September 5, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Garden City Public Library Welcomes New Director

The Board of Trustees of the Garden Cioty Public Library, J. Randolph Colahan Library Board Chair, Gloria C. More...

School

GC School District Welcomes New Teachers

Garden City Public Schools is pleased to welcome twenty-four new teachers to the district for the 2008-2009 school year. More...

College Notes

Kimberly Singer , daughter of Wesley & Carolyn Singer, received her bachelor of science degree from the University of Alabama, Summa Cum Laude, with a 4.0 average. More...

Sports

Buckley Celebrates 81st Commencement

On June 11, 2008, the Buckley Country Day School community took great pride in celebrating the many accomplishments of a class of twenty-three remarkable young people and in welcoming them as the youngest members of the Alumni Association. More...

Devils At Covanta Cup Tournament

The U-10 Devils coached by Sean McCarthy and assisted by Justin Quinn played in their Inaugural Travel Tournament in the East Meadow Covanta Cup. The team showed excellent teamwork and determination for their first time playing together. More...

GCAA Sign Ups For Intramural Basketball

GCAA is now accepting sign ups for 2008-2009 GCAA Intramural Basketball Season. The season will start in early December and run thru mid March. More...

Eastern Gateway To See Changes

The eastern gateway to Garden City property will no longer be an eyesore for pedestrians and drivers along busy Stewart Avenue. At their next meeting scheduled for Sept. More...

St. Paul's Forums Set For Wednesday

The first Open House information forums concerning AvalonBay Communities' plan for the historic Main Building at St. Paul's will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 10 from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. in Cluett Hall at St. Paul's. More...

GCFD To Hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Garden City Fire Chief James Meehan would like to invite all village residents to join the Garden City Fire Department for a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Village's 9/11 Memorial located at the Village Green & Gazebo at the corner of Hilton More...

Community

Women Of Distinction Awards

Assemblyman McKevitt and Assemblyman McDonough recently presented "Woman of Distinction" awards to several members of the Garden City community. Among the awardees are Angela Heineman, Dr. Francisca Ariola-Hopkins and Lynn Anne Cipriani. More...

Troop 243 Member Wins Citizenship Award

Garden City resident James Morrell, a recent St. Joseph's School graduate and active member of St. Joseph's Church Boy Scout Troop 243, was the winner of the prestigious Past Commander John A. More...

Voice Auditions For Cathedral Choirs

Voice auditions are now being held for membership in the Cathedral of the Incarnation's choirs for the coming season. More...

Letters

A Word From The Publisher

Those residents who are interested in commenting on the proposal by Tom Suozzi to cap property taxes might be interested in attending a hearing on Tuesday, September 9th at 12:30 p.m. More...

Letters To The Editor

Misinformation In Letters To the Editor: Two letters printed in the Aug. 22nd edition of the Garden City News require a response. The letters, submitted by W.R. More...

View From Here

The View From Here . . .

As this is written, the Republican convention has gotten off to a tentative start, with much of the first day's festivities cancelled or put on hold by Hurricane Gustav, which thankfully did not prove to be as devastating as feared. More...