Author: Journal Staff

Obituaries 05-31-2011

Joann Modica Lynn resident Joann “Jennie” (Fazio) Modica of Lynn, formerly of Medford, died on May 24. The beloved wife of the late Giovani “John” Modica, she was the devoted mother of Paula Modica and Mary-Ellen Nille, both of Lynn,…

Turn the Clock Back

For those of us over 50, there are always the lingering, latent but altogether very real and compelling feelings we carry with us about Lynn the way we knew it, the way it was, when we were much younger people…

The Weather

Cab drivers share cab stories. Cops trade cop stories. New Englanders talk about the weather. For the past ten days we have experienced nothing but rain, cold, dreariness and more dreariness. This spate of bad weather at a time when…

Arnold Schwarzenegger

A great deal of media has been generated because the former governor of California and one of Hollywood’s great movie stars has admitted to fathering a son out of wedlock. By doing so, this has caused his wife Maria Shriver…

Obituaries 05-24-2011

Raymond Forster Member of American Legion, Bay State Postcard Club and United Airlines Retirement Association Raymond R. Forster of Revere died on May 20. He was 78 years old. A veteran of the Korean Conflict, he was a member of…