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PHOTO: Girls’ club

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 16, 2017 edition

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Shaffer remains president of LYFC; Berardino ousted as V.P.

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Published in the August 16, 2017 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Wayne Shaffer will continue leading the Lynnfield Youth Football and Cheerleading (LYFC) program this fall, but a new board of directors will surround him. The LYFC held its annual board meeting last week when the youth sports organization elected its new Board of Directors. The Villager planned to cover the meeting, but was denied entry. The Villager was able to obtain a list of the newly elected Board of Directors through a source after LYFC declined to provide copies to...

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LYFC to hold annual corporate meeting Aug. 30

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Published in the August 16, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD —Lynnfield Youth Football and Cheerleading, Inc. has announced that its Annual Corporate Meeting for the purpose of electing 2017-2018 Board of Directors and Officers will be held on August 30, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Al Merritt Center, 600 Market Street, Lynnfield. All interested candidates for office should notify the President, Wayne Shaffer, in writing via email at: waynes@moneyformortgages.com by midnight on August 25,...

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Molly Malone shares her story on Jimmy Fund telethon

Posted by on Aug 18, 2017 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off

Posted on: Friday, August 16, 2017 By MAUREEN DOHERTY LYNNFIELD — LHS rising senior Molly Malone, 17, was featured on the 16th annual WEEI/Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon Tuesday morning, the Villager learned at press time. Malone was invited to share her story of survival after overcoming a cancer diagnosis of Ewing sarcoma during her sophomore year of high school when she was 15. She is now 11 months cancer-free. The segment aired on both WEEI radio and NESN TV at 8:20 a.m. on Tuesday. Her mom, Nukhet Malone, posted a note about the event on the...

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Residents not happy with water company on Lowell Street

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 9, 2017 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — A group of residents frustrated with activities allegedly being undertaken by Boston Clear Water Company (BCWC), 165 Lowell St., has taken its case to the Zoning Board of Appeals. On Aug. 1, Bill O’Brien, 155 Lowell St., appeared before the ZBA in order to seek administrative relief from the water company. However, ZBA Acting Chairman John Fallon told O’Brien “there was an issue with the notice that was sent.” “The notice was not sent properly to the property owner,” said...

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Gazebo eyed for Town Common

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 9, 2017 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The Historical Commission began laying the groundwork for bringing a gazebo to the Town Common during last week’s meeting. Historical Society member Bob MacKendrick recalled the selectmen approved allowing a gazebo to be constructed on the Town Common several years ago. He said the original plan entailed having students from the former North Shore Technical High School build the gazebo. He said Lynnfield Rotary and Moynihan Lumber were involved with the project as well....

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Town-linked fraud arrests made

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 9, 2017 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Five people from New York City allegedly involved with a fraud scheme have been arrested over the past month. “This investigation has led to the arrest of five people,” said Lynnfield Police Chief David Breen in a news release. “The first arrests were made on July 3, 2017. All five of those arrested are from New York.” On August 4, the Lynnfield Police Department arrested three people for allegedly being involved with a fraud ring that has been working throughout the...

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PHOTO: The River Wild

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 9, 2017 edition

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AUDIOLOGISTS CORNER: Sound Advice

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 9, 2017 edition This was submitted by Atlantic Audiology. Happy summer! Here in New England, we know how to appreciate our hot, hazy days of summer. We spend a lot of time outside, enjoying the sunshine. For many of us, that means yard work and gardening. Most of us will enjoy a cookout and fireworks display for the 4th of July. What do these activities have in common? Loud noises that we need to protect our ears from! Loud noises, like lawn mowers, weed-whackers, music and fireworks, can be very damaging to our...

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LMS track and field project gets underway

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off

Published in the August 2, 2017 edition. By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The Lynnfield Middle School track and field project is officially underway, Fields Committee Chairman Arthur Bourque said last week. Bourque said a number of trees located at the site have been taken down and the LMS track and field complex “looks huge with the new area that has been opened up.” “The storage building is down, the rubberized track surface is up and we are waiting for the removal of the asphalt,” said Bourque in an email sent to the Villager. “We are working...

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