Garden City teams set for another fun robotics season

Fresh off winning two first place prizes in last year's First Lego League (FLL) Qualifier competition, the Crazy Creators are one of several teams that are hard at work on this year's project as a third season of the Garden City Robotics League gets More...

"Coping with loss during the holidays"

The Pastoral Care Department at Winthrop-University Hospital will offer a special bereavement seminar open to the public on Monday, November 17, from 12:30 to 2:30 PM, "Coping with Loss During the Holidays." It will be held in the lower level of the More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM THE POLICE BLOTTER Tree down: Garden City Police officers removed a large tree from the roadway on First Street on October 22nd. More...

Community Church Chrysanthemum Bridge

The Auxiliary of the Garden City Community Church held its annual Chrysanthemum Bridge on Monday, October 20. There were 19 tables of bridge and board games. Sue Bashian and Nancy Fay chaired the event with lots of help (see photo). More...

East Nominating Committee seeks candidates

The Garden City East Nominating Committee is seeking residents of the East who are interested in being interviewed for the positions of Village Mayor, Village Trustee and School Board Trustee. More...

Community Club presents Dr. Harriet Davis Kram

On Wednesday, November 5, The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead will present Dr. Harriet Davis Kram, with her program titled “Dying for Beauty, American Women’s Quest for Acceptance. Dr. More...

Harvest Fair

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Central Nassau holds its Harvest Fair on Saturday, November 22, just in time to get delicious homemade pies and breads for Thanksgiving. Admission is free and hours are 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. More...

Free legal services for seniors

The Nassau County Bar Association (NCBA) provides free monthly legal consultation clinics for Nassau County residents 65 or older. More...

Adelphi University kicks off Fresh Air initiative

Adelphi University held a kick-off for its new Fresh Air Initiative, a program that expands the University's extensive sustainability efforts and focus on health and wellness, outside the Ruth S. Harley University Center on September 8. More...

October is Fire Prevention Month

Change your smoke alarm batteries while you "fall backward" this weekend More...

Community Club season begins “The Best of Broadway”

The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead, Inc. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Mon. Nov. 3 Noon Regular MtgMon. Nov. 10 Noon Regular Mtg Mid-December: Annual Club Xmas Party Details to Follow More...

Garden City Senior Bridge

We are having our Christmas party on December 8 at the casino. At 5pm there will be an open bar--hot and cold appetizers. Also soup & salad. We will have be a choice of chicken, fish or beef. Ice cream for dessert, coffee or tea. More...

Library hosts Chapter Chat for second graders

Children play Halloween Bingo during the first meeting of the second grade book discussion group, Chapter Chat, in which the book Dirk Bones and the Mystery of the Missing Books by Doug Cushman was discussed. More...

"Memory changes: What's normal, what's not"

Many of us have misplaced our keys, forgotten someone's name, or had other moments of forgetfulness. Although memory lapses are often a normal part of the aging process, at times they may be symptomatic of a more serious issue. More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

Finance Options for Students Rescheduled for November 13th More...

Library hosts interior design workshop

Professional Interior Designer Jacqui Palatnik introduced the latest trends in the world of Interior Design on Thursday, October 23rd at the Garden City Public Library. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

A perfect Homecoming

The weather was just perfect for the 35th Homecoming Street Fair not to mention the Football game that followed the parade. Guess we will hear the score in today’s paper for those who did not attend the game. More...

Question of the Week

Q: What is the Smart Schools Bond Act? More...

Bet the Breeders' Cup Weekend

The Nassau Regional Off-Track Betting Corporation (OTB) is hosting Bet the Breeders' Cup Weekend and you don't want to miss it! Eat, drink, watch and wager at B.K. More...

Realtor hosts community coat drive

As part of its ongoing "Daniel Gale Cares" program, Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty, one of the nation's leading realtors, has designated October as "Share the Warmth, Donate a Coat" month. More...

Candy Count Contest

Steph Smith (with her Dad Frank), winner of the CPOA'S Candy Count after the Fall Festival. More...

Fire Prevention Day

Legislator Laura Schaefer joins Garden City Village Trustees and the Garden City Fire Department at the Fire Prevention Day festivities on October 5th at the Garden City Fire Department headquarters. More...

Resident reenlists in National Guard

Major General Patrick A. More...

INN Luncheon breaks fund raising efforts

The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network) Luncheon, honoring Michael Ambrosino of Ambrosino Consultant Corp., was held at the Garden City Hotel on Friday, October 24th. More...

Blue Jupiter a capella group at Adelphi

Blue Jupiter, a critically acclaimed and world-touring a cappella group, will perform at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC), 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY on Friday, November 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall. More...

The Men's Association News

Next Meeting Attention all Directors !!! The next meeting will be this Monday, November 3rd at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Casino. Going forward, the next gathering will be December 1st. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Homecoming fun

The success of last Saturday’s Homecoming festivities really demonstrate how strong the ties are among the different segments of the Garden City community. More...

Christmas Fair opens this Saturday

Lutheran Church of the Resurrection invites all to our Christmas Fair, Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Browse through beautiful handmade Christmas decorations and ornaments. More...

