06/19/18 9:52am

Nick MacAskill gathers sage leaves during the foraging at Sylvester Manor Saturday. (Credit: Charity Robey)

On Saturday afternoon at Shelter Island’s Sylvester Manor Farm, herbalist Dawn Petter knelt before a fuzzy-leaved plant and asked permission to pull off a leaf.

Permission from the plant.

“Plants are our spiritual allies,” she said. “We should treat them with respect.”  (more…)

06/08/18 6:10am

Owner Ina Pollifrone-Visich does a lunge with a twist in the Riverhead studio. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

East End yogis may be familiar with Solntse Hot Yoga in Wading River. The popular studio in the Shoppes at East Wind offers a variety of yoga, barre and meditation classes befitting of both beginners and advanced practitioners. (more…)

05/28/18 5:00am

The East End league has produced more than 100 Major League draft picks. (Credit: Garret Meade)

The origins of the great game of baseball have long been disputed.

Perhaps the most popular story, if not the most accurate one, is that the sport was invented by eventual Civil War hero Abner Doubleday on a cow pasture in Cooperstown, N.Y., in 1839. (more…)

05/23/18 10:29am

You’ve probably passed by Island’s End Golf and Country Club in Greenport many times in your travels to and from the North Fork.  (more…)