From left, Cultura Latina Dance Academy members Brenda Mejia, Antonio Diogo, Ariyani Duverge, and Jeremy Reyes entertain the guests gathered for the opening of the Caribbean Memories art exhibition by the visual arts group, Garabato. The gallery, sponsored by North Shore Latino Business Association and Lynn Museum, is part of a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration.
Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival--Enguerrand David from Belgium who also calls himself David Mac is fine tuning a sand sculpture inspired by poets who called Boston home, Edgar Allan Poe and Ralph Waldo Emerson. Mac has visited Revere Beach to compete twice, winning first and second place prizes.
Jim Frawley of Peabody spends time at Pine Grove Cemetary along with his wife Gloria. In this photo he’s locating one of 4 gravesites they decorate with flowers in honor of relitives who were in the service. Jim’s second cousin, Arthur J. Frawley was a former Mayor of Lynn.
Ryan Hernandez of Lynn walks past the closed Lynn Public Library to do some shoveling in downtown Lynn. The storm forced the Library to close for the day.
(Photo by Jim Wilson)
Year in review: The year in photos
Lynn: Cobbet School players Addrian Pena, left, and Edwin Castro, right, foul Ford School player Isaiah Eze, middle during the Lynn Elementary School Basktetball Tournament played at the Sisson Elementary School.
Owen O'RourkeOwen O'Rourke is a staff photographer. Prior to joining the Item, he worked as a staff photographer for the North Shore Weekly Newspapers (now part of Gatehouse Media), and prior to that he worked as a staff photographer for Minuteman Publications in Lexington.
Spenser HasakSpenser Hasak is a staff photographer for the Daily Item. Prior to joining the photo staff in April of 2017 he was the newspaper’s editorial art director. When not taking photos for the Item and various other Essex Media Group publications, Hasak enjoys taking minimal and abstract art photos and has also been known to enjoy a nice landscape photo if the opportunity presents itself.