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.


March 12, 2009

Don’t Pack Soil, Test It!

This last weekend was beautiful – sixty degree weather, sun shining and kids playing outdoors. We saw crocuses popping up through the melting snow and people riding their bikes, zipping …read more…

March 11, 2009

Larchmont “Year in Review” Project

Larchmont Gazette’s “Year in Review” Project interprets the history of Larchmont year by year. We strive to allow Larchmonters to speak for themselves, and to present Larchmont as …read more…

March 11, 2009

Slavery in Mamaroneck Township

Project of the Larchmont Historical Society

March 10, 2009

Timothy Colin Ronan

Timothy Colin Ronan, 43, passed away Monday, March 9, 2009 at his parent’s home in New Harbor, Maine with his loving family by his side.

He was born June 9, …read more…

March 6, 2009

Joseph Tocci

Joseph Tocci of New Rochelle, NY died on March 5, 2009 at Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle. He was 70. Joseph was born December 20, 1938, in New …read more…

March 6, 2009

Abe Mandell

Abe Mandell, 89, pioneer of television syndication business, died on March 5, 2009.

Abe Mandell was president of ITC Entertainment for over 25 years. He is credited with being the …read more…

March 6, 2009

Lila Rosenthal

Lila Marie Basch Rosenthal, born February 17, 1921 and a lifelong resident of Larchmont, New York, died on March 5, 2009, her 63rd wedding anniversary.

She was the wife of …read more…

March 5, 2009

Review: Dreams From My Father

When our book group chose Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama for February, I thought it might be coming to the party (any party!) too late. But, in fact, …read more…

March 5, 2009

Joseph M. Bloch

Joseph M. Bloch, Jr. concert pianist and Juilliard School of Music faculty member for over 40 years, died at his home in Larchmont on March 4, 2009 at the age …read more…

March 4, 2009

Everyone Has to Give Some on School Budget

Once Mamaroneck School Superintendent Dr. Paul Fried says that he is opposed to dismantling programs that the community values, and the teachers’ union rejects any salary cuts and even justifies …read more…

March 4, 2009

Keep School Budget to 0% Tax Increase

When you are overweight, you resolve the issue by increasing exercise and lowering caloric intake. When you have overspent, you resolve the dilemma by increasing your income and lowering your …read more…

March 3, 2009

Larchmont Year in Review: 1922

All things considered, after reviewing what has been accomplished for Larchmont during the past year and what is contemplated for the next year, it would seen as if our Village …read more…

March 3, 2009

Computers are Instrumental as Students Make Music Like Pros

Some music students may associate the word ‘Nirvana’ with the legendary grunge band that had enormous impact on the rock music world in the 1980′s. For all music students, …read more…

