Monthly Archives: February 2017

Storm Watching

February 17, 2017
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Storm Watching

Danny Bright III and his dad, Danny Bright Jr., watch waves hit on Lynn Shore Drive Monday afternoon.

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Classical Girls Hoop Takes a Trip to UCONN

February 17, 2017
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Classical Girls Hoop Takes a Trip to UCONN

The Lynn Classical girls basketball team, who is having an outstanding season and has qualified for the State Tournament, enjoyed a special field trip Saturday to Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, Connecticut where the Rams players and coaches watched the No. 1-ranked UConn women’s basketball team defeat Southern Methodist University for their 99th consecutive victory....

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Optimistic:City Council Moves Closer to Two New Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

February 17, 2017
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By Sam Minton On Tuesday night Lynn City Council members passed a motion that could lead to two new medical marijuana dispensaries in the city. Council members agreed to send a letter of non-opposition to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.  The next step for the two prospective groups is to enter into a...

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Lynn Police Investigating Possible Homicide

February 17, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Investigators from the Lynn Police and Essex County District Attorney’s office are investigating an apparent homicide this week, after a man’s body was found in the snow on Surfside Road Monday morning, and later determined that the man had suffered a single gunshot wound to the neck and upper torso...

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Salem State’s Coach Donovan Ready for New Baseball Season

February 17, 2017
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By Jordan Hill Coach Al Donovan was named head coach of the Salem State University’s Vikings men baseball team on August 30, 2016.  Donovan has been part of the University’s baseball staff since 2015, and was selected to replace former head coach Mike Ward. Three new assistants joined the staff this season.  Angelo Salustri...

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Overdose Deaths on the Rise

February 17, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Lynn police reported that two more people died of apparent heroin overdoses on Monday, bringing the total number of fatal overdoes for February to seven, including a rash of five fatal overdoses that occurred between February 3 and February 7, when Lynn police speculated that a “bad batch” of the...

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Lynn Democrats to Elect Delegates to State Convention

February 17, 2017
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Lynn Democrats will be holding a caucus at the Lynn Housing Authority Community Room, 10 Church St on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 10:00am, to elect delegates and alternates for the 2017 Massachusetts Democratic Convention that will be held on Saturday, June 3rd at the Tsongas Arena in Lowell. “Our caucuses are a great...

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Roca Founder and CEO Molly Baldwin Presents at TEDx Pennsylvania Avenue

February 17, 2017
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Molly Baldwin, founder and CEO of Chelsea-based Roca Inc. delivered a powerful talk Thursday at TEDxPennsylvaniaAvenue, sharing the story of Roca and how relentless outreach and data can help change the cycle of recidivism in our country. Baldwin was one of 14 speakers invited to the Newseum in Washington D.C. to share their visions...

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John Dullea Serves as LFC Boxing Coach

February 17, 2017
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John Dullea, father of former Peabody High track standouts Natasha and Loren Dullea, St. John’s Prep basketball coach John Dullea and former Bishop Fenwick and Salem State captain Bridget Dullea, is the boxing coach at the center. A former Salem Police officer for 30 years, Dullea has coached many Golden Glove and Marciano Tournament...

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Gem of a Gym:Lynn Fitness Center is Training High School and College Athletes

February 17, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Ken Green Jr. has the appropriate scheme of colors in his logo at the aptly named Lynn Fitness Center (LFC) located at 161 Eastern Ave. There’s the green and gold of Classical, the blue and gold of St. Mary’s, the Tiger blue and orgage of Tech, and the scarlet and grey...

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