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.


May 28, 2009

Now's the Time to Plant Herbs

Where to Begin With Herbs for Your Garden?

For the last several years, I have grown the usual herbs – basil, rosemary, and thyme – in containers on the patio …read more…

May 28, 2009

Seniors from Two Generations Meet at “Prom”

Two groups of seniors – those graduating from Mamaroneck High School in a few weeks and those who left school many decades ago – gathered for a “senior prom” of …read more…

May 28, 2009

Unrequited Love At Work

Dear Career Doctor:

I work for a company and love my current position, however I recently was placed on a personal improvement plan. I was told this should have come …read more…

May 28, 2009

Annual Save the Children Tag Sale, May 30

Members of the Daum family are preparing for their 10th annual ‘Save The Children’ Tag Sale this May 30th, 2009. These tag sales have been held on the Daum front …read more…

May 26, 2009

William P. Murray

William P. Murray of Larchmont, NY died on May 22, 2009. He was 80 years old. William was born April 4, 1929 in New Rochelle, NY to the late John …read more…

May 26, 2009

Mary Louise Farrell

Mary Louise Farrell, of Larchmont, died peacefully at Hudson Valley Hospital on May 22. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, Mary Lou moved to Larchmont as a child and lived …read more…

May 26, 2009

Marian C. Aloia

Marian C. Aloia, a lifetime Mamaroneck resident, died May 24, 2009 at age 83. Born November 28, 1925 to Vito and Catherine (Spano) Paonessa. Marian worked as a Finance Supervisor …read more…

May 22, 2009

VOM Rape Suspect Under Arrest

Mamaroneck Village Police announced the arrest of Juan Antonio Hernandez, 30, a Mamaroneck Village resident, on a charge of rape in the second degree, a D felony.

Mr. Hernandez was …read more…

May 22, 2009

Murphy Drops Out of Supervisor Race

Tom Murphy announced on Friday, May 22 that he was dropping out of the race for supervisor in the Town of Mamaroneck.

He issued the following brief comment by …read more…

May 22, 2009

Three Teens Face Felony Charges for Manor Park Assault

(Updated: May 28, 2009) Larchmont Police Department detectives have arrested three youths in the May 8, 2009 assault against a Mamaroneck High School student near Manor Park.

Public Information Officer …read more…

May 21, 2009

Park Attack May Have Occurred Before Police Called

More details are emerging from unofficial sources about the timing and cause of an altercation that led to an MHS junior having his jaw broken in Manor Park on …read more…

May 21, 2009

VOL Trustee Leaves to Join US Treasury

Jim Millstein has resigned from the Larchmont Village Board as of Sunday, May 17 to join the United States Treasury Department as its “Senior Restructuring” officer. Friday, May …read more…

May 21, 2009

Larchmont Native To Head Centers for Disease Control

The Obama administration has recruited another Larchmonter to fill a critical post. Thomas Frieden, who grew up in Larchmont, is leaving his current position as head of New York City’s …read more…

May 21, 2009

School Chairs Reveal Work Behind the Teaching

Establishing benchmarks for music, determining essential skills for different levels of English, refining syllabi for Regents science courses and addressing the challenge of teaching ideas and not just assigning tasks. …read more…

May 21, 2009

Chamber Finds Affordable Health Coverage

Larchmont businesses will be able to purchase health insurance coverage for as little as $355.67 a month for their employees, thanks to a new plan provided by the Larchmont Chamber …read more…

May 21, 2009

Archie Proposes – to Whom?

Archie is proposing to Veronica. Or is it Betty?

If you have to ask, “Archie who?” this story may not be for you.

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May 21, 2009

LMC-TV Unveils New Production Studio

Larchmont Mamaroneck Community Television (LMC-TV) unveiled a new more spacious Studio Two at 145 Library Lane on Friday, May 8. The recently renovated 1400 square foot studio opened to cheers …read more…

May 21, 2009

“New Jew” Found Way in Larchmont

Sally Srok Friedes lived in Larchmont for several years. Little did she know then that that time would be one of the most important in her life. It was in …read more…

May 21, 2009

The Great Green God

The Great Green God

“Lawn is the curse of suburban man, the great green god he sprays to.” Time Magazine 1991

Here in Larchmont, as in most suburban towns, a …read more…

May 21, 2009

Review: The Book of Illusions

One of the joys of belonging to a book club is discovering authors one has not read. So, the initial title read for the book …read more…