Restauranteur, author and model B. Smith dies at 70

Restaurateur, author and model Barbara Elaine Smith, best known as B. Smith, has died at her home on Long Island as a result of early-onset Alzheimer ’s disease, her husband and daughter announced on Facebook on Sunday.

Helping food businesses and farmers on Long Island

These days Robert Curreri owner of Robert's Bakestand spends most of his time in the kitchen at East End Food Institute. The chef turned baker has been perfecting his pastries in a space he pays for monthly. He says it saves him the hardship of having to commit to a brick and mortar location while he's building his business.