12/29/17 6:04am

Winter is still a beautiful time on the North Fork. (Credit: Michael Versandi)

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The summer beach season is but a distant memory. The harvest of late summer and early fall, well that’s all over with too.

Even the holiday season will have passed come Monday and the countdown to the 2018 re-opening of your favorite North Fork seasonal destinations will be officially underway.

That doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do on the North Fork in these cold winter months. To prove it, we are continuing our monthly “things to do” column, though we’ve scaled it back to 10 items that can add some flare to your visit to the North Fork or prove a good night out for the locals. (more…)

09/29/17 6:00am
Wickham's Fruit Farm

October is a great time to pick up apple cider grown and pressed at Wickham’s Fruit Farm in Cutchogue. (Credit: David Benthal)

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Pumpkin picking might be synonymous with October on the North Fork, but there is so much more to do here during the fall.

From festivals and mid-week dinner deals to haunted houses, here are 31 events to check out — one for each day of the month. As always, visit northforker.com/events for even more listings. (more…)

09/04/17 6:05am

It’s no secret that locals breath a sigh a relief on Tumbleweed Tuesday. Sure the streets and stores are less crowded, but also we’ve enjoyed gorgeous Indian summers in recent years, extending the swimming and backyard lounging season well until October. In fact, many claim autumn is their favorite time on the North Fork.

Here’s what we like to do when the summer season is over.  (more…)