October 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

School

Calling all Garden City High School juniors

The Garden City Central Property Owners’ Association is seeking applications for the position of junior ambassador for the upcoming year (2017 - 2018). More...

GCHS students to serve on Environmental Advisory Board

At its October 5, 2017 Board meeting, Village Trustees appointed two Garden City High School students to serve on Garden City’s Environmental Advisory Board (EAB). More...

Garden City PTA News

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Letters

Democracy in Action?

To the Editor:   More...

Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule

Dear Mayor and Trustees:   The Western Property Owners Association (WPOA) strongly urges the Village Board of Trustees to reinstate a second monthly meeting date to the remainder of the Board’s 2017-2018 public meeting calendar. More...

Constitutional Convention: Subsidizing the Special Interests

To the Editor:   Pay no attention to the pro-convention group’s ruse, which uses voter cynicism of politics to make false promises that the people will run the convention.  More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

The stock market rises

These are certainly heady days for the stock market. As this is written on Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is at 22,957. This is up sharply from November 8, 2016, Election Day, when the index closed at 18,332.  More...

Affordable housing may be part of new development

During a work session on Wednesday, November 1 the Garden City Zoning Change Review Committee will hear an application from a developer who seeks to build 150 units of housing at 555 Stewart Avenue. More...

Clock stopped: HS start time stays early

At its work session on Wednesday night, October 11, the Garden City Board of Education vowed to continue work on moving the high school starting time back to 8:30 a.m., but said that a decision cannot be made in time for next school year.  More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

The Guide to Garden City

This issue of the Garden City News contains our annual Guide to Garden City. More...

Superintendent search consultant reports on progress

At the Board of Education work session held Wednesday, October 11, the school board heard a report from its consultant, Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates (HYA) regarding the search for a new superintendent of schools.  More...

Garden City Turkey Trot marks 40th Anniversary

Long Island’s largest Thanksgiving Day road race will mark its 40th anniversary this November in Garden City. More...

Sports

GCAA Intramural Basketball Registration Now Open

GCAA is proud to announce that intramural basketball online registration for the 2017-2018 season is now available at www.gc-aa.com (click basketball, click registration button on home page). More...

Tigers win Columbus Day classic

For the 3rd straight year, the GC Tigers traveled up to Windsor, Connecticut this past weekend to compete in the CFC Columbus Day Classic. The team looked to build upon their 1st place and 3rd place finishes in the past two years at the CFC Classic. More...

GCHS Girls Soccer undefeated in six games

After a slow start the Girls Varsity soccer team extended their streak to 6 undefeated games with a 3-1 win over Kellenberg last Friday and a 3-3 tie against first place North Shore on Monday and the timing couldn’t be better with playoffs star More...