February 17, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Field financing and Village Pool upgrades discussed

At its meeting on Thursday night, February 2, the Village Board of Trustees approved a $2.4 million bond resolution for the new 105-yard Community Park Multi-Use field, debated by first the Recreation Commission and then the Village Board last fall a More...

School

Middle Schoolers’ art work selected for exhibit

Two Garden City Middle School eighth grade students, Farah Kabir and Sophia Soberon, from Mrs. More...

GC Cares - Middle School Family Fun Night

On January 20th more than 100 GC residents with middle school students attended the GC Cares Family Night. More...

Garden City PTA News

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Letters

A huge success

To the Editor: As we approach the Feb. 28th one-year anniversary of the opening of the Garden City Senior Center on Golf Club Lane, and the February 22 open-house celebration, I have two key observations. More...

Playing the Assessment Game

To the Editor:   More...

Mayor Office

FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE

LIRR Third Track   Garden City Chamber of Commerce President Thomas McCambridge invited me to attend the Chamber’s February 8 luncheon and express my opinion on the MTA/LIRR’s proposed third track expansion project. More...

After DEIS comment period, new concerns over proposed LIRR Third Track

Concern over the Third Track project abounds after the new deadline for comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) document expired on Wednesday, February 15.  Garden City officials received a report from Vertex, consultants cur More...

Residents encouraged to attend budget meetings

This week Mayor Episcopia announced that the Village will hold its annual tour of village facilities on Saturday, March 11 starting at 8 a.m. More...

Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Saying Thanks

At the February 2nd Board of Trustees meeting members of the Board debated whether to install a plaque on which the names of former mayors would be listed.  More...

CMF Spring Card Party

Save the date: Monday, March 27th. Please join the CMF for bridge and lunch, sandwiches, coffee and tea at 12 noon at the Garden City Casino. The Boutique will start at 11:30 a.m. More...

Should village mayors be honored on a plaque?

A discussion at the end of the February 2 Village Board of Trustees’ meeting about creating a plaque to honor village mayors became heated when outgoing mayor Nicholas Episcopia and incoming mayor Brian Daughney disagreed about it.  More...

Sports

Garden City High School Girls Varsity Basketball Senior Day

Senior Day was held for the GCHS girls’ varsity basketball team on Saturday, February 11th when the girls took the court to play Jericho High School needing a win to earn a playoff spot. More...

VILLAGE SPORTS

Movie Day at Cluett Hall   The Recreation Department will be showing “The Secret Life of Pets” at St. Paul’s Cluett Hall on Thursday, February 23 at 1 p.m. The movie runs approximately 87 minutes and is rated “PG”. More...

GCAA Intramural Basketball Playoffs

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View From Here

THE VIEW FROM HERE

Trump and Congress

One significant aspect of the transition to the Trump Administration is how the newly inaugurated President will interface with the recently elected Congress.  More...