02/01/19 4:12pm

Thomas McCloskey of Douglas Elliman Real Estate at one of his property listings. (Credit: Rachel Siford)

The North Fork has become a favorite spot for second-home buyers and the perfect escape for those needing a break from city life. To the surprise of many, it’s also the home of second careers for aspiring real estate agents who take lessons from their past to transform their lives. (more…)

11/19/18 7:00pm

The former Porto Bello restaurant on Route 48 in Mattituck is being turned into North Fork Roadhouse. (Credit: Rachel Siford)

For nearly a decade, the former Porto Bello restaurant building on Route 48 in Mattituck has sat empty, its facade hidden by overgrown vines. 

The 5,000-square-foot building will soon be revived as a tasting room-style establishment known as the North Fork Roadhouse. READ

09/03/18 6:10am

Even after spending a full day at Braun Seafood Co., general manager Keith Reda’s work isn’t always done.

Every Tuesday just before midnight, he heads back to company headquarters in Cutchogue, starts up the large refrigerated truck and makes his way to the New Fulton Fish Market at Hunts Point, arriving long before rush hour.  (more…)