Monthly Archives: February 2017

Guest Reader

February 28, 2017
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Guest Reader

Students at the Callahan Elementary School in Lynn were treated to several guest readers this past Thursday,Feb. 16, during Read Out Loud Day. Pictured is Postman Kevin Cole reading to a group of kindergarten children.

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Singing for A Good Cause:Vocalist Dublin Donates Record Sales to MBT

February 28, 2017
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Singing for A Good Cause:Vocalist Dublin Donates Record Sales to MBT

By Cary Shuman Lynn resident Cliff Dublin arrives weekly at My Brother’s Table food shelter ready to lend a helping hand wherever he is needed. Maria Coccimiglio, MBT development and events manager, appreciates Dublin’s volunteer efforts. And she appreciates the funds that Dublin, a singer for many years, donates to MBT from his record...

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Ballot Question on Schools Likely to Create Campaigns

February 28, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. With the ballot question date now set for Lynn voters to consider a voluntary tax increase to build two new schools – to serve Pickering Middle School and West Lynn students – proponents and opponents have already begun organizing campaigns to influence voters. The Special Election will be held on...

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News Briefs

February 28, 2017
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Spring Skills Basketball Clinic 2017 This will be a high intensity clinic for boys and girls  to get you in shape and to help develop basketball skills. Drills are designed to help any player at any level with ball handing, shooting (off the dribble, off screens and off the pass), creating your own shot...

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Moulton Bringing Constituent Services Directly to Cities and Towns

February 28, 2017
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Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA) announced that his district representatives  will hold office hours in all 39 cities and towns in the Sixth District this year. Office hours will provide constituents an opportunity to visit with Moulton’s team of district representatives outside of normal business hours and in their own community so that Moulton’s team...

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$97.1M Grant Awarded for Pickering and West Lynn Middle Schools

February 28, 2017
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State Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg, Chair of the Massachusetts School Building Authority (“MSBA”), and MSBA Executive Director John K. McCarthy announced that the MSBA Board of Directors voted to approve a grant of up to $97,100,607 million for a two school solution project for a new Pickering and West Lynn Middle Schools located in...

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NSCC Seeks Alumni for Board of Trustees

February 28, 2017
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The North Shore Community College (NSCC) Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the Elected Alumni representative to the college’s Board of Trustees.  The Elected Alumni Trustee must be an NSCC graduate.  The responsibilities of Massachusetts community college trustees are described in state law under Chapter 15A and include selecting and annually evaluating the college...

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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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