04/10/15 7:12am
Goats at Catapano Dairy Farm in Peconic. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Goats at Catapano Dairy Farm in Peconic. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

It is finally spring on the North Fork and we simply cannot wait to get back outside with the family and enjoy the wondrous 60-degree weather forecasted for Saturday.

Fortunately, Catapano Dairy Farm has the perfect event in store for us.

This Saturday, April 11, the award-winning, family-operated goat farm is inviting you to bring your kids to meet their “kids,” a.k.a. their baby goats and lambs. Can’t you just hear the squeals of excitement already? (more…)

02/06/15 9:00am
Evan Huber (6), Emily Tedesco (6) and Brian Huber (8) at the Riverhead Grill on Sunday. (Credit: Laura Huber)

Evan Huber (6), Emily Tedesco (6) and Brian Huber (8) at the Riverhead Grill on Sunday. (Credit: Laura Huber)

How many times have you come home from work, stared at the sole block of cheese in the refrigerator and thought, “let’s go out to dinner tonight.” Simple … unless you have children, that is.

And if your kids are like our kids, they each only eat five things. And the five things one kid eats, the other kid won’t touch. Also, our little guys, like most others, hate sitting still for more than five minutes.

Chain restaurants make it really convenient to dine with kids, featuring cutesy menus, crayons and plenty of ice cream. But for comparable prices, you can have a great family meal, support a local business and give your kids a new favorite restaurant.  (more…)

07/28/14 1:00pm
Brady Rymer will perform a free concert at Mitchell Park Tuesday night. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Brady Rymer will perform a free concert at Mitchell Park Tuesday night. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Hey, North Fork parents. Grab a blanket and a lawn chair and take the little ones down to Mitchell Park for a free concert featuring Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could on Tuesday. (more…)