01/19/17 11:25am
01/19/2017 11:25 AM

Elizabeth Sweigart spends her days surrounded by hundreds of items, each with its own story to tell. The 26-year-old said she’s always been drawn to old things, whether it be a vinyl record or antique piece of clothing.

It still shocks her, she said, that nearly four years ago she opened her own vintage shop in Greenport selling many of those items.

“It was pretty spontaneous,” Sweigart said. READ

01/18/17 4:20pm
01/18/2017 4:20 PM

Greenport’s ice rink at Mitchell Park has become a North Fork staple during the winter.

“I think it’s a great thing that we have this here in Greenport,” said Mattituck resident Beth Winter.

Winter said her daughter Victoria began taking lessons at the rink two years ago and now comes back every year. READ

12/23/16 9:35am
12/23/2016 9:35 AM

If you’ve ever spent time in the Village of Greenport, chances are you’ve heard of Aldo Maiorana. And if you don’t know him personally, you’ve probably spotted his curly silver hair through the window of his eponymous Front Street shop, where he roasts coffee each morning.

Those who get their fix at Aldo’s Coffee Company every day recognize him as a smiling barista who greets their children and friends.

But while Maiorana has operated in Greenport for almost 30 years, a coffee shop wasn’t always his plan. (more…)