Monthly Archives: August 2016

GLSS Offers Free Workshops to Improve Health,Well-Being

August 19, 2016
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The Kiosk for Living Well and Healthy Living Programs sponsored by Greater Lynn Senior Services offer free workshops throughout the year to help people improve their quality of life, health, and well-being.  Registrations are being accepted on a first-come, first-served basis for a number of workshops beginning in late summer and fall. Beginning on...

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MRFRS Catmobile Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Van Lynn Visit Aug 20

August 19, 2016
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The Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society Catmobile will visit Super Stop & Shop, 35 Washington St., in Lynn, on Saturday, Aug. 20, to perform low-cost spay/neuter procedures ($120/$80; ferals, $40). The Catmobile is staffed by a licensed veterinarian and one veterinary technician. The package consists of a brief exam, spay/neuter, rabies vaccinations for cats...

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Lynn Valvoline Instant Oil Change Supports Cancer Research and Care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

August 19, 2016
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Valvoline Instant Oil Change customers can help fight cancer from July 25 through September 4 by contributing $1 or more to the Jimmy Fund through the A Chance for Kids & Families® program at participating locations in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island. The Valvoline Instant Oil Change located at 800 Western Ave. is...

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My Brother’s Table Annual Summer Party Fundraiser Tonight, August 11

August 19, 2016
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John’s Roast Beef & Seafood, The Porthole, Edible Arrangements of Lynn, British Beer Company, Daniella’s Café of Danvers, PF Changs of Peabody, Panera of Swampscott, Wahlburgers in Lynnfield, and Angela’s Coal Fired Pizza in Saugus will all be featured at My Brother’s Table (MBT), annual Summer Party fundraiser, Thursday, August 11th at 7:00 pm...

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Essex Heritage Presents Trails & Sails Weekends in Lynn

August 19, 2016
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Interested in taking a guided trail hike through the Forest River Conservation Area or Lead Mills-Wyman Woods in Marblehead? How about seeing some of the oldest Tiffany glass windows in the world, or a walking tour of the National Register of Historic Places in Lynn? Want to examine the ecology of Salem’s salt marsh,...

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The Olympic Spirit Still Exists

August 19, 2016
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For almost all of us, the Olympics have provided memories that have lasted a lifetime. We can all measure how old we were, or where we were, when we recall Olympic moments both from our youth and through adulthood. For example, who among us (of a certain age) does not remember, as if it...

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Sports 08-09-2016

August 19, 2016
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Navigators Notes By Shanna McCarriston First Playoff Look Last week the talk was all about a possible playoff run and this week the Navigators are in full playoff mode.  Their first playoff game came Sunday and they faced the Brockton Rox. The Navigators earned the number four seed and therefor a first round playoff...

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United Way and Mass Service Alliance to Invest Over $2M to Improve Academic Outcomes of Immigrant Students In Lynn, Salem:Congressman Seth Moulton Joins Announcement Of Program Expansion

August 5, 2016
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United Way and Mass Service Alliance to Invest Over $2M to Improve Academic Outcomes of Immigrant Students In Lynn, Salem:Congressman Seth Moulton Joins Announcement Of Program Expansion

United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley, the Corporation for National & Community Service and the Massachusetts Service Alliance are investing over $2 million in national competitive funding over the next three years to expand a successful AmeriCorps partnership with Lynn Public Schools that is improving academic outcomes among immigrant students into two...

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Two Lynn Students Complete Tufts University School of Medicine Program

August 5, 2016
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Two Lynn Students Complete Tufts University School of Medicine Program

Two Lynn students complete Tufts University School of Medicine program Destiny Porter, 16; Grace Mungal, 17—who just completed the Teachers and High School Students (TAHSS) program at Tufts University School of Medicine. The five-week program, held at Tufts every year since 1989, aims to provide research and clinical experiences to Massachusetts high school students...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Casino Construction Expected to Start this Week

August 5, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Some 16 cranes sit waiting this week on the Wynn Boston Harbor site. Hundreds of workers, likewise, are waiting in the wings. Wynn Boston Harbor folks were counting the minutes Tuesday afternoon and into today, Aug. 3, waiting simply to get one piece of paper that they said would unleash construction...

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