Thousands of people visited Greenport Village on Saturday and enjoyed a celebration of area’s nautical history during the East End Seaport Museum & Maritime Foundation’s 26th annual Maritime Festival.
A solemn memorial ceremony was held at Jean Cochran Park in Peconic Friday afternoon to honor and remember victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. READ
Ed Jakubowski returned to New Suffolk Tuesday with a full crew of daring, acrobatic dogs who desperately wanted to catch their flying discs. READ
The Southold Run for the Soldiers was held Saturday morning with runners following a 5K course down Oaklawn Avenue to Goose Creek and back up to the high school.
The 2015 Greenport Tall Ships Challenge continued on Sunday with a street fair and more tours of the high-masted vessels.
Northforker.com was there to take photographs and interview some of the thousands who visited the village for the festival Sunday.
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Southold held its annual Fourth of July parade Saturday afternoon and residents decked out in red, white, and blue lined Main Street from Boisseau Avenue all the way to Tucker’s Lane.
Among the marchers were local dignitaries, scout troops, first responders, and a dozen horses and donkeys. (more…)
A small ceremony to officially kick off Greenport’s Tall Ships festival was held in Mitchell Park Saturday morning.
Master of Ceremonies Captain Dave Berson welcomed all five captains to the Village, telling them “Greenport Village has always been a harbor of refuge and a shelter for ships. Greenport has always welcomed sailors since it was settled and it welcomes you now.”
He also pointed out that Greenport is the smallest community hosting the Tall Ships this year. (more…)
Parades were held across the North Fork Monday to commemorate Memorial Day. (more…)
Oysterponds Elementary School students, in conjunction with Missoula Children’s Theatre, presented a performance of “Aladdin” at Greenport School Saturday night. The Missoula Children’s Theatre International Tour aims to develop life skills in children through participation in the performing arts. (more…)
A glow in the dark dance party and obstacle course race was held as a fundraiser for the Mattituck-Cutchogue Athletic Booster Club Saturday night. (more…)