May 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Library deserves support

In this week’s letter column we feature a short letter from Barbara and Dennis Bengals about the new hours at the Garden City Library. More...

Bruce Ratner presents plan for Nassau Coliseum

Bruce Ratner wants Nassau County residents to take a fresh look at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - and he thinks his development group is the one to make that happen. “The Coliseum has to be rebranded. More...

Board of Education announcements

Thank you to the Garden City community for supporting the 2013-2014 budget. The budget passage rate represented the highest percentage (65.4%) achieved in over a dozen years. More...

Sports

VILLAGE SPORTS

Summer Zumba! More...

The Men’s Association

TMA yearbook More...

Garden City 8th grade Trojans are undefeated

Top Row: Coach Chaputian, Mike Nygard, Kenny McCadden, Dennis Lind, TJ McEvoy, Eric Wortmann, Brendan Burke, John Schlatter ,Rich Marooney ,Anthony Riggi Bottom Row: Tom Gillespie, Cole Sonner, Tyler More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

As health care reform approaches

For better or worse, President Obama’s health care reform legislation, sometimes called Obamacare, is scheduled to take virtually full effect in the beginning of 2014. More...

GC schools begin construction projects

Several construction projects initially considered lower priority by the Garden City Board of Education will soon begin now that approval has been received from the New York State Education Department, announced Gary Schiede, project manager from the More...

School

Stewart School named top donor school on Long Island

This spring, students at Stewart School in Garden City were given the tremendous opportunity to experience, first hand, the powerful feeling that comes from doing something to help others. More...

GCHS students achieve gold on National Spanish Exam

Congratulations to 14 Garden City High School Spanish students for achieving gold medals on the 2013 National Spanish Exam. Students from Mr. Peter Giacalone’s, Mrs. Nora Artibee’s, Mr. Michael Berg’s, Ms. More...

Quest Students Attend Conference For Kids

On March 21st, the fifth grade Quest students from Stewart and Stratford Avenue Schools attended “Conference For Kids,” a special day of activities and programs sponsored by BOCES and designed for gifted and talented students in Nassau Co More...

Letters

What the school vote says about us

To the Editor: On Tuesday, May 21ST the new school budget was presented to the taxpaying public of Garden City who approved this budget by almost a two to one margin consisting of less than 2,200 recorded votes out of a possible 16,000+ voters. More...

Parakeet found

To the Editor: More...

Disappointed

To the Editor: This is just a very short note to say that we are disappointed,appalled, and embarrassed to live in a community that can’t afford to keep its library open seven days a week. Barbara and Dennis Bengels More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR’ S OF F ICE

Historical Society’s A.T. Stewart flea market

Please support the Garden City Historical Society by visiting the Garden City Historical Society’s 8th Annual A.T. More...