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  1. Peter Lucas: This Brady's (Helen) game plan sounds very familiarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Lowell Sun

    That is a picture of her and famous Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. And she has her arm around his shoulder.

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  2. Acton man charged with murder in scissors attack on fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Lowell Sun

    An Acton man accused of stabbing his father multiple times with scissors last Thursday now faces a charge of murder following the announcement of the 57-year-old man's death on Tuesday. The Middlesex District Attorney's Office and Acton police confirmed Wednesday that Benjamin DiCristina, 25, will be arraigned on a charge of murder in Concord District Court on Oct. 25 for the death of John DiCristina.

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  3. Acton man charged with stabbing parents, womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | Lowell Sun

    A 25-year-old Acton man who allegedly stabbed a 28-year-old woman and then both of his parents is being held without bail pending a mental-health evaluation and dangerousness hearing, and prosecutors say the suspect's father is not expected to survive his wounds. Meanwhile, prosecutors say the defendant's family sought mental-health treatment for him earlier on the day of the attack, but that the suspect was assessed at a local hospital and then released.

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  4. Nashoba Tech offers programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Lowell Sun

    Seventh-graders and eighth-graders from the school's district can sign up to explore nine possible career pathways offered at Nashoba Tech. They are: Arts, Design & Media; Automotive Services; Construction & Trades; Cosmetology; Culinary & Baking Arts; Engineering & Technology; Health Services; Marketing & Finance; and Research & Sciences.

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  5. Sharing skills with a new generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | Lowell Sun

    "We do badminton in school," she said. "One of the girls, first reaction was 'Isn't that old people's tennis?'" "I like the competition," said Raguraman, who fits eight to nine hours of training each week between her studies at Westford Academy.

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  6. Two men charged with Acton robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Two men were arrested after allegedly assaulting a man and stealing his cell phone and BB gun near the Concordian Motel on Hosmer Street shortly before 3 a.m. Saturday. George Niemi, 41, of Acton, and Joseph Manero, 20, of Fitchburg, were both charged with unarmed robbery, according to Acton police Deputy Chief Jim Cogan.

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  7. Teen suffers head injury after struck by car in ActonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    A 14-year-old Acton boy suffered a head injury after being struck by a motor vehicle in the area of 54 Hayward Road shortly before 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to authorities. The victim was treated at the scene by the Acton Fire Department and EMS before being flown by MedFlight to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Acton Police Chief Richard Burrows stated in an email.

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  8. Acton's Gouveia moves on to general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Acton's Tami Gouveia came out on top of a field of three Democratic candidates in the primary race for the 14th Middlesex District seat soon to be vacated by longtime state Rep. Cory Atkins. With all but Carlisle reporting, Gouveia received 4,082 votes.

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  9. Voters in the 14th Middlesex need Gouveia's leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    I confidently recommend Tami Gouveia as candidate for state representative. Tami is a progressive Democrat who is dedicated to bringing the voice of her constituents to the table and wants to use collaboration and respect to work toward solving the problems facing our communities.

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  10. Gouveia is a problem solverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Having served in local government, I have seen what motivates others to run for office. Some run for the power, some for the prestige, some for the financial opportunities to which elective office can lead.

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  11. Beacon Hill hopefuls vow to support roll call votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Fifteen Democrats running for legislative offices, all women, are pledging that if elected they will join what are typically Republican-led efforts to put lawmakers' votes on record. The two Senate candidates and 14 House hopefuls, all of whom are either running for open seats or challenging incumbents, posted a "#TransparencyPledge" on Twitter Tuesday in which they agreed to "stand for roll calls and to advocate for greater transparency and accountability within the Massachusetts Legislature."

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  12. Candidates in 14th Middlesex race focus on personal traitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    In a race where the three Democrats running for the primary largely agree on major issues, candidates for the 14th Middlesex District are focusing on the unique things they think they can bring to the Statehouse. For Benjamin Bloomenthal, of Acton, it's his years of budget and management experience and leadership roles in different areas of state government, first as an auditor and now as manager of federal programs for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.

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  13. LMACS accepting applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    LMACS serves Lowell-area youths between the ages of 16 and 21 who have left school before graduation or are at risk of dropping out. Graduates of the program receive a high-school diploma.

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  14. Busse is option to senator's 'socialist' ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    The good news is that the sanctuary amendment in the state budget has been voted out. The only vote in the Senate against taking it out was by Senator Jamie Eldridge, the amendment's sponsor.

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  15. Summer safety event in ActonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    The Middlesex District Attorney's Office is teaming up with the Acton Police and Fire departments to host a summer safety event Friday, July 27. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at NARA Park, located at 25 Ledge Rock Way, in Acton. District Attorney Marian Ryan is scheduled to issue a water safety advisory at 11:45 a.m. A simulated drowning and rescue demonstration will begin at noon.

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  16. 3rd District Dems spar in cagey and frantic debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    All 10 Democrats in the 3rd Congressional District crammed onto a community center stage Monday night, so close their elbows were touching, for a forum that was crowded, rushed, and, at points, strange. Two-thirds of the way through the evening's allotted time, each candidate had only answered two questions.

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  17. Pony up 40 bucks and ride a horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Ken Mierz, of Westford, makes sure his sons, Cameron, 7, and Connor, 12, as well as Lindsay Holden of Concord, are ready to ride. SUN PHOTOS BY SCOTT SHURTLEFF Bobby's Ranch in Westford is one of the last remaining places in the area where people can rent a horse by the hour and get a guided tour along gentle trails through shady forests and greener pastures.

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  18. Quite the Discovery in ActonRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Discovery Museum in Acton, and the outdoor activity tree house. Nyla John, 7, of Chicago, serves plastic food to her mother Sheryl John in Bessie's Diner, a miniature diner that's part of the model train depot.

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  19. Quite the Discovery in ActonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    But at the Discovery Museum in Acton, kids are enchanted, lively and curious as soon as they walk through the doors. "We want them to touch everything and feel empowered to go home and do the same thing or try new things," said Ann Sgarzi, the museum's director of marketing.

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  20. Wish Boutique celebrates first anniversary with Fashion ShowRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    "Can we pretend that airplanes in the night are like shooting stars? I could really use a wish right now. ... And all the glitz and the glam and the fashion.

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