06/05/19 5:55am
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Carmen Cincotti of Newark, N.J., who is ranked second in Major League Eating, won the contest.

The Mattituck Lions Club’s annual Strawberry Festival will return Father’s Day weekend for its 65th year, along with some of the globe’s best competitive eaters for another World Strawberry Shortcake-Eating Championship.  READ

06/12/16 10:00am
06/12/2016 10:00 AM

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Harry Jaquillard has eaten a lot of strawberry shortcake.

It’s his favorite food to consume during the annual Strawberry Festival, a family-friendly carnival and everything-strawberry charity event hosted by the Mattituck Lions Club each Father’s Day weekend.  READ

06/14/14 5:40pm
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Last year's queen Leah  LaFreniere (left) with the new queen, Jasmine Clasing of Southold. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Last year’s queen Leah LaFreniere (left) with the new queen, Jasmine Clasing of Southold. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Southold teen Jasmine Clasing was crowned Strawberry Queen Saturday at the 60th annual Mattituck Lions Club’s Strawberry Festival.

Clasing, 17, takes over the crown from Leah LaFreniere.  (more…)