Hamptons

Goldman's No. 2 Allegedly Swindled Out of $1.2 Million of Wine by Assistant

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Co-President David Solomon’s personal assistant has been charged with stealing more than $1.2 million of rare wine from his …

Business

Ellen Pompeo Lists Gorgeous $3.8M Modern Farmhouse in Hamptons

"Grey's Anatomy" star <b>Ellen Pompeo</b> has made a name for herself on screen, but fans of the long-running show may not know her hobby is creating …

Houses

Mountain Road in Easthampton closed until further notice due to winter storm, police say

EASTHAMPTON -- Police have closed Mountain Road until further notice due to the ongoing winter storm.<p>Police posted a notice about the closing of that …

Weather

How much for a renovated Sag Harbor village home from 1830?

What do you think it’s listed for?<p><i>Welcome to PriceSpotter, Curbed’s guessing game. Try to guess how much this place is asking—and remember, no cheating! Take our poll to tell us what you think the asking price is.</i><p>Poll<p>What do you think this Sag Harbor village cottage is listed for?<p>0%Under $5M (0 …

Long Island

Ellen Pompeo's Farmhouse Is Practically Screaming 'Pick Me, Choose Me, Love Me!'

Live like Meredith Grey—stat!<p>You don't have to be a brain surgeon to know a gorgeous house when you see one. Ellen Pompeo, best known for playing …

Houses

Ballot committee to support new Easthampton school, quiet for two months, plans to get to work

EASTHAMPTON — A ballot question committee formed to drum up support for new school construction has been quiet since it was organized two months ago, …

Western Massachusetts

Charlotte Moss on the Importance of Travel, Education, and In-Person Meetings

On the heels of a speech on travel, the design legend talks to AD PRO about balancing technology and analog experiences<p>"Smell it, see it, feel it." Such is Charlotte Moss's attitude, perhaps somewhat of a mantra, even. Throughout her three-decade career, the designer has, like many of her peers, …

Nonprofits and Small Galleries Featured at Untitled, San Francisco

Just as the art world starts to swing into high gear after the haze leftover from December’s Miami Art Week and holiday hoopla, Untitled, San …

The Arts

Historic Georgica Association home goes into contract

The is one of just 11 homes on Georgica Association Road homes with water frontage on the pond<p>Of the 30 homes on the historic Georgica Association Road, only 11 of them are waterfront. One of them—located at the 3 address—is now a step closer to being off the market after having gone into contract …

Real Estate

Easthampton council may vote on plastic bag ordinance, adopt new voting machines

EASTHAMPTON — When the City Council meets Jan. 17, it will hold a public hearing on a proposed plastic bag ordinance, and may take a vote.The …

Western Massachusetts

Little Black Book: Jonathan Adler, interior designer

Local Markets<p>Bridgehampton<br>• California<br>• Colorado<br>• East Hampton<br>• Florida<br>• Houston<br>• Los Angeles<br>• New York<br>• New York<br>• Santa Fe<br>• Scottsdale<br>• Southampton<p>Popular …

Long Island

Ellen Pompeo Lists Her Hamptons Home For $3.8M

Celebrity house-flipper and TV doctor Ellen Pompeo of <i>Grey's Anatomy</i> fame is at it again — this time, listing her newly renovated "modern farmhouse" …

Houses

Exclusive: Naturopathica launches beauty regimens for different “skin personalities”

Naturopathica has been slaying the holistic beauty game since it first opened its spa doors in East Hampton in 1995. Since then, …

Skin Care

Two Children, a Milestone and Then Marriage

Meghan McDermott and Williams Rossa Cole were married Jan. 13 at Housing Works Bookstore in New York. Erling Hope, a minister with American Marriage Ministries, officiated.<p>The bride, 47, works in New York, where she directs learning strategy at the Mozilla Foundation, the nonprofit technology group …

Nonprofits

9 of the Most Gorgeous Kitchen Floors in the World

The floor might not be the first thing you think of when planning your new kitchen, but that doesn't mean a floor can't make or break a kitchen. Here …

Home Decorating

The Kardashians’s Hamptons rental sees a $800K price cut

The home is now for sale for $11.95M<p>Back in 2014, one of America’s most famous families rented out the 8,900-square-foot waterfront home at 317 Noyack Road in the North Sea neighborhood of Southampton. Though the Kardashians only rented out the place, the home was available for sale once they ended …

