- Ben’s Kosher Delicatessen was voted No. 1 in the Long Island Press’ “Best of LI 2013” in the following categories: Best Delicatessen, Best Hot Dog, Best Lunch Deal, Best Pastrami Sandwich, Best Sandwich Deal, and Best Soup.
- LL Dent Restaurant was voted No. 1 in the Long Island Press’ “Best of LI 2013” for Best Soul Food & Southern Restaurant.
- ExploreLI listed the Hot Dog Pig Races at the Long Island Game Farm one of the Top 10 things to do with the family on Independence Day weekend. Newsday and Newsday.com also covered one of its races as well, along with a photo (seen right). Newsday and Newsday.com also reported on Clifford the Giraffe’s seventh birthday. The camel rides were featured on News 12’s “The East End.”
- Lillian Dent, founder of LL Dent Restaurant, was featured in a Long Island Business News profile.