02/08/17 4:11pm
Michael Heller

A scene from the 2013 HarborFrost. (Credit: Michael Heller, courtesy)

At first, several people thought it was a crazy idea.

After all, who in their right mind sponsors an outdoor winter festival, complete with fireworks, in a famous summertime resort?

Sag Harbor, that’s who — and ever since the first successful HarborFrost back in February 2011, this village by the bay has made it an annual tradition. (more…)

12/02/16 5:59am
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO | The crowd at Noah's on Front Street Sunday.

The crowd at The Frisky Oyster during Shellabration. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork? Northforker has you covered.

Here are eight events set for this weekend. As always, visit northforker.com/events for additional happenings.

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10/26/16 12:08pm
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Espresso North Fork owner Corrado Paini with a tray of his fresh-baked focaccia. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Its exterior sign hasn’t been installed yet, but people are already discovering Espresso North Fork in Mattituck.

The Italian eatery was a fixture in Sag Harbor before co-owner Corrado Paini sold his share in 2014. For the next two years, he worked at his cousin’s Sag Harbor restaurant Cappelletti while searching for a commercial space on the North Fork. (more…)

10/18/16 6:02am
Aaron Paul talking to a member of "The Path" production staff when he spots the Northforker camera.

Aaron Paul, talking to a member of “The Path” production staff, spotted Northforker’s camera. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy photos)

Hollywood came to Greenport on Monday when a crew from the Hulu series “The Path” shot several scenes in the village, including Front Street, Carpenter Street and even inside Claudio’s restaurant. (more…)

10/11/16 6:03am
George Hirsch. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

George Hirsch. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Food lovers are invited to celebrate the autumn harvest by sharing in a North Fork Sunday supper created by TV Chef George Hirsch and food writer Alex Goetzfried at Sep’s Farm in East Marion later this month.

Grilled and smoked meats will be served along with just picked farm vegetables, salads and sides. There will also be fresh baked cobbler for dessert and herbal iced tea. Craft beers and wine will be sold separately. (more…)

10/06/16 12:13pm
Some of the refined items for sale at Pearl Cottage. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Some of the refined items for sale at Pearl Cottage. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Add another business to Southold’s growing list of vintage furniture and home goods shops.

Sisters Laura Hansen and Susan Hansen Fasano are bringing their country chic style to Main Road in the form of their pop-up store, Pearl Cottage, which opens today.

“This is really a culmination of what we like, rustic and refined,” Susan said. “We mix in a little bit of the new amongst the old.” (more…)

04/27/16 6:03am
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Claudio’s Clam Bar & Wharf reopens this week. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

The North Fork keeps springing to life with more and more seasonal businesses making their 2016 debuts. Here are a few of this week’s reopenings. (more…)