Click here to download a free MP3 of the song "The Friendly Village by the Bay" by Bruce Jenney.
2011-03-09 / Columnists

BEACON Biz Beat

What's to eat on Long Island

Promotional items for local businesses are printed at no charge as space permits. Readers and business owners can submit items for this column to us at acjnews@rcn.com or via U.S. Postal Service at 65 Deer Park Ave.,, Babylon NY 11702

Long Island foodies, rejoice!

Verizon FiOS1 launched a new show Thursday Feb. 24 focusing exclusively on the restaurant and food scene on Long Island.

Called Restaurant Hunter and hosted by FiOS1’s award-winning reporter Rob Petrone, the show is a relaunch of the popular two-minute feature segment “Reservations with Rob,” which has been running on FiOS1 News.

The premiere of Restaurant Hunter will air at 8 p.m. and will focus on “cheap eats.” In this episode, Petrone will visit Zim Zari in Massapequa Park, American Roadside Burger in Smithtown and Long Island Bagel Café in Merrick. Airing every Thursday evening, each weekly half-hour show will focus on a particular restaurant or food theme. Upcoming episodes will focus on Asian cuisine, barbecue and “High-End Huntington.”

“Restaurant Hunter” will be rebroadcast several times throughout the week. Long Islanders can check FiOS1 News Long Island for the programming schedule.

FiOS1 Long Island is available on Channel 1 only for Verizon FiOS customers on Long Island. Tune in to a new episode of Restaurant Hunter every Thursday at 8 p.m., only on Channel 1, FiOS1 Long Island.

Return to top

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool