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Spartans Capture Division 1 State Hockey Title

March 24, 2017
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Spartans Capture Division 1 State Hockey Title

By Cary Shuman Competing on the biggest stage for the biggest trophy in the sport, the St. Mary’s High School boys hockey team captured the Division 1 state title in impressive fashion. Senior captains Michael Zampanti and Dante Maribito each scored two goals while senior goaltender Andrew LoRusso led another clutch defensive effort to...

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Building Up Downtown Lynn

March 24, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Al Wilson and a group of Lynn residents, business owners, and public art enthusiasts have big plans for building on the vibrancy of downtown Lynn. Wilson, founder and executive director of Beyond Walls, made a presentation at the offices of the...

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Mayor,Schools Head Back to the Drawing Board

March 24, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. With the defeat on Tuesday of the two school ballot questions, which would have allowed the city of Lynn to build two new middle schools at an estimated cost of almost $200 million, city officials, including Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy...

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Sports 03-21-2017

March 24, 2017
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His Rightful Place: Lee wins hard-earned and well-deserved state title By Cary Shuman Mark Lee was coaching his 700th game behind the St. Mary’s bench Sunday night at the...

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Obituaries 03-21-2017

March 24, 2017
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Betty Collar Brown Smith Licensed Practical Nurse; co-founded Christian Library at Cliftondale Congregational Church in Saugus Betty Collar Brown Smith was born in Franklin, Maine, January 9, 1927 to...

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New School Election Delayed:Ballot Question Will Now be Decided March 21

March 17, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr Lynn voters have to wait another week to have their voices heard on a new school proposal that seeks to build two new schools in...

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Star of the Show:Andrew LoRusso Stands Tall in St Mary’s Net

March 17, 2017
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By Cary Shuman St. Mary’s goaltender Andrew LoRusso stood by his net for a minute and then skated slowly to the other end of the ice following the second...

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Reddy,LoRusso Lead Spartans to 2-0 Win Over Andover

March 17, 2017
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By Cary Shuman The St. Mary’s High School boys hockey earned a trip to the TD Garden with a 2-0 victory over Andover in the Division 1 North final...

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Consulate of Greece Visits Boston

March 17, 2017
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The Honorable Ifigenia Kanara, the Consul General of Greece in Boston, in collaboration with the Alpha Omega Council of Boston, announces the 34th consecutive Marathon Wreath Ceremony, chaired in...

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Brotherhood Credit Union Donates Funds to Help Lynn Residents Heat Homes

March 17, 2017
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Brotherhood Credit Union donated $2,800 to the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless to help heat homes in Lynn this past winter. “We learned about the Massachusetts Coalition for the...

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LACC Women in Networking Honors Lynn Community Health Center CEO Lori Berry

March 17, 2017
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The Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce will kick off the 2017 Women in Networking Series with “Women and Health: A Night Promoting Strides in Women’s Health & Honoring Retiring...

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Sports 03-14-2017

March 17, 2017
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St. Mary’s storms to North Sectional title Echevarria, Ridley power Spartans past Lowell Catholic By Cary Shuman Sophomore guard Jalen Echevarria poured in 25 points and sophomore forward Keith...

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St. Mary’s defeats Cathedral in Epic Comeback!

March 16, 2017
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St. Mary’s defeated Cathedral 74-68 at the M.I.A.A State Basketball Semi Final in Woburn on Wednesday night.  

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Junior Achievement Day

March 10, 2017
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Junior Achievement Day

Gabriella Marichal, Bryan Rosu and Abby Luciano fill out career suggestion forms in a class program at the Sacred Heart School.

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Mageary Sworn in as New Chief of Lynn Police Department

March 10, 2017
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Mageary Sworn in as New Chief of Lynn Police Department

By Cary Shuman Michael Mageary was sworn in as the new chief of the Lynn Police Department during an impressive ceremony Tuesday at Mayor Judith Flanagan’s Kennedy office at...

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New Schools Vote Set for Tuesday, March 14

March 10, 2017
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New Schools Vote Set for Tuesday, March 14

On Tuesday, March 14 the question goes before Lynn residents to vote for or against the building of two new schools on Parkland Avenue by Breed’s Pond  and at...

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Essex Tech Partnering with North Shore Habitat for Humanity to Build Home in Hamilton

March 10, 2017
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Essex Technical High School is partnering with North Shore Habitat for Humanity to build a home in Hamilton.  Students in school’s Construction Technology Academy 11th and 12th grade program...

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Massachusetts Nonprofit Network Honors Tha Thai of Roca, Inc.

March 10, 2017
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The Massachusetts Nonprofit Network awarded Roca Boston assistant director Tha Thai with the Light of Dawnn Award, presented annually to three nonprofit professionals working in Massachusetts who demonstrate marked...

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Massachusetts is No 1

March 10, 2017
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Last week’s cover story in U.S. News & World Report that ranks Massachusetts as the overall top state in the nation comes as no surprise to those of us...

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Classical Boys Basketball Heading to D2 North Final

March 10, 2017
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By Joyce Erekson The Classical High boys basketball team punched its ticket to the Division 2 North final with a 62-54 win over Malden Catholic Tuesday in the semifinals...

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Obituaries 03-07-2017

March 10, 2017
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Richard ‘Fat Richie’ Picardi Well known local businessman, member of many organizations Richard J.”Fat Richie” Picardi of Revere died on March 4. A US Army veteran of the Korean...

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Taso Nikolakopoulos Announces for Councilor-at-Large

March 3, 2017
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Taso Nikolakopoulos Announces for Councilor-at-Large

By Cary Shuman Taso Nikolakopoulos has been one of Lynn’s most visible and involved citizens through his work in the community, ownership of a popular business, John’s Roast Beef...

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Council Asks for Alternatives for Parkland School Takings

March 3, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The lone property owner whose land sits in the middle of the proposed school project on Parkland Avenue was before the City Council’s Parks and...

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Castle Focuses on New Schools in Special Election

March 3, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Though he is being urged by friends to run for citywide office, Donald Castle is focused on one campaign this month: Protect Our Reservoir – Preserve...

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