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Andrew Alcott
  • Andrew Alcott
  • Digital Media Planner
  • Andrew Alcott is the Digital Media Planner of The Island Now. He implements newsroom convergence between five Long Island newspapers to web and social platforms. Andrew studied at St. John’s University and later SUNY Buffalo with a concentration in New Media Development. Formerly of A&E, History Channel and Wegmans Food Markets, he spends most of his day tweeting soccer banter and suppressing a man crush on Brad Pitt.
Saturday 07/12/2014
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Bicycles

Mineola Bicycle

475 Jericho Turnpike

Mineola, NY 1150

516-742-5253

www.MineolaBicycle.com

10% off any bicycle or bicycle accessories

Cell Phones

AT&T Wireless

401 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-328-0700

$30 off any accessory with phone purchase of $50 or more.

Not to be combined with any other offer.

Car service

250 Jericho Turnpike

Mineola, NY 11501

844-EMPIRE 9

10% off local pick up in Nassau County

Clothing

Prophecy Clothing

2-8 Main Street (across from Clock Tower)

Roslyn, NY 11576

516-307-1917

Prophecyclothing.com

10% off every $100 spent

Comics

Best Comics

1300 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, 11040

www.BestComics.com

516-328-1900

10% off any purchase

Design

A Gathering of of Artists

322 Hillside Avenue

Williston Park, NY 11596

516-739-8715

www.agatheringofartistsinc.com

$15 Trial Class - All supplies included

Inside Out Design, Inc.

193 Hillside Ave.

Williston Park, NY 11596

ChooseIodi.com

516-326-3555

One hour of free consultation

Education

Donna Lederman Speech-Language Pathology

105 Hillside Avenue

Williston Ave.

www.DonnaLederman.com

516-746-2090

15% off initial evaluation

English Skills Center

253 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

www.EnglishSkillsCenter.com

516-775-7543

10% off any English skills program

Eyeware

In Focus Eyewear

1015 Williston Ave.

Albertson, NY 11507

516-248-0414

10% off complete pair of glasses (Free evaluation and tune up of your eyewear)

Fitness

Body and Brain Yoga

365 Hillside Ave.

Mineola, NY 11596

516-506-7659

www.bodynbrain.com

50% off private introductory session

Body in Balance Yoga and Pilates

258B Herricks Road

Mineola, NY 11501

516-747-4997

www.bodyinbalanceli.com

$99 two private reformer session

Gracie Barra Long Island

24 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-616-4662

www.graciebarra.com

2 free weeks

UFC Gym

2020 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-784-4072

www.ufcgym.com/longisland

4 days free – first-time guests only. Must be 18 years of age or older.

Flooring

National Carpet Contracting Corp.

836 Wills Ave.

Albertson, NY 11507

516-248-1133

www.designbiz.com

10% off cleaning or repairs

$50 off orders of $750 and over; $100 for orders of $1,500 and over

Floral

Flowers by Andrew Scott

916 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-935-5353

www.andrewscottevents.com

$10 off any order over $50

Food and drink

DaVinci Gourmet Market

960 Williston Ave.

Albertson, NY

516-248-6306

10% off any catering order up to $20.

Eric’s Italian Bistro

70 East Old Country Rd

Mineola, NY 11501

516.280.5675

www.ericsbistro.com

15% Off Food Only

Giaccones Pizzeria

124 Old Country Road

Mineola, NY 11501

516-877-7790

www.giccones.com

$2 off any specialty pie

Harry’s Hilltop Catering Delicatessen

60 Hillside Ave

Williston Park, NY 11596

516.746.4134

HarrysHilltop.com

Free Can of Soda with Purchase of any Sandwich

Hibachi Sushiya

2311 Jericho Turnpike

Garden City Park, NY 11040

516-741-2288

www.hibachisushiya.com

15% off entire check. Maximum discount $20.

Not valid on Sundays.

New Hyde Park Diner

160 Hillside Ave

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-354-2022

10% off entire check

Merengue Restaurant

2164 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-877-2600

www.mereneguetogo.com

Free can of soda with any purchase of $10 or more

Piccolo Gourmet Deli & Caterers

1632 Hillside Ave

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-326-8509

www.piccologourmet.com

10% off any purchase over $25

Plum Tomatoes Pizzeria Restaurant

228 Old Country Rd

Mineola, NY 11501

516.248.6390

PlumTomatoesRestaurant.com

10% off any $50 order or more

Quality Water Products of NY

151 Hillside Ave

Williston Park, NY 11596

516.248.5050

qualitywaterproducts.com

10% off any purchase

Roslyn Kosher Foods

1044 Willis Ave

Albertson, NY 11507

516.621.9615

www.roslynkosher.com

10% off $30 Purchase or More

Not combinable with any other coupon

Shish Kebab Grill

1380 Old Northern Blvd.

Roslyn, NY 11576

516-399-2222

www.shishkebabgrillrestaurant.com

15% Discount on $30 Pre-Tax

Uncle Bacala’s

2370 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-739-0505

www.unclebacala.com

15% off lunch Monday-Friday; 15% off dinner Monday-Thursday.

