GC Resident Presents Cradle with American Flag
Peter Donnelly of Garden City will present the Cradle of Aviation with a United States flag that he personally flew over the Pentagon and the World Trade Center after the September 11th attacks. Donnelly flew the flag over Iraq and Afghanistan while serving with the Second Air Refueling Squadron during Operations Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom and Noble Eagle. Lt. Donnelly will present the historic flag in a ceremony to be held at the Cradle of Aviation at noon this Saturday, Aug. 7.
Public Hearing August 12 at Village Hall
Garden City trustees will meet in village hall Thursday, Aug. 12, at 8 p.m. to conduct a hearing on the following matter: Adelphi University's application pursuant to provisions of Section 200-16, 200-65 and 200-73 of the village code so as to permit the erection of a 18,056 square foot one-story building for Sculpture, Ceramics and Facilities Management on the southern portion of its Garden City campus.
Recreation Department News
All Garden City senior citizens are invited to enjoy the morning at the Garden City Pool Monday, Aug. 16. The pool will open at 11 a.m. for seniors only and admission to the pool will be free. Proof of residency will be required. The Paul Cuneo Trio will perform in the picnic area beginning at 11 a.m. In addition, the snack bar will discount prices 50 percent between 11 a.m. and noon for all seniors in attendance.
Saldana Captures 2004 Goalie War Championship
On July 24, Brandon Saldana traveled six hours from Garden City to Rochester, NY to attend the 2004 U14 Northeast Open Regional Goalie War Championship Tournament. Held at the Total Sports Experience Complex, this tournament is one of five National Goalie War Association Open Regional tournaments that draw the best goal keeping talent to show their stuff. It included a punt, throw, kick competition, a cannon shot competition as well as the goalie war competition.
Community Park Complex - Miniature Golf Course
From the Desk of Senator Kemp Hannon