The crowd salutes the flag as Taps is played during the dedication of Pennucci Sqare, named for Cpl. Peter J. Pennucci, who was killed in action while serving in Vietnam, in Lynn, Friday. (Spenser Hasak)
Thor JourgensenA newspaperman for 34 years, Thor Jourgensen has worked for the Item for 29 years and lived in Lynn 20 years. He has overseen the Item's editorial department since January 2016 and is the 2015 New England Newspaper and Press Association Bob Wallack Community Journalism Award recipient.