of Lynn

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…

Friday Poll: “Yes” or “No” on Tuesday?

3/17/17 With the Special Election postponed to Tuesday, March 21st, you’ve had a little more time to ponder and argue “Yes” or “No” on the Middle School questions. How will you vote, or if you voted early, how did you vote? Though people are likely voting either “Yes” on both or “No” on both, it’s not…

POLL: St. Patrick’s Day is Friday, and you are…

Here’s something to vote on besides the Middle Schools – Whatever you are or aren’t doing St. Patrick’s Day, select an answer or add your own. More importantly, if you’re going out, have a designated driver, taxi service, Lyft, Uber…just don’t drive after drinking. Check back here later for results.

Middle School Vote Takes a Snow Day

No need to trudge through the snow to the polls. Tomorrow’s special election on building two new middle schools has been postponed by a Superior Court Judge. A new date has not been set. The YES/NO debates on social media and in the opinion pages can continue a while longer. A sample ballot (and presumably updated…

Tim Ring, Teacher at LEHS

Lynn English teacher Tim Ring passed way Saturday, March 4th. “Mr. Ring,” as his students knew him, “Shared and taught the great history of Lynn when everyone else was calling it ‘Sin city.’” said his son, David Ring. “He cared about things when no one else did.” Life-long Lynner Tim Ring also hosted Lynn Public Auctions…

Girls Inc. Downtown Mix & Mingle at White Rose Coffeehouse

2.10.17 Girls Inc. of Lynn hosted a Mix & Mingle at the White Rose Coffeehouse in Central Square Wednesday, similar to an event they held at Aprils in 2015. They’re looking for volunteers! Please visit http://girlsinclynn.org/get-involved/volunteer-opportunities-Lynn/ Girls Incorporated of Lynn is a nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring all girls to be Strong, Smart, and Bold®. Learn…