July 19, 2006
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Hampton Designer Showhouse
The Hampton Designer Showhouse, a showcase for America's premiere design talent, is now open. Thirty interior, landscape and decorative designers turned a lavish Arts and Crafts mansion into a decorating masterpiece. The showhouse, located at 141 Highland Terrace in Bridgehampton, is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Sunday, through August 27. Tickets are $30; call 537-9688. Proceeds from the showhouse will benefit Southampton Hospital.
Restructuring At Film Festival
The Hamptons International Film Festival has restructured its staff, promoting Director of Programming Rajendra Roy to serve as the festival's artistic director and Josh Koury, programming associate, to serve as Programming Manager/Shorts Programmer. "Raj and Josh are incredibly creative and talented and have been key members of the Hamptons' Team. I am thrilled that they will be continuing to work with us in their new, expanded roles," said Denise Kasell, executive director of the festival. The HIFF also added two new board members, Gerry Byrne and Denise Wohl.
New Staff At BNB
Patricia F. Horan has been named Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of Bridgehampton National Bank's Cutchogue branch, scheduled to open in the fall of 2006. She will oversee all aspects of day-to-day management at the Cutchogue branch and will be responsible for business development in the Cutchogue area.
Horan began her banking career in 1993 as a teller, moving on to the positions of client service representative, assistant branch manager and branch manager. She resides in Mattituck with her husband Peter and their daughter Emily.
A Mini Getaway
The Southampton Inn's wellness package that takes advantage of the area's abundant natural resources will be offered Sunday through next Wednesday. The four-day, three-night package is $499 per person/double occupancy, and includes heart-healthy meals, walks on the beach, and a 45-minute private coaching session with a personal development coach. The in-house massage therapist and tennis pro are available at 20% discounted rates next Monday through Wednesday. Call the Inn 283-6500 for more information.
New Marital And Family Practice
New York State licensed therapist Rosalie J. Rusak, M.A., Ed.S., has opened a private practice in marital and family therapy in East Hampton. Open to couples, individuals or families — issues addressed in therapy include marital distress, communication, divorce, remarriage and relationship patterns. Rusak practiced in New Jersey for 20 years, and is fluent in Spanish. For more information and a free phone consultation, call Rusak at 324-3117.
Excellence Recognized At Hospital
Southampton Hospital's Dr. John R. Anton has been named to the list of "Best Doctors" by New York magazine for the sixth year running. Anton, a plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic surgery, has offices in Southampton and Manhattan. He attended medical school at University of Vermont College of Medicine.
In addition, the hospital's respiratory care department has again received a special certificate of excellence and been designated a quality respiratory care provider by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) under their program to ensure patient safety.