Monthly Archives: May 2018

Roca Celebrates 30 Years At Annual Breakfast

May 25, 2018
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Roca’s annual breakfast welcomed a packed house of local officials and supporters at the Intercontinental Hotel Monday morning, including former U.S. Secretary of Education John King, Jr., Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, House Speaker Robert DeLeo, and U.S. Congressman Michael Capuano. Roca, dedicated to transforming the lives of the highest-risk young men and women in...

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Warren Pitches a Perfect Game:Classical Freshman Makes History in Win over English

May 25, 2018
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When Lynn Classical’s All-Conference pitcher Tori Adams had to miss a few games due to an injury, coach Erica Richard turned to freshman Brooke Warren for the starting assignments. Warren, a talented southpaw who had excelled in Little League Softball, delivered in a big way. Warren tossed a perfect game last week, retiring all...

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Menervia Akers Hosts High Tea Gala at Lynn Museum

May 25, 2018
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This High Tea Party concept was created by Menervia Akers. She wanted to create a memorable event in the community during Mother’s Day weekend.  She presented the bold concept to Marcia Chrysostom of Lynn. We wanted to bring social events to the community…a great way to gather and socialize with friends and family.  We...

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YMCAs Adopting a Statewide Safety Around Water Initiative

May 25, 2018
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The YMCAs in Massachusetts have made a collective commitment to impact at-risk children by adopting a statewide Safety Around Water Initiative aimed at increasing water safety intelligence and strengthening overall water utilization practices in youth. Massachusetts YMCAs set out to accomplish this goal by utilizing $400,000 of their Fiscal Year 2018 Youth-at-Risk allocation to...

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Lynn City Council News

May 25, 2018
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Lynn City Council adds Hood Elementary School to list of the city’s education facilities slated to be improved The Lynn City Council approved a bond authorization of $5.8 million for upgrades to the the Hood Elementary School at Tuesday night’s meeting. The school, located on Oakwood Avenue, will get a new roof, windows and...

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Help End Distracted Driving

May 25, 2018
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Glancing at that new text message on your phone. Scrolling through satellite radio stations to find the right song. Adjusting your GPS to find a new route.  Any of these activities momentarily takes your attention away from driving – you are a distracted driver. Every year, there are thousands of crashes caused by distracted...

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Memorial Day Is A Time for Reflection

May 25, 2018
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The Memorial Day weekend is upon us, a three-day weekend that for most Americans marks the start of the summer season. Many will celebrate appropriately with barbecues and outdoor activities with family and friends. However, amidst our festivities, we should not forget that Memorial Day is America’s most solemn national holiday, marking our nation’s...

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Sports 05-22-2018

May 25, 2018
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Classical coach Richard looking forward to Holland Softball Tournament By Cary Shuman The Lynn Classical softball team has some momentum heading into the Holland Memorial Softball Tournament that begins Saturday at Grace Rogato Field. The Lady Rams reached their goal of qualifying for the State Tournament last Saturday with a 5-1 win over Saugus....

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English Softball in Action

May 17, 2018
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English Softball in Action

Lynn English’s Amanda Martinez looks to tag out Everett’s Kloey Cardillo at first during Mondays game in Lynn.

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It’s Official:St Mary’s Leadership Transition Set

May 17, 2018
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It’s Official:St Mary’s Leadership Transition Set

St. Mary’s announced the timeline of when the new leadership team will begin its work. John Dolan will assume the position of head of school at St. Mary’s School on June 1, while David Angeramo will start as associate head of school on July 1, according to board of trustees chair William Mosakowski. Mary...

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