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Parking Ban Lifted

The City lifted the Snow Emergency as of 3pm today. Please use caution on the roads and be on the look out for pedestrians in the road, as not all sidewalks are passable. Thanks to everyone tagging LynnHappens on FB and sending in their photos and videos! There’s still time to get yours in. The…

City Declares Snow Emergency

A parking ban is in effect from 2pm this afternoon until further notice. All parked cars must be removed from the streets. Any cars left behind will be ticketed and may be towed. Residents without off-street parking may use the following school parking lots: Brickett, Callahan, English, Ford, Harrington, Ingalls, Sisson and Tech. Parking is…

Lynn Teens Commemorate World AIDS Day

On windy, drizzly Wednesday December 1st, 2010, area teens and other supporters took shelter in City Hall’s lobby. Mayor Judy Flanagan Kennedy was present as a DJ provided tunes, glow sticks were handed out and refreshments served. Then they went together over to Central Square to hold a candlelight vigil for remembrance and awareness on…

Arguments for and against the farm

The Food Project’s Ingalls Elementary School Farm has been renewed, with some appeasements for a disturbed neighbor to be negotiated. Thankfully, Corey Jackson of Downtownlynn.com was there to cover the pro and con arguments last night, and is graciously allowing LH to cross post them. Further opinion and coverage can be found on his site…

Lynn Votes: Local results are in

This is how Lynn voted on November 2nd, 2010. Results have been provided by the City Clerk’s Office. To see a breakdown of results statewide, LynnHappens recommends Boston.com’s election page for its excellent maps of town-by-town results. Itemlive.com also has an election coverage page. Election Results from the City Clerk’s Office Election Summary Report STATE…

School Committee 10-28-10

Editor’s note: Lynn Happens wishes it had the time and human capital to cover every School Committee meeting. This one in particular was covered, largely due to the chatter of area blogs and on Facebook Wednesday, overwhelmingly in support of the Ingalls School Farm run by The Food Project. A vote on renewing The Food…