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Dress for SOX-cess

April 14, 2014
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Dress for SOX-cess

Members of the Connery School staff and students took part in The Jimmy Fund’s annual initiative. Rally Against Cancer, Dress For SOX-cess is sponsored by The Jimmy Fund and Dana Farber Cancer Institute every year in hopes to raise awareness and funds in a fun way. This year, the staff and students of The...

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Bradley Named New English Hoop Coach

April 14, 2014
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Bradley Named New English Hoop Coach

Rachael Bradley, who won a state title as a player at St. Mary’s High School in 2002 and was a part of a 25-1 Lynn English High School team as an assistant varsity coach this season, has been named the new head coach of...

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City Names First-ever Director of the Downtown Lynn Cultural District

April 14, 2014
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City Names First-ever Director of the Downtown Lynn Cultural District

Emily Ruddock has been named the director of the Downtown Lynn Cultural District. Ruddock will assume the role on May 1, engaging Lynn residents and visitors in a revitalized urban experience that has arts and culture at its core. “This is my dream job,”...

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Sisson School Lip Sync Show

April 14, 2014
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Sisson School Lip Sync Show

Front row are Brianna Crichton Hosking, Amelia Spencer, Breanne Maloney, Julisa Cronin, and Madeline Beaver. Back row are Olivia Wallace, Julie Nickolau, Sailor Brinkler, Olivia Waterman, Reese Brinkler, and...

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There Are Moments That Transcend Sports

April 14, 2014
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The Boston Marathon has now become one of those moments. A marathon is a tremendous athletic event. It takes physical and mental perseverance unlike anything else. Big cities all...

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Obituaries 04-15-2014

April 14, 2014
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Jennie Ann Bering Retired Nurse Jennie Ann Bering of Lynn, formerly of Winthrop, passed away on April 1 after a prolonged illness. She was 77 years old. Born in...

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Greek Independence Day

April 8, 2014
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Greek Independence Day

On Sunday April 6, thousands of Greek-Americans, including members of St. George Greek Orthodox Church of Lynn, gathered in the Back Bay to march down Boylston Street to celebrate...

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Tough Call: St. Mary’s Senior Hannah McCormack to Choose Between Harvard and MIT

April 8, 2014
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Tough Call: St. Mary’s Senior Hannah McCormack to Choose Between Harvard and MIT

Coke or Pepsi? McDonald’s or Burger King? Red or white? Decisions, decisions. We all have to make them and some are more difficult and have a greater impact than...

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A Fond Farewell: Power Steps down from Lynn Chamber

April 8, 2014
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A Fond Farewell: Power Steps down from Lynn Chamber

JoAnn Power, a valuable contributor to the Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce’s growth and vibrancy for the past 16 years, is stepping down from her position as the business...

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Glee Cast Member Alex Newell Will Perform at Lynn Auditorium

April 8, 2014
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Glee Cast Member Alex Newell Will Perform at Lynn Auditorium

Special guest Alex Newell, of Fox TV’s hit show Glee, joins The Boston Gay Men’s Chorus to present Can’t Stop the Beat at Lynn Auditorium at 3 City Square...

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Thank You, JoAnn Power

April 8, 2014
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JoAnn Power has been an unsung hero at the Lynn Chamber of Commerce and in our community for the past 16 years. As the LACC’s communications manager, she and...

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Obituaries 04-08-2014

April 8, 2014
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Jose Porras Longtime Union Hospital Employee Jose G. Porras of Lynn, beloved husband of Maria F. (Garcia) Porras, died at Twin Oaks/Genesis Health Care of Danvers on April 3...

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Just for Kicks

March 31, 2014
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Just for Kicks

Nicole Ing kicks a bag during a taekwondo demonstration at the Lynn Community and Family Resource Fair on Thursday, March 27, at Lynn Vocational Technical Institute in Lynn.

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Patrolling Lynn Beach: Coast Guard Says Cutter Was on Hand ‘in case’

March 31, 2014
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Patrolling Lynn Beach: Coast Guard Says Cutter Was on Hand ‘in case’

According to a spokesperson for the United States Coast Guard office in Boston, last week’s visit of the Coast Guard cutter USS Escanaba was prompted by the storm that...

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Gannon Golf Course Is Open for 2014 Season

March 31, 2014
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Gannon Golf Course Is Open for 2014 Season

The Gannon Golf Course is ready for the 2104 season. David Sibley, certified PGA Professional, welcomed golfers to the course for their first rounds of the new season. Saturday...

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Boys and Girls Club Set for Benefit Hockey Game Sunday

March 31, 2014
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Boys and Girls Club Set for Benefit Hockey Game Sunday

Stephen Hirsch remembers the glory days of Bobby Orr and the Big Bad Bruins in the early 1970s. The Bruins won Stanley Cups in 1970 and 1972 and many...

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Winter’s Lingering Effects: Continued Bad Weather Has Limited the Use of Local Playing Fields so Far

March 31, 2014
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Due to the extremely late thaw from this past winter and recent rain activity, the city of Lynn has been forced to keep the majority of its playing fields...

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Gannon Golf Course Ushers in a New Era

March 31, 2014
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We had the honor to be invited by the new management team at the Gannon Golf Course for their opening day ceremony and we must say we were very...

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Obituaries 04-01-2014

March 31, 2014
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Pierre Cavallion Fleuriel Master Craftsman And Cabinet Maker Pierre Cavallion Fleuriel of Lynn died after a brief illness at home on March 24. He was 75 years old. Born...

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Lynn Hibernians 5k Recovery Run

March 25, 2014
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Lynn Hibernians 5k Recovery Run

The Connery Elementary School had a large delegation of runners in the Ancient Order of Hibernians Recovery Run road race, led by Principal Mary Dill (third from left) and...

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Lynn Veterans Agent Sweeney Activated for Deployment: Will Depart for Texas April 5, and Afghanistan after

March 25, 2014
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Lynn Veterans Agent Sweeney Activated for Deployment: Will Depart for Texas April 5, and Afghanistan after

Lynn Veterans Agent Michael Sweeney was busy toiling around City Hall Friday morning, March 21, preparing for the annual Vietnam Veterans Memorial Ceremony, which began in the lobby at...

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Incredible Kid Day

March 25, 2014
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Incredible Kid Day

Camp Fire North Shore staffer Monica Ciruelos watches as Shoemaker Elementary student Tyler Kelley do his best Power Ranger impersonation last Wednesday, March 19. Camp Fire North Shore celebrated...

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Mohegan Sun Announces New Partnership with Seven Venues, Including Lynn Auditorium

March 25, 2014
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Mohegan Sun announced this week that a new partnership with seven area performing arts venues – including the Lynn Auditorium. All venues are members of the Massachusetts Performing Arts...

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So, This Is Spring?

March 25, 2014
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Although the calendar told us that spring officially arrived last Thursday, Mother Nature, as usual, has decided on her own time frame for when she will allow spring to...

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