Historical Society celebrates 40th anniversary

The Garden City Historical Society is gearing up for a really big celebration! In 2015, the Society will mark the 40th anniversary of its founding, and the 10th anniversary of the opening of The Garden City Historical Society Museum. More...

National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalist

The Waldorf School of Garden City is proud to announce that high school senior, Jonathan Gill has been named Semi-Finalist in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

Local business featured

On Saturday, September 20th, local business Old World Quality Corp. will be featured on a national home improvement show, “George to the Rescue”. More...

DAR raises funds for homeless veterans

Members of the Garden City based Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter NSDAR joined with the Long Island Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution and other local DAR Chapters to help organize the Liberty Luncheon to help raise funds for the Veterans Plac More...

St. Joseph’s Rosary/Altar Society Plans Trip

On October 14, the St. Joseph’s Rosary/Altar Society has planned a day trip to the Cenacle Retreat Center in Ronkonkoma. If interested, the cost of the trip is $50 per person, which includes lunch and speaker. Please make check out to the St. More...

Photography exhibit at the Library

Come admire the beautiful floral photography by Helen Anderson showcased at the Garden City Public Library from October 1-30. More...

Library Hosts 12th annual Summer Talent show

Two girls perform a duet during the first night of the Garden City Public Library's 12th Annual Talent Show on Wednesday, July 23rd. More...

Harpeth Rising to perform at coffeehouse

Harpeth Rising will be performing in Garden City at Our Times Coffeehouse on September 19th at 8 pm. The doors for the concert will open at 7:15pm and suggested donations are $15 for adults and $6 for children under 12. More...

It's what's happening for young adults

Getting in the Right College Registration is underway online on Eventkeeper for Michael Binder's Getting in the Right College for You workshop for students and parents to be held on Wednesday, October 15 from 7 - 8:45 PM. Mr. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Resident platform memberships are now available Anyone wishing to buy a platform tennis membership for the 2014-15 season may now come to the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave. More...

Free prostate program

As part of its ongoing Prostate Cancer Education Series, Winthrop- University Hospital's Department of Urology will offer a free lecture, "Prostate Cancer Focal Therapy for Primary and Recurrent Disease," on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, from 6:30 to 7 More...

Making better choices for a healthier you: Nutrition & exercise

Research shows that leading a healthy lifestyle can reduce the risk for heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, certain types of cancer, and more. More...

Maritime Law at Irish Society Meeting

Ireland and maritime and admiralty law is the subject of the talk at the Irish Cultural Society’s October 1 meeting. The meeting starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Garden City Library, 60 Seventh Street, across the street from the Garden City Hotel. More...

Patriots Day Golf & Tennis Classic at Cherry Valley Club

On Sunday, August 24th, the Cherry Valley Club hosted the Second Annual Patriots Day Golf & Tennis Classic. Cherry Valley once again opened its doors and its heart to offer thanks to the Marines who proudly serve our country. More...

Spirits soar at St. Anne's Spirit Day

For over a decade, the St. Anne's community has punctuated the end of summer with a celebration of unity and faith called Spirit Day. It's a day filled with a wide variety of activities that keep everyone happy while bringing them closer together. More...

Italian language lessons in seventeenth year

In 1998 Garden City resident, Debbie G. Fusco-Gerek founded an Italian I.A.C.E. program (Italian American Committee on Education) now in its seventeenth year. She is liaison between the Italian government based in Rome and St. More...

Blood drive this Sunday at St. Joseph's School

All are invited and encouraged to participate in a Blood Drive to support Long Island Blood Services this Sunday, September 21st, from 7:45 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. in the St. Joseph's School Gymnasium at 121 Fourth Street in Garden City. More...

Property tax exemptions workshop

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment (co-op), you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year. More...

Back to School family picnic at Cathedral Nursery School

Under the tent on a sunny September sky, Cathedral Nursery School held its "Welcome Back" Family Picnic. Over 400 parents and children enjoyed the festivities. More...

Tullamore Park Old Timers’ Day Reunion

On September 6, there was a celebration at Tullamore Park to honor two of Garden City's finest: George Roth and Richie Anderson. George managed the summer program at Tullamore Park for over nine summers. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Last call for community listings

We are preparing to produce our annual Guide to Garden City, which will be distributed on October 3rd. The Guide contains listings of all of the contact information for elected officials, community resources, retailers, and community groups. More...

Pet donations needed

Alexis and Nicole, two Garden City Girl Scouts who are working on their Silver Awards, are collecting items for local animal shelters. The girls feel that animals should be cared for properly and your donations can help. More...

St. Joseph School PTA Fall Festival

Come join in the fun! The St. Joseph School PTA will be hosting its second annual Fall Festival on Saturday, September 27th from 10-4. More...

Raffle for Class of 2015

Don't miss out on a great opportunity! Purchase your raffle tickets for a chance to win a $500 Apple gift card for your graduating son or daughter. This raffle is only open to the Class of 2015. More...

First day of school at CCNS

The Garden City Community Church Nursery School (CCNS) opened its doors to their young students on Monday, September 8th for the 2014- 2015 school year. More...

St. Joseph's Rosary Communion Breakfast

Invitations have been mailed for the Annual St. Joseph's Rosary Altar Society Communion Breakfast at the Garden City Hotel on Sunday, October 5th after the 9 o'clock Mass. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT More...

Alan C. Hanson at Community Church Forum

On Sunday, September 21th at 9:15 - 10:15 a.m., Mr. Alan C. Hanson will address the Sunday Forum Series at the Garden City Community Church, on his faith journey. More...

Opening day at Buckley Country Day School

Buckley Country Day School students on the Garden City bus were all smiles as they started the new school year. More...

Garden City Police Department Back to School Safety Series

This the final part of the four-part series of articles by the Garden City Police Department addressing Back to School Safety Issues. More...

News from the Children's Room

Registration for Fall Programs Has Begun More...

Attention seniors: Free flu shots

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O'Connell and NS-LIJ Syosset Hospital are pleased to announce free flu shots for senior citizens in the community. This year's program will be held on Thursday, October 2, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at American Legion Post No. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule Of Events Mon. Sep 22nd - Noon: RegularMeetingMon. Sep 29th - 12:30 PM -- PIZZAMon. Oct. 6th - NOON RegularMeeting Important message to RMC members: More...

GC senior bridge results

On September 15 we had 6 1/2 tables playing. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

A Good time

This past Friday was the last Friday Night Promenade on 7th St for the year 2014. They have been very successful for many folks here in town. The stores and Restaurants are happy about them and also the folks who are attending them. More...

Garden Manor Nursery School starts a new school year

On a beautiful Monday, September 8th, excitement was in the air at Garden Manor Nursery School in Garden City. More...

UCPN's Fashion Fantasy 2014

The Council of Auxiliaries of United Cerebral Palsy of Nassau County, Inc. (ucpn) invites you to be a part of Fashion Fantasy 2014, on Wednesday, October 22nd at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. Dinner is at 7:30 p.m. More...

GC Class of 1984 30th reunion

Plans are underway for the class of 1984 reunion and organizers are looking to spread the word! The reunion party will be held at Revel Restaurant in Garden City Saturday, October 25th from 8-11:30pm. This is also GC's Homecoming Day! 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...

Free parent support groups

Family & Children's Association, one of Long Island's largest human service organizations, is offering free parenting support groups for parents and guardians raising a child with a mental health diagnosis between the ages of 5 and 18. More...

The Men's Association News

New president John Blair, after serving two years as a vice-president, is the new President of the TMA. John succeeds Pete Haeffner who presided for two years over the organization. Pete will remain as an officer. More...