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Food Fight: Bayside biz say food carts hurt
Food Fight: Bayside biz say food carts hurt
Business Melissa Chan 5/03/2012 at 11:02AM

Bayside business owners say mobile food vendors that are popping up in the area and setting up shop near established eateries may be carting revenue away from them. According to Sammy An, owner of Cue Bar on Bell Boulevard, a piggybacking Halal food cart vendor’s 24-hour service has robbed him of income. “I keep seeing [...]

Armed bandit targeting food cart vendors, police say
Armed bandit targeting food cart vendors, police say
News Billy Rennison 3/14/2012 at 11:44AM

An armed bandit has been targeting food carts throughout Queens, according to police. Over the past two weeks, the suspect is wanted in connection with nine robberies in Elmhurst, Rego Park and Ozone Park, police said. All the robberies have occurred between midnight and 5 a.m. with the suspect approaching the victims with a gun [...]