Archive for August, 2012

Lynn Babe Ruth Softball Team Heading to the World Series

August 7, 2012
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John Kasian has served in virtually every aspect of the Lynn youth sports community during the past 20 years. He has been league president and coached his son’s West Lynn American Little League team to the 2000 Lynn City Series championship. As the coordinator of Lynn sports facilities, he saw Manning Field host the...
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Councillor Crighton Leads Fight Against Rodents

August 7, 2012
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The city council and the mayor are spearheading an effort to sharply reduce the rodent population of this city which is experiencing a rodent problem almost citywide. In some neighborhoods rodents are more prevalent than in others but they are everywhere, all the time, and only the strongest of efforts at reducing their population...
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Kelly Honda Donates $25,000 to Lynn Youth Soccer

August 7, 2012
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Certainly one of the grandest and most generous donations in local sports history occurred when Kelly Honda of Lynn, one of Lynn’s major car dealers donated Lynn Youth Soccer a $25,000 check for its program needs. That donation will ensure that hundreds of Lynn boys and girls will continue to enjoy the benefits of...
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Obituaries 08-07-2012

August 7, 2012
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Mathieu J. Michuad Lynn Resident Mr. Mathieu J. “Matty” Michaud, 26, of Lynn, the beloved son of Robert and Kathleen (Carroll) Michaud, died unexpectedly on Friday, July 26, 2012 in Brigham & Women’s Hospital. Matty attended Lynn Schools and was a graduate of Lynn Classical High School.  He later obtained his Associate’s Degree in...
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Wentzell Promoted to Sergeant in Lynn Police Department

August 1, 2012
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Wentzell Promoted to Sergeant in Lynn Police Department

Lawrence Wentzell, a 25-year patrolman for the Lynn Police Department, was promoted to sergeant during an impressive swearing-in ceremony July 24 at the office of Lynn Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy. Mayor Kennedy, Police Chief Kevin Coppinger, Lynn Police officers, and members of the Wentzell family looked on as Wentzell was given the oath of...
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Moran Strikes Gold: Classical Softball Star Earns a Medal at Bay State Games

August 1, 2012
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Lynn Classical softball captain-elect Danielle Moran made her first trip to the Bay State Games a productive one, helping the Northeast team claim the gold medal with a perfect six-game sweep of the annual summertime competition. Moran excelled as the left fielder and produced key base hits in the fifth batting spot for the...
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Lynn Public Schools Receives $200,000 in Hardscrabble Grant Funding

August 1, 2012
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Lynn Public Schools teachers, principals, and professional staff have been awarded 55 Hardscrabble Education Fund Grants worth more than $200,000. The grant money will support teaching initiatives and student achievement in Lynn schools. Each year, the Hardscrabble Education Fund supports projects benefiting Essex County public-school students in Beverly, Lynn, Marblehead, Nahant, Salem and Swampscott by issuing...
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Tierney Versus Tisei

August 1, 2012
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The Congressional race between Congressman John Tierney and his Republican opponent Richard Tisei is as close as they get at this rather lazy moment during what is turning out to be a long, hot summer. Recent twists and turns in this race find Congressman Tierney still very much on the defensive about his personal...
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Obituaries 07-31-2012

August 1, 2012
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Diane Ward Motor Vehicle Accident Victim Diane Ward of Lynn died Friday at Massachusetts General Hospital from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident on July 23. She was 61 years old. Born in Brooklyn, NY, the daughter of Charles and Madeline (Flannigan) Blakely, she was educated in New York and moved to Lynn...
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