2008-11-07

St. Paul’s PollQuestions Formulated



By Stephanie Mariel Petrellese All Garden City residents are encouraged to head to the voting booth one more time this year on Dec. 2nd to cast their ballot for one of three options for the historic Main Building at St. Paul’s. Even though the poll will be non-binding, Mayor Peter Bee and the Garden City Board of Trustees are expected […]

Flagpole Dedicated At Historical House



Members of the Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, attended the official flag pole dedication ceremony conducted by the Historical Society on September 13th. The flag pole and flag were donated by the Chapter in May. The occasion also marked the first anniversary of the A. T. Stewart Exchange consignment shop at the […]

Former Trustee “Brick” Howe Dies



Edwin A. (Brick) Howe, Jr., of Ticonderoga, NY (formerly of Garden City, NY) died on November 3rd at the age of sixty-nine. Mr. Howe, a practicing lawyer for over 40 years, first in New York City and then in Ticonderoga, was also active in many civic and charitable affairs in all the communities where he lived. Mr. Howe was born […]

Garden City Election Results



Garden City residents went the polls on Tuesday. Here is a breakdown of how they voted: PRESIDENT Obama 4666 McCain 8111 CONGRESS McCarthy 3418 Martins 7710 STATE SENATE McElroy 2785 Hannon 8219 STATE ASSEMBLY Pinto 2374 McKevitt 7524 DISTRICT COURT Ricigliano 9694

Veterans Day Ceremony



Everyone in Garden City is invited to celebrate Veterans Day this coming Tuesday. A bell will strike at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month to once again honor our veterans. Brief ceremonies lasting only will be conducted, beginning at 10:45 AM Tuesday, November 11th. The ceremony will take place at the Veterans Memorial on 7th […]

CMF Auction For Eli Manning Jersey



The Garden City Chapter of Children’s Medical Fund is holding an auction for a NY Giants star Quarterback Eli Manning jersey. The quarterback has agreed to personalize the jersey for the winner of a silent auction at the Children’s Medical Fall Brunch and Fashion Show at the Hempstead Country Club on November 13th. Bidding will start at $475.00, with 100% […]

Adelphi President At Community Church



This Sunday, November 9 at 9:15 a.m., Dr. Robert A. Scott will address the Adult Forum at the Garden City Community Church. Dr. Scott will talk on the “What’s New at Adelphi” Dr. Robert A. Scott is the ninth president of Adelphi University since his appointment on July 2000. Under his leadership, Adelphi has embarked on historic efforts to add […]

Adelphi University Presents Concerts In New Performing Arts Center



Adelphi University is pleased to offer an array of prestige concerts and productions featuring world-renowned musicians, guest artists, faculty, and students in its 500-seat acoustically state-of-the-art concert hall, convertible dance theatre, and multipurpose black box theatre in the new Performing Arts Center (AU PAC), 1 South Avenue, Garden City. The below are ticketed events. Plugged and Unplugged Monica Germino, violin […]

Golden Goose Gala And Candlelight House Tour



The excitement mounts as Twigs of Winthrop University Hospital Women’s Auxiliary is poised to launch its signature holiday event, The 34th Annual Golden Goose Gala. This year’s Candlelight House Tour Co-chairwomen, Pamela Hyer and Jennifer Miller, invite you to tour gracious Garden City homes festively decorated for the holidays on Friday, November 21st from 4 pm to 7:45 pm. Come […]

The Office Cat



On Saturday, November 8, the Annual Wine Tasting and Auction to benefit Nassau Suffolk Services for Autism will be held at the Cherry Valley Club. A wide array of wines and champagnes will be offered along with hors d’oeuvres, a buffet dinner, auction and raffle prizes. Tickets may be reserved for $80 per person in advance or purchased at the […]