From Arnold Stationery to Station Lofts


LynnHappens gets a new look at nearly-finished condos for artists.     In February LynnHappens took a tour of 33 Central Square, also known as the old Arnold Stationery Building, during its condo conversion. The interior studs were up, but it was difficult to imagine the finished product. They are now listed as the Station…

Bars of Lynn Update

Cely, bartender at April's

8/31/15 – First, a familiar Karaoke host, DJ/KJ Dave, is coming to Bruno’s Friday nights starting September 11th. Fran’s is hosting a fundraiser Saturday night called Play it Forward with live bands all night and no cover 7pm to close. Melisa McCarthy dined at Four Winds Pub. There will be entertainment and drink at the…

Vids and Pics of August 26th’s NMITS


Here’s the follow-up for August 26th’s finale of the 2015 season of New Music in the Square featuring Fourshadow and Guns of Brighton courtesy of Isaac S. Photography Editor’s note: I can’t thank enough the following sponsors for making the season possible. Without them, the bands wouldn’t get paid. They are: Season sponsor level –…

Melissa McCarthy at Four Winds Pub


8/30/15 Melissa McCarthy visited Four Winds Pub yesterday. Ghostbusers III is filming in Boston and the surrounding area. Photo submitted to #barsoflynn by Michael Clough. The easiest way to share your photos of Lynn’s nightlife/restaurant/cafe/bar/club scene is to post them to the LynnHappens fb page. Check out all the Bars of Lynn posts, here.

Vids and Pics of August 19th’s NMITS


Here’s the follow-up for August 19th’s New Music in the Square with Wreck Shop Movement and Tim Foley courtesy of Isaac S. Photography August 26th’s final show of the season with Fourshadow and Guns of Brighton will post soon.   Now for the photos: After you click on a photo, navigate using ← and → on…

Bars of Lynn Update

2nd stop, Lynnway Sportscenter. Here's a designated driver with his drinkers .

In this edition of Bars of Lynn we’ll show you some pictures… …and announce that the Lynn License Commission, after hearing testimony last month in favor of trial 2am closing time that included safeguards against our city becoming a last call destination again, and testimony tonight citing safety concerns, data and emotional appeals to keep…

The Last Great Kings Celebrate EP Release Downtown


8/24/15 An EP release party was held Saturday in the Black Box Theatre inside the LynnArts building for the Lynn band, The Last Great Kings. Before The Last Great Kings took the stage, they generously opened it up to other local musicians. Lighting was club-level and the lens was 65 years old, hence all the…

Boston Junior Derby Scrimmage


Here’s some shots of Boston Junior Derby’s recent scrimmage courtesy of Joe Medolo. Their program in Lynn begins in September and you can learn more about it in this previous post. If your sports program would like to share photos with LynnHappens, please send them along and include any relevant photographer credit. You can be…

Vids and Pics of August 12th’s NMITS


Here’s the follow-up for August 12th’s New Music in the Square with Só Sol and Katy White courtesy of Isaac S. Photography August 19th’s wrap-up with Wreck Shop Movement and Tim Foley is coming soon. Next Wednesday on the island in the square, we conclude the season with Fourshadow and Guns of Brighton. Now for the photos: After…