07/28/16 7:00am
(Credit: Vera Chinese)

(Credit: Vera Chinese)

Throw on an apron and get out a wooden spoon, because local chefs are ready to judge your sauce.

Victoria Witczak of Cutchogue, 11, will host the first-ever Victoria’s NoFo Tomato Sauce Boss Contest on Thursday, Aug. 11, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. She’s inviting locals to bring a pot of their homemade red sauce to Jason’s Vineyard in Jamesport, where she’ll crown someone the “Sauce Boss.”  (more…)

07/13/16 10:02am
hot dogs

Photo: A 2010 Nathan’s hot dog eating contest. (Credit: flickr.com / Space Pirate Queen)

You probably don’t think of hot dogs when you’re at Lucharitos in Greenport, but that’s what they’ll be serving tonight (a lot of them).

Owner Marc LaMaina said he teamed up with Coney Island Brewing Company to host their first-ever hot dog eating contest tonight, July 13, at 8 p.m.

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02/05/16 3:05pm
The 24-foot video wall at Smitty's All-American Grill in Riverhead during the World Cup final this summer. The bar is one of many on the North Fork with great Super Bowl specials this week. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister)

The 24-foot video wall at Smitty’s All-American Grill in Riverhead during the 2014 World Cup. The bar is one of many on the North Fork with great Super Bowl specials this weekend. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister, file)

Root for the Denver Broncos or Carolina Panthers right here on the North Fork with other football fans this Sunday.

Here’s a rundown of some of the best places to watch the Super Bowl, along with the number of TVs at each location and some of their specials. Kick-off is 6:30 p.m. 

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