09/07/17 10:41am

A scene from the North Fork Dog Dock Diving Festival at the dog friendly Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. (Credit: Jeremy Garretson, file photo)

As the dog days of summer begin to wind down, what better way to usher in autumn than to have a jaunt on the North Fork with the four-legged member of your family?

Many places welcome a well-behaved Fido. Check out a few of my favorites as even dogs dig the serenity of the North Fork vibe. (more…)

09/04/17 6:05am

It’s no secret that locals breath a sigh a relief on Tumbleweed Tuesday. Sure the streets and stores are less crowded, but also we’ve enjoyed gorgeous Indian summers in recent years, extending the swimming and backyard lounging season well until October. In fact, many claim autumn is their favorite time on the North Fork.

Here’s what we like to do when the summer season is over.  (more…)

08/21/17 6:01am

The Great Jack O’ Lantern Blaze/Facebook

You’ve taken the Hampton Jitney to the North Fork, but what about taking an excursion off the island to points north this fall?

The northforker team recently reviewed Hampton Jitney’s list of upcoming fall excursions and picked our three favorites departing from the North Fork, each of which is sure to deliver plenty of fall foliage and fun. (more…)