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Volunteers Cleanup for Earth Day Throughout Lynn

4/22/17 Rain didn’t stop people from turning out to clean sections of Lynn Woods, the Community Path in West Lynn, Ames Playground, Kylie Park or the downtown. For the Sisson PTO cleanup at 3pm, the rain had ended. The Downtown Lynn Beautification Project, organized by Soraya Cacici, re-installed planters removed during construction, cleaned up the…

Visions of Lynn at the Museum

4/19/17 In the current exhibit in the downstairs gallery of the Lynn Museum, advanced architecture students from around the globe re-envision the potential of Lynn’s waterfront with rising sea levels in mind. “The studio considered the city of Lynn, Massachusetts as a case study, focusing on applying resilient strategies to the redevelopment of the city’s underutilized…

Photos: Vigil Monday Night for Shooting Victim

4/17/17 The greater Lynn community, Lynn Museum/LynnArts community, neighbors and strangers came out Monday night to a candlelight vigil for Easter Sunday shooting victim Leonardo Clement. Another man was also shot and remains hospitalized. Clergy from a number of houses of worship and representatives from a number of downtown organizations were present, some spoke. Senator…

Library Scatters Books Throughout City

4/13/17 – From the Lynn Public Library – National Library Week continues! We’ve scattered “Take Me” books in coffee shops, restaurants, and other locations throughout the city. Find and bring in one of our special bookmarks to redeem your free “I ♥ My Library” bag!

Lynn Resident Hosts Weekly Bilingual Radio Show

4/11/17 From NSCC –   Breaking Communication Barriers in the Lynn Community    A new one-hour radio program in Lynn called “Orientacion Juridica A La Comunidad” has been sharing news and information with its Lynn-area listening audience since the beginning of the new year. The bilingual program host and Lynn resident, Eulogio Portes, invites informative…

Little Green House Bakes

Sponsored After being laid off, Christina Luca started baking – and people started buying. She dreams of opening a small cafe, but you can order her from-scratch pastries now at www.littlegreenhousebakes.com   The Little Green House came about purely by accident. A few years ago I got laid off, had major financial issues, some significant health…

Did you die of dysentery on the Lynnway?

If you’re of a certain age, seeing this sign on the Lynnway likely brought back memories of elementary or middle school computer labs, and teachers who thought spending all that time playing Oregon Trail would either teach us something about history or qualify us as computer whizzes. This is mainly because we knew how to put the…