- BrickHouse Brewery was featured on FiOS1’s “Restaurant Hunter.”
- Ben’s Kosher Delicatessen Restaurant & Caterers was hosting a contest in which anyone who could correctly spell the word “knaidel” — which was spelled correctly by local eighth-grader Arvind Mahankali at the National Spelling Bee — would receive the free food product with a purchase of chicken noodle soup. This was reported by The Queens Courier.
- The Long Island Game Farm received a rave review from the Today’s Mama blog.
- Lillian Dent of LL Dent was named one of Newsday’s “Winners” for receiving the Unispan Award.