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A bust honoring Alexander Turney Stewart -- the

A bust honoring Alexander Turney Stewart -- the founder of the village of Garden City -- is located between the Garden City Public Library and the LIRR tracks, as seen on Aug. 9, 2011. Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

The village of Garden City was founded in 1869 by multimillionaire Alexander Turney Stewart. The village and surrounding areas with similar names (East Garden City, Garden City Park, Garden City South) are home to attractions like Nunley's Carousel, the Cradle of Aviation and Roosevelt Field, the site of Charles Lindbergh's historic solo cross-Atlantic nonstop flight.
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A view of St. Paul's School, a former
Photo Credit: Newsday/Karen Wiles Stabile

A view of St. Paul's School, a former Episcopal boys boarding school in Garden City. (July 6, 2010)

The exterior of the The Garden City Hotel,
Photo Credit: Jason Andrew

The exterior of the The Garden City Hotel, which offers upscale lodging on Seventh Street in Garden City. (Dec. 9, 2010)

Flowers and crystal chandeliers adorn rooms used for
Photo Credit: Jason Andrew

Flowers and crystal chandeliers adorn rooms used for weddings and special events at The Garden City Hotel in Garden City. (Dec. 9, 2010)

The lobby of The Garden City Hotel, which
Photo Credit: Jason Andrew

The lobby of The Garden City Hotel, which is on Seventh Street in Garden City. (Dec. 9, 2010)

Retail, commercial, industrial and manufacturing establishments cannot be
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

Retail, commercial, industrial and manufacturing establishments cannot be open for business from midnight to 6 a.m. under a law passed, 8-0, at a June 6, 2013, Garden City board meeting. (Aug. 9, 2011)

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is
Photo Credit: Newsday/Danielle Finkelstein

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is based at Adelphi University in Garden City.

A bust honoring Alexander Turney Stewart -- the
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

A bust honoring Alexander Turney Stewart -- the founder of the village of Garden City -- is located between the Garden City Public Library and the LIRR tracks, as seen on Aug. 9, 2011.

Garden City, despite its name, is a village
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

Garden City, despite its name, is a village with a bustling downtown. (Aug. 9, 2011)

A sign at Garden City High School advertises
Photo Credit: Newsday/Karen Wiles Stabile

A sign at Garden City High School advertises a school budget vote.

The Garden City Long Island Rail Road station
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

The Garden City Long Island Rail Road station shares a parking lot with the library on Seventh Street. (Aug. 9, 2011)

The Garden City Long Island Rail Road station
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

The Garden City Long Island Rail Road station shares a parking lot with the library on Seventh Street. (Aug. 9, 2011)

Garden City is home to Museum Row, which
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

Garden City is home to Museum Row, which includes the Nassau County Firefighters Museum, The Cradle of Aviation, Nunley's Carousel and the Long Island Children's Museum. (Aug. 9, 2011)

A father and his sons explore a helicopter
Photo Credit: Michael E. Ach

A father and his sons explore a helicopter at the Cradle of Aviation Museum in the Reckson Center in East Garden City. (Sept. 18, 2010)

Garden City is home to Museum Row, which
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

Garden City is home to Museum Row, which includes the Nassau County Firefighters Museum, The Cradle of Aviation, Nunley's Carousel and the Long Island Children's Museum. (Aug. 9, 2011)

Garden City is home to Museum Row, which
Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

Garden City is home to Museum Row, which includes the Nassau County Firefighters Museum, The Cradle of Aviation, Nunley's Carousel and the Long Island Children's Museum. (Aug. 9, 2011)

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