La Fe Restaurant

Review by LH contributor Raul C. La Fe has two locations in Lynn: the first one is on Union Street, just a block from Walgreen’s, their second location is on the Lynnway. This is a small hole-in-the-wall kind of place, with limited seating (stools, bar style), so takeout is recommended. Prices are very reasonable and…

Fernando’s Restaurante

Review by Stacey For the first time in a while I found myself in my office at 23 Central Ave during lunch time. This is a rarity for me since my past months seem to be filled with turning over apartments or shuttling my daughter to and from activities.  I was craving a Chicken Caesar…

How Lynn Voted in the Special Senate Election

Election Summary ReportSPECIAL STATE ELECTION LYNN, MASummary For Jurisdiction Wide, All Counters, All Races 01/19/10 21:08:51 Registered Voters 49468 – Cards Cast 18610 37.62% Num. Report Precinct 28 – Num. Reporting 28 100.00% SENATOR IN CONGRESS Total Number of Precincts 28 Precincts Reporting 28 100.0 % Times Counted 18610/49468 37.6 % Total Votes 18606 SCOTT…

Meet the Metropolitan Area Planning Council

Residents of Lynn and other greater-Boston municipalities are invited to an open house on Wednesday, January 27, 2010 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the regional planning agency’s downtown offices, located at 60 Temple Place in Boston’s Downtown Crossing. The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), “…is the regional planning agency for the 101 cities…

Highlights From Lynn Blogs

The Lynn-side Edition has the scoop on tonight’s East Lynn Community Association Community Resource Fair and free H1N1 vaccinations at Temple Ahabat Shalom (LH is participating). realtyBS.com doesn’t mind the Walmart where it is on the waterfront, but would like to see it expand, along with other retail options. City of Lynn Concepts shares the…

Calligraphy in DTL, Learn from a Master of the Art

One of the unique activities offered at The Little Gallery Under The Stairs (TLGUTS) at 25 Exchange Street is a four week open-enrollment calligraphy course, taught by Michiko Imai. (artist’s web site opens in new window) Classes are held Mondays from 1 to 3pm and Saturdays from 8am to 10am. More information and online registration…

Parking Ban Lifted at 1pm

– This news comes straight from the City’s web site, where further snow emergency information is provided. – Share your storm photos! You can tag “LynnHappens” in your photos on facebook and open them to a wider audience. Don’t forget to also “friend” us over there. Be safe. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

ELCA Resource Fair January 6th

East Lynn Community Association presents a Resource Fair 6:45 – 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, January 6, 2010 Snow Date:  Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 (snow date effective if Lynn Schools closed due to snow on 1/6/2010 or if a winter storm is in effect) Temple Ahabat Sholom, 151 Ocean Street, Lynn Free to the Public          Light…

Sunday in the Snow

– Let’s celebrate the first respectable snow storm of the season with a series of photos. You can share your own (with photo credit, of course) by sending them into to LH using the email address provided here or through LynnHappens on Facebook. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Highlights from Lynn Blogs

– City of Lynn Concepts has been discussing urban planning and visions for Lynn since mid-November. This recent post deals with how to make the entrance to DTL more inviting by masking the unsightly MBTA garage. – Furthering the Downtown discussion, Corey Jackson’s latest “They’re Talking About Lynn” installment deals with what we may have…