Fairway Market in Plainview is closing after an unsuccessful effort by its parent company to sell it and three other Fairway Market grocery stores after declaring bankruptcy in January.
“When we hire people, we don’t expect them to know everything," he says. "But we do expect them to find the answer to things.”
Salespeople armed with proof of affiliations with The Home Depot are going door-to-door on the Island and elsewhere, testing water for free and making sales pitches for multi-thousand-dollar filters. While the pitch sounds scary, it may be based on more fear than fact.
A 37-year-old construction foreman from Plainview was shot and killed Thursday at a work site in Manhattan by a former employee who then committed suicide, according to New York City police and reports.