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September 14th, 2010 State Primary Results

This is the spreadsheet data of the State Primary results in Lynn directly from City Hall, completely un-adulterated and without the filters of analysis and the inevitable biases of interpretation. See the numbers for yourselves and find out what the voter turnout was in your ward, and also, of course, who won where there were…

Classical alumn elected to serve on national board

Vicente Gonzalez, a student at Cornell University, was elected to serve a two-year term as student representative on the Mortar Board National Council, the 10-member board of directors for Mortar Board, a prominent national honor society for college seniors. Vicente was elected to serve his term as one of the board’s two student representatives at…

School Committee Budget Hearing and Meeting 8-31-10

There are two videos here. The first is the public hearing on the budget, and the second is a regular School Committee meeting that includes budget discussion and a five to two vote of approval. The lecture hall at the Breed Middle School had a buzz, probably from lighting ballasts, that can not be removed…

City Council 8-10-10

City Council Video from August 10th, 2010 There may be a brief commercial in the beginning. The noise you hear in the background is a fan. It is turned down later in the meeting as the Council Chamber cools.

City Council 7-13-10

City Council video from 7-13-10. This video is in excess of three hours and some compromises in playback quality had to be made as a result. However, the sound is still clear. UPDATE: The “Fatal Error” issue is resolved. Also, it is possible to skip ahead on buffered video only. Otherwise, you will be sent…

La Vida Scholars honored at Fraser Field

by William J. Dowd Recent graduates of La Vida Scholars (LVS) were guests of honor Thursday evening during North Shore Navigators’ baseball game vs. the Keene Swamp Bats at Lynn’s Fraser Field. The Navigators and crowd warmly welcomed four scholars accompanying team players onto the field as their names projected over the loudspeaker during opening…

License Commission votes ‘no action’ on LRA proposal

This publication’s stance on the matter is no secret. Here is a video of the meeting from June 22nd without further commentary, so viewers can judge the proceedings for themselves and post their own opinions below. Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of every month in the Lynn Police Station Community Room.