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Both sides of the pipeline debate met in Erving on Tuesday, with the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co.
Representatives from towns throughout Middlesex County are looking for answers on a proposed natural-gas pipeline through the region, and they're banding together to get them.
The impending retirements of two 34-year veteran firefighters and last month's departure of a fire captain for a job as chief in Ipswich has left the department with three large pairs of firefighters' boots to fill, Deputy Fire Chief Richard Patterson told selectmen Tuesday.
Kinder Morgan, Inc./Tennessee Valley Gas have proposed, with support from Governor Deval Patrick, other Massachusetts agencies and five other New England governors, to construct a natural gas pipeline from Richmond, Mass., to Dracut.
Yes, after two decades, all that talk about correcting a traffic nightmare that tortures commuters -- especially from Methuen, Dracut, Lowell, Pelham and other southern New Hampshire communities -- before they even get to sit in traffic on I-93 has finally resulted in action.
A Dracut police dog and the Massachusetts State Police Airwing were called in to help Lowell police search for a suspect who ditched a gun while fleeing on foot from an otherwise routine motor-vehicle stop Saturday night.
To halt the flow of natural gas through a proposed pipeline from Pennsylvania fracking fields through Berkshire County and Franklin County to Dracut, north of Lowell, opponents of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co.
Police say a barking dog woke up a resident of a home on View Street in Dracut early Friday morning just in time for that resident to see a man dressed in black run out of his home through a sliding door.
Lowell moved its fireworks to Saturday night, Pelham moved its fireworks to July 12, and Dracut has pushed its back until Aug. 28. The Lowell fireworks originally slated for Friday evening will be held at 9 p.m. Saturday at LeLacheur Park at 450 Aiken St. Admission to the stadium is free and gates open at 7 p.m. According to the National Weather ... (more)
Pat Worth stands with her dog in a pasture on her Greenfyre Farm in Royalston as her horses graze near the path of a proposed pipeline.
Survey crews working for Kinder Morgan subsidiary Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company will "begin preliminary survey activity along public roadways soon, and will potentially be in your area in the coming weeks."
It's a shame that a few clueless slobs can dash a summer of outdoor fun for the majority of skateboarders, but that's the case in Dracut.
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