Build a Walmart in Great Neck


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Regarding your 2/17/11 editorial, I am one of the many that do not want Walmart in the five boroughs. You claim on your unofficial poll that 70 percent of Queens residents want one opened, unfortunately you fail to reveal how many people were polled. A previous article in The Courier indicated that less than 200 […]

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Great Neck is smoke free


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I just heard about the town of Great Neck Village’s new controversial law that will ban smoking on sidewalks in front of businesses along and within 125 feet of a 1.3 mile stretch of Middle Neck Road. I work on Middle Neck Road in Great Neck for Northeast Plumbing Supply and have experienced many people […]

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Great Neck is smoke free


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I just saw on the news a story about the town of Great Neck Village’s new controversial law that will ban smoking on sidewalks in front of businesses along and within 125 feet of a 1.3 mile stretch of Middle Neck Road. I work on Middle Neck Road in Great Neck for Northeast Plumbing Supply […]

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Great Neck is smoke free


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I just saw on the news a story about the town of Great Neck Village’s new controversial law that will ban smoking on sidewalks in front of businesses along and within 125 feet of a 1.3 mile stretch of Middle Neck Road. I work on Middle Neck Road in Great Neck for Northeast Plumbing Supply […]

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Great Greek in Great Neck


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It may have been the full moon, the autumnal equinox or the congenial group, but wow, the food at Ethos was superb. Our party of four was treated to one of the best meals we have ever eaten and as lifelong New Yorkers that is saying a lot. The restaurant is inviting, nicely decorated, the […]

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Innovative Asian Cuisine in Great Neck


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Since bursting onto the Great Neck restaurant scene with fanfare in April, Elaine’s Asian Bistro & Grill has become a popular and trendy spot for lunch and dinner. Elaine Ho, the owner, calls the fare “innovative Asian cuisine,” and the menu is extensive. Once hidden away on Bond Street, the restaurant is now easier to […]

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Team Great Neck rides for kids


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A dentist from Little Neck is proving that charity extends beyond our borders. Dr. Scott Danoff will be participating in Israel’s “Wheels of Love” bike ride to raise money for ALYN hospital. As a dentist, it is only natural for Danoff to be interested in the health of others but he feels a special bond […]

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Butterfly Garden Spa opens in Great Neck


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Valerie Link, president of the Great Neck Chamber of Commerce (3rd from right), is flanked by Jonathon Kim (2nd from right) and his father Peter Kim (4th from right), as they cut the ribbon for the new Butterfly Garden Spa on Middle Neck Road in nearby Great Neck, as a number of well-wishers lend a […]

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MTA service a bargain


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The State of the Subways Report Card issued by the Straphangers Campaign is flawed.  MTA services continue to be one of the best bargains in town. Since the 1950s, the average cost of riding either the bus or subway has gone up at a lower rate than either the consumer price index or inflation. The […]

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