07/28/16 7:00am
(Credit: Vera Chinese)

(Credit: Vera Chinese)

Throw on an apron and get out a wooden spoon, because local chefs are ready to judge your sauce.

Victoria Witczak of Cutchogue, 11, will host the first-ever Victoria’s NoFo Tomato Sauce Boss Contest on Thursday, Aug. 11, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. She’s inviting locals to bring a pot of their homemade red sauce to Jason’s Vineyard in Jamesport, where she’ll crown someone the “Sauce Boss.”  (more…)

07/27/16 6:41am
Stand up paddlers begin a race.

Competitors taking part in Paddle Battle Long Island 2015 (Credit: Katharine Schroader)

Bummed about the Cardboard Boat Race being canceled this weekend? Grab your paddle board instead.

The fourth annual Paddle Battle Long Island will be held on the Peconic River in Riverhead this Saturday, July 30.

It’s a day of fun and friendly competition for competitors, onlookers, family and friends.

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07/26/16 6:49am
Lianna Tedesco is the new chef at Garden of Eve Organic Farm & Market. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Lianna Tedesco is the new chef at Garden of Eve Organic Farm & Market. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Imagine having an entire farm at your disposal to create delicious dishes.

That’s Lianna Tedesco’s reality these days. The 24-year old Patchogue native is the new chef at Garden of Eve Organic Farm & Market in Riverhead.  (more…)