10/30/14 9:25am
A BLAvocado sandwich from Six Three One in Southold. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

A BLAvocado sandwich from Six Three One in Southold. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

In this week’s edition of “What’s for Lunch?” we recommend the BLAvocado sandwich from Six Three One restaurant in Southold.

The first thing you will notice after ordering this sandwich is that you might have to unhook your jaw to eat it. We found this entrée, featuring fresh, quality ingredients, was big enough to share.

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10/29/14 12:00pm
A lamp post contest gathered over 25 participants before this weekend's Edgar Allan Poe Festival. (Credit: Paul Squire)

A lamp post contest gathered over 25 participants before this weekend’s Edgar Allan Poe Festival. (Credit: Paul Squire)

Downtown Riverhead is about to come alive … with the dead.

From the Headless Horseman, to a(nother) re-enactment of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” to beating hearts below wooden floorboards and all things Edgar Allan Poe, if it’s spooky, it’ll be on Main Street this weekend. (more…)

10/29/14 10:41am
Riverhead Farmers Market organizer Holly Browder and Riverhead BID president discuss plans for the indoor Riverhead Farmers Market. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Riverhead Farmers Market organizer Holly Browder and Riverhead BID president discuss plans for the indoor Riverhead Farmers Market. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

On Tuesday, 221 East Main St. in downtown Riverhead was just an empty space in need of a treatment from the Dyson vacuum parked in the middle of its floor.

But by Saturday, the building will become a bustling bazaar of vendors pedaling their locally-produced wares as the successful Riverhead Farmers Market moves inside once again for the colder months. (more…)

10/29/14 7:00am
Martha Clara's 2010 Northville Red Blend. (Cyndi Murray photo)

Martha Clara’s 2010 Northville Red Blend. (Cyndi Murray photo)

The Long Island wine region, relatively young in comparison to that of California or the Old World vines, often gets put into broad categories like North Fork and South Fork. But Martha Clara Vineyards winemaker Juan Micieli-Martinez is hoping to change that. (more…)