February 27, 2015 RSS feed / Community

WPOA seeks applicants for officers and directors

The Western Property Owners Association (WPOA) is seeking applicants for positions as Officers and Directors; these terms begin in April 2015. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE BLOTTER Online ID theft: On February 18th a resident reported that someone had used his identity to make an unauthorized on-line purchase totaling more than $5,000. More...

Community Club’s March Celebration and Invitation

Are you wishing for Spring? Who isn’t? Well if you want to shake those Winter blues, The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead may be able to grant you that wish. Each year in March, the Club waives guest fees for that month. More...

GC For A Cure

Mark your calendars! This year's annual "GC For A Cure," sponsored by The Garden City Teachers' Association (GCTA), with be held on Saturday, April 25 at the Garden City High School. The 5K Run/Walk will start at 9 a.m. More...

Chamber to celebrate four honorees at 2015 Pineapple Ball

The Garden City Chamber of Commerce is looks forward to honoring four extraordinary individuals at its 2015 Pineapple Ball on Friday evening, May 8, at the Garden City Hotel, 7:00 p.m. - Midnight. More...

Bethlehem Road to transport Café Ablaze audience

Lutheran Church of the Resurrection opens Café Ablaze, its pop-up live Christian music and dessert cafe, from 7 to 10 p.m. on March 21. The audience will be "transported" onto Bethlehem Road by a new band with this name. More...

The Miracle Foundation joins Mollie's Fund in fighting the deadly effect of tanning beds

In the middle of winter, many people prepare for warm destination vacations or seek respite from the cold by visiting their local tanning salons, unknowingly exposing themselves to one of the most deadly forms of skin cancer, melanoma. More...

Garden City Community Theatre: Sister Act

Caitlin and Cristin Crowley are sisters in life and play cousins on stage. Doreen Connors and Marie Kleshefsky play sisters on stage and are sisters in life. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Spring will come

When will it ever end? Of course, you know that I mean the snow falling so often and the lastest one being mostly water that will turn into ice. I guess its a shame that I never learned how to ice skate. More...

For breast cancer patients: Stress management

On Thursday, March 26, people who are recovering from breast cancer can learn stress management techniques at a free two-hour forum at Adelphi University, sponsored by the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Monday, March 2 - 12:30 - Sandwich Lunch Monday, March 9 - Noon - Regular Mtg Monday, March 16 - 12:30 -- In celebration of St. Patrick's day -- We will serve corned beef sandwiches --or turkey for those who prefer it. More...

Garden City Community

On Saturday night, February 7, the Auxiliary of the Garden City Community Church held a fundraiser at Leo's Restaurant. Many church members gathered to enjoy the music of "Old School," a local band which includes church member Dan McCarthy. More...

GC native named partner

Smiros & Smiros Architects, LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Jason McHugh, AIA to partner effective January 1, 2015. Jason is a third generation Garden City resident and graduate of Garden City High School Class of '91. More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

'Tweens & Teens Movie Day - Divergent Come have snacks and see Divergent with your friends on the Library's "Big Screen" on Saturday, February 28th from 12 - 4:30PM. More...

AARP Driver Safety Program

Tuesday, March 31st 10:00 AM -4:30 PMIn Person Registration BeginsSaturday, March 7 at 9:30 AM More...

The Welcoming Club of Garden City

Upcoming Events Tennis and Paddle Social March 14th More...

Knights of Columbus leads St.

SUBMITTED BY THE CHURCH OF ST. JOSEPH'S KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS AND RESPECT LIFE MINISTRY More...

Joseph parishioners to March for Life

and young, men and women. Being a witness to them filled that emptiness with hope for a better real future. More...

Troop 1242 learns about respect

GC Daisy Troop 1242 was hard at work earning their Morning Glory petal. They learned about respecting themselves and others. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

To salt or not to salt...

As the forecast for the next week predicts a (slight) warming trend, we can only hope that some spring-like weather will soon be here. This week we feature a front page story on the pros and cons of municipalities using salt to keep the roads safe. More...

