Lake Success is a vibrant area with a fascinating history. An incorporated village in North Hempstead, Lake Success was officially established in 1927. The name Lake Success first evolved from a Native American chief named Sucut. The village shares its name with one of the nearby lakes. If you live in Lake Success, your Zip code is going to be 11020 or 11042.
Lake Success may be best known for a large area on Lakeview Road between Union Turnpike and Marcus Avenue. For many years, this large industrial park was home to the Sperry Gyroscope Company, which developed many key inventions and significantly contributed to the American efforts in both World Wars. This building then became the temporary home to the new United Nations in 1946. For six years, the UN made its headquarters in this section of Lake Success while the United Nations building in Manhattan was being constructed. Space reverted to an industrial facility used by Unisys and Lockheed Martin for many years before the area was reconstituted in 1999 into i.park, an efficient and modern facility now home to a number of businesses, including Allstate, The New York Times, AXA Equitable, and the Long Island Jewish Hospital.
Located very close to Lake Success, Village Optical provides a wide variety of vision services for area residents. Whether you are looking for an eye examination, new glasses, or even eyewear accessories, Village Optical can suit your needs. Village Optical is located in the Lake Success Shopping Center at 1562 Union Turnpike. From Lake Success, head south on Lakeville Road and turn left when you reach Union Turnpike.request an appointment
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Get nothing but the best for your eyes at Village Optical. With an unmatched team of high-quality staff and state-certified doctors, we bring you a holistic eye care solution. For over 25 years, Village Optical has been the preferred optician and eye care clinic for eye exams, vision care services, designer frames and contact lenses. We specialize in hard-to-fit contact lenses, progressive lenses, and prism therapy.