April 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

GCHS coach Jake White dies

Beloved Garden City High School teacher and coach Jack White died at his home in Hicksville last weekend of a sudden cardiac event. More...

School

GC School District has turf field, roof replacements on tap

Alongside the budget vote on May 19 the school district will seek voter approval of a capital reserve fund, essentially a savings account to be used to finance its future building and infrastructure needs. More...

High School senior boys attend Men's Health Program

The Garden City High School senior boys attended the annual Men's Health Awareness Program on March 12, 2015 in the school library. This seminar was organized by the high school nurses, Mrs. Karen Boelsen, RN and Mrs. Jean Cortese, RN. More...

Garden City PTA News

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Letters

A good man

To the Editor: As the parents of four who played for Garden City High and the grandfather of three playing for Garden City we remember Mr. White (he was always, and will always remain Mr. White for our family) as a kind, generous good man. More...

A Community Treasure Lost

To the Editor: I received a call from a good friend and former TMA president Monday afternoon asking if I had heard anything about Jake White passing away over the weekend. More...

Remember fallen vets

To the Editor: The Convergance of the practices with flowers to honor the memory of Veterans; the times of year such practices have become customary; and the immeasureable and material impacts that have emerged from these traditions is significant to More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

2016 Presidential Candidates: The Right Stuff

It is very early and there is much time to make a choice between candidates for the Republican nomination for President (the Democrats still appear to have a one candidate race), and ultimately in the general election. More...

Talks to rescind Franklin Court's Park, but silence on fence

It's official: Garden City is ready to rescind the Franklin Court park sale that has come under public scrutiny from residents in the last 14 months, raising questions about violating the open public meetings laws, designations of open space and park More...

GC schools eye $10 million reserve fund, budget vote May 19

Garden City Public Schools will be benefitting from some lower expenses and additional programming plans in the next school year and in years down the road, if the 2015-2016 budget is passed next month. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

A sudden loss

We were very sorry to hear that Garden City High School teacher and coach Jack White passed away suddenly last weekend. Generations of Garden City kids looked up to him and learned from him. More...

Village Trustees debate public comment policy

With current village issues such as rescinding the Franklin Court property sale, the board of trustees looked for better structure at its meetings and in particular the way in which residents communicated with the board and vice versa. More...

Village digging deeper to study turf fields

At its Thursday April 16 meeting the Village Board of Trustees decided to table an agenda item for a feasibility study on the much-debated installation of synthetic turf fields at Community Park. More...

Sports

Garden City Girls Varsity Lacrosse continues their strong season

Going into the beginning of this week the Garden City High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse team has a 9-0 record. So for this season the team has played 3 nationally ranked teams including Skaneateles, Darien CT and most recently St Anthony's. More...

VILLAGE SPORTS

Pastel Plus! Art Class with Arleen Urban More...

The Tradition Begins

Where the GC Tradition Begins! More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

Congratulations - Garden City Fire Department Firematic awards ceremony

Last Wednesday Trustee DeMaro and I had the honor of attending the Annual Firematic Awards Ceremony. More...