Jun 25 2018 - 12:58pm

Alex Lemonides
In its first summer, the Montauk Brewing Company sold about 535 barrels of beer to 17 restaurants, delivering the kegs by bicycle. Six years later, the company, founded by Montauk natives Eric Moss, Joe Sullivan, and Vaughn Cutillo, expects to sell about 40,000 barrels in hundreds of establishments.
Iris Smyles
My favorite part of “Jaws” is when Quint is introduced. The small town of Amity, which looks a lot like Montauk/Amagansett, is imperiled. A great white shark who’s been stalking its shores during bathing hours has eaten a small boy, so the townspeople have gathered.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A 27-year-old woman was found dead in the backseat of a car in Montauk Sunday afternoon, the victim of a possible overdose, police officials said.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A man arrested last month in connection with a hit-and-run accident that left a delivery driver dead in Southampton in April has been indicted.
Christopher Walsh
Registered Democrats in the First Congressional District will go to polling stations on Tuesday to choose a candidate to face Representative Lee Zeldin in the Nov. 6 general election. Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. Absentee ballots must be postmarked by Monday.
Christopher Walsh
As part of an effort to remediate the harmful algae that have regularly bloomed in Three Mile Harbor since the 1980s, the chairman of the town’s water quality technical advisory committee recommended on Tuesday that the town board pursue several mitigation measures.
Christopher Walsh
The East Hampton Town Trustees, who assert jurisdiction over most of the town’s beaches, bottomlands, and waterways, are apparently divided as to whether or not to grant a lease to Deepwater Wind to land the transmission cable of the proposed South Fork Wind Farm under the ocean beach at the end of Beach Lane in Wainscott.
Judy D’Mello
The deaths of the fashion designer Kate Spade and the celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, both of whom committed suicide earlier this month, are the latest markers of what is being called a national public health crisis.
Judy D’Mello
The world of digital currency has landed in the Hamptons. Wampum First, a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange, has launched a cryptocurrency “wallet” to sell memberships in a new archery range on Old Point Road in Southampton.
Christopher Walsh
Residents of Amagansett and members of its citizens advisory committee chided the East Hampton Town Board on Tuesday over its June 7 vote to allow the East Hampton Library’s annual Authors Night fund-raiser and children’s fair to be held at 555 Montauk Highway, an open field the town bought using the community preservation fund in 2014.

Daily Grind

Sag Harbor Partnership's Art Auction for the Cinema Now Open
The Sag Harbor Partnership's art auction to benefit the rebuilding of the cinema is now live on Paddle8.
New Members Sought to Help Keep Downtown Montauk Beautiful
The Montauk Village Association has invited new members to join up on Saturday, when it holds a general meeting and membership drive at 10:30 a.m. at the Montauk Library.

The Arts

Jennifer Landes
The exhibition of Cile Downs at the Art Center at Duck Creek is a cause for celebration, not just of the art and artist, but the space itself.
Mark Segal
In “Frost/Nixon,” Peter Morgan focuses on David Frost’s televised interviews with Richard Nixon broadcast three years after his 1974 resignation.
Jennifer Landes
Those shut out of next week’s sold-out screening of “Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind” in East Hampton will find solace in the release of the film on HBO on July 16.
Mark Segal
Comedy, animation, and live performance is on tap this week at Guild Hall starting on Saturday with Hasan Minhaj.
Star Staff
The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will kick off its outdoor music series, Jazz on the Terrace, with a performance by Eliot Zigmund and others on Friday at 6 p.m.
Star Staff
The LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton will unveil sculptures by Helmut Lang, Alyson Shotz, and Dustin Yellin on Saturday during its Planters On+Off the Ground Event.


Isabel Carmichael
The owners of Almond bistro in Bridgehampton opened L&W Market last week to make many of their specialities available for takeout.
Laura Donnelly
Anthony Bourdain was a chef, traveler, writer, father. His departure from our planet is a crushing blow.
Jamie Bufalino
A new modern Italian restaurant in Water Mill; "Mac" (Macallan Scotch) and cheese at Calissa; new vegan market in Bridge


Jon M. Diat
Planning for the U.S. Open played this past week at the Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in Southampton began at least two years ago in order to assure that the 30,000 fans who passed through the entrance gates each day, and those who were lucky enough to play in the field, had the best time possible.
Jack Graves
Linus Kiplagat, a 23-year-old Kenyan who lives in Lansing, Mich., won the 39th Shelter Island 10K Saturday in 29 minutes and 45 seconds.
Jon M. Diat
Last week, other than taking my boat out at 4:30 a.m. on Saturday to for a quick check on my lobster traps (yes, I did capture enough for a dinner or two), I did not pick up a fishing rod. The reason was pretty simple, as I was hanging around the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills.
Larry Penny
It’s turtle time. Female diamondback terrapins are coming ashore to lay eggs and female box turtles are walking into people’s yards to dig out a nest and lay their own. June is their month of choice; May is a close runner-up. If not disturbed or discovered by a raccoon, the eggs hatch at the end of August.
Star Staff
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