Farmingville, NY - On August 10, Supervisor Ed Romaine joined hundreds of residents and guests at the annual Gordon Heights Day Picnic held at the Gordon Heights Children’s Park. Each year the Greater Gordon Heights Civic Association (GGHCA) celebrates the community’s anniversary with the picnic. This year was the 92nd anniversary. Pictured left to right are Supervisor Romaine; Gordon Heights Chamber of Commerce Treasurer Carmetta Freeman and Executive Director Shirley Singletary-Hudson.“Gordon Heights is such a tight knit community and it was wonderful to see so many people in the park celebrating with their friends and families and enjoying the day. There is such a rich history of community spirit and pride that makes Gordon Heights a great place to live.”The Gordon Heights community was founded in 1927 and became well known for its restaurants and hotels as well as many other resident-owned businesses. Today the community serves as the home of generations of founding families and new families to the area. Gordon Heights Day serves as a fundraiser to support GGHCA events and programs that serve the community.
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