08/18/16 6:03am
The North Fork Food Truck parked outside 8 Hands Farm in Cutchogue in 2014. (Credit: Carrie Miller, file photo)

The North Fork Food Truck parked outside 8 Hands Farm in Cutchogue in 2014. (Credit: Carrie Miller, file photo)

Somehow we have been writing this column about lunch on the North Fork for more than two years and have never mentioned the North Fork Food Truck.

I don’t really have an answer as to why, considering it’s the best grab-and-go lunch spot — not only on the North Fork, but all of Suffolk County. Probably Long Island, too. (more…)

07/03/16 6:00am
Field of sunflowers at Crescent Duck Far on Main Road in Aquebogue. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Field of sunflowers at Crescent Duck Far on Main Road in Aquebogue. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

The first full week of summer has flown by and the North Fork is all abuzz. So stop and take time to look around at what summer has to offer in between the sounds of sizzling barbecue grills and the jingle of the Mister Softee truck coming down the block.

I took some time this week to take in the scenery before this busy holiday weekend started. I suggest you do the same and smile! (more…)

05/27/16 7:00am
Riverhead Street Painting Festival

East End Art’s Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival in Riverhead. (Credit: Stephanie Smith)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this holiday weekend? Whether it’s festivals, parades or barbecues, northforker has you covered.

Here are 10 events to check out. As always, visit northforker.com/events for additional ideas. (more…)