Car Crash Claims Another Garden City Teen's Life
A community still reeling from the tragic death of Michelle Thompson, hit by a car Dec. 19 while walking across Rockaway Avenue, now finds itself mourning for another Garden City High School student, 15-year-old Alison Reilly, killed in a car accident on Nassau Blvd. Dec. 23.
A Year in Review
After serving the Town of Hempstead in some capacity for more than two decades, Supervisor Rich Guardino officially announced his intention to resign as town leader during a press conference at Hofstra University Monday, Jan. 13. The supervisor officially stepped down during the Jan. 28 town meeting. He left the political world to become executive dean of the Hofstra University Scott Skodnek Business Development Center.
Garden City Athletic Club News
The Garden City Athletic Club (GCAC) will be sponsoring indoor baseball clinics on the following Sundays: Jan. 25 and Feb. 1, 8 and 15. The Village of Garden City has limited the GCAC's time to 30-minute sessions on these dates (from 6:30 to 7 p.m.). The GCAC asks for everyone's cooperation in arriving early enough to be warmed up and ready to begin instructions promptly at 6:30 p.m. The sessions are free and open to all Garden City residents between the ages of 8 and 18. Please call Tony Colantonio at 248-8525 for more information and to register.
Recreation Department News
The recreation department has tickets on consignment for the following shows at the Nassau Coliseum:
Holiday Sanitation Collection Schedule
From the Mayor's Office