Real Estate

Murray Compound estate in Southampton with private ocean access asks $15.9M

We’re loving the wallpaper in the dining room<p>Built in 2006, a Murray Compound home at 111 Pheasant Lane in Southampton just listed under Sotheby’s International Realty agent Pat Petrillo for $15.9 million. the property last sold in 2001 for $5.5 million.<p>Standing 6,500 square feet on nearly two …

Luxury

Montauk fishermen rescue dovekie, a tiny sea bird

A Montauk fishing boat traveling 60 miles south of Long Island rescued a penguin-like sea fowl called a dovekie struggling in the waters Thursday.

Long Island

Part of Jackie Kennedy’s childhood Hamptons home, Lasata, has sold

The four-acre land has a grass tennis court, but is otherwise empty<p>The four-acre parcel of bifurcated land that was a part of Lasata—Jackie Kennedy’s childhood Hamptons summer home—has sold for its most recent asking price of $11.25 million, reports the <i>New York Post</i>. The main house is still under …

Real Estate

Veteran suicide rate in spotlight as Easthampton Savings Bank execs join local police in no-shave 'Manuary'

EASTHAMPTON — As a U.S. Marine, Ryan Murphy deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan before returning to the states, joining the Army National Guard, and …

Western Massachusetts

Open thread: What’s your favorite local getaway when you need to escape the Hamptons?

We all need to get off the East End sometimes<p>We absolutely love the Hamptons—it’s a summer beach escape in the summer and an amalgamation of quiet beach towns come the fall. But we all need to get away from even the things we love the most, sometimes.<p>This can be especially true in the winter, when …

Long Island

Birch Trees: 5 Favorites to Plant in a Landscape

“One could do worse than be a swinger of birches,” the poet Robert Frost wrote, praising the slender trees that can bend to the ground without …

Gardening

Mapping the 10 largest Hamptons homes for sale right now - Curbed Hamptons

For East End real estate, more is more. So we’ve mapped the 10 largest homes in the Hamptons, starting with the massive 23,000-square-foot new build at 6 Olde Towne Lane in Southampton, and leading all the way down to a 15,000-square-foot Bridgehampton home.<p>The largest home that’s currently for …

Real Estate

Ellen Pompeo and Chris Ivery List Secluded Hamptons Home

Just in time for the prime, pre-summer buying season, primetime television hospital drama veteran Ellen Pompeo and low-profile music producer Chris …

Long Island

‘Grey’s’ top doc selling gorgeous Hamptons mansion

Actress Ellen Pompeo recently tweeted her shock at actors who worked with alleged sex abuser Woody Allen, who, she added, “married his [adopted] …

Real Estate

New 7-Eleven Crackdown Stems From Long Island ICE Busts

The 2013 7-Eleven scheme involved smuggling illegal immigrants into the United States and subjecting them to long work hours, court says.<p>CUTCHOGUE, …

Hartford

Golfer Raymond Floyd takes more than $5M off the price of his Southampton estate

It was asking almost $25M when it came on the market in August<p>In August of this year, professional golfer Raymond Floyd listed his Southampton compound at 65 Captains Neck Lane for $24,995,000. The estate—appropriately dubbed “Mulligan”—has just had its first price cut since landing on the market, …

Real Estate

Price on waterfront Noyack home cut, down over $1M in the last year

The property has 200 feet of waterfront<p>After coming on the market for $11,975,000 in March of 2017, the bayfront home at 37 Noyack Bay Avenue in the Noyack neighborhood between North Sea and Sag Harbor just cut its asking price for the second time over the last year. Its first decrease came in …

Real Estate

Oprah, Celebrity and the Presidency

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Oprah 2020? The Idea Makes Democrats Giddy and Skeptical” (front page, Jan. 9):<p>The conversation around what for some is the tantalizing prospect of an Oprah Winfrey presidential run in 2020 conforms to a familiar pattern in presidential politics.<p>Often we elect presidents who are …

Opinion

Fireplace Tools Beautiful Enough to Use Even If It’s Not Cold

The Characteristics​<p>Italian design company Pretziada was founded in 2015 by Ivano Atzori and his partner, Kyre Chenven, a set designer from …

Design