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Art + Soul

June 7, 2016 | By Annette Hinkle | It’s all about storytelling. A fifth generation Californian, Greg Miller’s ancestors were dairy farmers in the mountainous gold and timber laden regions of the state, and they made their fortune by greasing the logging sluices in the days before the discovery of petroleum.

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Driven by Desire

May 23, 2016 | By Terry Kidder | 1971 280-SE Cabriolet | The first automobiles to boast the now iconic Mercedes-Benz name hit the road running in 1926, following the merger of Karl Benz’s and Gottlieb Daimler’s companies into the Daimler-Benz company. Although, it was actually in 1886 that Karl Benz patented his creation—the very first gas-powered automobile. Hence, the hallmarks of Mercedes-Benz innovation and ingenuity can be traced back to the very dawn of driving.

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Who Are You?

April 5, 2016 | By Daisy Swan | Who do we each want to be in our lives? And in the lives of our loved ones, and others? What sort of impact do you want to make in the world? These are big questions, I know. And they might make you squirm a little. Or you might find them so familiar because, like so many of the people I work with, you may be struggling with that nagging tug of trying to figure out what your life is all about, at this new time in our history.

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Meet Tom O'Donoghue

February 14, 2016 | By Joan Overlock & Fred Doss | Tom O’Donoghue Associates is a highly regarded East End building and renovation firm with a well-heeled client list that includes a number of celebrities and high profile architects and artists. A prolific fundraiser and co-founder of the annual Katy’s Courage run, Tom lives in Sag Harbor with his wife and three children.

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Lust for Thrust

March 14, 2016 | By Terry Kidder | 1973 Ferrari Dino 246GTS | Enzo Ferrari founded Scuderia Ferrari in 1929 primarily to build racing cars, focusing totally on ruling the realm of motorsports. In 1947, to feed post-war wanderlust, he created his first Ferrari road car – the 125S, powered by a 1.5 L V12 engine. Throughout the 50’s and 60’s, Ferrari ruled the road and the track, right up to today. Their Formula One cars brought home over 5,000 victories, while building a legend and a luxury brand deemed the first name in performance, the last word in style— pure seduction, Italian Style.

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East by Northeast Restaurant

February 4, 2016 | By Colin Ambrose, Estia’s Little Kitchen | For years I’d been aware of the lakeside restaurant. In the beginning it was Asian inspired. The portions back then were large – in a way, a fitting match for the always-boisterous crowd. With a new menu and quieter room, I’ve found the reinvented East by Northeast to be a delightful excuse to make the drive to Montauk and relax at what I consider to be the best tableside sunset view on the East End.

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Service = Peace

January 18, 2016 | By Colleen Saidman Yee | I always try to be mindful that we are very fortunate people, living in a beautiful area, while also being in the company of the world’s economic, social, artistic and political elite. It zaps me into thinking about santosha—“contentment”—which is yoga’s second niyama or “observance.” When I was younger, I spent most of my time thinking, I’ll be content when I have all A+s. Or, I’ll be content when my boyfriend proposes to me. Or, I’ll be content when I have enough money. You can wait your whole life and never happen upon contentment.

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Meet Duncan Darrow

October 4, 2015 | By Joan Overlock & Fred Doss | uncan Darrow is the Founder and Chairman of Fighting Chance, a cancer support services organization based in Sag Harbor. This truly essential non-profit organization is a lifeline to people on the East End who have been diagnosed with cancer. In his quest to learn everything he possibly could about cancer, and to share that information with the community, Duncan wrote Cancer Simplified, an explanation of cancer in layman’s terms to enhance patient literacy.

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An Icon Built for Two

October 4, 2015 | By Terry Kidder | 1966 Corvette Stingray | The Corvette Stingray is unique in automotive history. No other car has ever achieved fifty-seven years, and counting, of production — and no other car has come close to the romantic mystique and reputation of Chevrolet’s sleek, iconic Corvette.

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Sunsets & Vine

October 4, 2015 | By Colin Ambrose Owner, Estia’s Little Kitchen | I’ve always enjoyed, and admittedly been curious, about the chef’s very clear messaging out front, hanging from signs linked on a chain: Open Tonight; Bouillabaisse; Lamb T-bone; Tonight All-Night 3 Course Price Fix. So often I’ve wanted to stop-in, but it’s never worked out because I always seem to be coming or going…until now.