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Additional Assessment Relief Authorized for Sandy Victims Legislation has been adopted to authorize assessment relief for nearly 3,000 properties impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
Is racial profiling justified?
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy, D-NY, center in the red coat, and Joyce Gorycki, center left, hang wreaths at the Long Island Rail Road station in Garden City, N.Y., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the shooting rampage that took the lives of both of their husbands aboard a Long Island Rail Road commuter chain.
New York Communities for Change took Hempstead residents on a "Freedom Ride" bus trip through Garden City before a rally Tuesday on the steps of Garden City Village Hall to highlight the lack of affordable housing in the affluent and predominantly white village.
"Diamonds in the Rough" is an original musical production written and directed by Garden City residents Brad and Ruby Gustavson.
Village officials said they are "extremely disappointed" in a U.S. District Court ruling handed down Friday that states a 2004 Garden City zoning ordinance intentionally discriminated against minorities in an attempt to keep them from living in the village and intend to file an appeal "at the earliest possible time."
Christmas Tree Lighting Dec. 8: On Sunday, Dec. 8, the Garden City Chamber of Commerce will sponsor its 59th Village Tree Lighting Ceremony, beginning promptly at 3:30 p.m. on the Village Green .
In this Dec. 17, 1993 file photo, accused Long Island Railroad gunman Colin Ferguson, center, is led into a courtroom by officers for a procedural hearing at the Nassau County Court House in Uniondale, N.Y. On Dec. 7, Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.
For some people, giving back provides an inherent reward through the simple satisfaction of helping others.
Veteran hotel developer Sam Chang is in contract to purchase a 10,000-square-foot Midtown West parking lot for north of $30 million, The Real Deal has learned.
Residents can drop off new, unwrapped toys through Dec 22 at the office, 1812 Middlebelt, south of Ford.
Board approval of a volunteer firefighter, approval of more than $400,000 in tax certiorari settlements, acceptance of an $80,000 maintenance bond to replace the boiler at the Village Yard and a bid award totaling $657,981 for the purchase of a new piece of fire apparatus are among the topics included on tonight's Garden City village board agenda.
The following information was supplied by the Lynbrook Police Department. A criminal charge is an accusation, and does not indicate a conviction.
After a string of residential burglaries in Garden City, village police offer the following recommendations to help safeguard your home: If you have an alarm use it at all times, even if you are leaving the residence for a few minutes.
Those notified by mail of running a red light at an intersection are also sent a photo of the alleged infraction as well as a link to watch a video of any transgression.