You BeLong

Long Island is rich in unique stories that bring our community together. From the nostalgia of visiting your favorite bagel shop since childhood to enjoying a glass of wine at a local vineyard, the diverse variety of businesses create a lasting charm to this region. These establishments, each with their own story, collectively contribute to Long Island's identity, making it a place like no other. Discover one of the many reasons why You BeLong on Long Island.

Del Vino Vineyards

Nestled in the heart of Northport, Del Vino is unique in geography and strong in culture. "Live well. Love a lot. Laugh a lot" are words that they live by. With wines ranging from Pinot Grigio to reserve collections and a kitchen led by an executive Italian chef, you'll feel right at home!

Bagel Express

Homemade bagels made in house from scratch? Say less. Bagel Express makes their own bagels fresh daily, a key to what makes Long Island bagels unique. They pride themselves on standing out, especially when it comes to the classic BEC or BECSPK. If you know, you know!

RGNY Vineyards

RGNY is a family sister winery of RGMX, born in Parras, Mexico. In 2018, RGNY came to the North Fork to share their delicious wines. You will find Mexican cultures throughout the vineyard from the food to the interior decor. They believe if you love good wine making, Long Island is Where You BeLong!

Kara Hoblin

Finding chalk to be her most inspiring medium, Kara Hoblin is a resident Long Island artist and author, and you can find her work almost anywhere! Snap a photo with her iconic wings in downtown Greenport, or pick up her book The East End A to Z and find the true beauty of Long Island.

DJ Chef

DJ Chef is a local Long Island legend. He's the chef that rocks! Growing up in Long Beach, working at his grandfather's local store allowed for DJ Chef to get in touch with his Long Island roots. Hire DJ Chef as your event dining and entertainment, and see what the hype is all about!

Curry Club at Saghar

Located in the heart of Port Jefferson, Saghar is a Long Island staple. Translating to "home of the sea," they pride themselves on authentic Indian cuisine. Everyone is treated like family when they enter the door, because they believe food is the way to show family they care.

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Are you a local Long Islander with a unique business or story that showcases the character and diversity of our communities?

Do you love where you live and want to share that passion with fellow residents and potential visitors?

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