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Frank Benjamin’s book “Mr. B’s Sports Memories” is for sale. At the recent Roast in his honor, Mr. B requested that the evening’s profit be dedicated to the Canal Street Boxing Gym, a place he greatly admires for the work they do with Lawrence youth. This is a great keepsake for anyone growing up in the Merrimack Valley.

Mr. B’s Sports Memories: Willie Pep, Tommy Collins and Mr B

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 11:00 pm   /   Guest Opinions

This is a great story about boxing and boxers. lt took place about 20 years ago and although I’m not very good on dates, this event still is emblazed in my mind. lt starts with my relationship with Al Valenti the famed boxing promoter who use to sit in on my Let’s Talk Sports show […]

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From My Corner: October 15, 2017

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:56 pm   /   Desde Mi Esquina/From My Corner

The mayor is NOT the law Last week I wrote about how the mayor is abusing his power by violating state statute.  He is violating state statute when he orders city officials to ticket cars with out of state plates, even if they have a handicap insignia when they park on a handicap space. This […]

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Desde Mi Esquina: Octubre 15, 2017

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:54 pm   /   Desde Mi Esquina/From My Corner

El alcalde NO es la ley La semana pasada escribí sobre cómo el alcalde está abusando de su poder al violar el estatuto estatal. Está violando el estatuto del estado cuando ordena a los funcionarios de la ciudad que multen autos con placas de otro estado, incluso si tienen una insignia de “hándicap” cuando estacionan […]

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Lawrence YMCA: What it means for us

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:50 pm   /   Lawrence News

By Dalia Díaz The Y building in Lawrence is going to receive an amazing renovation over the next two years; first, we have to raise the money to do it. That’s why I wanted to do a series of articles and let the public know the treasure that represents an institution like this one serving […]

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Lawrence YMCA: Lo significa para nosotros

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:49 pm   /   Lawrence News

Por Dalia Díaz El edificio de la Y en Lawrence va a recibir una renovación asombrosa en los próximos dos años; primero, hay que recaudar el dinero para hacerlo. Por eso quise realizar una serie de artículos y dejar saber al público el tesoro que representa tener una institución como ésta a nuestro servicio por […]

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Vargas gana elección primaria; da crédito a sus voluntarios y gana el endoso del Alcalde Fiorentini

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:48 pm   /   Haverhill News

En las tan esperadas elecciones primarias de la Ciudad de Haverhill, el martes, 11de octubre para el candidato demócrata a Representante Estatal, del Tercer Distrito de Essex, el concejal de la ciudad, Andy Vargas, ganó una victoria decidida sobre su oponente, el miembro del Comité Escolar Pau Magliocchetti. Los resultados de las elecciones fueron de […]

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VARGAS WINS PRIMARY ELECTION; CREDITS VOLUNTEERS AND GAINS ENDORSEMENT FROM MAYOR FIORENTINI

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:46 pm   /   Haverhill News

On Tuesday’s October 11th, much-anticipated primary election for the Democratic nominee for State Representative, Third Essex District, City Councilor Andy Vargas won in a decided victory over his opponent, School Committee memberPaul Magliocchetti. The election results were 62 to 38 in Andy Vargas’s favor, with 13 out of 14 precincts choosing Vargas as the nominee. […]

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:45 pm   /   Editorial

We have just celebrated a whole month of activities related to the Hispanic heritage from September 15 to October 15. Throughout the United States, businesses hold entertaining chats, presentations, and fun as well as educational events for their employees and the general public. This is the moment that the country’s attention is directed to the […]

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Celebrando el Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:43 pm   /   Editorial

Acabamos de celebrar un mes entero de actividades relacionadas con la herencia hispana desde el 15 de setiembre hasta el 15 de octubre. En todos los Estados Unidos, empresas sostienen charlas, presentaciones y eventos divertidos a la vez que educacionales para sus empleados y el público en general. Este es el momento que la atención […]

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Sgt. Major Jose Velazquez during his tour of the new high school with Rashely Polanco Payano and Sgt. Major Paul Ronan.

Conozca a su ejército en Lawrence, MA

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:42 pm   /   Lawrence News

Por Dalia Díaz, fotos: Alberto Surís El sargento mayor del ejército nativo de Lawrence, José Velázquez, visitó a Lawrence la semana pasada como parte de una campaña de concienciación del Ejército llamada Meet Your Army diseñada para reducir la brecha civil militar en los Estados Unidos. Para hacer esto, el sargento se reunió con líderes […]

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