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.

July 8, 2010

Fireworks Paint the Skies At Larchmont Manor Park


Music by the Dixie Dandies and fireworks courtesy of the various clubs and communities that line the Sound Shore were among the treats in store for the scores of residents …read more…

July 8, 2010

Too Hot: Town of Mamaroneck Issues Voluntary Water Use Limits

On July 7, the Town of Mamaroneck put out a call for local residents to voluntarily cut back on their water use. This is to make sure the Westchester Joint …read more…

July 8, 2010

Bastille Block Party Will Storm Larchmont Avenue July 14

On Wednesday, July 14 – that’s Bastille Day for all francophiles – Larchmont Avenue from Addison Street to the Boston Post Road will be closed from 5 pm to 10 …read more…

July 8, 2010

Blueberry Pie – Minus the Crust

Ice cream is the perfect garnish for this sweet blueberry cobbler.

Our family loves fruit pies – apple, blueberry, peach, strawberry rhubarb, you name it – but we’re not so big on making the crusts. Over the years, we got rid …read more…

July 8, 2010

Toribia Pimintel

Toribia Pimintel, of Mamaroneck, died July 7, 2010 at age 84. Family will receive friends on Friday morning, July 9 from 9-11 am at COXE & GRAZIANO FUNERAL HOME, 767 …read more…

July 7, 2010

Jean (Doran) Putnam

Jean (Doran) Putnam, 83, of Larchmont, passed on July 5th, 2010, surrounded by her family who loved her always. Jean was born on July 11th, 1926, in New Rochelle, NY. …read more…

July 7, 2010

Suzette S. Whittemore

Suzette S. Whittemore, a native of New York City, died at Greenwich Woods Health Care Center. She was 93 years old. Born on June 8, 1917, Mrs. Whittemore graduated from …read more…

July 6, 2010

Heat Advisory: Mamaroneck Opens Cooling Centers, July 6-7

Because of the severe heat, the Town of Mamaroneck was operating a cooling center at the VFW building at 1288 Boston Post Road between 10:00 am and 8:00 pm on …read more…

July 6, 2010

Vito Garieri

Vito Garieri Sr., of Mamaroneck, died July 4, 2010 at age 87. Born June 20, 1923 in Chiaravalle Catanzaro, Calabria in Italy to Antonio & Maria Garieri. He worked for …read more…

July 5, 2010

Carol Ann Grossi

Carol Ann Grossi of Hull, MA. and formally of Mamaroneck and Ossining, NY, age 54, passed away on Monday, June 28 2010.

Carol Ann is survived by her loving partner, …read more…

July 5, 2010

Charles H. Waring

Charles H. Waring a resident of Larchmont died on July 1, 2010. He was 78 years old. Born in White Plains, NY on April 4, 1932 to Howard and Marguerite …read more…

July 2, 2010

Kudos to Latimer for 3% Pay Cut

Congratulations to George Latimer for taking a 3% cut in his salary. When the company I worked for was in deep financial trouble, we all took pay cuts from 10% …read more…

July 1, 2010

Larchmont Detectives Search Again for Missing Swimmer

Larchmont police detectives this morning conducted an additional search by boat of the coastline, but they were unable to find James Drago, a 49-year-old Mount Vernon firefighter and father of …read more…

July 1, 2010

Outgoing Superintendent Cites Costs, Consistency & Diversity as Ongoing Challenges

In the midst of unseasonable June heat and open packing cartons, retiring Mamaroneck Schools Superintendent Dr. Paul Fried shared some musings on his five years in the district. Dr. Fried …read more…

July 1, 2010

MHS Principal Retires After 13 Years of Significant Change


“This is a personal business,” said retiring Mamaroneck High School Principal Mark Orfinger on his last day at work.

Dr. Orfinger retired effective today, July 1, after 18 years as …read more…

July 1, 2010

Mamaroneck Dems Press Mayor Further on Village Attorney

The Village of Mamaroneck Democratic Committee is disappointed that Mayor Rosenblum resorts to name-calling and baseless personal attacks rather than engaging in constructive dialogue regarding the Village Attorney.

The Village …read more…

July 1, 2010

Mamaroneck Mayor Charges Dems Lack Platform

Editor’s Note: The following is in response to a press release from the Mamaroneck Democratic Party critical of the Mamaroneck Village Attorney’s candidacy for Village Justice..

The saying …read more…

July 1, 2010

Larchmont 9-Year-Old Qualifies for Golf World Championship


Caroline Hodge, a nine-year-old entering fifth grade at Murray Avenue School, earned the right to compete in the US Kids Golf World Championship by winning in her age group …read more…

July 1, 2010

Sts. John & Paul Takes Two: JV & Varsity Baseball Titles

SJP JV. Bottom (l to r): John Scheurger, Robert Flood, Michael Goodwin, Peter Matt, Bill Gallagher, Luis Guerrero, RJ Berardi. Middle: William Bodkin, Matt Waldron, Andrew Zaback, Luke Charla, Chris Pace, Ramon Pineda. Back: Coaches Luis Guerrero and Ralph Berardi

Saints John and Paul (SJP) junior varsity and varsity baseball teams both emerged victorious as Westchester Catholic Baseball Association (WCBA) champions in two nail-biting title games. They are …read more…

July 1, 2010

Murder Unsolved: Update on Stephen Spina Softball Classic July 17-18


The Second Annual Stephen Spina Softball Classic is being held July 17-18 at Harbor Island Park in Mamaroneck, beginning at 9 am. Thirty-six-year old Stephen Spina, a well-liked baseball umpire, …read more…