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Route 107 Corridor Study – FINAL REPORT Released

11.30.16 From MassDOT – The Route 107 Corridor study team is pleased to announce the release of the Final Report, available for download on the project website. The Final Report summarizes the analysis completed and multimodal design recommendations for the corridor. DIRECT LINK TO REPORT DOCUMENTS After setting goals and evaluation criteria for the study,…

NSCC Committed to Serving DACA Students Under New Administration

11.22.16 A statement from North Shore Community College – North Shore Community College President Patricia A. Gentile today became one of the first community college presidents nationwide to join fellow public and private college and university presidents in committing to continue serving Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) students.  Gentile stated, “North Shore Community College…

Places Serving Free Thanksgiving Meals 2016

11.15.16 Here is the annual list of places serving free Thanksgiving meals in the area. Spanish translation below. Thanks to LynnHappens reader Kecia Rideout for finding the original PDF’s so they could be converted to text! Thanksgiving  Dinners  on November  24, 2016 Salem, Peabody, Beverly, Danvers, Lynn, Gloucester, and Saugus All meals are free of…

The 2016 Election Numbers in Lynn

Now that we all know the results, let’s see how Lynn voted. This information is courtesy of the City Election Office and also available on cityoflynn.net – Election Summary Report | UNOFFICIAL RESULTS STATE ELECTION LYNN, MA Summary For Jurisdiction Wide, All Counters, All Races 11/08/16 22:00:59   Registered Voters 52485 – Cards Cast 66421…

Sorry for the downtime. LynnHappens was hacked.

11.2.16 A message from Happens-quarters: A few days ago, the server hosting LynnHappens was compromised. Web-pirates (hackers) got through or around a two-stage login and server firewall. Nothing they did had any impact those who simply viewed LynnHappens. They, whoever they were, were likely aiming to use the server and/or vulnerabilities in the code that…