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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…

Do you know the story of Pirate Fanny Campbell?

10.24.16 During Pirates Day in Lynn Woods earlier this month, I ran into Karen Searles from Friends of Lynn Woods and she kindly offered to share this story with Happens readers –   Fanny Campbell was a young woman who lived in Lynn, Massachusetts in 1776. She was just an ordinary colonial woman. But she…

Mayor Serves Drinks at Porthole for Literacy

10-19-16   Mayor Kennedy was behind the bar at the Porthole tonight as part of a fundraiser for a local literacy campaign. A portion of proceeds went to the cause, and raffles were sold, as well. The ultimate goal is to bring 40,000 books to Lynn students and families in need.   Involved in this effort…

Purchase Y Membership Raffles to Support American Latino Committee

10.2.16 – Raffles for YMCA family membership packages to support the American Latino Committee – The Lynn YMCA has sponsored our organization with 6- 3 Month Membership Family Packages, which give you privilege to use 4 different YMCA facilities in Lynn, Saugus, Peabody and Melrose, Each membership is worth $198 dollars! You can receive a…