Archive for October, 2017

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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Council Approves Appointments to Lynn Public Arts Commission

October 13, 2017
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By John Lynds While there were no public hearings at Tuesday night’s Lynn City Council meeting the council did take up a few agenda items. First up, Council members unanimously approved the Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy’s appointments of Leah Warren, Nicole Rim, and Annette Sykes to the Lynn Public Arts Commission. Their appointments will...
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Essex Heritage to Host Steampunk Party October 20

October 13, 2017
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Have you ever wanted to travel back in time? Essex Heritage offers you an opportunity to wind back your clock to the Gilded Age to experience an alternative history in which technologies from the industrial revolution are reimagined in steampunk style – elaborate works of art, fashion, and mechanics – at Stop the Clock!...
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Community Servings, Delivering Meals in Lynn for Over 20 Years

October 13, 2017
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Community Servings, a New England nonprofit that prepares and delivers made from scratch, medically tailored meals to the critically and chronically ill, marked its 20th year of providing meals to homebound and critically ill clients in Lynn, Massachusetts. Community Servings delivered their first meal to Lynn in 1997, and to date, they have prepared...
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YWCA Educates Students on Sexual Assault Prevention

October 13, 2017
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By Jay Lancaster Representatives from the YWCA North Shore Rape Crisis Center recently spoke to the school committee about the steps they are taking to educate area students about sexual assault awareness and prevention. Ross Steinborn, the community outreach coordinator for the YWCA, explained what the center does like to the committee. “We run...
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Awards for Leadership in ESOL Programs Announced

October 13, 2017
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Among the many tough choices facing the newly arrived in the U.S. is this: Find a job quickly to support the family or enroll in an English class to get a better start. And when the years of working hard and raising the family stretch on, the choice gets no easier. For many, a...
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