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Lynn Museum Shop Black Friday Sale

Sponsored  Get that fluffernutter shirt or other Lynn merch at your local museum this Friday. Shop local!     Black Friday SaleSave 20% Friday, November 24th 8am-noon Visit our Museum Shop for Lynn t-shirts, sweatshirts, water bottles, and more, in addition to our popular Fluff merchandise! Museum members receive an additional 15% off all merchandise.…

Letter: A Post Election Poem

11/8/17 LynnHappens is an open platform welcoming letters to the editor. LynnHappens itself is neutral territory and does not write articles of a political nature. Tell us what you’re thinking! Opinions are welcome either in short-form in the comments below or long-form to editor@lynnhappens.com.   Let it always be said,    and let it be heard, That…

Video of October’s High Rock Tower Light Show

Thanks to Shawn Hogan of Irish Se7en Photography we have a clear video of the lights on High Rock Tower, complete with spooky music.     The display is meant to change seasonally and for special occasions according to Centerboard, Inc., the non-profit organization behind the initiative. The LED lighting and laser projection design is…

Lynn on Chronicle

10/25/17 In case you missed WCVB’s Chronicle episode on Lynn tonight, here it is: http://www.wcvb.com/article/lynn-embracing-potential-and-cultivating-culture/13094249 Understandably, they no longer allow embedding of their videos. Also, here’s how they covered Lynn in 2012: http://www.wcvb.com/article/a-fresh-look-at-an-old-city/7847338

East Coast International Church Opens Doors When Shelter Floods

From the Lynn Shelter Association – On Saturday, September 30, after experiencing heavy rains and flooding that caused issues throughout the city of Lynn, the Lynn Shelter Association’s (LSA) Emergency Shelter experienced significant internal flooding to space that provides emergency shelter for more than 60 homeless individuals each night, as well as shelter from the…

Photos: High Rock Tower to be Illuminated Nightly

A Centerboard campaign to light High Rock Tower reached an important milestone tonight when Joey Nicotera of Retonica, a lighting company, Duffy Electrical and Centerboard folks flipped the switch on lighting the first two sides. The other sides will be lit as more funds are raised. While there is still work to do, including welding…

High Rock Will Be Lit Tonight!

10/12/17 A Centerboard-lead project will illuminate High Rock Tower tonight. There have been test lightings, and some reported seeing the tower lit last night. A more permanent installation is coming, though, thanks to current and former Centerboard team members who have been persistent over the years in getting this done.  Lighting design and installation is…

Fall Fun for Lynn’s own Little Green House Bakes

Sponsored You can order from-scratch pastries now at www.littlegreenhousebakes.com From Little Green House Bakes –     October 10th We will be at EforAll Lynn showcasing all of the yumminess that is Lynn’s own Little Green House Bakes. From our Vegan whoopee pies to our gluten free pumpkin spice cookies and everything in between, it’s all…