Dan;s Papers Feb. 22, 2008
Dan's Papers, the 51-year-old bible of the Hamptons, is owned by Manhattan Media, a multi-media publishing company based in New York City, the Hamptons and Miami. Dan's Papers, the first resort newspaper in America, was founded in 1960 by Dan Rattiner, who is the founder and current editor-in-chief. Known for its insider and irreverent style, Dan's Papers has become the universal must-read in the Hamptons. In addition to the weekly paper, loyal Dan's readers can keep up with the Hamptons scene all-year-round at DansHamptons.com.
DAN'S PAPERS, February 22, 2008 Page 6 www.danshamptons.com ALL TYPES OF INTERIOR WINDOW TREATMENTS Blinds • Shades • Verticals “FREE” CONSULTATIONS MEASUREMENTS & INSTALLATIONS • Horizontal and Vertical Blinds BEST (Wood • Aluminum • PVC • Fabric) BEST • Pleated, Roll-Up & Roman Shades 2007 (Blackout • Room Darkening • Sheer) • Solar & Skylight Shades (FROM MONTAUK • Shutters (Wood & PVC) TO MANHATTAN) • Cordless & Remote Control Available • All National Manufacturers (Hunter Douglas • Nanik • Phifer Shearweaves) • Repairs & Cleaning Also Available OF THE P.O. Box 630 • (2221 Montauk Highway)• Bridgehampton, NY, 11932 • 631-537-0500 • General Fax 631537-3330 • Display Sales Fax 631-537-6374 • Our Classified office is now at 51 Hill Street • Southampton, NY, 11968 • Classified Phone 631-283-1000 • Classified Fax 631-283-2896 • www.danspapers.com • Your Complete Satisfaction is Guaranteed!! Call for Appointments Dan's Papers was founded in 1960 by Dan Rattiner and is the first free resort newspaper in America. VOLUME XLVII NUMBER 46 February 22, 2008 INTERIOR R WINDOW W TREATMENTS 1-800-646-4755 • 631-324-8299 Contents 11 Rediscovering Springs A New Art Colony May Be Created in Springs for, er, Chimpanzees 15 East Hampton’s Loss EH Says No to Big Art Boat, But Sag Harbor Says Yes. Here June 26-29. 17 Starbucks Retools Founder, Who Just Bought Mansion Here, Returns to Seattle to Take Over 17 THE HOOT OWL VERSUS THE SKI MOUNTAIN 18 THE HAMPTON SUBWAY NEWSLETTER 19 McCourt, Feiffer, Etc. Applications for Expanded Writer’s Conference Due at College in May 19 LINDA STEIN MURDER ALIBI FAILS IMPORTANT TEST 21 Anniversary This Month in 1895, the Body of a Sailor Floated Home to Hampton Bays The Winter Tree Gallery 23 125 Main Street/2nd Floor Sag Harbor, NY 11963 Towns Sue County Tax Money Due to the Towns is Put in County Budget, Lawsuit Says 21 HOME LISTED FOR RECORD $80 MILLION IS WITHDRAWN 23 HAMPTON TRADITION XXIV — THE WHALEBONE GENERAL STORE 25 WHO’S HERE: Kenny Mann, Filmmaker/Author 29 DAN’S BOOK REVIEW: The Sixth Form Cuca Romley Tel: 631.725.0097 Special Supplement: Summer Camps & Adult Fitness pg. 38 43 CLASSIC CARS 46 EAST END KID 47 DAN’S A&E GUIDE: Robert Cray Band Performs at WHBPAC 48 REVIEW: Grace 53 DINING REVIEW: Matto 57 LOCAL TEACHER SUMMONS OPRAH VIA LAW OF ATTRACTION 58 COSMETIC SURGERY: MAKING THE RIGHT CHOICE 59 Y-FACTOR COMING UP $150 FOR 2 NIGHTS* Monthly Rentals from $800 Mon-Thur from $275 Nightly from $79 THE MOST COMPLETE COMING EVENTS GUIDE IN THE HAMPTONS This week’s coming events are in the following sections: 631 . 537 . 2900 enclaveinn.com WEEKLY FEATURES *Excluding *Excluding Holidays Holidays & & Special Special Occasions. Occasions. Select locations and dates. Call for Details. Benefits – pg. 44 Art Events – pg. 55 Movies – pg. 49 Day by Day – pg. 44 Kids’ Events – pg. 46 Art Commentary Classified Dan’s North Fork Dining Log Garden at Rock Cottage Gordin’s View Green Monkeys 55 74 35 54 60 33 24 Hampton Jitney Hollywood in the Hamptons Honoring the Artist Letters To Dan Mini Movies Police Blotter Service Directory 14 49 55 61 50 61 62 Sheltered Islander Shop ‘til You Drop Side Dish Silvia Lehrer Cooks South O’ The Highway Twentysomething When in Manhattan 30 45 52 51 12 27 43 This issue is dedicated to the beautiful Christine.