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.


Mam’k Schools Superintendent Will Retire Next Year

Mamaroneck Schools Superintendent Dr. Paul Fried announced on Thursday, July 9 that he will be retiring at the end of the coming school year, effective June 30, 2010.

“He is …read more…

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VOL Taps New & Former Trustee for Consolidation Group

With government budgets tight and revenues shrinking, consolidation of services has assumed a position of great urgency among elected officials in the area. The Larchmont Village Board took up the …read more…

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Larchmont Sprints at Flint, Ogles Fire Works at Manor Park

The big news on the Fourth of July was the weather: it didn’t rain. That allowed Larchmont families to take full advantage of the annual races at Flint Park in …read more…

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Storm Takes Toll on Larchmont Trees

Was it a tornado or a fierce storm that tore through the area late Tuesday evening, July 7?

Whatever the weathermen may call it, there’s no denying the strength of …read more…

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CAP Center Director Stepping Down After 36 Years

Beverly Brewer-Villa, executive director of the Mamaroneck Community Action Program Center for thirty-six years, is resigning, effective July 24. The CAP Center Advisory Board is inviting the community to join …read more…

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Got Money Questions? County Helpline Has Answers

Are money problems getting the best of you? Call the Financial Helpline.

Westchester County government and United Way are setting up a special two-day phone bank to answer your questions …read more…

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Better Fire Protection at What Cost: Study Suggests 10 Muni District

Fire protection could increase significantly if the Village of Larchmont were to form a consolidated fire district with nine other municipalities in Southern Westchester, as suggested by a study released …read more…

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Hiring Discrimination at Matsumoto? Suit, Protest & Possible Settlement

Was it a case of discrimination on the basis of race? Or was it some other factor that led to 17-year-old Abby Brammer, an African-American teen from Larchmont, not being …read more…

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With Senate Still Deadlocked, Feld & Oppenheimer Trade Barbs

New York senators, including Suzi Oppenheimer from Mamaroneck, are grappling with horrendous frustration and disappointment in Albany and increasingly strident criticism back home.

Things appeared to be clearing up …read more…

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Emergency Authorization to Remove MHS Auditorium Asbestos

Schools may be out for the summer, but the Mamaroneck Board of Education is still hard at work. In a special meeting on Friday, June 26, the board passed an …read more…

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New Tri-Muni Group To Study Possible Consolidations

Can the Town of Mamaroneck, Village of Larchmont and Village of Mamaroneck save money or improve services by sharing or consolidating functions? Looking for answers will be a new tri-municipal …read more…

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Life-Size Portraits Pay Tribute to First Responders

It was an artistic impulse, not a call to 911, that brought images of firefighters, police and emergency medical responders to storefronts throughout Larchmont and Mamaroneck this week.

The 25 …read more…

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Hundreds of Dolphins “Join” Larchmont Yacht Club

Diane Andersen reports, “We were out on our boat on Saturday, June 27 and saw a fabulous sight, hundreds of swimming and playing dolphins in Sound.” The dolphins were right …read more…

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Larchmont Power-lifter Tapped for Westchester Sports Hall of Fame

World champion power-lifter Robert Herbst of Larchmont is one of four county athletes who will be inducted into the Westchester Sports Hall of Fame in October. The others are: former …read more…

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MHS Graduation Marked More by Rain than by Speeches

Click here to see a larger version of the Graduation Slide Show. Photos by Island Photography

It has not rained during a Mamaroneck High School …read more…

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Rain Delays Parking Deck Opening

The Town of Mamaroneck Board agenda for June 17 called for public hearings to repeal one law, adopt another and amend a special permit. While there was almost no” public” …read more…

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Larchmonters Get Educated, Speak Out on Health Care Reform

As Congress debated details of national health care reform, a group of local residents met in a Larchmont home to discuss their own objections to the current system and to …read more…

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MHS Senior Prom & Chappy Prom Cover All The Bases

When Mamaroneck High School held its senior prom on June 12, there were balloons, ballgowns, tuxedos and all manner of dancing. Missing, however, were the seniors who play on the …read more…

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Lehman to Lead Hunger Task Force

Melinda Lehman, a Larchmont resident, has been appointed president of the Larchmont-Mamaroneck Hunger Task Force by its board of directors. Ms. Lehman will replace Carol Cauley, who has held the …read more…

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New Exec Director to Lead Hispanic Resource Center

Zoe M. Colon, MPA, 30, former program manager at the Carver Center in Port Chester, has been appointed executive director of the Hispanic Resource Center (HRC), a 10-year-old immigrant social …read more…

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