Eavesdropping Is What Guests Do Best...

by KRISTIN LUCIANO · August 12, 2009

The creme de la creme are coming out to Sole East this weekend to show off just why they were voted by Food & Wine as the Best New Chefs 2009. Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo, head chefs at Animal Restaurant, will have their own pop-up-restaurant at Sole East from August 12-18. [F&W]

An East Hampton elderly woman recently looked out her window to shockingly discover (no, not Michael Phelps) a deer swimming laps in her pool. In shock, the woman called the police, however, when they arrived the deer was no where to be seen [EHP]

It is easy to get caught up in the laid back summer beach lifestyle, however, Hamptonites cannot forget that not everyone is as trustworthy as one would like to think. Don't say we didn't warn you after running into the market to grab a few items, and come back to discover your bicycle is gone. [27east]

Funding for the prospective new Parrish Art Museum building to-be-located in Water Mill, may have been cut by two-thirds, but reports also claim that the architectural creativity has diminished as well. [NYT]