Cross Bay Chemist in Howard Beach held a grand opening celebration at its new, larger location at 157-02 Cross Bay Blvd. on Saturday, July 5.
Councilman Eric Ulrich, left, cut the ribbon along with owner Frank Pantina, his wife, Kasia, and their twin sons, Pryce and Preston. There was food and entertainment including Elmo, face painting, music and giveaways at the event.
The new location has free parking and is open 7 days a week: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The pharmacy can be reached at the same phone number, (718) 659-9500, or at crossbaychemist.com.
Cross Bay Chemist also has a second store at 96-05 101 Ave. in Ozone Park.