November 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

New lights for Seventh Street

At its Thursday, November 20 meeting, the Village Board of Trustees approved an agreement to match dollars raised by the Garden City Chamber of Commerce, one to one, for lighting up all of the trees on and around Seventh Street in the business distri More...

School

Math has a deep meaning at Garden City Middle School

Since its inception more than 30 years ago, Math-A-Thon has become one of America's largest educationbased fundraisers. More than 10,000 schools across the country participate in the program every year. More...

So, now you're in Middle School!

While preparing my questions for the Garden City Middle School's sixth graders, I found it hard to strike a balance between phrasing the questions as too childish or too mature. I did not have to worry. More...

Stratford FLES students learn about Day of the Dead in Mexico

Recently, the fourth- and fifthgraders at Stratford School began a study of the Day of the More...

Letters

Arrogance

Dear Mayor and Board of Trustees: Correct this! You lost! If arrogance was a viable defense then the Mayor and Trustees of Garden City would have won the civil rights action that has been brought against them More...

A surprise in the mail

To the Editor: Well I received a surprise in the mail - a check from New York State. Gov. Cuomo had said if the school District keeps the budget under his prescribed cap the property owners will receive a rebate. He did it! More...

Toy drive

To the Editor: This holiday season, Garden City High School's Peer AIDS Educators will be sponsoring a Toy Drive to benefit the Long Island Coalition for AIDS Care. More...

The tax cap and Garden City's budget

It's that special time of year, as number-crunching begins for Garden City staff members. More...

For Miniature Manor, big last hurrah

With the village's initiatives to shop local and support Garden City businesses, Black Friday (today) is circled on the calendar by residents and shopkeepers alike. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

A sparkling shopping experience

We hope all our readers are having a restful long weekend with their families and didn’t eat too much turkey! More...

Stockings For Soldiers

Please help with the annual Stockings for Soldiers donation drive. Last year with your tremendous support our community sent over 900 gift bags and Christmas stockings to our troops overseas. Donation Suggestions: More...

EPOA Committee selects Mayor, School Trustee

The 15-member Garden City East Nominating Committee has selected East Trustee Dennis Donnelly as its nominee to the position of Mayor of Garden City for a two-year term beginning in April, 2015. More...

Sports

The Garden City Attackers

The Garden City Attackers had a strong first season. More...

Rams Girl's Lacrosse Club play in the South Shore Thanksgiving Classic

The South Shore Thanksgiving Classic was created by the North Babylon Lions Club and NBAC Lacrosse to fight hunger during the Thanksgiving holiday. Over 50 teams participated in the two day event. More...

Congratulations to the United Boys U- 14 soccer team

The Garden City United have truly "united" this season, coming in First Place with an undefeated record of 9 wins, 0 losses, and 1 tie, plus winning the Sportsmanship Award for their division. More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

President Obama's Executive Action On Immigration

Although it is Thanksgiving week, I do need to comment on President Obama's executive action in effect legalizing the status of up to five million immigrants. More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

Turkey Trot: Once again a success More...