish-art-museum, #watermill-center

There Are Jobs in the Hamptons. If Only Workers Could Afford The Rent.

Unable to staff shifts, some restaurants and shops, already reeling from lockdown closures, are suspending service during the lucrative summer season.

#affordable-housing, #almond-bridgehampton-ny-restaurant, #bobby-vans, #bridgehampton-ny, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #douglas-elliman-real-estate, #hamptons-ny, #immigration-and-emigration, #labor-and-jobs, #long-island-ny, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate, #restaurants, #summer-season

Cell Service in the Hamptons is Not Good

An influx of residents during the pandemic has strained cellphone and internet signals, making a booster the new must-have accessory.

#hamptons-ny, #wireless-communications

As the Hamptons Boom, a New World of Luxury Problems

Ragers on the beach. Art galleries on Main Street. Reservations disappearing. Who remembers the pandemic?

#bars-and-nightclubs, #hamptons-ny, #luxury-goods-and-services, #real-estate-and-housing-residential

As the Hamptons Booms, a New World of Luxury Problems

Ragers on the beach. Art galleries on Main Street. Reservations disappearing. Who remembers the pandemic?

#bars-and-nightclubs, #hamptons-ny, #luxury-goods-and-services, #real-estate-and-housing-residential

Desperately Seeking Lifeguards for Hamptons Pools

The shortage could mean a summer without water aerobics, lap swims and pool parties for children.

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The Hamptons Real Estate Sales Boom Continues

Home sales and rentals on the East End of Long Island picked up at the beginning of the pandemic and are still going strong.

#amagansett-ny, #east-hampton-ny, #east-quogue-ny, #hamptons-ny, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #sag-harbor-ny, #shelter-island-ny, #southampton-ny

The Writer Kati Marton Is Selling Her Cottage in Southampton

The three-bedroom house, where Ms. Marton and the diplomat Richard C. Holbrooke had spent weekends, is on the market for $4.65 million.

#hamptons-ny, #holbrooke-richard-c, #marton-kati, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #southampton-ny

The North Fork Has Its Own Market Moment

A steady stream of buyers intent on finding good deals and open spaces during the pandemic has meant record sales and rising prices.

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Why the Shinnecock Tribe Is Clashing With the Hamptons’ Elite

The Shinnecock Indian Nation views a casino on its reservation as a path out of poverty, but some wealthy neighbors are up in arms.

#casinos, #gambling, #hamptons-ny, #income-inequality, #native-americans, #new-york-state, #shinnecock-indians, #southampton-ny, #suffolk-county-ny

Paul Jones, a Hamptonite of Many Pursuits, Dies at 40

Real estate agent, bouncer, furniture maker, coach and also a new father, he was known all over Long Island’s East End. Engaged to be married, he died of Covid-19.

#bars-and-nightclubs, #coronavirus-2019-ncov, #deaths-obituaries, #hamptons-ny, #jones-paul-1980-2021, #real-estate-and-housing-residential

Hamptons Real Estate Market Breaks Records in 2020

The median sale price rose by 40 percent in 2020, while the volume of sales increased 37 percent.

#hamptons-ny, #north-fork-ny, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #southampton-ny

Did Candidates Flee to Vacation Homes? 5 Highlights From the Mayor’s Race

Questions surrounding candidates’ second homes, ranked-choice voting and ties to casino interests arose in New York’s mayoral contest.

#casinos, #democratic-party, #elections-mayors, #endorsements, #hamptons-ny, #mcguire-raymond-j, #morales-dianne, #new-york-city, #police, #primaries-and-caucuses, #stringer-scott-m, #yang-andrew-1975

The Tenant Safe Harbor Act Comes to The Hamptons

New York State’s Tenant Safe Harbor Act was intended to help those affected by the pandemic. But what if that harbor is on the fancier side?

#evictions, #hamptons-ny, #landlords, #montauk-ny, #real-estate-and-housing-residential

Chainsmokers Promoter and Sweet 16 Venue Fined Over Virus Violations

The Sweet 16 party, at a Long Island catering hall, led to a flare-up that sickened dozens and forced 270 into quarantine, officials said.

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Love and the Lockdown

Some couples, faced with the possibility of not seeing one another for long stretches when the pandemic hit, instead decided to quarantine together and fast-tracked their relationships.

#dating-and-relationships, #hamptons-ny, #manhattan-nyc, #michigan, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate, #shutdowns-institutional, #single-persons

What Month Is It? Pandemic Scrambles the Travel Calendar

With more families working and studying remotely, resorts are dangling attractive rates, enhanced Wi-Fi and the charms of autumn as reasons to forget summer is ending.

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A Quick Virus Test? Sure, If You Can Afford It

Standard tests in New York City can take days or weeks. Wealthier people are turning to concierge services and small laboratories to get results in as little as 24 hours.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #hamptons-ny, #high-net-worth-individuals, #laboratories-and-scientific-equipment, #new-jersey, #new-york-city, #quest-diagnostics-inc, #tests-medical

Rapid Testing is at Parties, Concerts and Hotels. Social Distance Still Required.

Determined to proceed with parties and events this summer, hosts are adding screenings at the door. But such measures are hardly a guarantee of safety, medical experts warn.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #hamptons-ny, #income-inequality, #parties-social, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #suffolk-county-ny, #summer-season, #tests-medical

Chainsmokers Concert in Hamptons Is Under Investigation by Cuomo

The state’s health commissioner opened an inquiry after video footage of the concert showed crowds of people standing close together.

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Another Summer Ritual Canceled: the Beach House Share

With parties forbidden, nightclubs closed and many beaches restricting access, young New York professionals are giving up their seasonal rental shares.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #hamptons-ny, #new-jersey, #quarantines, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate, #summer-season

As Summer Nears, the Hamptons Face a ‘Feeding Frenzy’

The rush for houses got an early start as people sought to avoid the coronavirus outbreak in New York City, though some deals have gotten tangled in new statewide rules on evictions.

#coronavirus-2019-ncov, #hamptons-ny, #quarantine-life-and-culture, #quarantines, #real-estate-and-housing-residential, #renting-and-leasing-real-estate, #summer-season

Past Into Present: 4 Journeys That Changed Us

We asked four of our contributors to write about trips that shaped who they are today, and that inspire them now, in these housebound days.

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The Wealthy Flee Coronavirus. Vacation Towns Respond: Stay Away.

Tensions mount between New Yorkers with the means to retreat to their second homes and those who live in the towns year round.

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