Monthly Archives: August 2013

Stem Camp

August 27, 2013
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Stem Camp

St. Mary’s Students spent a week participating in small projects related to the STEM areas: science, technology, engineering and math.

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Paul Cavanagh Golf Tournament

August 27, 2013
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Paul Cavanagh Golf Tournament

The 24th Annual Paul Cavanagh Golf Tournament.   This annual event has raised over $150,000 for LEHS, LCHS, St. Mary’s & Bishop Fenwich students, as well as children of deceased FBI agents.   It was a great day for all, with good food, friends, and camaraderie. The Cavanagh family welcomed Tim Phelan, candidate for...

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City Puts Gannon Lease out to Bid: 5-year Lease Term Designed to Garner More Bidders, Better Rent

August 27, 2013
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According to Assistant City Solicitor James Lamanna, the city’s bid process for management and operation of Gannon Golf Course was designed to elicit a greater number of potential operators and increase the rent that can be paid to the city over the proposed five-year lease arrangement. “We debated the merits of a three-year versus...

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Manning Field Ticket Prices Could Be Rising

August 27, 2013
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The Lynn Stadium Commission will soon vote on a proposal that would increase the cost of admission to events at Manning Field from $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students to $6 for adults and $4 for seniors and students. The proposed price change would also raise the cost of Thanksgiving day...

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Fraser Field to Get New Infield Turf: $300,000 Project to Be Completed Before Winter

August 27, 2013
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According to John Kasian of the Lynn Community Development office, the city is currently seeking bids for a new artificial turf infield at Fraser Field, which will replace the 10-year old artificial infield that was installed in 2002 and include new artificial turf base paths as well. The estimated cost of the project is...

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The Return of Ridley: Former Classical Star to Be an Assistant Coach

August 27, 2013
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Lynn Classical graduate Helen Ridley is undisputedly one of the greatest basketball players in school history. During her four-year career under then-coach and now school principal Gene Constantino, she scored more than 1,000 points, including one unforgettable performance when she poured in 52 in a single game. Helen Ridley’s All-Scholastic achievements were recognized with...

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Welcome Home, Helen Ridley

August 27, 2013
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Even when All-Scholastic Helen Ridley left Lynn after a superlative high school basketball career to become a Division 1 college player at Quinnipiac University, she still had the city in her heart. For it was Helen Ridley who attracted the attention of another Lynn Classical great – All-Scholastic Monique Lee – who followed the...

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Obituaries 08-27-2013

August 27, 2013
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Alice Longo Member of The Greatest Generation Alice G. (Fabian) Longo, a lifelong Revere resident, died on August 2 following a brief illness at the Rosewood Nursing & Rehabilitation Center of Peabody. She was 95 years old. Born and raised in Revere, she attended Revere Schools and was a 1936 graduate of Revere High...

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Casey Named Dpw Employee of the Year

August 20, 2013
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Casey Named Dpw Employee of the Year

Loreen Casey received the Lynn Department of Public Works Employee of the Year Award at the annual employees appreciation cookout held Aug. 16 at the site of the Lynn Special Needs Camp in Lynn Woods Reservation. DPW workers enjoyed a luncheon of hot dogs, cheeseburgers, barbecued ribs, steak tips, lemon peppered chicken, broccoli salad,...

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profiles of Ward Five Council candidates

August 20, 2013
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profiles of Ward Five Council candidates

With contested races in nearly every local elected office on the ballot from mayor to School Committee, there are plenty of bumper stickers, yard signs and campaign flyers making their way around the city this fall. Campaign literature can only do so much to help a voter decide who they want to support and...

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