11/30/16 6:02am
Fiesta Mexicana Wading River

Fiesta Mexicana restaurant will open this Thursday in Wading River. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

After nearly a year of planning, construction and delays, Fiesta Mexicana restaurant in Wading River will open tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 1.

The business is owned and operated by the Ramirez family, who owns a series of Fiesta Mexicanas across the country, including California, Texas and North Carolina. This is their first restaurant on Long Island.

“We have a lot of uncles, cousins, brothers and sisters involved in the business,” said Christina Ramirez, one of the managers at the Wading River eatery. “We work together as a team. That’s why we call it a corporation — because it involves a lot of people.” (more…)

03/02/16 9:44am
Hudson Market owner Anthony Coates outside his Wading River shop (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Hudson Market owner Anthony Coates outside his Wading River shop. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Aldo’s Coffee, Catapano Dairy Farm Cheese and Goodale Farms milk are all coming to Wading River this spring via the soon-to-open Hudson Market on Sound Road.

Scheduled to open in April, the grab-and-go coffee shop and market will sell a variety of North Fork goods, including Aldo’s baked goods, as well as ice cream and gelato.

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