January 13, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

School

Garden City PTA News

Reminder: Schools are closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. More...

NEFCU Education Grant – 2x!

For the second year in a row, Nassau Educators Federal Credit Union has granted Garden City High School Latin Teacher Mrs. Kathleen Durkin a “Funding Your Ideas” Grant. More...

Sports

Varsity Boys Varsity Boys Basketball starts 2017 with 2 wins

On Tuesday, January 3rd, the Garden City Boys Varsity Basketball team beat Bellmore JFK 64-57 and then prevailed in an overtime contest vs Sewanhaka 66-58 on Monday Jan 9th. The Trojans are now 6-5 and 3-1 in league play.  More...

Garden City Men’s Baseball

The Garden City Men’s baseball team is registering new players for the spring season. You must be at least 35 years of age by the end of 2017 to participate in the wood bat league. More...

VILLAGE SPORTS

Beginning December 5th, the Department of Recreation and Parks will no longer accept cash payments for program registrations, rentals, and contracts at our Administrative Office or for Platform Tennis or Tennis at Community Park. More...

POAs to choose trustee candidates January 17

On Tuesday, January 17th, Garden City residents will choose their village trustees in accordance with Community Agreement, which was created in 1919. More...

Parent University registration now open

Registration for the 3rd Annual Garden City Parent University is open! There is only a little more than a week remaining to register for workshops – deadline to register is Monday, January 23rd. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

More time to review DEIS

We were very happy to hear this week that Governor Cuomo listened to local officials who had asked for additional time to review the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed LIRR third track project.  More...

Friends of STEM second annual ‘Revel for Robotics’

The nonprofit Garden City Friends of STEM has once again joined with the award-winning Revel Restaurant and Bar, located at 835 Franklin Avenue in Garden City, to invite the community to an evening of food, drink and live jazz music that will raise f More...

Planned Parenthood CEO to speak at Ethical Humanist Society

Marking the anniversary of Roe V Wade, JoAnn Smith, President & CEO of Planned Parenthood of Nassau County (PPNC) will talk about this landmark Supreme Court decision and what lies ahead on Sunday, January 22, at 11 am at the Ethical Humanist Soc More...

Letters

What does “IHS” mean?

To the Editor:  Please allow a correction to the text accompanying the photo of the cornerstone of the Cathedral of the Incarnation in your January 6th issue [“The Kordes Korner” column].  More...

March for Life

To the Editor:  More...

View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

A January Perspective

I’ve written a number of columns about different months over the years, but I don’t think I’ve ever written about January. Until now.  More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

LIRR Third Track DEIS Public Meetings   More...