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Obituaries – 10/13/09

October 13, 2009
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Richard Grayson Retired Lisbon, NH Chief of Police Richard Grayson of Littleton, N.H., formerly of Chelsea, died on August 16 after a long illness. Born in Chelsea, a member of a well-known Mill Hill family, he was the son of the late Frank and Sarah Grayson. He attended school in Chelsea and graduated from...
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Is life too long? – Lynn group says juvenile life sentences may be too harsh, releases comprehensive report

October 7, 2009
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Is life too long? – Lynn group says juvenile life sentences may be too harsh, releases comprehensive report

By Seth Daniel Using particularly poor judgment, one Massachusetts teen several years ago participated with friends in an armed robbery, and though the teen was unarmed, one friend was armed and killed a man. For being present at the time, and for using such bad judgment, that teen-age moment has now defined the man’s...
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Lynn parents react to the oncoming flu season

October 7, 2009
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Lynn parents react to the oncoming flu season

Since last spring, parents in Lynn have been on alert. The final quarter of last year’s school calendar saw dozens of students home for a quarantine period of at least seven days because of “flu-like” symptoms. This mandatory term left several parents scrambling for childcare, which many were not able to take children with...
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These Rams are on a roll – Cordy’s contingent has sights set on Eastern Mass. title

October 7, 2009
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Maurice Cordy, head coach of the West Lynn Pop Warner ‘B’ team has a youth football powerhouse on his hands. His West Lynn Rams are off to a 4-0 start, an impressive run that includes a 12-6 victory over perennial contender, the Everett Eagles. Cordy played wide receiver and safety at Lynn English High...
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Lynn Cam

October 7, 2009
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Once again, we want to compliment the directors and producers of the programming on Lynn Cam for outstanding work in the interest of the community at large. During a recent viewing of Lynn Cam, we watched with awe, a Girls, Inc. advertisement that was absolutely stunning in message and intent and so wonderfully well...
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Standing firm on the rollback

October 7, 2009
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Mayor Edward Clancy is not about to change his mind about rolling the hours back here of bars and of liquor licenses. He believes, as we believe, the city is a better place with a 1 a.m. closing than a 2 a.m. closing time. Why? Because we don’t believe anyone in their right mind...
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The Patriots

October 7, 2009
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Those of you who thought the Patriots dynasty was done – take another look. Sunday’s victory over Baltimore showed a rejuvenated and very, very tough defense, and shades of greatness in Tom Brady, who finally shot a touchdown pass to Randy Moss. It will only get better as the season moves on.
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Obituaries – 10/6/09

October 7, 2009
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Adriana Ibieta-Hermosilla, 91 Of Haverhill and Revere Adriana Ibieta-Hermosilla of Haverhill and Revere died on October 4. She was in her 91st year. She was the loving mother of Julio Hermosilla and his wife, Lynne, of Haverhill, Gustavo Hermosilla and his wife, Gloria Ibieta Hermosilla, of Lynn and Oriana Hermosilla and her husband, Alex...
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Mayor calls primary results a ‘wake-up call’

October 3, 2009
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Mayor calls primary results a ‘wake-up call’

City Councillor at Large Judith Flanagan- Kennedy’s 200 vote primary write in plurality over incumbent Mayor Edward “Chip” Clancy was a shocker for Clancy – and a shocker as well for Flanagan-Kennedy. “It was a real wake-up call for me. I didn’t get my vote out. Now my campaign team will work to get...
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The Blue Ox makes its presence felt downtown

October 3, 2009
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There is a pulse. And it is strong and healthy. The Blue Ox of Oxford Street is resurrecting the idea that there can be an exciting nightlife in downtown Lynn. Coupling a high-quality but accessible menu with a well-stocked bar, the atmosphere is upscale but unintimidating, a place where you could celebrate an event...
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