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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 a.m. closing time in the city. At the outset of the meeting, License Commission Chairperson Patricia M. Barton told those in attendance that the public...

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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 voters. That effort began in earnest for School Committee candidates Wednesday, July 29 – at...

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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, walked into to the establishment July 22, the mayor knew that the large gathering assembled...

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Nahant Beach Triathlon Series Still Going Strong

July 30, 2015
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Nahant Beach Triathlon Series Still Going Strong

No bicycling. No problem. The Nahant Beach Triathlon is celebrating its 35th year and though the bicycling portion is no more, the event is still a popular weekly summertime...

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Sports 07-28-2015

July 30, 2015
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Large turnout for Chris Warren’s Diamonds In the Tough Softball Camp Chris Warren was the outstanding quarterback for the 1990 Lynn English High School football team that went undefeated in...

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LACC Launches Young Professionals Initiative

July 30, 2015
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Over 60 Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce  members recently attended the launch of the new Young Professionals initiative (YP) with a spirit and food tasting on top of the...

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From Our Readers

July 30, 2015
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Thank you for a successful sunset cruise To the editor: On behalf of the Downtown Lynn Cultural District and the Lynn Museum/LynnArts organization, we want to thank the more...

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Well Focused:Former LynnCAM Producer Brittany Gorski is Teaching Photography and Film at Girls Inc.

July 24, 2015
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Well Focused:Former LynnCAM Producer Brittany Gorski is Teaching Photography and Film at Girls Inc.

Brittany Gorski worked at the LynnCAM local access TV station for eight years, bringing interesting news and views in to local residents’ homes. The position was a perfect match...

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Devin at Home with the Navigators

July 24, 2015
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Devin at Home with the Navigators

Kyle Devin is finally home for the summer and he couldn’t be happier. The former Classical High baseball standout is back playing with the North Shore Navigators after starting...

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O’Toole and Rowing a Perfect Mix at ULowell

July 24, 2015
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O’Toole and Rowing a Perfect Mix at ULowell

Mark O’Toole Jr. is competitive and as a student at St. Mary’s he channeled that energy into ice hockey and lacrosse. When it came time to head off to...

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Onward and Upward:Nick Liatsos Opens Health Pro Physical Therapy in Revere

July 24, 2015
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Onward and Upward:Nick Liatsos Opens Health Pro Physical Therapy in Revere

Nick Liatsos stands 6 feet, 4 inches tall, looks like he stepped out of a men’s fitness magazine, and still competes actively in sports, basketball mostly, a love of...

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Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce News

July 24, 2015
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LACC launchs Young Professionals imitative The Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce will launch its Young Professionals imitative on Thursday, July 23rd on the rooftop of the All Care VNA...

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English Football Ready to Start New Era

July 24, 2015
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The 2015 football season is knocking on the door and that means the start of a new era for the English High football team. English High alumni Chris Carroll...

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Gold Medal Achievement:Tori Faieta Leads U.S.A. To Title at World Deaf Games

July 22, 2015
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Basketball players are always looking to take their game to the next level and Lynn’s Tori Faieta is no exception.  The 2015 Stonehill College graduate hit the international stage...

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Community Turns Out to Support Coach Jeff Blydell

July 22, 2015
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Baseball fans, players, friends, family and co-workers turned out in force last weekend to show their support for Lynn’s Jeff Blydell, a coach and teacher who is fighting cancer....

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Drink Coffee, Do Good:Haven Project Will Open New Café on Munroe Street

July 22, 2015
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The Haven Project, a Lynn-based program that helps homeless young adults, will be opening a new café, The Land of A Thousand Hills Coffee Company, on Munroe Street this...

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NSBL Plans Special Day to Honor Blydell

July 14, 2015
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NSBL Plans Special Day to Honor Blydell

What better way to honor a man whose passion is baseball than to play baseball. Earlier this spring Jeff Blydell, a well-known baseball coach in the North Shore Baseball...

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He a Big Hit in Baseball:Marquese Avery Belts a Grand Slam for Wyoma Ll All-stars

July 14, 2015
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He a Big Hit in Baseball:Marquese Avery Belts a Grand Slam for Wyoma Ll All-stars

The name “Avery” stands for basketball coaching excellence in Lynn. Ten-year-old Marquese Avery’s father, is Marvin Avery, the former Lynn Tech coach who led the Tigers to a state...

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Lynn Democrats to Hold Their Annual Family Cookout and Food Drive Sunday

July 14, 2015
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The Lynn Democratic City Committee’s Sixteenth Annual Family Cookout and Sixth Annual Food Drive will be held on Sunday, July 12th, from 2-5pm at Debbie and Coley Walsh’s yard,...

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Police Briefs 07-07-2015

July 14, 2015
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23-year old Lynn man charged with rape A Lynn judge ordered a 23-year old Lynn man held without bail on Monday, following his arrest on a rape charge Sunday....

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First Class:Dill Teaches Flight Instruction to BSU Students

July 3, 2015
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First Class:Dill Teaches Flight Instruction to BSU Students

Bradley Dill received his student pilot’s certificate when he was a 16-year-old student at St. Mary’s High School. At 17, he had his private pilot’s certificate and at 18,...

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NSMC Announces Improved Plan for Better Care and Healthier Communities:But Union Hospital in Lynn Is Slated for Closure

July 3, 2015
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NSMC Announces Improved Plan for Better Care and Healthier Communities:But Union Hospital in Lynn Is Slated for Closure

North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) and Partners HealthCare announced today a revised restructuring plan that improves care and coordination across a wide spectrum of health services. This plan realigns...

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Buddy Ford Graduates Mass.Maritime Academy

June 25, 2015
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Buddy Ford Graduates Mass.Maritime Academy

When Richard “Buddy” Ford was a senior at Classical High contemplating his future, he set his mind on a couple of options. He wanted to be a firefighter or...

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Blue and Gold Diamond:St. Mary’s Wins State Title with 3-0 Victory over Mount Greylock

June 25, 2015
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Blue and Gold Diamond:St. Mary’s Wins State Title with  3-0 Victory over Mount Greylock

The state championship was hanging in the balance. St. Mary’s was hoping to return to the glory the school enjoyed in baseball 27 years ago, a back-to-back success story...

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