July 3, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Save The Date: Sacred Heart Academy 3rd Annual 5K

Get you walking and running shoes ready to join Sacred Heart Academy for their 3rd annual 5K Run/Walk, "Take the Lead," on Saturday, September 26th. More...

Menges Brothers Blood Drive

Jake and Bobby Menges are sponsoring a Blood Drive on Tuesday, July 14th from 2pm-8pm at their home on 27 Hilton Avenue. The Long Island Blood Services Bloodmobile will park in their driveway. More...

Adelphi University acquires literary papers of Alice Hoffman

Bestselling author Alice Hoffman '73 has donated her archive to Adelphi University, her alma mater. More...

Troop 55 Memorial Day events

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“Yankee Doodle”

Yankee Doodle came to town Riding on a pony; He stuck a feather in his cap And called it macaroni. You know the tune. Everyone has sung it at one time or another. More...

Winthrop Hospital provides new charging station

Winthrop-University Hospital is providing a new, innovative service for patients, visitors and staff. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Best wishes

Dr. Robert Scott will be leaving Garden City and Adelphi University as you read this. He will be going to England for a year but he will be returning to Garden City and Adelphi University as a Faculty member. More...

Art League of Nassau County's Summer Art Show

The Art League of Nassau County (ALNC) and Greg Schnoor of Barnes Gallery are pleased to announce the Art League's Summer Art Show at the Barnes Gallery. The ALNC is celebrating its 90th Anniversary. More...

Summer kick-off show held at the Garden City Library

The Gizmo Guys perform juggling tricks during the 2015 Summer Kick-Off Show. The family show was held to celebrate the start of the summer reading program on Wednesday, June 24 at the Library. More...

Library closed

The Garden City Public Library will be closed all day for Independence Day on Saturday, July 4. More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

Yoga for Teens Register online on Eventkeeper beginning July 6th to enjoy Yoga for Teens. Join Certified Yoga Instructor Maria Sulsenti on Monday, July 20th from 7 -8PM to explore the joys of yoga and learn basic positions. More...

Chamber hears NYRA SVP/CFO speak at luncheon

On Tuesday, June 9, at the Garden City Chamber's season finale luncheon program, More...

Karl Messina Honored with PHD - award: Phenomenal Hero Degree

During the recent graduation ceremony for upper school graduates at the Children's Learning Center (CLC) at the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County, Inc., Karl Messina was honored with the PHD award: "Phenomenal Hero Degree". More...

New Eagle Scouts

Legislator Laura Schaefer honors new Eagle Scouts James Noyes, Eric Garttner, Grant Henneberger, Christopher Noyes and Thomas Graham at ceremony on June 12 at the St. Joseph's School. More...

Senior bridge scores

On June 29 we had our annual early summer party. Following the party we had 10 tables of bridge. The results: North/South 1--Marie Thomaidis & Dolores Graham More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Promotions vs loyalty programs

We were happy to hear that the Recreation Commission has taken another look at the incentives given to encourage new members to join the Garden City pool. More...

Garden City home to be featured at Art Fair

A Garden City home will be featured at the Art Southampton Fair which will be held in Bridgehampton from July 9 through July 13. More...

Garden City Police announce DWI crackdown

This July 4th Holiday Season, the Garden City Police Department, along with various other Police Departments throughout Nassau County will be participating in the "DWI Crackdown" Enforcement Initiative targeting Intoxicated and Drugged Drivers. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM THE POLICE BLOTTER Soda thief: On June 24th a soda machine was found damaged at a golf course pro-shop. Money and soda were removed from within. More...

Representatives of Autism Speaks meet with Congresswoman

Representatives of the advocacy group Autism Speaks met with Congresswoman Kathleen Rice in Washington on June 17. More...

Murray attends annual scholarship lunch

Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray (4th left) attended the American Public Works Association-Long Island Branch and Long Island Sanitation Officials Association's Annual Scholarship Lunch on June More...

Free legal consultation clinics

The Nassau County Bar Association is dedicated to helping Nassau residents who are struggling with the prospect of losing their homes in mortgage foreclosure. Superstorm Sandy only exacerbated the situation. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Summer Gazebo Concert Series Garden City's Department of Recreation and Parks is please to announce its Ga-zebo Concert series on the Village Green (corner of Stewart and Hilton Aves.) Here is our schedule: July 9 - Tommy Sullivan July 16 - Buddy Me More...

"Preserve-ing Nature" show reception

The reception by Suzie Alvey and Theodora Zavala for the art show, "Preserve-ing Nature" at the Merrick Public Library was successful. More...

AAA opens new store in Garden City

Garden City officials and AAA Northeast New York region executives participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday officially opening the doors of the new Garden City store at 1140 Franklin Avenue, Garden City. More...

News From The Children's Room

Thank you for the LEGO Donation More...

Library closing for repair

The Garden City Public Library will be closed to the public on Friday, July 10, due to an emergency repair to the air conditioning system. More...

Garden City Library enhances travel collection

The Garden City Public Library is enhancing its travel collection to include travel DVDs with its nonfiction travel books. More...

Girls Who Code Club graduation held at Library

The Girls Who Code Club held their graduation ceremony at the Garden City Public Library on Saturday, June 13. The club met in the Library's Computer Lab on ten Saturday afternoons in 2015. More...

Local CPA receives award

The New York State Society of CPAs- Nassau Chapter is proud to present Anthony Basile Ph.D., CPA with the Samuel B. Traum Award. More...

At the Installation Ceremony

Hempstead Town Councilman Ed Ambrosino (left) and Town Clerk Nasrin Ahmad (right) greet Indu Jaiswal of Garden City and Rizwan Qureshi of East Meadow at the Nassau County Indian-American Economics Ad More...

Garden City Pool News

Attention: Current Pool Members More...