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 23, 2010

Alfonso Tarantino

Alfonso (Al) Tarantino, of Mamaroneck, died March 20, 2010 at age 52. Born January 9, 1958 in Carolei, Italy to Giovanni & Elvira (Greco) Tarantino. For many years Al worked …read more…

March 20, 2010

Margaret (Marge) Aflisio

Margaret (Marge) Aflisio, died March 18, 2010 at age 99. Beloved wife of the late John Aflisio. Loving mother of Marilyn Lamar. Grandmother of Sharon, Bobby, Bradley, and great grandmother …read more…

March 20, 2010

George H. Archer, Sr

George H. Archer, Sr., 81 of Mamaroneck, NY died on Thursday March 18 at White Plains Hospital. Mr. Archer was born on Christmas day in 1928 in White Plains, NY. …read more…

March 18, 2010

Details of Superintendent's Budget; Tax Increase is 2.81%

Mamaroneck Schools Superintendent Paul Fried unveiled his recommended budget on Tuesday, March 16, describing the 1.47% spending increase as “the lowest budget-to-budget increase in the history of the school district.”

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March 18, 2010

Officials Appeal For Help With Storm Damage

On Monday, March 15, local officials were seeking help from higher levels of government in dealing with continuing power outages and the costs of clearing trees and repairing storm damage.

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March 18, 2010

Tri-Muni Task Force: Mergers, Outsourcing Could Save $1M

Eschewing the ideal for the feasible, a tri-municipal task force looking into shared services for almost a year, unveiled seven major recommendations this week. The group says the initiatives could …read more…

March 18, 2010

Mamaroneck Town Board Reacts to Consolidation Study

Members of the Mamaroneck Town Board reacted this week to a report from the Tri-Municipal Shared Service/Consolidation Study Group. The group made seven major recommendations, including: the creation of a …read more…

March 18, 2010

Fierce Storm Topples Trees, Roils Sea

(Updated: March 14, 2010: 3:00 pm) A nor’easter slammed into the Sound Shore area on Saturday, March 13, bringing with it wild winds and a raging sea. Area homeowners braced …read more…

March 18, 2010

Storm Leaves Over 1000 Homes Without Power

The Town of Mamaroneck issued a second storm alert via e-mail and phone on Sunday, March 14, reporting on the number of homes without power and warning residents to …read more…

March 18, 2010

Hastings Superintendent a Finalist for Mamaroneck

Hastings-on- Hudson Schools Superintendent Dr. Robert Shaps has informed his staff and board that he is a finalist for the position of superintendent in Mamaroneck. In what he characterized as …read more…

March 18, 2010

Mamaroneck Stymied On Possible Hampshire Purchase

Updated Friday, March 19. Under increasing time pressure, Mamaroneck Town and Mamaroneck Village are continuing to pursue the possible purchase of Hampshire Country Club with help from a non-profit …read more…

March 18, 2010

Take the Poll: Should Mamaroneck Purchase Hampshire?

Hampshire Country Club fairway

If a public vote were held today on the following question, how would you vote:

Should the Town of Mamaroneck …read more…

March 18, 2010

A Final "Green" Meeting for Feld; VOL Election Attracts 127 Voters

Tuesday night’s Larchmont Village Board meeting included a colorful good-bye to outgoing Mayor Liz Feld and an agenda of “green” environmental items.

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March 18, 2010

A Delicate Balance: Quality Education & School Taxes

Public schools are at the epicenter of the economic crisis, leadership from the Rye Neck and Mamaroneck school districts told the Local Summit when it met at the Nautilus Diner …read more…

March 18, 2010

School District Authorizes Repairs to Collapsed Wall at Murray

In addition to hearing Dr. Paul Fried present the superintendent’s recommended budget on March 16, the Mamaroneck school board authorized emergency repairs to a retaining wall at Murray Avenue …read more…

March 18, 2010

Black Dolphin Swims Into Mamaroneck

A black dolphin that swam into a small cove adjacent to Hampshire Country Club on Thursday, March 18 attracted a crowd and a number of good Samaritans who attempted to …read more…

March 18, 2010

NY Assembly Passes

Legislation increases accountability and openness

Assemblyman George Latimer (D-Westchester, 91st A.D.) announced that a package of legislation intended to increase accountability of state and local governments passed the Assembly, helping …read more…

March 18, 2010

Pr: Lowey Announces $56K Grant for Mamaroneck Town Fire Dept

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (NY-18) today announced that the Town of Mamaroneck Fire Department will receive $56,505 from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to protect the safety of …read more…

March 18, 2010

PR: Oppenheimer's Mandate Relief Bills Pass Senate

Measures Reduce Unfunded Mandates and Provide Greater Flexibility to Contain Costs

Senator Oppenheimer outlines her education reform legislation in advance of the vote by the full …read more…

March 18, 2010

Charlotte K. Stadler

Charlotte K. Stadler, a long-time schoolteacher and mathematics specialist in the New Rochelle School District, died in her sleep Saturday, February 27, at her home in Larchmont New York, two …read more…