Monthly Archives: October 2012

Sandy Slams into Lynn

October 30, 2012
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Sandy Slams into Lynn

Hurricane Sandy arrived on the North Shore Monday and began to batter the seawall on Lynn shore Drive. Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy declared a State of Emergency for the city due to the impact of the storm.

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Democrats Rally Together at Unity Breakfast at Porthole : Lynn Connection to New Red Sox Manager Farrell

October 30, 2012
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Democrats Rally Together at Unity Breakfast at Porthole : Lynn Connection to New Red Sox Manager Farrell

Bill Terlecky, general manager of the North Shore Navigators who are based at Fraser Field in Lynn, and John Farrell, new manager of the Boston Red Sox, have an association in professional baseball that dates back to 1986. Terlecky was the general manager of the Double-A Waterbury Indians for whom Farrell was a starting...

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Be Sure to Vote : It’s Your Choice….and It’s a Big One

October 30, 2012
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The pundits have proclaimed that the upcoming Presidential election presents the starkest contrast between the candidates of the major parties in generations. And for once, we agree with the pundits. The gaping chasm separating Democratic President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney on virtually every issue facing our nation, and their vision...

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Obituaries 10-30-2012

October 30, 2012
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Mary Anne Demchak Owned the Nicholas Studio of Photograph of Swampscott for more than 30 years Mary Anne (Luscinski) Demchak of swampscott died at the Spaulding of the North Shore in Salem after a brief illness on October 27. She was 97 years old. Born in Boston, the daughter of the late Ralph and...

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New Look at Reinfuss Field Wyoma Little League Resods Infield

October 23, 2012
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New Look at Reinfuss Field Wyoma Little League Resods Infield

Wyoma Little League’s Charlie Reinfuss Field will have a new look for the 2013 season. Leon Elwell, field director for the city largest youth baseball organization, said a resodding of  grass in the entire infield and ten feet of the outfield has been completed. “The grass that we had on the field was old...

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Cardinal O’malley, St. Mary’s School Community Officially Welcome Grace Cotter Regan

October 23, 2012
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Cardinal O’malley, St. Mary’s School Community Officially Welcome Grace Cotter Regan

Cardinal Seán O’Malley, O.F.M. Cap. served as principal celebrant at a Mass of the Holy Spirit Tuesday at which Grace Cotter Regan was officially commissioned as Head of School at St. Mary’s. Cardinal Seán was joined on the altar by concelebrants Rev. Brian Flynn, pastor of St. Mary’s Parish, Rev. Monsignor Paul V. Garrity,...

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Lynn English to Vote Against Statewide Football Playoff Proposal

October 23, 2012
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Lynn English Athletic Director Gary Molea said his school will vote against the statewide football playoff proposal at a meeting Friday in Marlboro. The proposal would create six divisions and crown an all-state champion, meaning the Eastern Mass. champion would play the Central-Western Mass. champion in the final. It would also mean that two...

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Special Permit Required for Boston Street Pharmacy

October 23, 2012
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Developers have submitted plans to purchase a Boston Street property and to rip down three existing buildings in order to place a modern CVS or Walgreen’s style pharmacy. The location, according to plans filed with the city, includes Harvest Time, Over Easy Restaurant and Happy Valley Automotive. The development will require a special permit...

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Question 3

October 23, 2012
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Lynn residents will be casting a vote on Election Day on Question 3 – by voting yes or no on a proposed law that will eliminate state criminal and civil penalties for the medical use of marijuana by qualifying patients. Only those who are sick with a variety of debilitating and painful medical issues...

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Obituaries 10-23-2012

October 23, 2012
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Donna Boudreau Insurance Broker Donna M. Boudreau of Lynn died at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania on October 14 after a long battle with Scleroderma. She was 56 years old. Born in Lynn, the daughter of John E. and Janice M. (Atkinson) Boudreau, both of Lynn, she was an insurance broker...

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