Business and Home

Christopher Walsh
A jewelry sale that was to be held Friday at Grey Gardens, the West End Road residence made famous by its connection to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and a 1975 documentary about its inhabitants, has raised questions about the use of private houses for commercial ventures.
Jackie Pape
Today is the day that Uber, Lyft, and other “transportation network companies” can begin operating legally on the South Fork, as the result of a law approved in Albany earlier this month.
Mark Segal
If the architect Lee Skolnick has a signature style, it’s not how his buildings look. it’s the way he works with clients.
Judy D’Mello
The late Francis Fleetwood was on Forbes magazine’s 2001 list of leading architects, which called him “the architect for the A-list in the Hamptons.” He believed the shingle style was the truly indigenous architecture of the United States. Among the 200 shingled, sprawling houses he designed, one on Georgica Pond had 14 bathrooms within its 25,000 square feet. But he also renovated a tiny, felicitously situated, 500-square foot, artist’s studio for a friend.
Photos by Durell Godfrey
The late Francis Fleetwood was on Forbes magazine’s 2001 list of leading architects, which called him “the architect for the A-list in the Hamptons.” He believed the shingle style was the truly indigenous architecture of the United States. Among the 200 shingled, sprawling houses he designed, one on Georgica Pond had 14 bathrooms within its 25,000 square feet. But he also renovated a tiny, felicitously situated, 500-square foot, artist’s studio for a friend.
Isabel Carmichael
Fireplace Farm, where Paul Hamilton grows produce and flowers and keeps bees and chickens, is a rural place right near Gardiner’s Bay, with hardly any houses to be seen.
Jackie Pape
Multimillion-dollar houses, lush gardens, and crystal-clear pools are ubiquitous in much of the Hamptons, and a new magazine promises to showcase some of the architects and interior, landscape, and pool designers who create them. The magazine is called End and it will present East End Design Awards in 12 categories. Submissions are due by Friday, July 7.
Star Staff
Goop, a lifestyle brand founded by the actress Gwyneth Paltrow, will open a summer pop-up in Amagansett on Saturday.
Star Staff
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.
Jackie Pape
From fishing to ferries, and now cruises, one longtime Montauk business seems to have a boat for all reasons.
Jackie Pape
On Saturday, the Yoga Shanti studio in Sag Harbor will host a "hemp hour" that will include a meditation session and a tasting of CBD hemp oil.
Joanne Pilgrim
Two laws adopted last Thursday revise the rules for restaurants and for retail takeout food shops, giving restaurants the ability to seek permission to accommodate more outdoor diners and legalizing seating in food shops.
Star Staff
Local Business Notes
Star Staff
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.
Star Staff
The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.