A week in Northport

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As part of our ongoing Town Focus series, community journalist Brittany Wait is spending a week in Northport. Follow along throughout her time there as she posts photos of the places she goes and the people she meets. These photos were taken using Instagram, a social photo-sharing app that gives user the option to alter their images by applying a filter.

I wonder where it's going...
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I wonder where it's going...

Finishing out my week exploring #Northport at the
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Finishing out my week exploring #Northport at the Whale's Tale :) quite a view

Two seconds later... SOLD OUT at the Duck
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Two seconds later... SOLD OUT at the Duck Island Bread Company at the farmers market in #northport

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As the #Northport Farmers Market winds down, Ocean
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As the #Northport Farmers Market winds down, Ocean Konte, 4, of #Northport, dances around, cherry tomatoes in hand

Who's going to pick up this lonely cinnamon
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Who's going to pick up this lonely cinnamon bun? At the farmers market in #northport

Gentle Brew in #LongBeach @gentlenrewcoffee even sold out
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Gentle Brew in #LongBeach @gentlenrewcoffee even sold out of their hot coffee

Local #northport #honey from #BeePharm
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Local #northport #honey from #BeePharm

Paul Dlugokencky started Blind Bat Brewery in #Centerport
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Paul Dlugokencky started Blind Bat Brewery in #Centerport in 2008, but is looking to expand to the middle of island @blindbatbrewer

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Not a bad day to come by the
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Not a bad day to come by the #Northport #Farmers #Market, listen to music and sit by the water

Horman's #pickles biz has a line of 20
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Horman's #pickles biz has a line of 20 people waiting to buy some

There's a line at #Ridgewood #Pork Store
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There's a line at #Ridgewood #Pork Store

The market is hoppin'
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The market is hoppin'

Trying yellow #watermelon from Sang Lee Farms in
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Trying yellow #watermelon from Sang Lee Farms in #Peconic #yum!

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Want some jelly bean cherry tomatoes from Sang
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Want some jelly bean cherry tomatoes from Sang Lee Farms in #Peconic?

She found her #sunflowers at the Farmers Market
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She found her #sunflowers at the Farmers Market in #Northport

Frederique Keller, of #FortSalonga, sells raw honey at
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Frederique Keller, of #FortSalonga, sells raw honey at the #Northport #FarmersMarket she's been on Martha Stewart's and Dr. Oz's shows

Inga Zupancic, of #Commack, brought her daughter Lucka,
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Inga Zupancic, of #Commack, brought her daughter Lucka, 2, to find raw #honey at the #Farmers Market in #Northport

The mother and daughter found their honey! At
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The mother and daughter found their honey! At the #northport #farmers #market

You an smell this Traditional Italian Table bread
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You an smell this Traditional Italian Table bread from Monty's Breads in #Brooklyn 10 feet away at the #Farmers Market in #Northport

Stan and Sue Gouldson, who have lived in
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Stan and Sue Gouldson, who have lived in #Northport 23 years straight from #Australia, say #Northport is definitely a dog-friendly place

Meet Georgia, 1, who is with her owner
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Meet Georgia, 1, who is with her owner shopping about the #Northport Farmers Market

Alex Bodnar, 23, of #EastNorthport, sells granola from
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Alex Bodnar, 23, of #EastNorthport, sells granola from Nina's Fresh #Baked at the Farmer's Market

Millie Willen, who has living in #Northport 35
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Millie Willen, who has living in #Northport 35 years just bought 2 jars of peanut butter from The3Nuts for her granddaughter Grace, 12

These guys are from #Northport #Fish & #Lobster
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These guys are from #Northport #Fish & #Lobster on 25A at the #Northport #Farmers #Market

#Bavarian #pretzel #buns from the #Duck Island #Bread
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#Bavarian #pretzel #buns from the #Duck Island #Bread Company are almost sold out at the #Farmers #Market @DuckIslandBread

