Seventy-eight town employees made over $100K

Posted by on Feb 25, 2021 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Seventy-eight town employees made over $100K

Published February 24, 2021 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Seventy-eight town employees’ earned six-figure salaries last year. According to town documents supplied by Town Treasurer/Tax Collector Leslie Davidson and based on employees’ W-2 forms, Police Patrolman Mark Bettencourt topped the highest paid employees list with gross earnings of $237,300.83. Town documents revealed Bettencourt made a base salary of $93,297.49 as...

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Officials disappointed with regional vaccine plan

Posted by on Feb 25, 2021 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Officials disappointed with regional vaccine plan

Published February 24, 2021 By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Local officials are disappointed that the state has decided to hit the brakes on giving municipalities doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders informed local health departments in a Feb. 17 letter that the state will no longer be giving cities and towns doses of the...

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Connolly freed from prison

Posted by on Feb 25, 2021 in Local Headline News, Lynnfield News, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Connolly freed from prison

Published February 24, 2021 By ALANNA DURKIN RICHERThe Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — A former FBI agent convicted of second-degree murder for leaking information to Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger that led to the shooting death of a gambling executive will be released from prison on medical grounds, officials ruled on Feb. 17. The Florida Commission on Offender Review...

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PLNR girls’ hockey wins third straight league title

Posted by on Feb 24, 2021 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on PLNR girls’ hockey wins third straight league title

Published February 24, 2021 By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI NEWBURYPORT — The Peabody-Lynnfield-North Reading co-op girls’ hockey team ended its season winning its 10th game in a row as they beat host Newburyport 5-3 on Feb. 20 at the Graf Rink in an afternoon game. THE PLNR co-op girls’ hockey team won their 3rd straight league title as they finished the season...

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Boys’ hockey iced by eventual champion Newburyport in semifinals

Posted by on Feb 24, 2021 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Boys’ hockey iced by eventual champion Newburyport in semifinals

Published February 24, 2021 By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI NEWBURYPORT — On Feb. 17, the Lynnfield High boys’ hockey team was nipped by host Newburyport 2-0 in the Cape Ann League Kinney Division semifinals at the Graf Rink. THE LHS boys’ hockey season came to an end with a semifinal loss to eventual champion Newburyport. Chase Carney (11) and Pat Barrett...

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Boys’ hoop comes up just short vs. North Reading in playoffs

Posted by on Feb 24, 2021 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Boys’ hoop comes up just short vs. North Reading in playoffs

Published February 24, 2021 By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI NORTH READING — It was a heartbreaker for the Lynnfield High boys’ basketball team on Feb. 17 in the Cape Ann League Kinney Division semifinal game at North Reading. Leading 57-49, the Pioneers were outscored 10-0 in the final 2:50 as they were edged 59-57. JACK FORD looks for a teammate while...

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Lorraine A. Dolbeare, 88

Posted by on Feb 17, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Lorraine A. Dolbeare, 88

Registered nurse known for her compassion Published February 17, 2021 KENNEBUNKPORT, ME — Lorraine Ann Dolbeare, (Gerry) 88, of Kennebunkport, ME passed away peacefully on Feb 7, 2021 surrounded by loving family. Born in Winchester to Frederick and Josephine Gerry on March 8, 1932, and graduating from Wakefield High School in 1950, Lorraine fulfilled her life dream by educating...

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Victoria Simoneau, 81

Posted by on Feb 17, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Victoria Simoneau, 81

Loved her family and making friends Published February 17, 2021 LYNNFIELD — Victoria E. (Lund) Simoneau, 81, of Lynnfield, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 10 while surrounded by her family. She was born on June 19, 1939 to the late Victor and Elizabeth (Wilson) Lund. Vickie was raised in Wakefield and was a graduate of Wakefield High School...

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Peter Pesa, 85

Posted by on Feb 17, 2021 in Lynnfield Obituaries, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Peter Pesa, 85

Published February 17, 2021 Korean War veteran, town assessor MILTON, Ga. — Peter Pesa, 85 of Milton, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Feb. 9, 2021, with his wife and daughter at his side after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Peter grew up in Revere and moved to Lynnfield, where he raised his family. Upon his retirement in 1999, he...

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