Local Business

Ruch Helps Build Confidence Through Baking

Shirley Ruch, the owner of South Fork Bakery, is not only familiar with confronting challenges, but is also comfortable with overcoming them.

Beach Bakery Hits the Market

The East End hotspot and social hub of Westhampton Beach, The Beach Bakery Grand Café— located in the heart of Main Street — is on the market.

Business: The Uber of Boating, New Campus at Peconic Bay, Isola’s Second Season

“Siren” is the first exclusive local launch service that allows guests to circumnavigate the summer traffic while taking in the salty sea air and soaking up the sun, all with a glass of rosé in hand.

Celebrating 20 Seasons on the Harbor

The Beacon in Sag Harbor was founded on decades of experience, friendship, and the idea of putting good food on the table.

Business: Auburn Jewelry Pop-Up, Navy SEAL Fundraiser, Farmers Market

Also: Fresh Direct touches down in the Hamptons; Governor's Island inspires new perfume; and other business news.

Broker Will Donate Portion of Commissions to Non-Profits

For the remainder of 2018, real estate broker Michael Daly will be donating 10-percent of his net proceeds to local non-profits.

Business Briefs: Music for Memorial Day, Dinner with a View

Business briefs for the week of May 24, 2018, from Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty, Harbor Bistro and George’s Lighthouse Café.

WordHampton’s Ashley Fresa Receives ‘Rising Star’ Award

Ashley Fresa has risen through the ranks to account executive at WordHampton Public Relations since joining in 2015.

Business: Keyes Art in East Hampton, Carissa Opens, JB Yoga on the Water

Keyes Art is saying “Hello!” — literally and figuratively, as it prepares for an opening reception for an exhibit by the same name at its new East Hampton location at 53 The Circle.

Bringing Fitness Back to the Outdoors

Getting back to the simplicity of the outdoors and the experience of physical movement, Hamptons Gym Corp. is launching their new Outdoor Division with championship windsurfer Jesper Vesterstroem at the helm.

Douglas Elliman Names Yanks as Chief Marketing Officer

Samantha Yanks was recently named chief marketing officer at Douglas Elliman Real Estate, the third-largest residential real estate brokerage company in the United States.

Business: Navy Beach Opens, Celebrate Mom,

Dubbed a “perfect destination for summer dining,” the Montauk beachfront staple — located at 16 Navy Road — opened for its ninth season last month.

Change Is Afoot on Sag Harbor’s Main Street

Sag Harbor’s Main Street is constantly viewed under a public microscope simply by the nature of its prominent path through the village. Lately, the pending addition of several new Main Street businesses can be seen through this lens.

Shop: Carefree Kite Flying

Flying a kite may be the ultimate carefree pastime — at least it is for Mimi Gallagher.

Business: Cinco de Mayo, BHS Reports Q1 Numbers

Get into the Cinco de Mayo spirit at La Fondita, located at 74 Montauk Highway in Amagansett, which will celebrate with holiday specials all day on Saturday, May 5.

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Thiele Pitches Commuter Trains in Sag Harbor

Members of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor, the union of faculty employed by the Sag Harbor School District, expressed cautious support of the proposed South Fork Commuter Connection in a survey conducted by the school district last week.

Hurricane of 1938: Old Negatives Offer New View Of Storm’s Fury

Both black-and-white photographs—the first of a house near Lake Agawam, and the second of a home along Meadow Lane—were taken in Southampton Village shortly after the Category 3 hurricane, later named “The Long Island Express,” steamrolled the East End on the afternoon of September 21, 1938.

Hurricane of 1938: Even Downgraded, Storm Had Incredible Speed

Hurricane Nate amazed meteorologists not for its strength or size but for its speed. The storm had sustained winds of 85 mph when it arrived...