#Artisan #Bakery in #Northport usually sells out at
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#Artisan #Bakery in #Northport usually sells out at the #Northport #Farmers #Market early

#Spicy #Sour #Pickles from Horman's in #GlenCove at
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#Spicy #Sour #Pickles from Horman's in #GlenCove at the #Northport #Farmers #Market

Joyce Roschnotti, born and raised in #Northport, bought
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Joyce Roschnotti, born and raised in #Northport, bought some #subflowers from the #Northport #FarmersMarket

I can see why it was hard to
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I can see why it was hard to find parking in #Northport during its busy farmer's market #freshproduce

#Heartichoke in business in #Northport for 30 years
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#Heartichoke in business in #Northport for 30 years used to be a gas station back in the day #history @bushramollick

#Heartichoke owner Thom LaBruzzo, 58, of #Northport, said
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#Heartichoke owner Thom LaBruzzo, 58, of #Northport, said "we have sparkly stuff, natural stuff, a little bit of rust, a little bit of diamond dust @bushramollick

Maizey Machansky, 3, of #Northport, catches a fish
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Maizey Machansky, 3, of #Northport, catches a fish at the harbor @bushramollick

Peter-James Machansky, 4, of #Northport, fishes with his
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Peter-James Machansky, 4, of #Northport, fishes with his family off the dock at the #harbor @bushramollick

Doris and Aaron Geffner, who has lived in
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Doris and Aaron Geffner, who has lived in #Northport 25 years eat their lunch by #CrabMeadowBeach photo taken by @bushramollick

As requested I'm trying the #lobster and #mussels
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As requested I'm trying the #lobster and #mussels #northport

Meeting Henry Rehlaender, 16, of #Northport, who the
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Meeting Henry Rehlaender, 16, of #Northport, who the community started a fund for #townfocus

It's a beautiful day for a boat ride
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It's a beautiful day for a boat ride in Northport. (Sept. 6, 2013)

The #firefly #artists gallery in #northport sells #artwork
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The #firefly #artists gallery in #northport sells #artwork from #longisland artists

Did you know that Rockin Fish in #?orthport
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Did you know that Rockin Fish in #?orthport has $1 #oysters 4-6pm? Yum!

The bees seem to like this beautiful #garden
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The bees seem to like this beautiful #garden created by the #Northport #Garden club in 1986 #stillthriving

A picture of Gil Harris of #Northport reading
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A picture of Gil Harris of #Northport reading a letter from his girlfriend while serving in the #Navy in 1957

Gil Harris of #Northport worked as a bartender
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Gil Harris of #Northport worked as a bartender in 1965. Looks a little like #Elvis

Right in the middle is Gil Harris in
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Right in the middle is Gil Harris in 1975 in charge of the warehouse at the late #KingsPark Hospital #townfocus in #northport

There's a lot that's already written about him
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There's a lot that's already written about him but we'll have to dig up some more #townfocus in #northport

Meet Gil Harris who graduated from #Harborfields HS
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Meet Gil Harris who graduated from #Harborfields HS in June at age 73! Can't wait to hear more #townfocus in #northport

Lisa Harris' #healthy #cookies are you doing so
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Lisa Harris' #healthy #cookies are you doing so well a California company has them on its shelves

Ordered Salmon salad at Rockin' Fish in #Northport
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Ordered Salmon salad at Rockin' Fish in #Northport #townfocus

Lisa Harris, former owner of Caffe Portofino in
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Lisa Harris, former owner of Caffe Portofino in Northport, now franchises her popular healthy breakfast cookie all over Longi Island. (Sept. 5, 2013)

Caffe Portofino in #Northport has great coffee and
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Caffe Portofino in #Northport has great coffee and breakfast sandwiches. I'd know! I keep coming back.

Fire Chief Chris Hughes says the dept's 125th
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Fire Chief Chris Hughes says the dept's 125th anniversary celebration in Oct. 2014 will consist of a parade to commemorate the dept's service to #Northport

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