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 20, 2010

Career Doctor: Picking A College Major

Hi Career Doctor!

I’m currently finishing up my junior year and I keep second-thinking my major. I know for certain that I plan to major in Spanish, but I can’t …read more…

May 20, 2010

Florence Anton

Florence Anton died on May 16, 2010 after a short illness. A lifelong resident of Larchmont, she worked for many years in NYC and CT as an administrative assistant.

Funeral …read more…

May 16, 2010

Voting Yes on the Mamaroneck School Budget

For the past six months, I and a small group of concerned taxpayers have spent tens of hours reviewing the proposed budget. We educated ourselves by analyzing each budget since …read more…

May 16, 2010

Former Critic Supports This Budget

As a parent and homeowner who has often taken a critical stance towards the annual school budget increases, especially during the go-go” years 2002-2007, I would like to commend the …read more…

May 15, 2010

Synthetic Field Slides In While We Cut 54 Positions & Raise Taxes

I read in the Gazette that the (divisive) synthetic field project has quietly progressed in spite of a budget that has struggled along, terminating 54 district employees including 10½ teachers …read more…

May 15, 2010

Frank D. Karlebach

Frank D. Karlebach, passed away May 13, 2010 at age 86. Born November 20, 1923 in Manheim, Germany to Hugo and Charlotte (Weil) Karlebach. Frank served in the US Army …read more…

May 15, 2010

Grace Lamantia

Grace Lamantia, passed away May 9, 2010 on her 95th birthday at Greenwich Hospital. Born Grace Agresta May 9, 1915 in New Jersey to Louis and Grace Agresta. She was …read more…

May 14, 2010

Ellen F. Cassidy

Ellen F. Cassidy died on May 12, 2010. Born to Grinnell Bent and Ellen Bergin Bent in Fort Greene, Brooklyn on February 4, 1925. She moved to Larchmont in 1961. …read more…

May 13, 2010

Larchmont Starts Implementing Consolidation Study Ideas

At their May 10 public meeting, the Larchmont Village Board pledged immediate action on the first two recommendations of the Tri-Municipal Report on Consolidation and Shared Services Task Force, …read more…

May 13, 2010

Larchmont Umbrella Sales, OK; Banners & Street Closings, Maybe Not

A good portion of the Monday, May 10 meeting of the Larchmont Village Board focused on local businesses. Responding to concerns and complaints about the look of Larchmont’s many empty …read more…

May 13, 2010

Tenure Goes to 46, Schools Pick Virgin Rubber for New Field

At its May 11 meeting, the Mamaroneck School Board selected “virgin rubber” as infill for the high school’s new artificial turf field and considered whether and how to charge fees …read more…

May 13, 2010

MHS English Teacher Resigns Despite Student Support

Despite the strenuous advocacy of her students, Mamaroneck High School English teacher Jennifer Rosenzweig was not on a list of staff recommended for tenure by the superintendent. The list, …read more…

May 13, 2010

Bob Cohen to Challenge Suzi Oppenheimer for NY Senate

Bob Cohen

In one of the races that will determine whether or not the GOP retakes control of the New York State Senate this November, Scarsdale resident Bob Cohen, 55, has been …read more…

May 13, 2010

Larchmont Stockbroker Admits Theft; Will Repay $240,000

Larchmont stock broker Michael Mollin, 42, plead guilty on Tuesday, May 10 to grand larceny in the second degree, a felony. According to the Westchester County District Attorney’s office, he …read more…

May 13, 2010

Hampshire Members Vote To Sell Club

Current members of the Hampshire Country Club in Mamaroneck voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday, May 10 to approve the sale of the club to NWR Acquisitions, LLC, for $12.1 million, according …read more…

May 13, 2010

9 Nominees Vie for 9 Selection Committee Seats

This week, the Committee for the Selection of Mamaroneck School Board Nominees announced its slate of candidates nominated to fill three-year terms on the committee itself. In recent years, …read more…

May 13, 2010

Mummas: His & Her Larchmont Trustees Honored For Years of Service

Both Richard and Mary Ann Mumma were trustees on the Larchmont Village Board, he in the 70s, she in the late 90s. Both have volunteered in numerous other capacities since …read more…

May 13, 2010

NY Senate to Vote on Independent Redistricting Committee

Editor’s Note: Senator Oppenheimer has co-sponsored legislation on redistricting reform in the past, but this is the first time it has been moved out of committee and the first time …read more…

May 13, 2010

Elaine Weingarten Appointed Director of At Home on the Sound

Aging-in-Place Organization to Begin Operations June 1

At Home on the Sound, a grassroots effort to help Larchmont and Mamaroneck residents stay in their own homes as they grow older, …read more…

May 13, 2010

MHS Students Jam For Sudan

The bands and the fans braved the cold – and later the dark – to perform and cheer at Jam for Sudan, a fundraiser hosted by the Mamaroneck High School …read more…