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Snow photos and time lapses!

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Thank you to everyone who submitted photos this round. You can find the names of the photographers and any related details underneath the enlarged photos when you click on the thumbnails. Putting our pictures together to share with everyone whenever the weather gets a bit crazy has become a Lynn tradition.   I’d like to…

Driving around Lynn this afternoon (time-lapse)

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I took the car out this afternoon with the idea of getting some pictures. I ended up helping a stuck BMW with someone in the Highlands, stopping by Gannon, passing Lynn Fire digging out hydrants and more. First, here’s two of your photos shared on the fb page today:         Isaac Davila…

A snow day’s end

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Kids sledding at Gannon today struggled to make it down without wiping out. As another plastic sled broke, an adult next to me said the sleds with metal rails are better. I agreed. He said, “Or tubes.” Those too. I’m hesitant to do an unpaid ad, but Flexible Flyers need to make a comeback! Or…

We watched together

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WIN!Your LynnHappens editor parked the car in the MBTA lot ahead of the parking ban and walked over to Tatiana’s in downtown Lynn to see the big game with neighbors. They didn’t disappoint – nor did the Patriots. Editor’s note: I didn’t catch some names, so feel free to send them in and they’ll be…

Neurofibromatosis Northeast Fundraiser at Fran’s

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From the website: Neurofibromatosis, pronounced neuro-fibroma-tosis, is a genetic disorder of the nervous system that causes tumors to form on the nerves anywhere in or on the body at any time. NF affects all races, all ethnic groups and both sexes equally. NF affects more people than Cystic Fibrosis and Muscular Dystrophy combined! A fundraiser…

Some Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Photos

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Today was the 4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service in Lynn. A coalition of organizations including the Lynn Community Association, Girls Inc., Coalition that Cares (CTC), Social Capital, Inc., RAW Arts, Circle of Nations, and The Food Project sent approximately 320 volunteers to service projects throughout the city. These photos are from…

Girls Inc. January Volunteer Spotlight

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This month’s volunteer spotlight is on Linda Sharkey! Born and raised in Lynn, Linda is a self-proclaimed “Lynn Cheerleader.” She graduated from Lynn English and continues to live in the city. She currently works independently as a health and nutrition consultant, helping people who are looking to overcome all kinds of challenges in order to…