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2017 All-City Art Show Now Open in LynnArts

5/3/17 The LynnArts Building of Lynn Museum/LynnArts was packed this evening for an opening reception of a show featuring artwork from Lynn Public School students of all ages, across the whole city. The annual opening reception for this show is so popular, there can be a bit of a line to get in. If you…

Sunset on the Waterfront, Open Space Plan at City Hall

5/2/17 Tonight while the waterfront discussion was happening, BlackKat Photography was at the waterfront photographing:   Tonight, they discussed the Lynn Waterfront Open Space Master Plan, the first in a series of public hearings on the matter, at City Hall. (Video forthcoming by Lynn Community Television.) There will be more access to enjoy such sunsets,…

Party for Lynn Author Vick Breedy at Visionspace

Saturday night in the Visionspace Gallery of Centerboard in City Hall Square, friends, family and supporters gathered to celebrate the birthday of Vick Breedy (pen name), author of the Bitter series. BITTER, Still BITTER, and BITTER Family Secrets are available on Amazon It was dubbed a “T” shirt party, as presale t-shirts were used as…

Photos of Khmer New Year Community Fair 2017/2561

4/20/17 The Khmer Cultural Planning Committee had its annual Khmer New Year Community Fair on the Common Saturday celebrating the year of the rooster, 2017, or 2561, Buddhist Era. LynnHappens arrived in the afternoon, not long before the 4U Band took the stage with their blend of traditional and western rock-n-roll influences. (Speaking of Cambodian…

Volunteers Cleanup for Earth Day Throughout Lynn

4/22/17 Rain didn’t stop people from turning out to clean sections of Lynn Woods, the Community Path in West Lynn, Ames Playground, Kylie Park or the downtown. For the Sisson PTO cleanup at 3pm, the rain had ended. The Downtown Lynn Beautification Project, organized by Soraya Cacici, re-installed planters removed during construction, cleaned up the…

Visions of Lynn at the Museum

4/19/17 In the current exhibit in the downstairs gallery of the Lynn Museum, advanced architecture students from around the globe re-envision the potential of Lynn’s waterfront with rising sea levels in mind. “The studio considered the city of Lynn, Massachusetts as a case study, focusing on applying resilient strategies to the redevelopment of the city’s underutilized…

Photos: Vigil Monday Night for Shooting Victim

4/17/17 The greater Lynn community, Lynn Museum/LynnArts community, neighbors and strangers came out Monday night to a candlelight vigil for Easter Sunday shooting victim Leonardo Clement. Another man was also shot and remains hospitalized. Clergy from a number of houses of worship and representatives from a number of downtown organizations were present, some spoke. Senator…