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.

March 28, 2010

Nancy Wanzenberg

Nancy Wanzenberg, 85, of Larchmont, passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2010. Beloved wife of Fritz Wanzenberg (deceased); mother to Fred (Viola), Kim, Mark and Cary (Peter) and grandmother to …read more…

March 27, 2010

Leo Mattioli

Leonida (Leo) Mattioli, 84 of Mamaroneck, NY died on March 24, 2010 at Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle. Born in Bologna, Italy on September 2, 1925 to the …read more…

March 27, 2010

Edwin S. Brown

Edwin S. Brown of New York City, and former resident of Larchmont, died on March 14th after a long illness.

Mr. Brown was the beloved husband of Florence, devoted father …read more…

March 26, 2010

Paul J. Abrahamsen

Paul J. Abrahamsen, a long time resident of Larchmont and Mamaroneck, died peacefully on March 25, 2010.

He was the devoted son of Tobias and Mary (nee McCormack). He served …read more…

March 25, 2010

Hastings Superintendent to Lead Mamaroneck Schools

Dr. Robert Shaps has been selected as the next superintendent of the Mamaroneck School District.

Dr. Robert Shaps, superintendent of schools in Hastings-on-Hudson, is expected to become the new superintendent of the Mamaroneck School District on July 1, replacing Dr. Paul Fried. Dr. Shaps will …read more…

March 25, 2010

Larchmont's Tentative Budget Would Hike Taxes 3.14%

Village of Larchmont’s tentative budget for 2010-2011, if implemented, would raise taxes 3.14%. That’s slightly higher than last year’s tentative figure of 2.44%, but still one of the lowest in …read more…

March 25, 2010

Hmx Counselor On Leave Since 2007 No Longer on Payroll

Two counselors who were placed on administrative leave in October 0f 2007 no longer appear in the budget for 2010-2011. Elizabeth Denhoff and Haruko Hirose, both tenured guidance counselors …read more…

March 25, 2010

TOM Board Weighs Alternatives for Costly Water Project

At its St. Patrick’s Day meeting on March 15, the Mamaroneck Town Board heard from State Assemblyman George Latimer on possible impacts of Albany’s budget and took further steps on …read more…

March 25, 2010

School Board Dissects Details of Proposed Budget

In their first all-day lreview of SuperintendentPaul Fried’s recommended budget for 2010-2011, members of the Mamaroneck School Board expressed concern over particular cuts, but no one suggested adding money …read more…

March 25, 2010

Larchmont Tab for Nor’easter Pegged at $294K

$293,656. That’s the estimate of damage and expenses incurred by the Village of Larchmont during the March 13 nor’easter and its aftermath, according to Larchmont Police Chief John Poleway.

All …read more…

March 25, 2010

Manor Park Seeks Help to Recover From Storm

The wild nor’easter that sent waves crashing onto Larchmont’s Manor Park on March 13 left $150,000 to $200,000 in damages to sea walls, walkways, benches and other concrete. That was …read more…

March 25, 2010

Learn to Live Greener: Larchmont-Mamaroneck Green Expo, Apr 24

Have you wondered about whether solar panels could really save you money? Do the numbers on the bottom of your plastic recyclable bottles still confuse you? Have you always …read more…

March 25, 2010

New Mamaroneck Library Rises; Fundraising Continues


The new wing is rising and significant progress has been made in the total renovation ongoing at the Mamaroneck Public Library at 136 Prospect Avenue in Mamaroneck Village.

Winter snow …read more…

March 25, 2010

Mamaroneck Parking Meters Go Into Effect Mar 31

Get out those quarters, nickels and dimes if you want to park on Myrtle Boulevard, Madison Avenue or Fifth Avenue in the Town of Mamaroneck.

A March 25 release from …read more…

March 25, 2010

Hmx Rox Raises $3000 For Cultural Arts

Who would have guessed that an opera singer could get an audience of middle schoolers to gleefully join in a rousing chorus? It can happen if it’s “operatic rap.”

The …read more…

March 25, 2010

Two Larchmonters Go Bald to Raise Thousands For Cancer Research

Michael and xxDaum show off his new shave.

Two Larchmont men were among the 531 men, women and children who raised over $530,000 for cancer research by shaving their heads at a March 6 St. Baldrick’s celebration.

The …read more…

March 25, 2010

Isaiah Sheffer's New Play About Isaac Bashevis Singer!

A sneak preview at the the Emelin Theatre on April 22, features excerpts from Dreamers & Demons, a new play about Isaac Bashevis Singer by Isaiah Sheffer, host of National …read more…

March 25, 2010

PR: Pet Pantry Warehouse Opens in Larchmont

The Pet Pantry Warehouse, an independent and local retailer with strong emphasis on healthy and holistic foods and products, has announced the opening of its newest location at 2444 Boston …read more…

March 25, 2010

Lauren Groveman's Buttermilk Pancakes with Berries

If you like pancakes, you’ll adore these. Tender and truly ethereal, I can’t count how many times I’ve made them and each time I hear the same words from those …read more…

March 25, 2010

Sharkeys Cuts For Kids Closes on Boston Post Rd

Sharkeys Cuts For Kids Closes on Boston Post Rd

Snip-its Haircuts for Kids on Central Avenue, the premier children’s hair salon in Westchester, is offering $5 off …read more…