10/23/17 6:02am
Halloween

Dressed as a six-pack of Greenport Harbor Ale: Nancy Burke of Peconic, Carl and Ronnie Morales of Oyster Bay, Diane and Rob Hawley of Boston, and Mike Liegey of Puerto Rico. (Credit: Photos by Elizabeth Wagner)

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. celebrated Halloween a little early this year with its annual costume party on Saturday, Oct. 21. We were there and spotted some super clever North Forkers in costume.

See the pics by contributing photographer Elizabeth Wagner below. And if you see a northforker shutterbug out and about, be sure to cheese it up for the camera. (more…)

08/30/17 6:00am

Calynne Daley, baker and creator of Cakes by Calynne, has introduced a new way to enjoy a popular summer beverage.

Her rosé cupcakes have been a big hit at Osprey’s Dominion in Peconic, where she sells around 400 each weekend.

“Rosé is so popular right now, it was kind of like a no-brainer,” Ms. Daley, 27, said.

She began Cakes by Calynne in 2011 and started working in 2013 at the winery, selling cupcakes in its tasting room. (more…)

08/11/17 6:01am

In the 1960s, Southold Town was home to approximately 100 farmers, most of them focused on growing potatoes.

Now the only potato farmer left in Peconic, Gene Wesnofske is celebrating his 50th year in business at Wesnofske Farms.

“I’m happy that we’ve lasted this long,” he said. “This is a tough business. When we moved out here in ’67, there was probably, in Southold Town, there might have been like 100 farmers … now we’re down to a handful from the Mattituck line to Orient … So to survive 50 years is a great accomplishment and to have my family behind me and helping out is even greater.” (more…)