We uncovered the antidote for mall-weary shoppers; spend your Small Business Saturday at The New General Store’s Annual Holiday Pop-Up Market in Yaphank and at the Peconic River Herb Farm in Calverton.
Plainview resident, Pete Starr left behind life as a CPA four years ago. “I just wasn’t happy with the corporate 9-to-5,” he says. Now he’s a self-proclaimed Pickle Man, selling 13 flavors of artisan pickles at 100 street fairs, farmers markets and festivals annually.
In a field dominated mostly by men, Tabbethia Haubold Magee is a pioneer in fibered animal care. Her 17-acre farm in Yaphank is a hub of education, community, and grassroots focus.
Introducing “Shoregasboard”, Long Beach’s new summer food truck market.
Gallagher’s do-it-yourself spirit inspired him to create the South Shore Pretzel Company. Now, he’s rolling pretzels on weeknights and selling his creations on weekends at local farmers markets.