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St Mary’s Loses to East Bridgewater in Super Bowl

December 9, 2016
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St Mary’s Loses to East Bridgewater in Super Bowl

By Joyce Erekson A team might be able to survive one or two turnovers in a football game but six, well, that’s a problem. St. Mary’s lost to East Bridgewater, 34-8, Saturday in the Division 3A Super Bowl at Gillette Stadium and it was turnovers (four fumbles and two interceptions) that spelled doom for...

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Mayor Kennedy to Address Council:Plans to Propose Cuts to Close Budget Deficit

December 9, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy will visit the City Council Tuesday (Dec. 13) to discuss the city’s financial dilemma, including an estimated $2.5 million budget deficit in the current fiscal year operating budget. Mayor Kennedy has declined to preview her proposals...

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Spartans Finish Successful Season

December 9, 2016
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By Joyce Erekson St. Mary’s trip to the Division 3A Super Bowl didn’t go as planned, but the 34-8 loss to East Bridgewater didn’t negate a very successful season that saw the Spartans finish 11-1 and take home the Catholic Central League title. “Maybe...

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NSCC to Offer Evening Cosmetology Program

December 9, 2016
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Interested in a career in cosmetology?  No need to wait until September to enroll in North Shore Community College’s (NSCC) Cosmetology program.  Starting January 3, 2017, NSCC will begin...

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Giving Homelessness A Voice:Lynn Shelter Association Brings Photo Exhibit to Tech Tiger’s Den

December 9, 2016
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By Cary Shuman The Lynn Shelter Association (LSA) held an opening ceremony for its Off the Grid photography exhibit Friday at the Tiger’s Den café located inside the Lynn...

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Robbery Suspect Shot by Police Was Not Armed

December 9, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The 41-year old robbery suspect who was shot and killed last Thursday by a Lynn police officer, following a brief encounter on the Lynnway, was...

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Sign of the Times:St Mary’s Building Futures Project Advances

December 9, 2016
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The St. Mary’s building project took a step forward Nov. 29 when a sign for a new Gateway and STEM building was unveiled in front of the Tony Conigliaro...

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Trump and the Popular Vote

December 9, 2016
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We love how many of the national commentators and pundits always point out that while Donald Trump won the presidency, he didn’t get the popular vote. Well, it’s clear...

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Super Bowl Saturday:St Mary’s Faces East Bridgewater for the Title at Gillette

December 2, 2016
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Super Bowl Saturday:St Mary’s Faces East Bridgewater for the Title at Gillette

By Cary Shuman You know it’s a big game when the MIAA hosts a breakfast in your honor, it’s being televised, the venue is Gillette Stadium, your team is...

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Forty Years Later, “Sounds of Christmas” Concert Still Resounds with Music and Charity

December 2, 2016
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Forty years ago, as the nation celebrated its Bicentennial, a group of Revere leaders, including then-City Clerk John Henry, Revere Journal Editor Bob Long and Associate Editor Dick Powers,...

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Gavegnano Guest Speaker at BC

December 2, 2016
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East Boston Savings Bank’s Chairman, CEO and President, Richard J. Gavegnano, was honored to be invited as a guest speaker at Boston College’s “Lunch with an Entrepreneur” discussion, hosted...

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Allison Bauer Named New Director at BSAS

December 2, 2016
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The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced that Allison F. Bauer has been named the new Director of the Bureau of Substance Abuse Services (BSAS).  As the Director...

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Pixelate Boston Opens Store in Lynn

December 2, 2016
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Pixelate Boston was born when Wendy & Steve Cody attended a wedding where a photo booth was set up.  Disappointed in the “tired” props they felt they could do...

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Thanksgiving Project Provides 6,500 Local Families with Turkey and Fixings for Holiday Meal

December 2, 2016
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United Way joined Catholic Charities and partner agencies in 11 different communities across the region  on November 19 to distribute 6,500 packages of Thanksgiving groceries, including turkey and the...

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Mrs. Massachusetts to Hold Toy Drive

December 2, 2016
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Mrs. Massachusetts and marriage and family therapist Anna Svetchnikov would like to invite you to the Holiday Toy Drive and Fundraiser on December 4, 2016 to support low income...

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The Secret Weapon to Ending America’s Health Crisis: Schools

December 2, 2016
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By Kenneth Thorpe America has a big, fat problem. A whopping 13 million American children are obese  — and millions more are about to join their ranks. By 2025,...

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Let’s Stay Cool and Calm on Legal Marijuana

December 2, 2016
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If recent news reports are to be believed, some in our state are hyperventilating about the imminent legalization of marijuana in Massachusetts which was approved by voters in the...

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Avery in Charge:Manning Field is the Site of Division 1 Football Super Bowl on Saturday

December 2, 2016
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By Cary Shuman Rich Avery and the City of Lynn will be in the spotlight Saturday when the Everett and Xaverian football teams play the Division 1 Super Bowl...

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Obituaries 11-29-2016

December 2, 2016
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Robert LaFleur Raytheon retiree of Maine, formerly of Lynn Robert J. LaFleur of York, ME formerly of Lynn, died suddenly November 29 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital surrounded by his family.  He...

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St Mary’s Soccer Banquet

November 24, 2016
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St Mary’s Soccer Banquet

Hall of Fame Award recipients Christian Couillard and Jonah Lezama.

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The Lynn Chargers are Champions! Third-and-Fourth Grade Team Beats Stoneham, 13-0

November 24, 2016
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The Lynn Chargers are Champions! Third-and-Fourth Grade Team Beats Stoneham, 13-0

By Cary Shuman When Lynn Chargers head coach Junior Martinez assembled his youth football team in August, he felt he had a good nucleus with nine returning players on...

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Corcoran Establishes Scholarship at St Mary’s to Honor Housing Advocate

November 24, 2016
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Joe Corcoran has come across more than his share of advocates in his 40-plus years of residential and commercial development, but it’s fair to say that no one has...

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LACC Presents Forum on ‘Opioid Addiction in the Workplace’

November 24, 2016
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Essex County District Attorney Essex Jonathan Blodgett has served since 2003. One of the first things he did when he was elected was to call then Lynn Police Chief...

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Young Professionals Support Local Charity at Craft Beer Cellar Dec 1

November 24, 2016
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Young Professionals from the Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce will host a beer tasting and charity event on Thursday, December 1st  at Craft Beer Cellar at 450 Paradise Road...

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