01/16/19 6:10am

Altman’s Needlearts on Love Lane is more than an art supply store, it is a place to come together. (Credit: Cyndi Zaweski)

On Monday mornings, passionate crafters gather at Altman’s Needlearts on Love Lane. Their ages range from nine to 80-something with skill sets just as varied. They come together to create crafts of all kinds — knitting, crocheting, needlework — nothing is off the table, aside from any talk of politics or religion, which is strictly prohibited. (more…)

01/13/19 6:00am

Gore Mountain. (Courtesy: I Love New York)

Come snow season, there are a few choices: Run from it (hello, Florida), hide from it (hello, hibernation) or run to it. East Coast mountains and trails offer skiers a chance to experience both novice and white-knuckle slopes — not to mention cool accommodations and boisterous taverns. Who needs the Alps? Hit these closer-to-home slopes this winter break. (more…)

01/08/19 6:10am
Colleen McCaffery

Colleen McCaffery inside Aura, her Mattituck yoga studio. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

New Year, new you?

Trite sayings aside, getting in shape is a top resolution for many come January. If you’re looking to drop a few pounds or simply lead a more active lifestyle, here is a guide to some of the North Fork’s gyms and yoga studios to check out in 2019. (more…)