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Mayor Kennedy Announces Candidacy for Re-Election

April 22, 2017
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Mayor Kennedy Announces Candidacy for Re-Election

By Cary Shuman Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy couldn’t have asked for a more enthusiastic kickoff to her campaign for re-election to the city’s highest office. There was a standing-room only crowd, a well-received speech interrupted often by applause, and appearances by several city officials who have contributed to the progress Kennedy has made as...

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Joe Conlon Steps Down as Lynn Jets Hockey Coach

April 22, 2017
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Joe Conlon Steps Down as Lynn Jets Hockey Coach

By Cary Shuman Classical director of athletics Bill Devin tried to get Lynn Jets hockey coach Joe Conlon to reconsider. Conlon notified Devin and other Lynn school administrators last week that he had decided to step down from his head coaching position after nine...

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Throwing His Hat into the Race:Jaime Figueroa Announces His Candidacy for Lynn Councilor-At-Large

April 22, 2017
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Throwing His Hat into the Race:Jaime Figueroa Announces His Candidacy for Lynn Councilor-At-Large

Jaime Figueroa announced his candidacy for Lynn councilor-at-large at a campaign kickoff reception April 12 at Trios on Market Street. Figueroa is a graduate of North Shore Community where he was inducted in the Honor Society. He will receive his Bachelor of Science degree...

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NSCC to Pilot “Free College” North Shore Promise Award Program

April 22, 2017
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Danvers, MA – This fall North Shore Community College will become the first community college in the Northeast to offer a self-funded “free college” pilot program for 100 eligible...

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3rd Annual Project Wheels Road Race April 30

April 22, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The 3rd Annual Walk, Run, & Roll 5K will be presented by The Project Wheels Foundation on April 30, beginning in Wyoma Square. The Walk, Run...

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Police Still Searching for Easter Sunday Shooter

April 22, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. According to Lynn Police and the Essex County District Attorney’s office, the search is still on for a male shooter who fired up to six...

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A Truly Perilous Time

April 22, 2017
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When President Obama left office, he made it clear to incoming President Trump that the most important foreign policy challenge that the new administration would face would be figuring...

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Lynn English Bulldogs Defeat Winthrop 9-6

April 22, 2017
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Maybe Yogi Berra was thinking of the Lynn English Bulldawgs when he said “It ain’t over till it’s over.” The Bulldogs seemed on their way to defeat at Winthrop on a...

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Easter Basket Drive

April 14, 2017
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Easter Basket Drive

Sacred Heart School Student Council members with Principal Mary DeAngelo and Leslie Duhamel, Student Council Advisor.

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Pete Dow Assumes Ownership of Tony Lena’s Sandwich Shop

April 14, 2017
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Pete Dow Assumes Ownership of Tony Lena’s Sandwich Shop

By Cary Shuman Pete Dow is the new owner of Tony Lena’s sub shop on Boston Street. Dow, 42, acquired the popular food establishment on Feb. 1, buying the...

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Ford Installs Baseball-Themed Picnic Area at His Little River Inn Restaurant

April 14, 2017
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Ford Installs Baseball-Themed Picnic Area at His Little River Inn Restaurant

By Cary Shuman Rick Ford is bringing a touch of Fenway Park to the Little River Inn on Boston Street. Ford, former Lynn city councilor and owner of the...

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Double-Poles Draw Ire of City Council

April 14, 2017
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By Jay Lancaster Double-poles were front and center at the City Council meeting Tuesday night, as councilors took on the issue of how to cut down their numbers around...

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Mayor Kennedy to Make Election Announcement

April 14, 2017
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Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy was set to make a major announcement about her plans to run for re-election at “A Cocktail Hour with Mayor Kennedy” event Wednesday night at...

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NSCC Presents George Orwell’s Animal Farm

April 14, 2017
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North Shore Community College (NSCC) and The Performing Arts Council present George Orwell’s Animal Farm, adapted by Ian Wooldridge and directed by Matthew Woods. The neglected animals of Manor...

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Sacred Heart School Easter Basket Drive

April 14, 2017
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In the lunchroom cafeteria of the Sacred Heart School is a table stacked with Easter baskets wrapped in pink cellophane and pastel ribbons. As a school-wide Lenten project, students...

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Conlon Family to Award Scholarship

April 14, 2017
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In 1996 to honor the memory of Michael J. Conlon, Lynn English Class of 1992 and Babson College, Class of 1996, a Memorial Scholarship was established. Sadly, Michael’s sister...

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Breaking Communication Barriers in the Lynn Community

April 14, 2017
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A new one-hour radio program in Lynn called “Orientacion Juridica A La Comunidad” has been sharing news and information with its Lynn-area listening audience since the beginning of the...

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Spring Has Sprung….

April 14, 2017
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Although our winter season was a mild one, both in terms of cold and snow, giving us hopes for an early arrival of spring, our optimism proved illusory thanks...

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Happy Easter

April 14, 2017
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It’s hard to believe that another Easter already is upon us. Good Friday and Easter Sunday will be here this week, and those of the Christian faith will begin...

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Happy Passover

April 14, 2017
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We want to wish our friends in the Jewish community a Happy Passover or Happy “Pesach” as this important holiday is known in Hebrew. The holiday begins with a...

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Obituaries 04-11-2017

April 14, 2017
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Eugene Hally GE retiree, of Florida, formerly of Lynn Eugene C. Hally of Barefoot Bay, FL, formerly ofLynn and Georgetown, died peacefully on March 25. He was 81 years...

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Globe North:Rosenberg Pens Book on the ‘Voices from Boston’s Suburbs’

April 7, 2017
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Globe North:Rosenberg Pens Book on the ‘Voices from Boston’s Suburbs’

By Cary Shuman Steven A. Rosenberg is a reporter who wrote about the North Shore for the Boston Globe for 15 years. His stories and columns focus on the...

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LACC’s Gould Appointed to STEM Advisory Council

April 7, 2017
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LACC’s Gould Appointed to STEM Advisory Council

Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce President/CEO, Leslie Gould was officially sworn in as a member of the Massachusetts STEM Advisory Council.  Gould will represent the Chamber of Commerce industry...

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Lynn Tech Announces Hall of Fame Inductees:Chief Mageary,Council Leaders Cyr and Walsh Among the Honorees

April 7, 2017
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The Lynn Tech Hall of Fame Selection Committee has announced its inductees for its Class of 2017. The committee consisting of former Lynn Tech directors, Al Malagrifa, Bart Conlon,...

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