East Hampton, NY

This $150 Million Hamptons Estate Comes With Two Mansions, Two Pools and One Infamous Beachfront

Click here to read the full article. One of Southampton’s most notorious estates is back on the market. Named La Dune, the compound on Gin Lane isn’t only famous for its eye-popping price or its high-profile owner. The property, which has been on and off the market since 2016, starred in the 1978 Woody Allen drama Interiors. It’s now back in play for $150 million—and that amount will get you two mansions with beach frontage spread across four acres in one of the most desirable resort communities in America. The owner, art-world publisher Louise Blouin, bought the estate in the 1990s for $13.5...
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Eastern Point Beach: Groton City’s ʽgem’

Editor's Note: Welcome to our annual summer series. This year, we asked readers to tell us about their favorite beach destinations within driving distance, since summer in southeastern Connecticut wouldn't be complete without a day at the beach. Groton ― Debi Ziegler grew up across the street from Eastern Point...
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Workers eligible for pandemic hero pay

WATERFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – The state is officially launching its website Wednesday on the Connecticut Premium Pay Program, which could provide essential workers with hero pay. “I help the residents wherever they needed assistance,” Debbie Evans of New London, who works at a nursing home in Mystic, said. Fallyn Fonville-Smith of New London is a […]

Bella Hadid's Latest Manicure Proves It's Never a Bad Idea to Keep It Simple

Her trip to Montauk, New York served as the perfect background for bright red nails. Picture this: Summer, beach towns, a long fringe, cherry-red nails, and Bella Hadid. It's a recipe the Kin Euphorics co-founder brought to life at John's Drive-In, located in Montauk, New York. On August 8, Hadid shared a collage of photos taken throughout the day of the auspicious yet intimate event. She showcased not only the location's temporary transformation into Bumble Diner but also sported the most classic summer manicure there is.

Montauk hotspot Ruschmeyer’s for sale after losing liquor license

Ruschmeyer’s, a Montauk restaurant and hotel known for attracting influencers, partygoers and scrutiny from local officials, could soon have a new owner for the second time in a little over a year. East End restaurateur Jeremy Morton, who bought the landmark hotspot for $11.1 million last year, is quietly...

Things we’ll do before summer comes to an end

Montauk Distilling Co. has opened its doors in Riverhead. (Credit: David Benthal) Summer. Sweet, sweet, summer. While some folks are already wishing you away with their talk of plaid and pumpkin spice, we know better, because there’s just so much of you left. But with all this talk of...

2022 Hampton Designer Showhouse Kicks Off With Opening Gala

The 2022 Hampton Designer Showhouse benefiting Stony Brook Southampton Hospital kicks off this Saturday with its opening gala at the circa 1830s Ivy Lodge in Southampton. The home and former hunting lodge sits on 2.7 acres that were originally part of the Mayo family farm. The 7,500-square-foot main house, provided by Victoria Meakin and David Feldman of New York City, has been completely transformed by a lineup of designers from the East End and across the country.

Fitness Fridays (column): Take your workouts on vacation

This is a carousel. Use Next and Previous buttons to navigate. Spin shoes — check! Head phones — check! Mini loop band — check! Hiking shoes — check! These are the first items that come to mind as a fitness professional when preparing to travel. Hopefully...

Cracked Up

Ely Clark cracks lobsters at the Essex Lions Club’s annual Lobster Bake. Now in its 38th year, the Lions welcomed diners back to the Town Park on Aug. 6 to enjoy a dinner of steak or lobster while live music was provided by String of Pearls.

Inside The Chic Chequit in Shelter Island

This summer’s hautest spot is the recently renovated, reopened, and eternally charming The Chequit in Shelter Island. Celebrating an astonishing 150 years in business this year, the recent restoration of the hotel pays respect to the historic property while maintaining the spirit and legacy of its roots. Stacey Soloviev, director of community relations, tells THE DAILY SUMMER why this gem, once a getaway for Marilyn Monroe and the Kennedys, is looking better than ever.
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Gurney’s Montauk’s Renovated Spa Has Beachside Treatment Rooms and State-of-the-Art Pools

Every summer, New Yorkers and visitors from afar flock to the Hamptons for a season of luxe relaxation. And in Montauk in particular, what used to be a quiet surf town has become a hot spot for jet-setters and partygoers (while still giving off an old-school vibe). High-end resort Gurney’s has been a popular Montauk destination since it was a family inn and is credited for helping to reinvent the town. Now, the resort is once again turning the page in an effort to make the eastern tip of Long Island a year-round getaway, this time by bringing a popular New York gem to the spot.