2006-01-20

Holiday Window Contest Winners Recognized



The Garden City Chamber of Commerce is pleased to recognize the winners of the 28th annual Holiday Window Competition. diSalvo Interiors earned the “Toast of the Town” designation (best of show). The ten additional winners in the central business district were Annastasia’s Salon, Anne Hagen’s Village Realty, Andrew Roberts, Carmine’s Haircutters/Salon Imperial, Feldis Florist, Garden City Florist, Garden City Properties, […]

Students Mark Start Of Winter



Community Bank Announces Appointments



Stuart H. Lubow, Community National Bank President and Chief Executive Officer, has announced the following appointments for the independent commercial bank’s new office scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2006. The new branch will be located at 1055 Franklin Avenue in Garden City, NY. Patricia A. Owens, Assistant Vice President/Branch Manager Before joining Community National Bank, Mrs. Owens […]

Former Kiwanis President Honored



nd right) on the occasion of the 2005 Garden City Kiwanis Installation, which was held at the Garden City Hotel. Lt. Governor Warren Kalmenson of Hempstead was also on hand for the presentation.

Garden Manor Nursery School



Garden Manor Nursery School’s mission is to nurture and educate young children in a warm and caring atmosphere. Children are encouraged to expand their natural curiosity, to build positive self esteem and to learn to interact with others. This holiday season the children collected new toys for the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary in Roosevelt, NY. It was a […]

Bank Supports Nursery Program



Astoria Federal Savings Bank recently donated $2,500 to Family and Children’s Associations Nursery Co-op program, which is located on the campus of Family and Children’s Hagedorn Family Resource Center (HFRC) on Greenwich Street in Hempstead. The nursery provides short-term respite child care and case management for parents seeking employment, education or training in the pursuit of self-sufficiency. “Support from Astoria […]

Tri Town Auxiliary UCP Fashion Show



On October 27th the Tri Town UCPN held its annual Fashion show at the West Hempstead Pompei. The fashion show given by Lord & Taylor of Garden City was wonderfully successful with over 200 in attendance. Makeup artistry provided by Bobbi Brown helped our models look their Fashionable Best. Mr. Robert DeSimone looked dashing. Our lady models, Lisa Day, Malliga […]

Homemakers Celebrate Holidays



The Garden City Homemakers celebrated the holiday season on December 14th at Cherry Valley Country Club. Rose Innes began the celebration. Former president Norma Taskash said a prayer and Barbara Emmert, another past president, read the creed. The Homemakers invite anyone interested in fun and friendship to join them for their regular meetings on the third Wednesday of every month […]

Garden City Senior News

Nominations For Senior Of Year

Nominations are now being accepted, through February 15, 2006, for the Nassau County Senior Citizen of the Year and the Nassau County Spirit of Senior Centers. Both awards will be presented at the Department of Senior Citizen Affairs’ Annual Luncheon/Conference on May 12, 2006 at the Long Island Marriott Hotel in Uniondale. To be eligible for these awards: * All […]

Troop 243’s Successful Pancake Breakfast



On January 8, the scouts and adult leaders of Troop 243 conducted the annual fund-raising Pancake Breakfast in the St. Joseph’s school cafeteria. Hundreds of guests and supporters of scouting were treated to a variety of delicious pancakes as well as sausages, fresh fruit, bagels and other delectable items. The kitchen crew, comprised of veterans of the event, appeared to […]