Three Kimco shopping centers, 24 Kimco employees, and dozens of gracious community members came together yet again to help more than 300,000 Long Islanders in need of a meal this holiday season. On November 18, we held our annual Island Harvest Food Drive at Munsey Park Plaza, Merrick Commons, and Manetto Hill Plaza, and it was one for the books.… Read More
According to the Small Business Administration, 90 percent of small businesses in the U.S. are family-owned. That’s why a few weeks ago we celebrated Mother’s Day by talking to mothers at women-owned businesses. Now, with Father’s Day right around the corner, we are shining the spotlight on the “pops” of these mom-and-pop, family-owned businesses by speaking with three businesses across the country and getting their tips for small shop owners.… Read More
When you think of food, “dirty” isn’t usually the adjective that excites your taste buds. Unless, of course, it’s a Dirty Burger.
Cooked using a unique blend of 10 spices (called dirty dust) and honey, the Dirty Burger was officially voted the Best Burger on Long Island during the Great Burger Battle in Patchogue, hosted by Pulse Magazine.… Read More
“Clean eating” may be a hot new dietary fad, but sometimes eating dirty just hits the spot. That was the idea behind creating Dirtyburger, a burger joint known for its specialty dirty dust flavoring. Located in Kimco’s Manetto Hill Plaza in Plainview, NY, Dirtyburger was created to offer not only delicious burgers, but also award-winning steaks, veggie burgers, salmon burgers, and a host of options to meet every type of dietary restriction.… Read More
What happens when you band together the resources from five shopping centers, eager-to-help volunteers, and holiday spirit? You make a difference. And that’s exactly what happened at the recent Island Harvest Food Drive hosted by Kimco. On November 13, five of our Long Island, New York properties – Manetto Hill Plaza in Plainview, Jericho Commons in Jericho, Manhasset Center in Manhasset, King Kullen Plaza in Commack, and Turnpike Plaza in Huntington Station – collected enough food to supply 4,353 meals to community members in need!… Read More