02/22/18 6:02am

Elaine Schwartz paddles a kayak in Antarctica. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Elaine Schwartz sits in her apartment at Peconic Landing in Greenport surrounded by enlarged photographs she’s taken in countries like Afghanistan and Indonesia, festive masks from Tibet or Colombia and artwork from exotic locales like India. She’s delighted to tell you a story about each and every one of these souvenirs.  (more…)

01/29/18 6:08am

The winter view from Veterans Park Beach in Mattituck. (Credit: Kelly Zegers)

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In the days of yesteryear, finding something worthwhile to do on the North Fork between November and April was a lofty ambition. February in particular seemed to transmit radio silence, but the tides are turning. Culinary adventures, concerts and insider wine tastings are just the tip of the itinerary iceberg. (more…)

12/10/17 8:40pm

Professional ice carver Rich Daly creating an interactive sled out of blocks of ice. (Photo credit: Krysten Massa)

For the fifth year, professional ice carver Rich Daly has returned to Sherwood House Vineyards for its annual ice carving event. Daly holds the world record for fastest ice carver and has also won over 200 competitions nationwide.  (more…)