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Katharine Schroeder

Katharine is a writer and photographer who has lived on the North Fork for nearly 40 years, except for three-plus years in Hong Kong a decade ago, working for the actor Jackie Chan. She lives in Cutchogue. Email Katharine

Greenport trustees approve four-year deal with union, pay hikes for managers, set public hearing on leaf blower ban

The Greenport Village Board of Trustees have approved pay raises, approved a memorandum of agreement with the CSEA and announced a public hearing on changes to the noise code.

It’s Shellabration time in Greenport! Here’s how this popular event got started

What began as a way to use up the many clams and oysters caught by one Southold man has turned into a wildly popular celebration in Greenport Village.

Peconic Landing’s ‘Wedding Giveback’ couple tie the knot at Brecknock Hall

Military couple John Dunne and Katie Anthony were married at the Brecknock Hall in the seventh annual Veterans Day Wedding Giveback.

Photos: Celebrating the season the old fashioned way in Southold

The annual Candlelight Christmas and tree lighting attracted hundreds to the Southold Historical Society's museum complex this afternoon.

Photos: Annual turkey trot draws huge crowd to Mattituck

Over 1,000 people showed up for the annual turkey trot in Mattituck.

Sprout Natural Lifestyle, a shop specializing in athletic gear and holistic health supplies, opens in Greenport Friday

A new shop specializing in gear for endurance athletes and folks interested in holistic health opens its doors in Greenport on Black Friday.

Southold Town celebrates completion of modern highway department facility

Southold Town highway department has a brand new state-of-the-art facility in Peconic.

Southold FD to offer opioid overdose prevention training class

The Southold Fire Department and the North Fork Volunteer Rescue Squad Association will co-sponsor a training class for laypeople interested in learning how to prevent an overdose from occurring.

Greenport Village proposes increase in 30-minute parking spots near IGA

As parking continues to be an issue in Greenport Village, trustees discuss ideas for increasing both short-term and regular parking.

SCCC culinary students to prepare Thanksgiving dinners for CAST

Students at SCCC's culinary school will prepare 200 Thanksgiving dinners for North Fork residents.