10/12/16 9:20am
The costume parade returns for Riverhead's Halloween Fest (Courtesy Katharine Schroeder)

There will be a costume parade during Riverhead’s Halloween Fest. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder , file photo)

Ready or not, here comes Halloween. From haunted houses to ghostly corn mazes to costume parties, there is something for everyone on the North Fork and Shelter Island this spooky season.

Here are 13 Halloween happenings. (more…)

03/18/16 6:00am
The Soundview Restaurant is now back open for business (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

The Soundview Restaurant is back open for business (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Greenport’s Soundview Restaurant and Inn reopened its doors for business on Wednesday, kicking off the season with its annual East End Lions Club St. Patrick’s Day dinner.

It’s a sign that not much has changed at the restaurant after the business was purchased by new owners this winter. (more…)

11/21/13 8:00am
waterfront restaurants north fork

Photo by Katharine Schroeder

Sure you can work all day in the kitchen on Thanksgiving preparing that turkey dinner and all the accompaniments, but not everyone has the time or desire to do all the work. For an alternative, these North Fork restaurants will be open on Thanksgiving and will cook you a grand meal while you simply relax and enjoy. You’ll surely be thankful for that. (more…)

10/13/13 10:30am
halloween north fork events

Photo by Katharine Schroeder

Halloween may not be until October 31, but don’t let that stop you from getting into the spirit early. The North Fork is ripe with creative costumes parties, dinners and more from Riverhead to Greenport this month.

Here is a guide to help you pick your party: (more…)