12/16/16 5:59am
There are so many vintage finds waiting to be discovered on the North Fork. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

There are many vintage finds waiting to be discovered on the North Fork. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Here are a few scheduled North Fork yard and tag sales for Friday, December 16, Saturday, December 17, Sunday, December 18, and Monday, December 19.

Find a sale nearby as listed in the classifieds section of the December 15 edition of the Riverhead News-Review and The Suffolk Times.

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12/05/16 6:00am
Beauty Apothecary Mattituck

The Beauty Apothecary in Mattituck carries products like RMS, Farmstead Apothecary, One Love Organics and Vapour. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

For a region that cares so deeply about where its food comes from, organic skincare and cosmetics seem like the natural progression.

Say hello to The Beauty Apothecary, a new skincare and cosmetics store in Mattituck.

Carrying a variety of organic and natural products from around the world, The Beauty Apothecary appears to be a good fit for the Love Lane shopping scene. (more…)

12/01/16 9:49am

For Rachel Johnson, home is where the beach is.

It’s a major reason the Mattituck native has never left Long Island: No matter where you head, the water is always nearby.

Now, the 35-year-old mother of three has parlayed that love into her business, North Fork Sea and Sky, by making jewelry using sea glass she finds at local beaches.

“[Sea glass is] something that’s jaded and garbage, but turns into something that’s really pretty and awesome,” she said during a recent interview at her Aquebogue home. (more…)