Author: Journal Staff

Another Sign of Climate Change

“Historically catastrophic” flooding is the description of what has been happening across our nation’s Midwestern Plains states this past week, thanks to a combination of heavy snows and unseasonably cold weather followed by unusually heavy rains. When most of us…

Tragedy, Sadness In New Zealand

New Zealand is a beautiful country that seems far removed, both literally and figuratively, from the problems facing the rest of our troubled planet. However, the tragic shootings at two mosques in New Zealand this past Friday have demonstrated that…

Obituaries 03-21-2019

Marylee Burke Former Lynn Assistant Personnel Director Marylee (Hughes) Burke of Rochester died March 16 peacefully at home  surrounded by her family after a long illness. She was 59 years old. She was the beloved wife of CDR Stephen V. Burke,…

2019 Grant Cycle Announced

The City of Lynn will be included in applying for grants from the Foundation Trust, a private operating and philanthropic foundation serving the greater Boston area. Lynn was selected as one of six Massachusetts communities eligible to submit grants for…

Letter to the Editor

I am running for Congress Dear Editor, My fellow Americans,  My name is Chris Fisher, and I intend to run for Congress in 2020. I am not a Republican. I am not a Democrat. Even if a political party chose to…