Category: Howard Wool

Celebrating an Anniversary

Celebrating an Anniversary

Celebrating This Success My company, Environmental Safety Inc., is celebrating a wonderful 13 years in business.  I have amazing employees and customers and I want to thank them from the bottom of my heart. We are in Baiting Hollow on Long Island.  This has been a valuable part of the success of the company.  I …

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Honoring Service Families this July 4th

Honoring Service Families this July 4th

 Celebrate July 4th Happy Fourth of July! This Independence Day is sure to be a hot one, so I am planning on some classic summer activities with family and friends–swimming in the pool, popsicles for the kids, hot dogs and burgers on the grill. At night, we will set off some small-scale fireworks, and hopefully …

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Environmentalists Try To Save Calverton Area Land From Developer

Environmentalists Try To Save Calverton Area Land From Developer

Environmentalists Trying to Save Calverton Area Land This past Memorial Day I was honoring our military and thinking about its influence here in the Calverton area. For decades Riverhead has had difficulties with its most valuable asset, a large undeveloped tract of commercial property. In March 2017, the town of Riverhead endorsed a letter of …

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Fair Trade Chocolate from Stony Brook University Incubator in Calverton

Fair Trade Chocolate from Stony Brook University Incubator in Calverton

Fair Trade Chocolate from Stony Brook University Incubator in Calverton I have a fondness and respect for other small business owners and entrepreneurs in Calverton. Ben Conard is a young entrepreneur who created a company called Five North Chocolate two years ago. The incubator in Calverton has given him a way to live out his …

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Creative Recycling in Baiting Hollow

Creative Recycling in Baiting Hollow

Creative Recycling at Giles Nursery in Baiting Hollow Baiting Hollow is my home and there is lot more here than meets the eye. As you drive along Sound Avenue in Baiting Hollow, you may notice some kinetic sculptures and other metal creations. They grace the grounds of Giles Nursery where Eric Giles handcrafts them from …

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Enjoy Live Music in Calverton

Enjoy Live Music in Calverton

Enjoy live music in Calverton and surrounds Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard in Calverton often has musicians performing, and the live music draws a large, enthusiastic crowd. Rickey Roche This singer and acoustic guitarist has been performing on Long Island for many years. He has cultivated a wide-ranging solo act and often plays at the Baiting …

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Riverhead Has Some Great Mexican Taquerias

Riverhead Has Some Great Mexican Taquerias

Taco Bout It opens in Main Street, Riverhead If you enjoy authentic Mexican food, you will be pleased to know that another Mexican Taquero, Taco Bout It, has opened its doors in Main Street, Riverhead.  It occupies the space where Las Mexicanas operated until it closed its doors a few months ago. It joins several …

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Baiting Hollow is the best of both worlds

Baiting Hollow is the best of both worlds

  Vacation From Big City Stresses For me, Baiting Hollow offers the best of both worlds. The landscape is dotted with golf courses, nurseries, farm stands and vineyards. Many wineries operate within 30 minutes drive. The hamlet has rural charm but also offers the convenience of being close to the Long Island Expressway.   Baiting …

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Eating at Cooporage Inn in Baiting Hollow

Eating at Cooporage Inn in Baiting Hollow

Great for Meals, Bring a Friend or Two My home and business are in Baiting Hollow, and I take pride in patronizing local businesses. One of these is Cooperage Inn which is located only 3.5 miles from the Long Island Expressway. It has great ambiance and is well supported by our growing local community.  It …

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