2nd Night of Hope draws a crowd

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on 2nd Night of Hope draws a crowd

Published September 23, 2020 THINK OF MICHAEL FOUNDATION board members and supporters, from left, Selectman Dick Dalton, Jamie Dalton, Jon Cook, Carmela Dalton, Ava Cook, Stacey Cook, Lucas Cook and Maddie Cook were thrilled by the turnout for the second annual A Night of Hope on Sunday, Sept. 20. (Dan Tomasello Photo) By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Over a...

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Schools launching anti-racism initiative

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Schools launching anti-racism initiative

Published September 23, 2020 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — In the wake of racist events happening across the country and in town, the school system will be launching an anti-racism initiative this academic year. Superintendent Kristen Vogel made the announcement during the School Committee’s Sept. 15 meeting. While the initiative has been in the works for the last several...

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Planners send Tree Protection Bylaw to Oct. TM

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Planners send Tree Protection Bylaw to Oct. TM

Published September 23, 2020 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — A proposed new bylaw seeking to protect trees is headed to October Town Meeting. The Planning Board recently voted to include the proposed Tree Protection Bylaw on the warrant for Town Meeting, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, Oct. 17. Planning and Conservation Director Emilie Cademartori noted on the...

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Officials hopeful LHS sports can be played

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Officials hopeful LHS sports can be played

Published September 23, 2020 TWIN SISTERS Lauren (16) and Ashley (3) Mitchell are hopeful the girls’ soccer team will be back on the field this fall. (John Friberg File Photo) By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — School officials are hoping to have clarity about Lynnfield High School’s fall sports season either this later this week or early next week. Superintendent...

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Pioneer volleyball coach Ashley reflects on postponed season

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Pioneer volleyball coach Ashley reflects on postponed season

Published September 23, 2020 By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI LYNNFIELD — Two weeks ago, Cape Ann League officials decided to postpone the girls’ volleyball season until the new Fall 2 season which takes place from Feb. 22 to April 25. Football is planning on playing in that season as well as the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) added a fourth season...

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Lynnfield’s fall sports status unknown

Posted by on Sep 16, 2020 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Lynnfield’s fall sports status unknown

More CAL news including no fans Published September 16, 2020 By DAN PAWLOWSKI  LYNNFIELD — Athletics at Lynnfield High School are in jeopardy for the fall season following the town’s designation as a “red” community in the state’s most recent COVID-19 Public Health Report.  With an average daily incident rate per 100,000 residents currently at 11.0, Lynnfield joins other red districts including...

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Brent A. Wilkes, 67

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Brent A. Wilkes, 67

Enjoyed his boat, volleyball and good music Published September 23, 2020 GLOUCESTER – Brent Ames Wilkes, 67, beloved husband of 22 years of Linda (Dadourian) Wilkes, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 at the Kaplan Family Hospice House. Born in Melrose, he was the son of the late Gordon and Frances (Ames) Wilkes.   Brent grew up in Lynnfield...

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Joan Crawford, 89

Posted by on Sep 16, 2020 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Joan Crawford, 89

Active in the North Reading community, enjoyed gardening Published September 16, 2020 NORTH READING — Joan (Rolfe) Crawford, 89, of North Reading, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Frederick W. Rolfe, Jr. and Ariel M. (Decker) Rolfe of Malden and Melrose, and the sister of the late Edwin D. Rolfe....

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Susan A. Connell, 79

Posted by on Sep 9, 2020 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Susan A. Connell, 79

Talented seamstress, enjoyed reading and word search puzzles Published September 9, 2020 LYNNFIELD — Susan A. Connell, 79, of Lynnfield, died on Friday, September 4, 2020 at the Tuft’s Medical Center in Boston. Born in Hyannis on February 11, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Eleanor J. (Howland) DeCosta and stepdaughter of the late John DeCosta. Susan was...

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