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Long Island Marina 411

Long Island Marina 411

July 10, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Click on the image to view all listings and then scroll down. Boating Times Long Island’s database of Long Island Marinas. Get details about each marina including transient rates, low water depth, electricity and water availability, additional amenities, plus a lot more. Name Amity Harbor Marine Lighthouse Marina DeGarmo’s Boatyard Address & Phone 30 Merrick […]

The Purple Elephant Market Café

The Purple Elephant Market Café

November 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The Purple Elephant Market Café 81b Fort Salonga Road West Northport 631-651-5002 http://thepurpleelephant.net/   Dining at The Purple Elephant is a both pleasing and satisfying experience. Located at the Britannia Yachting Center, the eatery offers food bursting with the flavors of Costa Rica, Honduras, El Salvador, and Mexico, as well as the influence of other […]

Northport’s Cow Harbor Race and Day

August 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

  Northport is a terrific village to visit anytime, but there’s something special about being there during its annual Cow Harbor Day and, perhaps, participating in the race that precedes it. Back in the days when cows used to graze alongside the harbor, the area was known as “The Great Cow Harbor.” Nowadays, it’s known […]

Circling Long Island

Circling Long Island

May 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

An engaging and entertaining summer boat vacation is practically at your doorstep. A trip around Long Island is 250 nautical miles (which is not much more than visiting Block Island), and it can be completed in less than two weeks. While your pauses may vary, we’ve put together a fun itinerary of harbor-side stopovers. You can start this trip from any harbor and reverse our directions, depending on your starting point.

The Whale’s Tale

The Whale’s Tale

April 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

If you’re not a Northport local, or someone whose boat is berthed at the Britannia Yachting Center, this small gem of a restaurant tucked into the marina may have escaped your attention. Stop by on a Tuesday and both your taste buds and your week will greatly improve. Why Tuesday? That’s the day that The […]

Northport’s Plein Air Painting and Music Festival

Northport’s Plein Air Painting and Music Festival

January 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Visitors will feel as if they have wandered back in time to the glory days of Impressionism when the Northport Arts Coalition (NAC) hosts their seventh annual en plein air (French for “in the open air”) festival from Friday, June 13 through Sunday, June 15.  The event is a collaboration between NAC, award-winning marine artist […]

A Prescription for Fitness

A Prescription for Fitness

December 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The name of her 33’ Sea Ray is “Anita’s Prescription” and it’s a fitting metaphor for its owner. Anita Glashow, a pharmacist who puts in long hours at work, says the boat is her place of well-being. A self-proclaimed “fitness nut,” Glashow says her “mission is to be in shape and healthy while enjoying being on the water.” And she’s got a unique way of accomplishing both: she exercises in, near and on the water as often as she can.