Business

Not only did Bridgehampton National Bank, which displays pictures of local success stories in its branches, report total assets of $1.9 billion at the end of 2013, up $272 million (17 percent) from 2012, it has also swallowed up First National Bank...
Love is in the air, so we've found a few ways to celebrate it from discounted lingerie to a blood orange-inspired dinner a deux. Relax Sag Harbor, which opened in May, specializes in fashion that never leaves the house such as lingerie,...
    After more than 20 years in South­ampton, Cook Travel abandoned its office there last month and merged it with its Main Street, East Hampton, office, where it was founded in 1984. The agency still has offices in New York and...
AMAGANSETT G. Behr to J.R.J. Realty, 197 Skimhampton Road, .87 acre, Nov. 26, $3,450,000. BRIDGEHAMPTON Ross Institute to Butter Lane Farm L.L.C., 6 Cody Way (vacant), Oct. 18, $650,000. Ross Institute to L.J.A.R.J., L.L.C., 8 Cody Way (vacant...
AMAGANSETT Suffolk County to M. Helie, 910 Montauk Highway, 1 acre (vacant), Nov. 14, $120,000. L. and K. Ferolito to M. and A. Danzig, 133 Central Avenue, .29 acre, Nov. 21, $1,850,000. T. and C. McCaffrey to P. and A. Keane, 23 Hand Lane, .4...
One of the 40     Aleksandra Kisielewicz, the founder and president of the Hamptons Employment Agency, which has offices in Southampton and Manhattan, received a 40 Under 40 Award from Long Island Business News.   ...

2013 was a great year for Bates Masi + Architects, a Sag Harbor firm known for its dramatically edgy local residences and commercial buildings around the world. The accolades culminated in Harry Bates and Paul Masi, the firm's principals, being...
     Lieb Cellars, a North Fork winery whose vintages can be imbibed at such local establishments as Topping Rose House and the East Hampton Grill, is set to open a retail outlet on the Reutershan parking lot in East Hampton near John...
    Helen Ficalora, of the eponymous jewelry line that adorns the slim limbs of models and actresses and is often featured in layouts in major fashion magazines, has created a men’s line of jewelry that will be available by...
After more than 20 years in Southampton, Cook Travel abandoned its office there last week and merged it with its office on Main Street in East Hampton, where it was founded in 1984. The agency still has offices in New York and Greenport. “...
AMAGANSETT E. Berkowitz and trusts to Happy Life Projects, 7 Holly Way, .54 acre, Oct. 25, $2,150,000. BRIDGEHAMPTON And So It Goes L.L.C. to Mugradamia, L.L.C., 98 Day Lily Lane, 6.1 acres (vacant), Nov. 14, $4,200,000. Mulvihill North East...
AMAGANSETT R. and A. Fischer to R. Stasio and M. Edwards, 70 Bay View Avenue, .33 acre, July 26, $350,000. G. and M. Coleman Trusts to 349 Promised Land Road, 349 Cranberry Hole Road, .97 acre, Oct. 31, $4,450,000. L. Valente to J. Papanek and J...
Lord knows, we all have TOO MUCH STUFF. Somebody’s making money off of our societal inability stop collecting everything — and lots of it, apparently. Goodfriend Self Storage, on a 1.84-acre parcel on Goodfriend Drive, a commercial and...