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 2, 2010

Helen E. Francella

On Friday, April 30, 2010, Helen E. Francella, 91, died in Yale New Haven Hospital. She lived in Guilford, CT, formerly of Larchmont, NY. Born Aug. 2, 1918 in Brooklyn, …read more…

April 29, 2010

Larchmont Village Final Budget Hikes Taxes 2.83%

The Village of Larchmont has received Moody’s highest bond rating. That was the good news at the Larchmont Village Board on Monday, April 26. Less happily, the board approved the …read more…

April 29, 2010

New Schools Superintendent to Earn $260,500

Mamaroneck’s incoming schools superintendent will get a raise from his old job, but will receive slightly less than the person he is replacing.

The Mamaroneck School District’s contract with its …read more…

April 29, 2010

MHS Students Still Working to Get Tenure for Teacher

Tenure decisions will be announced at the May 11 meeting of the Mamaroneck School Board. Forty-nine staff members are eligible, according to a list obtained by the Gazette through a …read more…

April 29, 2010

Pedestrians Hit Crossing Larchmont Avenue

Two Mamaroneck Town women were hit by a car as they were crossing Larchmont Avenue at Willow Avenue at around 9:15 pm on Tuesday, April 26, according to a release …read more…

April 29, 2010

Local Expo Raises Eco-Awareness


Many of them had never heard of “fracking”, or what it could do to New York’s drinking water. Most of them weren’t active organic gardeners, nor did they have plans …read more…

April 29, 2010

FBLA Wins State Chapter of the Year for Third Time

Ben Silverstein (center) is installed as recorder of New York State FBLA.

If the third time is a charm, then the Mamaroneck High School FBLA has just charmed New York State. For the third year in a row, the Mamaroneck High School …read more…

April 29, 2010

High School Students Distribute Mountain of Clothes

In their second annual community Clothes Closet, Mamaroneck High School students displayed and gave away even more items than they had in 2009 at the CAP Center in …read more…

April 29, 2010

MHS Seniors Do Urinetown: Satire + Conservation

Mamaroneck High School’s senior class presented the musical Urinetown last weekend with a cast of 71 actors, 4 musicians and 6 stage hands.

Urinetown is not an obvious choice for …read more…

April 29, 2010

Mission Accomplished: Girl Scouts Beautify Kemper Park

Girl Scouts pledge to do their best to do their duty to their country, often through community service projects. As part of Earth Week, several such projects were planned for …read more…

April 29, 2010

MHS Jazz Band is Tops at JazzFest - Again


From the Mamaroneck School District:

On Friday, April 17th, the Mamaroneck High School Jazz Band A took first place in the 7th annual Sleepy Hollow High School JazzFest. …read more…

April 29, 2010

Honor Mom by Helping Another Mom Make a House a Home

This Mother’s Day, Furniture Sharehouse is suggesting an alternative to buying flowers, chocolates or clothing. They recommend you honor Mom by making a financial donation to the Sharehouse and helping …read more…

April 27, 2010

Beware: Cars Being Towed at Lot Near MHS

I had an unfortunate incident on Saturday and I wondered how to prevent others from having the same experience.

I attended the senior musical at Mamaroneck High School, and, knowing …read more…

April 26, 2010

Robert W. Tait

Robert W. Tait, a resident of Mamaroneck for more than 40 years, died Friday, April 23, 2010 at the White Plains Hospital. He was 80 years old. Robert was a …read more…

April 26, 2010

Salomea Kwartin Ashner

Salomea Kwartin Ashner, a resident of Larchmont for more than 65 years, died Saturday, April 24, 2010. She was 92 years old. Salomea was born on June 12, 1917 in …read more…

April 23, 2010

Rasor Family Grateful, Humbled By Community Generosity

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

I want to express deep gratitude to everyone that helped make last Friday’s “Fire On Ice” event such a special night for my family. The …read more…

April 22, 2010

School Board Adopts $122M Budget, Appoints Superintendent

In contrast to the last half dozen budget sessions over the past three months, attendance was sparse on April 20 as the Mamaroneck School Board formally adopted the 2010-2011 budget …read more…

April 22, 2010

High School Field Renovation Waiting for Bids

With so much focus on next year’s budget, many may have lost sight of a project that has been flying under the radar: renovation of Memorial Field at Mamaroneck High …read more…

April 22, 2010

Mamaroneck: Prepare for Higher Water Rates

Water rates are going up and some residents are complaining about parking rates, which have already gone up. These were among the items addressed at the April 21 meeting of …read more…

April 22, 2010

Selection Committee Picks Pierson & Schoengood for School Board

The Committee For The Selection of School Board Nominees announced on Monday, April 19 that it has endorsed two candidates to run for the two seats up for election on …read more…