Month: September 2016

The Oldest Match

September marks the climax of the United States Tennis Open at Flushing Meadows, but this summer also saw another historic tennis milestone. On July 23rd, the venerable Seabright Lawn Tennis and Cricket Club in Rumson hosted the Rockaway Hunt’s visiting Long Island team on the 100th anniversary of their sporting rivalry. Lawn tennis in this …

A Modern Lake House Retreat

Exquisitely designed and built to the highest standards, this newly custom-built, four-bedroom, state-of-the art home has never been occupied and is ready for immediate occupancy. This modern lake house totals 4,730 square feet on three levels, comprised of four bedrooms (master has deck with lake views), four bathrooms, two powder rooms, and an attached, heated …

Instagram Considered

On boats, at tables, on courts, courses, and beaches, as this summer wound down from East Hampton to Nantucket to Maine, there’s but one word that cropped up, endlessly: Instagram. To the point that, for me, it became distracting. Granted, Instagram isn’t exactly new, but somehow its siren song has recently reached a shrill crescendo. …