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  1. Will Sal Lupoli want to build big slice of Lowell's Hamilton Canal pie?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lowell Sun

    The Hamilton Canal District needs a new developer, and one of the area's most prominent thinks he might be able to make the massive project a reality. Sal Lupoli, known for both his Sal's Pizza empire and for his success redeveloping a sprawling Lawrence mill complex, toured the Hamilton Canal District Tuesday and said he'd set a follow-up meeting with city officials to get more information.

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  2. Pizza King tours Hamilton Canal districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lowell Sun

    The Hamilton Canal District needs a new developer, and one of the area's most prominent developers thinks he might be able to make the massive project a reality. Sal Lupoli, known for both his Sal's Pizza chain and for his success redeveloping a sprawling Lawrence mill complex, toured the Hamilton Canal District Wednesday and said he'd set a follow-up meeting with city officials to get more information.

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  3. Peter Lucas: Globe carrying torch for 2024 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lowell Sun

    Backers of Boston 2024 ought to make buying the Boston Globe building a part of their latest plan to win the Olympic Summer Games for Boston. Purchase of the Morrissey Boulevard building in Dorchester, which is up for sale, would allow the leaders of Boston 2024 to use the centrally located facility as its official, rather than its assumed, Olympic headquarters.

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  4. Boston 2024 releases summer games blueprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Lowell Sun

    Updated plans for a Boston-based summer Olympics games in 2024 include $2 billion in transportation infrastructure improvements, a 69,000-seat temporary stadium, and a village near Carson Beach in South Boston that would include 17,000 beds for athletes. According to Boston 2024, which is unveiling its latest plans Monday, the infrastructure improvements are "already planned and funded" by the state but will "also enhance the experience" the Olympic games.

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  5. Regional teamwork called key to economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Lowell Sun

    Area municipal, business and educational leaders provided the state's housing and economic development secretary with input on the state's development plan at one of six such sessions held statewide Thursday. Secretary Jay Ash, who attended the full two-hour session at Middlesex Community College, will use suggestions at the meetings to shape economic development priorities on subjects including innovation, competitiveness, regulations, housing, and workforce development.

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  6. Lowell man critical in gas-station fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Lowell Sun

    A man is in critical condition after being badly beaten in an altercation at a gas station Thursday afternoon, Lowell police said. A 42-year-old man from Lowell was being followed in his pickup truck by another man he knew around 2:30 p.m., according to Lowell police Capt.

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  7. Boston providing free sunscreen at city parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Lowell Sun

    The city is installing 30 free sunscreen dispensers in five public parks this summer. Mayor Marty Walsh says Boston will be the first major Northeast city to launch such a program, which is also offered in Miami Beach, Florida.

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  8. Lowell in line for 3 Games eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Lowell Sun

    About a week after it was announced that Billerica would host shooting if Boston wins the bid for the 2024 Olympic Games, officials with Boston 2024 said on Wednesday that Lowell would host fencing and taekwondo at the Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell. In addition, rowing events would take place on the Merrimack River, according to Lowell's state Sen. Eileen Donoghue, a Boston 2024 board member.

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  9. Man shot in Lowell as children play nearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Lowell Sun

    An unidentified 21-year-old Lowell man was shot three times at Eagle Park, at West Sixth and Jewett streets, on Tuesday evening as children shot hoops several yards away. Police rushed to the park at 7:07 p.m., when a 911 caller reported hearing three gunshots, and told dispatchers there appeared to be a man in the park who was injured, according to police radio broadcasts.

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  10. Man shot in Lowell as children play nearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Lowell Sun

    An unidentified man who appeared to be in his 20s was shot twice in Eagle Park, at West Sixth and Jewett streets, on Tuesday evening as children played shot hoops several yards away. Police rushed to the park at 7:07 p.m., when a 911 caller reported hearing three gunshots, and told dispatchers there appeared to be a man in the park who was injured, according to police radio broadcasts.

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  11. Gender-bending 'Victor/Victoria' on now in OgunquitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Lowell Sun

    To celebrate that anniversary, Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine, mounts a full-scale glamorous production of the musical comedy June 24-July 18, complete with the original Broadway and touring sets designed by Robin Wagner and costumes by Willa Kim. Set in 1934 Paris in all its glitzy glory, Victor/Victoria tells the story of Victoria, played by Lisa Brescia, a down-on-her-luck nightclub singer in search of a job.

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  12. Boston council holding hearing on city's 2024 Olympics bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Lowell Sun

    A special City Council panel overseeing Boston's 2024 Summer Olympics bid will be looking at venue locations and financing for the international event. Organizers say they will provide more details about costs and the event's two central facilities: the Olympic stadium and athletes' village.

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  13. Gov juices Lowell Judicial Center with $5.9M design promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Lowell Sun

    A major boon for the Hamilton Canal District arrived Friday in the long-anticipated commitment from the state for a new courthouse complex at the massive site. Gov. Charlie Baker's capital spending plan released Friday includes funding for the new building, which would be built at a vacant southern corner of the 14-acre property.

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  14. State works to address lifeguard shortage as swim season nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Lowell Sun

    With schools emptying out and summer around the corner, the state is "actively addressing" a shortage of lifeguards at state-managed swimming spots, according to the state's top environmental official. "Ultimately our goal is to not have one facility close down," Energy & Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton told the News Service Friday.

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  15. Ex-Lowell police chief sees state trooper kill knife-wielding man in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Lowell Sun

    A Massachusetts state trooper fatally shot a man who refused orders to drop a knife and made threatening gestures after a foot chase Friday along a busy road and popular riverside park near Boston University, the state police superintendent said. State police Col.

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  16. DCR chief confident swimming pools will remain open this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Lowell Sun

    With schools emptying out and summer around the corner, the state is "actively addressing" a shortage of lifeguards at state-managed swimming spots, according to the state's top environmental official. "Ultimately our goal is to not have one facility close down," Energy & Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton told the News Service Friday.

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  17. Markley closes on famed Lowell siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Lowell Sun

    Markley Group has closed on its purchase of the former Prince factory, where it plans to invest $200 million turning the building into a massive data center. The company announced the sale Wednesday, saying it has begun converting the facility off Gorham Street and will be able to start serving customers by Oct. 1. "In keeping with our philosophy of best-in-class offerings, the Lowell facility will be a state-of-the-art, world-class facility," Jeffrey D. Markley, Markley Group's CEO, said in a statement.

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  18. Time capsule set to return to StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Lowell Sun

    Masons pour a goblet of corn on the cornerstone as part of a ancient ceremony that was performed twice before in the 17 and 1800's, Wednesday, June 17, 2015, as a time capsule is returned to the cornerstone during a ceremony at the Statehouse steps in Boston. A a set of 2015 U.S. mint coins and a silver plaque added to its contents for a future generation to discover.

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  19. Markley seals deal for data center at former Prince plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Lowell Sun

    Markley Group has closed on its purchase of the former Prince factory, where it plans to invest $200 million turning the building into a massive data center. The company announced the sale Wednesday, saying it has begun converting the facility off Gorham Street and will be able to start serving customers by Oct. 1. "In keeping with our philosophy of best-in-class offerings, the Lowell facility will be a state-of-the-art, world-class facility," Jeffrey D. Markley, Markley Group's CEO, said in a statement.

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  20. Kerry to be released from hospital after broken leg surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Lowell Sun

    Secretary of State John Kerry was discharged from a Boston hospital Friday 10 days after undergoing surgery on a broken leg he sustained in a bicycle accident in France, and he declared he had not missed a tick on key foreign policy issues during his recovery. Kerry left Massachusetts General Hospital on crutches but under his own power.

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