Babysittingbarter.com and other baby-sitting resources for Long Island parents. (Credit: Mina Chapman / Corbis)
Brian Mannix was living in Sea Cliff when the idea for Babysitting Barter was born four years ago. He was planning to attend a local theater event, and he asked a friend if she was also going. "She said she couldn't get a sitter," Mannix says.
Wouldn't it be great, Mannix thought, if there were an easier way to line up trustworthy child care? So the father of three boys created Babysitting...
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