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Lynn Shelter Association Fundraiser at Zimman’s a Success

By Eleni Karavoussianis Lynn Shelter Association Succeeds in Style In the streets of Massachusetts at the very moment, there are 13,000 homeless and about 16 percent of that population consists of children. There are many in Lynn that have nowhere to be warm and safe, according to Lynn Shelter Association Executive Director Mark Evans, addressing…

The Brickyard Collaborative Wins Mass Development Grant

On October 30th, 2018, Governor Baker’s administration announced “$2,200,387 in grants to 28 organizations to strengthen community-based innovation and entrepreneurship in 21 communities across the Commonwealth” – full press release, here From Ted Dillard of The Brickyard Collaborative – Yes, folks, our first major grant just came in!  We’d been asked to attend an event…

Girls Inc. of Lynn Hosts Get Out the Vote Challenge

10/22/18 Girls Inc. of Lynn Hosts Get Out the Vote Challenge From Girls Inc. of Lynn – Girls Inc. of Lynn is hosting a network-wide “Get Out the Vote Challenge” to combat voter fatigue during this year’s midterm election. Middle school and high school girls are hoping to collect at least 150 pledges before November…

Baker v. Gonzalez: The Second Inning

The hour-long second gubernatorial debate was moderated by Boston Public Radio hosts Jim Braude and Margery Eagan by Eleni Karavoussianis – BOSTON, Mass. __ Governor Charlie Baker and candidate Jay Gonzalez hashed it out on October 17, 2018 at WGBH. Outside the building were the two sides head-to-head, crowds of people holding up signs of…