High Acclaim for Kordes Book, Visions of Garden City
Released less than two weeks ago, a new book by John Ellis Kordes, Visions of Garden City, is "flying off the shelves," according to Richard Zimmermann, manager of Riesterer's and Gerry Anne's card store on Seventh Street, said.
Stewart Manor Fire Department Receives $100,976 Grant
The US Department of Homeland Security has awarded the Stewart Manor Fire Department with a $100,976 grant, administered by the Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program. The department will use these funds towards the purchase of new self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) gear. Currently, some Stewart Manor firefighters use SCBA units that are more than 15 years old.
GC 7th Grade Checkmate Sharks Lacrosse Try-Outs
The Garden City seventh-grade Checkmate Sharks will be holding tryouts for their 2006 Sharks lacrosse team this Saturday, Oct. 8, at 4 p.m. at the Waldorf School in Garden City. The 2006 Sharks spring season will compliment the Garden City Middle School lacrosse program and all practices and games will not conflict with the middle school's lacrosse program.
Garden City Recreation Department News
The recreation department has secured tickets to two performances of Disney on Ice's "The Incredible Magic Kingdom Adventure" at the Nassau Coliseum. The show times and the cost of the tickets are as follows:
From the Desk of Senator Kemp Hannon
From the Mayor's Office