Visions of Lynn at the Museum

4/19/17 In the current exhibit in the downstairs gallery of the Lynn Museum, advanced architecture students from around the globe re-envision the potential of Lynn’s waterfront with rising sea levels in…

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Library Scatters Books Throughout City

4/13/17 – From the Lynn Public Library – National Library Week continues! We’ve scattered “Take Me” books in coffee shops, restaurants, and other locations throughout the city. Find and bring…

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Little Green House Bakes

Sponsored -- After being laid off, Christina Luca started baking – and people started buying. She dreams of opening a small cafe, but you can order her from-scratch pastries now at www.littlegreenhousebakes.com…

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Volunteers Cleanup for Earth Day Throughout Lynn

4/22/17 Rain didn’t stop people from turning out to clean sections of Lynn Woods, the Community Path in West Lynn, Ames Playground, Kylie Park or the downtown. For the Sisson PTO cleanup at 3pm, the rain had ended. The Downtown Lynn Beautification Project, organized by Soraya Cacici, re-installed planters removed during construction, cleaned up the…

Disneynature’s Born In China

Film review by Steve Duffy – Disneynature’s Born in China follows the stories of three animal families. A doting panda bear mother guides her growing baby as she begins to explore and seek independence. A two-year-old golden monkey who feels displaced by his new baby sister joins up with a group of free-spirited outcasts. And…

Visions of Lynn at the Museum

4/19/17 In the current exhibit in the downstairs gallery of the Lynn Museum, advanced architecture students from around the globe re-envision the potential of Lynn’s waterfront with rising sea levels in mind. “The studio considered the city of Lynn, Massachusetts as a case study, focusing on applying resilient strategies to the redevelopment of the city’s underutilized…

5 Questions: Lesley Ann Warren

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner Lesley Ann Warren career was launched when she starred in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical Cinderella back in 1965.  Since then, Warren has gone on to star in some memorable movies and television shows. Today, the veteran actress will be…

Photos: Vigil Monday Night for Shooting Victim

4/17/17 The greater Lynn community, Lynn Museum/LynnArts community, neighbors and strangers came out Monday night to a candlelight vigil for Easter Sunday shooting victim Leonardo Clement. Another man was also shot and remains hospitalized. Clergy from a number of houses of worship and representatives from a number of downtown organizations were present, some spoke. Senator…

Photos of Cultura Latina Dance Academy’s Easter Egg Hunt

Photos by Tia Cole – On Saturday, April 15th, 2017 kids invaded the Lynn Museum park to hunt for eggs hidden by Cultura Latina Dance Academy. Apparently, there was also a lot of bubble blowing. Thanks to Tia Cole for the photos! Cultura Latina Dance Academy is located in the LynnArts Building of Lynn Museum/LynnArts,…

Vigil Monday in Front of LynnArts Building

4/16/17 From Lynn Museum/LynnArts – Today’s violence is not reflective of the good happening in our community. We all need to stand strong against it. Please gather tomorrow evening (Monday) at 7:30pm in front of the LynnArts building, 25 Exchange St, in vigil for the lives lost today and against the senseless acts of violence…

Reviews: RENT’s 20th Anniversary Tour / The King and I

Two Theatre reviews this week by Steve Duffy – RENT 20th Anniversary Tour A re-imagining of Puccini’s La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of…

Library Scatters Books Throughout City

4/13/17 – From the Lynn Public Library – National Library Week continues! We’ve scattered “Take Me” books in coffee shops, restaurants, and other locations throughout the city. Find and bring in one of our special bookmarks to redeem your free “I ♥ My Library” bag!

5 Questions: Haley Lu Richardson

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –   Haley began her career in 2013, with a recurring role on ABC Family’s Ravenswood. Her film career has included leading roles in The Last Survivors, The Young Kieslowski, The Bronze and The Edge of Seventeen. In Split, she plays Claire Benoit, one of the teenage…

Kate Eppers releases The Wishing Well

Lynn (and former Salem) resident Kate Eppers has released her debut album called, The Wishing Well. She is a musician and actress who has performed around the North Shore, opened for Charlie Farren, and has written a song for and appeared in the indie film, “The Chair.”   The Wishing Well is available on Amazon and iTunes.…

Lynn Resident Hosts Weekly Bilingual Radio Show

4/11/17 From NSCC –   Breaking Communication Barriers in the Lynn Community    A new one-hour radio program in Lynn called “Orientacion Juridica A La Comunidad” has been sharing news and information with its Lynn-area listening audience since the beginning of the new year. The bilingual program host and Lynn resident, Eulogio Portes, invites informative…