Treading Water Releases EP

Lynn band Treading Water released an EP today. They headline April 30th, at P.A.’s Lounge in Somerville with Alchemilla, Ian Cat, The Northeastern Railroads and Old City Revival at a show…

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Italian Feast and a Show May 7th

LYSOA (Lynn Youth Street Outreach Outreach Advocacy) has teamed up with Arts After Hours for a special fundraising deal the evening of May 7th that includes an Italian dinner served…

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Dog Found in Lynn Woods

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According to a Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital post on their facebook page twelve hours ago, a good Samaritan bright him in and they were unable to locate a microchip. This information was sent to LynnHappens 10:17am this morning, so it’s safe to assume the search for his people is still on.  

Treading Water Releases EP

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Lynn band Treading Water released an EP today. They headline April 30th, at P.A.’s Lounge in Somerville with Alchemilla, Ian Cat, The Northeastern Railroads and Old City Revival at a show put together by WEMF. First band goes on at 8pm. Treading Water by Treading Water released April 29, 2016 Music by Ryan Page, Ryan Whitten,…

Mother’s Day

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Film review by Steve Duffy – As Mother’s Day draws close, a group of seemingly unconnected people come to terms with the relationships they have with their mothers. Sandy (Jennifer Aniston) is a divorced mother of two boys whose ex-husband (Timothy Olyphant) has recently remarried a younger woman named Tina (Shay Mitchell). Miranda (Julia Roberts),…

Emergency Facade Work Closes Andrew Street

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4/29/16 – Andrew Street was closed today while “Emergency facade work” was performed on the historic Grand Army of the Republic Building according to an alert posted to the Lynn Police Department facebook page. Though the alert stated Andrew would be closed through 5pm, cars were coming through shortly after these photos were taken about…

Letter: Meeting on the Future of Lynn Woods & Water Supply

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Tell us what you’re thinking! Opinions are welcome either in short-form in the comments below or long-form to editor@lynnhappens.com. 4/28/2016 – Submitted by Don White – Very Important Meeting on the future of Lynn Woods and Lynn’s Water supply The new date for the hearing on the Conservation Restriction on Lynn Woods is Tuesday, May…

Raw Art Works to Host Annual BASH May 7th

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Raw Art Works to Host Annual BASH: Party with a Purpose Fundraiser Raw Art Works (RAW) will be hosting its annual BASH: Party with a Purpose fundraiser on Saturday May 7th, from 7:30-11:30pm, in their studio and gallery space, 37 Central Square in downtown Lynn. Tickets are available in advance of the event at www.rawartworks.org…

Italian Feast and a Show May 7th

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LYSOA (Lynn Youth Street Outreach Outreach Advocacy) has teamed up with Arts After Hours for a special fundraising deal the evening of May 7th that includes an Italian dinner served at the Lynn Museum followed by a performance of The Last Five Years right around the corner in the LynnArts Building. Dinner is 5pm to…

5 Questions: Ian Halperin

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5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     #1 New York Times bestselling author and investigator Ian Halperin pulls back the curtain on America’s notorious Kardashian family—exposing their shaky foundation for fame—one shocking revelation at a time.   SD: Why did you choose the Kardashians for your latest book? IH: They are…

The Huntsman: Winter’s War

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Review by Steve Duffy – Freya the Ice Queen (Emily Blunt) brings her sister, Ravenna (Charlize Theron) back to life, and the powerful evil siblings plan to conquer the Enchanted Forest. Only the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth) and his secret lover, Sara (Jessica Chastain) can stop them in this sequel continuing the inventive twist on the…

Three Days, Three Open Mics

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4/21/16 – LynnHappens usually covers, or at least photographs, Lynn nightlife on the weekends. For something different, here’s a look at open mics from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week: Monday Tim Foley hosts a weekly open mic at the Four Winds Pub Sign ups start 7pm and it goes until midnight. It was dark,…

City of Lynn Earth Day Raffle with Goodwill

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4/21/16 – From City Recycling Coordinator Julia Greene – Wondering what you can do to mark Earth Day and make a difference, but you don’t have time to participate in one of the cleanups around the City?  Clean out your closets and donate to a charity that collects textiles, like Goodwill for instance.  Almost 100%…