December 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Christmas Spectacular on Seventh Street

Don't miss the first ever "Christmas Spectacular on Seventh Street" Friday, Dec. 12, between 5 and 10 p.m. More...

School

St. Joseph's School work on display

A display presented by St. Joseph's School will be exhibited in the Garden City Public Library's showcases January 3-30, 2015. More...

Stewart second-graders read humorous books

Second-graders in Mrs. Stella Guiry's class at Stewart School recently read humorous books from Mrs. Guiry's suggested list at the Garden City Library, at the Stewart School Library, or within the classroom itself. More...

Garden City girls raise money for the Mary Brennan Inn

On December 3, three Stratford School students donated money raised from their lemonade stand to The INN in Hempstead, NY. More...

Letters

Looking forward to GC

To the Editor: Thank you so much for the warm welcome in your December 5, 2014, column. As you can imagine, this is a tremendously exciting time for my family and me as we plan our move to join the Garden City community in July. More...

Elevator problem

To the Editor: When is the elevator at the library going to be replaced? I have a 90 year old friend who likes to go downstairs at the library with me once a week More...

'My Lost Faith'

To The Editor: No, I am not referring to the Sacred, Divine, Biblical nor Mythological Faith but rather, to something more mundane and by now, unfortunately, of repeated occurrence bringing not just annoyance and discomfort but also terrible memories More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

A very Happy Hanukkah to our neighbors

The Village Board of Trustees and I extend to residents of the Village a very Happy Hanukkah. Christmas Holiday Spectacular Friday, December 12th More...

Village moves ahead in Ellis Hall demolition

At its meeting on Thursday, December 4, the Garden City Board of Trustees quietly completed more moves for the demolition of Ellis Hall on the St. Paul's campus. More...

Five years and finished, School Board reviews bond, EPC work

At its work session on Monday, December 8, the Garden City Board of Education reviewed projects, savings, and innovation from the district's 2009 School Investment Bond and Energy Performance Contract. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

An investment in the future

We were happy to hear the report from the school district about the state of the 2009 construction bond, which was created to address many infrastructure issues. More...

Police overtime maintains patrol levels, crime declines

This has been a difficult year for our Police Department, which was forced to cope with an unanticipated personnel shortage. More...

Correction

In the Mayor’s column on page 24 of this issue there is an error in the garbage collection schedule for Christmas week. Rubbish will be picked up on Wednesday, December 24th, for both the east and west sides of Garden City. More...

Sports

GCHS Boys Varsity Soccer 2014 Awards

Members of the GCHS Boys Varsity Soccer team were honored at the Nassau County Soccer Coaches Association 2014 Annual Award Dinner held at the Marriott Hotel on December 2. More...

Garden City Basketball News

Our season is off to a great start! Our Garden City Basketball K-1-2 Clinic is held on Sundays from 12:30pm - 2:30pm at the St Paul's Fieldhouse. More...

Varsity wrestling team takes second place in Manhasset Tournament

On December 6, Garden City Varsity Wrestling took second place at the Manhasset Varsity Tournament today. More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

The Narrative Journalism Fail

Tis the season for narrative journalism that expounds themes that may not be consistent with facts on the ground. More...