Winthrop panel to discuss Ebola preparations

On Tuesday, November 11, a special public service presentation, jointly sponsored by the four Property Owners' Associations of Garden City, will include guest speakers John F. Collins, President and CEO of Winthrop- University Hospital, and Dr. More...

Estates POA seeks candidates

The Nominating Committee (the "Committee") of the Property Owners' Association of Garden City Estates (the "Estates POA") announces that it is seeking Estates residents who are interested in being interviewed for the open Village Trustee position. More...

Sanitation Collection - Election Day

Residents are reminded that there will be normal sanitation and recycling collections on Election Day, Tuesday, November 4. More...

Village offers Halloween tips

Acknowledging that youngsters tend to forget the rules of safety during the fun of trick-or-treating, parents are encouraged to review some of the more important safety suggestions with them: For Children: Try to trick-or-treat when it is still ligh More...

Ethical Humanist Society hosts talk on returning veterans

On Sunday, November 9 from 11 am to noon, Dr. More...

Garden City AHRC Annual Christmas Luncheon

You are cordially invited to the Garden City AHRC annual Christmas Luncheon on Tuesday, December 9th in the grand ballroom of the Garden City Hotel. More...

Fall boutique at Green Vale School

The Green Vale School is pleased to announce the launch of our new Fall Boutique on November 6, 7 and 8. More...

Free lifesaving overdose prevention seminar

In response to a rise in fatal overdoses of Opioids among returning Iraq and Afghanistan veterans, Nassau County Executive Edward P. More...

The Garden City Community Coalition News

Congratulations to Erin Nothel in winning the chocolate sports candies at the Fall Festival on Saturday, October 26th. The jar was filled with 566 assorted basketballs, footballs, baseballs, and soccer balls. Erin guessed a total of 560 candies. More...

Lord & Taylor to host 'Shop Smart. Do Good!' event

On Tuesday, November 4, Lord &Taylor will host "Shop Smart. Do Good! A Fundraising Shopping Event" in support of local charitable organizations. More...

WPOA seeks applicants for Village Trustee

The Western Property Owners Association (WPOA) is seeking applicants for the position of Village Trustee, a two-year term, beginning in April 2015. More...

UCC president at Community Church forum & worship

On Sunday, November 2nd at 9:15 - 10:15 AM, the Rev. Geoffrey Black will address the Sunday Forum Series at the Garden City Community Church (GCCC), on updates and the current work and missions of the United Church of Christ. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

"Zumba Gold" exercise -fall classes for the active senior or beginner More...

GC artist is honored at gallery

Garden City resident, Philip Costa recently won an Award of Merit for his pastel painting, "Two Fishermen", from the Art League of Nassau County Fall Membership Art Exhibit. More...

"Parkinson's Disease: What's new?"

Winthrop-University Hospital is offering a free seminar, "Parkinson's Disease: What's New?" on Wednesday, November 12, at 1:15 PM. More...

News From The Children's Room

Children's Room Thanks Patrons for LEGO Donations More...

AARP Driver Safety Program

Tuesday, December 2nd 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM In Person Registration Begins Saturday, November 15th at 9:30 AM Registration begins Saturday, November 15th at 9:30 AM at the Reference Desk for the AARP 55 Alive defensive driving course to be held at the G More...

The Friends of the Library Book Discussion

Bird in Hand by Christina Baker Kline Wednesday, November 19th at 10AM More...

Library board to meet

There will be a Regular Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees on Monday, November 10, at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library in the small meeting room, lower level. More...

Barnes Gallery presents November show and reception

The Barnes Gallery is happy to show current artwork by Garden City resident, Suzie Alvey for the full month of November. All residents are invited to the opening "Meet-the-Artist" reception on Saturday, November 1 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. More...

Monte Carlo Night

The Garden City Welcoming Club will host a Monte Carlo Night Fundraising Gala on Saturday, November 22 to benefit The Cancer Center for Kids at Winthrop - University Hospital. More...

Eagle project honors fallen Chaminade graduates

date from Boy Scout Troop 243 of St. Joseph Church in Garden City, is seeking donations to cover the costs for the "Gold Star Alumni Memorial Wall" he built at Chaminade High School, where he is currently a senior. More...

Garden City wins top award in traffic safety program

Garden City has won AAA's top Platinum Award for the outstanding effectiveness of its traffic safety programs. The community was honored October 2nd during a luncheon ceremony at The Carltun in East Meadow, New York. More...

Mortgage clinics at Bar Association

Nassau residents are still concerned about mortgage foreclosure issues two years after Superstorm Sandy hit the region. More...

Bowling bash

Daisy Troop 1242 participated in the Bowling Bash on September 20th at Sheridan Lanes. Troop 1242 looks forward to an exciting year! More...

Our Times Coffeehouse presents the Sultans Of String

The infectious and exuberant sounds of Sultans of String, a Canadian string super-group, will make you wish you had worn your dancing shoes to Our Times Coffeehouse on Friday, November 21. More...

Blue skies, warm temperatures for Homecoming Day festivities

The Homecoming Parade kicked off at 1 p.m. on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. Under clear blue skies and warm temperatures the parade was led by Grand Marshal and retired Athletic Director Nancy Kalafus. More...