Monthly Archives: December 2016

LCHCs Lori Berry Announces Retirement

December 16, 2016
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Reverend Jane Gould, President of the Lynn Community Health Center Board of Directors, announced this week that Lori Abrams Berry, health center CEO for the past 20 years, will be retiring effective October 2017. Lori said that while she is looking forward to her retirement, she is also sad about leaving her health center...

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GLSS Joins Meals on Wheels America, Subaru in Sharing the Love This Holiday Season

December 16, 2016
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Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) is proud to announce that it will be participating in the annual Subaru Share the Love Event as a member of Meals on Wheels America – one of four national Share the Love charitable partners for the ninth year running. From November 17, 2016 to January 3, 2017, Subaru...

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A System That Needs To Be Addressed

December 16, 2016
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That was certainly an eye-opening story in the Boston Globe last week about raising the minimum wage to $15 and the effect it will have on Mass. residents and small businesses. The most startling quote to us was from a single parent who said she would be better off making $18 an hour than...

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The Most Wonderful Time of Year

December 16, 2016
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As Andy Williams once crooned, “This is the most wonderful time of the year,” and the festiveness of the Christmas season is something to enjoy every December. The wonderful holiday light displays that adorn homes are a sight to behold. The annual visit by Santa, accompanied by the Winthrop Fire Department, on Christmas Eve...

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The Next Level:Classical Baseball Standout Andrew Moccia Commits to Assumption College

December 16, 2016
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By Cary Shuman Andrew Moccia’s considerable baseball talents have always caused him to play at a level higher than his age division, dating back to his days as a Wyoma Little Leaguer when he earned a spot on the 12-year-old All-Star team as an 11-year-old. At Lynn Classical High School, Moccia secured a starting...

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Obituaries 12-13-2016

December 16, 2016
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Daniel Baity History buff and member of Jehovah’s Witnesses Daniel G. Baity died at home after a brief illness on December 5. After his education in Buffalo schools, he became a cement mason and handy at many construction trades.  He was a history buff of Biblical, American, and Indian history, and a member of Jehovah’s...

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St Mary’s Loses to East Bridgewater in Super Bowl

December 9, 2016
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St Mary’s Loses to East Bridgewater in Super Bowl

By Joyce Erekson A team might be able to survive one or two turnovers in a football game but six, well, that’s a problem. St. Mary’s lost to East Bridgewater, 34-8, Saturday in the Division 3A Super Bowl at Gillette Stadium and it was turnovers (four fumbles and two interceptions) that spelled doom for...

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Mayor Kennedy to Address Council:Plans to Propose Cuts to Close Budget Deficit

December 9, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy will visit the City Council Tuesday (Dec. 13) to discuss the city’s financial dilemma, including an estimated $2.5 million budget deficit in the current fiscal year operating budget. Mayor Kennedy has declined to preview her proposals for trimming $2.5 million from the $299.6 million city budget,...

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Spartans Finish Successful Season

December 9, 2016
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By Joyce Erekson St. Mary’s trip to the Division 3A Super Bowl didn’t go as planned, but the 34-8 loss to East Bridgewater didn’t negate a very successful season that saw the Spartans finish 11-1 and take home the Catholic Central League title. “Maybe the results weren’t there, but the effort, the character of...

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NSCC to Offer Evening Cosmetology Program

December 9, 2016
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Interested in a career in cosmetology?  No need to wait until September to enroll in North Shore Community College’s (NSCC) Cosmetology program.  Starting January 3, 2017, NSCC will begin offering an evening Cosmetology program. The evening program will cover the same intensive classroom and hands-on training as the day program, but with the added...

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