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Hook and Reel Lands at Wonderland Marketplace

June 15, 2018
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Just a stone’s throw away from the Wonderland T station and Revere Beach is the Wonderland Marketplace, where the Hook and Reel offers authentic Cajun seafood with a casual dining theme of “no plates, no forks, no rules!” You select your meat, seafood, vegetables and sauces and out comes a culinary creation that will...

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Yawkey Foundation Donates Its Annual Scholarships

June 15, 2018
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The Yawkey Foundation will once again be donating scholarships to the Harry Agganis Foundation’s scholarship program. The scholarships will be presented at a gathering of all Agganis Week athletes on Sunday, June 24, at Manning Field. It is the Yawkey Foundation, named in memory of former Red Sox owner Thomas Yawkey and Jean Yawkey,...

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City Council News

June 15, 2018
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The project to restore the aging Lynn Commons is one step closer to a reality following this week’s Lynn City Council meeting. At Tuesday night’s Lynn City Council meeting, council members voted in favor of authorizing Mayor Thomas McGee to begin the process of applying for a PARC (Parkland Acquisitions and Renovations for Communities)...

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A Tragedy with a Lesson For All of Us

June 15, 2018
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Most of us probably never heard of Charlotte Fox, who was the first American woman to ascend three, 26,000-foot or higher mountains, including Mt. Everest. Yet she tragically made the news recently when she was found dead at her home in Telluride, Colorado, apparently from a fall while she was descending a steep flight...

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Glenda Jackson — A True Inspiration

June 15, 2018
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Glenda Jackson, the brilliant British actress, is 82 years old. Yet despite being an octogenarian, she won the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a play Sunday night. Performing on the stage on Broadway is grueling work — eight shows a week — for anyone, let alone a person who is well beyond...

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A Great Day for All Bostonians

June 15, 2018
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Saturday’s Boston Pride Parade, in which mayors from across the nation and  coast-to-coast joined with our Mayor, Marty Walsh, in showing their support for the Rainbow Resistance, was a manifestation of the depth of support for the LGBTQ community throughout the United States. This show of strength is needed more than ever because it...

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Community Service Recognition

June 12, 2018
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Community Service Recognition

Mayor Thomas McGee (right) presented an Outstanding Achievement Award to Lynn DPW Associate Commissioner Lisa Gill (center) for her years of dedicated work assisting people with disabilities. Nerich is the longtime director of the Lynn Special Needs Camp. Also recognized with a citation was Jack Carroll, who is stepping down after his years of...

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Red Sox Will Honor Harry Agganis at Greek Heritage Night on June 27

June 11, 2018
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The Boston Red Sox will be honoring one of Lynn’s greatest sports legends, Harry Agganis, at Greek Heritage Night on Wednesday, June 27 at Fenway Park. Agganis, who graduated from Lynn Classical High School before going on to play quarterback at Boston University and later first base for the Boston Red Sox, will be...

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Mayor McGee Submits Budget to Council

June 11, 2018
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Mayor Thomas McGee submitted his Fiscal Year 2019 budget to the Lynn City Council Tuesday night. McGee’s proposed FY19 is $319,524,500 and in a letter to the Council, McGee said the budget includes an $847,564 increase in reserves, $300,000 increase for the snow and ice budget and fully funds the city’s net school spending...

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Wayne Alarm Celebrates 50 Years in Business

June 11, 2018
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Wayne Alarm celebrated 50 years in business. President Ralph Sevinor began to develop a working alarm system at an early age of 12 soon after his family home was burglarized. From that time onward he became very skillful in producing security systems to this day. The business opened in 1968. It later began to...

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