Photos: Mrs. Massachusetts Hosts Holiday Toy Drive


12.5.16 On Sunday, December 4th, Mrs. Massachusetts Anna Svetchnikov, a graduate of Lynn English, hosted a toy drive for The Home for Little Wanderers and Toys for Tots at Gannon Golf Club. Svetchnikov is also a Family Therapist and the founder of Longwood Care/Positive Parenting Initiative Live music was provided by Lil’ Red.  

“Essence” by Ramon Santiago on Display at LynnArts


12.5.16 A show of collected works called “Essence” by Domincan-born Lynn artist Ramon Santiago are now on display in the front gallery of the LynnArts Building through December 24th, 2016. The opening reception for Essence was Saturday evening and included a performance by Cultura Latina Dance Academy.

Photos from the Lydia Pinkham and LynnArts Open Studios Saturday


11.21.16 Lydia Pinkham’s annual open studios were Saturday and Sunday this past Weekend, and LynnArts held an open studios cross-promoted with Lydia Pinkham on Saturday. One artist commented that they saw more foot traffic in their Lydia Pinkham studio Saturday than they had seen in their former Somerville location during their open studios. Not every…

Lynn Tech Alumni Festival of Trees


11.21.16 The 2nd Annual Lynn Festival of Trees is a fundraiser for scholarships and fitness equipment for Lynn Tech students. The show concluded its run Saturday, with 100% of admission fees and raffle ticket sales going to the cause Every donated tree and wreath that was on display Saturday is in the gallery below.

Raw Art Works Opens “In a Word” at Blue Ox


11.15.16 Earlier this evening Raw Art Works supporters and alumni gathered at the Blue Ox to celebrate the opening of In a Word. In RAW’s 2013 exhibit, “In a Word,” our young artists unearthed words not commonly used and created new words that described issues, situations, and qualities that our current words do not capture.…

Photos from Visionspace’s Pop-up Art Show


11.13.16 On Saturday, November 12th, Visionspace Gallery in City Hall Square held what they called a “Pop-up art show” with live painting by featured artists Jessie Nocella, Laura Cabrera, Emilie Errié and Rachel Rose. Plus, anyone could join in the live painting with their own canvas. Music was provided by The Notorious BKS. To see…

Our Attempt to Document Election Night


11.9.16 One final post on the 2016 election. Last night, photographer/intern Emilie Errié and I (your editor, Seth Albaum) along with Ryan Robbins figured we’d hit up a few local watering holes to get reactions as results came in. I wanted to stay within close proximity to City Hall, and only strayed to go to the…

Art by Tali Marotz on Display at Land of a Thousand Hills


10.7.16 On Saturday Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee on Munroe Street hosted an opening reception for artist Tali Marotz, whose work is currently on display. The event featured live jazz and a some complimentary snacks in addition to the regular cafe fare. For more information on the artist, visit It’s LynnHappens policy not…