November 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Special Ebola presentation

Members of the community gathered at the Garden City Library on November 11th, for a special public service presentation, jointly sponsored by the four Property Owners' Associations of Garden City. More...

School

When the numbers don't match: College attendance reporting gap

The media recently reported concerns about a gap that appears in published records of recent college attendance numbers between those quoted by the New York State Education Department and corresponding numbers by the National Student Clearinghouse. More...

Garden City PTA News

Shop local during the holidays! The GCPTA supports our community businesses, and they support our schools and children. More...

Buckly School honors student athlete

Buckley Country Day School recently handed out its fall awards, honoring the school's top student-athletes for the fall season. One of those standouts is Olivia Como of Garden City. Olivia, daughter of Dr. Joseph Como and Dr. More...

Letters

Congratulations

To the Editor: Congratulations to Senator Jack Martins on his re-election. More...

Inaccuracies

To the Editor: Although our practice is generally not to comment on pending litigation, we are writing to correct a number of inaccuracies in the recent Op-Ed entitled "Legal fees for plaintiffs in civil rights case?" More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

Some distant thoughts about 2016

While the results of the 2014 Congressional elections are not in themselves particularly predictive of the Presidential elections (history is full of examples of victories by opposition parties in off year elections that were followed by a resurgence More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

Special Thanks To Village Employees

At Thanksgiving, I feel that it is appropriate to pause for a few minutes and to reflect upon those things that we may take for granted and how fortunate we are to live in this wonderful community. More...

Sister’s Story: Resident Turns to GC to Find Kidney Donor

As the holidays approach, families and friends are drawn together to share special gifts and the joy of one another’s presence. More...

Tree Lighting Dec. 7

Garden City Chamber of Commerce and Astoria Federal Savings officials are gearing up for the 60th annual Village Tree Lighting Ceremony set for Sunday afternoon, December 7, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. at the Village Gazebo. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Early deadline

Because of the Thanksgiving holiday next week, The Garden City News will be going to press a day early so that our employees can spend the day with their families. The deadline for classified advertising is Monday, November 24th at noon. More...

Golden Goose Gala arrives in Garden City

On this crisp, autumnal day, Twigs, a Winthrop-University Hospital Auxiliary, is excited to showcase stunning Garden City homes beautifully adorned for the approaching holidays. More...

West End Tree Lighting December 5

The Garden City West End Christmas Tree Lighting, sponsored by the Western Property Owners Association, takes place on Friday, December 5, at 6 p.m. in the small park on Plattsdale Road, near Gallery Pizza. More...

Sports

Thunder 9 return to championship

The Garden City Thunder 9 have not lost a game in over 2 years. They are tasked to face only the best teams and those teams are compelled to bring their A game when they play the mighty Garden City. More...

Thunder Hearts: Garden City - 20 vs. Bellmore - 25

"The hardest thing is to get started. But the really hardest thing is to finish." - Yogi Berra More...

Powerhouse Soccer Club wins championship

Powerhouse Soccer Club was going to battle for the boys 4th - 6th grade Centennial Soccer Championship. It was a one day, three game single elimination tournament, with a first round opponent that had previously beaten them 5 - 0. More...