August 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

To Trustees' surprise, swim lanes rented at GC Pool

For one lifelong resident of Garden City, the pool serves her family as a valued resource and village facility to enjoy. But a week ago the resident's peaceful evening swimming routine was shaken up by an apparently undisclosed revenue stream. More...

School

GCPD: Back to School Safety Series

It's that time of year again, summer vacation is almost over and schools will be opening soon. With that in mind the Garden City Police Department has put together a fourpart Series of Articles to address Back to School Safety Issues. More...

Sports

VILLAGE SPORTS

Children's Yoga Program Announced Connie McKnight, our certified yoga instructor, has designed youth yoga classes for ages 6 - 18. Each class in our ten week session is 55 minutes long. All classes will begin on October 1st. More...

Garden City Swim B team glides into third place

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View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

A Tribute to Jimmy Carter

In this very politicized age, one of the few relatively nonpartisan traditions is the general respect accorded former presidents. More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

Please Do Your Part To Keep Garden City Looking its Best

I would like to ask residents to be mindful of your neighbors by making sure that refuse is placed at the curb by 7:00 a.m., but not more than 12 hours before collection. More...

Board approves new bids for fire HQ renovation

Towards the end of the Thursday, August 20 Village Board meeting Trustee John DeMaro conferred with Deputy Mayor Richard Silver before he made a motion to suspend the meeting rules. More...

County road repairs in village announced

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer attended the Thursday, August 20 Village Board of Trustees' meeting and stayed in her seat, a row behind many longtime residents and prominent community members, for the duration of the meeting. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

It’s Back to School time

Garden City Public School students will be heading back to school this week, as will students at many private schools. (Some lucky kids will have a few extra days of summer, as their schools won’t open until after Labor Day.) More...

Rec Commission and Village Board talk fields, finances and deadlines

Kevin Ocker, Recreation and Parks Commissioner in Garden City, was not able to attend the August 20 Village Board of Trustees meeting. However his department's current operations, future outlook and strategy was a major topic. More...

Crossing guards needed

The Village of Garden City is seeking candidates for the position of part time crossing guard. School days only, the hours are typically a one hour session in the morning and a one hour session in the afternoon. More...

Letters

Slanted articles

To the Editor: I have been quite perplexed by the recent articles in the GC News related to the Friday Night Promenades. More...

Disagrees with retailer

To the Editor: More...

Pool not a business enterprise

To the Editor: More...