12/03/19 6:00am

Peter Barraud and Ian Van Bourgondien opened North Fork Brewing Co. in June 2018. Now they’re partnering with a friend for a new on-site food venture. (Credit: David Benthal)

North Fork Brewing Company is expanding its offerings with a new food truck and catering company that will serve as an on-site food source for hungry patrons at the Riverhead tasting room. (more…)

10/28/19 10:21am

The Food Truck Derby was held Saturday at Hallockville Museum Farm. (Credit: Madison Fender)

There’s something about a food truck that gets us every time. Add the word derby and we’ll come running.

On Saturday, the Hallockville Museum in Riverhead hosted a Food Truck Derby featuring some of the best mobile kitchens on the North Fork and beyond. (more…)

10/28/19 6:00am

Riverhead fitness trainer Rachel Goodale leads Stroller Strong workouts at BodyRite Training in Jamesport. (Credit: David Benthal)

Riverhead fitness trainer Rachel Goodale has verified that strollers are effective workout equipment. The mother of two is fostering a community for motivated moms who are building strength and a sense of community through her Stroller Strong Mamas classes.  (more…)

10/04/19 6:00am

Athienou Farms on Sound Avenue in Riverhead lets you paint the pumpkins you pick from the farm. (Credit: Cyndi Zaweski)

Athienou Farms is putting a creative spin on u-pick pumpkins this fall.

The Riverhead farm stand introduced u-pick-and-paint pumpkins last weekend, offering families a chance to brush up on their art skills after hitting the field. The farm sets up tables for parents and kids to take their time decorating to their liking.

“Some kids like to paint faces or paint the whole pumpkin pink, they can do what they’d like to customize it,” said Athienou Farms’ Philip Seas. “No one is rushing them. It is about having fun and being creative.” (more…)