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The New England Regionals:Massachusetts Champion Lynn Babe Ruth Set to Compete for World Series Berth

July 22, 2016
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The New England Regionals:Massachusetts Champion Lynn Babe Ruth Set to Compete for World Series Berth

By Cary Shuman Leon Elwell has known for a few years that the players on his 15-year-old Lynn Babe Ruth Baseball All-Star team were a special group. They have not only excelled on the field but they have been a credit to the city, their schools, and their families. Beginning tonight, the newly crowned...

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McCarriston Plots Her Course:Broadcast Dreams Begin with the Navigators

July 22, 2016
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McCarriston Plots Her Course:Broadcast Dreams Begin with the Navigators

By Cary Shuman Shanna McCarriston is doing what she loves this summer and that is working in the world of sports. McCarriston is a press intern in social media and conducts post-game interviews for the North Shore Navigators. She is also working in the...

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Summertime Music and Fun

July 22, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Lynn Farmer’s Market Thursday in Central square The Lynn Farmers Market will be open today (Thursday) beginning at 11 a.m. in Central Square. Residents are encouraged to come down to the square this afternoon to fund fresh produce and other...

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Council Votes to Allow Food Trucks in Lynn

July 22, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Lynn City Council voted this week to approve a change in the zoning ordinance, and for the first time allow food trucks to operate...

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State Rep Cahill’s Route 107 Corridor Amendment Passes

July 22, 2016
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The plan to evaluate and improve transportation issues along the Route 107 Corridor received a financial boost as an amendment, co-sponsored by State Representatives Dan Cahill (D-Lynn) and Paul...

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Thirteen Schools and Individuals Honored for Success With Safe Routes to School Program

July 22, 2016
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Lt. Governor Karyn Polito today joined the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) in honoring 13 schools and individuals for their work to promote and train students to bicycle and...

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Summer Learning Collaborative Expands to 14 Cities and Towns

July 22, 2016
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United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley announced today it is expanding its highly-successful Summer Learning Collaborative to 14 cities and towns serving over 3,000 elementary school-age children...

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Our Summer of Discontent

July 22, 2016
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Tragic events seem to be cascading upon us from throughout the world almost on a daily basis. Whereas for the past 15 years (since 9/11), a terrorist-inspired event might...

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From Lynn to Las Vegas:Ward Wins Miss. Mass. United States Pageant; Will Compete For National Title

July 15, 2016
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From Lynn to Las Vegas:Ward Wins Miss. Mass. United States Pageant; Will Compete For National Title

By Cary Shuman As a young girl growing up in Lynn, Sonyaa Ward always wanted to compete in beauty pageants. But citing “a lack of confidence,” she backed out...

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Gauthier Pitching in Arizona League

July 15, 2016
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Gauthier Pitching in Arizona League

By Joyce Erekson Former Classical High/Hartford University pitcher Kyle Gauthier is making some noise this summer as a free agent with the Arizona League Padres, a rookie-level minor league...

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State of the City Address Set for July 19

July 15, 2016
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Lynn Community Association will host its 6th Annual State of the City address with Lynn Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy on Tuesday, July 19th, 6:30 p.m. The event will be...

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Lynn Adult Education Offers New Services

July 15, 2016
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“Thousands of adults in Lynn do not have the skills they need to be able to support themselves and their families. Thousands of children are being raised in poverty...

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Rep.Crighton’s Housing Bill Included In Economic Development Legislation

July 15, 2016
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The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed House Bill 4461, An Act Relative to Job Creation, Workforce Development and Infrastructure Investment. Included in H4461 was language from a bill filed...

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Lynn Mother Joins Six Children as NSCC Alumni

July 15, 2016
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When Florence Kiambe walked across the stage to receive her associate’s degree in Liberal Arts at North Shore Community College’s recent 50th Commencement, she was following in the footsteps...

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Meet You At Red Rock:Summer isn’t Summer Without Popular Concert Series

July 15, 2016
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It’s hot.  The kids need a diversion and you could use some relaxation after a long day.  What you need is a family activity that’s not too active but...

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Sadness Across America

July 15, 2016
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The shooting deaths of two black men by white police officers in Minnesota and Baton Rouge, and then the assassination of five white officers by a black sniper in...

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Obituaries 07-12-2016

July 15, 2016
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Doris Hanan Dynamic lady, formerly of Lynn, with a talent for geriatric nursing and a love for her family, friends, and dogs. Doris Louise (Trentini) Hanan died  peacefully at...

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Lynn Celebrates the Fourth of July

July 8, 2016
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Lynn Celebrates the Fourth of July

Lynn Fire Department of Ladder 4 Broadway leads the parade with Firefighter Lt. Cordova, Firefighter Kimber, Firefighter LeBlanc, and Firefighter Cole. Children and parents gathered around Ladder 4 before...

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Lynn English Student Rodas Leads Community Blood Drive at VNA July 12

July 8, 2016
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Lynn English Student Rodas Leads Community Blood Drive at VNA July 12

By Cary Shuman Betsy Rodas has helped coordinate three blood drives at Lynn English English School with the American Red Cross. A senior and a cadet with the school’s...

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Stevie Patrick is the New Tech Boys Basketball Coach

July 8, 2016
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Stevie Patrick is the New Tech Boys Basketball Coach

By Joyce Erekson Stevie Patrick may have only played basketball at Lynn Tech for two years, but his heart never left the West Lynn school. Now he’s  back as...

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Rufus Rushins Excited to Play Football at Westfield State

July 8, 2016
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By Joyce Erekson Lynn native Rufus Rushins will be suiting up for the Westfield State University football team this fall. The Bishop Fenwick star running back opted to go...

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Revere Beach Partnership to Host 13th Annual International Sand Sculpting Festival

July 8, 2016
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The Revere Beach Partnership is proud to announce the dates and theme for the 2016 Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival, hosted at America’s first public beach, Revere Beach,...

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Public Safety Leaders Come Out in Force to Support Coppinger for Sheriff

July 8, 2016
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Lynn Police Chief Kevin Coppinger, candidate for Essex County Sheriff, received strong support from the public safety community. Former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis spoke in praise of Coppinger’s...

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Agganis Week

July 1, 2016
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Agganis Week

St. Mary’s High School softball standouts Michaela Hamill (Endicott) and Katie Terban (St. Michael’s) concluded their high school careers with an appearance in the Agganis All-Star Softball Game. Agganis...

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