Dan's Papers Mar. 14, 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, March 14, 2008 Page 8 www.danshamptons.com ALL TYPES OF INTERIOR WINDOW TREATMENTS Blinds • Shades • Verticals “FREE” CONSULTATIONS MEASUREMENTS & INSTALLATIONS • Horizontal and Vertical Blinds (Wood • Aluminum • PVC • Fabric) BEST • Pleated, Roll-Up & Roman Shades BEST 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 INTERIOR R WINDOW W TREATMENTS 1-800-646-4755 • 631-324-8299 537-3330 • 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 • Dan's Papers was founded in 1960 by Dan Rattiner and is the first free resort newspaper in America. VOLUME XLVII NUMBER 49 March 14, 2008 1046442 Your Complete Satisfaction is Guaranteed!! Calll forr Appointments P.O. Box 630 • (2221 Montauk Highway)• Bridgehampton, NY, 11932 • 631-537-0500 • General Fax 631- Contents 17 North Fork Vanishes That Morning, Residents Woke up to Find the North Fork Gone 20 THE HAMPTON SUBWAY NEWSLETTER Exams • Contacts • Emergency Service Most Extensive Selection Including Cartier • Chrome Hearts • Oliver Peoples 21 Cape May A Piping Plover is Eaten, a Trailer Burns and all Hell Breaks Loose 82 Main St. Southampton 631•287•7898 1046318 21 TWO MEN AND THEIR DOG NAMED MOO 23 At the Gala Mel Brooks, RFX Sillerman, David Salle & Joe Pintauro Tell it Like it is 25 The Champs East Hampton’s Boy’s Basketball Team Wins LI Class A Championship Village Butler.com 25 OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS your personal assistant in the hamptons 27 The Entitled The Real Housewives of NYC & the Hamptons are in Your House on TV 27 LIPA VS. ENDANGERED SALAMANDERS ON THE PIKE 29 Duck Landscaping A Beautiful 37-Acre Park Set to Surround the Big Duck in Flanders 29 DOWNTOWN PARK TO TRANSFORM HAMPTON BAYS 31 NEIGHBOR: Rachael Ray, Celebrity Chef 37 HAMPTON TRADITION XXVIII — ASTRO’S PIZZA 38 DAN’S BOOK REVIEW: Romancing the Plaid MAIN STREET Dr. Robert Ruggiero OPTICS BEST BEST 2007 OF THE Your The only assistant you and your home will ever need. House Checking/Prepping/Opening/Closing For more about our client services and perks visit us @ yourvillagebutler.com 631-255-8389 1045206 Special Supplement: Real Estate/Summer Rentals pg. 54 49 TAKE A HIKE 58 REVIEW: In the Heights 57 DAN’S A&E GUIDE: Jan Culbertson’s Quest – Save the Sacred Earth 60 FLICK PICKS 66 KEEPING THE BRAIN YOUNG, IN THREE EASY STEPS 67 THE VALUE OF GOING VEGGIE 68 NUTRITION AND CONVENIENCE RIGHT IN THE FREEZER 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. 1044538 THE MOST COMPLETE COMING EVENTS GUIDE IN THE HAMPTONS This week’s coming events are in the following sections: Art Events – pg. 64 Movies – pg. 59 Day by Day – pg. 51 Kids’ Events – pg. 52 WEEKLY FEATURES Art Commentary Classified Dan’s North Fork Dining Log Err, A Parent Garden at Rock Cottage Gordin’s View 64 84 46 63 53 69 45 Green Monkeys Hampton Jitney Honoring the Artist Letters To Dan Mini Movies Police Blotter Service Directory 28 20 64 70 59 70 71 Sheltered Islander Shop ‘til You Drop Side Dish Silvia Lehrer Cooks South O’ The Highway Twentysomething When in Manhattan 40 50 62 61 18 33 49 This issue is dedicated to Christine, the bride-to-be.