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Mayor Kennedy Endorses Richard Tisei for Congress

October 16, 2014
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Mayor Kennedy Endorses Richard Tisei for Congress

Lynn, the largest community in the Sixth District, was a Tierney stronghold in the 2012 election. “I am confident that the citizens of Lynn and the entire District would be best served with Richard Tisei as our next Congressman, and I enthusiastically endorse his candidacy,” Mayor Kennedy said. “As a member of the majority...

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Major Chalas Makes an Impression

October 16, 2014
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Major Chalas Makes an Impression

U.S. Army Major Marisol Chalas, who was raised in Lynn and rose from an enlisted soldier to be the first Latina woman to pilot a Black Hawk helicopter, gave an inspiring speech on Friday, Oct. 3 during the Lynn Veterans’ annual Women Veterans Day...

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Mayor Kennedy Provides a Boost To the Richard Tisei Campaign

October 16, 2014
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Political observers had been wondering whether Judith Flanagan Kennedy, mayor of the largest city in the Sixth Congressional District, would enter the fray and Lynn’s chief executive did so enthusiastically Tuesday with her strong endorsement of candidate Richard Tisei in the November 4 election....

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Obituaries 10-14-2014

October 16, 2014
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Marcia Guilbert Nurse Practitioner and Visiting Nurse; of Maryland, formerly of Swampscott Marcia L. (Fay) Guilbert of Sharpsburg, Maryland, passed away peacefully on  September 13 at her home. She...

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John Ford Will Run for Ward 7 Seat

October 16, 2014
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John Ford Will Run for Ward 7 Seat

John Ford, a member of the Lynn School Committee for the past 12 years, has announced that he will see the Ward 7 City Council seat in the 2015...

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Finish Line: Suffolk Downs Holds Final Race; Closes After 79 Years of Operation

October 13, 2014
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Finish Line: Suffolk Downs Holds Final Race; Closes After 79 Years of Operation

It was a sad day at Suffolk Downs last Saturday, and the grey, dreary day reflected the mood as thousands descended upon the historic oval to take in what...

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Christine Neals Named New LACC Marketing and Communications Manager

October 13, 2014
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Christine Neals Named New LACC  Marketing and Communications Manager

The Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes Christine Neals as the new Marketing and Communications Manager for the organization.  Neals is a native of North Reading and a 2014...

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Police Ask for Public’s Help With Recent Bank Robbery

October 13, 2014
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Lynn Police this week have distributed information about a suspect they believe was involved in two Lynn bank robberies and attempted a third in the past six to seven...

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Obituaries 10-07-2014

October 13, 2014
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Mary Donahue Mass General Hospital Retiree; Listening Place and Franciscan Community Volunteer Mary A. Donahue, a 40-year resident of Lynn, passed away October 1 after a brief illness at...

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Lynn Auditorium’s Fall Lineup Rocks: Boz Scaggs, Ian Anderson, Buddy Guy Just a Few of the Acts Coming to Lynn

October 6, 2014
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Last year, when the city of Lynn Community Development Office and Mayor Kennedy announced plans to push forward with renovations of Lynn Auditorium that included new air conditioning ,...

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Annual Women Veterans Memorial Ceremony on Friday

October 6, 2014
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The Lynn Veterans Council will once again celebrate and remember the sacrifices of our nation’s  female veterans with its Annual Women Veterans Memorial Ceremony on Friday, October 3 beginning...

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Supporting Our Military: St. John’s Prep Senior Cullen Dunnigan Will Run in Marine Marathon in D.C.

October 6, 2014
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Supporting Our Military: St. John’s Prep Senior Cullen Dunnigan Will Run in Marine Marathon in D.C.

St. John’s Prep senior Cullen Dunnigan of Lynn is training for the Marine Corps Marathon that will be held Oct. 26 in Washington, D.C. Dunnigan, 18, will run in...

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Captain Richard Phillips at Lynn Classical

October 6, 2014
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Captain Richard Phillips at Lynn Classical

Captain  Richard Phillips now knows to never trust a pirate. That’s what the once-kidnapped ships captain told students at Lynn Classical High School last Thursday afternoon concerning his ordeal...

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Gentile is NSCC’s New President

September 29, 2014
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Gentile is NSCC’s New President

Making the World a Better Place was the theme of the Inauguration of Dr. Patricia A. Gentile as North Shore Community College’s fourth, and first female, president, September 19....

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LCA to Host Guided Tour Of Pine Grove Cemetery

September 29, 2014
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The Lynn Community Association, dedicated to promoting pride and ownership of the Lynn community through beautification, education and recreation activities in Lynn’s neighborhoods has partnered with the Essex National...

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Parents of Freshmen at Lynn Classicial Invited for Program

September 29, 2014
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Join us for Parent University–a new program at Classical High School exclusively for the parents of incoming freshmen!  Meet teachers, guidance counselors and the staff who can help your...

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Dr. Patricia A. Gentile’s Presidential Inaugural Address at NSCC

September 29, 2014
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Thank you everyone for your very kind and gracious words of welcome and support. I feel completely enveloped in wonderful encouragement, and am humbled and moved by your faith...

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Pine Hill’s Colin Reddy is Presented Sonny Man Hill Sportmanship Award

September 29, 2014
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Pine Hill’s Colin Reddy is Presented Sonny Man Hill Sportmanship Award

When Pine Hill Little League All-Star Colin Reddy was asked to make a speech after receiving the Sonny Man Hill Sportsmanship Award, the Breed Middle School eighth grader said,...

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Gov. Patrick Endorses Seth Moulton in Congressional Election

September 22, 2014
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Gov. Patrick Endorses Seth Moulton in Congressional Election

Governor Deval Patrick announced his endorsement of Seth Moulton for Congress in the Sixth District. The event was held Sept. 12 outside the Salem Old Town Hall at Derby...

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Meet us at the Topsfield Fair

September 22, 2014
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Meet us at the Topsfield Fair

All Care VNA, long-time sponsors of the Topsfield Fair, will once again provide health care services and education, with some expanded offerings at this year’s fair, October 3-13. For...

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Todd Collier Named Liberty League Player of the Week

September 22, 2014
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Todd Collier Named Liberty League Player of the Week

Hobart College sophomore cornerback Todd Collier was named the Liberty League Football Defensive Performer of the Week today by the conference office. The Statesmen, who defeated Endicott College 28-18...

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Congratulations, Jim Beliveau and Greater Lynn Babe Ruth

September 22, 2014
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Congratulations to the Greater Lynn Babe Ruth organization and its president, Jim Beliveau, on an outstanding 2014 season. The awards banquet, held Sunday at the Nahant Country Club (NCC),...

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Essex County Sites to Offer 150: Free Events over Trails & Sails Weekends

September 22, 2014
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Interested enjoying the great outdoors on a tour all about public art murals or while examining the ecology of Salem Sound? Touring Saugus Iron Work National Historic site to...

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Obituaries 09-18-2014

September 22, 2014
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Rita Tritto Boston Crossing Guard For More Than 25 Years Rita T. (Fabiano) Tritto of East Boston passed away on Sunday, September 14.  She was 81 years old. She...

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