The Versailles Apartments:
As the Village of Great Neck's mayor and trustees prepare to delve into studying the application to rezone a parcel of land, known in zoning terms as a flag lot or a pork chop, that is tucked behind the Mill Brook Apartments on Middle Neck Road and homes on Clover Drive, many people are wondering about the history of the land and the neighboring parcel where the Versailles Apartments are located.
Community Martin Luther King Observance
The annual community interfaith service in honor of the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., sponsored by the Great Neck Clergy Association, will be held on Sunday, Jan. 14 at 3:30 p.m. at St. Paul AME Zion Church on Steamboat Road. The Clergy Association is delighted that the Rev. Dr. Cecily Patricia Broderick y Guerra will deliver the sermon entitled, "Dr. King's Vision, Our Mission."
A R.A.V.E. Success for Zonta and Rotary Clubs
On Sept. 19, Great Neck Charter club presidents, Dr. Karen Siegel of the Zonta Club of Greater Queens (ZCGQ) and Massimo Guerrieri of the Rotary Club of Gold Coast-Lake Success (RCGCLS), realized the final outcome of their clubs' joint service project, R.A.V.E. (Rape and Violence Eradication) fundraising walk, held at the Clinton Martin Park, New Hyde Park, several months ago. Zonta's mission focused on enhancing the status of women worldwide.
Becky Antar in Ball Hockey World Cup
In 2007, for the first time in its 11-year history, women will be competing in the prestigious Ball Hockey World Cup. This year's event --- taking place in June in Ratingen, Germany --- will include women's teams from such countries as Canada, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Germany. The USA Women's team was recently formed and includes Great Neck native Becky Antar.
On a Cold Stormy Day ... Remember Your Elderly Neighbors!
2007 State of the Parks - Great Neck Park District