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.


January 3, 2010

Start the New Year Clean & Green

If your New Year’s resolutions list includes living a healthier and more environmentally sensitive life, but you’re intimidated by the cost and inconvenience of going green, here are some small …read more…

January 1, 2010

Peter J. Krey, Sr.

Peter J. Krey, Sr. of Rye, formerly of Mamaroneck, died December 30, 2009 at age 89. Born December 20, 1920 in Yugoslavia, he immigrated to the United States in 1929 …read more…

January 1, 2010

Barbara Rinaldi

Barbara Rinaldi, of White Plains, formerly of Mamaroneck, died December 30,2009, at age 63. Born November 8, 1946 to Michael and Rose Ramaglia.

Barbara worked for many years as a …read more…

December 31, 2009

Walter Lister

Walter Lister, a long-term Larchmont resident, newspaperman with the New York Herald Tribune for 17 years and producer with CBS News for 25 years, died on December 30, 2009.

He …read more…

December 30, 2009

Loucas Peter Hriston

Loucas Peter Hriston, of Larchmont, died December 29, 2009 at age 84. Born December 11, 1925 to Peter & Mae Hriston. He served in the US Army and later worked …read more…

December 28, 2009

Larchmont Nurse Delivers Baby – Curbside at Jacobi

At 12:30 pm on December 27, the Sunday after Christmas, Pamela Akukuma realized that labor had started. She wasn’t worried. As parents of a 22-month old, Ms. Akukuma …read more…

December 28, 2009

Henry J. Still

Henry J. Still, a longtime resident of Mamaroneck, died on December 26, 2009. He was 84 years old. Henry was born August 17, 1929 in Bronx, NY and for many …read more…

December 27, 2009

Should Duck Hunting Be Allowed Off Manor Park?

While walking my dogs in Manor Park today (50 degrees, sunny !) I was distressed to see three intrepid hunters, fully decked out in camouflage regalia, shooting ducks from a …read more…

December 24, 2009

Larchmont Turns Out in Support of Pelham Picture House

Larchmont residents populated the hugely successful event, which raised $200,000 for the capital campaign, thereby allowing the organization to begin unprecedented renovations to the historic theater.

The Picture House announced …read more…

December 23, 2009

James J. Juergens

James Joseph Juergens, 74, husband, father and grandfather, passed away on December 20. He was one of six children of Charles and Genevieve Juergens of New Rochelle.

He is survived …read more…

December 22, 2009

Delaney Elizabeth Smith

Delaney Elizabeth Smith suddenly on December 20, 2009. Beloved infant daughter of Tiffany and Thomas. Dear little sister of TJ and Brady. Cherished granddaughter of Richard and Kelley Orsini …read more…

December 21, 2009

Thanks For Support of Kemper Park & Ed Fund

Over the last ten years the Larchmont/Mamaroneck community has joined in support of Richard Kemper Park, and this holiday season we want to express our thanks for this. The park …read more…

December 21, 2009

Right Reverend Monsignor Joseph John Boyd

Right Reverend Monsignor Joseph John Boyd died December 20, 2009 at age 85. Born August 20, 1924 in Newark, Ohio to Johnson and Anna (nee Donovan) Boyd. A lifetime of …read more…

December 20, 2009

Rev. Msgr. Joseph P. Meehan

Rev. Msgr. Joseph P. Meehan, 81, died on December 18, 2009. Born in Yonkers on March 13, 1928, he was the son of Joseph and Winifred Kenny Meehan. He attended …read more…

December 18, 2009

Mary Ann Quaranta

Mary Ann Quaranta of Larchmont, NY, Dean Emerita of the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, and former President of the National Association of Social Workers, was a social …read more…

December 17, 2009

With Budget Tight, Schools Consider Facility Fee

Although the evening opened with recognition of student and staff honors, the economy and the school budget loomed large at the December 15 meeting of the Mamaroneck School Board.

“There …read more…

December 17, 2009

VOL to Get New Meters for Water, Parking

At their December 14 meeting, the Larchmont Village Board took steps to upgrade their meters – both for parking and for water.

Board members also heard from Mamaroneck Schools Superintendent …read more…

December 17, 2009

TOM Board Schedules Two Public Hearings: Parking Meters and Parking Spots

At its December 16 meeting, the Mamaroneck Town Board scheduled two public hearings (for parking in Washington Square), approved three bid proposals (for Memorial Park’s pump station, the Senior Nutrition …read more…

December 17, 2009

Schools Share Budget Woes With VOL Board

Mamaroneck Schools Superintendent Dr. Paul Fried was at the Larchmont Village Board meeting on Monday, December 14 for a discussion on the challenges in preparing a school budget for next …read more…

December 17, 2009

Judy Myers: Why I Voted Against the County Budget

While nine of my colleagues on Monday [December 14] approved Westchester County’s $1.8 billion 2010 budget, I was one of the eight County Legislators who voted against it.

My reasons …read more…