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Lynn Tree Lighting

December 4, 2014
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Lynn Tree Lighting

Emilee Barahona sits on her dad, Juan’s, shoulders to get a better view of the tree and Santa.

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Jake Flynn to perform in “A Christmas Carol”: The son of Sports Greats Mike and Mary Flynn is Set for his Debut at NSMT

December 4, 2014
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Jake Flynn to perform in “A Christmas Carol”: The son of Sports Greats Mike and Mary Flynn is Set for his Debut at NSMT

Jake Flynn’s mother was a soccer and softball standout at the University of Maine and one of the greatest softball players in Bishop Fenwick High School history, starring on four consecutive Division 1 state championship teams in the early 1990s. And just to show what a versatile perfomer she was, Mary Wells Flynn would...

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Lynn Tech Teacher Jay Richards Retires After 28 years on the Job

December 4, 2014
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Lynn Tech Teacher Jay Richards Retires After 28 years on the Job

Lynn Tech students and colleagues of Jay Richards, one by one and some in groups, stopped by the desk in front of the large clock in the school lobby on their way to their Thanksgiving break. There was something symbolic to it all, so many saying, “Thank you, Mr. Richards,” on the eve of...

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Governor Michael and Kitty Dukakis Honored by Health Center

November 27, 2014
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Governor Michael and Kitty Dukakis Honored by Health Center

On Thursday, November 20th,  Lynn Community Health Center honored Governor and Mrs. Michael Dukakis as “Visionaries in Healthcare” and health center patient Minnie Oji Holloway as a “Shining Star” at its annual “Wisdom to Wellness” Gala. The Dukakises were honored as champions for access to healthcare, especially mental health and addiction services, as both...

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Laramie named Softball Coach and Assistant SID at Fisher College

November 27, 2014
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Laramie named Softball Coach and Assistant SID at Fisher College

Ashley Laramie has had a front-row seat to excellent general managing and coaching in her position as the assistant general manager of the North Shore Navigators of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League. Laramie has worked closely with general manager Bill Terlecky and field managers Jeff Waldron and Jon Cahill on game operations and player...

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Council takes Mayo Group to task for Broad Street Project: Promises not kept in Downtown Renovation

November 21, 2014
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Usually when a developer invests $5 million into a dilapidated building to revive a neighborhood, local elected officials, residents and business owners are thrilled and excited. Two years ago, when representatives of the Mayo Group appeared before the Council to request a special permit and variances to renovate the mixed-use building at 157 Broad...

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Council Adopts New Trash/Recycling Regulations

November 21, 2014
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The Lynn City Council voted 10-0 Tuesday might, with Councilor Diane Chakoutis absent, to adopt and approve new trash and recycling ordinances which will go into effect on December 1, when the city’s new trash and recycling receptacles get pressed into service by trash vendor Waste Management. Prior to the vote, the Council held...

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Lynn Area Chamber Turns out to Honor Sandra Lewis on her Hall of Fame Induction

November 21, 2014
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Lynn Area Chamber Turns out to Honor Sandra Lewis on her Hall of Fame Induction

The Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce, led by president and CEO Leslie Gould, joined with the Lynn Tech community to honor Sandra Lewis on her induction in to the Lynn Tech Hall of Fame Saturday night at Angelica’s in Middleton. Chamber members have known Lewis as their membership and events manager for the past...

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Jamieson Receives St. Mary’s Diploma Nearly 80 Years Later

November 18, 2014
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Jamieson Receives St. Mary’s Diploma Nearly 80 Years Later

When St. Mary’s Head of School Grace Cotter Regan presented Hector Jamieson with his honorary diploma at the school’s Veterans Day ceremony, it was a moment nearly 80 years in the making. Jamieson, 97, would have graduated with his class in 1936 had he not left St. Mary’s after 11th grade to support his...

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New England Champions

November 18, 2014
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New England Champions

The East Lynn Bulldog B-squad cheerleaders won the New England Championship at the MassMutual Center in Springfield on November 8. They are now headed to compete for the National Champion title at EPSN Wide World of Sports in Disney World on Dec 10. The girls have had an amazing season so far winning Grand...

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