Hair Salon

CoCo Hair Group

196 Jericho Turnpike

Mineola, NY 11501

516-663-0909

www.cocohairgroup.com

20% off karatin straightening; 20% off highlights

K&S Barber Shop

77 East Jericho Turnpike

Mineola, NY 11501

516-640-4664

$3 off men’s or boy’s haircut

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only

Salon Eco

250A Jericho Turnpike

Mineola, NY 11501

516-427-5100

www.saloneco.net

Free blow style with any first time hair-color service

Home

J&D Stone Kitchen

2099 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-326-2866

www.chskitchen.com

20% off all orders

Hotel

The Roslyn Hotel

1221 Old Norther Blvd. 11576

theroslynhotel.com

info@theroslynhotel.com

516-625-2700

10% Best Available Rates

Insurance

State Farm - Williston Park

174 Hillside Ave

Williston Park, NY 11596

516-741-7577

MastersonAgency.com

Free Gift Card with Quote (New Clients Only)

Jewelers

Herricks Jewelers

2449 Jericho Turnpike

Garden City Park, NY 11040

516-742-4580

Herricksjewelers.com

20% off $100 or more purchase

Legal

Michael C. Adges, attorney at law

105 Hillside Ave., Suite D

Williston Park, NY 11596

516742-1741

www.adgesesq.com

10% off all legal fees

Card must be presented at time of consultation.

Optician

Focal Point Optical

2453 Jericho Turnpike

Garden City Park, NY 11040

516-746-3836

www.focalpointny.com

$30 off complete pair of prescription eyewear.

Pets

Williston Park Animal Hospital

207 Hillside Ave

Williston Park, NY 11596

516-248-1489

WillistonParkAnimalHospital.com

$20 off first exam for new clients (New Clients)

Photocopies

D&J’s Printing Co.

627 Willis Ave

Williston Park, NY 11596

516-248-7524

20% Off Printing  

Minuteman Press

128 Hillside Avenue

Williston Park, NY 11596

www.willistonparkminutemanpress.com

516-746-4280

10% off any in-house order

Pottery

Island Potter & Studio

315A Willis Ave

Mineola, NY 11501

516.493.9490

IslandPotteryStudio.com

10% First Adult Registration (Not to be combined with any other offer)

Real Estate

Atanas Realty Corp.

469 Willis Ave.

Williston Park, NY 11596

516-747-3701

List your house and get gift certificate

Laffey Fine Homes

1643 Hillside Ave

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-328-3233

www.Laffey.com

Complimentary home market evaluation

Retail

MC Cards for Less

2457 Jericho Turnpike

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-877-0382

www.mccardsforless.com

15% off entire purchase

Service Station

Lakeville Service Station

1011 Lakeville Road

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

516-442-40502

10% off oil change special

Tuxedos and Tailor

Bonaventure Tuxedo

134 East Jericho Turnpike

Mineola, NY 11501

BonaventureTuxedo.com

$20.00 off any tuxedo rental in stock

Sanchez Tailor Boutique

324 Hillside Ave.

Williston Park, NY 11596

516-741-8808

25% off any merchandise

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Richard Tedesco
  • Richard Tedesco
  • Reporter
  • Richard Tedesco has been a reporter for Blank Slate Media for the past four years, primarily covering New Hyde Park, the Willistons, Mineola and the Town of North Hempstead. Prior to coming to Blank Slate Media, he worked on a freelance basis for the New York Post Sunday business section. He also has worked as a freelance radio reporter, covering media, sports and the arts, and is the former co-host of “Seventh Inning Stretch”, a sports magazine show on WBAI-FM in New York. He earned a masters degree in journalism from New York University. He is a lifelong baseball fan and remains a devout Brooklyn Dodgers fan.
Bill San Antonio
  • Bill San Antonio
  • Reporter
  • Bill San Antonio covers news in Roslyn, Manhasset, the Town of North Hempstead and Nassau County. He graduated from St. John’s University in 2012 with a degree in journalism. He wants to be Batman when he grows up, a dream he’s had since early childhood.
Andrew Alcott
  • Andrew Alcott
  • Digital Media Planner
  • Andrew Alcott is the Digital Media Planner of The Island Now. He implements newsroom convergence between five Long Island newspapers to web and social platforms. Andrew studied at St. John’s University and later SUNY Buffalo with a concentration in New Media Development. Formerly of A&E, History Channel and Wegmans Food Markets, he spends most of his day tweeting soccer banter and suppressing a man crush on Brad Pitt.
Anthony O'Reilly
  • Anthony O'Reilly
  • Reporter
  • Anthony O’Reilly is the reporter for “The Great Neck News,” covering the villages of Great Neck, Great Neck Plaza, Great Neck Estates, Thomaston, Kensington, Kings Point, Saddle Rock and Lake Success. Anthony was born and raised in Queens, New York and currently resides in Bayside. He graduated from St. John’s University in 2013 with a degree in print journalism. While at St. John’s, he was the news editor of the Torch, the independent student newspaper. He has also written for the Queens Courier, PolicyMic and several independent websites.
Anthony Bosco
  • Anthony Bosco
  • Assistant Editor
  • Anthony Bosco is an award-winning journalist with more than 20 years of professional writing and editing experience. A product of the New York City public school and CUNY systems, Bosco served as sports editor for the TimesLedger Newspapers in Queens, where he penned his weekly column “Bosco’s Corner,” which took home a first place award from the New York Press Association. In addition to being extremely good-looking, Bosco is an accomplished musician, artist and poet.

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