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LynnHappens?

The short answer is, yes. The longer, but still simple answer, is that between attacks on the server hosting the site and some of my own mistakes, it’s been down more than it has been up, lately. Plus, I haven’t had the time to deal with making the necessary corrections. I may also need a…

LynnHappens is Back After Brutal Hack

9/3/18 As Labor Day Weekend comes to a close, I need to thank the team of folks who brought LynnHappens back from the grips of some nasty code that redirected visitors. The server, which I manage, was already hardened by a firewall and a monthly subscription to a security service. But there was a way…

LynnHappens is Back

3/27/17 TL;DR version: We were hacked. Now, we’re back. From the Editor – Things were going swimmingly, and then while on break during a photography gig Saturday I noticed LynnHappens was blocked by the firewall of the venue’s WiFi network for being, “Malicious.” (I didn’t think we were mean…) This happened once before, in October-November…

Sorry for the downtime. LynnHappens was hacked.

11.2.16 A message from Happens-quarters: A few days ago, the server hosting LynnHappens was compromised. Web-pirates (hackers) got through or around a two-stage login and server firewall. Nothing they did had any impact those who simply viewed LynnHappens. They, whoever they were, were likely aiming to use the server and/or vulnerabilities in the code that…

The Sun Sets on 2015

From LynnHappens editor, Seth Albaum – Keep reading to find out the most popular LynnHappens post in 2015. LynnHappens began in 2008 looking quite different and changed to this format July of 2009 as a place to connect area bloggers, post city council video and do a round-up of what bands are playing where in…

New Music in the Square: Fourshadow / Guns of Brighton

On the island-in-the-square in Central Square, Lynn – Bring a blanket, bring a chair, and join us for the season finale of New Music in the Square this Wednesday, August 26, 2015.   5:30-ish – Fourshadow plays rock/pop/alternative and features: Kevin Choi – Lead Vocalist/Guitarist Tyler Nam – Drummer Tyler Legare – Guitarist Darek Sin…

New Music in the Square: Wreck Shop & Tim Foley

  New Music in the Square is every Wednesday 5:30pm-ish to 7:30pm-ish. Check out the full schedule. This Wednesday, August 12th: Wreck Shop Movement / Tim Foley Bring a chair, a blanket, a friendly pet and enjoy. In this episode we have:           From the Wreck Shop Movement – Big Brotha…

New Music in the Square: Só Sol / Katy White

New Music in the Square is every Wednesday 5:30pm-ish to 7:30pm-ish. Check out the full schedule. This Wednesday, August 12th: Só Sol and Katy White Bring a chair, a blanket, a friendly pet and enjoy. Só Sol: Latin/Indie Jessica DaSilva – vocals, banjo, percussion John Garrett – vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, banjo Zach Bridges…

Up to our lids in it

[Editor] The building management and the Dunks at the corner clear the sidewalk. As for the trash can, it may be possible to turn the thing around and clear out the short side. Either way, not being able to reach the can doesn’t mean you can stick your trash in the snowbanks. It’s illegal, immoral…