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City of Lynn salutes Dominican flag

Jordin Reyes, 13, of Lynn finds himself underneath a large Dominican Republic flag as a gust of wind inflates it during the Dominican Republic flag-raising ceremony at Lynn City Hall on Thursday. (Spenser R. Hasak)
LYNN — A hearty and exuberant group of Dominicans flocked to City Hall Thursday, singing songs and cheering, to celebrate the 176th anniversary of the Caribbean nation.  The annual flag-raising ceremony, which took place in the swirling wind outside the building, first began in 1992. From the time Jose Luis Martinez began the festivities inside…

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