New Blood From Within

Former high school principal named new assistant superintendent Nanine McLaughlin was recently named the new assistant superintendent for human resources and leadership development. McLaughlin was...

Fencing To The Hilt

Zach Ortiz enters senior year as Nassau County Gold Medal winner   Zach Ortiz is really good at fencing. Earlier this year, he captured the Nassau...

Western Property Owners Scholarship Award Winners

Annually, the Western Property Owners Association (WPOA) awards two students with a scholarship. These students are recognized for being active in community service and...

Lax Player Finishes On A High Note

When Joe Scattareggia was awarded the James C. Metzger Lacrosse Award in the finals of the 2019 Section VIII Nassau County high school boys’...

Riding A Wave Of Aquatic Excellence

Swimmer Jake Newmark excels on county and state level   Jake Newmark had quite the swim season to wrap up his junior year. Among the accolades...

Communications Queen Retires

Dr. Catherine Knight bids farewell to school district The Class of 2019 commencement ceremony held on Saturday, June 29, was Dr. Catherine Knight’s last day...

Starting A New Chapter

District administrator retires after three decade-plus career   When Dr. Maureen Appiarius was hired back in 2015 to replace Dr. Fino Celano as the Garden City...

Shaping The Middle

Beloved principal closes out 17-year chapter Shaping young minds is a crucial responsibility for an educator. For Dr. Peter Osroff, it is something he has...

Rifle Team Scores Bull’s Eye

In a word. the Garden City Rifle Team has enjoyed quite the resurrection. In Coach Kathy Dubuke’s first year, she started with a six-man...

Board Of Education To Put Budget Proposal To The Voters

The 2019-20 Garden City School District budget proposal that is set to be adopted on May 21 is the inaugural one for new superintendent,...