Scallop season began Nov. 6. (Credit: Krysten Massa)
Sweet and succulent, Peconic Bay scallops are a local treasure. Whether broiled, sautéed or fried, these bivalves are enjoyed with gusto throughout the harvest season — from November through the end of March. (more…)
The Old Point Schoolhouse in Orient. (Credit: Oysterponds Historical Society Facebook)
The Beach Plum Shop in Orient, which is as unique as the local gifts that fill it, is a must-add for your list of holiday shopping destinations.
The Oysterponds Historical Society opened the store, located at the Old Point Schoolhouse, last weekend. It will open again Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 3 and 4, as well as Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 10 and 11, from noon to 4 p.m. (more…)