March 27, 2015 RSS feed / Community

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT More...

OWQC wins Building Inspectors' award

The most prestigious award given to a residential general contractor for excellence and professionalism in the building industry & related fields in Nassau County was recently presented to Vinny Muldoon and Old World Quality Corp. More...

"GC For A Cure"

Mark your calendars! This year's annual "GC For A Cure," sponsored by The Garden City Teachers' Association (GCTA), with be held on Saturday, April 25, at the Garden City High School. The 5K Run/Walk will start at 9 a.m. More...

Food for February

During the holiday season, everyone remembers food donations but come January and February, food pantries struggle to keep shelves stocked as people forget that those in need, need every day, not jus More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Rosanne Cash Performing At Adelphi Our Recreation and Parks Department has secured a limited amount of tickets to Rosanne Cash's concert, "The River and the Thread", to be performed on Adelphi's Westermann Stage on Friday May 15. More...

GC senior bridge

On March 23rd we had 4 tables playing. Results were: North/South 1--Grace Kelly & Carol Anderson 2--Joan Cowie & Peggy Burns East/West 1--George Salem & Rudy Kaiser 2--Dian Kendrick & Carrie Flapan More...

Daisy Troop 1242 begins a long distance friendship

Recently, Girl Scout Daisy Troop 1242 began a pen pal program with another troop in California. More...

Cherry Valley Country Club celebrates St. Patrick's Day

A great time was had by all at the St. Patrick's Day Celebration at the Cherry Valley Country Club on Sunday, March 15. More...

Garden City Travel Soccer Supports St. Joseph

The Garden City Tornadoes running as a team in the 5K/Fun Run for St. Joseph School. More...

Paladino - Hampel Engagement

Elaine and Stephen Paladino of Garden City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Susan, to Conor Raymond Hampel, son of Anne and Raymond Hampel of Rockville Centre. More...

Garden City Community Coalition News

Check out our website at 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. More...

Taste and Experience the Foods of Long Island Reads

The Museum of ExtraordinaryThingsGarden City Public LibraryWednesday, April 15, 2015 at1:30PM More...

News From The Children's Room

Bonding Bookworms: A Parent-Child Book Discussion More...

Library Hosts Mad Hatter Tea Party

Children and parents wore silly hats, listened to stories, decorated cookies, and played games during the Mad Hatter Tea Party with Children's Librarian Donna Furey and Marie Ilardi. More...

The Men's Association News

Next Meeting Attention all Directors! Our next gathering will be held Monday, April 6th at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Casino. The remainder of the 2015 schedule will be, tentatively,May 4 and June 8 . More...

GC's first live Turtle Derby

Garden City's FIRST EVER live turtle derby is coming! Living a stone's throw from Belmont where Man o' War broke an American record and Triple Crown winners like Secretariat, Citation and Affirmed made history, we know horse racing. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Watching construction costs

In this week’s issue we have coverage of two different Village Board meetings in which the renovations for the senior center were discussed. More...

Former Islander LaFontaine aims for concussion awareness

Spring sports are in full swing as baseball season approaches, while in the professional ranks the NCAA Tournament and local NHL hockey are offering fast-paced excitement. More...

Accepted by ABT's Summer Intensive Program

Results are in! Congratulations to Kalei Bremer on her acceptance into the American Ballet Theater - ABT. ABT is one of the world's top ballet schools. More...

Community Club presents history of Long Island doll maker

On Wednesday, April 8th at 1:30 p.m. Agnes Sura, a former Garden City resident will present a program on Edith Flack Ackley. Edith was a well-known maker of cloth dolls and marionettes who wrote books on the topic. More...

Home Depot founder to speak at Adelphi

Kenneth Langone, the founder and CEO of Invemed Associates LLC and cofounder of The Home Depot Inc. More...

Girls of Troop 1344 visit florist

On Monday March 23, Garden City Girl Scout Troop 1344 welcomed the first week of Spring at Feldis Florist on Seventh Street. More...

The Welcoming Club of Garden City

The Run/Walk Group Saturday Group Run Spring Kick-off March 28th More...

Neuropathy patient support group

Winthrop-University Hospital's Division of Neurology is pleased to offer a new, ongoing support group for patients with Neuropathy, beginning on April 8, 2015. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Monday, March 30 Noon Regular Meeting Monday, April 6 - Noon Regular Meeting Monday, April 13 12:30 p.m. -- PIZZA Monday, April 20 Bowling Fridays during season at Herrill Lanes. Contact Ron Zwicke at 747-6842 for details. More...

Community Theatre by Design

Brad and Ruby Gustavson founded The Garden City Community Theatre in 1996. They have collaborated on eleven GCCT productions and have worked tirelessly to make each and every show a professional tour de force. More...

Appointed to new development position

Garrett Gleeson, who has developed and successfully executed major gift campaigns for a variety of charitable organizations, has been named director of development and major gifts for the Grayson- Jockey Club Research Foundation. More...

Garden Stage Benefit Concert

On Apr 19, at 2:00 pm, at the Garden Stage Coffee House will hold a benefit concert "With A Little Help From Our Friends". More...

Stamp Act remembered by DAR

The Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter NSDAR notes that March 22, 2015 marked the 250th Anniversary of the passage of the Stamp Act, leading to the eventual American Revolutionary War. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Mother Nature’s trick

Mother Nature really pulled a trick on us this past week on that first day of Spring it SNOWED! We only got about three to three and a half inches in Garden City, but it was enough to dampen our spirits. More...

Free legal clinic for senior citizens

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

Library close d

The Garden City Public Library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 5. More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

Babysitting Workshop More...

Long Island Dance Project announces Sneak Preview Showing

The Junior and Senior Company of Long Island Dance Project, dance company based in Garden City, will be hosting their annual fundraiser event, on Saturday March 28th starting at 5:15pm. More...

Garden City Community Park News

Registration for Women's Tennis Leagues Sign-ups for the 2015-2016 Community Park Tennis Center weekday women's tennis leagues are underway. More...