Keeping Lynn Clean

6/12/18 Posting a little late, but there were crews of volunteers in yellow shirts cleaning up parts of the city on Saturday. See how to get inolved in this city-wide initiative below the photos. From the Keeping Lynn Clean facebook page – follow to get involved: Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Photos: The Real Program Celebrates New Home

On Saturday, The REAL Program, Inc. celebrated its new Payne Family Literacy House on Atlantic Street in Lynn with a block party, featuring performances, games and tours. …The REAL Program, a non-profit which works to address literacy issues by providing books, homework assistance, healthy snacks and dinners, enrichment opportunities, college campus visits and just plain…

Mame

Theatre review by Steve Duffy- Based on Patrick Dennis’ novel “Auntie Mame,” MAME tells the story Mame Dennis, a true American original—a sensational, inspirational freethinker who refuses to live by the rigid rules of 1920s society. She’s irreverent, irrepressible, and irresistible. And when she takes on the rearing of her 10-year-old orphaned nephew Patrick, she…

5 Questions: Judy Collins

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – To purchase tickets to see Judy Collins perform at the Lynn Auditorium on June 21st, visit www.lynnauditorium.com Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism…

WGBH: “Transit Oriented Development Comes To Lynn”

6/1/18 Story followed by a note from your LynnHappens editor – WGBH’s lastest story on Lynn, by Bob Seay, focuses on renewed efforts for transit oriented development in the city. READ AND LISTEN, HERE “A recent study Forman did of gateway cities, usually former industrial centers, found Lynn to have the greatest potential for housing…

American Animals

Film review by Steve Duffy – The unbelievable but true story of four young men who brazenly attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in US history. Determined to live lives that are out of the ordinary, they formulate a daring plan for the perfect robbery, only to discover that the plan…

5 Questions: Kaleigh Courts

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Kaleigh is excited to be making her national touring debut with Dirty Dancing! She will be playing Frances “Baby” Houseman. As a life-long dancer and music lover, she is excited for her two worlds to collide with Dirty Dancing. SD: What do you enjoy most about…

Lynn Community TV Wins National Video Award

Coverage of Beyond Walls Mural Festival earns LCTV award From Lynn Community Television – Lynn Community Television (LCTV) is proud to announce that they have won an award from the Alliance for Community Media’s Hometown Media Awards. This is the first national award for Lynn Community Television, Lynn’s community media center. The Alliance for Community…

EDGES takes the Arts After Hours stage June 1st through June 10th

EDGES opens at the Lynn Arts’ Neal Rantoul Black Box Theatre in the LynnArts building on Friday, June 1st at 8:00 p.m. EDGES is a song-cycle about four burgeoning adults asking classic coming-of-age questions. This charming, witty, and honest examination of adulthood explores what happens when we are teetering on the edges of our lives.…