Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Lynnway odor conundrum

August 18, 2010
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We have lived the Lynnway odor conundrum for years. While the Daily Item claims the odor problem popped up three months ago, those of us who travel the Lynnway everyday north and south and who shop on the Lynnway know about the stench that has plagued this area for years. It bothers us that...

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Obituaries 08-18-2010

August 18, 2010
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Alan Bockser Of Revere, formerly of Lynn Alan M. Bockser of Revere, formerly of Lynn, died on August 8. A US Navy veteran of World War II, he was the former husband of Lillian (Greenwald); loving father of Jeffrey Bockser of California and Gary Bockser of Chelsea; cherished son of the late Bennie and...

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Ross Is Boss – Pine Hill graduate wins Lynn Little League Home Run Derby

August 12, 2010
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Ross Is Boss – Pine Hill graduate wins Lynn Little League Home Run Derby

The home run king of Pine Hill is now the home run king of Lynn. Pine Hill Little League’s Anthony Ross, who hit 10 home runs during the regular season, emerged from a dozen of the city’s elite power hitters to win the 2010 Lynn Little League Home Run Derby Friday at Reinfuss Field....

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Mayor’s suit against Clancy illegal Mayor’s suit against Clancy illegal

August 12, 2010
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Mayor’s suit against Clancy illegal Mayor’s suit against Clancy illegal

Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy’s has filed a lawsuit in the name of the city against former Mayor Chip Clancy. However, the lawsuit is not allowed under city law. According to the city charter, the lawsuit she has launched against Clancy for back pay he is seeking and the hiring of outside counsel, was initiated...

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Costly smell – Garelick Farms facing $1000 per day fine

August 12, 2010
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Following another sloppy week in which air quality was compromised on the Lynnway, Garelick Farms agreed to make necessary changes to mitigate the odors emanating from its plant or face a $1,000 a day fine. An ultimatum was issued at a Friday meeting between Garelick officials, Department of Environmental Protection officials, Councillor Peter Capano...

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Lynn’s health chief Mary O’Connor Should fine Garelick Farms

August 12, 2010
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Last Friday, Health Department chief Mary O’Connor put it to the folks at Garelick Farms. Get your act together or be fined – and be fined everyday, she told the firm’s leaders in so many words during a heated meeting. She was doing exactly what she’s supposed to do, which is to enforce the...

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The tax free weekend

August 12, 2010
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Get out and buy, buy, buy this weekend. With purchases of $2500 and less, the state tax will not be imposed this weekend for computers, televisions, appliance, et cetera. This is a victory for consumers and for our retailers. Everyone can use a boost. This is the opportunity for that.

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Obituaries 08-12-2010

August 12, 2010
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Edwin Vargus Chelsea resident Edwin Vargas of Chelsea died suddenly on July 30. He was the father of Edward Vargas of Lynn. Funeral arrangements were by the Ruggiero Mazzarella Memorial Home, East Boston. Burial was private.   Norma Dorfman Retired US Postal Service Secretary, past president of Weight Loss Tops of Lynn Norma B....

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Chloe Kebreau of Lynn

August 4, 2010
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Chloe Kebreau of Lynn

Chloe Kebreau of Lynn displays the golfing technique that she learned this summer at the Gannon Junior Golf Clinic. Chloe and other young golfers participated in the weekly instructional program at the Gannon Municipal Golf Course in Lynn.

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Boland wins Gannon title

August 4, 2010
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Boland wins Gannon title

John Boland is the 2010 men’s champion at Gannon Golf Club after defeating Ben Friedman, 3 and 2, in the 36-hole final match Saturday at the Lynn course. It was just a great experience – I played just well enough to hang on,” said the 51-year-old Boland, who captured his first title after runner-up...

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