Weekend Rundown (Halloween edition)

Let’s start the weekend with Thursday, 10-28 1. Who’s scared of a little vegetable garden? A few abutters of the Ingalls School, apparently. To fair, I don’t know if it’s the corn that stalks or the gourds that keep them up at night, nor does this editor fully know both sides of the story. But…

Letter to the Editor

An Appeal to Vote No on Question 1 sent by William J. Dowd I cannot come to sympathize with all small business owners moaning over less revenues flowing into their pockets throughout the Commonwealth, because of the alcohol-imposed tax, which will appear as ballot Question 1 on Nov. 2 for vote to repeal. I can…

Central Scare at LynnArts and Lynn Museum Oct 28

5 to 8 PM  Central Square, Lynn ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FREE! at LYNNARTS HORRIFIC HAUNTED HOUSE There’s a bag of tricks n’ treats for the kids, while supplies last (haunted house is kid-friendly, but it’s still scary!) HALLOWEEN TUNES WHILE YOU WAIT Dave Simmons presents a creepy soundtrack created by DJ Seth of The Downtown…

NSCC’s 26th Forum on Tolerance Nov. 4th

Tolerance in a Time of Intolerance will be the theme of North Shore Community College’s 26th Forum on Tolerance, Thursday, November 4, 6:45-8:45 p.m. The forum, which is free and open to the public, will be held at NSCC’s Lynn Campus gym, 300 Broad St., Lynn. NSCC will celebrate the compassion and moral courage of…

Videos by Jeff Photography

You’ve probably seen Jeff and his video camera at the Meet Me Downtown Festival of the Arts or as recently as Arts After Hours. Jeff Photography is located in the heart of the action, in Lynn’s Central Square. Jeff has been kind enough to document and share with the LynnHappens audience, events over the course…

Weekend Rundown (AAH edition)

Better late than never! LH has been busy getting ready for tonight’s Arts After Hours (see previous post) at the Lynn Museum. Thursday 10-21 1. 7pm at the Lynn Museum is the second edition of Arts After Hours. Read HERE to learn all about it. The Traveling Piano will set up outside. Inside, work from…

Arts After Hours returns to Lynn Museum Thursday

Arts After Hours, a collaboration of Jocelyn Almy-Testa (The Little Gallery Under the Stairs), Corey Jackson (DowntownLynn.com) and Seth Albaum (LynnHappens.com), returns to Downtown Lynn for Lynn’s Got Sole on Thursday, October 21, 2010 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Lynn Museum, located at 590 Washington Street in Lynn, MA. The second Arts…

Weekend Rundown, now with Thursdays!

Given the fact that there’s just too much going on this Thursday to ignore, and simply that Thursdays are also pretty big nights here in Lynn, it’s time to expand the Weekend Rundown. Besides, even a 9 to 5’er knows it’s okay to stay out Thursday with just one more day to go! Thursday, 10-14…

DTLna’s 3rd Annual Neighborfest is Thursday, October 14th

The Downtown Lynn Neighborhood Association’s Neighborfest event returns to Tatiana’s Restaurant on 70 Market Street this Thursday to celebrate Lynn Octoberfest-style. From 7:30pm, DTLna volunteers will collect twelve dollars at the door to help the organization’s efforts in the neighborhood and to raise money for Time Exchange North Shore (formerly Lynn Time Bank). Admission also…

Belle Absente writing nights at TLGUTS

This Wednesday, October 13th at 8pm, The Little Gallery Under the Stairs and Subterranean Book Emporium introduce Belle Absente, a free mini weekly writing retreat collaboratively hosted by the owners, Jocelyn Almy-Testa and Chris Barber. In the spirit of Oulipo’s laboratory of potential literature and the Romanticist, Surrealist and Tel Quel salons that preceded it,…