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.

December 3, 2009

Who is Mamk's Ideal New Superintendent?

“Expectations are extremely high for Mamaroneck’s next superintendent” asserted the Leadership Profile Report to the Mamaroneck School Board by consultants from Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates (HYA) charged with helping …read more…

December 3, 2009

Instructional Coaches Support Good Teaching, Says District Official

Teaching matters. That was the message at the December 1 school board meeting, which focused on professional development and instructional coaches.

Sandwiched between the prior night’s meeting about budget …read more…

December 3, 2009

PR: Bill by Latimer, Paulin & Galef Nixes Member Items

New York State Assemblymembers Sandy Galef, Amy Paulin and George Latimer announced the introduction of their legislation which prohibits member items in the 2010-11 New …read more…

December 3, 2009

Tribute: CBS Colleague Remembers Producer Bernie Birnbaum

It’s hard to think of Bernie Birnbaum without smiling. He was very special to me and he taught me so much. (See: Bernard Birnbaum, CBS Award-Winning Producer, Dead at …read more…

December 3, 2009

Larchmont Triathletes Raise $370K+ For Barth Syndrome

Four local Larchmont Triathletes, competing as Team Will in honor of a local young man affected by a rare disorder called Barth Syndrome, finished the Arizona Ironman Triathlon on November …read more…

December 3, 2009

MHS Runners Are Tops at Turkey Trot

Runners from Mamaroneck High School won first place in both the men’s and women’s categories at the 41st annual Mamaroneck Turkey Trot on November 22. They competed in a pack …read more…

December 3, 2009

Mam'k Mites Win Turkey Classic Tourney

The Mamaroneck Mite Tigers, 2nd and 3rd graders from all four Mamaroneck elementary schools, won the Ramapo Saints Turkey Classic hockey tournament this weekend, November 27-29. The tournament is a …read more…

December 3, 2009

Local Teen Wins NY Spirit Award

Catherine van Eyck, a 15-year-old sophomore at Mamaroneck High School, was selected as this year’s winner of the Empire State Spirit “Rudy” Award at the 2010 Miss New York Teen …read more…

December 3, 2009

Westchester Chorale, 45, Celebrates American Song: Dec 12

The Westchester Chorale, an auditioned, avocational chorus of 50 men and women, is marking its 45th concert season with a Celebration of American Song on Saturday, December 12th at 4:30 …read more…

December 3, 2009

Career Doctor: Out of Work on Wall Street

Dear Career Doctor:

I have a friend who has been out of work for almost three years. He worked on the NYSE for 22 years and was a successful equities …read more…

December 3, 2009

PR: Two Larchmonters Create You&Me Cookie Co.

Have you tasted a JUMBLE?

This tasty and healthy chocolate chip cookie is appearing in gourmet markets all over Westchester County. Look for the sleek cellophane You&Me Cookie bag, containing …read more…

December 3, 2009

John Frederick Blazier, II

John F. Blazier, II, former longtime resident of Larchmont, died suddenly Friday, November 20, in Southbury, CT. He was 58. Previously, he resided in Woodbury, CT. Mr. Blazier was born …read more…

December 3, 2009

Kinesthesia Dances at Year 35 + Showcase of the Arts: Dec 3

For 35 years, Larchmont-Mamaroneck residents have been enjoying Kinesthesia, an evening of dancing choreographed by Mamaroneck High School students participating in the Performing Arts Curriculum Experience (PACE). This year will …read more…

December 2, 2009

Landmark Consumer Protection Bill Becomes Law

Legislation Safeguards Seniors Entering into Life Settlement Insurance Arrangements

Senator Suzi Oppenheimer (D-Mamaroneck) today thanked Governor Paterson for signing into law critically needed legislation, S.3655A (Breslin), which …read more…

December 2, 2009

Op-Ed: Schools Declaring Defeat on Finances?

What was this meeting all about? [Mamaroneck School District Budget Meeting, November 30 at the Hommocks Middle School]

I attended the meeting, and it is tough to classify exactly what …read more…

December 2, 2009

Oppenheimer Co-Sponsored Drunk Driver Law Signed

Senator Suzi Oppenheimer (D-Mamaroneck) is pleased to announce that legislation she co-sponsored, making it a felony to drive intoxicated with a child in the car, has been signed into law.

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December 2, 2009

Clara Poccia

Clara Poccia, a long time resident of Mamaroneck, NY, passed away peacefully in her home in Sparkill, NY on November 30, 2009. Formerly, Clara Zaccagnino; she was born in 1924 …read more…

December 2, 2009

Still Optimistic on NY Gay Marriage

Today the New York State Senate voted 38-24 against S4401, “An act to amend the domestic relations law, in relation to the ability to marry.” The bill would have given …read more…

December 1, 2009

William John Hunter

The family of William John Hunter mourns the loss of a devoted husband, wonderful father of five children and grandfather of ten. He passed away on November 29, 2009 at …read more…

November 30, 2009

Bernard Birnbaum, CBS Award-Winning Producer, Dead at 89

Bernard Birnbaum, an award-winning CBS News producer for legends like Walter Cronkite and Charles Kuralt and who was the senior producer for Kuralt’s landmark 1964 documentary on poverty “Christmas in …read more…