03/24/17 12:30pm
Village Cheese Shop in Mattituck. The store could soon open a second location in Greenport.(Credit: Vera Chinese)

Village Cheese Shop in Mattituck. The store could soon open a second location in Greenport.(Credit: Vera Chinese)

Two Mattituck businesses are looking to expand to Greenport, northforker has learned.

The owners of both The Village Cheese Shop and Goldberg’s Famous Bagels have plans to open locations in Greenport Village. (more…)

12/03/15 10:41am
Bagels for sale at Goldberg's Famous Bagels in Mattituck. (Credit: Madison Fender)

Bagels for sale at Goldberg’s Famous Bagels in Mattituck. (Credit: Madison Fender)

Bagel fatigue might have set in by day four and garlic-onion breath was an issue for some, but the Times Review staff soldiered on, eating more than 100 everything, cinnamon raisin, egg and plain bagels to find out which business boils and bakes the meanest doughy rolls on the North Fork.

Bagel cafés from Wading River to Orient were visited, a dozen tubs of cream cheese and butter were devoured and everything was washed down with several containers of OJ. (more…)

07/24/15 6:15am
Credit: Photo courtesy of Julie VanGorden.

Credit: Photos courtesy of Julie VanGorden.

Julie Van Gorden may have only recently graduated from Southold High School, but she already has a jumpstart on her fine arts career.

Julie spent her senior year balancing high school with playing on the school soccer team, working a part-time job and commuting to Manhattan in order to attend art classes at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

Now, Julie is balancing two jobs where she creates art for clients. In the fall, she’ll attend FIT full-time to pursue her passion in fine arts.

We recently caught up with Julie to talk about what inspires her.

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02/21/15 7:00am
The board at Goldberg's Famous Bagels in Mattituck. (Credit: Paul Squire)

The board at Goldberg’s Famous Bagels in Mattituck. (Credit: Paul Squire)

The North Fork may be best known as Long Island’s Wine Country, a second-home haven where tourists flock every summer.

But some Suffolk County business owners have realized the North Fork has something more to offer than wineries and idyllic scenery: loyal customers. And those entrepreneurs are cashing in. (more…)

07/23/14 5:44pm
The menu at Goldberg’s Famous Bagels in Mattituck, which opens Thursday, features a variety of breakfast foods, sandwiches and salads. (Credit: Rachel Young)

The menu at Goldberg’s Famous Bagels in Mattituck, which opens Thursday, features a variety of breakfast foods, sandwiches and salads. (Credit: Rachel Young)

Breakfast sandwich enthusiasts, tomorrow is the day you’ve been waiting for: Goldberg’s Famous Bagels will open its doors at 6 a.m. Thursday at Mattituck Plaza, the franchise’s owner said. (more…)