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Storm Watching

February 17, 2017
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Storm Watching

Danny Bright III and his dad, Danny Bright Jr., watch waves hit on Lynn Shore Drive Monday afternoon.

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Classical Girls Hoop Takes a Trip to UCONN

February 17, 2017
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Classical Girls Hoop Takes a Trip to UCONN

The Lynn Classical girls basketball team, who is having an outstanding season and has qualified for the State Tournament, enjoyed a special field trip Saturday to Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, Connecticut where the Rams players and coaches watched the No. 1-ranked UConn women’s basketball...

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Optimistic:City Council Moves Closer to Two New Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

February 17, 2017
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By Sam Minton On Tuesday night Lynn City Council members passed a motion that could lead to two new medical marijuana dispensaries in the city. Council members agreed to send a letter of non-opposition to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.  The next step...

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Lynn Police Investigating Possible Homicide

February 17, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Investigators from the Lynn Police and Essex County District Attorney’s office are investigating an apparent homicide this week, after a man’s body was found in...

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Salem State’s Coach Donovan Ready for New Baseball Season

February 17, 2017
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By Jordan Hill Coach Al Donovan was named head coach of the Salem State University’s Vikings men baseball team on August 30, 2016.  Donovan has been part of the...

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Overdose Deaths on the Rise

February 17, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Lynn police reported that two more people died of apparent heroin overdoses on Monday, bringing the total number of fatal overdoes for February to seven,...

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Lynn Democrats to Elect Delegates to State Convention

February 17, 2017
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Lynn Democrats will be holding a caucus at the Lynn Housing Authority Community Room, 10 Church St on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 10:00am, to elect delegates and alternates...

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Roca Founder and CEO Molly Baldwin Presents at TEDx Pennsylvania Avenue

February 17, 2017
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Molly Baldwin, founder and CEO of Chelsea-based Roca Inc. delivered a powerful talk Thursday at TEDxPennsylvaniaAvenue, sharing the story of Roca and how relentless outreach and data can help...

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John Dullea Serves as LFC Boxing Coach

February 17, 2017
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John Dullea, father of former Peabody High track standouts Natasha and Loren Dullea, St. John’s Prep basketball coach John Dullea and former Bishop Fenwick and Salem State captain Bridget...

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Gem of a Gym:Lynn Fitness Center is Training High School and College Athletes

February 17, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Ken Green Jr. has the appropriate scheme of colors in his logo at the aptly named Lynn Fitness Center (LFC) located at 161 Eastern Ave. There’s...

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LACC Annual Awards Dinner

February 10, 2017
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LACC Annual Awards Dinner

Andy Giller of New Angle Glass gets a kiss from Chamber President Leslie Gould and Chairperson Teresa Sarno looks on after winning Large Business of the Year during the...

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Goalie Greatness:Katie Burt Backbones BC’s 2-1 Win in Women’s Beanpot Final

February 10, 2017
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Goalie Greatness:Katie Burt Backbones BC’s 2-1 Win in Women’s Beanpot Final

By Cary Shuman Boston College has arguably two of the finest women’s hockey players in the world at their respective positions in goaltender Katie Burt of Lynn and defenseman...

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Classical Swimmers Take Home City Bragging Rights

February 10, 2017
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Classical Swimmers Take Home City Bragging Rights

By Joyce Erekson Turns out the New England Patriots weren’t the only team engaged in a “drive for five” this weekends. The Classical High swim team came into Saturday...

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Figueroa Announces for City Council

February 10, 2017
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Figueroa Announces for City Council

By Cary Shuman Jaime Figueroa has announced his candidacy for Lynn councilor-at-large in the 2017 city election this fall. Figueroa is currently treasurer of the Lynn Community Association. “I’ve...

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Markakis Optimistic about Proposal for Medical Marijuana Dispensary

February 10, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Lou Markakis, consultant for Massachusetts Patient Foundation (MPF), one of the groups trying to open and operate a medical marijuana dispensary in the city, is hopeful...

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Lynn Police Asking for Public’s Help with Recent Armed Robbery

February 10, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Lynn police are still searching for a suspect involved in alleged armed robbery that took place on Park Street near North Common on January 22,...

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Wednesday Commute Hits Slick Patch

February 10, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Lynn Police and Fire crews responded to more than 60 calls for traffic accidents Wednesday morning, January 8, due to “an onset of sudden black...

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Mass Development Bond Helps Lynn’s KIPP Academy Public Charter School Build Addition

February 10, 2017
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MassDevelopment has issued a $5.7 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of KIPP Academy Lynn Charter School. The school is using bond proceeds to build, furnish, and equip an approximately...

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Congratulations,New England Patriots!

February 10, 2017
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We join the entire New England region in congratulating the New England Patriots on winning Super Bowl LI in what many are calling the greatest triumph in Boston sports...

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Obituaries 02-07-2017

February 10, 2017
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Pechof Mel Of Lynn, formerly of Cambodia Pechof Mel of Lynn, formerly of Cambodia, died on February 2. She was the beloved wife of the late Phum Taing; beloved...

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Patriots Parade 2017

February 8, 2017
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Patriots Parade 2017

Patriots Victory Parade, photos by Joseph Prezioso and Katy Rogers.

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Pie in the Face Fundraiser

February 3, 2017
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Pie in the Face Fundraiser

  St. Mary’s students and staff raised more than $600 as part of Andrew Belliveau’s Gastroparesis Pie Challenge. Students bought raffle tickets with the prize being the opportunity to...

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In Appreciation:Amid Loss, Remembering Their Gains Mike Carr

February 3, 2017
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In Appreciation:Amid Loss, Remembering Their Gains Mike Carr

By Joyce Erekson When the English High athletic director Dick Newton and assistant principal and former AD Gary Molea talk about Mike Carr, it’s not wins and losses, titles...

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Michele Durgin

February 3, 2017
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Michele Durgin

By Joyce Erekson Finding comfort in the face of a tragedy isn’t easy, but sometimes it comes from unexpected places. Michele Durgin, 55, of Lynn died Saturday in Marblehead...

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