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Ancient Order of Hibernians Kickoff to Irish Heritage Month

February 26, 2015
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Ancient Order of Hibernians Kickoff to Irish Heritage Month

The Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) of Lynn held its kickoff to Irish Heritage Month (March) Tuesday night at Lynn City Hall. From left, are AOH historian Michael Mannion, Lynn Police Sgt. And bagpipes player Ned Shinnick, AOH President Dick Wall, Captain of the Color Guard Paul MacDonald, and the Rev. Brian Flynn.

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Charlie Gallo Not to Seek Re-Election to School Bd.

February 26, 2015
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Charlie Gallo Not to Seek Re-Election to School Bd.

Two-term Lynn School Committee Member Charlie Gallo, 31, has announced that he will not seek re-election, though he plans to remain involved in the community and is not ruling out a future run for elected office. “I will miss serving,” said Gallo. “Most of...

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Bailer Scores 1,000th Career Point in St. Mary’s Win

February 26, 2015
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Bailer Scores 1,000th Career Point in St. Mary’s Win

LYNN –  There’s a reason a player gets his name put on a banner on the gym wall when he scores 1,000 career points. It’s up there because it’s a difficult thing to do. St. Mary’s senior point guard Dennis Bailer joined the club...

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Council Forms ‘Snow Commish’

February 26, 2015
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Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy agreed on Tuesday night to work hand in hand with the Lynn Council’s Public Works Committee and a task force of public safety managers to...

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Lynn’s Congressman Seth Moulton Makes Favorable Impression in Visit

February 26, 2015
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During the course of his campaign for the congressional seat in the Sixth District, Seth Moulton said he would be back in Lynn often and doing what he could...

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Looking at Our Accomplishments and Challenges

February 26, 2015
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(The following were remarks delivered by House Speaker Bob DeLeo in the House Chambers on Beacon Hill to the members of the House of Representatives on February 11. My...

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Another Week, Another Snowstorm Lynn Crews Continue to Dig out from Long Winter

February 23, 2015
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Another Week, Another Snowstorm Lynn Crews Continue to Dig out from Long Winter

The Lynn Public Works Department began the week, once again, digging out from a snowstorm that dumped more than 12-inches of snow on the region over the weekend. The...

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All Care’s Michael Miller Battles the Blizzard for Patient Safety: Devoted Occupational Therapist Goes Above and Beyond

February 23, 2015
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All Care’s Michael Miller Battles the Blizzard for Patient Safety: Devoted Occupational Therapist Goes Above and Beyond

When All Care VNA Occupational Therapist and Winthrop resident, Michael Miller, learned that a client of his could not get out of bed during the late January blizzard that...

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Remembering the Miracle on Ice

February 23, 2015
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For those of us who have been around for longer than we care to remember, it is hard to believe that 35 years have passed since seemingly every Winthrop resident gathered at...

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The Winter of Our Discontent

February 23, 2015
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Although the temperatures have been below zero with wind chills even colder, tempers have been rising among just about all of us as the snow and our frustrations continue...

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Classical Girls Relay Team Wins Division 2 State Title

February 23, 2015
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The Classical High girls track program received a major shot in the arm when its 4 x 200-meter relay team captured the MIAA Division 2 state title last week....

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St. Mary’s Wins Spartan Classic: Garraud Named Tournament MVP

February 23, 2015
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The Winthrop High girls basketball team learned once again that all roads to the Boston Garden will  have to pass through St. Mary’s of Lynn. Winthrop, champion of the...

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Classical Boys Hoop Heading to Post-Season

February 23, 2015
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Qualifying for the MIAA state tournament is always cause to celebrate, but the win that put the   Classical High boys basketball team in the post season was especially sweet....

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Taking the Reins: Chris Carroll New Head Coach of English High Bulldogs Football

February 12, 2015
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Taking the Reins: Chris Carroll New Head Coach of English High Bulldogs Football

Bleeding maroon and gray may not have been listed as a requirement in the job posting for the new English High football coach, but if it had been Chris...

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Burt, BC Fall Short to Harvard in Beanpot Final

February 12, 2015
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Burt, BC Fall Short to Harvard in Beanpot Final

Katie Burt had to do something that she hadn’t yet done in her amazing freshman season for the No. 1-ranked Boston College hockey team: reflect on a defeat. Burt...

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The Bransfields Give Classical Football Program a Big Boost

February 12, 2015
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The Bransfields Give Classical Football Program a Big Boost

The team jackets were adorned in elegant Lynn Classical green with the gold ‘C’ and black leather sleeves. If you’re a football player at LCHS, how can you not...

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More Substance Counselors Are Needed in Our Region

February 12, 2015
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Opioid and prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Massachusetts and has been for awhile. In the month of January, there were several overdoses in this area. Fortunately...

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Classical Reigns in the Pool

February 9, 2015
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The 47th annual Lynn City Swim Meet is in the books and for the third consecutive year it was Classical taking home bragging rights. The Rams, who finished the...

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Lessons Learned from the Blizzard of 2015

February 9, 2015
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It is with great concern and genuine regard for our city and our citizens that I offer up my account of the recent snowstorm that was the Blizzard of...

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Byrd Knew Butler Possessed Greatness:Classical Hoop Star Became Friends with Super Bowl Football Hero at West Alabama

February 9, 2015
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Byrd Knew Butler Possessed Greatness:Classical Hoop Star Became Friends with Super Bowl Football Hero at West Alabama

Jarell Byrd had a huge rooting interest as he and his friends watched the Super Bowl Sunday night at his apartment in Alabama. Not only is the former Lynn...

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LACC Holds a Ribbon Cutting for Pondview Lodge Adult Day Health

January 30, 2015
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LACC Holds a Ribbon Cutting for Pondview Lodge Adult Day Health

Pondview Lodge is an adult day health program designed to meet the physical, functional and social needs of elders and disabled adults living in the community. Pondview is owned...

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Young Lynn Author Dunn Publishes First Book

January 30, 2015
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Young Lynn Author Dunn Publishes First Book

Maggie Dunn has loved to write for as long as she can remember. As soon as she was old enough to string together a few words on paper she...

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Lynn Mayor Kennedy says Pats Will Win Super Bowl

January 30, 2015
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Now that everyone’s pretty much done digging out from Tuesday’s snow storm, it’s time to move on to more important things, like football. The New England Patriots will play...

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Lynn City Council Also Favors Patriots

January 30, 2015
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A friendly pre-game poll of Lynn City Councilors this week that the majority of Lynn’s legislative body believes still has faith that Tom Brady will lead the hometown Pats...

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