Thousand Hill Hosting Vinyl Lounge June 30

sponsored Thousand Hills will be hosting a vinyl event with the help of Brad Alderman from North Shore Piano Studio! Saturday, June 30, 9am to 1pm Land of a thousand Hills Coffee is located at 61 Munroe Street in downtown Lynn.  Bring your favorite records and play them in our Café! There will be a…

Battlebots at the Lynn Public Library Summer Reading Kick-off

6/18/18 An estimated 150 people came to the Lynn Public Library lawn Saturday to sign up for summer reading programs, enter a raffle for tickets to American Idol Live at the Lynn Auditorium, meet the WAAF Street Team and see a presentation by Battlebots. Team Brutus and Team Overhaul just returned from the Discovery Channel…

Dirty Dancing

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – We all know the story. Now is your chance to watch it come to live on the stage! It’s the summer of 1963, and 17-year-old Frances “Baby” Houseman is on vacation in New York’s Catskill Mountains with her older sister and parents. Baby discovers her own entertainment when she…

5 Questions: BeBe Winans

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Born For This brings the legendary artist’s story to life with acclaimed new music and lyrics by BeBe Winans that will have audiences on their feet. A wildly funny yet deeply emotional journey toward self-discovery, Born For This is the family-friendly and universal story for anyone…

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…