07/03/17 1:37pm
Industry Standard
An escargot served in the Parisian gnocchi dish from Industry Standard in Greenport. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Add snails to the list of North Fork fare you can find on the menus of local restaurants.

Taylor and Katelyn Knapp, co-owners of Peconic Escargot in Cutchogue, began delivering their fresh, farm-raised escargot to a handful of East End and New York City restaurants just two weeks ago, Mr. Knapp said. He said his snail ranch is the only operation of its kind on the East Coast.

That means most of the escargot available in regional restaurants is sourced from a can.

“It’s very different from canned escargot,” Mr. Knapp said of his offerings. “We are hoping we can change some minds. It’s definitely going to be a superior product.” (more…)

06/30/17 3:09pm
Glory Going Green

Captain David Berson aboard the Glory Going Green. The solar-powered boat offers tours of Greenport Harbor all summer long. (Credit: Photo: Iri Greco / BrakeThrough Media)

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Not only is it the first full month of summer but there’s an extra day in July, which means plenty of events and activities are planned across the North Fork.
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11/08/16 5:59am
north fork yard sales tag sales

(Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Whether you’re looking for unique tchotchkes to decorate the mantel or are on the hunt for vintage clothing, you’re in luck: Here are a few scheduled yard and tag sales from Friday, November 11 to Sunday, November 13.

Find a sale nearby as listed in the classifieds section of the November 10 edition of the Shelter Island Reporter and The Suffolk Times. (more…)

11/02/16 6:02am
The Sylvester Manor farmstand is located at 21 Manwaring Road on Shelter Island (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Saturday, November 5 is the last day to shop Sylvester Manor’s farm stand. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Looking for something to do on Shelter Island this weekend? We’ve got you covered.

Here are four events worth checking out. Or as always, you can visit our events page.

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10/19/16 6:00am
north fork yard sales tag sales

(Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Whether you’re looking for unique tchotchkes to decorate the mantel or are on the hunt for vintage clothing, you’re in luck: Here are a few scheduled yard and tag sales from Friday, October 21 to Sunday, October 23.

Find a sale nearby as listed in the classifieds section of the October 20 edition of the Shelter Island Reporter and The Suffolk Times. (more…)

09/08/16 1:05pm
north fork yard sales tag sales

(Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Whether you’re looking for unique tchotchkes to decorate the mantel or are on the hunt for vintage clothing, you’re in luck: Here are a few scheduled yard and tag sales from Friday, September 9 to Sunday, September 11.

Find a sale nearby as listed in the classifieds section of the September 8 edition of the Shelter Island Reporter and The Suffolk Times. (more…)