Tag: Mineola

Lost Farmer Brewing Company Opens in Mineola

Beer drinkers will begin enjoying craft brews in central Nassau County at Lost Farmer Brewing Company’s May 1 opening in Mineola.

Great Neck Saw Makes Globally Sold Hand Tools in Mineola

If you’ve ever bought a hand tool from Lowe’s or Home Depot, there’s a chance that tool was made right on Long Island at Great Neck Saw Manufacturers.

Hundreds Rally in Mineola Against Anti-Asian American Hate Crimes

Hundreds rallied Sunday in Mineola to oppose a recent spike in hate crimes against the Asian Americans amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Nicki Minaj’s Father Killed in Mineola Hit-and-run

Nassau County police are searching for the hit-and-run driver that authorities said killed rapper Nick Minaj's 64-year-old father in Mineola last week.

COVID-19 Vaccine Test Center Opens on Long Island

NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island in Mineola has opened a new center to expand trials of a potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca.

Las Vinas Chef Mark Astorga Perseveres With Peruvian Cuisine

Mark Astorga, the owner and head chef of Las Vinas in Mineola, shares how his restaurant is surviving the pandemic one Peruvian meal at a time.

Nassau Pol Proposes Renaming County Building For Nation’s First Black Congresswoman

A Nassau County lawmaker has proposed renaming a county building in honor of the country’s first Black congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm. 

3 New Restaurants To Try on Long Island This Weekend

New to the dining scene are Chen’s Poke in Mineola, Herb and Olive Marketa in Manhasset, and Philly Pretzel Factory in North Babylon.

Wendy Bishop: NY Ticket Defender

Wendy Bishop of New York Ticket Defenders, a Mineola-based law firm that specializes in fighting traffic cases ranging from moving violations such as speeding to vehicular crimes such as driving while intoxicated, says drivers should not represent themselves in court.

Martins Touts Local, Albany Experience in Nassau Exec Bid

For ex-New York State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Old Westbury), running for Nassau County executive may return him to where he started: Mineola, the county seat where he grew up and was first elected.