March 2, 2009

Obituary Index

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A
Aflisio, Margaret (Marge)
Allen, Carolina G.
Aloia, Marian C.
Amorosano, Josephine
Amoruso, Mary (Bilotti)
Amoruso, Ralph A.
Anderson, Caroline Bruno
Anderson, Nancy
Andriani, Rosemarie
Anton, Florence
Archambault, Harold Joseph
Archer, George H., Sr
Argenta, Gloria
Ashner, Salomea Kwartin
Aviles, Evelyn
Azevedo, John C.
B
Barrett, Nancy
Baselice, Arnold C.
Batsakis, Dorothy
Baudouine, Charles A.
Baylinson, Ruth
Beecher, William Henry
Begansky, John Joseph
Bell, Karen Zelfman
Bellino, Vicenzo
Berberich, Hugh
Bergesch, Louis William (Bill)
Berkley, Betty
Berridge, George Bradford
Berthold, Frances M.
Betzig, John A.
Bianco, Carmine
Bilotti, William F.
Biondo, Concetta
Birnbaum, Bernard
Blazier, II , John Frederick
Blizzard, George
Bloch, Joseph
Blockton, William
Bohan Jr., Joseph P.
Bonderenko, John E.
Bopp, Walter Steneck
Boyd, Right Rev. Monsignor Joseph John
Boyle, Patrick J.
Braiotta Frances
Broderick, James A
Brower, Robert L.
Brown, Edwin S.
Brown, Russell
Brunner, Gloria G.
Budwick, James F.
Burgett, Olga Fabry
Bynum, Hampton
C
Calautti, Maria
Cambere, Marguerite Krussman
Cantwell, Thomas E.
Caputo, Caroline
Carlin, John F. (Frank)
Carpino, Michael C.
Carter, Willie
Cassidy, Ellen F.
Chmelecki, Stan
Cioffari, Margaret Helen
Ciraco, Mildred J.
Citrone, Alfred (“Fred”) R.
Clark Jr, E Payson
Clune, Barbara
Colangelo, Felice J.
Colasuonno, William Vito “Bill”
Collier, Claire Gormley
Conkling, Robert L.
Connell, Thomas J.
Conti, Irene de Barros
Conti, Rita
Corrao, Anthony
Cosentino, Francesco
Coupland, Collin
Crispens, Emily M.
D
D’Ascoli, Gregory
D’Innocenzo, Bruno
Dahlgren Sr., Robert
Dean, Joyce
Deddish, Jenny
Delfico, George R.
Delsimone, Franks J.
DeLuca, Ronald Warren
Dentzer, Ardith Campbell
DeRuzza, John
DiBuono, Gail
DiFini, Salvatore
DiGiacomo, Robert J.
DiLallo, Louis
Dimando, Laura C.
DiNardo, Esther
Diodato, Frank
DiRuzzo, Americo
DiSotto, Amedeo B.
Donovan Jr., Charles L.
Doran, Patricia A.
Dorsey Sr., Al
Downey, Mary Elizabeth
Doyle, Margaret D.
Dresser, William Robert
Dreyfus, Eric M.
Dunn, James J., Jr.
E
Everett, Robert George
F
Fabiano, Steven
Faillace, Dorothy J.
Farrell, Mary Louise
Faulkner, Morey Kennerley
Fay, Gabriel V.
Fernandez, Antonio
Ferrall, Aliquippa Savage
Ferraro, Daniel
Ferreri, Anne
Fillat, Judith H.
Fisher, Phylis
Fitzpatrick, James B.
Fleizach, Richard
Flood, Allen Joseph
Foltman, Barney Joseph
Forbes, Katharine Elizabeth
Forlano, Mary
Forlenzo, Joseph
Fraioli, Joseph
Francella, Helen E.
Francella, Sheila
Friscia, Charles Frank
Fromer, Harold
Furst, Theodore M.
G
Gabriele, Marisa
Gagliardi Collins, Diane
Gardner, Melvin
Garieri, Vito
Garufi, Arthur J.
Gerard, Claudine T.
Germani, Col. Joseph A.
Gershenson, Wilbur M.
Giacchetto, Helen M.
Giacomo, Patsy M.
Gibson, Mary Louise (Reji)
Gilman, Hattie Diamond
Gironda, Clara
Goldsmith, Joan R.
Goliah, Martha Louise
Gori, Aldo
Gormley, Eugene Joseph
Grande, Elvira
Greason, Mary C.
Gregg, Theresa (Jo)
Gross, Sanford “Sandy” A.
Grossi , Carol Ann
Guadagnolo, Jr, Michael F.
Gumpel , Hugh
H
Hagan, Helen K.
Harmon, Belle Kirschner
Harper, Charles R.
Hartnett, Mary
Heine, John
Heine, Patricia Josephine
Helms, Dorothy Marie
Helwig, Christine Krehbiel
Herlitz, Geraldine
Hessert, Rita (Nee Poccia)
Hewson, Barbara Stanton
Hoffman, Gwladys Jones
Hoffmann, Dietrich Karl
Holst, Florence M.
Hory, Thomas J.
Hriston, Loucas Peter
Hughes, Veronica Ryan Coleman
Hunter, William John
Hyland, Jane
I
Irwin, Wallace, Jr.
Isbister , Jane T.
Itzkowitz, Steven
J
Jackson, Gustaf Ray
Jaeger, Henry
James P. Donahue
Jennings, Helen M.
Jennings, Joseph A
Juergens, James J.
K
Kahn, Seth Jay
Kaplan, Seth Adam
Karlebach, Frank D.
Karno, Phyllis J.
Katze, Helen Male
