July 31, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Friday Night Promenade Continues Aug. 1 on Seventh Street

Enjoy hospitality Garden City style every week this summer as the village's "Friday Night Promenade" initiative continues on Seventh Street Friday, Aug. 1. Festivities kick off at 6 p.m. More...

Italian instruction 'Al Fresco'

Garden City Middle School Italian teacher, Professoressa Miras, brought her eighthgrade students outside to play the game of bocce. More...

30th Reunion

Plans are underway for the Garden City High School class of 1984 and organizers are looking to spread the word! The reunion party will be held at Revel Restaurant in Garden City Saturday, October 25th from 8 to 11:30 p.m. More...

Three GC Girl Scouts achieve Gold Award

Three Garden City Girl Scouts from Troop 1636, under the guidance and leadership of Troop Leader Susan Quigley, successfully completed their Gold Service Award. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Mon., Aug. 4 - 12:30 - PizzaMon. Aug. 11 - Noon - Regular Mtg.Tues Aug. 12 - Board Meeting - 10:30Mon: Aug. 18 - 12:30 - Pizza Important message to RMC members: More...

Garden City Senior Bridge

On July 21 there were 9 1/2 tablesplaying. The results were: North/South1--Grace Basile & Joan Cowie2--Fran & Frank DeAngelo3--Nick DeMartini & Pat Mulhern More...

Girl Scout Gold Award

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano honored Elisa Pittella of Garden City for earning her Girl Scout Gold Award. The Girl Scout Gold Award is the highest award that a Girl Scout may earn. More...

New Eagle Scout

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos (right) congratulates Eagle Scout Thomas Ferris, a member of Boy Scouts Troop #56 in Garden City, as he is honored for achieving the highest rank in scouting. More...

Adelphi University's TV series wins bronze

Adelphi University is pleased to announce that its televised series Exploring Critical Issues has been selected as a Bronze winner for outstanding achievement in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for its show entitled, "ECI Highlights." This marks the fou More...

It's what's happening for young adults

Burnt & Painted Leather Wristlet More...

Library Board to meet

There will be a Regular Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees on Monday, August 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library in the small meeting room, lower level. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Welcome to August

Welcome August and as if you didn’t know it, the Back To School supplies and clothes are being marketed. Give the kids a break. They seldom run out of these supplies and the choices are routine so whats the rush. More...

Eagle Court of Honor ceremony

Hempstead Town Clerk Nasrin G. Ahmad (3rd left) presents official Town of Hempstead Certificates of Recognition to Eagle Scouts Colin J. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

An interesting case

In this week’s issue we feature the second of a two part story about the housing discrimination lawsuit that Garden City is appealing. More...

Tullamore Park Old Timer's Day Reunion

Calling all park rats, Please join us in a Tullamore Park Old Timers' Day Reunion to honor George Roth and Richie Anderson for their years of service to the GC Recreation Department. The reunion will be held on September 6th. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT Leaving the scene: On July 23rd Officer Bandl arrested a 26 year old Floral Park man for allgedly leaving the scene of a property damage auto accident that had taken place the previous day at Stewart Avenue and More...

Special Creative Cups workshop at Adelphi

A local art studio is offering a workshop at Adelphi University on Thursday, August 21, to help people design their own Creative Cupsturning ordinary bras into works of art-- for the Creative Cups Fund Raiser that will be held next March. More...

Prominent GC surgeon named regional top doctor

Vincent R. DiGregorio, MD, FACS, senior surgeon for Long Island Plastic Surgical Group (LIPSG), has been named a Regional Top Doctor with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd for the 14th consecutive year. More...

Garden City High School junior honored

Congratulations to Samantha Auricchio for an amazing two years of athletic accomplishments! More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Garden City Recreation Department Adult Yoga Summer Classes Connie McKnight, our certified yoga instructor, has designed adult yoga classes with all ages in mind. Each class is one hour long. Any resident of the Inc. More...

Folk music trio to perform

The future of folk music is here, and it takes the form of Harpeth Rising, three very talented women who know how to sing and rock a banjo, a cello and a violin. More...

Year-End FLES activities at Stewart School

This spring was a busy time for all students learning Spanish at Stewart School. Second-graders became very comfortable talking about the weather and were able to describe these conditions as part of their daily routine along with the day and date. More...

Free legal help available

Nassau County has the second highest mortgage foreclosure rate in New York State, with 1 in every 979 Nassau homeowners in some stage of foreclosure. Many other residents are still not back to normal after Superstorm Sandy hit. More...

News from the Children's Room

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St. Joseph Church 2014 Parish Party

The parishioners of St. Joseph Church will gather under the theme "Together We Do Something Beautiful for God" at The Garden City Hotel on Friday, November 21st at 7 p.m. More...

Garden City Jewish Center finishes up religious school year

The Garden City Jewish Center's Religious School year finished up with a perfect day for the traditional Lag B'Omer picnic and competition! More...

Garden City Country Club ladies Tennis and Golf “Rally for the Cure”

On Tuesday, June 17 the Garden City Country Club Tennis and Golf ladies held it’s annual Rally for the Cure, with all proceeds going ot the Susan G Komen Foundation. More...