03/24/17 12:30pm
Village Cheese Shop in Mattituck. The store could soon open a second location in Greenport.(Credit: Vera Chinese)

Village Cheese Shop in Mattituck. The store could soon open a second location in Greenport.(Credit: Vera Chinese)

Two Mattituck businesses are looking to expand to Greenport, northforker has learned.

The owners of both The Village Cheese Shop and Goldberg’s Famous Bagels have plans to open locations in Greenport Village. (more…)

06/02/16 8:00am
Love Lane Kitchen's outdoor patio (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Love Lane Kitchen’s outdoor patio (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

The popular First Fridays is returning to Mattituck’s Love Lane from 6 to 9 p.m. this Friday.

Created last year, the four-date event is a collaborative effort by Love Lane merchants to attract tourists and locals to visit after hours, stay late and enjoy what the area has to offer.
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05/23/16 6:10am
Chefs Brian Burner and Dominick Scotto of JoeÕs Garage and Grill in downtown Riverhead prepare pork buns for Rotary Uncorked 2014. (Credit: Sonja Reinholt Derr)

Chefs Brian Burner and Dominick Scotto of Joe’s Garage and Grill in downtown Riverhead prepare pork buns for Rotary Uncorked 2014. (Credit: Sonja Reinholt Derr)

The Rotary Club of Riverhead will hold its 10th annual “Rotary Uncorked” benefit at Martha Clara Vineyards in Riverhead this Wednesday, May 25, from 6 to 9 p.m.

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10/17/14 7:00am
Tour three North Fork B&Bs and Mattituck's Love Lane and benefit the North Fork Community Theater on Saturday. (Credit: Northforker file photo)

(Credit: Northforker file photo)

There are a lot of places to eat on Love Lane and on Friday night you can try a sampling some of our favorites plus a tasting of Wölffer Estate Vineyard‘s vino during Roanoke Vineyards’ Stroll Down Love Lane. (more…)

01/19/14 10:00am

Apparently Jan. 20 is something called National Cheese Lovers Day.

We here at northforker feel that’s a silly holiday. Why? Because every day is fit for loving cheese.

So we offer you this guide to our four favorite everyday cheese options on the North Fork a day early:

CYNDI MURARY PHOTO | The Humboldt Fog goat cheese is a best seller at Bruce’s Cheese Emporium in Greenport.

CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO | The Humboldt Fog goat cheese is a best seller at Bruce’s Cheese Emporium in Greenport.

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04/14/13 2:33pm

If you want to spice things up in the kitchen, but your busy schedule prevents you from taking the time to try new things, a Greenport couple has a suggestion for you.

Earl and Gloria Fultz, who live at Peconic Landing, want you to try “cHarissa,” a Moroccan-influenced food seasoning created by Ms. Fultz. (more…)

04/02/13 6:34pm

BARBARAELLEN KOCH PHOTO | Ethan Crook (left), a culinary student and line cook at North Fork Table and Inn in Southold, with chef Stephan Bogardus.

Today’s college graduates are famously hard pressed to find a job during this historically sluggish economy.

Not so for Suffolk County Community College’s culinary school students and alumni.

Nearly 100 percent of the college’s culinary arts program graduates find work in the field, with many ending up in upscale commercial kitchens throughout the North Fork, said program director Richard Freilich. (more…)