Monthly Archives: March 2016

A Good Fight

March 11, 2016
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A Good Fight

The St. Mary’s girls’ basketball team faced a tough opponent in Bishop Fenwick on Tuesday night, March 8, and ended up losing. The loss ended a very successful season for the team, which saw very notable victories over several tournament teams. Pictured, Kayla Carter drives for a layup.

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Curran Hopes to Launch Lynn Community Fund

March 11, 2016
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Curran Hopes to Launch Lynn Community Fund

By Cary Shuman Tom Curran grew up in Lynn and graduated from Lynn Classical High School. The former North Shore regional fundraising director for the United Way of Mass Bay, Curran was inducted in to the Boys and Girls Club of Lynn’s Hall of Fame in 2000. Curran, 71, also served as the executive...

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Extra Credit:St Mary’s Aces NEASC Test

March 11, 2016
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Extra Credit:St Mary’s Aces NEASC Test

St. Mary’s High School spent the better part of two years in a reaccreditation process with the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, conducting a thorough self-study in advance of an October visit from a NEASC committee charged with evaluating the school in 15 areas. While school leaders were confident they did everything...

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Hill Top:Classical Standout Completes Four-Year Hoop Career

March 11, 2016
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Hill Top:Classical Standout Completes Four-Year Hoop Career

By Joyce Erekson When it comes to tournament time it’s a one-game season. A loss and you go home. For the underclassmen on the court there’s always next year, but for seniors like Chenysse Hill, a guard on the Classical High girls basketball, it means the end of a high school career. Hill saw...

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Lynn Teen Arraigned on Murder Charge in Chelsea Shooting:Suspect Held Without Bail, Back in Court on April 8

March 11, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. A 16-year old Lynn teen ager, Emmanuel Marrero, was arraigned this week on charges of murder, armed assault with intent to murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, following an early morning party in Chelsea, that erupted into gunfire Sunday morning, March 6. According to investigators and the...

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Letter to the Editor

March 11, 2016
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Lynn Community Fund To The Editor The time has come to establish the Lynn Community Fund, which would provide grants to Lynn nonprofit organizations to support new, innovative and collaborative projects aimed at improving the quality of life for the city’s residents now and in the years ahead. Lynn had such an organization, but...

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‘Spotlight’ is an Important Film for Healing and Renewal

March 11, 2016
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By Cardinal Sean O’Malley Spotlight is an important film for all impacted by the tragedy of clergy sexual abuse. By providing in-depth reporting on the history of the clergy sexual abuse crisis, the media led the Church to acknowledge the crimes and sins of its personnel and to begin to address its failings, the...

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Driving Bill will Save Lives and Injuries

March 11, 2016
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House and Senate elected officials have a chance to pass a solid public safety bill that would put the brakes on Massachusetts drivers using hand-held mobile electrical devices while on the road. The bill would make it illegal to use cell-phones while driving and prohibit drivers from entering information by hand to a GPS...

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Sports 03-08-2016

March 11, 2016
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Fenwick ousts St. Mary’s from MIAA State Tournament, 56-40 By Cary Shuman The St. Mary’s High School girls basketball team beat some of the best teams in Massachusetts – Revere Rockland, and Martha’s Vineyard to name three – but couldn’t topple its Catholic Central League rival, Bishop Fenwick, this season. A very deep and...

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Obituaries 03-08-2016

March 11, 2016
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Jean Boudrow Hardwick Hansen Telephone company retiree and Winthrop Elks member Jean Boudrow Hardwick Hansen died on March 8 after suffering several years with dementia. She was born in East Boston on March 5, 1936 and lived most of her life in Winthrop. She died in Franklin, TN where she has lived since 2010...

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