Yan’s Cafe

Review by LH contributor Raul C. Good Chinese food is not easy to find and Lynn has one of the best places for Asian food in the North Shore: Yan’s Cafe in Lewis Street. Yan’s is a small family owned and operated restaurant that stands out for its variety of dishes, including plenty of vegetarian…

City Council 5-11-10

City Council recognizes USA-National Golden Gloves Champion, Ronald Ellis of Rivera Brother’s Boxing Club. See Rivera Brother’s Boxing Club Seeks New Home as covered by LH to learn more about the organization and their plight. City Council Video from 5-11-10

Artist Profile: Daniel Arcand

by Seth Albaum Daniel Arcand is a self-taught artist whose work has been shown as far as California and China. He’s originally from Springfield, another city that has shed much of its manufacturing past. “The working class is a big influence in my work” he says, “It pushes people to do great things.” And Arcand…

Lynn Museum to Celebrate Lynn Legacies May 14th

The Lynn Museum is kicking off a new exhibit that goes beyond shoes, featuring many Lynn families, businesses and influential people from 1900 onward. This fundraiser and opening starts 7pm on Friday, May 14th. Tickets are $25 prior, $30 at the door. There will be a cash bar and light refreshments. The Lynn Museum continues…

City Council 4-27-10

Ordinance Committee and City Council videos from April 27th, 2010, “Student Government Day.” High school students from a range of Lynn schools participated in open session and a session during which they debate their own ideas follows.

DTL at Night – Los Retros at Turbine

April 23, 2010 by Seth Albaum Los Retros is a side project of Dave Mangione and Randy Hopkins of The Vic Morrows Band (link to FB page), a group that has been together since 1995 playing original retro-alternative hard rock with a strong surf influence. Friday night at Turbine, they were also joined by The…

“BASH! Party with a Purpose” on Saturday, May 22nd

Raw Art Works eighth annual “BASH!” takes place on Saturday, May 22nd, at RAW Space, 37 Central Square, from 7pm to 11:30pm. This year’s “Party with a Purpose” includes (furnished from the press release): • Live and silent auction of original artwork by RAW participants. • “Sponsor a Kid” program – Your chance to directly…

Casa Molina

Review by Lynn blogger Anita Patel Visit her blog – Anita’s Gigabits My new favorite (and frequent) go-to place for a delicious, inexpensive dinner is Casa Molina on Lewis Street. I started going there a few months ago and have recently been getting dinner there at least twice a week. I was referred there by…

All the Presidents’ Women at the Lynn Museum

All the Presidents’ Women to be Presented at the Lynn Museum and Historical Society The Devena Theatre Company will be presenting All the Presidents’ Women at the Lynn Museum & Historical Society, at Lynn Heritage State Park, 590 Washington Street, Lynn, on Thursday, April 22, at 7:00 PM. This show is a live performance which…

Letters to the Editor

Here are two recent letters to the Editor. Information on how to submit your own, follows. 1. Remember when Wal-Mart was as American as apple pie… “In the 1980s, if you can believe it, Sam Walton and Wal-Mart not only used to have a “Buy America” program, but Wal-Mart made a public commitment to “buying…

Montecristo

Review by LH contributor Raul C. Lynn has a very diverse population and one of the great things about this is the variety of restaurants with authentic cuisine from different parts of the world. Montecristo is one of those places, a small hole-in-the-wall restaurant in downtown Lynn that serves great food. Owned and operated by…