Coming up at the Lynn Museum

It’s time for History and Hops! Please join us  Thursday, September 5th 6:30pm-9:30pm As always, there will be lots of breweries, great music, foods, specialty tables, a 50/50, and some…

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Lynn Votes: Local results are in

This is how Lynn voted on November 2nd, 2010. Results have been provided by the City Clerk’s Office. To see a breakdown of results statewide, LynnHappens recommends Boston.com’s election page for its excellent maps of town-by-town results. Itemlive.com also has an election coverage page. Election Results from the City Clerk’s Office Election Summary Report STATE…

School Committee 10-28-10

Editor’s note: Lynn Happens wishes it had the time and human capital to cover every School Committee meeting. This one in particular was covered, largely due to the chatter of area blogs and on Facebook Wednesday, overwhelmingly in support of the Ingalls School Farm run by The Food Project. A vote on renewing The Food…

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…