Israel Defense Forces Presents a Concert
Singing members of the Israel Defense Forces will perform in concert at Temple Israel of Great Neck on Sunday, Dec. 15. In addition, the performance will be highlighted by a special address on the Palestinian crisis by the second highest ranking Israeli military officer and a commander of a combat unit on the West Bank.
Parking Valet Service for Holiday Shoppers
In response to merchant's request to ease the burden of holiday parking in the village, Mayor Jean Celender announced that she has made arrangements with Parking Systems, Inc. to valet shopper's cars in the Plaza Centre Garage for a nominal fee of $1 for up to a maximum of four hours.
Junior Olympic Contenders
On Saturday, Nov. 23, two Great Neck High School students were among six women fencers in the Long Island Division of the United States Fencing Association to qualify for the USFA Junior Olympics 17 and under division in foil. They are Lisa Schwartz, a member of the Great Neck North High School Girls Varsity Fencing team and 2001-2 Nassau County Champions, and Stephanie Shyu a member of the Great Neck South High School Girls Varsity Fencing team. The USFA Junior Olympics will take place in Colorado Springs, CO on Feb. 14 - 17, 2003.
Mayor Benjamin Kiryati Visits PAL Soccer Games
During the inaugural visit of the delegation from Tiberias, Israel to Great Neck to formalize a "Sister Cities" agreement with Great Neck Plaza, Mayor Benjamin Kiryati stopped by Memorial Field with mayor Jean Celender and Deputy Mayor Ted Rosen to observe one of Great Neck Park District's outdoor recreational facilities. He greeted children and their parents at the Police Auxiliary League soccer games in the last week of the season.
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