Photos – Cambodian New Year Celebration

The Year of the Tiger waits for no one, but celebrations at Buddhist temple Sanghikaram Wat Khmer were held a week later on sunny Saturday, April 24th due to rain. Lynn blogger Tom Sheehan has the story and his own photos over on Lynn-side Edition. Happy 2554! Local coupons from Money Mailer!

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…

Highlights from Lynn Blogs

Blogs are busy these days! There’s a new post on Lynn Lofts, The Skinny, which lay dormant for three years. Welcome back! Adventures and Forays. Ideas and Thoughts (say that ten times fast) discusses ideas for better use of public spaces in Lynn. DowntownLynn has the scoop on who and what is involved with the…

City Council 4-13-10

City Council Video from 4-13-10 Highlights: St. Pius CYO girls basketball team awarded for their performance this season Allcare VNA public hearing on proposed office building on a parcel in front of the MBTA garage Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Neighborhood Meeting with AllCare VNA 4-6-10

City Councilor Brendan Crighton and Council President Timothy Cahill called a neighborhood meeting with downtown residents on April 6th, following rising questions and concerns over a proposed office building on the grass MBTA lot in front of the parking garage. Also present were Shawn Potter and other Allcare representatives, Jim Cowdell of the EDIC, Jamie…

Highlights from Lynn Blogs

DowntownLynn has seen a lot of activity lately. Corey gives you his opinion on a new Allcare VNA building in DTL with this recent post. Other opinions follow in the comments. Do you know about the Lynn Home for Women? The Lynn Philanthropy Chronicle reports on the renovation of this “Hidden Gem in the Gateway…