11/15/16 6:01am
Stay at the Ram's head Inn on Shelter Island this fall.

Stay at the Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island this fall.

The crowds have thinned, the summer heat is gone and the off-season is officially upon us.

Many hotels offer special deals to entice visitors to the North Fork during the fall. Here are three of them. (more…)

09/06/16 6:05am

5 Campground Cir
Good things do come in small packages. Take this two-bedroom Victorian cottage, for example.

Built in 1904, this historic house sits on .10 of an acre in the private beach cottage community Campground Circle, which is within walking distance of both of Jamesport’s beaches.

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09/26/15 6:33am
An antique bicycle parked outside Grana in Jamesport. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

An antique bicycle parked outside Grana in Jamesport. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Three years ago, Grana Trattoria Antica owners David and Nancy Plath went to the hilltop town of Bergamo in northern Italy and found two things that they loved.

The couple takes a break each January, closing their Jamesport restaurant and traveling to Italy for relaxation and culinary inspiration. (more…)