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NSCC Promotes Respect & Inclusion Through New Series

iNSights, a new respect and inclusion-themed speaking and performance series at North Shore Community College will launch on September 27 with a “Meet a Muslim” program to be held on the college’s Danvers Campus, 1 Ferncroft Road, room DS119 at 2 p.m. The event will also be streamed on Facebook Live on the NSCC Facebook…

2017 Preliminary (Primary) Election Results

9/12/17 Here are the results from the 2017 Preliminary City Election direct from City Hall – In Ward 2, Rick Starbard and Gina O’Toole move on to November. Peter Grocki and Christopher Magrane came in 3rd and 4th. In the Mayoral race, for which both incumbent and challenger would move forward anyway, Senator Tom McGee…

Select Health Care Courses Now Available at NSCC Lynn

9/8/17 From NSCC – Starting on September 12, those interested in exploring select allied health professions will be able to do so on the Lynn Campus of North Shore Community College. NSCC received a Massachusetts Capital Skills Grant to renovate two McGee Building classrooms into a Universal Health Care Laboratory. For the very first time,…

Weekend Commuter Rail Service Resumes September 2nd!

8/24/17 Press release from MassDOT: Newburyport/Rockport Commuter Rail Line Weekend Service to Resume Sept. 2 Major projects completed ahead of schedule; Isolated rail replacement project to be completed between Rockport & Gloucester BOSTON – The MBTA and Keolis Commuter Services (KCS) announced today that weekend service on the Newburyport/Rockport commuter rail line will resume September…

New Music in the Square Moved Indoors Today

Due to the threat of serious boomers we’d like to play it safe this evening and have our LynnHappens – White Rose Coffeehouse New Music in the Square indoors at the White Rose Coffeehouse. Stay dry with us and enjoy original tunes from the Strungout Playboys! White Rose is 56 Central Square – still in…

City Council & Committee of the Whole 6-27-17

Lynn City Council video from June 27, 2017 courtesy of Lynn Community Television

This includes the public hearing on the new trash fee:

Public Hearings:
Proposed Ordinance Amending the Ordinance Establishing Regulations Relative to the Storage, Disposal and Maintenance of Residential and Commercial Refuse Containers and Property Within the City of Lynn

FY’2018 City of Lynn Budget”

…for more info and other agendas, visit the City Council page of the City of Lynn website
 

Photos: ECCO Juneteenth March for Racial Justice

6/20/17 Essex County Community Organization – ECCO – organized a march Monday for Juneteenth, calling for racial justice on the anniversary of the end of slavery. Marchers met at Zion Baptist Church (about to celebrate 115 years) and walked to Red Rock Park, where they held a rally, and then to the First Church in…