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Happy Birthday, David Solimine Sr.

August 28, 2015
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Happy Birthday, David Solimine Sr.

Lynn businessman and community leader David Solimine Sr. is pictured with his grandchildren at his 80th birthday celebration Aug. 21 at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Dr. John and Mrs. Kristen Steriti. Family and friends enjoyed the evening.

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License Board Votes 2-1 to Maintain 1 A.M. Closing Time

August 28, 2015
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In the end, the sentiment of the Lynn License Board appears to be, ‘if it isn’t broken, don’t fix it.’ That is the impression one is left with after the astonishingly quick vote of the License Board on Tuesday night. After hearing more than...

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Lynn Receives $73,000 Grant to Assess Waterfront Resiliency

August 28, 2015
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Lynn EDIC Project Coordinator Bill Bochnak was one hand at the Winthrop Ferry Terminal last Friday morning, to receive a $73,000 Coastal Resiliency grant from the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, Coastal Zone Management division. Bochnak joined officials from several of the...

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Sinkhole Being Repaired:Gaping Hole at South Common and Shepard Closes Intersection

August 28, 2015
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Lynn Water and Sewer Commission crews and utility workers have been working around the clock since last Friday, August 21, when a gaping 16-foot by 12-foot sinkhole opened at...

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Lynn’s Eastern Bank, Everett Co-Op Rated in Top 200 Healthiest Banks

August 28, 2015
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Eastern Bank, headquartered in Lynn, and Everett Co-Operative Bank have stood out as two of the healthiest banks in the nation according to a recent review by the independent...

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Expansion of NSCCs Lynn Campus Begins

August 28, 2015
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The addition of a 37,000 square foot wing to North Shore Community College’s McGee Building took its first physical steps forward this week with the arrival of a construction...

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Festa Italiana

August 21, 2015
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Festa Italiana

Margret D’Iulis and Maria LaMacchia were busy filling the cannoli wheels with ricotta during last weekend’s Festa Italiana at the Holy Family Church in Lynn.

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Knights of Pythias Golf Tournament

August 21, 2015
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Knights of Pythias Golf Tournament

  The Third Annual Knights of Pythias Golf Tournament in memory of  Lynn Police Officer Dick Cronin will be held Saturday, Sept. 12 at 8 a.m. at the Middleton...

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Bent Water Looks to Put Lynn on Brewing Map

August 21, 2015
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A group of North Shore and Boston-area business heavy weights have decided to make a huge investment in Lynn, as they seek to blend their business expertise, connections and...

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Youth Build Recruiting Lynn Youth for Fall 2015

August 21, 2015
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North Shore Community Development Coalition’s YouthBuild program is currently enrolling participants for job training and educational classes for their fall cohort. YouthBuild North Shore is presently enrolling youth from...

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LCHC Celebrates National Health Center Week

August 21, 2015
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There was standing room only in Lynn Community Health Center’s Atrium as public officials, community members, health care advocates, and GE representatives joined health center staff for its annual...

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Essex Heritage Presents 150+ Free Events Over Trails & Sails

August 21, 2015
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Interested in going on a rare, behind-the-scenes tour of Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site or the Lynn Public Library? Want to examine the ecology of Salem Sound? How...

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Sports 08-18-2015

August 21, 2015
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Derek Dana, coach of the Division 3 state champion St. Mary’s High School baseball team, held the first Spartan Baseball Camp at Breed Field. Players learned the fundamentals and...

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Skip Mageary Honored

August 14, 2015
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Skip Mageary Honored

Lynn’s Skip Mageary throws the first pitch prior to the Mass. State Little League Championship at Wyoma’s Reinfuss Field. The dedicated Wyoma Little League volunteer has given 52 years...

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Four-Point Play:Amenta Finishes Career at Merrimack with a Perfect 4.0 Grade Point Average

August 14, 2015
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Four-Point Play:Amenta Finishes Career at Merrimack with a Perfect 4.0 Grade Point Average

The transition from high school to college can be difficult. The work load is tougher and the distractions are many. Some of the brightest students stumble a bit before...

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National Amusements Debuts its First Showcase MX4D Theatre

August 14, 2015
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Showcase Cinema de Lux Revere announced the opening of the Showcase MX4D Theatre in its newly refurbished, 20-screen venue. The next generation “MX4D®” theatre will allow movie-goers to experience...

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Supporting Bernie for President

August 7, 2015
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Supporting Bernie for President

Sean Crowley (back row, second from left), owner of the Lynnway Sports Center, hosted a political gathering July 29 for Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at the bowling and sports...

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Sole Mates:Lynn Native Mike Mckie Marries Abby Bent After Meeting at a Running Club in Salem

August 7, 2015
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Sole Mates:Lynn Native Mike Mckie Marries Abby Bent  After Meeting at a Running Club in Salem

Mike McKie finished in first place in the Nahant Beach Triathlon Series last Thursday night. Abby McKie finished second. And yes, they are related. They are husband and wife...

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A Feast Fit for Champions:Coach Derek Dana and the Spartans Celebrate Their State Baseball Title

August 7, 2015
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A Feast Fit for Champions:Coach Derek Dana and the Spartans Celebrate Their State Baseball Title

The St. Mary’s High School baseball team celebrated its 2015 state championship season at an awards banquet Tuesday night at The Wharf in Revere. Head coach Derek Dana presented...

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The Boston Public Market has Arrived

August 7, 2015
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There is no shortage of newness in the Old Town these days, and last Thursday, July 30, city and state officials rang in the newest trend to hit Boston...

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Sports 08-04-2015

August 7, 2015
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LACC Helicopter Golf Ball Drop set for August 10 Someone could win $10K, $5K or $2500 during the Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce helicopter Golf Ball Drop fundraiser during the...

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No Decision on Extending Hours to 2 A.M. in Lynn:License Commission Continues Hearing until August 25

July 30, 2015
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The Lynn License Commission continued without any finding or determination, Tuesday night’s hotly anticipated public hearing on the request by the Lynn Restaurant Association, to return to a 2...

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Campaign Season Gets Underway:Lynn Community Association Sponsors Canidates’ Forums

July 30, 2015
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With the closing of the nomination period for candidates in city elections last week, the election season gets into full swing this week, as candidates begin introducing themselves to...

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A Surprise Party for Mayor Kennedy:Friends Honor Her on 53rd Birthday at Fran’s Place

July 30, 2015
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A Surprise Party for Mayor Kennedy:Friends Honor Her on 53rd Birthday at Fran’s Place

Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy thought she was attending an anniversary for Jay and Linda Collins, owners of Fran’s Place. But when she and her chief of staff, Jamie Cerulli,...

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