DAN'S PAPERS, November 20, 2009 Page 4 www.danshamptons.com INTERIOR WINDOW TREATMENTS WE WILL BEAT ALL WRITTEN ESTIMATES! We Do It All! FROM MANHATTAN TO MONTAUK UP TO 60% OFF MFG SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICES! LESS THAN CALL US NOW! OF We bring the showrrom to you for accuate color coordinating and measurements FRtimEateEs Es FREE Installation ANYBODY! Lowest Price Guaranteed! We Even Beat Home Depot Prices! FRopEAtE WE SPECIALIZE IN MOTORIZED WINDOW TREATMENTS! Sh Home Service 631-324-8299 1-800-646-4755 1193200 • VERTICALS • DRAPERIES • SHADES • WOOD BLINDS • WOVEN SHADES • SKYLIGHTS • LUMINETTES • SILHOUETTES • REPAIRS • EXPERT INSTALLATION TABLE Specializing in ALL Window Fashions We Specialize in Wood Floor Refinishing & Installation CONTENTS NUMBER 35 November 20, 2009 F 13 In Defense of Dogs by Dan Rattiner E 16 Facing the Truth About Town Budgets by T.J. Clemente A 17 Smoke Signals by Dan Rattiner 17 Congrats to Jodi Rell for a Job Well Done by Dan Rattiner 19 Hauling Water by Dan Rattiner U 19 Madoff’s Mets Jacket and Other Stories by Dan Rattiner R 27 Givin’ You the Business by Susan M. Galardi E 31 Estate of Mind by T.J. Clemente 14 South O’ the Highway 23 20something 16 Green Monkeys 24 Hampton Subway 22 The Sheltered Islander 34 Photo Page 37 Err, A Parent NORTH FORK 35 Harnessing the Wind at Osprey Dominion 36 North Fork Events LIFESTYLE 38 Raving Beauty 39 Shop ‘til You Drop DINING 42 Keep the Wine Industry Flowing Simple Art of Cooking 44 45 Side Dish Daily Specials Anne Frank at Bay Street Theatre 40 Honoring the Artist Kids’ Events Art Events 41 46 Movies Day by Day T S COLUMNS Taking care of all your floor covering needs from carpet, laminate, vinyl, rubber & cork since 1957 VOLUME XLVII Bestt Customerr Servicee in n Town 1316834 375 County Rd. 39 • Southampton 631-283-6888 Paul’s Car Service ...to Airports, Emergencies, Doctors Car & Pet Transportation and Care... Professional service, drive your car with your loving pets and luggage etc. Babysitting, feeding & Transportation of your family pets HOUSE/ HOME Formerly Paul’s Taxi forr 499 years.. Personalizedd Servicee Ourr Specialty! 631-287-1435 1316817 Vacuum & Sewing Center We Moved... Same Building Back Entrance 67 Jobs Lane, Southampton 283-4310 1193259 43 A&E 40 MAIN STREET OPTICS Dr. Robert Ruggiero • Open 7 Days Year Round • EVENT 1147425 Exams • Contacts • Emergency Service Most Extensive Selection Including Cartier • Chrome Hearts • Oliver Peoples 82 Main St. Southampton • 631•287•7898 AT&T SOUTHAMPTON CALENDARS AND MORE... 37 41 11 47 47 Hampton Jitney Letters to Dan Police Blotter 48 57 Service Directory Classified Get Connected... We Are Your Blackberry Specialist 42 Hampton Rd. Southampton • 631-838-3400 1195403 We offer a full line of phones, service plans and accessories. This issue is dedicated to Wilbur Ross, prognosticator. 2221 Montauk Highway • P.O. Box 630 • Bridgehampton, NY, 11932 • 631-537-0500 Classified Phone 631-537-4900 • Classified Fax 631-283-2896 Dan's Papers was founded in 1960 by Dan Rattiner and is the first free resort newspaper in America.