Raise Awareness About Hunger Epidemic: By wearing orange (the color of hunger action) to the East Meadow Panera Bread (and any of the other Long Island locations) now through Sept. 22 or mentioning the name “Island Harvest” at the register, guests making a food purchase will receive a free orange shortbread cookie along with a coupon for a free breakfast to use on a future visit, the company announced. Read the full story here.
Dr. Munchies, The Nest: The East Meadow Chamber of Commerce will hold ribbon cutting ceremonies at Dr. Munchies and The Nest Bar & Lounge Tuesday at 1 and 1:30 p.m. respectively.
West Nile Ground Treatment: To help combat the spread of West Nile virus, localized truck treatment of adulticide in targeted areas throughout the county begins Tuesday evening at 8 p.m., according to the Nassau County Health Department. Click here for safety precautions.
Help Wanted: Our Helped Wanted column goes live at 10 a.m. for anyone on the hunt for a new job.
Uncle Giuseppe's Relocating? East Meadow Patch inquired whether Uncle Giuseppe's is relocating after rumors began circulating that the store was taking over the former Pathmark location on Front Street. Read more about this in our Top News section.