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500 check out Nashoba Tech at Open House
At Nashoba Tech's recent Open House, Dental Assisting instructor Amanda Dangelo, far right, talks about the program with Westford residents, from left, Elizabeth Lavoie, Amy Martin and Nathan Martin, an eighth-grader who is hoping to attend Nashoba Tech next fall to study either Engineering Technology, Programming & Web Development or Machine Tool ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
By Chris Tierney By the time you read this today, the Tewksbury Redmen will probably be at Gillette Stadium taking on Plymouth South High School for the Division 3 championship.
Dracut student's Giving Tree branching out for global reach
From Dracut to China, the "Giving Tree" is branching out this Christmas to embrace both less fortunate local children and special-needs orphans on the other side of the world.
Dracut's McLaughlin needs a new lawyer
The next time disgraced former Chelsea Housing Authority director Michael E. McLaughlin walks into Suffolk Superior Court to face the state charges against him it will be with a new attorney.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Christmas spirit to soar in Dracut, Lowell
For the past 14 years, people of Greater Lowell have had a different option from Black Friday and tree lightings to kick off their Christmas season.
Memories make Christmas glow
Christmas has crept up on us so fast this year. As for decorating I'm a little behind.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Prosecutors: Driver of special-needs van was drunk before Billerica crash
As Melissa Rich drove a van with three special-needs adults to their Billerica group home, prosecutors at her trial allege the Dracut woman was drunk, talking on a cellphone and driving erratically when she went off the road, hit mailboxes and a utility pole before crashing into a River Road home two years ago.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
ANON ALCOHOLISM SUPPORT: For those whose lives are affected by another person's drinking; meets each Fri., 7-9:30 p.m. at Lowell General Hospital, Hanchett Auditorium, Varnum Ave., Lowell; each Sat., 9:30-11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception School, 218 E. Merrimack St., Lowell.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Vispoli Running for State Senate
"I am running for the State Senate because it's time to give the people of our district a break from compulsive tax increases and unresponsive government, these decisions have impacts that hurt our district" Vispoli said in his announcement.
The Swellesley Report
Wellesley School Superintendent Lussier profiled
WellesleyWeston Magazine's main feature in its winter issue is a profile of Wellesley Public School superintendent David Lussier , which covers his career history, including his work on the education front for the Clinton and Bush administrations.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Officials: Cable failure caused Dracut outage
The failure of an unspecified cable in their network caused nearly 2,000 customers of National Grid in Dracut to lose power for about two-and-a-half hours on Saturday morning, a spokesman for the utility reported.
Dracut police seek bank robber
Dracut police are asking the public to help identify a man who robbed an Eastern Bank branch on Broadway Street.
Foster's Daily Democrat
State trooper hurt in York crash
A state trooper is home today recovering from injuries after his cruiser was struck by another vehicle on the Maine Turnpike in York Sunday morning.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Ready to make spirits bright in Chelmsford
The lights have been strung, the hot chocolate is warming -- well, maybe not yet -- and spirits are ready to be bright in Chelmsford Center come Sunday evening.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Somerville waste company must
A Somerville waste disposal company must pay $90,000 as a result of a two-year investigation by the state attorney general's office into wage law violations.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Dracut qualifies for Pop Warner Super Bowl
The undefeated Dracut Pop Warner C Team has qualified for the Pop Warner Super Bowl national championships in Orlando, Fla.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Convict charged in Lowell break-in
Hearing a banging sound coming from inside her home, a terrified 22-year-old woman dialed 911 while hiding in the back of her parents' closet, as four men broke into the family's Mammoth Road home Friday afternoon.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
William Taylor sworn in as Lowell's new top cop
William Taylor, the new superintendent of the Lowell police, said today that one of his priorities will be to place more police officers on foot and bicycle interacting with citizens.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Mom overcoming abuse needs a holiday hand from Sun Santa
Last year, the hospital matched money raised, donating $109,000 total. This year's raffle is scheduled to run Dec. 6 to 17 at both the main and Saints campuses.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Horror rings out from Dracut man's news clips of assassination, which now need a home
It's a nearly perfectly preserved, 50-year-old collection of newspapers, magazines, and books related to the JFK assassination that Dracut homeowner Lenny Proposki completely forgot he still had.