Dan's Paper Feb. 29, 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 29, 2008 Page 4 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 47 February 29, 2008 INTERIOR R WINDOW W TREATMENTS 1-800-646-4755 • 631-324-8299 Contents 11 The Forklift Solution Moving Piping Plovers So We All Enjoy the Beach Happily Side by Side 15 Pickup in the Sea A Theory about the Tragic Death of Brian Harrington of Southampton 15 SAG HARBOR IS SLOW & STEADY ON BULOVA TIME 17 Big Brother “If You Don’t do Anything Wrong, You Should be Just Fine.” – EHPD 17 THE MOON, IT TURNS OUT, REALLY IS A SPHERE 18 THE HAMPTON SUBWAY NEWSLETTER 19 No Skating The Artificial Ice Skating Rink in Wainscott is Just a Memory Now 19 TROUBLE IN GEORGICA, THE LAND OF PARADISE HOUSE PREPPING when you just need things done! 21 Another Art Colony Pollock, de Kooning & the Others in Springs Weren’t the Only Ones Mail Management • Party Planning • House Openings Grocery Stocking • Firewood Stacking 21 THE GEORGICA BANK IS BORN IN THE HAMPTONS To find out what we can do for you visit us on the web yourvillagebutler.com 23 Longest Kiss Standing for Hours with Lips Locked to Win a Prize on Valentine’s Day 23 HAMPTON TRADITION XXVI — JOHN DUCK JR.’S 25 WHO’S HERE: Bill Henderson, Author/Publisher MAIN STREET Dr. Robert Ruggiero OPTICS BEST BEST 2007 OF THE Exams • Contacts • Emergency Service Most Extensive Selection Including Cartier • Chrome Hearts • Oliver Peoples 82 Main St. Southampton 631•287•7898 Your Village Butler.com YOUR PERSONAL ASSISTANT IN THE HAMPTONS HOUSE CHECKING when you can’t be there! 631-255-8389 Special Supplement: Home Guide pg. 37 46 TAKE A HIKE 51 DAN’S A&E GUIDE: KidStreet is Back 50 REVIEW: Sunday in the Park with George 50 ALLEY BAR REDUX 59 INSPIRATIONS 60 THE POWER OF THE POMEGRANATE COMING UP $150 FOR 2 NIGHTS* Monthly Rentals from $800 Mon-Thur from $275 Nightly from $79 631 . 537 . 2900 enclaveinn.com *Excluding *Excluding Holidays Holidays & & Special Special Occasions. Occasions. Select locations and dates. Call for Details. THE MOST COMPLETE COMING EVENTS GUIDE IN THE HAMPTONS This week’s coming events are in the following sections: Benefits – pg. 48 Art Events – pg. 57 Movies – pg. 53 Day by Day – pg. 48 Kids’ Events – pg. 48 WEEKLY FEATURES Art Commentary Classified Dan’s North Fork Dining Log Err, a Parent Garden at Rock Cottage Gordin’s View 57 74 34 56 48 43 33 Green Monkeys Hampton Jitney Honoring the Artist Letters To Dan Mini Movies Police Blotter Service Directory 20 14 57 61 52 61 62 Sheltered Islander Shop ‘til You Drop Side Dish Silvia Lehrer Cooks South O’ The Highway Twentysomething When in Manhattan 28 47 54 55 12 27 46 This issue is dedicated to the East Hampton High School boys basketball team.