Thor Jourgensen

Thor Jourgensen

A 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.

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Don’t ask me but does anyone sweep the sidewalk or gutter in front of their home or business anymore? Maintaining

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Following the saga of Swampscott Stanley Elementary School Principal Shannon Daniels might soon require a road map. In response to