Monthly Archives: April 2017

Mayor Kennedy to Make Election Announcement

April 14, 2017
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Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy was set to make a major announcement about her plans to run for re-election at “A Cocktail Hour with Mayor Kennedy” event Wednesday night at the Porthole Restaurant in Lynn. Kennedy is in her second term as mayor of Lynn. The Lynn Journal will have complete coverage of the mayor’s...

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NSCC Presents George Orwell’s Animal Farm

April 14, 2017
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North Shore Community College (NSCC) and The Performing Arts Council present George Orwell’s Animal Farm, adapted by Ian Wooldridge and directed by Matthew Woods. The neglected animals of Manor Farm overthrow their keepers, and vow to create a utopian society where one belief reigns supreme: all animals are equal. Through hard work and determination,...

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Sacred Heart School Easter Basket Drive

April 14, 2017
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In the lunchroom cafeteria of the Sacred Heart School is a table stacked with Easter baskets wrapped in pink cellophane and pastel ribbons. As a school-wide Lenten project, students from each classroom collected goodies to donate to the Lynn Shelter Association’s Green Street Shelter. “It was rewarding to see all of the families come...

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Conlon Family to Award Scholarship

April 14, 2017
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In 1996 to honor the memory of Michael J. Conlon, Lynn English Class of 1992 and Babson College, Class of 1996, a Memorial Scholarship was established. Sadly, Michael’s sister died on Feb. 10, 2011 from Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Michelle also graduated from Lynn English, Class of 1990 and Babson College, Class of 1994. We, her...

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Breaking Communication Barriers in the Lynn Community

April 14, 2017
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A new one-hour radio program in Lynn called “Orientacion Juridica A La Comunidad” has been sharing news and information with its Lynn-area listening audience since the beginning of the new year. The bilingual program host and Lynn resident, Eulogio Portes, invites informative guests to join him each week.  The weekly Saturday morning radio program...

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Spring Has Sprung….

April 14, 2017
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Although our winter season was a mild one, both in terms of cold and snow, giving us hopes for an early arrival of spring, our optimism proved illusory thanks to a near record-setting chilly and wet month of March that extended into the first week of April. The awful March weather curtailed outdoor activities,...

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Happy Easter

April 14, 2017
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It’s hard to believe that another Easter already is upon us. Good Friday and Easter Sunday will be here this week, and those of the Christian faith will begin the observance of the holiest days of their religion upon which the foundation of their faith is based. However, no matter what religious beliefs one...

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Happy Passover

April 14, 2017
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We want to wish our friends in the Jewish community a Happy Passover or Happy “Pesach” as this important holiday is known in Hebrew. The holiday begins with a special Passover dinner known as a Seder when the story is retold about Passover and includes the recitation of the “Four Questions” by the youngest...

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Obituaries 04-11-2017

April 14, 2017
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Eugene Hally GE retiree, of Florida, formerly of Lynn Eugene C. Hally of Barefoot Bay, FL, formerly ofLynn and Georgetown, died peacefully on March 25. He was 81 years old. Gene was born at Lynn Hospital, raised and educated in Lynn and graduated from English High School. After serving six years, Gene was honorably discharged...

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Globe North:Rosenberg Pens Book on the ‘Voices from Boston’s Suburbs’

April 7, 2017
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Globe North:Rosenberg Pens Book on the ‘Voices from Boston’s Suburbs’

By Cary Shuman Steven A. Rosenberg is a reporter who wrote about the North Shore for the Boston Globe for 15 years. His stories and columns focus on the region’s interesting personalities, well-known businesses, pillars of the community, and Jewish culture. Rosenberg has released a book, “Middle Class Heroes: Voices from Boston’s Suburbs,” that...

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