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Boston North Cancer Assoc will Honor Solimine at May 3 Gala

April 21, 2018
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Boston North Cancer Assoc will Honor Solimine at May 3 Gala

There isn’t an organization in Lynn that hasn’t been touched by the kindness and generosity of David J. Solimine Sr. and his family. From his annual efforts for the Item Santa Fund to his substantial donation of scholarships for Lynn students, Solimine has been there for causes of all kinds. On May 3 at...

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Celebrating Mary Taylor:Proud Matriarch of Lynn Family Feted on her 80th Birthday

April 21, 2018
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Celebrating Mary Taylor:Proud Matriarch of Lynn Family Feted on her 80th Birthday

More than 150 family members and friends gathered at the Knights of Columbus to honor lifelong Lynn resident Mary (MacDonald) Taylor at an 80th surprise birthday party. Among the invited guests was Mayor Tom McGee, who presented a citation to Mrs. Taylor, congratulating her...

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Wyoma’s Jay Newhall Favors New Little League Bat Regulations

April 21, 2018
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Jay Newhall, a baseball coach and the umpire-in-chief in the Wyoma Little League, said he favors the new Little League bat regulations that go in to effect nationwide for the 2018 season. Though the change in regulations for all bats hasn’t garnered much attention...

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Sagan Realtors Merges with Harborside Sotheby’s International

April 21, 2018
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Sagan Realtors and Harborside Sotheby’s International Realty (Harborside SIR) announced that they have merged and will now operate as Sagan Harborside Sotheby’s International Realty. The merger strengthens their presence...

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Helping Students Realize their Potential:Samuels Brings Billionaire Babies Program to Lynn

April 21, 2018
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Linda Samuels has great confidence in her ability to teach young people. Always striving to ignite a lifelong love of learning in her students, Samuels has an impressive resume...

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SBA Helps Lynn Remain Open for Business

April 21, 2018
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When Small Business Administration district director Robert H. Nelson visited the city Tuesday, he delivered more than just the best wishes of the federal government. Nelson presented a check...

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Southern Maine Community College to Welcome Lynn Students

April 21, 2018
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Lynn students are gearing up for a trip to Maine. The School Committee have approved a field trip for students from the city’s English, Classical and Tech schools to...

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School Committee Discusses Student Safety

April 21, 2018
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Officer Oren Wright of the Lynn Police Department Spoke to the School Committee about the security measures the school system and police department have in place to protect students....

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Mixed News Regarding Graduation Rates

April 21, 2018
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Deputy Superintendent Patrick Tutwiler recently presented data to the School Committee that paints a mixed portrait of the district’s academic performance. The main barometers of student graduation all stayed...

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Is April the New January?

April 21, 2018
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When the meteorologists had compiled their weather statistics for the months of February and March, they informed us that for the second straight year, February actually was warmer than...

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Barbara Bush

April 21, 2018
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Barbara Bush, who passed away this week at the age of 92, was both a throwback to a time when a woman was expected to sacrifice her career for...

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Thomsen Holding Court:Legendary NBA Writer from Swampscott Will Hold Book Signing in Winthrop

April 13, 2018
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Swampscott resident Ian Thomsen, one of the nation’s leading sportswriters for the past three decades, will be in Winthrop on April 19 to talk about his new book, “The...

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Tech Students Help Honor America:Precision Machine Students Produce Cannons for Winners in the Boston Marathon Ruck March

April 13, 2018
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Lynn Tech students will be warming the hearts of U.S. military personnel, first responders and civilians at the Tough Ruck, an event on Saturday that is affiliated with the...

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Single-Family Home Approved, Carnival to Return to Keaney Park

April 13, 2018
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At Tuesday’s Lynn City Council meeting, the Council voted in favor of allowing a one-family home to be built on Collins Avenue in a business district, as well approving...

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Two Massachusetts Moms say No to College Debt for Kids

April 13, 2018
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Last summer two friends were chatting about how expensive college tuition is these days and the impending mounds of debt their collective six kids were most likely going to...

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8th Annual Significance Awards Nomination Season

April 13, 2018
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The 8th annual Lynn Historical Commission’s Significance Awards nomination season is underway.  Between now and noon, Friday April 13, the Lynn Historical Commission is accepting nominations for the June...

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Third Annual Explore NSCC: Access and Transition Fair

April 13, 2018
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Ninety Lynn Public Schools students attended the third annual Explore North Shore Community College (NSCC): Access and Transition Fair for Entering Students on April 6. Juniors and seniors from...

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Islamic Society of the North Shore Holds Open Mosque Day

April 13, 2018
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The Islamic Society of the North Shore “Masjid Us-Salam” held an “Ask A Muslim” Open Mosque Day Sunday at 35 Lynnfield St., Lynn. The Society welcomed a contingent of...

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Girls Inc of Lynn Annual Celebration Luncheon Today:Robert F Rivers, Chair and CEO of Eastern Bank to Receive Strong, Smart and Bold Award on Behalf of Eastern Bank

April 6, 2018
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When the doors open at the Hilton Doubletree in Danvers today at 11:30 a.m., hundreds of community leaders, elected officials, business men and women, girls and supporters of girls...

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Council Vote Lays Groundwork for Recreational Marijuana Sales in Lynn

April 6, 2018
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As the state began accepting applications Monday for recreational marijuana shops to open in the Commonwealth, the Lynn City Council took a vote to lay the groundwork and zoning...

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Lynn English MC JROTC Holds Program Fundraiser

April 6, 2018
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The Lynn English MC JROTC team performs with fine precision at its best. The two drill teams – The Boys Armed Division and the Girls Unarmed Division – have...

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Martin Luther King Made Us All Better People

April 6, 2018
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This week — April 4 to be precise — marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King as he stood on a balcony of a...

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City of Lynn Student Government Day

April 6, 2018
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A unique approach to Student Government Day was offered by the City of Lynn. Student representatives from each Lynn high school learned about the functions of city government and...

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Brendan Crighton Inaugurated as Lynn’s State Senator

April 6, 2018
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Brendan Crighton took the oath of office as the state senator for the Third Essex District during an inauguration ceremony at the State House in Boston. Crighton was elected...

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