History of Lynn

Lynn Historical Commission seeks your nominations

From the Lynn Historical Commission – The 4th annual Lynn Historical Commission Significance Awards nomination season is underway. The Significance Awards are bestowed on deserving individuals or groups who have preserved or restored significant examples of historical structures or sites.…

$100k grant to help shore up Stone Cottage

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More details can be added here tomorrow when folks with the answers are back at work, but a Community Development Block Grant and Massachusetts Historical Commission Grant are reportedly going to help repair the roof of Stone Cottage to prevent…

A nostalgic poem about Lynn

Reader Brian Field sends a poem he was forwarded via email. Can you help identify the author? — Lynn is our home town Quite a city in it’s day If you didn’t make shoes or slippers The GE provided your…

Frederick Douglass Reading at Library Feb 13

On
 Thursday,
 February 
13, 
2014 from 
3 ‐ 8
p.m., at 
the 
Lynn 
Public 
Library,
 there 
will 
be 
a
 public 
reading 
of
 The Narrative Of The Life Of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave, Written By Himself. This 
event 
is 
being 
held…