08/23/14 9:00am
A craft beer flight at Hoptron Brewtique in downtown Patchogue. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

A craft beer flight at Hoptron Brewtique in downtown Patchogue. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Downtown Patchogue ain’t what it used to be.

Having not been to the village for dinner in more than a year, I was surprised when on a recent Wednesday night I had trouble locating a parking spot and found myself on a 20-minute wait list at the recently opened dining hotspot “That Meetball Place.” (more…)

07/23/13 2:00pm
Hops kit from Farm to Pint

Photo by Claire Leaden

Have you ever wondered just how local your “local beer” actually is?

Andrew Tralka and his wife Jaclyn, founders of Farm to Pint, encourage beer lovers to ask the next time they’re enjoying a brew. (more…)