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Parking. Schools. Trash. All-in-one update from City Hall!

1/3/18 We posted the news earlier, but here’s the information in much more detail, including trash pickup delays. Keep in mind, trash is already behind in areas of Lynn due to cold-related issues with Waste Management’s trucks. As of 4:30pm, there was a line of cars waiting to park for the storm in the MBTA…

Update from Meteorologist Justin Perry

Follow Meteorologist Justin Perry on facebook @NorthShoreMAWeather   JANUARY 4-5 2018: BLIZZARD CONDITIONS POSSIBLE IN EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS …An unusually intense ocean storm is expected to pass 150 miles southeast of Cape Cod on Thursday evening… Storm duration 3AM Thursday morning til 3AM Friday morning This intermediate snowfall forecast is warranted due to markedly increasing impacts…

REAL Program Needs Fire Sprinklers for New Home

12/30/17 The REAL Program (Reading and Educational Assistance for Learning) has found a new home near the Brickett School in Lynn for “…homework help, reading and enrichment such as music, art, stories, games and walking trips to nearby Red Rock Park.” However, they need money for a fire sprinkler system before they can start their…

Annual Lynn Christmas Eve Parade Route

The 2017 Christmas Eve Parade Route is in list and map form below. You may be able to follow along on the Official Lynn MA Christmas Parade page. Also, the event listing on fb. NOTE: Updated to include some streets left out of the original list 5:00 P.M. Summer st: Austin Square 5:15 P.M. Boston…

GoFundMe for Grove Street Fire Victims

On Saturday December 16th 2017 the apartment that my boyfriend and I were renting went up in flames. Everyone made it out safely with the exception of 3 cats that may or may not have escaped the blaze. Unfortunately we did not have renters insurance and we lost every possession we had. We left with…

Bears at Breakfast

Four hungry bears saddle up to the counter at the Capitol Diner this morning kicking off North Shore 104.9’s Toy Drive. If you can’t make it to the Capitol today, you can drop toys off at the Lynn Museum through Saturday, located at 590 Washington St.

NSCC’s Gateway to College Open House Dec. 13

From NSCC – As North Shore Community College’s first successful semester of Gateway to College draws to a close, a December 13 Open House is being planned to introduce the program to others who can benefit – youth ages 16-21 who have left high school, or are significantly behind in credits and are unlikely to…

Beyond Walls Announces Second Mural Festival, Call for Walls

12/7/17 The mural festival is coming back in 2018 and seeks new walls From Beyond Walls – This coming August, Beyond Walls is planning a second mural festival featuring new street artists from around the world as well as local talent. Beyond Walls is currently looking for new canvases (exterior walls) in the downtown area.…