Katzenstein, Rhoda
Kelby, Patricia
Kelly, Barbara Grant
Kenton, Roland H.
Kirby, James S. , Jr
Korchin, Mortimer
Krey, Sr., Peter J.
Kronenberger, Elinor
L
LaMagna, John J.
Lamantia, Grace
Lamb, Thomas
Lanza, Eda
Lanza, Frank Walter
Lawi, Norman S.
LeMoigne, Philomena
Lenard, Edward
Levin, Lawrence
Lifrieri, Louis A.
Link, Elsie
Littlefield, Theresa
Littman, Madelyn
Livingston, Susan
Locascio, Joseph F.
Loffredo, Pasqualina
Long, Beulah R.
Lum, Yolanda
Lunde Sr., Robert D.
Lux, Linda
Lyden, John Q.
M
MacDonald, Douglas Clark
MacDonald, Sandra E.
Macko, Regina
Magazzu, Anthony
Magnotta, Fidalma “Phyllis”
Magrino, Rose J
Maguire Sr., Eugene
Malfa, Carolyn M.
Malinowski, Marie
Mancusi, Eleanor
Mancuso, Margaret Mary
Mandell, Abe
Manischewitz, Erna
Manstream, Justin Charles
Marino, Edith
Marjorie Kullberg Blomgren
Marone, Laura
Marsella, Eleanor
Martin, Anna Lee
Martyn, Catherine
Mary Bruschi
Mastropasqua, Stephanie
Mattioli, Leo
May, Antoinette
Maynard Jr., William Harrison
Mayne, John “Jack”
Mazzari, Bruno
McCaffrey, Anne
McLaughlin, George J.
McOwen, Joseph “Joe”
Meehan, Rev. Msgr. Joseph P.
Mendes, Edith
Mendez, John
Meola, Carmela
Messina, Isabella A.
Micalizzi, Joseph
Mikolay, Stephen
Millstein, Diane G.
Mirande, Anthony
Moak, Helene Marie
Moccia, Alfred
Mosher, Bob
Mullen Sr., Richard J.
Mullen, Winifred
Murray, Clarence
Murray, Peter John
Murray, William P.
N
Nagle, Nancy (Anne)
Nickolas, Stephen
Nixon, Patricia G.
Noe, Annette Cassidy
Nowack, Sophie A.
O
O’Brien, Thomas E.
O’Connor, Margaret M.
O’Connor, William
O’Neill, Gloria Teresa
O’Connor, James L.
P
Panarello, Eleanor S.
Paonessa, Lucy
Patterson, Frank
Pawloff, Dane Lawrence
Pedone Jr., John A.
Perrault, Gerard (Jerry)
Pidgeon, Ruth
Pimintel, Toribia
Pinney, Roy
Pisco Sr., Frank James
Poccia, Clara
Porrazzo, Joan
Preston, Emily
Profilet, Louis Emile
Protano, Pia
Purcell, Robert
Putnam, Jean (Doran)
Q
Quadrini, Elizabeth
Quain, Christine A.
Quaranta, Mary Ann
Quigley Sr., Peter T.
Quigley, Martin S.
Quinn, Thomas Higgins
Quinones, Dorothy A.
R
Rama, Ramon
Ranalli, Anthony
Rasor, Richard
Reed, Richard James Sr.
Reilly, Mary Patricia Mullarkey
Reynolds, Emily
Reynolds, Jane Ann
Ricozzi, Angelo R. “Skee”
Riegelman, Rosalinds
Rigano, Philip A.
Rinaldi, Barbara
Ritter, Eugene
Robins, Ralph Wright
Robson, Joan Doris (Maguire)
Rodrigues, Charles Edward
Romani, Mark Antony
Ronan, Timothy
Rooney, Betty
Rosenthal, Lila
Rossi, Lucy
Russell, Elizabeth L.
Russo, Leonard P.
Ryan, John Patrick
S
Sanders, David
Santoro, Celeste
Sardos, Christopher
Sarlo, John
Sauberer, Helena
Saunders, Carroll V. (Russell)
Schneider, Jon
Serling, Clarice B.
Sganga, Louis G.
Sharp, Judith Chambers
Silver, Adrienne
Simes, Barbara
Smith III, Richard M.
Smith, Delaney Elizabeth
Smith, Jerry
Smith, Ruth H.
Stadler, Charlotte K.
Stern Jr., Wynne B.
Stevens, Michael “Skip”
Still, Henry J.
Stingone, Rocco F.
Stockman, Dora Goldstone
Stone, Donald
Suozzo, Luigi
Swanko, Mary N.
T
Tait, Betty
Tait, Robert W.
Tarantino, Alfonso
Tarantino, Giovanni
Tepper, E.Sandra
Tepper, Gerald B.
Tocci, Joseph
Tolive, Clementine
Tomassetti, Vincent
Torrey, Barbara Mae Willets
Traub, Mildred
Trieger, B. Terri
Trifiletti, Domenic
Trifiletti, Judy A.
Tynan, Jessie
V
Valentine, Jean
Vallese, Charles
W
Waisfisz, Rhoda
Walden, Moira Whiting
Wallace, George Wilson
Wallis, Paul Hamilton
Walters, Rupert “Adrian”
Wanzenberg, Nancy
Waring, Charles H.
Warren, John
Webster, Merwin Holla
Weinstock, Rita
Weissman, Agnes Sheinfeld
Westerman, Nancy
Wheldon, Derrick
Whittemore, Suzette S.
Wiener, Margaret
Wilson, Norman
Wolf, Suzy Geller
Wolff, Clare Nardecchia
Wynne, Eleanor Merrow
Wysk, Rose
Y
Yannuzzi, Pasquale
Yans, Beatrice
Z
Zambrano, Rosario
Zavaglia, Salvatore
Zeishner, Nora
Zen, Martin
Zolvik, Ruby Caroline

