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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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  • 50 years ago: 24th person killed in crash on Harford roads

    As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, November 15, 1962: Harford's fatality rate rose to 24 people with a crash this week 50 years ago in Aberdeen. Helen Harris, 47 of Garden City Park, N.Y., died instantly when the car in which she was...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • All-Metro Girls Lacrosse: First Team

    All-Metro Girls Lacrosse: First Team
    Corinne Etchison McDonogh, sr., attack •Strong, crafty offensive quarterback tough to stop on the crease; had 42 goals, 24 assists •Scored Eagles' first six goals in IAAM AConference title victory •Under Armour All-American; signed...
  • 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,...
  • 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...
  • Deborah S. Edelman, writer

    Deborah S. Edelman, writer
    Deborah S. Edelman, an author and writer who wrote widely on health issues and established Public Health Media Inc., died Nov. 10 of metastatic breast cancer at her Mount Washington home. She was 51. Dr. Edelman, who kept her maiden name, was born and...
  • Penn Station's architect designed terminals in Hoboken, Scranton

    I repeated a blooper in my recent column on the 100th anniversary of Baltimore's Pennsylvania Station that was caught by a sharp-eyed Roland Park resident and lawyer, John C. Murphy, who comes from a family of Baltimore architects. I had stated with...
  • Hurricane Relief Volunteer Charged With Sex Abuse Of Woman At Shelter

    Hurricane Relief Volunteer Charged With Sex Abuse Of Woman At Shelter
    A man was arrested Sunday afternoon on sex abuse charges after he inappropriately touched a woman who was seeking shelter at a hurricane relief center on Long Island. Police say 25-year-old Anthony Henry of Roosevelt was volunteering to assist the Red...
  • Nassau Coliseum Vote

    Nassau Coliseum Vote
    Polling places in Nassau County, Long Island closed at 9PM despite the pleas from some voters to stay open longer. The county's Board of Elections cited paying overtime for workers and security in a bond referendum election that has cost the county $2.2...
  • Handcrafted art glass pendant changes colors

    Handcrafted art glass pendant changes colors
    Handcrafted art glass featuring changing looks, WAC Lighting’s new Mojo is a planetary red-orange color by day and glows into a blue-green at night when charged. Perfect for children’s rooms, Mojo will delight all ages. After charging for just...