01/18/19 5:47am

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.’s first Chili Cook-off brought a sold out crowd to the brewery’s Peconic tasting room. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder photos)

Ladies and gentlemen, grab your spoons. The North Fork Chili Cook-Off at Greenport Harbor Brewing Company is back for its second year with nine local restaurants competing. (more…)

01/17/19 6:10am

The Korean fried chicken sandwich from Wednesday’s Table. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Every so often, I’ll eat something and ask myself if it’s the best (fill in the blank) I’ve ever had.

It’s pure hyperbole, but we all do it right? 

“Oh these wings are incredible. Best ever!” “You won’t find a tastier burrito anywhere else!”

After seeing an Instagram post this week that Wednesday’s Table  posted of its Korean fried chicken sandwich — which aptly included the words “what’s for lunch” — I ventured out to the Southold breakfast and lunch spot to give it a try. (more…)

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…)

01/15/19 5:48am

There’s something about Instagram that makes the North Fork even more beautiful and hosts Grant Parpan and Michelina Da Fonte try to get to the bottom of it in this week’s podcast.

Listen in as they talk about some of their favorite accounts to follow, the best places to shoot and just how powerful a tool the social media platform can be here.

The Northforker Podcast tackles a different North Fork lifestyle topic each week. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts to hear each episode as soon as it’s published.

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