DEADLINE EXTENDED: Honor a local business or professional

Have a favorite local business or professional? Tell us about it. The Merrick Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its annual Merchant and Professional of the Year Contest. Honorees will be feted at the annual Merrick Chamber of Commerce Installation Dinner on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at the Chateau Briand.

Nominees for this award can be any business in the community or a professional working in the community. Letters are due by December 1, 2015 and can be submitted by email to (OR MAIL to PO Box 53, Merrick, NY 11566) with the award clearly noted in the subject line or the body of of the message. You can submit your entry here.

Tell us about a service they do that goes above and beyond what is expected of their business. Has this business or professional done something to better the lives of those that work for them, their patrons or the community – we want to know about it.


Also, Nominations for Man and Woman of the Year sought.