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NSCC Alumni Scholarship Opportunities

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2/12/16 – North Shore Community College is seeking applicants for Alumni Scholarships. The scholarships, valued at $1,000 or more, are awarded annually to graduates of NSCC who are continuing their education at an accredited 4-year institution. Eligible graduates include members of the Class of 2016 or any prior year. Awards are made on the basis…

1369 Called 2-1-1 from Lynn in 2015

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1,369 folks from Lynn made use of the free service referral line this year according to United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley Vice President of Strategic Awareness and Communications, Brigid Boyd. 2/11/16 – From United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley   BOSTON — New data from Mass 2-1-1, a free health…

Parking Ban Ends, School Resumes

City of Lynn Weather Announcements 2/8/16 Contact: The Department of Public Works (781) 268-8000 The snow emergency parking ban will be lifted at 8pm tonight. Vehicles must be removed at 8pm from the school lots and other designated snow lots or they will be towed tonight. Trash missed today will be picked up tomorrow. Please…

Lynn School Closings for Monday

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We’re going to have an encore performance of Friday’s storm, though it’s predicted to be a little longer in duration. Closed on Monday, February 8, 2016 Lynn Public Schools St. Mary’s Lynn St. Pius Sacred Heart School KIPP Elementary / KIPP Academy North Shore Community College A parking ban will go into effect starting 9am.

Schools and Parking – What We Know

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2/4/16 – SCHOOLS Lynn Public Schools – Assume school is on for tomorrow until you hear otherwise St. Mary’s of Lynn – Closed St. John’s Prep – Closed North Shore Community College – Closed PARKING We know neighboring communities have parking bans in effect tomorrow morning. Swampscott banned parking as early as 8pm this evening…

Credit Union League Offering Scholarships

2/1/16 – The Massachusetts Credit Union League, Inc.’s College Scholarship Program will be awarding six $1500 scholarships. Only high school seniors enrolled in an undergraduate college degree program during the 2016-2017 academic year are eligible to apply. Either the applicant or their parent/guardian must be a Member of a Credit Union League affiliated institution. All…

MassDOT Study Highlights 107’s Dangers & Deficiencies

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A Public Hearing hosted by MassDOT happened at Salem High School Wednesday night in what appeared to be a gymatorium, or an audinasium, to discuss a study of a particular stretch of State Route 107. The audience of Salemites and Lynners (probably two-thirds Salem) was shown a series of slides with traffic and accident data…