01/21/16 6:03am
Sparkling Pointe will once again feature wine and cupcakes this Valentine’s Day weekend. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file photo)

Sparkling Pointe will once again feature wine and cupcakes this Valentine’s Day weekend. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file photo)

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, so don’t say you haven’t been warned. Here are 12 ways to celebrate love this year on the North Fork.

And venues, if you have an event that you would like to add, please email information to msinghroy@timesreview.com. (more…)

11/17/15 6:10am

Revelers dressed as Santa filled downtown Riverhead Saturday. (Credit: Paul Squire)

You’d better watch out, you’d better not cry, you’d better not pout, I’m telling you why, SantaCon is coming to town  — again.

That’s right: Mark your calendars because Riverhead’s second annual SantaCon Pub Crawl is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5.

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05/11/14 2:00pm

North Fork Google Satellite

I still remember that strange feeling I had the first time I ever saw my childhood home on Google Earth. How did they do that? A UFO?

Then Google rolled out the street view featured on it’s maps. To this day, it’s the single biggest motivating factor for me mowing my lawn and not getting the newspaper in Tony Soprano morningwear.

Now Google has something even cooler for us to waste time with, a timeline that allows you to scroll through Google Earth and Street View images as they were captured over the years.  (more…)

12/11/13 10:30am

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Looking past Christmas, it’s time to plan our partying for New Year’s Eve. There are plenty of North Fork venues hosting bashes and offering specials. Here is a list of some of the best to ring in 2014. Check back as the big day approaches and we’ll add more events as they are announced. (Venues, email your event info to events@northforker.com.) (more…)

10/01/13 12:41pm
Photo by Barbaraellen Koch

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch

Appraisers from Heritage Auctions who often appear on the PBS series “Antiques Roadshow” will be at the Hyatt Place East End on Saturday October 12 from 11am-3pm for East End Arts’ Appraisal Day. If you have a family heirloom or antique you think is valuable, you can bring it down to be appraised by the experts. Items deemed of value are eligible to go to auction and can be given to Heritage Auctions on the day of the event. (more…)