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Passing the Century Mark

April 29, 2016
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Passing the Century Mark

Irene Wilkish celebrated her 101st Birthday on April 22, 2016 with other residents and staff at The Brentwood Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Danvers, which operates under the auspices of Marquis Health Services. Wilkish attended Lynn schools and lived in the city for the majority of her life.

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Marshall School Opens

April 29, 2016
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Marshall School Opens

Monday saw not only the start of a new school week for Lynn middle school students, but also the start of a new era in learning. For the first time in almost 20 years, (since the completion of Lynn Classical) Lynn students have a...

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Bartnicki Takes Lead Role in West Lynn Little League

April 29, 2016
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Bartnicki Takes Lead Role in West Lynn Little League

By Joyce Erekson Anyone who has ever been involved in Little League can probably attest to the fact that keeping all the balls up in the air to ensure the players have a good experience is truly a labor of love. West Lynn Little...

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Beer Summit in Back Bay a Make or Break for Lynn Brewer

April 29, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Local beer has become more than a thing to drink. In fact, breweries and craft brewers have become such a cornerstone to being a “happening” city...

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Lynn Teen Speaks at Youth Enrichment Services Gala

April 29, 2016
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Eighteen-year-old Lynn teen, Bruno Zotarelli, was chosen to speak at Youth Enrichment Services (YES)’s recent Black Diamond Gala fundraiser on April 7, 2016. Bruno is active in YES’s Junior...

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Celebrate Earth Day at Saugus Watershed Council

April 29, 2016
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Volunteers are invited to celebrate Earth Day and the state’s 10th Annual Park Serve Day by joining the Saugus River Watershed Council and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and...

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Letters to the Editor

April 29, 2016
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When Arab Immigrants bring their non-verbal communication knowledge to the U.S. Dear Editor: Noble culturalists interested in bridging the gaps existing between people of different cultures have been working...

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The New Marshall Middle School

April 29, 2016
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Marshall Middle School Principal Molly Cohen is right on the mark when she says on the the Lynn Public School Web site: The 1,100 students who attend Thurgood Marshall...

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Lynn Resident Serves the People Of New Orleans

April 21, 2016
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Lynn Resident Serves the People Of New Orleans

Christina Onyski (Westfield, MA), Alexandria Dabek (Easthampton, MA), Heather Touchette (Ludlow, MA), Kaitlin Bowen (Lynn, MA), Ashley Lapierre (Chicopee, MA), Patrick Gay (East Hartford, CT).

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Bigger and Brighter:Lucia Lighting and Design Celebrates Ten Successful Years in City of Lynn

April 21, 2016
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Bigger and Brighter:Lucia Lighting and Design Celebrates Ten Successful Years in City of Lynn

Story and Photo by Marianne Salza Since 2005 Lucia Lighting and Design has been crafting unique light fixtures for customers who desire a deeper level of design and functionality...

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Snow Way! Lynn’s Amy Hatfield Returns Home with National Snowboarding Title

April 21, 2016
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Snow Way! Lynn’s Amy Hatfield Returns Home with National Snowboarding Title

By Cary Shuman Being the national champion in a particular sport is a monumental achievement and that’s the mountaintop upon which 11-year-old Lynn resident Amy Hatfield now reigns. Amy,...

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Lynn’s Michael Marks seeks Essex County Sheriff’s Position

April 21, 2016
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Lynn’s Michael Marks seeks Essex County Sheriff’s Position

By Cary Shuman Lynn resident Michael Marks will officially announce his intention to run for the position of Essex County Sheriff at a Campaign Kickoff Function May 4 at...

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Lynn Gets $4.5 Million to Purchase Ferry Boat

April 21, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. It appears the Lynn ferry has a bright future, it is just not clear if that future is now. The federal government announced a $4.5...

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City Plans to Add Modular Classrooms to Tracy Elementary

April 21, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Lynn schools and City Inspectional Services Director Michael Donovan this week have confirmed plans to purchase a modular, pre-constructed building to be located at...

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St Mary’s High School Casino Night Fundraiser

April 14, 2016
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St Mary’s High School Casino Night Fundraiser

The Tony Conigliaro Gymnasium was transformed into a casino Friday evening for the second annual Casino Night.   Guests enjoyed casino games, live music, and food from local restaurants.

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Double a Ball:LC Stars Devin,Gaudet Will Continue Careers at St Anselm

April 14, 2016
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Double a Ball:LC Stars Devin,Gaudet Will Continue Careers at St Anselm

By Cary Shuman Brandon Devin and Andre Gaudet have been friends, classmates, and teammates for a long time. They starred in different Little League organizations, played for the Gallant...

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Cahill Wins Primary with 369 Votes:Will Run Unopposed on May 10 Ballot

April 14, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. City Council President Daniel Cahill, running unopposed for the Democratic nomination to succeed former State Representative Robert Fennell, got 369 votes out of 380 votes...

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NEC/GBL Merger Coming Up for a Vote

April 14, 2016
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By Joyce Erekson A proposal to merge what remains of the Greater Boston League with the Northeastern Conference will come up for a vote at meeting of the NEC...

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Local Youth Groups Teaming Up to Stop Child Sexual Abuse

April 14, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. More than a half dozen youth services and educational organizations in the city have teamed up to establish a campaign to end child sexual abuse...

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Moulton Delivering for Lynn, North Shore:Lynn Community Health Center Gets $325k for Opioid Fight

April 14, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. U.S Congressman Seth Moulton, who represents Lynn and the North Shore in Washington DC, was home last week to announce more than a half million...

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Volunteers Gathered at St. Mary’s High School to ‘Stop Hunger Now’

April 14, 2016
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The statistics on world hunger are staggering. The United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization recently estimated that from 2014-2016, about 795 million people of the 73 billion people in...

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Dancing in the Streets Show Lights up the Lynn Auditorium

April 7, 2016
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Dancing in the Streets Show Lights up the Lynn Auditorium

By Cary Shuman There ain’t no adjective high enough – and we hope you’ll pardon our play on Diana Ross’s No. 1 hit song – Ain’t No Mountain High...

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State Senate Candidates Stake out Positions on Charter Schools, Immigration, and Neighborhood Violence

April 7, 2016
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Candidates for the State Senate seat vacated by former Senator Anthony Petruccelli shared with the community their plans for addressing the need for more high quality education options and...

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St Mary’s Church Honors Public Safety Personnel at Blue Mass on Sunday

April 7, 2016
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St Mary’s Church Honors Public Safety Personnel at Blue Mass on Sunday

The connection between St. Mary’s and the Lynn police and fire departments runs deep, with many alumni serving, including the police chief and firefighters union president. The school honored...

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