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Beyond Walls 2018’s First Mural

French artist Eltono came in early to be able to work with kids from Raw Art Works. Eltono spent the last decade in Madrid, worked in Beijing four years and resides in southern France. He has worked in 90 cities and has shown in galleries included the Tate Modern, the Somerset House, Fundacion Miro and…

Line at the Central Square Farmer’s Market

There was a line to get in as the Food Project‘s Central Square Farmer’s Market opened today at 11:00am. Phone photo from 11:07am. The Farmer’s Market in Central Square is every Thursday from 11am to 3pm (sometimes vendors hang around longer.) There are also West Lynn markets 2pm to 4pm on Wednesdays. Local coupons from…

Photos: July 3rd Fireworks

A few shots of Lynn/Swampscott’s July 3rd fireworks. It’s been a couple of years since your Happens editor hasn’t been traveling. Thanks to friends who invited us over – photos are from their deck: Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Photos from Lynn’s 2nd Annual Juneteenth

6/25/18 A little rain couldn’t stop Lynn’s Juneteenth celebration, which was moved to the gym at Lynn Tech from the Common. Various organizations and vendors brought their tables indoors, as well. Plus, there was food available, including a King Arthur Bake Off – and a line-up of entertainers including the Jah Jah Drummers, Poetry from…

Battlebots at the Lynn Public Library Summer Reading Kick-off

6/18/18 An estimated 150 people came to the Lynn Public Library lawn Saturday to sign up for summer reading programs, enter a raffle for tickets to American Idol Live at the Lynn Auditorium, meet the WAAF Street Team and see a presentation by Battlebots. Team Brutus and Team Overhaul just returned from the Discovery Channel…

Keeping Lynn Clean

6/12/18 Posting a little late, but there were crews of volunteers in yellow shirts cleaning up parts of the city on Saturday. See how to get inolved in this city-wide initiative below the photos. From the Keeping Lynn Clean facebook page – follow to get involved: Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Photos: The Real Program Celebrates New Home

On Saturday, The REAL Program, Inc. celebrated its new Payne Family Literacy House on Atlantic Street in Lynn with a block party, featuring performances, games and tours. …The REAL Program, a non-profit which works to address literacy issues by providing books, homework assistance, healthy snacks and dinners, enrichment opportunities, college campus visits and just plain…