Larceny pattern: Tires and rims from late model Mercedes

During the past four months there have been numerous thefts throughout Nassau County of tires and rims from 2014 and 2015 Mercedes Benz vehicles. During the past month, there have been two occurrences in Garden City. More...

"Irish Night" at the Garden City Republican Club

Please join the Garden City Republican Club on Wednesday, March 11, at St. Paul's Senior Center, 108 Rockaway Avenue at 8 p.m. More...

Gregory Matzelle, Sr. at Community Church Forum

On Sunday, March 1st at 9:15 - 10:15 a.m., Mr. Gregory Matzelle, Sr. will address the Sunday Forum Series at the Garden City Community Church (GCCC), on "It's Better Than You Think: A Year Later". More...

2nd Annual Andy Go Bragh

Friday March 6, from 7-11 is the date and time for the Andy Foundation's celebration of St. Patrick's Day. Come join us at the casino for a great night of friends, food, music and dancing and great raffles. Cost is $100 pp and the attire is casual. More...

New rock opera to be performed at Garden City Community Church

On March 28th, Garden City will be treated to a performance of Billy Webster's new Rock Opera entitled "Bold Enough to Say", hosted by the Garden City Community Church. More...

Love songs fill the Historical Society Museum

February's performance of Broadway Love Songs at The Garden City Historical Society Museum warmed the winter chill and the hearts of the Society's guests. More...

Hannon: Pothole problems? Here's who to contact

"This winter has been particularly rough on our roads and highways," said Senator Kemp Hannon (R-Nassau). More...

Author to deliver lecture on creativity at Waldorf

Noted author and journalist Ashley Merryman will speak at the Waldorf School of Garden City as part of the School's 2014-2015 Guest Speaker Series on Thursday, March 12th, at 6:00 pm, in Bonner Hall. More...

Young - Wilson Engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Young of Garden City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Grace, to Gregory Ellis Wilson Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Wilson of Danville, California. More...

Fundraiser for Medical Mission

The Moreano World Medical Mission recently held a fundraiser at the Davenport Press in Mineola. This Nassau County based charity, led by founder and Director Dr. More...

Community Club to visit the 9/11 Memorial

The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead will visit the 9/11 Memorial downtown Manhattan on April 7, 2015. Lunch will be at Fraunces Tavern. We will travel by bus, the cost of the excursion is $95.00 ($5.00 for non members). More...

"Tired and short of breath? What you can do"

Are you experiencing fatigue, breathing difficulties or ankle swelling? Have you been diagnosed with a lung condition or heart failure? If so, learn what you can do to improve your quality of life. More...

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Peter Stanganelli & Rapture concert

Former Garden City High School music teacher Peter Stanganelli, and his music group Rapture, will be featured at a Christian music concert sponsored by Alpha Long Island and CMMA on Friday, March 13th. More...

News From the Children's Room

Drop-In LEGO Club Meets March 4 More...

The Friends of the Library Book Discussion

A Bigamist's Daughter by Alice McDermott Wednesday, March 18th at 10AM More...

Library board to meet

There will be a Regular Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees on Monday, March 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library in the small meeting room, lower level. More...

The Garden City Community Coalition News

Check out our website at www.gccoalition.org. Updated information about who we are and what we are doing. Many links are available on the sight and videos to see regarding hot topics. There are opportunities for you to help. More...

Carter Jones repairs A. T. Stewart sculpture

The historic A. T. Stewart plaster sculpture by Granville W. Carter is being restored to its former glory. Various parts have been damaged over the years and are being carefully repaired by Carter R. Jones, FNSS. More...

Garden City Community Park News

Adult Ultimate Workout Tennis Program The Department of Recreation and Parks is happy to offer a tennis workout program for both men and women at our Garden City Community Park Tennis Center. More...

The Men's Association News

Next Meeting Attention all Directors !!! Our next gathering will be held Monday, March 2nd at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Casino. The remainder of the 2015 schedule will be, tentatively, April 6, May 4 and June 8 . More...