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2018 Graduation

June 15, 2018
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2018 Graduation

Some of the Lynn Classical High School graduates from the Class of 2018 are pictured before the Graduation Exercises held June 8 at the school.

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Lynn/Nahant Nonprofits Receive Beaches Grant

June 15, 2018
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Lynn/Nahant Nonprofits Receive Beaches Grant

Three Lynn/Nahant organizations each received a Better Beaches grant from Save the Harbor/Save the Bay and the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) last Saturday to support free summer beach events and harbor activities throughout the summer. Friends of Lynn and Nahant Beach received...

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Wendy Joseph Announces 8th Annual Reading of Frederick Douglass’ Speech Event for July 3

June 15, 2018
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Highlands resident Wendy Joseph has announced that the 8th Annual Reading of Frederick Douglass’ Speech will be held on July 3 at 6 p.m. at High Rock Tower Park on Circuit Avenue. Last year’s event drew a record crowd of more than 600 people....

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Eastern Bank Chair, CEO Bob Rivers Elected as Chair of the Massachusetts Business Roundtable

June 15, 2018
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The Massachusetts Business Roundtable’s Board of Directors today unanimously voted to elect Bob Rivers, Chair and CEO, Eastern Bank, to serve as Chair during its 39th Annual Meeting, hosted...

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Restauranteurs Bring Flavor of the North End to Encore Boston Harbor

June 15, 2018
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Encore Boston Harbor has picked two North End restaurant legends—Frank DePasquale and Nick Varano—to operate a 135-seat, 5,200-square-foot Italian restaurant at the five-star, $2.5 billion Encore Boston Harbor Resort....

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Hook and Reel Lands at Wonderland Marketplace

June 15, 2018
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Just a stone’s throw away from the Wonderland T station and Revere Beach is the Wonderland Marketplace, where the Hook and Reel offers authentic Cajun seafood with a casual...

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Yawkey Foundation Donates Its Annual Scholarships

June 15, 2018
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The Yawkey Foundation will once again be donating scholarships to the Harry Agganis Foundation’s scholarship program. The scholarships will be presented at a gathering of all Agganis Week athletes...

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City Council News

June 15, 2018
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The project to restore the aging Lynn Commons is one step closer to a reality following this week’s Lynn City Council meeting. At Tuesday night’s Lynn City Council meeting,...

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A Tragedy with a Lesson For All of Us

June 15, 2018
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Most of us probably never heard of Charlotte Fox, who was the first American woman to ascend three, 26,000-foot or higher mountains, including Mt. Everest. Yet she tragically made...

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Glenda Jackson — A True Inspiration

June 15, 2018
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Glenda Jackson, the brilliant British actress, is 82 years old. Yet despite being an octogenarian, she won the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a play Sunday night....

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A Great Day for All Bostonians

June 15, 2018
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Saturday’s Boston Pride Parade, in which mayors from across the nation and  coast-to-coast joined with our Mayor, Marty Walsh, in showing their support for the Rainbow Resistance, was a...

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Community Service Recognition

June 12, 2018
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Community Service Recognition

Mayor Thomas McGee (right) presented an Outstanding Achievement Award to Lynn DPW Associate Commissioner Lisa Gill (center) for her years of dedicated work assisting people with disabilities. Nerich is...

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Crew Chief:Gill Elected President of North Shore Baseball Umpires Association

June 12, 2018
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Crew Chief:Gill Elected President of North Shore Baseball Umpires Association

Lynn resident Joe Gill said one of his goals as the new president of the North Shore Baseball Umpires Association (NSBUA) will be to increase the number of certified...

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Red Sox Will Honor Harry Agganis at Greek Heritage Night on June 27

June 11, 2018
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The Boston Red Sox will be honoring one of Lynn’s greatest sports legends, Harry Agganis, at Greek Heritage Night on Wednesday, June 27 at Fenway Park. Agganis, who graduated...

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Mayor McGee Submits Budget to Council

June 11, 2018
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Mayor Thomas McGee submitted his Fiscal Year 2019 budget to the Lynn City Council Tuesday night. McGee’s proposed FY19 is $319,524,500 and in a letter to the Council, McGee...

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Wayne Alarm Celebrates 50 Years in Business

June 11, 2018
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Wayne Alarm celebrated 50 years in business. President Ralph Sevinor began to develop a working alarm system at an early age of 12 soon after his family home was...

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East Boston Savings Bank Announces New Strategic Alliance with Starkweather & Shepley Insurance

June 11, 2018
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East Boston Savings Bank (EBSB), and Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc. (S&S) are pleased to announce a strategic alliance that will allow both financial service institutions the ability...

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Congratulations to the Class of 2018

June 11, 2018
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Graduation day is one of the few occasions that brings a smile to the faces of everyone in a community, regardless of whether they know a graduate. It is...

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Sports 06-05-2018

June 11, 2018
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Gannon Golf Report Gannon Junior Golf Clinic will begin on July 9 What could be better for a young golfer than to learn the game from a PGA Head...

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Tech will Play KIPP Academy in Thanksgiving Game:Skeadas, Grimaldi Sign an Historic Football Agreement

June 1, 2018
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Tech will Play KIPP Academy in Thanksgiving Game:Skeadas, Grimaldi Sign an Historic Football Agreement

It’s the biggest football story in Lynn, and the season is a good four months away. Joe Skeadas, director of athletics at Lynn Tech, and Anthony Grimaldi, director of...

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Fabb Babb:Lynn Native Completes Sensational Career at Utica

June 1, 2018
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Fabb Babb:Lynn Native Completes Sensational Career at Utica

The 1,000-point came in the penultimate game of Ashelyne Babb’s superb basketball career at Utica College in New York. Babb, a Lynn resident who played her high school basketball...

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King’s Beach Receives High Marks on Save the Harbor/Save the Bay Annual Water Quality Report

June 1, 2018
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With the unofficial start of summer kicking off this past Memorial Day weekend, Save the Harbor/Save the Bay released its annual report on the water quality at King’s Beach...

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Lynn Students Earn Academic Honors from St John’s Prep

June 1, 2018
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St. John’s Prep recently announced the names of students who earned academic honors for the third quarter of the 2017–2018 school year. Students who qualified for the Headmaster’s List earned grades...

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Costanza Gets First Team Honors on the Northeast-10 Conference All-Conference Team

June 1, 2018
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Former St. Mary’s baseball star Matt Costanza was recently announced on the Northeast -10All Conference, taking First Team honors at the utility position, following an outstanding 2018 season on...

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