Monthly Archives: December 2016

Mrs. Massachusetts to Hold Toy Drive

December 2, 2016
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Mrs. Massachusetts and marriage and family therapist Anna Svetchnikov would like to invite you to the Holiday Toy Drive and Fundraiser on December 4, 2016 to support low income families. All toys and proceeds will be donated to The Home for Little Wanderers Big Wishes and Toys for Tots foundations. The event will be...

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The Secret Weapon to Ending America’s Health Crisis: Schools

December 2, 2016
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By Kenneth Thorpe America has a big, fat problem. A whopping 13 million American children are obese  — and millions more are about to join their ranks. By 2025, according to a report in Pediatric Obesity, the nation will house 17 million obese kids.  This is alarming. Obesity can lead to a slew of...

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Let’s Stay Cool and Calm on Legal Marijuana

December 2, 2016
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If recent news reports are to be believed, some in our state are hyperventilating about the imminent legalization of marijuana in Massachusetts which was approved by voters in the recent election. Their opposition primarily is two-fold: First, that more under-age youth (under 21) will begin to use marijuana, and second, that there will be...

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Avery in Charge:Manning Field is the Site of Division 1 Football Super Bowl on Saturday

December 2, 2016
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By Cary Shuman Rich Avery and the City of Lynn will be in the spotlight Saturday when the Everett and Xaverian football teams play the Division 1 Super Bowl at Manning Field. Avery succeeded John Kasian as the facilities manager of Manning Field and Fraser Field. There has been a succession of high-profile events...

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Obituaries 11-29-2016

December 2, 2016
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Robert LaFleur Raytheon retiree of Maine, formerly of Lynn Robert J. LaFleur of York, ME formerly of Lynn, died suddenly November 29 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital surrounded by his family.  He was 59 years old. Born in Lynn,  son of Robert I. and Lorraine (Roy) LaFleur of York, he was a graduate of Lynn Technical High...

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