March 15, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Children’s Art Exhibit

Don’t miss the Children’s Juried Art Exhibit, “Seasons of Change in Garden City,” sponsored by The Garden City Historical Society at its Museum on 109 Eleventh Street. More...

Village Sick Leave Policy Discussed

The Garden City Board of Trustees discussed the Village’s sick leave policy at its March 7th meeting. More...

The Office Cat

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE BLOTTER IDENTITY THEFT: Someone filed an unauthorized tax return in the name of a resident, police reported on March 4th. More...

Kings Markets Celebrates Rebranding Of GC Store

Kings Food Markets celebrated the rebranding of its Garden City, location at its “Taste of Spring” event on Friday, March 8. The event began at 11:00 a.m. More...

Socially Speaking

We are not out of the woods yet even though it stays light later so don’t put away your snow shovel yet. More...

CMF Hosts Ladies Night Out

CMF Garden City Chapter would like to thank everyone who attended and supported the 3rd Annual Hibachi Ladies Night Dinner at Sushi Ya that benefited Steven & Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY. More...

Pajama Day At Community Church Nursery School

Recently, the students at Garden City Community Church Nursery School (CCNS) had a cozy day of fun with “Pajama Day!” They came dressed up in PJs as they snuggled with their favorite stuffed animals and dolls. More...

Organ Expo 2013 Enjoyed By Many

The audience at the Organ Expo 2013 was treated to an entertaining afternoon of pipe organ music on Sunday, March 3rd at Garden City Community Church. More...

Senior Duplicate Bridge

On March 11 we had 5 1/2 tables playing. The winners were:North/South1 Joan Kiernan & Claire Burns2 Athena & John PhilippidesEast/West1 Carrie Flapan & Dian Kendrick2 Joan Stewart & Ellen Moynahan More...

Former Wall Street Analyst To Address GCRMC

On Monday, March 25, at 1 PM, the speaker at the Garden City Retired Men’s Club will be George Salem. George, co-president of the GCRMC, spent 30 years as a Wall Street bank stocks research analyst, retiring in 1998. More...

Garden City Welcoming Club Upcoming Events

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Casino Night - Party Vegas Style Join us for an incredible night of fun & fundraising for AFSP! Try your luck at our Vegas style gambling tables - Blackjack, Craps & Roulette, and enjoy drinks and appetizers! More...

Free Stroke Support Group

Winthrop-University Hospital’s Department of Neuroscience will discuss “Post- Stroke Spasticity” at the next meeting of their support group on Wednesday, March 20, from 10:00 to 11:30 AM. More...

“Breast Health & Living Well - An Integrative View”

Individuals interested in learning about an integrative view of managing breast health - one that includes diagnostic tests, clinical breast exams, diet, exercise and holistic medicine - are invited to attend a free educational forum on Monday, March More...

GC Resident Named “Legal Eagle”

Garden City resident Justin Frankel, Esq., a founding partner at the disability insurance law firm Frankel & Newfield, also based in Garden City, was selected as one of the “Top Ten” Legal Eagles for 2013 on Long Island by LI Pulse Ma More...

Make A Splash For The Benefit Of Children

Swimmers of all skill levels are invited to enjoy a fun-filled morning while raising funds for a worthy cause at Winthrop- University Hospital’s Twelfth Annual Swim-a-Thon on Sunday, April 21st, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. More...

Garden City Community Park News

Registration for 2013 Men’s Spring Softball League More...

A Word From The Publisher

We hope residents will make the effort to vote in the Village general election on Tuesday, March 19th at Village Hall, between the hours of noon and 9 p.m. More...

Village Election Tuesday

The Property Owners’ Association of Garden City Estates reminds all village residents to vote in the Village wide election on Tuesday, March 19th. The annual election for Village Trustees will be held from 12 Noon until 9:00 p.m. More...

Prom Boutique Gown Collection

The Long Island Volunteer Center, working in conjunction with Nassau Community College Marketing & Fashion students, will be collecting new and gently-used prom dresses, bridesmaid dresses and accessories (including dressy shoes, evening bags and More...

GCPTA Events For The Week

Last Call for GCPTA Members! We are looking for future GCPTA leaders for school year 2013/14 * President - Elect (then becomes President school year 2014-15) * PTA Treasurer * PTA Secretary * Stewart School Director * Hemlock School Director More...

Stations Of The Cross At St. Joseph’s

On Friday, March 22, at 8:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Church, Garden City, will sponsor an event at the Church entitled, “The Journey . . . More...

Adelphi Announces New Vice President

Adelphi University President Robert A. Scott has announced, following a national search, the appointment of Dr. Lauren Mounty as Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Success. Dr. More...

GC Resident’s Grandson Featured On Dr. Oz

Jayden Noone, grandson of local resident Lana Noone, was recently featured on “The Dr Oz TV Show”, FOX-TV Network. He is shown in the photo with Dr. Oz as they discuss the importance of eating your veggies. More...

Garden City Robotics League Shows Teamwork And Spirit

The members of Team Fun and Crazy Creators, GCRL’s two Jr. FLL teams, participated in the 5th Annual Jr. FLL Expo held at Longwood High School in Middle Island on Sunday March 3rd. More...

Sweet Offerings At Café Ablaze

Café Ablaze, Lutheran Church of the Resurrection's Christian Coffeehouse, will sweeten its spring offering onstage the evening of Saturday, March 23, with the rock music ministry of Red Words band and folk/rock singer Cathy Rose. More...

Garden City Retired Men’s Club

Schedule Of Events Mon. Mar. 18 - 12:30 St. Patrick’s Lunch (In-house) Corned beef and cabbage Mon. Mar. 25 - 1:00 pm. Speaker, George Salem, our co-president and former Wall Street bank stocks research analyst for 30 years. More...

Garden City Senior News

NEW COMPUTER INTERNET CLASS REGISTERING More...

Program Schedule Soars At LI Children’s Museum

April blows into the Long Island Children’s Museum with programs and performances that explore historic moments in aviation history and uplifting and energetic songs from LI native Brady Rymer. More...

Free Presentation On Cholesterol

Mercy Medical Center continues to share the expertise of its physicians with the community at a free lecture on “Everything You Need to Know About Cholesterol” to be presented at the hospital on Thursday, April 25th at 7:30 p.m. More...

Call For Volunteers

Nassau County Museum of Art in Roslyn Harbor announces opportunities for volunteers. More...

New Teacher At Music Academy

The Music Academy of Garden City has announced a new teacher has joined the staff. More...

Adelphi Presents Conference For Peace And Human Rights

Adelphi University will explore ideals of peace and sustainability in a two day event with the Eighth Annual Conference for Peace and Human Rights on March 21 and 22, 2013. More...

GCAA 15-17 Year- Old Senior League Baseball

If you are a baseball player born between May 1, 1995 and April 30, 1998, the GCAA wants you! Our 2013 spring registration is still open, so don’t delay and complete your application today. More...

The Men’s Association News

UPCOMING EVENTS More...

Village Sports

RECREATION AND PARKS ANNUAL EASTER HUNT The Garden City Recreation Department is once again sponsoring the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30 at Community Park’s fields. More...