Month: July 2016

Gateway to the Hudson Valley

The news of the impending renaissance of downtown Tuxedo and Sloatsburg has already made a tremendous impact on the local real estate market. Michael Bruno, founder of the online luxury marketplace 1stdibs, has started a new chapter of his life. In order to revitalize the Tuxedo–Hudson corridor, Bruno created the Tuxedo Hudson Company, an enterprise …

Preserving Newport

The Preservation Society of Newport County, long the model for similar organizations around the country, marked a significant milestone this month when its longtime Board Chair, Donald O. Ross, passed the baton to his successor, Monty Burnham. Don had served on the board since 1989 and was named chair in 2010. During his tenure, the …

Blue Bar is Back in London Town

Exciting news for anyone traveling to London this summer: the legendary Blue Bar at The Berkeley, created by the late design great David Collins, just reopened after a six-month restoration by one of Collins’ former design protégés, Robert Angell. With its distinctive signature Lutyens blue color, the Blue Bar helped spearhead the popularity of the …