The Cranberry Bog Preserve in Riverhead is a 165-acre park of whats left of an abandoned cranberry-growing operation. Nature trails allow for sights of the Little Peconic River as well as different bird species and other wildlife.

This month was the grand opening of a new footbridge at the preserve.

Spend a minute there with us.

03/13/18 6:10am

Actress Krysten Ritter in a scene from “Jessica Jones” filmed at the Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead. (Credit: Netflix)

Local fans of the Netflix series “Jessica Jones” are in for a special treat when they reach the fifth episode of the show’s recently released second season.  (more…)

02/28/18 7:15pm

A bottle of L’Orange, the latest from Martha Clara Vineyards. (Credit: Lenn Thompson)

Don’t let the name of this week’s Wine of the Week — Martha Clara Vineyards 2015 L’Orange ($28) — confuse you. Yes the wine is a coppery orange, but it’s not made from oranges. It’s 100 percent grapes grown in Martha Clara’s estate vineyards. The blend is 45 percent Chardonnay, 30 percent Pinot Grigio, 15 percent Gewurztraminer and 10 percent Viognier.  (more…)

02/28/18 6:10am

Tanger Outlets has partnered with northforker to host a series of seasonal events at its outlet center in Riverhead this year beginning this Saturday, March 3.