Shaffer remains president of LYFC; Berardino ousted as V.P.

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Published in the August 16, 2017 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Wayne Shaffer will continue leading the Lynnfield Youth Football and Cheerleading (LYFC) program this fall, but a new board of directors will surround him. The LYFC held its annual board meeting last week when the youth sports organization elected its new Board of Directors. The Villager planned to cover the meeting, but was denied entry. The Villager was able to obtain a list of the newly elected Board of Directors through a source after LYFC declined to provide copies to...

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LYFC to hold annual corporate meeting Aug. 30

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Published in the August 16, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD —Lynnfield Youth Football and Cheerleading, Inc. has announced that its Annual Corporate Meeting for the purpose of electing 2017-2018 Board of Directors and Officers will be held on August 30, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Al Merritt Center, 600 Market Street, Lynnfield. All interested candidates for office should notify the President, Wayne Shaffer, in writing via email at: waynes@moneyformortgages.com by midnight on August 25,...

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Molly Malone shares her story on Jimmy Fund telethon

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Posted on: Friday, August 16, 2017 By MAUREEN DOHERTY LYNNFIELD — LHS rising senior Molly Malone, 17, was featured on the 16th annual WEEI/Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon Tuesday morning, the Villager learned at press time. Malone was invited to share her story of survival after overcoming a cancer diagnosis of Ewing sarcoma during her sophomore year of high school when she was 15. She is now 11 months cancer-free. The segment aired on both WEEI radio and NESN TV at 8:20 a.m. on Tuesday. Her mom, Nukhet Malone, posted a note about the event on the...

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Pioneers report to practice next week

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Published in the August 16, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD — The 2017 fall preseason schedule for Lynnfield High School is complete. Student-athletes should visit the school website or contact the athletic department for directions regarding payment of athletic fees. After payment is made and prior to participating in their first preseason practice, student-athletes must download a hard copy of the activity/athletic registration form via the school website and bring it to the nurse’s office at LHS to ensure that their physical form is up to date....

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Lynnfield Pioneer Football Club looking for sponsors

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Opportunities abound for 2017 season and Boys of Fall golf tourney Published in the August 16, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD — The Lynnfield Pioneer Football Club (LPFC) is currently accepting sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 football season and its annual Boys of Fall golf tournament being held at the Thomson Country Club in North Reading on Monday, September 11.  Boys of Fall golf tournament information  When: Monday, Sept. 11, 2017; registration at 12 p.m. – shotgun start at 1 p.m. Where: Thomson Country Club – 2 Mid Iron Drive, North...

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Lynnfield Senior Babe Ruth defeats Arlington, falls to Reading

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Published in the August 16, 2017 edition By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI LYNNFIELD — The Lynnfield Senior Babe Ruth (16- to 19-year-olds) team started its playoffs with mixed results. In their first game of the double elimination tournament on Aug. 5, they fell 3-0 to Reading at Malden Catholic High School. They then bounced back on Aug. 6 to beat the Arlington Cardinals 12-8 at Ferullo Field in Woburn to keep their season alive. In the win on Aug. 6, Nick Torosian was the winning pitcher, going 6 2/3 innings to go to 3-2 this summer. He finished with...

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Ann S. Bishop

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Lynnfield resident for 44 years worked in real estate Published in the August 16, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD — Ann S. Bishop of Lynnfield died on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington. Formerly of Wilmington, Ann had been a Lynnfield resident for over 44 years. Mrs. Bishop spent 25 years of her life as a Real Estate professional in the towns of Winchester and Lynnfield. She was the beloved wife of 62 years of the late Frank R. Bishop, a decorated World War II veteran. She was the devoted mother to Barbara A....

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Richard D. Simmons, 95

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U.S. Army veteran owned Simmons Real Estate Published in the August 9, 2017 edition SALEM — Richard D. Simmons, 95, of Salem, formerly of Lynnfield, died at his residence on August 2, 2017. Richard was born in Fall River on May 20, 1922 and was the son of the late Richard and Florence (Taggart) Simmons. Richard was raised in Winchendon and was a graduate of Murdock High School of Winchendon. Following high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as First Lieutenant from 1943-1946. He was a longtime Lynnfield resident and owner of...

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Jean Otis, 86

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Longtime resident loved spending time with family  Published in the August 9, 2017 edition LYNNFIELD – Jean Elizabeth (Hoering) Otis, 86, formerly a 47-year resident of Lynnfield, and an over 10-year resident of Brooksby Village, Peabody, passed away on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the Rosewood Nursing Home in Peabody.  Jean was the daughter of the late Frederick and Anne (Burden) Hoering. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert L. Otis, with whom she shared 46 years of marriage. She was the devoted mother of Gordon Otis of Chelsea; Judy and...

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