Garden City Lawyer Arrested
Police arrested a 54-year-old Garden City lawyer late last month for allegedly stealing approximately $29,000 from a client whom the defendant represented in a personal injury lawsuit arising from an automobile accident, according to Nassau County District Attorney Denis Dillon.
Garden City Woman Piloted WW II Fighters
Gilman is a surviving member of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (W.A.S.P.) who flew some of the "hottest" planes of the war from factories like Republic Aviation in Farmingdale to ports around the country before being shipped off to the front lines. Gilman was among many women who trained male pilots, gunners and navigators, preparing them for air combat overseas. Denied even the basic military benefits by a War Department hostile to the concept of women in the cockpit, some 38 W.A.S.P. lost their lives during their tour of duty.
GCAA News and Events
The fall program provides children ages 9 to 16 with a chance to play baseball during September and October. Leagues are separated into four age groups: 9/10-year-olds, 11/12-year-olds, 13/14-year-olds and 15/16-year-olds (age again is of 7/31/01). Usually two games are scheduled each weekend between Garden City and other teams from nearby towns. Deadline for open registration is Aug. 1. Applications are available at the GC Recreation Office, St. Paul's or you may print one from our web site: www.gc-aa.com/baseballapplications.htm.
Take advantage of the days of summer by taking a fitness class at the Firehouse on Stewart and Edgemere. Now is the time to sign up for one of the classes offered by Adult Education starting this month.