Celebrating its 71st year in business, Emile’s Candies is one of Long Island’s last old-fashioned chocolate factories. Here the chocolates are created, and the centers are freshly cooked on premises, made in small batches (a little at a time) on the original machinery, exclusively using the recipes of its founder.
By Terry Biener | 2/8/24
Established in 2000, Churchill’s Pub & Grill has long been a popular icon in Rockville Centre. It changed hands during the summer of 2020. Chef/Owner Maurizio Vendittelli set out to restore Churchill’s to its finest version, while retaining its staff members and warm, friendly atmosphere. That fall, Vendittelli also acquired Winston’s (next door), renaming it Mangia Bene, turning it into an Italian restaurant serving robust pizzas and fresh pastas, to more upscale entrees.
By Terry Biener | 1/25/24
A brand new medical spa will be bringing in the New Year, and its owner couldn’t be more thrilled. After many years working in skin care private label product development, Yelena Gadayeva is following her true passion, to help people, in her own place, using advanced technology, to look and feel the best that they can. Now, as a licensed esthetician (also known as an aesthetician), together with a team of medical professionals, she will be offering face and body rejuvenation.
By Terry Biener | 1/11/24