Quogue, NYPosted by
CBS New York

Shock, Anguish After 5 Young People Die In Head-On Crash In Quogue; ‘Just Unbelievable’

QUOGUE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Anguished friends and relatives returned to the devastating scene Monday with tearful gestures of support, unable to fathom that five young people are dead and a sixth is clinging to life, following a weekend head-on crash on a curve along Montauk Highway in the Village of Quogue. “They did everything right. They absolutely did everything right. Unbelievable, unfathomable. The Kiess’s lost their only son, the Farrells lost two out of three of their boys, and we are all praying for Brianna,” said Kathy Gray, a family friend from Manhasset. The hamlet of Manhasset is in mourning. The tragic...
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Old Lyme, CTPosted by
The Day

Is Old Lyme using gates to funnel cars to its municipal lot?

Old Lyme — The increasingly frequent closure of gates at the top of Portland and Swan avenues that effectively turn them into one-way streets has local parking lot operators complaining the town is costing them business. The gates are part of a system that funnels all incoming Sound View beach...
East Hampton, NYtherealdeal.com

Calvin Klein sells 1800s estate in East Hampton for $85M

Calvin Klein — the person, not his eponymous brand — has sold an 8.5-acre estate in East Hampton for about $85 million, according to Dirt. Klein bought the property in 1987 for $3.6 million from the son of Pan American World Airways founder Juan Trippe. His now-ex-wife Kelly Klein lived there after they split in the mid-1990s.
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A tour of Ina Garten's garden (naturally, it's thriving)

If you've ever watched an episode of Barefoot Contessa, you've caught a glimpse of Ina Garten's beautiful barn in East Hampton, New York, as it's where she films every episode. The internet-famous chef also has a stunning farmhouse-style home on the property, where she's lived since the '90s. Well, it turns out that Garten's outdoor living space is every bit as dreamy as her interiors, and somehow we're not surprised.

Gimme Shelter Animal Rescue to Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary

Get our Hamptons Insider newsletters delivered direct to you. Anyone who loves animals knows it takes a special person to rescue, foster and adopt. For Michelle Neufeld Montak, who says she “loves animals more than most people,” the decision to form Gimme Shelter Animal Rescue was inspired 12 years ago at a friend’s fundraiser for a local animal rescue.
Montauk, NYEast Hampton Star

Steven Forsberg Sr.: A Viking at Heart

"I'm not sure what I would have done if I were not a fisherman," reflected Capt. Steven Forsberg Sr. of the Viking Fleet in Montauk, the largest privately owned fishing fleet in the Northeast. "I can't see doing anything else. I think I was born with it in my blood." There's probably a good bit of salt water mixed in that blood, too.
Manorville, NYlongisland.com

Manorville Man Wins A Million on Lotto Scratch-off

For Steven Rickert, the strategy to winning a million dollars on the Mega Millions/Powerball scratch-off game is simple. "Just keep scratching," he told lottery officials, according to a press release. Rickert, of Manorville, won with the extra “Play On The Back” feature on his ticket. The winning ticket was purchased...
Hampton Bays, NYbehindthehedges.com

The Inn Spot On The Bay Poised to Sell

Get In-Depth Insights and Exclusive Content Delivered Direct to You. The Inn Spot On The Bay, a restaurant and inn with a beautiful setting on Shinnecock Bay, is in contract with a closing set for Thursday. The property at 32 Lighthouse Road in Hampton Bays, just north of the Ponquogue...
Orient, NYnorthforker.com

The Map: Find your perfect picnic spot

Picnic spots (and provisions) are plentiful across the North Fork. Here are eight great locations to bring your basket. Enjoy a leisurely picnic at the tables around the lighthouse lawn then walk down the North Fork’s most photographed steps to a rocky Long Island Sound beach. Horton Point Lighthouse, 3575...