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Photos – Fall Festival on The Waterfront on 9/17/11

  On Saturday, September 17th 2011, LynnArts and sponsors held their first Fall Festival on the Waterfront in Lynn Heritage State Park. This was a reinvention of the annual Meet Me Downtown Festival of the Arts, merged with the Daily Item’s Annual Dog Days of Summer (now Fall) event and a free outdoor movie at…

From the Clock to the Rock 5k Road Race Photos

The annual race that starts and finishes in Central Square just happened today – September 15th, 2011. For the second year in a row, Michael Smith from North Shore Community College came in 1st, as did Karra Cheever in Women’s. Also from the club Wicked Running, James DeLuca finished in second. Local coupons from Money…

Central Square Mural Takes Shape

The large windowless wall that makes up the side of the LynnArts building and overlooks the lot where Thursday Farmer’s Markets and other activities take place will soon join a rapidly expanding collection of public works of art in Central Square. The story was first covered in LynnHappens on November 11th, 2009, listing the accomplished…

Signs of Lynn – Mino’s

Mino’s, 244 Broadway, has been on the list of photos to take for some time, but it wasn’t tonight’s first choice, which was oddly unlit. Good for Mino’s, because it’s been bumped up in line and because this sign is as famous as it brightly says it is. It is also uniquely Lynn. The place…

Signs of Lynn – Capitol Diner

  This week’s photo was sent by reader Dorothy Gallagher Kiley. Thanks! This historic diner was built by the Brill company in 1928 and thought to be the only Brill diner still in use, and is on the National Registry of Historic Places. It was originally named the Miss Lynn before Buddy Fennell’s uncle George…

Here they are, your photos of Irene

    Check back later tonight because there’s a chance more will be added to the gallery as people return from their misadventures. Tag either “LynnHappens.com” or “LynnHappens Lynn Ma” on facebook if you’d like your photo included. Or, email them to editor@lynnhappens.com.       Irene may not have lived up to her hype,…

Wizard of Oz at Red Rock Park

If you weren’t there, here’s a few shots of what you missed on the waterfront tonight. The event was sponsored by Mayor Kennedy, Community Development, Lynn Parks and Rec., Friends of Lynn & Nahant Beach, LynnArts, Lynn Museum, The Daily Item, and of course, heavily promoted and photographed by LynnHappens.     A view from…

Signs of Lynn – Brickyard

The Commuter Rail passes over Blossom Street. If anyone wants to know what the deal is with The Brickyard, the Lynn Museum sells a book called “The Brickyard: The Life Death, and Legend of an Urban Neighborhood” by Kathryn Grover. Does anyone know how the overpass got its sign?   Previous Signs of Lynn Roberts…