09/19/18 6:05am

The 2018 East End Maritime Festival returns to Greenport this weekend with an opening day parade, fair vendors, live music, kayak races and more.

The three-day event kicks off with the Land & Sea Gala on Friday night. The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Saturday, Sept. 22 and Sunday, Sept. 23. (more…)

09/08/18 3:04pm

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. co-owners Rich Vandenburgh and his wife Ann at the North Fork TV Festival after party. (Credit: Madison Fender)

It was lights, camera, action at the North Fork TV Festival northforker-sponsored after party at Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. in Peconic Friday night.

Aida Turturro — best known for playing Janice in HBO’s TV series The Sopranos — was in attendance. The actress was in Greenport for a screening of television pilot The Russian Cousin. During the special question and answer session following the screening, Turturro shared her experience working on the hit show with festival goers prior to the party.

The third annual festival, a showcase for independent television pilots, continues at the historic Greenport Theatre and other locations throughout the village this weekend. (more…)