Business

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011

Jamaica Estates

Celebrating a decade of fine Italian food

Some entrepreneurs work their whole lives before they can start a successful business. But Carlos Acquista recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Jamaica Estates Italian restaurant he started when he was only 23. Comment.

Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011

Little Neck

Weight Watchers’ humble origins began in Deepdale

Unless one considers Long Island and Queens to be different countries, the name “Weight Watchers International Inc” may not have seemed entirely apropos at the time when the company consisted of a few scattered meetings and a loft space near the corner of Northern Boulevard and Little Neck Parkway. Comments (1).

Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011

Letters

Pol should make peace between halal market, Bellerose

I have family in Glen Oaks and they shop at Super Halal Meat in Bellerose. We enjoy the shopping experience and would have to travel farther to another specialty market that specifically caters to Muslims with halal products. Comments (9).

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