Author: Sue Woodcock

End of Year Real Estate Prices Are Up

According to figures from the Massachusetts Association of Realtors, Lynn’s year-end median sale prices were up for single-family homes and condominiums. Median single-family sales were up 6.2 percent from $329,559 in 2017 to $350,000 in 1918. In median sales price…

Board Seeks to Ban the Bags

The Board of Health is expected to take up the issue of banning plastic bags at its Feb. 12 meeting at 6:30 p.m. in City Hall. Many neighboring communities and across the Commonwealth have banned plastic bags. In these communities,…

Day of Service Jan 21

Martin Luther King Jr. had the ability to draw communities together and organizers of Monday’s Day of Service hope to do the same. “This is the eighth year and each year it grows and grows,” said Theresa DiGregorio, executive director…

Hogan Joins the Council

Fred Hogan joined the Lynn City Council Tuesday night as the new Ward 6 Councilor, replacing Peter Capano, who has now become a state representative for the city and was sworn in last week at the State House. Hogan secured…