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 1, 2009

Chatsworth Orchestra At All-Time High

The strings – violins, violas, cellos and a few bass fiddles – were on fire, on the move and out in force at the spring concert in the Chatsworth auditorium …read more…

May 1, 2009

Girl Scout Drive Yields 2000 Items for Food Pantry

Also: Hunger Task Force President To Step Down

Editor’s Note: The Gazette has learned that Carol Cauley, who has headed up the Larchmont-Mamaroneck Hunger Task Force for over a decade, …read more…

May 1, 2009

New Teen Café Offers Zumba, Food & Boarding

More than 100 Mamaroneck High School students came out on Friday, April 24 for a new after-school café. On offer were free food, music, games and other activities, including Wii, …read more…

May 1, 2009

Start Composting; Teach Composting

Saturday, May 2 at Saxon Woods Park from 9 am to 2 pm, Westchester County is giving away compost, providing free compost advice and selling compost bins at cut rates. In June, Larchmont’s Sheldrake Environmental Center is going an extra step and offering “train-the-trainer” classes for “environmental pioneers” willing to inspire others to compost and recycle. …read more…

May 1, 2009

Local Expert Mixes It Up at “3 Women of the Bar”

Larchmont resident Colleen Mullaney has brought her sense of style to the bar. A former magazine editor and published author, Ms. Mullaney is an expert on all things chic, from …read more…

May 1, 2009

Help Save Coop Camp

I am working on the effort to save Coop Camp, which was cut from the school budget leaving 100 students at Hommocks and 50 at Mamaroneck Avenue School without a …read more…

April 30, 2009

Eleanor Merrow Wynne

Eleanor Merrow Wynne, 102, of St Petersburg, Florida –formerly Mamaroneck, NY and New Hampton, N.H., died April 21, 2009, after a period of declining health.

Eleanor Louise Merrow was born …read more…

April 29, 2009

Congresswoman, We Retailers Need Help

A version of the following letter was mailed to Congresswoman Nita Lowey on March 23. Mr. Newland is awaiting a response.

I have owned and operated Designer One, a …read more…

April 28, 2009

James A Broderick, Jr.

James A Broderick, Jr., a resident of Mamaroneck, NY and Cape Coral, Fl, died on April 26, 2009. He was 81. Jim was born February 16,1928 in New York City. …read more…

April 27, 2009

Anthony Magazzu, Jr.

Anthony Magazzu, Jr., of Mamaroneck, died April 25, 2009 at age 57. Born June 5, 1951 to Anthony and Mary Angelina (Pinna) Magazzu. For many years he worked as …read more…

April 26, 2009

Olga Fabry Burgett

Olga Fabry Burgett, of Mamaroneck, died April 23, 2009 at age 81. Born in Slovakia on October 5, 1927 to Dr. Pauel & Olga Fabry. Mrs. Burgett worked for many …read more…

April 24, 2009

Mortimer Korchin

Mortimer Korchin, age 86, died April 21, 2009. Born and raised in Brooklyn, he was known to his family and friends as Morty. He was the long-time owner and …read more…

April 24, 2009

Union Concessions Save Jobs as Schools Adopt $120.7M Budget

After more than two months of drafts, meetings and hearings, the Mamaroneck School Board adopted its budget for the 2009-2010 school year Tuesday night. The $120,695,077 budget will result in …read more…

April 24, 2009

TOM Parking Plan Evolves; Still Controversial

The room was filled to the rafters for the Town of Mamaroneck Board meeting on Wednesday, April 21. On hand was a contingent of Mamaroneck Town firefighters, who were being …read more…

April 24, 2009

One New Face, Two Incumbents Go for School Board

The Committee for the Selection of School Board Nominees for the Mamaroneck District, the volunteer group that screens and endorses candidates for the board, announced its nomination of incumbents Linnet …read more…

April 24, 2009

“Mamaroneck Strip” Residents Seek Tax Relief

Four residents of the “Mamaroneck Strip” attended a work session with the Mamaroneck Town Board on April 21 to continue their quest for tax relief. Also at the session was …read more…

April 24, 2009

LWV Forum Shows Ways to Shrink Carbon Big Foot

With this year’s Green Week focus on reducing the carbon footprint, the Larchmont-Mamaroneck League of Women Voters’ forum called “Big Foot, Carbon and You” gave new focus to …read more…

April 24, 2009

Teens Distribute Thousands of Clothes

On Saturday, April 18, several hundred local residents turned out to select gently used clothing being distributed by The Clothes Closet, an organization founded by Emma Loebel and Rebecca Ward, …read more…

April 24, 2009

Local Municipalities Mark Green Progress

Results Vary From “Catching-Up” to Clearly Impressive Do you know the Town of Mamaroneck has what is believed to be the first garbage truck in the U.S. fueled by …read more…

April 24, 2009

Rosenblum Endorsed by Conservative Party

Norman Rosenblum’s announcement that he is running for mayor of Mamaroneck Village has brought immediate support to his campaign. “I have received …read more…