04/15/19 5:59am
Sandpiper Ice Cream closed after 40 seasons last fall.

Greenport Creamery is set to open at the former Sandpiper Ice Cream shop May 1.

Owner Dr. Lillian Stachtiaris said the 20 varieties of ice cream, sherbert and frozen yogurt will be made in-house using as many natural ingredients as possible — just like she remembers it from her childhood.

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08/26/16 9:32am

Riding the carousel at Mitchell Park. Credit: Randee Daddona, file)

Riding the carousel at Mitchell Park. Credit: Randee Daddona, file)

It happened: Amid the chaos of childrearing, you somehow found yourself with a day free from errands, sports practices, birthday parties and other obligations. Now, however, you’re left wondering how to keep your family — not to mention yourself — entertained.

Northforker Kids has you covered. Plan your next day trip in the area by checking out the following boredom-busting suggestions. Whether your children are toddlers or tweens, these ideas are sure to keep them smiling. You’ll have fun, too!  READ