SOMERS, N.Y. – If you grew up around Somers in the 1970s, you probably remember the old shack at Routes 35 and 100, appropriately called The Mexican Shack.
“Back in the 70s, I got myself a van and drove from Somers across country,” said Steven Delzio, owner of The Mexican Shack. “It was a ’70s thing to do. I ended up living in Phoenix.
“Then my parents’ 25th anniversary came up, and I wanted to go home for it. I was living hand-to-mouth, so I had to raise some money. I took out a loan, ...