Gazette Ceases Publication: Donates Archives to LHS


In 2010, the Larchmont Gazette ceased publication. In 2011 the publishers donated all contents to the Larchmont Historical Society, which will continue to make the Gazette archives available online.



All inquiries should be addressed to the Larchmont Historical Society.


Sosua, Tropical Refuge From the Holocaust

Ruth Obernbreit Glass, of Larchmont, would never have been born – if not for a Dominican dictator who took in 700 European Jews during the dark days of the Holocaust …read more…

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Rockets Flare From Flint Park

On Sunday December 6th, Flint Park by the Hommocks Middle School was transformed into rocket launch central. Larchmont’s Cub Scout Pack 33, from the Tigers to Webelos, were given a …read more…

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Mamaroneck Avenue School Volunteers give Thanks and Dig into a New Community Garden

On November 21, a group of students, parents, teachers and members of the community gathered to put together raised beds for a new Mamaroneck Community Garden at Mamaroneck Avenue School.

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Sound Shore Chorale Sings Handel: Dec 20

When the Sound Shore Chorale presents Handel’s Messiah Part 1 on December 20th at 4:00 pm at the Presbyterian Church of New Rochelle, Larchmonter Iris Freed will be a member …read more…

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MHS Students to Serve Community on MLKing Day

On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 18, Mamaroneck High School students will be taking part in a nationwide initiative designed to celebrate Dr. King’s legacy of public service. …read more…

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TOM Prelim Budget Up 2.5%; Wittner Dissents

On December 2, the Mamaroneck Town Board approved a preliminary budget for 2010 with a 2.5% increase for Town residents. Councilwoman Phyllis Wittner was the sole dissenter.

The preliminary …read more…

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Remarkable Crowd Attends Remarkable School Budget Session

It was the Monday after Thanksgiving – a day when families typically feast on leftovers or circle the wagons to recover from house guests – and yet more than 150 …read more…

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Who is Mamk's Ideal New Superintendent?

“Expectations are extremely high for Mamaroneck’s next superintendent” asserted the Leadership Profile Report to the Mamaroneck School Board by consultants from Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) charged with helping …read more…

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Instructional Coaches Support Good Teaching, Says District Official

Teaching matters. That was the message at the December 1 school board meeting, which focused on professional development and instructional coaches.

Sandwiched between the prior night’s meeting about budget …read more…

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Tribute: CBS Colleague Remembers Producer Bernie Birnbaum

It’s hard to think of Bernie Birnbaum without smiling. He was very special to me and he taught me so much. (See: Bernard Birnbaum, CBS Award-Winning Producer, Dead at …read more…

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Larchmont Triathletes Raise $370K+ For Barth Syndrome

Four local Larchmont Triathletes, competing as Team Will in honor of a local young man affected by a rare disorder called Barth Syndrome, finished the Arizona Ironman Triathlon on November …read more…

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MHS Runners Are Tops at Turkey Trot

Runners from Mamaroneck High School won first place in both the men’s and women’s categories at the 41st annual Mamaroneck Turkey Trot on November 22. They competed in a pack …read more…

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Mam'k Mites Win Turkey Classic Tourney

The Mamaroneck Mite Tigers, 2nd and 3rd graders from all four Mamaroneck elementary schools, won the Ramapo Saints Turkey Classic hockey tournament this weekend, November 27-29. The tournament is a …read more…

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Local Teen Wins NY Spirit Award

Catherine van Eyck, a 15-year-old sophomore at Mamaroneck High School, was selected as this year’s winner of the Empire State Spirit “Rudy” Award at the 2010 Miss New York Teen …read more…

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Westchester Chorale, 45, Celebrates American Song: Dec 12

The Westchester Chorale, an auditioned, avocational chorus of 50 men and women, is marking its 45th concert season with a Celebration of American Song on Saturday, December 12th at 4:30 …read more…

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Kinesthesia Dances at Year 35 + Showcase of the Arts: Dec 3

For 35 years, Larchmont-Mamaroneck residents have been enjoying Kinesthesia, an evening of dancing choreographed by Mamaroneck High School students participating in the Performing Arts Curriculum Experience (PACE). This year will …read more…

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Bernard Birnbaum, CBS Award-Winning Producer, Dead at 89

Bernard Birnbaum, an award-winning CBS News producer for legends like Walter Cronkite and Charles Kuralt and who was the senior producer for Kuralt’s landmark 1964 documentary on poverty “Christmas in …read more…

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Larchmont Mayor Weighing US Senate Run

Is Larchmont’s mayor, Liz Feld, considering a run for the New York Senate seat now held by Kirsten Gillibrand? That’s what Sal Gentile of The Capital reported on Tuesday, …read more…

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Mamaroneck Priest Pleads Guilty to Groping

Updated November 24: According to a release from Mamaroneck Village Police, a 38-year-old visiting priest from Ecuador formerly serving at St. Vito’s Church in Mamaroneck Village pled guilty on Friday, …read more…

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Pedestrian Struck on Chatsworth Bridge

A 48-year-old New Rochelle male pedestrian was struck by a car on the Chatsworth Avenue Bridge in Larchmont at around 7:25 pm on Thursday, November 19, according to a release …read more…

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