Monthly Archives: October 2009

Video – School Committee Forum at Ford School

– The Highlands Coalition held a forum at the Ford School with School Committee Candidates on October 27th. Present were incumbents Maria Carrasco, Patricia Capano, Donna Coppola, and new candidates Dolores DiFillipo, Harrison Harley III., and Richard Starbard. Vincent Spirito, John Ford Jr., and Jeffrey Newhall are incumbents in the race who did not participate.…

Two Events, One Camera

There are two important events in the City of Lynn tonight. There’s a regularly scheduled City Council Meeting, and then there’s the School Committee Forum sponsored by the Highlands Coalition at the Ford School. In an ideal world, LH would post videos of both. However, with a single camera and operator (myself), a decision was…

Video: NAACP Mayoral Debate

– The North Shore branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted a debate between Mayor Edward “Chip” Clancy Jr. and candidate Judy Flanagan Kennedy the evening of October 22nd, 2009. On Tuesday, October 27th the Highlands Coalition will hold a second Community Forum at the Ford School, this time…

City Council Committee Videos

– City Councilors make up a number of committees that meet prior to City Council or on off-Tuesdays. They can also meet all together, as a “Committee as a Whole,” in order to hear updates from department heads or to hold hearings on select matters outside of the regularly scheduled City Council times. The following…

Video – Mayoral Debate at Ford School

The Highlands Coalition organized a debate between candidates Judy Flanagan Kennedy and Mayor Edward “Chip” Clancy on October 19th, 2009. In addition, the Highlands Coalition is holding a School Committee Forum at The Ford School on Tuesday, October 27th at 7pm. The Ford School is located at 49 Hollingsworth St.* The Mayoral candidates will face…

Downtown Lynn Neighborhood Association (DTLna) Hosts 2nd Annual Neighborfest at Tatiana’s This Thursday

– The Downtown Lynn Neighborhood Association is excited to announce Neighborfest 2009 at Tatiana’s Restaurant this Thursday, October 15th at 7:00pm. Neighborfest is an annual October celebration, and like the traditional Octoberfest, it brings friends and neighbors together for a good time. However, DTLna’s Neighborfest is also a fundraiser, with this year’s beneficiary being The…