Author: Journal Staff

Obituaries 12-06-2011

Grace ‘Cookie’ McWilliams East Boston Resident Grace C. “Cookie” (Carideo) McWilliams died in East Boston on November 27. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis J. “Red” McWilliams; mother of Mitchell McWilliams of Berkley, MA, Susan Kasian of…

Obituaries 11-29-2011

Ann Patricia Wentzell Lifelong Lynn resident Ann Patricia Wentzell died peacefully on November 17 at the Hannah Dustin Nursing Home in Haverhill where she had been a resident for the past five months. She was 89 years old and would…

Thanksgiving 2011

The Thanksgiving holiday is upon us and we begin to wonder – where has the year gone and my, isn’t it flying by? What has it brought us and do we have anything to give thanks for? For those of…

Obituaries 11-22-2011

Joseph Nicholson Of Revere, formerly of Lynn Joseph H. Nicholson of Revere, formerly of Lynn, died on November 18 in the care of the Greenwood Nursing & Rehab Center, Wakefield. A US Army veteran, he was the beloved husband of…

Looking at Politics: In the Wards

Lynn’s two ward races produced no surprises. In Ward 1, Wayne Lozzi demolished the ambitions of his opponent Bob Walsh. Lozzi scored 1871 votes to Walsh’s 1181. Over the years, Lozzi has been a hard working, popular ward councilor. Walsh…

Gallo Shines at Last

Richard Starbard topped the ticket in School Committee balloting. With 4770 votes, he was untouchable. Newcomer Attorney Charlie Gallo, who has spent many years apprenticing for an elective position, came in second with a commanding 4666 votes. On the losing…

Obituaries 11-15-2011

Elaine Leach Dance Instructor Elaine M. (White) Leach of Harvest, Alabama, formerly of Revere and Cambridge, died on November 6 following a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was 67 years old. She was the founder of “The Elegant Rounds…