03/04/17 4:05pm
The main tasting room at Riverhead Ciderhouse in Baiting Hollow. (Credit: Krysten Massa)

The main tasting room at Riverhead Ciderhouse in Baiting Hollow. (Credit: Krysten Massa)

There’s a little something for everyone at Riverhead Ciderhouse in Baiting Hollow.

The new tasting room, featuring cider, beer, wine and food, opened Friday on Sound Avenue, where it was recently approved to operate under a 90-day permit during Long Island Winterfest. (more…)

02/27/17 9:30am
The Copperage Inn in Baiting Hollow. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

The Copperage Inn in Baiting Hollow. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Sometimes looking forward to a mid-week night out with friends is what you need to get through the work week.

Enter Girls Night Out at Cooperage Inn in Baiting Hollow, a long-running special that offers a $22 two-course price-fixe for women on Wednesday evenings beginning at 3:30 p.m. The deal also includes $5 cosmopolitans and $15 bottles of wine, as well as $3 and $5 desserts. (more…)

01/05/17 6:00am
LiV Baiting Hollow

Long Island Spirits in Baiting Hollow celebrates 10 years today. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Long Island potato country might have ceded that title to wine long ago, but today marks 10 years in business for the local potato vodka maker.

And owners are celebrating a decade of business with 10 percent discounts on bottles and merchandise during January.

Long Island Spirits, which makes LiV vodka, Rough Rider bourbon and whisky, Pine Barrens whisky, Deepwells gin and Sorbetta liqueurs, was officially founded on Jan. 5, 2007. It was the first distillery on Long Island since the 19th century, according to its website. The tasting room opened in June 2008. (more…)

02/15/16 6:06am
Volunteer Nicole with mini-horse Red at the farm on Thursday afternoon. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

A volunteer with mini-horse Red at North Shore Horse Rescue & Sanctuary. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

North Shore Horse Rescue will honor the owners of Manorville’s Long Island Game Farm at its second annual Phoenix Award Gala on Friday, March 4 at Giorgio’s in Baiting Hollow.

Tickets for the event, which benefits the Baiting Hollow horse rescue operation, are now available.

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