2022-11-11

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8th grade football ends season undefeated

The 8th Grade Trojans marched onto the Manhasset football field for the last time as a team to face the Indians and preserve their perfect season record. In true fashion, GC made their way into the end zone with force, might and finesse. Perfect extra-point kicks and the will to win. With a final score of 30-24, the Garden City […]

Learn the facts

To the Editor: Last Thursday I attended the third Town Hall meeting presented by the Mayor’s Committee for St. Paul’s. The subject was different types of demolition. This series of public sessions has highlighted the adaptive reuse of the building and façadism which is only preserving the facade of the building. Mayor Veneziale appointed this committee to decide the wide […]

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This Week at Rotary

Rotary to Ring bells for Salvation Army On Saturday Dec. 3 Each year during the Holiday Season, it is the tradition of the Mineola-Garden City Rotary Club to assist with the Salvation Army’s Bell Ring project.  On Saturday, December 3, Rotary volunteers assisted by Scouts sponsored by St. Joseph’s Church will be manning the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle at the rear […]

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Historical Society plans Holiday Village & Market

Christmas might feel like it’s far away, but the weeks will fly by and the countdown will soon begin.  The Holiday Village & Market, on December 2nd and 3rd, will have a carefully curated array of local businesses and artisan brands offering everything you need this holiday season, all without having to leave Garden City. Shop fun stocking fillers and […]

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The A.T. Stewart Consignment and Gift Shop

Many thanks to all of you who helped to make the October Food Drive such a resounding success!  We collected 13 bags filled with groceries!  The food items were donated to the Faith Mission in Mineola.  The Faith Mission is a not-for-profit, established in 1969, and its food pantry is run by Mary Joesten and her group of hard-working volunteers.  […]

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Toy Drive to Benefit The INN

The Mage Family is holding its 12th annual toy drive to benefit the INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network). The INN is located in Hempstead and helps to feed and clothe people in need here on Long Island. The items will go to children in need and will help to make the lives of these children a little happier this holiday season. […]

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Election Day Zumba with SEPTA

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GC Scholarship Fund kicks off holidays with fundraiser

It’s a rite of passage for anyone in GC with a primary or elementary school child to attend the annual Harlem Wizards event each spring.  It’s a fun, lively activity with enthusiastic teacher participation and great entertainment for the entire family! But did you know that it’s run by the Garden City Scholarship Fund?  Have you ever heard of the […]

The Kordes Korner

This is a photograph of the Lord & Taylor parking lot in the 1950s. It may even be from when Lord & Taylor opened in 1956. All those ‘50s cars would be worth a fortune today if they were still around and in good shape. It’s interesting to note that car manufacturers converted their plants to produce military equipment during […]

Garden City Recreation and Parks News

Recreation Swim Lessons at Adelphi announced Garden City Recreation and Parks will be conducting Children’s swimming lessons for Village residents at the Adelphi University Swimming Pool in Woodruff Hall on Saturday mornings.  Your child must be six years of age by the start of the program to participate.  The ten week session will begin Saturday, December 3, 2022.  The cost […]