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Lowell mayor forms downtown task force
Mayor Rodney Elliott has formed the task force on economic development of the downtown the City Council requested he create to generate ideas to boost the city's central business district.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Barrow resigns, alleges faculty exodus and lack of support at UMass Dartmouth
"Why are so many of the institution's most successful faculty all deciding to leave at the same time?" That's what UMass Dartmouth professor Clyde Barrow asks in a public resignation statement titled "The Book of Exodus" that he submitted to the provost Monday.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
The recent Lowell Memorial Auditorium performance of the "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show" -- a recreation of the legendary Las Vegas impromptu stage gatherings of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Joey Bishop -- was a hit, with the audience lapping up the songs and off-color humor of the 1960s.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Chelmsford's Tice breaks hits record at Saint Michael's
Senior Alec Tice became the Saint Michael's College baseball program's all-time hits leader, as the Purple Knights split a doubleheader with Assumption College at Bryant University.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Lowell coupon-clipper looks to turn saved cash into community contribution
Shayna Carney has a Sunday routine. She starts her day with a trip out for coffee, then picks up two or three coupon-laden newspapers.
The San Francisco Foghorn
Between the Lines: USF Hosts Writers Festival
Up-and-coming writers gathered to read from selected events at the University's Emerging Writers' Festival last week.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Motley Fool
Is Canadian Pacific About to Raise Its Dividend?
It was a cold, snowy day in January, but at Canadian Pacific's Calgary head office the atmosphere was anything but chilly.
Hellebuyck nets award
Former UMass Lowell goaltender Connor Hellebuyck was named the winner of the inaugural Mike Richter Award as the most outstanding goaltender in NCAA men's hockey.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
136th AES Convention In Berlin To Present Project Studio Expo
The 136th Audio Engineering Society Convention will feature the European premiere of Project Studio Expo , which will take place on Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27. PSE, which has been a well-attended event at the last two AES Conventions in the U.S., offers a venue for focusing on some of the most timely and relevant areas of interest ... (more)
M2D2-based startup awarded $17 million in equity funding
A medical-device startup developed within UMass Lowell's M2D2 community said this week that it has landed $17 million in equity funding.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Online Program Development Expands in UMass System
UMassOnline provides marketing, technology and other support services for online programming originating from the five UMass campuses.
ELECTION BOUNCE: Already Mr. Rosa is throwing his weight around Town Hall with demands.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
College acceptances have arrived so now it's decision time
First the essays were written. Then the mailbox was staked out. Finally, the letters were opened.
Nashoba Publishing Online
Two interviewed for town accountant job
The chosen candidate will replace Gene Ferrari, who left the position in March to take a job working for the town of Gardner.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
A people's struggle, told through Cambodian arts
UMass Lowell's "Celebrate Cambodian Arts" festival on Thursday joined humanitarian concerns with entertainment and was a model for the university's role in bringing its members together with the surrounding community.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Women in Command: Creating a connection
When a city kid eagerly waits hours to show Deputy Superintendent Nora L. Baston a report card, it's a great day at the office.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Divers come up empty in river search
The Lowell Fire Department's dive team did not find anyone in the Merrimack River off Pawtucket Street after receiving a report Friday morning of a walker and a blanket left on the southern riverbank, near the UMass Lowell South Campus.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Building Operating Management
Carpentry Manager - Facilities
Directly supervises carpentry and lock shop supervisors, directs, monitors and approves the actions of contractors and vendors.
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Thu Apr 03, 2014
The Daily Gopher
Adam Wilcox Snubbed From Hobey Baker Hat Trick
Despite a fantastic year between the pipes for the #1 team in the land, the selection committee left Wilcox out out of the running for the Hobey Baker Memorial award.