Bars of Lynn

Bars of Lynn Update

A lot of folks were busy with family this weekend for Easter and Passover. Your editor was out of town but appreciates these folks sending in their #barsoflynn reports. Use the hashtag on facebook or twitter to make the next one. If you’re using facebook, it won’t work if your privacy settings are fairly tight,…

Tony Toledo retires from Speak Up

Tony Toledo hosted his last Speak Up at the Walnut Street Cafe Thursday. Nick Zaino was there and shares his Blackberry photos. For a real flashback, see this story on Speak Up from 2009, before it moved to Walnut Street. The night will continue on Wednesdays at 7:30pm with featured performers at Walnut Street Cafe…

Bars of Lynn Update

Maybe this will be an every week thing, maybe not. If you’re out in Lynn on any given night and have a photo to share, use #barsoflynn on fb or twitter and it may make the next update. All ©LynnHappens photos are from Saturday, March 21, 2015 1. Your editor caught the Open Arms Pub…

Bars of Lynn Update

1. Nick Zaino released his CD at Walnut Street Cafe Saturday with an assortment of special guests, including contributers Joe Kowan and Jon Waterman.     2. Brown Chicken Brown Cow just about filled Buchanan’s Saturday night. Now, in living color:   3. This isn’t music related in the least, but R.F. O’Sullivan’s opened at…

We watched together

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…

Neurofibromatosis Northeast Fundraiser at Fran’s

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…