Did you ride this Carousel?

6/26/17 Winn Hacket of the Little Theatre School on Lynnfield Street is trying to find out the local history behind this antique merry-go-round/carousel: “I bought Little Theatre School located at…

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June 20th is now Estelle Day

A community event in Lynn is not complete without an appearance by Estelle Revelotis, who manages to attend more things than most local politicians. Revelotis was recently recognized by Mayor…

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Flax Pond to Nahant

6/17/17 It’s not often you can see Nahant from Wyoma Square. To do so, you have to go up. From Irish Se7en Photography, taken with a drone yesterday, apparently before…

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5 Questions: Daniel O’Donnell

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – One of Ireland’s best loved artists, Daniel O’Donnell has announced that he will be returning to tour in the USA. The tour will see the record breaking chart singer play a more extensive concert tour than he did in October 2016, when he performed in venues…

Mad Men of Lynn Book Party and Reading

Sponsored The Madmen of Lynn; Writings from the Walnut Street Coffee Café book party and open mic will take place this Wednesday May 10, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Walnut Street Café in West Lynn.      The Beat Poet Lew Welch, in his poem “I Saw Myself” wrote “ I saw myself- a ring of…

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Film review by Steve Duffy – Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel Studios’ “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s…

5 Questions: Jennifer Holliday

Jennifer Holliday is scheduled to perform for nAGLY’s 25th Anniversary Concert at the North Shore Music Theatre May 13th 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Over thirty years ago, Jennifer Holliday’s show-stopping, heart-wrenching performance of the torch ballad “And I’m Telling You, I’m Not Going” in the smash hit Broadway musical, Dreamgirls,…

2017 All-City Art Show Now Open in LynnArts

5/3/17 The LynnArts Building of Lynn Museum/LynnArts was packed this evening for an opening reception of a show featuring artwork from Lynn Public School students of all ages, across the whole city. The annual opening reception for this show is so popular, there can be a bit of a line to get in. If you…

Sunset on the Waterfront, Open Space Plan at City Hall

5/2/17 Tonight while the waterfront discussion was happening, BlackKat Photography was at the waterfront photographing:   Tonight, they discussed the Lynn Waterfront Open Space Master Plan, the first in a series of public hearings on the matter, at City Hall. (Video forthcoming by Lynn Community Television.) There will be more access to enjoy such sunsets,…

Party for Lynn Author Vick Breedy at Visionspace

Saturday night in the Visionspace Gallery of Centerboard in City Hall Square, friends, family and supporters gathered to celebrate the birthday of Vick Breedy (pen name), author of the Bitter series. BITTER, Still BITTER, and BITTER Family Secrets are available on Amazon It was dubbed a “T” shirt party, as presale t-shirts were used as…

Special Mother’s Day Treats by Little Green House Bakes

Sponsored You can order from-scratch pastries now at www.littlegreenhousebakes.com A special treat just for Mother’s Day!! Little Green House Bakes has created the perfect treat for Mother’s Day, a cake for a brunch or a light dessert after a Mother’s Day meal. The cake is home-made with just the right amount of firmness offering a…

Photos of Khmer New Year Community Fair 2017/2561

4/20/17 The Khmer Cultural Planning Committee had its annual Khmer New Year Community Fair on the Common Saturday celebrating the year of the rooster, 2017, or 2561, Buddhist Era. LynnHappens arrived in the afternoon, not long before the 4U Band took the stage with their blend of traditional and western rock-n-roll influences. (Speaking of Cambodian…

A New Old Sign

That’s not a new shoe store coming to the Prime Building, it’s part of something else. More on that later, but couldn’t resist resurrecting the old Signs of Lynn for a beautiful piece of neon mid-restoration. By the way, more are coming. If you spot one, share it with #beyondwallslynn #beyondwalls and to contribute so…