A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Happy 4th of July

This year the Fourth of July falls on a Monday, making a nice long weekend. We hope you enjoy your time off and the lovely summer weather. More...

Recognized for community service

Hempstead Town Receiver of Taxes Donald X. Clavin, Jr. (center) receives a plaque for his outstanding leadership and community service from the South Asian Doctors Association. More...

Library closed

The Garden City Public Library will be closed on Saturday, July 2nd, Sunday, July 3rd and Monday, July 4th. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE BLOTTER Vehicle break-in: On June 21st, officers investigated the larceny of a wallet from a vehicle parked at Garden City Plaza. The driver's side window was broken during the theft. More...

Former resident honored by NJ Education Dept.

Emily Bengels, valedictorian of GCHS class of '92, was recently honored by the NJ State Department of Education and the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education with the Hela Young Award for community action for "the improvement of human relation More...

Garden City women represent chapter at DAR Congress

Several women from Garden City represented the Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) at the organization’s recent annual Continental Congress in Washington DC. More...

GC resident is Nurse of Excellence

The Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council (NSHC) has awarded its highest recognition for nursing to Eileen Dwyer, RN, OCN, Infusion Nurse Manager at St. Francis Hospital's Cancer Institute. More...

Mollie’s Fund wins Effie Awards

On June 2nd, the Mollie Biggane Foundation was honored at the 48th Annual Effie Award ceremony at Cipriani’s in New York City. The Effie awards are given for effectiveness in marketing communications, spotlighting innovative ideas that work. More...

Garden City Brownie Troop 1242

This past Monday afternoon, Daisy Troop 1242 had its Bridging Ceremony in the courtyard at Homestead School. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Interesting Times

Here we go again and hasn't it been an interesting week as you can see by just reading last week issue. I must say that life goes on but I never got my issue of the paper but that is what I hear from friends. More...

News From The Children's Room

Children's Summer Reading Club Registration Underway More...

GC Library joins in the fun at the Belmont Festival

Volunteers from The Friends of the Garden City Public Library give out treats at the Belmont Festival, which was held Friday, June 10 on Seventh Street. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

2016 Summer Music On The Village Green The Department of Recreation and Parks is pleased to announce its concert line up for this summer. More...

Senior bridge results

On June 20th there were six tables playing. More...

Volunteer opportunities at Winthrop Hospital

Winthrop-University Hospital is looking for a few good men and women... More...

Op-Ed: What do we celebrate on July 4th?

Few of us have read the Declaration of Independence, dated July 4, 1776. More...

Raising walls in Roosevelt

Hempstead Town Senior Councilwoman Dorothy Goosby (second right)recently joined Hofstra University's Habitat for Humanity Chapter's Wall Raising Ceremony in Roosevelt. More...

THIS WEEK AT ROTARY

Members Host Guests, Hear talk about RYLA At the "Bring a Friend to Rotary" lunch meeting of the Mineola-Garden City Rotary Club on June 27, members of the Club invited guests who wished to hear about Club services and who had expressed interest in More...

Raffle prizes needed for Golf Classic

The Brian J. O'Mara Foundation's Fifth Annual Golf Classic will be held on August 8. Organizers are seeking a donation of raffle prizes. All new items, big and small, will be appreciated. More...

Girl Scouts helping animals in need

Brownie Girl Scout Troop 1480 is helping to make the lives of the dogs and cats at the North Shore Animal League a little more comfortable. More...

Good Deed Award

Colleen Sullivan, Garden City resident and junior at Sacred Heart Academy, received The Good Deed Award for Long Island Teenagers 2016. More...

GC resident named Dealer of the Year

Garden City resident Joseph Stanco, president and CEO of Rallye Motors, a Mercedes-Benz dealer in Roslyn, New York, has been honored with a 2016 TIME Dealer of the Year award. More...

GC doctor receives high honor

Garden City resident, Alfred A. More...

WHAT’S UP G.C. ?!

“That day... July 4th”

“When in the course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bonds which have connected them with another...” More...

Meet the Easel Artists

Hempstead Town Senior Councilwoman Dorothy Goosby (right) and Councilman Anthony D'Esposito (left) greet EASEL artist John Maher (center), of Garden City, at a "Meet the Artists" reception recently h More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

Mini-Golf Pizza Party More...

Coffee & Tea by the Book Group

The participants of the Garden City Library's Coffee & Tea by the Book are pictured after their discussion of Jacquelyn Mitchard's Two If By Sea. More...

Free prostate cancer education program

As part of its ongoing Prostate Cancer Education Series, Winthrop- University Hospital's Department of Urology will offer a free lecture, "Supportive Oncology," on Wednesday, July 13, from 6:30 to 7:30 PM. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Activities Monday - July 4: No Meeting Monday - July 11: 12: 30 - Sandwiches Monday - July 18: Noon - Meeting Monday - July 25: 12:30 - Sandwiches Bowling every Friday during season at Herrill Lanes. More...

Garden City AHRC Membership Tea

Garden City Auxiliary, AHRC Nassau held its annual membership tea hosted by Liz Golden in her lovely home, on Tuesday, June 7th. Mary McNamara, AHRC Nassau, Director, addressed the group. More...

Garden City Pool News

Family Fun Day 4th of July Don't miss our annual Family Fun Day at the Garden City Pool this Monday, July 4th! The fun begins at 1pm with music from "Copy Cat" and games and activities for all ages! More...