North Massapequa Local Business

North Massapequa Local Business

Local business in North Massapequa, NY

  • Thursday Aug 30 | via Newsday 

    N. Massapequa retiree wins Newsday's 2018 Great Long...

    What do you get when you mix high-quality, fortified potting mix, horse manure and 50 years of experience? A 3-pound, 8.5-ounce bull's heart tomato and the satisfaction of a winner well-grown! Anthony Maltese of North Massapequa knows this firsthand: The seeds he brought back from Sorrento, Italy, a decade ago - and has been saving from year to year - yielded the biggest tomato and earned the top prize at the Great Long Island Tomato Challenge, held on Friday. More than 150 hopeful readers descended upon Newsday headquarters, vying for top honors in the 12th annual competition.

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