If It’s Too Good to be True…

It seems as though mortgage scammers are targeting Lynn, or at least Lynn-side Edition, who shares with us…   There are Those Who Would Profit from your Misery “When so many people are barely subsisting, banks foreclosing on homes and the economy in shambles, I have a difficult time understanding that there are those who would…

Navs Lose at Sanford, Face them at Fraser Today

Here’s the story from the official source, the North Shore Navigators’ own blog: Nothing doing for Navs at Sanford “After a dominating 8-0 victory for the North Shore Navigators on Wednesday night in Lynn, the Sanford Mainers evened up their best-of-three NECBL playoff series…” Read more The next game is scheduled for 6:15pm Friday, Aug 6th,…

Weekend Rundown

Thursday, 8/4 1. It’s the 12:01 Blues Band at Red Rock Park this week, 6 to 8pm. 2. Tony Gallo, John DiTomaso and Glen Ahearn play acoustically at Old Tyme Italian from 8 to 10:30pm, 612 Boston Street. More to the right…   Friday, 8/5 1. New Lynn Coalition presents their State of the City…

Signs of Lynn – Proodian & Sons

  The Proodian & Sons Rugs sign on Western Ave. (Rt 107) is an art deco masterpiece in amazing condition. Remove the modern automobiles from this shot and you might convince someone this was decades ago rather than just an hour ago.     Previous Signs of Lynn Christie’s Security Lifetime Aluminum Layers of Fluff…

Playoffs Start Tonight!

The North Shore Navigators begin the playoffs tonight against the Sanford Mainers at Fraser Field, usual game time of 6:15pm. They’re scheduled to play the Mainers on their turf tomorrow at 7:30pm. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Lynn Blogs – a new approach

Note from the editor: Since it’s a new month, I’ve been thinking about the monthly Lynn Blogs feature and whether it’s really the most effective way to draw traffic to Lynn’s most outspoken, and if it really fosters the level of civic dialog I’ve been shooting for. I’d also like to encourage bloggers to post…

North Shore Dish Digs Donut City

More over Kane’s… make way for the City of Donuts? This fellow North Shore Blogger Consortium member, whose weekend picks are often linked to in Weekend Rundowns, has made several trips to Lynn establishments and comes through with another well rendered review. Fluff wars, doughnut wars… it’s all in good fun. I’m just sad my…

Weekend Rundown

  Thursday, 7/28 1. Festa Italiana starts tonight at 6pm and runs through the weekend at the Italian Church of Holy Family Parish. Hover over the calendar listing to the right for all the details and location specifics. 2. Brian Maes Band plays the Red Rock Park Beach Concert series tonight from 6 to 8pm.…

Signs of Lynn – Christie’s

Facebook friends were asked to suggest this week’s sign, so Christie’s it is. It was mentioned by several people when the series launched, so today’s recommendation bumped it up in line. I took this photo in 2009 while playing with a new camera. I love classic neon. If you haven’t been by in a while,…