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Girls Inc. and Northeastern University look to bag plastic

Beach Sisters from Girls Inc. hope to eliminate plastic bags from Lynn. From left, Jenny Ly, Lisaury De Jesus, Indy Rodriguez, Louise Silva, and Lia Funicella. (Spenser Hasak)
Paper or plastic? If a group of high school girls get their way, it might not be a choice in Lynn much longer. The teens, armed with a PowerPoint presentation on the evils of plastic, are lobbying the City Council to join more than five dozen Bay State communities, including Salem, who have banned plastic…

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