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Communication from Her Honor the Mayor

October 27, 2017
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At Tuesday night’s meeting the Lynn City Council also unanimously approved several appointments by Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy. Aaron Liberto was appointed to the Lynn Cultural Council.  His term is effective immediately and will expire on December 31, 2020. Kirirath “AJ” Saing was reappointed to the Economic Development Industrial Corporation Board.  Saing’s term is...

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Lynn Boys and Girls Club Steak and Burger Dinner Iarrobino, Magranesnd, Bastarache Receive Major Awards

October 27, 2017
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When growing up the Lynn Boys and Girls Club was the place to be associated with either after school or on a Saturday. It was the place where fun and activities were offered to the youth. The staff at the Boys and Girls Club teaches character building, respect and responsibility ,along with leadership skills...

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Meadowlarks Annual Dinner at Knights of Columbus

October 21, 2017
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Meadowlarks Annual Dinner at Knights of Columbus

By Patrick Gecoya In 1946, the Meadowlarks organization was formed to bring back the individuals who grew up at the Meadows behind Lynn English High School, now known as Memorial Park. Before World War II, many youngsters gathered at the Meadows from early morning to late afternoon playing pick-up baseball and football games. Players...

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Pickering School to Receive New Woodworking Lab

October 21, 2017
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By Jay Lancaster The School Committee recently went over plans for a new woodworking shop to be constructed at Pickering Middle School. The proposed woodshop will have two separate parts and is being funded by the Boston Celtics. Committee member John Ford explained it this way. “The Boston Celtics recently partnered with Southern New...

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House,Senate Pass Legislation to Help Open Up Casino Jobs

October 21, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The State Legislature has approved a major change aimed at helping those with minor criminal records from the past not be barred from getting casino jobs statewide, and particularly at the Wynn Boston Harbor resort. Earlier this year, it became apparent that the Expanding Gaming Law was very stringent, and was...

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Lynn Democrats to Hold Annual Unity Breakfast on October 29

October 21, 2017
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The Lynn Democratic City Committee’s Annual Unity Breakfast will be held on Sunday, October 29, from 8:15-11:00am at The Porthole Restaurant, 98 The Lynnway, Lynn. Congressman Seth Moulton, Secretary of the Commonwealth Bill Galvin, State Treasurer Deb Goldberg, State Auditor Suzanne Bump, Essex County Sheriff Kevin Coppinger, Massachusetts Democratic Party Chair Gus Bickford, State...

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Spartans Remain Undefeated with a Victory over Archbishop Williams

October 21, 2017
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By Joe Kasper In a game that was supposed to be slated as an easy road win for the Spartans on Friday against Archbishop Williams the final score shocked everyone. Even though the Spartans defeated the Bishops 20-7 it was a very hard fought battle between both teams. It was a cool October night...

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Campus Anti-Semitism Task Force of the North Shore to Host “What’s Up at College: How Anti-Semitism is Affecting College Life

October 21, 2017
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The Campus Anti-Semitism Task Force of the North Shore, a nonprofit organization established to provide awareness, education, and support to college students and their families based on the North Shore, will hold its first event, a panel discussion, “What’s Up at College: How Anti-Semitism is Affecting College Life.” The event will be held Sunday,...

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Topping the Ticket:LaPierre’s Hard Work Paid off in First-Place Finish in Election

October 13, 2017
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Topping the Ticket:LaPierre’s Hard Work Paid off in First-Place Finish in Election

By Cary Shuman Brian LaPierre continues to build momentum following his big, ticket-topping effort in the Sept. 12 Lynn preliminary for councillor-at-large. LaPierre, an incumbent who also finished first in the 2015 final election, is among the most visible candidates in the city, attending numerous events, meeting residents door to door, conducting phone bankings...

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Antonio Anderson Heading into Memphis Hall of Fame

October 13, 2017
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Antonio Anderson Heading into Memphis Hall of Fame

By Joyce Erekson When English High tapped Antonio Anderson as its new boys basketball coach, the powers that be knew they were getting a guy with an impressive playing resume. The former Lynn Tech star played for coach John Calipari on the University of Memphis team that lost to Kansas in the NCAA Division...

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