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May 20, 2016
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The Lynn Classical High School varsity softball team was all hands on deck for team photo day this past Tuesday morning.

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Lynn Resident Soun H. Lee Honored at UMass Amherst

May 20, 2016
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Lynn Resident Soun H. Lee Honored at UMass Amherst

By Joyce Erekson When Soun H. Lee arrived in the United States from Cambodia at the age of 12, one thing became immediately clear to him. He had to learn English and he had to do it quickly. Lee tells the story of how he carried an English-Cambodian dictionary around with him for the...

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City to Rebid Property Sale on Neptune Street

May 20, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. According to City of Lynn attorney James Lamanna the city has decided to move forward with a plan to sell a portion of public land that currently serves as a traffic island on Neptune Street, in order to allow the intersection to be re-worked in a more traffic safety way...

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Meet Me At The Museum! June 22

May 20, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. For 20 years LynnArts has given residents, visitors and artists of all kinds of expression a place to experience and enjoy the arts in downtown Lynn. The LynnArts building at 25 Exchange Street has been a hub for performances, exhibits and demonstrations of the visual and performing arts in the...

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Former Railroad Tracks Removed from City Streets

May 20, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Motorists rejoice. Transportation contractor Keolis Commuter Services had work crews in the city this week working with Lynn Department of public Works staff to remove old, unused railroad tracks that had been crisscrossing West Lynn streets for generations. Work crews were seen on Cottage Street on Monday, Spencer Street on...

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Lynn Sailor Serves Aboard Guided Missile Destroyer in Spain

May 20, 2016
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By Lt. Philip Fortnam, Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs A Lynn, Massachusetts native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided missile destroyer, USS Donald Cook. Petty Officer 3rd Class Jordan Carter is a logistics specialist aboard the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer operating out of Rota, Spain. Donald Cook...

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John’s Roast Beef and TV-15 Sports Awards Night

May 13, 2016
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John’s Roast Beef and TV-15 Sports Awards Night

Taso Nickolapoulos of John’s Roast Beef and sportscaster John Hoffman of TV-15 hosted their annual awards night for Lynn high school athletes at the Breed Middle School. Pictured after the ceremony, are St. Mary’s basketball coach Dave Brown, Lynn Jets hockey coach Joseph Conlon, Marty Harrington of Harrington Trophy, master of ceremonies John Hoffman,...

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Michael Marks Announces Candidacy for Essex County Sheriff’s Position

May 13, 2016
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Michael Marks Announces Candidacy for Essex County Sheriff’s Position

By Cary Shuman Lynn resident Michael Marks announced his candidacy for Sheriff of Essex County at a campaign kickoff event May 4 at the Knights of Columbus Hall. Marks told the capacity crowd that he has dedicated the last 28 years of his life working in the Essex County Sheriff’s Department. He is currently...

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Rob Upton Steps Down from Classical Soccer Job

May 13, 2016
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By Joyce Erekson Rob Upton has stepped down from the Classical High boys soccer coaching job after nine years with the program, the last five as head coach. Upton’s resignation means Classical will be looking to fill two soccer jobs during  the offseason. Last month Justina Gaeta, the Classical girls head coach, stepped down....

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Five Announced Sheriff’s Candidates to Meet in Forum

May 13, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Five candidates who have already begun their campaigns to succeed Essex County Sheriff Frank Cousins, will participate Thursday night in the African-American Leadership Council forum at the Community Brotherhood Club, located at 15 Coburn St. in Lynn. According to Darrell Murkison, who will serve as the event’s master of ceremonies,...

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