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Springs

Beginnings: The first crude houses in Springs - a gem of woods, sparkling water and verdant salt meadows around Accabonac Harbor - are believed to have been built in 1649, a year after the founding of the Town of East Hampton. Tradition has it that the first families were workers from nearby Gardiners Island and squatters from New England who found the soil terrible for farming but the fishing profitable.
Beginnings: The first crude houses in Springs - a gem of woods, sparkling water and verdant salt meadows around Accabonac Harbor - are believed to have been built in 1649, a year after the founding of the Town of East Hampton. Tradition has it that the first families were workers from nearby Gardiners Island and squatters from New England who found the soil terrible for farming but the fishing profitable. « Show less

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  • Judy Gold celebrates gay marriage ruling at her Geffen opening

    Judy Gold celebrates gay marriage ruling at her Geffen opening
    New York-based comedian Judy Gold is used to tailoring "The Judy Show" to shifting geography when she takes her one-woman show on the road. But at Wednesday's opening at the Geffen Playhouse's intimate Skirball Theater, she had more to insert than homey references to Palm Springs and Silver Lake -- the U.S. Supreme Court's historic decisions to strike down California's Proposition 8 and the federal Defense of Marriage Act earlier in the day.
  • California wildfires: Cal State Channel Islands students evacuated

    California wildfires: Cal State Channel Islands students evacuated
    Dozens of evacuees clustered in small groups around the sanctuary of Camarillo’s Calvary Nexus church. Some were picking at paper plates of ziti with meat sauce that had been doled out by American Red Cross volunteers. Most couldn’t take their...

    PASSINGS: Mary Jean Pew; R.B Greaves

    Mary Jean Pew Head of Catholic college, aide to Jerry Brown Mary Jean Pew, 82, a former nun who taught history and government at Immaculate Heart College in Los Angeles then served as the school's acting president before it closed in 1980, died...

    Fashion News: Purple reigned on Tony Awards red carpet

     
    Actresses Laura Bell Bundy and Bernadette Peters were both resplendent in purple on the Tony Awards red carpet on Sunday. Matthew McConaughey wed long-time love Camila Alves on Saturday. Lea Michele and Cory Monteith were coy at the Chrysalis Butterfly...

    Trina Turk pairs up with Banana Republic for summer collection

     Trina Turk pairs up with Banana Republic for summer collection
    [This post has been corrected. See note at bottom for details.] When Banana Republic was looking for someone to collaborate on a summer collection inspired by Palm Springs, Trina Turk was the one to call. The L.A.-based designer, known for playful...