09/23/17 9:08pm

On a beautiful, sunny day in Greenport, another huge crowd turned out for the East End Seaport Museum & Maritime Foundation’s 28th annual Maritime Festival.

See photos from the parade below. (more…)

09/23/17 9:54am

The 2017 East End Seaport Museum’s Land & Sea Gala held at the Greenport Yacht & Shipbuilding Company.

The 28th annual East End Maritime Festival in Greenport kicked off Friday night with the Land and Sea Gala.

More than 20 local restaurants served up tastes accompanied by liquid refreshment from local wineries and beverage producers. The Maritime Festival continues Saturday and Sunday. See more photos below and check back for additional coverage from Saturday’s events. (more…)

08/12/16 9:37am

Downtown Riverhead was filled with people last night on a hot, muggy night. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Despite the hot and muggy weather, Main Street in Riverhead was packed with smiling people Thursday evening as Riverhead hosted Alive on 25 and the East End Arts’ JumpstART 2016.

Public art installations were sprinkled from the East End Arts campus all the way down to Peconic Avenue and beyond. As folks enjoyed the Alive on 25 party, they also viewed paintings, sculptures and performance art. (more…)

03/14/15 4:04pm

Members of the Southold Fire Department march under rainy skies in Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day parade. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The 11th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Cutchogue was held on Saturday afternoon despite a steady downpour of chilling rain.

A handful of brave folks showed up to cheer on the marchers, which included pipers, scouts, and local organizations and businesses.  (more…)

02/07/15 10:39am
Credit: Katharine Schroeder

Pandafan performs at the Winterfest kickoff party at The Suffolk Theater on Friday. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

When Melvin “Sunny” Hale was a young man in the ’70s, back when The Suffolk Theater was still a movie palace, the East Main Street theater was where the Riverhead native earned a paycheck. Now 40 years later, when it was time to say  “I do” to his girlfriend of two years, he and his bride Lisa headed back to the recently restored art deco theater to exchange their vows. (more…)

09/20/14 11:00am
 03 Mermaid Elizabeth Sweigart gets a kiss from Charles Marks at the kissing booth. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Mermaid Elizabeth Sweigart gets a kiss from Charles Marks at the kissing booth. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

A night of unique entertainment, extravagant auction items and locally designed memorabilia made for a superb night to commemorate the Greenport Maritime Festival’s silver anniversary Friday.

The event, titled “A Land and Sea Greenport Gala,” took place on the waterfront near Claudio’s under a tent decorated with twinkling lights, seasonal blooms and vignettes emblematic of Greenport. (more…)