May 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

MHANY responds to petition for en banc hearing

This week, MHANY Management, Inc., the plaintiff in the ongoing fair housing court case that Garden City lost in federal court, responded to the Village's petition to ask the full Second Circuit Court of Appeals to review the case. More...

School

College Notes

Connor Riedell of Garden City, a member of the class of 2018 at Washington and Lee University, has earned honor roll status for the recently ended winter 2016 term. More...

Garden City PTA News

Reminder: School is in session on 5/27, Friday for a Snow Make-Up Day To keep up-to-date on all things regarding GCPTA, refer to: * gardencitypta.org * eBlasts every Monday * Garden City News articles * "friend" us on facebook www.facebook.com/Garden More...

Badminton championships at Garden City Middle School

Middle school physical education students in Mrs. Wendy Logue's classes recently competed in a round robin badminton tournament. More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

Annual Memorial Day Observance And Parade - May 30 On Monday, May 30, under the direction of the William Bradford Turner Post - American Legion, the annual Memorial Day observance in our Village will commence with the interdenominational memorial ch More...

ADRB, historians debate preservation of Stewart-era home

A contested application was presented to Garden City’s Architectural Design Review Board (ADRB) at its meeting on Tuesday, May 17, as a home listed on the National Register of Historic Places was planned for demolition and a rebuild, to the cha More...

To no avail, alumni speak for Wagner Auditorium dedication

All five members of the Garden City Board of Education listened attentively for the second month in a row as alumni from decades past made pleas to dedicate the Stewart School auditorium to former music teacher Tom Wagner, who died last December. More...

School budget passes

The Garden City School District 2016-17 budget of $110 million was approved in voting on Tuesday with 1,215 yes votes (80.2%) and 324 (20.8%) no votes. The budget was a .61% increase over last year. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

A disturbing pattern

There’s a common theme in some of the controversies that have embroiled Garden City in the past few years: Why can’t we honor the people and places that have been part of the fabric of the community? More...

Home Rule

In 1791 our Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments of the United States Constitution, was enacted. The Tenth Amendment provided that all the powers not given to the federal government by the Constitution were reserved for the states. More...

Oppose resurrected LIRR Third Track Plan

Mayor, Village of Garden City Governor Andrew Cuomo recently resurrected the idea of building a third track on the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) Main Line from Floral Park to Hicksville. More...

Sports

Soccer Players of the Week

Pre-K girls Team Delligatti Emily Bennett Bianca Borelli Grace Daily Team Ryan Catherine Rivera, Lila Coyle May Ryan Blue Angels Kaila Hansman Aubrey Dossena Pink Unicorns Grace Miller Kate Davis More...

VILLAGE SPORTS

Summer camp registration begins! Our Recreation and Parks Office is pleased to announce that the 2016 Summer Camp Brochure is now ready and available at our office at 108 Rockaway Avenue and online at www.gardencityrecreation.org. More...

Swim Across America 2016

Swim Across America 2016 will take place at the Garden City Pool on Tuesday, June 21st from 4:30pm to 7:30pm, so mark your calendars. Participants can swim as much or as little as they like and it's all for a great cause! More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

Trump, Clinton And The Supreme Court

While the exact contours of a Donald Trump or a Hillary Clinton presidency is far from clear, one major difference between the two candidates likely involves the Supreme Court. More...