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.


May 27, 2010

Rye YMCA Board Taps Larchmont & Mamaroneck Residents

Two local residents were elected to the Rye YMCA’s Board of Directors at the Y’s Annual Dinner held May 13th at Apawamis Club. Larchmont’s Liz Fitzgerald and Village of Mamaroneck’s …read more…

May 27, 2010

Mamaroneck Public Library Adds a Bookmobile Stop

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The Mamaroneck Public Library, in cooperation with the Westchester Library System, announces a new stop on its bookmobile route. The Hispanic Resource Center will welcome the bookmobile at its new …read more…

May 27, 2010

Harbor Fest Returns to Mamaroneck Avenue June 6

The Mamaroneck Village Harbor Fest returns to its original location and one-day format on Sunday, June 6 – rain or shine from 11 am to 6 pm.

After a few …read more…

May 27, 2010

Ponies Coming to FASNY Spring Fair: June 5

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Ponies, ping pong balls, and patisserie will come together on June 5 from 11:30 to 3:30 at the Spring Fair of the French-American School of New York (FASNY).

FASNY, celebrating …read more…

May 27, 2010

Get a Haircut, Help Fund Research on Rare Disease: June 13

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Cut Out Mito is the hip sounding fundraiser being held on June 13 from 10 to 4 at Everything’s Hair Salon in Larchmont to benefit research into mitochondrial disease, an …read more…

May 27, 2010

Career Doctor: When You Don’t Know The Answer

Dear Career Doctor:

I have an interview next month with a merchant navy company. The application form asked for two references. I gave the names and addresses of two …read more…

May 22, 2010

Rupert “Adrian” Walters, III

Rupert “Adrian” Walters, III passed peacefully on May 20th, 2010 from cancer. Adrian was raised in Larchmont NY, attended Rye Country Day School, where he started his life-long love of …read more…

May 21, 2010

George Blizzard

George (Skip) Blizzard of Wingdale, NY died early morning on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 after a 6 month illness. He was 69 years old and a long time resident of …read more…

May 20, 2010

Mamaroneck School Budget Passes Easily: 66% Vote Yes

The smiles said it all: Superintendent Dr. Paul Fried and Board President Linnet Tse announced the results of the school budget vote on Tuesday evening, May 18.

The 2010-2011 budget for the Mamaroneck School District passed on Tuesday, May 18 with 66% of the vote. As noted by Superintendent Dr. Paul Fried, the “yes” vote carried in …read more…

May 20, 2010

Two Fire Trucks for $1M? Mamaroneck Will Vote June 22

At its May 19 meeting, the Mamaroneck Town Board approved borrowing close to three million dollars for capital improvements and set a public referendum for June 22 to authorize borrowing …read more…

May 20, 2010

Town & Village Take “Baby Steps” Toward Shared Detective Unit

At the end of a joint session of their boards, Mamaroneck Town Supervisor Valerie O'Keeffe and Larchmont Village Mayor Josh Mandell.

At their May 19 joint session to consider shared services and consolidation, it seemed unlikely that the Mamaroneck Town Council and the Larchmont Village Board could agree on any of …read more…

May 20, 2010

Business Block Parties May Be OK – With Early Planning

The restaurant owner who petitioned the Larchmont Village Board on May 10 to close Larchmont Avenue for a summer event has withdrawn that request, said Larchmont Mayor Josh Mandell at …read more…

May 20, 2010

Local Disaster Response Has Improved Since ’07 Floods

Teams from Larchmont/Mamaroneck, Westchester County and the Red Cross have made substantial progress in disaster response capabilities since the spring floods three years ago, speakers told a meeting of the …read more…

May 20, 2010

Chatsworth Gets New AP, Departments Highlight Goals

The big news on Tuesday night was the budget vote, but the Mamaroneck School Board met earlier in the evening to approve the hiring of an assistant principal …read more…

May 20, 2010

Gerkis & Diacovo Are Top Students of MHS Class of 2010

Valedictorian Catherine Gerkis, Mamaroneck High School Principal Dr. Mark Orfinger and Salutatorian Natalie Diacovo

Mamaroneck High School announced last week that Catherine Gerkis will be the valedictorian for the class of 2010, and Natalie Diacovo will be salutatorian. The two, who have both maintained …read more…

May 20, 2010

At Home on the Sound Starts Serving Seniors June 1

Sunday, May 16 marked the launch of At Home on the Sound, a new organization whose mission is to help Larchmont and Mamaroneck residents stay in their homes as they …read more…

May 20, 2010

LMC Honors Assemblyman Latimer – With Lots of Laughs

The audience thought they’d die laughing, that’s how funny some of the jokes were at LMC-TV’s Twentieth Annual Award Night at the Emelin Theater on Monday, May 17. It’s also …read more…

May 20, 2010

“Casablanca” Yields $90K for Schools, Bids Still Open

The spirit of Casablanca suffused the Orienta Beach Club on Saturday night, May 15th, as 300 Rick and Ilsa wannabees enjoyed the Mamaroneck Schools Foundation’s “Night in Casablanca” gala and …read more…

May 20, 2010

Washingtonville Housing Gala Raises $30K

Over 170 supporters gathered on May 6th to celebrate Washingtonville Housing Alliance’s 30th Anniversary and to honor Beverly Brewer-Villa, a founding member of the Mamaroneck-based organization that provides affordable rental …read more…

May 20, 2010

Kids for World Health Working on 5th African Clinic: May 23

Imagine being a patient who needs an operation, only to find a shortage of equipment and medicines to ensure a safe outcome? That’s the predicament Kids for World Health will …read more…