Normal Stories

Arts After Hours launches a blog with touching personal stories of experiences of mental illness in advance of bringing the Tony and Pulitzer-Prize winning family drama Next to Normal to the LynnArts Black Box Theatre June 1st through June 17th.

Read more...

The Art of Lettering

Contributor Carla Scheri recently sat down with Sign Artist Brian Denahy at Bent Water Brewing Company -- The Bent Water Taproom was full of energy on…

Read more...

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…

Read more...

Little Green House Bakes

Sponsored -- After being laid off, Christina Luca started baking – and people started buying. She dreams of opening a small cafe, but you can order her from-scratch pastries now at www.littlegreenhousebakes.com…

Read more...

Video – School Committee Forum at Ford School

– The Highlands Coalition held a forum at the Ford School with School Committee Candidates on October 27th. Present were incumbents Maria Carrasco, Patricia Capano, Donna Coppola, and new candidates Dolores DiFillipo, Harrison Harley III., and Richard Starbard. Vincent Spirito, John Ford Jr., and Jeffrey Newhall are incumbents in the race who did not participate.…

Two Events, One Camera

There are two important events in the City of Lynn tonight. There’s a regularly scheduled City Council Meeting, and then there’s the School Committee Forum sponsored by the Highlands Coalition at the Ford School. In an ideal world, LH would post videos of both. However, with a single camera and operator (myself), a decision was…

Video: NAACP Mayoral Debate

– The North Shore branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted a debate between Mayor Edward “Chip” Clancy Jr. and candidate Judy Flanagan Kennedy the evening of October 22nd, 2009. On Tuesday, October 27th the Highlands Coalition will hold a second Community Forum at the Ford School, this time…

City Council Committee Videos

– City Councilors make up a number of committees that meet prior to City Council or on off-Tuesdays. They can also meet all together, as a “Committee as a Whole,” in order to hear updates from department heads or to hold hearings on select matters outside of the regularly scheduled City Council times. The following…

Video – Mayoral Debate at Ford School

The Highlands Coalition organized a debate between candidates Judy Flanagan Kennedy and Mayor Edward “Chip” Clancy on October 19th, 2009. In addition, the Highlands Coalition is holding a School Committee Forum at The Ford School on Tuesday, October 27th at 7pm. The Ford School is located at 49 Hollingsworth St.* The Mayoral candidates will face…

Downtown Lynn Neighborhood Association (DTLna) Hosts 2nd Annual Neighborfest at Tatiana’s This Thursday

– The Downtown Lynn Neighborhood Association is excited to announce Neighborfest 2009 at Tatiana’s Restaurant this Thursday, October 15th at 7:00pm. Neighborfest is an annual October celebration, and like the traditional Octoberfest, it brings friends and neighbors together for a good time. However, DTLna’s Neighborfest is also a fundraiser, with this year’s beneficiary being The…

Free Movie Preview at LynnArts Wednesday

– LynnArts invites you to a free movie preview of ART:21-Art in the Twenty-First Century, “Fantasy”, this Wednesday night, from 7-9 pm. ART:21 is a series of films created by PBS described on their website as. “…the only series on television to focus exclusively on contemporary visual art and artists in the United States, and…

Tacos Lupita

Review by LH contributor Raul C. – Tacos Lupita is a family owned restaurant in downtown Lynn that serves Salvadoran and Mexican food. An interesting fact about this place is that its owners are from El Salvador; because of this, their menu offers interesting options that are not not commonly offered by other Mexican restaurants…