5 Questions: Tracy Morgan

Tracy Morgan is appearing at the Wilber February 20th and 21st 2/10/16 – 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Tracy MorganPhoto: Paul Mobley I had the recent…


NSCC Alumni Scholarship Opportunities


2/12/16 – North Shore Community College is seeking applicants for Alumni Scholarships. The scholarships, valued at $1,000 or more, are awarded annually to graduates of NSCC who are continuing their education at an accredited 4-year institution. Eligible graduates include members of the Class of 2016 or any prior year. Awards are made on the basis…

Zoolander 2

zoolander 2

Zoolander 2 is the sequel to the 2001 film of the same name and stars Ben Stiller. He also directed this film. Review by Steve Duffy – When the “world’s most beautiful people” are systematically assassinated with formerly famous male model Derek Zoolander’s trademark “Blue Steel” look on their face, Interpol recruits Derek and his…

1369 Called 2-1-1 from Lynn in 2015


1,369 folks from Lynn made use of the free service referral line this year according to United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley Vice President of Strategic Awareness and Communications, Brigid Boyd. 2/11/16 – From United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley   BOSTON — New data from Mass 2-1-1, a free health…

Cultural District Seeks Event Producers


2/11/16 – From the Downtown Lynn Cultural District DTLCD Call for Producers Central Square Mural Park, Lynn   Have a great idea for a cultural event? Let us help to make your idea a reality! The Downtown Lynn Cultural District, now in its 3rd year, has been instrumental in reinvigorating the arts and culture scene…

5 Questions: Tracy Morgan


Tracy Morgan is appearing at the Wilber February 20th and 21st 2/10/16 – 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – I had the recent pleasure of interviewing actor and comedian Tracy Morgan. 18 months after the car crash that left him critically injured, he is ready to get back to his stand-up roots.…

Wave Watcher

Photo by Jo Schu

12/8/16 – Today’s astronomical high tide presented us with quite a show. Jo Schu captures it with one photo. Then…     …SMASH

Parking Ban Ends, School Resumes

City of Lynn Weather Announcements 2/8/16 Contact: The Department of Public Works (781) 268-8000 The snow emergency parking ban will be lifted at 8pm tonight. Vehicles must be removed at 8pm from the school lots and other designated snow lots or they will be towed tonight. Trash missed today will be picked up tomorrow. Please…

“The Flip Side of Love” opens in LynnArts


2/8/16 – In the LynnArts building of the combined LynnArts/Lynn Museum, a new exhibit opened Saturday that’s the first in a monthly series to feature artists and creative organizations with studios in the building. The artists pulled their names from a hat and the first to exhibit is the artist whose idea it was to…

Lynn School Closings for Monday


We’re going to have an encore performance of Friday’s storm, though it’s predicted to be a little longer in duration. Closed on Monday, February 8, 2016 Lynn Public Schools St. Mary’s Lynn St. Pius Sacred Heart School KIPP Elementary / KIPP Academy North Shore Community College A parking ban will go into effect starting 9am.

Alternative Covers at Buchanan


2/7/16 – They’re called Malibu Sands Beach Club, and Friday night they brought the 90’s to today alternative party to the ‘buke. The members are known local musicians Joe Skahan, Jon Morse and Michael Cassetta. Most of the photos in the gallery were processed with VSCO filters to mimic the appearance (grain and all) of…



2/5/16 – Review by Steve Duffy – “Pippin” was made famous back in 1972 by Bob Fosse and then, in 2013, the revival opened at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, Massachusetts before making its way back to Broadway. The story focuses on Pippin (Brian Flores), who is trying to make his life more exciting…

February 5th, 2016 Snow Photos


A few photos close to LynnHappens headquarters from today. Just a few. You can share your photos by emailing or through LynnHappens on facebook. You can also become part of the LynnHappens Street Team, here.