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This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

Licensed raptor rehabilitator Jim Parks holds a red-tailed hawk as he explains the birds hunting and flying habits.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

While holding a photo of a New England Patriots player, Jim Parks explains that the tradition of putting black paint under their eyes before they play comes from the distinct markings of the American Kestrel falcon.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

During his presentation, Jim Parks showed the crowd just how strong the wings of the American Kestrel faclon were, by having the bird flap them so onlookers could hear the sound they make.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Bishop Fenwick's Kayla Caelin slams into a Bishop Stang defender while trying to advance the ball down the field.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Keiko Zoll of Swampscott scrolls through the online platform she created for free baby formula exchange due to the nation-wide baby formula shortage.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

Emmanuel Pierre of Lynn looks on during the Haitian Flag Raising Day at Lynn City Hall on Friday.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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Lynn Police Officer Francis Previna raises the Haitian flag at Lynn City Hall on Friday.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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General Lafayette, played by Zackary Perry of Lynn, stands by the newly-unveiled plaque commemorating Lefayette's visit to Lynn in 1824.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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Lynnfield High School seniors and parents met early Sunday afternoon for the town's annual Parade of Destinations to celebrate the Class of 2022. Some students like Jillian Driscoll, above, adorned their cars with intricate decorations to display what college they'll be attending come fall, while others took a more modest approach as they hung out of their vehicles.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

St. John's Prep Student Body President Charlie M. Wilmot flexed his three championship rings that he earned while playing on various teams for the school at his commencement ceremony.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Nahant resident and photographer Robert A. Wilson looks at photos from his exhibit titled "Parade of Honor" which chronicles an 18-year period of various events honoring the town's many veterans. The exhibit which is supported by The Nahant Preservation Trust and the American Legion Post 215 is currently on display at the Nahant Life Saving Station. His father Fred A. Wilson II who helped create the "Town's 100th Year Celebration Program Book" in 1953 served as a source of inspiration for the exhibition.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Swampscott's Matt Schroeder sprints past first base after the Boston English first baseman missed an incoming pass.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Swampscott's Will Roddy sprints toward first after a huge hit.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

Cordelia Delano of Swampscott makes her way through veterans graves at the Swampscott Cemetery Veterans Section to make sure each one has a new flag on ahead of Memorial Day.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

This Week in Photos 5/19-5/26

Parker Kench of Swampscott plants a new flag next to the gravestone of a veteran for Memorial Day in Swampscott Cemetery's Veterans Section on Tuesday.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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Silent representatives for the Lynn Teachers Union Local 1037 met at Lynn Classical High School for a training session Wednesday night.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Beth Pento, a Special Education teacer and member of the Lynn Teachers Union Local 1037 bargaining team picks up information packets for the silent representative bargaining session.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Peabody catcher Isabel Bettencourt catches a laser of a strike from starting pitcher Abby Bettencourt.

(Photo by JAKOB MENENDEZ)

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Marblehead's Sami Loughlin slides safely into second as the throw goes over the head of Peabody's Mike Krause.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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Marblehead's Liam Mcilroy flies through the air as he fires a throw at first base.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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St. Mary's Roma Braid wears American flag gloves as she bats against Bishop Feehan on Thursday.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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St. Mary's Michaela Walker makes a leaping catch.

(Photo by Spenser Hasak)

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