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McGee Bests Kennedy in Preliminary Election

September 15, 2017
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McGee Bests Kennedy in Preliminary Election

By Leah Dearborn It was a big week for state Sen. Thomas McGee, who captured over 70 percent of the votes for mayor in Tuesday’s preliminary election. Incumbent Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy received 27.81 percent of the 5,869 total votes cast in the mayoral race, which saw relatively low turnout. Of the 52,418 registered...

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New Look for West Lynn Pop Warner

September 15, 2017
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New Look for West Lynn Pop Warner

By Cary Shuman West Lynn Pop Warner has a new look, new opponents, and a new playoff formula. The Rams ‘A’ (Unlimited Weight) team unveiled their brand new, college-style, green and yellow uniforms in their season opener against Everett Sunday at Manning Field. West...

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Spartans Beat Sachems 54-21 in Home Opener

September 15, 2017
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By Joe Kasper It didn’t take long for the St. Mary’s football team to find the end zone, in their home opener, at Manning Field this past Friday night. The Spartans drove down the field and capped off their first drive with a 33-yard...

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Free Trees Available Through Greening the Gateway Cities Program

September 15, 2017
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Free trees available through Greening the Gateway Cities Program Free trees are available to residents in a section of the downtown and West Lynn area through the Greening the...

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Remembering the Heroes of 9/11

September 15, 2017
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For every generation of Americans for the past near-century, there have been seminal events for which those who were of a certain age can recall “where they were” when...

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Sports 09-12-2017

September 15, 2017
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St. Mary’s girls soccer wins Lynn City Soccer Tournament By Joyce Erekson The St. Mary’s girls soccer team has enjoyed considerable success in the Lynn City Soccer Tournament over...

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Tools for Schools

September 8, 2017
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Tools for Schools

Pictured Left to right, Tina Hoofnagle, Lynn Public Schools program specialist for Parent and Family Engagement; Sally Cuffe; Dr. Catherine C. Latham, superintendent of schools; Kathleen Strangie of Cuffe-McGinn;...

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Ring of Honor:Rick Ford Gets His Due as a Pro Baseball Pitcher

September 8, 2017
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Ring of Honor:Rick Ford Gets His Due as a Pro Baseball Pitcher

By Cary Shuman Forty years after he pitched in his final game as a professional baseball player, Ricky Ford has a championship ring to call his own. Ford, a...

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Lynn Working to Become A Green Community

September 8, 2017
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By John Lynds After a presentation from Neil Duffy of the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources to the Lynn City Council’s Education and Environmental Committee, the Council voted unanimously...

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John Hoffman Hosts TV Show on North Shore Football History

September 8, 2017
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Well-known sportcaster John Hoffman will hosts a live roundtable and call-in discussion of North Shore High School football on Monday at 6 p.m. on the Lynn cable television station,...

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East Boston Savings Bank Warms Up for the 12th Annual 5K Bay Run/Walk

September 8, 2017
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East Boston Savings Bank (EBSB) announced that its twelfth annual 5K Bay Run/Walk will take place Sunday, October 1st.  Adults and children of all ages and from all communities...

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Market Basket Ribbon-Cutting

September 2, 2017
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Market Basket Ribbon-Cutting

Gov. Charlie Baker speaks with Mayor’s Chief of Staff John Krol and Christine Pierce of the Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce at the grand opening ceremonies for Market Basket...

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St Mary’s Head of School Named President at BC High

September 2, 2017
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St Mary’s Head of School Named President at BC High

St. Mary’s Head of School Grace Cotter Regan will leave the school to take over as president at Boston College High School, an institution to which she has ties...

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Health Center Announces New CEO

September 2, 2017
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Health Center Announces New CEO

On Monday, August 28, 2017, Board President Reverend Jane Gould announced that the Board of Directors has selected Lynn Community Health Center Chief Medical Officer Kiame Mahaniah, MD, to...

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NSCC & YMCA of Metro North Partner for Student/Staff Healthy Living

September 2, 2017
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Students and staff at North Shore Community College can benefit from a new partnership between the college and the YMCA of Metro North that will offer a greatly discounted,...

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Revere Hoop Star Pamela Gonzalez Transfers to St. Mary’s High School

September 2, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Revere High girls basketball standout Pamela Gonzalez has transferred to St. Mary’s High School for the 2017-18 academic year. Considered one of the state’s best all-around...

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‘Laughs for Lisa’ Comedy Show\Benefit Set for Sept 7

September 2, 2017
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Let’s rally around (former Saugus resident) Lisa Basler, who needs our support through her journey with Stage IV Angiosarcoma Cancer and unexpected medical expenses. On January 14, 2011 Lisa...

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Harvey and Houston

September 2, 2017
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Many of us are just shocked as the reports of continued destruction from Hurricane Harvey keep coming in from the Houston, Texas area.  The fourth largest city in the...

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Enjoy A Safe Labor Day Weekend

September 2, 2017
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It may be hard to believe, but the summer of 2017 is entering its final week as we approach the traditional Labor Day weekend. “Time and tide wait for...

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Donation for First Responders

August 31, 2017
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Donation for First Responders

Several members of the Lynn Police and Fire Departments gathered to take part in a generous donation for First Responders – made possible by the Lynn G.E. Employees Good...

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Mayor Kennedy Welcomes Market Basket to Lynn

August 31, 2017
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Mayor Kennedy Welcomes Market Basket to Lynn

By Cary Shuman Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy welcomed Market Basket to Lynn during a visit to the store Wednesday morning in advance of the official grand opening ceremonies that...

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Lynn City Supports St Michael’s Parish Condo Development

August 31, 2017
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By John Lynds Built in 1906 St. Michael the Archangel Parish on Summer Street in Lynn was once the center of the city’s thriving Polish American community. The church...

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Greater Lynn Senior Services Receives Prestigious National Award

August 31, 2017
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Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) announces that The Kiosk for Living Well has received recognition from the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a) with an Aging Innovations...

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Impossible Dream Team Reunion

August 31, 2017
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Lynn residents joined a large contingent of Red Sox fans at the 1967 Impossible Dream Team Reunion Aug. 17 at Tony C’s Restaurant on Boylston Street, Boston. Richie and...

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