06/22/17 6:08am
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The Dory on Shelter Island. (Credit: JoAnn Kirkland)

Looking for a great lobster bake? How about a three-course meal for $25?

Dining out during the week is a great way to save a few pennies. But if you want to live it up on the weekends, these local eateries are also open on Saturdays and Sundays, sometimes with live music.

Check out these great deals below.

06/20/17 1:41pm

Sugar kelp, one of the most widely cultivated seaweeds in the world, could be a viable Long Island crop. (Credit: Courtesy)

It’s a nutritious and sustainable crop taken from our local waters, but you’ve likely never tasted it.

It’s kelp, and this ingredient will be featured at a tasting dinner prepared by chef Noah Schwartz at noah’s on Friday, June 23. A portion of proceeds will benefit Cornell Cooperative Extension Marine Program. (more…)