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Hitting the Slopes

February 12, 2016
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Hitting the Slopes

Tori Marler, 10, learning to snowboard during last Friday’s (Feb. 5) Lynn Parks and Recreation Ski Program at Ski Bradford. This is Marler’s second year at the sport. Before her 6:30 p.m. lesson, she spent time here with other kids from Lynn practicing on the bunny hill.

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Burt,BC Win the Beanpot:Sophomore Star Receives Top Goaltending Award

February 12, 2016
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Burt,BC Win the Beanpot:Sophomore Star Receives Top Goaltending Award

By Cary Shuman They are the best women’s college hockey team in America. They have the best player, the best coach and the best goaltender. Tuesday night the Boston College women’s team backed up its No. 1 ranking with an impressive 7-0 victory over...

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Zapata Announces Candidacy for State Representative Seat

February 12, 2016
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Zapata Announces Candidacy for State Representative Seat

By Cary Shuman Alexander Zapata has announced his candidacy for the state representative seat in the 10th Essex District that was previously held by Robert Fennell. Zapata has been a resident of Lynn for three years. He owned a cellular telephone store, The Electronics...

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St.Mary’s Hockey Coach Mark Lee Rings up Impressive 400th Career Win

February 12, 2016
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By Joyce Erekson St. Mary’s boys hockey coach Mark Lee hit an impressive milestone last week when he picked up his 400th career coaching win. The Spartans delivered the...

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Zoning Changes for Proposed Waterfront Development

February 12, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Lynn Council Rules and Ordinance Committee voted Tuesday night to set down a pair of proposed zoning changes for a public hearing, likely in...

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City Takes First Steps Toward a Possible New YMCA

February 12, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Discussions between representatives of YMCA Metro North and city officials, about the potential to build a new, state of the art YMCA in Lynn, took...

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Thank You,Rep Fennell for a Job Well Done

February 12, 2016
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This week Bobby Fennell leaves the State House for a job at the water and sewer department in Lynn. Although he will still be involved in the city, he...

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There’s A New Paige in St. Mary’s Softball Book

February 12, 2016
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Paige Licata knows she is stepping into a good situation as the varsity softball coach at St. Mary’s High School, and she couldn’t be happier. “I’m honored and excited...

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Out of the Blocks

February 4, 2016
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Out of the Blocks

  Jalil Gibson of Lynn English gets a slight jump on the competition during one of his races in the NEC Meet.

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Lynn Community Television Launches New Programming

February 4, 2016
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Lynn Community Television Launches New Programming

By Cary Shuman Lynn Community Television has been developing new programming out of its temporary headquarters in Room 302 at Lynn City Hall. Sean Donahue is the director of...

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Friends of Lynn and Nahant Beach Award $4,000 Grant to Lynn Schools

February 4, 2016
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Friends of Lynn and Nahant Beach Award $4,000 Grant to Lynn Schools

The Friends of Lynn and Nahant Beach have awarded a $4,000 grant to the Northeastern University’s Marine Science Center in Nahant to help bring the ocean to students in...

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Cahill Announces Candidacy For State Representative Seat

February 4, 2016
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Cahill Announces Candidacy For State Representative Seat

By Cary Shuman When Daniel Cahill was a college student at Northeastern University, he had an internship in a state representative’s office at the Statehouse in Boston. “I just...

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Speaker Robert DeLeo’s 2016 Annual Address to Members

February 4, 2016
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Colleagues: I am proud to stand before you today to mark the beginning of a new year and discuss our agenda; an agenda shaped by conversations with each of...

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KIPP Academy Junior Speaks Out in Lions Youth Speech Contest

February 4, 2016
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The Lions Clubs of Lynn are very proud of KIPP Academy Collegiate junior, Temitope (Tope) Sholola, for her public speaking achievement this year as Lynn’s representative in the Lions...

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Apply Now for NSCC Foundation Scholarships!

February 4, 2016
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Are you a current student or graduate of North Shore Community College (NSCC)? Could you use FREE money to help pay for college expenses? Apply for an NSCC scholarship!...

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St.Mary’s Basketball at the Garden

January 28, 2016
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St.Mary’s Basketball at the Garden

St. Mary’s girls basketball coach Jeff Newhall talks to the team during a timeout at the TD Garden in Boston. The Spartans beat Lexington, 55-42, in the contest, part...

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Hair’s to You,Ramon:Santana is Thriving at Roosters in Lynnfield

January 28, 2016
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Hair’s to You,Ramon:Santana is Thriving at Roosters in Lynnfield

By Cary Shuman Roosters Men’s Grooming Center has been in operation for more that two-and-half years at Market Street, an open-air lifestyle center in Lynnfield that features clothing stores,...

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Celebrating Catholic Schools Week:Head of School Grace Cotter Regan Talks about the Success of St. Mary’s High School

January 28, 2016
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Celebrating Catholic Schools Week:Head of School Grace Cotter Regan Talks about the Success of St. Mary’s High School

In coordination with Catholic Schools Week, St. Mary’s Head of School Grace Cotter Regan participated in an interview with the Lynn Journal. What is the current school enrollment in...

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State Signals Concern Over Union Closing Plan:Letter to Partners/NSMC Requires Additional Data, Response to Concerns

January 28, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health last week made clear to Partners/ North Shore Medical Center that it is not going to rubber stamp a...

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Lynn Student Awarded Prestigious “Posse” Scholarship

January 28, 2016
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Pioneer Charter School of Science (PCSS) senior Odinaka Oranewku, 17, of Lynn has won a prestigious Posse Scholarship, an award that recognizes high school students from diverse backgrounds who...

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DeLeo will form Commission to Look at Daily Fantasy Sports

January 28, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Speaker Bob DeLeo said this week that he believes some regulations are needed for the Daily Fantasy Sports industry in Massachusetts, and will likely nominate a...

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Sports 01-26-2016

January 28, 2016
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A win in the Garden Garraud, Nowicki pace Spartans past Lexington By Cary Shuman The Good Sports Invitational is an outstanding event that gives high school basketball teams an opportunity...

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Freezin’ for a Reason

January 22, 2016
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Freezin’ for a Reason

About 150 people made their way into the water as part of the Freezin’ for a Reason New Year’s Day plunge.  

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Café Owner Credits City,Staff and More in Quick Recovery:Neighborhood Coffee Shop/Eatery/Hang-Out Loses Just One Day to Car Crash

January 22, 2016
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Café Owner Credits City,Staff and More in Quick Recovery:Neighborhood Coffee Shop/Eatery/Hang-Out Loses Just One Day to Car Crash

By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Walnut Street Café owner Jim Chalmers and his wife Alicia Churchill, this week credited the quick response and cooperation of the City of Lynn Inspectional...

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