July 24, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Fivestone returns to Friday Night Promenade July 25

Enjoy hospitality Garden City style every week this summer as the village's "Friday Night Promenade" initiative continues on Seventh Street Friday, July, 25. Festivities kick off at 6 p.m. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT On July 15th Police officers responded to dangerous conditions with road flooding on Commercial Avenue due to heavy rains. More...

Local attorney presents grant

On June 30th, Garden City attorney Emily Franchina presented a grant of $7,500 to the New York State Bar Associations Law, Youth & Citizenship program. More...

Garden City Community Coalition News

Check out our new website 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. Sponsors are welcome. More...

Highlights from children's literature showcased

Garden City Public Library's Children's Department will exhibit "Highlights From Children's Literature" from August 1- 28, in the Library's showcases located at 60 Seventh St., in Garden City. 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...

Weber - Pace engagement

Mrs. Dot Weber of Garden City is happy to announce the engagement of her son, Brian, to Danielle Pace, daughter of Linda and Clement Pace of Mountainside, NJ. More...

Buckley authors honored

Honored recently at Molloy College, seven students from Buckley Country Day School were named winners in the Nassau Reading Council's annual Young Authors' Contest. This competition requires entrants to write a personal narrative. More...

Sacred Heart Academy student receives Girl Scout Gold Award

Alyssa Lo Re, a junior at Sacred Heart Academy and Garden City resident, won the prestigious Girl Scout's Gold Award for her successful implementation of a mock trial team at Sacred Heart Academy. More...

Volunteers sought for breast cancer hotline

Why would someone who has had breast cancer volunteer to help others diagnosed with this disease? Here's what some of the volunteers at the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline have to say: More...

Community Club Scholarship Luncheon a success

The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead held a card party and Luncheon at the popular Franklin Avenue restaurant “The Orchid” this past June in support of our scholarship fund. More...

Two Middle School students achieve at Nassau County Science Awards

Congratulations to two Garden City Middle School students, Brandon Gong and Ashley Boccio, for being named as middle school level winners of the 2014 Nassau County Science Competition recently held a More...

GC34 2020 lacrosse team heats up in time for summer

The GC34 2020 lax team has jumped into the summer tournament season hitting on all cylinders. After a spring season spent improving on both the offensive and defensive ends, the team has come together as a cohesive unit. More...

Garden City Pool News

Island Harvest Food Drive Returns The Garden City Pool Cares Week is back this year as we will be collecting food for those less fortunate July 25th through July 28th. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

A great idea

We’re glad to see that the Friday Night Promenades that have been taking place on Seventh Street each Friday have been so successful. More...

Kiwanis honors scholarship winners

On June 18, at a dinner meeting held at the Garden City Hotel, the Kiwanis Club of Garden City honored its two scholarship winners, Ashley Nessler and Brooke Warhurst (Garden City High School Class of 2014). More...

Donnelly Group opens sixth office

The Donnelly Group real estate agents has opened its sixth office in Fort Salonga. Partner Ryan Donnelly, of Garden City said he is proud to announce the opening to mark his company’s third anniversary. More...

Imagine no malaria

On July 19th, Garden City resident Chris Eldredge played The Harlem Wizards and ran a mini basketball camp for the United Methodist Church's Imagine No Malaria campaign. Chris played for the "UM Skeeter Defeaters" for an exciting game vs. More...

Community Club Friendship Luncheon

Terry Ferrari and Monica Haskin, Co Chairs of the special events department of the Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead, are pleased to announce that the club’s annual “Friendship Luncheon” will take place on Tuesday, Septemb More...

Music Academy students shine at the Casino

During the third weekend of June, over two hundred student performers and almost eight hundred guests packed the Garden City Casino for the Music Academy of Garden City's seventh annual Recital and Awards Dinners. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Mon. July 28 - Noon Regular MtgMon Aug. 4 - 12:30 - PizzaMon. Aug 11 - Noon Regular MtgTues Aug. 12 - Board Meeting - 10:30Mon: Aug. 18 - 12:30 - PizzaBowling every Friday during seasonat Herrill Lanes. More...

GC Senior Bridge Group annual summer party

The Garden City Senior Bridge Group held a trophy night. The couple with the highest points for the night won a trophy. Winners were Louise Butler and Delores Graham. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Mid- Summer days

Here we are close to the middle of Summer but this did not stop the Friendship Luncheon of the Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead from getting out the invitations to their Thursday, September 23rd Luncheon at the Westbury Manor. More...

Raffle prizes needed for golf classic

The Brian J. O'Mara Foundation's Third Annual Golf Classic will be held on August 11. Organizers are seeking a donation of raffle prizes. All new items, big and small, will be appreciated. More...

GCHS student selected for Summer Business Institute

Chris Koester, a rising senior at GCHS, was selected for the Summer Honors Institute @ LIU Hands-On Business program. More...

Prom-A-Palooza a very big hit

The library and courtyard at the Garden City High School was filled with guests for the 9th annual Prom-APalooza. The event was sponsored by the Garden City Community Coalition and Garden City PTA. More...

For Buckley i2 campers, the future is today

The message on the promotional flyer was clear and concise-i2 Camp: This Summer, iNVENT & iNSPIRE. Mission accomplished! More...

Chamber stages 59th Vintage Car Parade & exhibit

It was a grand and glorious Easter Sunday - the biggest and best ever as Mother Nature came through with bright sunshine for the Chamber's 59th annual Easter Sunday Vintage Car Parade on April 20. More...