Shop for over-the-top sweet treats at these Long Island candy stores

Who better to celebrate their Sweet 16 than a sweet shop? As Lisa Hodes, owner of Sweeties Candy Cottage in Huntington, celebrates 16 years in business this year, one thing hasn’t changed at all: Kids of all ages love sweets. “People of all ages will feel like a...

Suit up with a luxury face mask from Long Island shop

When surgical face masks became an unexpected part of everyday life, it was almost a given that the Woodbury Mens Shop would quickly come up with a standout luxury alternative. The store, located at 8025 Jericho Turnpike, sells mostly Italian menswear brands ranging...

Retail Roundup: New shop offers beading supplies and know-how

A bead shop has rolled into Huntington. Some of you might be surprised to know that specialty shops exist that literally sell only beads and the tools one needs to make beaded jewelry. Michelle Sepanski opened Bead Utopia at 444 W. Jericho Tpke., Suite H, in...