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PHOTO: It’s showtime

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Published March 13, 2019

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Colleagues, family watch Davis sworn in as fire chief

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Published March 13, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — A humble and proud Glenn Davis was officially sworn in as the town’s new fire chief during a ceremony at the Meeting House on March 6. Davis’ family, friends, local officials and a large crowd of firefighters from town and the area came to the ceremony to show their support for the new chief. Retired Police-Fire Chief Paul Romano, retired Deputy Fire Chief Francis Lennon, retired Assistant Fire Chief/former Selectman Bob MacKendrick, retired Fire Chief Joseph Lingel, state Rep. Brad...

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A look at upcoming rail trail meeting

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Published March 13, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will be holding a public hearing on the proposed 25 percent design of the Wakefield-Lynnfield Rail Trail on Tuesday, March 19, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Lynnfield Middle School auditorium. The public hearing’s purpose is help residents from both communities learn more about the proposed 25 percent design of the rail trail. Residents from both towns will be able to comment on the project. The rail trail project entails constructing a shared-use path...

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Sold out for Sam

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LMG Casino Night raises over $40K Published March 13, 2019 By GAIL LOWE LYNNFIELD — The exact numbers have yet to be calculated, but the Lynnfield Moms Group (LMG) is “pretty confident” that more than $40,000 was raised at Casino Night on March 8. The fundraiser was held to benefit 7-year-old Sam Halpern, who last winter suffered the loss of both legs below the knee and his right hand after contracting a rare streptococcal infection. Sam survived only through a strong course of antibiotics and an even stronger support...

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Front Page: March 13, 2019

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New MarketStreet cinema, garage plan unveiled

Posted by on Mar 7, 2019 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off on New MarketStreet cinema, garage plan unveiled

Published March 6, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — After years in the making, the MarketStreet cinema proposal is headed to the April 29 Town Meeting. National Development Managing Partner Ted Tye unveiled the proposed warrant article during the Board of Selectmen’s Feb. 27 meeting. He said the proposed cinema would consist of eight screens and 800 seats, and would be 40,000 square feet. Tye said the cinema would be located at the back of the outdoor mall near Gaslight and Walburgers, and would be 45 feet tall. National...

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Rail trail ballot question OK’d

Posted by on Mar 7, 2019 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off on Rail trail ballot question OK’d

Published March 6, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The Wakefield-Lynnfield Rail Trail is headed to the April 9 Town Election ballot. The Board of Selectmen voted 2-0 on Feb. 27 to place a non-binding referendum that will ask townspeople if they are in favor of moving forward with the rail trail project. Selectmen Chairman Dick Dalton and Selectman Phil Crawford voted to place the question on the ballot. Selectman Chris Barrett recused himself from the vote because he has a family member who abuts the proposed rail trail....

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TM to hear of new senior development near Sagamore

Posted by on Mar 7, 2019 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off on TM to hear of new senior development near Sagamore

Published March 6, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — A proposed elderly housing development eyed for Main Street near the Sagamore Spring Golf Club was unveiled during the Board of Selectmen’s Feb. 27 meeting. Attorney Jay Kimball submitted a citizens’ petition for the April 29 Town Meeting that seeks to rezone a parcel of land located off Main Street from Residence D to Elderly Housing. Developer Angus Bruce said the project is called the Woods of Lynnfield. Bruce proposed a similar project called Wills Brook Village for last year’s...

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School space group eyes possible architectural work

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Published March 6, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The School Enrollment and Capacity Exploration Committee is looking to continue monitoring school enrollment and possibly work with an architect down the road, SECEC Chairman John Scenna told the Board of Selectmen on Feb. 27. Scenna recalled that the SECEC, commonly referred to as the space committee, was formed last year to conduct an enrollment study in the wake of a recent increase in enrollment at the elementary schools, particularly Summer Street. After former SECEC member Gary Romano initiated an...

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PHOTO: Happy birthday Dr. Seuss!

Posted by on Mar 7, 2019 in Lynnfield News | Comments Off on PHOTO: Happy birthday Dr. Seuss!

Published March 6, 2019

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