Elevation Burger, which is known for fresh, sustainable, and local ingredients, will be opening in late summer 2011 in the Rye South portion of the Rye Ridge Shopping Center in Rye Brook. The menu includes burgers, toppings, drinks, sides, shakes and malts.
Liz Johnson is content strategist for The Journal News and lohud.com, and the founding editor of lohudfood, formerly know as Small Bites. As food editor, she won awards from the New York News Publishers Association, the Association of Food Journalists and the Associated Press. She lives in Nyack with her husband and daughter on a tiny suburban lot they call their farm — with fruit trees, an herb garden, and a yardful of lettuce, tomatoes, onions, shallots, cucumbers, zucchini, radishes, cabbage, peppers, Brussels sprouts and carrots and four big blueberry bushes.