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Carrying on as Mrs. Claus

Local reflects on role in Lynn Christmas parade after organizer’s death

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Posted: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 3:00 am

LYNN — Tonight will mark Janet Melanson’s 25th appearance in what has become a Lynn tradition, the annual Christmas parade.

It will also mark the first year she has climbed atop Santa’s sleigh, dressed as Mrs. Claus, without parade organizer Richie Viger at the wheel of her float.

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