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It’s not just West Lynn

More photos from Ruben Holguin show us construction debris by Rockaway and serious ponding on Chestnut street. (Bobcat) Goldthwait Street is bad, too. According to Tia Cole, it’s always bad. Video via Kelsey Brogley on FB. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Tornado Warning

By the time most of you see this extreme tornado alert, the threat may be over. Worth passing on- never received an “Extreme” alert on the cell before. Stay safe. Stay dry. Especially you, Boston Street, Munroe Street and West Lynn. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Mayor Announces “RAVE” Emergency Notification System

This should come in handy, and hopefully be a more reliable source of information than the robo-calls, which have been spotty. As an an example, Lynn robo-calls have not always made it to my cell phone, and I do not have a landline. Maybe, this new system will be more reliable than LynnHappens! (But parking…

Here’s How Lynn Voted

9/4/18 These are the official “Unofficial” results from Lynn City Hall. Final numbers are not available until the end of the week. Nahant results for the 11th Essex race have been made available by Lynn Community Television: Nahant: Drew Russo for State Representative: 509 votes. Pete Capano for State Rep: 238 votes Hong Net for…

Russo Concedes, Capano Wins Primary, 11th Essex District

9/4/18 In a primary between Drew Russo, Hong Net and Peter Capano, Capano wins. We’ll have the full results from Lynn City Hall when they’re available. From Drew Russo in a message posted to facebook – I am proud of the positive, progressive campaign we’ve waged these last ten months, and am so thankful for…

LynnHappens is Back After Brutal Hack

9/3/18 As Labor Day Weekend comes to a close, I need to thank the team of folks who brought LynnHappens back from the grips of some nasty code that redirected visitors. The server, which I manage, was already hardened by a firewall and a monthly subscription to a security service. But there was a way…

NSCC students receive 2018 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise scholarships

NSCC students receive 2018 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise scholarships From North Shore Community College – North Shore Community College students Nephthali Calixte, Lynn, and Ryan Duggan, Saugus, have been selected as 2018 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars and will each receive a $1,000 scholarship. The Leaders of Promise Scholarship, sponsored by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation,…