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.


August 25, 2009

Barbara Grant Kelly

Mrs. Barbara Grant Kelly, 75, of Mamaroneck, previously of Larchmont. Loving wife of the late Thomas K. Kelly. Sister of Constance, Dorothy, Richard and Douglas. Mother of three, grandmother of …read more…

August 23, 2009

Wilbur M. Gershenson

Wilbur M. Gershenson, M.D., a Larchmont resident, died August 15th of complications following surgery at a New York Hospital. He was 92, born in New York, NY to Frances Gershenson …read more…

August 20, 2009

Board Should Air All Public Sessions On TV & Online

Portions of Town of Mamaroneck Board meetings are shown by LMC-TV. But significant portions of public sessions, e.g. “work sessions,” are not shown, and some substantive discussions among board members …read more…

August 19, 2009

Helen M. Jennings

Helen M. Jennings was born in New York City in 1928 to Delia Hennigan and Patrick McLoughlin. She was raised in Riverdale and graduated from Sacred Heart High School in …read more…

August 19, 2009

Patrick J. Boyle

Patrick J. Boyle of Mamaroneck, NY died August 16, after a long battle with cancer. He was born on September 16, 1927 to Anne Gallagher Boyle and Cornelius Boyle. Patrick …read more…

August 18, 2009

Elvira Grande

Elvira Grande (nee Bilotta), of Larchmont, died August 17, 2009 at age 82. Born July 27, 1927 in Italy, she came to the United States in 1947. Elvira worked as …read more…

August 13, 2009

Plans Unveiled for Palmer Avenue Upgrade

At long last, Larchmont is moving ahead on a renovation of Palmer Avenue. At its August 10 meeting, the Larchmont Village Board reviewed preliminary plans for Palmer; approved a resolution …read more…

August 13, 2009

Will Westchester Housing Lawsuit Hit Larchmont?

Will a proposed settlement between the federal government and Westchester County over affordable housing impact Larchmont? “I think we have to wait and see exactly how the legislature handles it,” …read more…

August 13, 2009

TOM Nixes Parking on Maxwell, Requires Key Boxes

The Mamaroneck Town Board held two public hearings, passed two new laws and tabled another for two months at its August 12 meeting. Supervisor Valerie O’Keeffe also reported, briefly, on …read more…

August 13, 2009

$10K Reward For Info on Spina Murder

The family and friends of Stephen Spina, the Mamaroneck man found murdered in his Mamaroneck Village apartment in 2007, is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest …read more…

August 13, 2009

Have You Seen This Dog?

Marco, a 12-pound poodle-Jack Russell terrier mix, has gone missing, and his heartbroken owner has asked the Gazette for help in finding him.

On August 1, Gerson Lopez …read more…

August 13, 2009

Library Children’s Room Reaches Fund Raising Goal

The thermometer on the lawn of the Larchmont Library now celebrates the good news: the Children’s Room Renovation fundraising goal of $2.7 million has been reached, thanks to the generous …read more…

August 13, 2009

Stay-cation II: Five-Part Fun at Robert Moses State Park and Fire island

Longing to be at the ocean but not in the mood to laze on a beach all day? By driving a mere twenty minutes past Jones Beach to Robert Moses …read more…

August 13, 2009

Stay-cation III: Turn Your Backyard Into a Fountained Getaway

If you’re home in Larchmont this August with no tickets to Europe, you can still get a snapshot of you in front of a fanciful fountain. It won’t be Trevi, …read more…

August 13, 2009

Pixel Sailors Debut at Green Fleet Regatta

Pixels – not the photo kind, the sailboat kind – competed for the first time in the Larchmont Shore Club’s annual Green Fleet Regatta. Novice level sailors ages 11 to …read more…

August 13, 2009

Career Doctor: I’ve Been Fired!

Dear Career Doctor: Today I learned that my job that I had for 20 years has been terminated. Where do I begin – it is a very stressful situation – …read more…

August 9, 2009

Gabriel V. Fay

Gabriel V. Fay, a resident of Larchmont for 50 years, passed away peacefully following a long illness at Calvary Hospital on August 5, 2009. He was 80 years old. He …read more…

August 8, 2009

John “Jack” Mayne

John “Jack” Mayne, of Mamaroneck, died August 7, 2009 at age 80. Born July 28, 1929 in Brooklyn to John & Sarah Mayne. He served in the Navy during the …read more…

August 6, 2009

The Art of Watering

This is not a typical summer for Larchmont. Due to one of the wettest Junes on record, we are seeing green lawns and generally lush plants in July and the …read more…

August 6, 2009

Phyllis J. Karno

Phyllis J. Karno, 51, of Larchmont, and a native of New London, CT, died suddenly on August 3. She was the beloved wife of Paul Burstyn, cherished and dedicated mother …read more…