Monthly Archives: February 2011

AAH Brings Bourbon Street to Exchange Street

Arts After Hours returns to Downtown Lynn for its fourth bi-monthly event called Bourbon Street on Saturday, March 5, 2011 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Little Gallery Under the Stairs and LynnArts Inc.’s Neal Rantoul Vault Theater, both located at 25 Exchange Street in Lynn, MA. Arts After Hours is an independent,…

Weekend Rundown

Thursday, February 24 1. Something for the kids: Story Teller Gail LeBlanc spins tales of Ghosts, Witches, and Pirates at the Lynn Museum & Historical Society. 590 Washington Street. 7pm. 2. Something Irresistible Cafe, that mysterious place on 125 Oxford Street next to Cafe Antigua, introduces House Music Thursdays at 10pm. There are  sub-varieties of…

Letter to the Editor

“All people are equal, but some people are more equal than others.” Sent, with images, by Brian Runne: (Editor’s note: Letter was submitted with the redactions already in place) I paraphrased the title of this letter from George Orwell’s “Animal Farm”.  In the book, it speaks of the equality of every animal in the farm,…

Fortucci Hearing Part 3, The Conclusion

The following clips make up the final night of hearings on whether Richard Fortucci should remain CFO or have responsibilities reduced to Treasurer. In the end, the vote was 11-0 in his favor, but knowing the ending won’t spoil the testimony. Separated clips were not joined in order to speed up the process of posting…

Letter to the Editor

Sent by Richard D’Orlando: This letter is in relation to the meeting at the Nahant Town Hall on Wednesday February 16th concerning the coyote problem the town is having. I was sick so I heard about it from a dear friend. The long and short of it was that , according to the “experts” present…

Weekend Rundown

Welcome to your weekly Weekend Rundown on LynnHappens.  What follows is a selection from what’s happening, with more options on the right. If something is missing, send it in and it’ll go in the calendar! (Rundown entries are clearly biased towards bands that play originals and unique events, but you never know what’ll make it…

Council Meeting and Fortucci Hearing, Part 2

The first clip is of the regular City Council Agenda for February 15th, 2011. Following that, is the second night of the Fortucci hearing, continued from February 8th. It’s divided into separate clips, but there in its entirety. Part three of the hearing will take place tonight, February 16th, 7pm, in the Council Chambers.