March 2, 2009

Harold Fromer

Harold Fromer, a long time resident of Larchmont, died on March 1, 2009.

Beloved uncle of Barbara Cantor, Roberta Brooks, Allan Fromer, Martin Fromer and Iris Bokar. Also Survived by …read more…

March 1, 2009

Henry R. Jaeger

Henry R. Jaeger, on February 28, 2009 at age 72. Henry was born in New York City to Henry and Mary (nee Hoffman) Henry was a member of the National …read more…

March 1, 2009

Work or Follow My Dream?

Dear Career Doctor:

I am Ugandan, attended university in Uganda and didn’t really pass well (CGPA 3.1 on a 5 point maximum). My desire however is to study Global Health …read more…

February 28, 2009

Rose Wysk

Rose M. Wysk, long time resident of Larchmont and a member of the Holy Name of Jesus Church died on February 27, 2009 at the age of 102. Rose was …read more…

February 28, 2009

Barbara Mae Willetts Torey

Barbara Torey, of West Hartford, CT, formerly of Larchmont, NY died peacefully on February 27, 2009. She was the devoted wife , of 51 years, to Donald Clifford Torey, who …read more…

February 26, 2009

Evelyn Aviles

Evelyn Aviles, a long time resident of Mamaroneck died on February 23, 2009. Evelyn was the Portchester C.A.P. Aria Director of Outreach. She was also the recipient of a 50 …read more…