01/16/18 6:13am

Feast your eyes on the ultimate North Fork breakfast. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

There’s much to be said about breakfast on the North Fork. There’s the spicy and smoky chorizo and egg sandwich from Wednesday’s Table,  the savory kielbasa burrito at Wendy’s Deli or the mound of bacon on a Sterlington Deli sandwich.  (more…)

01/15/18 5:11pm

A sunrise over Schmitt’s Farm in Riverhead. (Credit: Michael Versandi)

For as pretty as it was to capture a snow-covered North Fork during a two week cold stretch at the start of the month, seeing the ice melt away this weekend was a welcome sight — particularly through the lens of the area’s most skilled Instagram shutterbugs.  (more…)

01/14/18 11:03pm

From left, Chris Pickerell, director of Cornell Cooperative Extension’s marine program; Steve Schott, CCE marine botany educator and project leader on the Peconic Estuary Kelp Aquaculture Feasibility Study; and Jason Havelin, CCE dive safety officer and habitat restoration team. (Credit: Elizabeth Wagner)

Kelp took center stage on Friday night at Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.’s Peconic tasting room.  (more…)

01/14/18 6:28am

Mattituck Inlet at Breakwater Beach Monday. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Here are the seven most-read stories this week on northforker.com. To keep up with food, wine, real estate and lifestyle news on the North Fork, like us on Facebook, check out our Instagram page (@The_Northforker) and follow @northforker1 on Twitter.   (more…)