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.

February 24, 2009

Rhoda Waisfisz

Beloved mother of Julie (Peter), Richard (Randi) and Amanda. Adored grandmother to Alexander, Jordyn and Sydney. Passed away February 23rd. She will be deeply missed and forever in our hearts.

February 23, 2009

Nancy G. Barrett

Nancy G. Barrett R.N., 86, a devoted and caring woman, died Sunday, February 22, 2009 at the Greenwich Hospital, CT. She was born in New York City on Dec. 11, …read more…

February 23, 2009

Joseph Forlenzo

Joseph Forlenzo of Larchmont, NY died on February 22, 2009 after a lifelong illness of heart disease. He was born in Stamford, CT. His wonderful, sunny personality and great sense …read more…

February 21, 2009

This Year, Berlin Celebrates

While you’re thinking a trip to Europe might be out of the question until “portfolio” has ceased to be a dirty word, a more purse-friendly option in 2009 might be …read more…

February 20, 2009

Why Can’t I Find a Job?

Dear Career Doctor:

I have been all over the place looking for a job. I have even called a good portion of the places back and it seems like nobody …read more…

February 19, 2009

Pre-2009 Op-Ed Columns

October 30, 2007 Save Robo Calls for Emergencies

January 11, 2007 More, Faster Muni Info

October 17, 2006 Plea to Major News Outlets: Keep on the Local …read more…

February 18, 2009

Can I Avoid Getting Sick From Stress?

Dear Career Doctor:

I have been self-employed for 26 years as a contractor. To be honest the stress has taken its toll on me to the point I can …read more…

February 18, 2009

Capital Pains: Rules for Capital Losses

When securities markets swoon and apprehensive investors bail out of their holdings, they console themselves with deductions for capital losses at Form 1040 time. But it’s important for investors to …read more…

February 17, 2009

Jane Hyland

Jane M. Hyland, long time resident of Larchmont died peacefully at the age of 95 on February 15, 2009.

Beloved wife of the late Michael S. Hyland, Sr. Loving mother …read more…

February 16, 2009

William O’Connor

Stock analyst and author William P. O’Connor Jr. found peace after a stroke and long illness on February 16. He was 92. Born in NYC to William Sr. and Katherine …read more…

February 16, 2009

David Sanders

David Sanders, long-time resident of Larchmont and co-owner of the sloop SNOW GOOSE, passed away early Sunday morning on February 15, 2009.

Many of you may have known Dave from …read more…

February 16, 2009

I Like Money But Not Working

Dear Career Doctor:

I am 50 years old and a medical doctor, have been for 23 years. One of the few things I like about it is the money I …read more…

February 15, 2009

Breast Cancer, Genes and You?

Do teenaged girls need to worry about the breast cancer gene? …read more…

February 15, 2009

Review: Kristin Lavransdatter

Part of a trilogy set in medieval Norway. …read more…

February 15, 2009

Review: Evidence of Things Unseen

..a fascinating and unusual look at true love and recent American history. …read more…

February 15, 2009

Hope Teachers Will Make Concessions

In reading your story on the proposed budget cuts in the schools for next year, (see: School Budget Forecast: Class Size, Taxes Up; Staff Size Down) I was …read more…

February 15, 2009

Why Can’t My Son Stay in School?

Dear Career Doctor:

My 20 year old son still can’t decide what he wants to do. He only spent one semester at college,then flunked due to missing school. He just …read more…

February 14, 2009

Con Ed May Not Have Right to Cut Our Trees

(The editors regret that part of this letter was missing from an earlier posting.)

Now that Con Ed has trashed the trees of Scarsdale in the name of avoiding expensive …read more…

February 12, 2009

Winifred M. Mullen

Winifred M. Mullen a longtime resident of New Rochelle and Larchmont passed away peacefully at the Sarah Neuman Home on February 10, 2009.

Miss Mullen was a devout Catholic who …read more…

February 12, 2009

Joan Porrazzo

Joan Porrazzo, a longtime resident of Mamaroneck and formerly of Larchmont, died on February 10. She was 74. Ms. Porrazzo was born on April 17, 1934 in Larchmont to the …read more…