Flax Pond to Nahant

6/17/17 It’s not often you can see Nahant from Wyoma Square. To do so, you have to go up. From Irish Se7en Photography, taken with a drone yesterday, apparently before…

Read more...

The Mummy

Film review by Steve Duffy – Thought safely entombed in a tomb deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess (Sofia Boutella) whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia and terrors that defy human comprehension. From the sweeping sands of the Middle…

The Lynn Ferry is Back – Service Begins June 20th

6/8/17 This press release was shared on Senator Tom McGee and Representative Brendan Crighton’s facebook accounts minutes ago, it says of the Lynn Ferry – “Ferry Service will be offered this summer between Lynn and Boston” “Funding from MassDOT Enables Service to Begin Tuesday, June 20th” Press release below video –     Boston, MA–…

5 Questions: Nick Lazzarini

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Nick is the season one winner of the Fox reality show So You Think You Can Dance and has been featured in countless publications, including the cover of Dance Spirit Magazine twice. He has performed with music sensations such as Adele on Dancing with the Stars,…

Pitch Your Idea, Win Money

6/2/17 From Entrepreneurship for All – EforAll (Entrepreneurship for All) is hosting its first business and non-profit idea pitch contest in Lynn on Wednesday, June 14th at 6pm at KIPP Academy. Everyone with a business nor non-profit idea can apply, and all ideas are welcome! If you are selected, you’ll pitch your idea in 3…

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – Hedwig is a “slip of a girly boy” born in East Berlin, who then moves to West Berlin after meeting an American soldier, Luther. He moves to America and meets teen Tommy Speck, transforming him into a rock star who casts Hedwig aside until they meet again years later. …

Blood Drive June 14th for “World Blood Donor Day”

6/1/17 From Global Embassy of Activists for Peace – According to World Health Organization “The lives and health of millions of people are affected by emergencies every year. In the last decade, disasters have caused more than 1 million deaths, with more than 250 million people being affected by emergencies every year. Natural disasters such…

Motorcycle Stolen from Lynn Veteran

The Suzuki DRZ-400SM was stolen Monday. If spotted, please contact the Lynn Police or contact the owner via the Craigslist Posting with last known location. “My husband Jeff is a veteran of the United States Navy. His oldest of three daughters was born the day before 9/11 and he didn’t come back until she was…

5 Questions: Cary Hoffman

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Cary Hoffman turns his celebrated PBS Special into a biographical, often hilarious, and poignant one-man musical play about his love and idolization for this hero Frank Sinatra and the perils of wanting to become somebody else. SD: How did your passion for Sinatra develop? CH: I…

Baywatch

Film review by Steve Duffy – Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson), the gung-ho leader of the elite Baywatch lifeguard squad, clashes with new recruit Matt Brody (Zac Efron), a disgraced Olympic swimmer brought in as the new face of the organization. However, when a dead body is recovered from a yacht fire, the two must put…

5 Questions: QUIÑ

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –  Emerging artist QUIÑ recently performed at SXSW Fader Fort and earlier this year debuted her video for “MATH.” The soft spoken singer with power pipes is creating her own sound on her own terms.  SD: When did you realize you had the talent to sing? Q:…

Photos from Bent Water’s 2nd Annual Blast Off

5/22/17 On Saturday Bent Water threw a huge outdoor party with new beer releases, food trucks, bands and guests including Salem cider makers Far From The Tree. A suggested donation at the gate and a merch tent raised money for Beyond Walls Lynn. *Speaking of Beyond Walls, as of this paragraph, they have just under…