Summer Photo Series – Signs of Lynn

There’s a lot of fantastic old signage in Lynn, and even some pretty good newer ones. Periodically throughout the summer, we’ll post them. We want to celebrate all that is uniquely Lynn and what gives it character. Posting photos of cool signage is just the beginning of that, and it is not meant to advertise…

Hodgepodge 2011 Line-up So Far

The follow-up to last year’s successful Hodgepodge festival in Lynn Woods is July 23rd, from 11:30 to 8:30pm. Enter through Pennybrook Road and follow the music towards the Rose Garden. It’s not in the Rose Garden. You can’t miss the big grass amphitheater on the left. Thanks to facebook, here’s a peak at the line-up,…

Clean Sweep Cancelled

From the ELCA: “The Clean Sweep for today is cancelled due to rain and wet conditions at the park. Please advise your team members. We are asking that you reschedule your cleanup to any time during the next two weeks that is convenient for your team. Even if it doesn’t rain more, the DCR cannot set…

City Council 6-21-11

The complete City Council meeting video from June 6th, 2011 is here. For viewer convenience, the first segment contains only the honoring of Connery Elementary School students for their achievements over the year.   The Council approves the Downtown Arts and Cultural District (to send the application to the state for their approval), and discusses…

Congressional Redistricting Hearing Video from 6-20-11

A large enough crowd turned out at City Hall yesterday to cause the hearing to be moved from the Council Chambers to the Lynn Memorial Auditorium. Every speaker and every submitted piece of testimony was adamant in keeping the 6th congressional district intact. It would be difficult to search through the hours of video in…