Tag: Garden City
Outgoing Farmingdale State College President W. Hubert Keen was named the new leader of Nassau Community College, which has struggled for four years to find a replacement for its previous top official. The State University of New York confirmed Thursday that the 71-year-old educator will resume leadership of NCC, the state’s largest single-campus two-year school boasting 22,000 students on its 225-acre East Garden City campus, beginning Aug. 1, shortly before the start of the 2016 fall semester. He will earn $225,000 annually.
Guitar hero Joe Satriani rocks Tilles Center, Patti LaBelle serenades NYCB Theatre at Westbury, The Cult returns to The Paramount and much more to do on LI this week!
Two years after he’d graduated from Hofstra University as a history major in 1983, All-American athlete James Metzger—the future chairman, CEO and founder of The Whitmore Group, Ltd., in Garden City—was still tending bar in Bethpage when his determination to dress for success finally paid off. His friends had thought he was nuts when he spent the money he’d saved from serving drinks to buy thousand-dollar Brooks Brothers suits, but the last laugh was on them.
Jessie James Decker serenades The Emporium, David Cook rocks YMCA Boulton Center, The Chocolate Expo melts The Cradle of Aviation Museum, "The Messenger" plays at Cinema Arts Centre, & Rain unleashes The Beatles at NYCB Theatre at Westbury, among so much more!
The B-52s rock The Space at Westbury, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony play The Emporium in Patchogue, & the Hops and Props Craft Beer Festival returns to The Cradle of Aviation Museum, among so much more to do this week!