February 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

A water tank puzzle for GC Village Board

With a water tank redesign project still in its initial conceptual phase, the village was given a detailed look at two options during a public work session this week, with prices and aesthetics of the designs being the top consideration. More...

School

Garden City PTA News

Attention Parents of K-5 Students: Blast off to Reading   The PARP Blast Off Pep Rally will have many surprises, just like a great book! Register on the Garden City Public Library website (gardencitypl.org).  More...

COLLEGE NOTES

Robert (Bobby) Menges, son of Elizabeth and Peter Menges of Garden City, New York, was named to the Dean’s List at Duke University for the Fall 2016 semester. More...

Letters

The reason for the LIRR expansion

To the Editor:   More...

Why no winners here?

To the Editor:   The high schools of Long Island produced fifty-eight first round winners in the National Regeneron Science Talent Search.  Jericho High School had nine winners; Great Neck South had six scholars; Herricks had six winners, e More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

Trump and his enemies

If you live in this part of the country, or in California, you will encounter numerous folks holding strong opinions against President Donald Trump. More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

Village Facilities Tour March 11th   More...

Village begins work on turf field, capital projects

The fix is in for problems with the Garden City Public Library’s A/C that amplified difficult, hot summer conditions indoors and the need for fans on the second floor seven months ago. More...

Board votes down plaque to honor mayors

With a vote at its Tuesday, February 21 meeting, Garden City’s Board of Trustees disagreed on a commemorative plaque honoring all former village mayors. A new resolution presented and passed early in the month to prevent the plaque was upheld. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Honoring our volunteers

We were sorry to hear that the Board of Trustees decided not to put up a plaque listing all of the Village’s previous mayors in Village Hall. More...

Ethical Humanists of LI to host College Planning Workshop

Seldom are the words “ethics” and “humanity” heard in the same breath as “college admissions,” but on Wednesday, March 22nd at 7:30 PM, the Ethical Humanist Society of Long Island will play host to a free college p More...

Historical Society presents its case for Museum, Eleventh St. house license

On Monday, March 27 the Garden City Historical Society’s license agreement with the Village of Garden City will expire for the land parcel of its longtime headquarters on Eleventh Street, home of the 1800s setting of the A.T. More...

Sports

GC Boy’s Varsity Swimming wins fifth consecutive Counties in stunning upset

On February 11th, something amazing happened-- the Garden City Boy’s Varsity Swimming and Diving (GC) team won Section 8 Counties for the fifth year in a row! More...

GCAA U8 ( 2nd Grade) Travel Baseball Tryouts

On the afternoon of Saturday March 4, the GCAA will be holding tryouts for the 2017 U8 travel baseball teams. To be eligible to tryout, a child must live or attend school in Garden City and be born between 9/1/2008 and 8/31/2009. More...

GCAA Intramural Basketball Playoffs

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