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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…

Photos of Cultura Latina Dance Academy’s Easter Egg Hunt

Photos by Tia Cole – On Saturday, April 15th, 2017 kids invaded the Lynn Museum park to hunt for eggs hidden by Cultura Latina Dance Academy. Apparently, there was also a lot of bubble blowing. Thanks to Tia Cole for the photos! Cultura Latina Dance Academy is located in the LynnArts Building of Lynn Museum/LynnArts,…

Beyond Walls Kickoff Party Meets Goal, Fundraising Continues

4/7/17 [UPDATE] Link to CALL FOR ARTISTS “Beyond Walls is a group of community partners, downtown residents and business owners organized by Al Wilson and Amanda Hill, seeking funds for a placemaking project in downtown Lynn featuring public art and lighting installations. MassDevelopment has offered a Commonwealth Places grant, contributing $50,000 to the project if Beyond…

Photos from Lynn Museum’s Annual Trivia Night

4/3/17 Lynn Museum/LynnArts had its annual Trivia Night fundraiser Thursday, with Trivia Master and Executive Director of the organization, Drew Russo. This year’s “Presenting sponsor” was the Lynn Shelter Association. All proceeds went to support programs at Lynn Museum/LynnArts. Sound system provided free by upsidemedia. LynnHappens is a project of upsidemedia, LLC.

Photos from the 2017 Hibernian (AOH) 5k

3/19/17 In unseasonably cold weather, runners, walkers, babies in strollers and dogs completed the Lynn Hibernian’s annual 5k road race today. The fastest time was 18:01, by Michael Pulli. Fastest female, Kelly Walton with 22:18 Complete results are on RaceWire. These aren’t all the greatest photos, so let’s make up for quality with quantity. (Your LynnHappens…