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5 Questions: Hoops Green of the Harlem Globetrotters

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Hoops Green joined the Harlem Globetrotters in 2017. The now 5-foot-9 guard first started pursuing basketball at age 4. She was introduced to the sport by her older brother who has served as one of her greatest mentors. Hoops has played professionally overseas in the Czech…

5 Questions: Baseball Agent Kurt Varricchio

Powerful, moving and inspirational! A great read! 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Kurt Varricchio redefines the meaning of a difficult childhood in his intimate memoir, “Behind in the Count: My Journey from Juvenile Delinquent to Baseball Agent.”  Whether it was trying to fill his empty stomach with one last scoop of…

Lynn United FC Celebrates First Game

On Saturday, April 21st, Lynn United Football Club took to Manning Field to play against International Soccer Club from Haverhill. The next game is 7:15pm, April 28, at Manning vs. Unation FC. Lynn United Football Club via Metro Credit Union is one of LynnHappens’ sponsors. You can be, too! Check in with editor@lynnhappens.com for more…

Lynn United Winter Ball

Sponsored Fundraiser for Lynn United FC – Lynn’s Division 3 US semi-pro Soccer team at Trio’s with DJ Social “We are a Semi Professional soccer club offering opportunities for talented soccer players by showcasing their talent to help them reach a higher level. Our talent comes from the community of Lynn , and the surrounding…

NEYT: The Next Level of Youth Football

sponsored (complimentary – non-profit) From New England Youth Tackle Football, Inc. – It’s crazy to think that only seven States produce almost half of all NFL players. It makes you wonder why? What could the states possibly be doing different then ours here in New England? After very little research it was easy to see…

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…

Letter: Parents Seek Time & Place for Tiny Mites

Opinion

Tell us what you’re thinking! Opinions are welcome either in short-form in the comments below or long-form to editor@lynnhappens.com. To Whom It May Concern,       I am writing this letter on behalf of myself and the other parents of the East Lynn Tiny Mites. My child has had a dream to play on a football…