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Cely, bartender at April's

8/31/15 – First, a familiar Karaoke host, DJ/KJ Dave, is coming to Bruno’s Friday nights starting September 11th. Fran’s is hosting a fundraiser Saturday night called Pay it Forward with live bands and no cover. Melisa McCarthy dined at Four Winds Pub. There will be entertainment and drink at the Grecian Festival at St. George…

Melissa McCarthy at Four Winds Pub


8/30/15 Melissa McCarthy visited Four Winds Pub yesterday. Ghostbusers III is filming in Boston and the surrounding area. Photo submitted to #barsoflynn by Michael Clough. The easiest way to share your photos of Lynn’s nightlife/restaurant/cafe/bar/club scene is to post them to the LynnHappens fb page. Check out all the Bars of Lynn posts, here.

Bars of Lynn Update

2nd stop, Lynnway Sportscenter. Here's a designated driver with his drinkers .

In this edition of Bars of Lynn we’ll show you some pictures… …and announce that the Lynn License Commission, after hearing testimony last month in favor of trial 2am closing time that included safeguards against our city becoming a last call destination again, and testimony tonight citing safety concerns, data and emotional appeals to keep…

Monday at Buchanan Cafe


8/13/15 – Editor’s note: I visited the “Buke” on Monday, August 10th, because the summer is short and Monday nights are no different than any other for some of us – at least for a few more days. Get out there and enjoy yourself responsibly, and when you do, share a photo for Bars of…

A Sunny Day Downtown


A small group of skateboarders were kind enough to let me photograph them this afternoon while I was trying a 65-year old lens on my modern, digital camera. Looks like it holds its own against current lenses, even in color! Then, I went for a little walk – There’s more to the story. This is…

Bars of Lynn Update (Contest edition pt.1)


Posted 8/3/15 – With a deadline as far out as August 17th, it’s no surprise that the contest photos are just beginning to trickle in. Check out the rules below. You can win concert tickets for helping to promote Lynn!       John Fitzgerald is a big fan of Jade Pacific. “Hands down the…

Hearing on Proposed 2am Closing Time, Part 1


7/29/15 – Yesterday at City Hall, proponents and opponents of a plan to revert back to 2am closing attended a special public hearing by the Lynn License Commission. The two hour meeting was not enough time for those who wanted to speak, so the meeting will resume Tuesday, August 25th at 6pm, same place. Mayor…