School News

School Board Registers DeVos Opposition

Editor’s Note: Betsy DeVos was confirmed as education secretary on Tuesday, Feb. 7, following a full Senate vote, which resulted in a 50-50 tie....

A New GCPS Record for All-County Musicians

Congratulations to 87 Garden City Public School students for being selected as 2017 All-County musicians – a new record for the school district! The...

Real Estate

Master Of The House On The First Floor

One of the aspects of aging that most people are eventually forced to concede to is the fact that ascending stairs becomes more of...

Historic Garden City Homes On Parade

A Victorian home that was originally erected in 1883 recently had the misfortune of coming under the wrecking ball despite the fact that the...

Garden City Area News



Fire & Police

Police Report Feb. 16-21, 2017

Feb. 16 A police aide observed a truck traveling south on Cherry Valley strike the train overpass and then flee the scene leaving debris in...

Rec News

Digging In The Dirt For Neighborhood Parks

The Garden City Department of Recreation and Parks Strategic Plan, a 54-page document brimming with important steps to address aging inventory, not only focuses...

Opinion

Cell Tower Intrusions

We applaud Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino for publicly stating his opposition of RF radiation-emitting cellphone equipment (antennas/repeaters) in Oyster Bay residential...

Lindbergh 90 Years Later

Ninety years ago today, a U.S. Air Mail Pilot gunned the engine of his single-engine aircraft down the muddy dirt runway of Roosevelt Field. The...

Train In Vain

Jericho’s Milleridge Inn recently threw a party for wary commuters after yet another ungodly delay at Penn Station. Owners of the Inn dubbed the...

Columns

Bring In The Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a hummingbird feeding in your garden? I have and it is a fascinating sight. I knew very little about these...

Obituaries

Jocklyn Armstrong Carter

Jocklyn Armstrong Carter, longtime resident of Stewart Manor, died Feb. 21, 2017 at age 73. She was a dance writer for many publications, and...

Obituary: James J. Dolan

James J. Dolan, of Richmond, VA, and formerly of Garden City, died on Oct. 5 at the age of 79. Beloved husband of the...

Obituary: Joan Mary Burke

On May 24, 2015, longtime Garden City resident (1963-2005) and devoted parishioner of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church passed away. While raising a family, Joan...

Obituary: Ingeborg Biel

Ingeborg Biel, a beloved member of the Garden City, Stewart Manor and Floral Park communities, passed away peacefully after a short illness on Wednesday,...

Obituary: Jeffrey Ketcham

Jeffrey H. Ketcham of Hawley, PA (formerly of Garden City) passed away on Jan. 23. He was born in Mineola, the son of Frank...
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General News

Santino Boasts Of Budget Turnaround

Days after “closing the books” on its 2016 budget, the Town of Hempstead held a press conference to highlight the results of the financial...

Long Island Area News


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