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Garden City (Nassau, New York)

Garden City (Nassau, New York)
Thousands of years before tree-lined streets stretched past graceful, formal homes, the place that would become Garden City sat in the heart of the Hempstead Plains, the only prairie east of the Mississippi River.
Photo: Stewart Avenue, Garden City, One of the Finest Suburban Streets in the Country (Photo from "Long Island To-day" by Frederick Ruther, 1909)
Thousands of years before tree-lined streets stretched past graceful, formal homes, the place that would become Garden City sat in the heart of the Hempstead Plains, the only prairie east of the Mississippi River.
Photo: Stewart Avenue, Garden City, One of the Finest Suburban Streets in the Country (Photo from "Long Island To-day" by Frederick Ruther, 1909)
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  • Robert T. Brown, Veterans Administration executive

    Robert T. Brown, Veterans Administration executive
    Robert T. Brown, a retired Veterans Administration executive, died Aug. 25 at the Edenwald Retirement Community in Towson after suffering a fall earlier in the summer. He was 96. Born in Jamaica on Long Island, N.Y., he attended the St. Paul's School...
  • Peter W. Higgins, landscaper

    Peter Wyckoff Higgins, a landscape designer and owner of an outdoors construction firm, died Aug. 31 of complications from diabetes complications at his Reisterstown home. He was 64. Born in New York City and raised in Buck Hill Falls, Pa., and in Garden...
  • Girls lacrosse: McDonogh routs Garden City in MD-NY Challenge

    Girls lacrosse: McDonogh routs Garden City in MD-NY Challenge
    Shortly after the final whistle in the Maryland-New York Challenge on Saturday, strong winds and heavy rain swept across the St. Paul's School for Girls' home field in Brooklandville. The storm that McDonogh unleashed on Garden City in the final game...
  • No. 1 McDonogh routs New York power Garden City, 20-9

    No. 1 McDonogh routs New York power Garden City, 20-9
    Shortly after the final whistle in the Maryland-New York Challenge on Saturday, strong winds and heavy rain swept across the St. Paul's School for Girls' home field in Brooklandville. The storm that No. 1 McDonogh unleashed on Garden City in the final...
  • Lacrosse Game of the Week: No. 3 Century girls (12-0) at No. 1 McDonogh (13-0)

    Lacrosse Game of the Week: No. 3 Century girls (12-0) at No. 1 McDonogh (13-0)
    When: Monday, 4 p.m. Coaches: Becky Groves, Century; Chris Robinson, McDonogh PLAYERS TO WATCH Century: Alice Mercer, Sr., M; Angela Flister, Sr. A; Haley Bordner, Jr., M; Allison Remenapp, Jr., G; Kristen Yanchoris, Fr., D McDonogh: Taylor Cummings,...
  • Loyola College holds Mass to remember Parente

    Loyola College holds Mass to remember Parente
    The ritual of the Roman Catholic Mass provided a salve to the wound felt by more than 1,000 Loyola College students who gathered Tuesday night to remember their friend and classmate, Stephanie Parente. The 19-year-old Loyola sophomore's green crew jacket...
  • Long Island neighbors bewildered at death of family

    A wreath of bright flowers decorates the front door of the tidy white-brick house on First Street, across from the fairways of the Cherry Valley Club. Occasionally, someone comes by to drop off a bouquet, a note of condolence attached. The inhabitants...
  • Police describe methodical killings in hotel

    The phone in the Parentes' 10th-floor hotel room rang just before midnight. By then, a mother and two daughters staying there had been beaten and asphyxiated by the man who answered the phone. Not long after taking that call - from a college roommate of...
  • Executive profile: Thomas Motamed of CNA Financial

    Executive profile: Thomas Motamed of CNA Financial
    Thomas Motamed, fresh out of law school, found the legal profession too dry. So at a friend's suggestion, he tried another field he thought might be more interesting: peddling life insurance. But that got old fast. "I really didn't like sitting...
  • UFC 168: Gruesome injury for Silva

    UFC 168: Gruesome injury for Silva
    After months of intense buildup, the UFC middleweight title rematch between Chris Weidman and the man he defeated to win the belt in July, Anderson Silva, figured to have a memorable ending. But no one was expecting quite what went down Saturday night...
  • Search continues for man who shot 2 at N.Y. business, killing 1

    Police and the FBI continued a massive manhunt Thursday for the man who opened fire inside a  business on Long Island, killing one employee, critically injuring the company's chief executive and prompting the lockdown of nearby schools and a shopping...
  • Gov. Cuomo: Lowe's to Distribute Over 22,000 Thanksgiving Meals to Sandy Victims

    Gov. Cuomo: Lowe's to Distribute Over 22,000 Thanksgiving Meals to Sandy Victims
    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that Lowe’s will be distributing more than 22,000 traditional, family-style Thanksgiving meals from Boston Market to families in the hardest hit communities of Hurricane Sandy. These heat-and-serve dinners...