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  1. Murphy the new offensive boss at Holy CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    After all, since leaving Dracut High, where he coached from 2004-07, Murphy has coached at Harvard, Bryant, Saint Anselm, Tufts and now Holy Cross. The longest Murphy has coached anywhere is eight seasons when he was the head coach at Saint Anselm in Manchester, N.H. "I've never worried about the next job.

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  2. Open invite to retireesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Lowell Sun

    The Learning in Retirement Association at UMass Lowell invites anyone retired or semi-retired to consider joining the association this fall. Their curriculum committee has lined up an array of courses for the fall semester: Healthy Aging; Globalization and All That; Immigrant Stories; Money Matters in Retirement; Great Decisions: Foreign Policy Discussions; Election 2018; Art and Music: Concerts, Lectures, Museum Visits; and Book Discussions.

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  3. Sargent (3 TD's) lifts Ayer ShirleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Lowell Sun

    Lucas Sargent rushed for three touchdowns while leading Ayer Shirley to a 38-12 victory over Southbridge in a non-league Central Massachusetts football game Friday night. The Panthers took charge early.

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  4. Free screening of documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Lowell Sun

    The final free screening of the "Days of Division" documentary will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 7. The documentary, which covers the controversy surrounding the location of the new Lowell High School, will be screened at 10 a.m. at the Tewksbury Public Library, located at 300 Chandler St. Following this last free screening, the documentary, created by Raysam Donkoh-Halm, will be available for rent. To RSVP for the screening, visit www.tewksburypl.org .

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  5. Picard, Lowell Catholic down Matignon; Westford collects two Dual County winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Lowell Sun

    Junior Timmy Picard led the way with 32 points as Lowell Catholic defeated Matignon, 170-101, in a Catholic Central League golf match at Newton Country Club. Elsewhere, Littleton topped Tyngsboro for its second win in as many days.

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  6. Townsend, Ayer first responders get grant fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Lowell Sun

    Two area fire departments will receive parts of a $4.5 million federal grant aimed at better educating, training, and equipping first responders, according to Sen. Elizabeth Warren's office. Ayer is slated to get more than $23,000 dollars to go toward driver training for operators of department vehicles, while Townsend will get more than $53,000 to train paramedics.

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  7. Ghosts knock off Concord-CarlisleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Lowell Sun

    Riley Rohlfs scored 20 points as Westford Academy beat Concord-Carlisle, 98-84, in a Dual County League golf match at Nabnasset Lake Country Club. Ethan Dolan was low man for Littleton as he posted a 2-over par score of 37 at Settler's Crossing in Lunenburg.

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  8. Loaves and Fishes revamp home to help improve serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Lowell Sun

    Coming home is always a relief but for Loaves and Fishes it is a relief that extends beyond the home's occupants. For the 800 families who rely on the groceries and toiletries that the Devens-based food pantry offers, Loaves and Fishes' return to the neighborhood is welcome news.

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  9. State works to start automatic voter signupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 26 | Lowell Sun

    Local city and town clerks are looking for guidance as the state develops methods and regulations to automatically register eligible voters in time for the 2020 presidential elections. "I think it's going to unfold as we get closer," said Fitchburg City Clerk Anna Farrell.

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  10. Netflix may be filming in Ayer, LancasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Lowell Sun

    Filming of a new Netflix series or movie could soon be underway throughout Lancaster as the town has entered into negotiations with the video-streaming service to serve as the backdrop for one of its newest programs. Specifics on what Netflix plans to be filming is still unknown, though several town officials said Monday that discussions with the company have been ongoing.

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  11. Man with ties to Fitchburg, Ayer, Townsend on most-wanted listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 23 | Lowell Sun

    A man with ties to Fitchburg, Ayer and Townsend was added to the Massachusetts State Police most-wanted list Thursday. Kevin Hamel, 49, is wanted on one count of kidnapping, one count of assault and battery on a household member, two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and four counts of vandalizing property, according to State Police.

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  12. Boards tackling sidewalk safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | Lowell Sun

    The Board of Selectmen and the Planning Board met in joint session Monday night to discuss a priority list of local streets that need a face-lift or a complete makeover or both, focusing for now on creating a safe, ADA-compliant sidewalk network from Valley View Way in the village area to the town's two schools: Lura A. White Elementary School and Ayer Shirley Regional Middle School. Montachusett Regional Planning Commission staffers Sherri Bean and John Hume have been working with the town to come up with a draft plan that lays out the envisioned work and includes rough cost estimates for each of the 14 projects on a prioritized list.

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  13. Shirley boards tackling sidewalk safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    The Board of Selectmen and the Planning Board met in joint session Monday night to discuss a priority list of local streets that need a face-lift or a complete makeover or both, focusing for now on creating a safe, ADA-compliant sidewalk network from Valley View Way in the village area to the town's two schools: Lura A. White Elementary School and Ayer Shirley Regional Middle School. Montachusetts Regional Planning Commission staffers Sherri Bean and John Hume have been working with the town to come up with a draft plan that lays out the envisioned work and includes rough cost estimates for each of the 14 projects on a prioritized list.

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  14. Sex offender from Ayer accused of campground sexual assault in 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    A man listed as a registered sex offender in Massachusetts has been accused of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old child at a New Hampshire campground nearly a decade ago. Police in Hancock say 65-year-old Dale Earl Cole, of Ayer, Massachusetts, faces three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault.

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  15. EDITORIAL: Time to see fiscal sense in regional dispatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    And while it's reasonable for some Chelmsford police officers and town residents to question the wisdom of joining a regional dispatch center, the rational conclusion suggests that a community should never squander an opportunity to reduce costs while enhancing services. That's what Town Manager Paul Cohen says will occur if Chelmsford joins Dracut and Tewksbury as part of the Northern Middlesex Regional Emergency Communications Center, which will be housed in a state-of-the-art facility built in Tewksbury.

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  16. What are you waiting FORE?! Making the circuit of local public golf coursesRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    With greens the size of a Costco, Red Tail presents a challenge for even the most serious golfer. This is the sixth hole.

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  17. Ayer, Shirley women face drug-distribution chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    A months-long investigation by Littleton police, with assistance from Ayer police, led to a 40-year-old Shirley woman being charged with trafficking cocaine, and a 47-year-old Ayer woman being charged with drug distribution, according to police. Littleton police said the arrests were the result of an investigation into drug activity at 188 Littleton Road, in Ayer -- a home located close to the town line.

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  18. Fire damages Ayer electrical plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    Fire Chief Robert Pedrazzi said the department received an automatic alarm call from New England Hydro-Transmission Electric Company, Inc., at 9:58 a.m. "A failure in one of the bushings that was covered in oil, that's attached to outside of the building, broke off and fell to ground and caught fire," he said. He did not identify what specific piece of equipment burned.

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  19. Ayer, Shirley women face drug chargesRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    A months-long investigation by Littleton police, with assistance from Ayer police, led to a 40-year-old Shirley woman being charged with trafficking cocaine, and a 47-year-old Ayer woman being charged with drug distribution, according to police. Littleton police said the arrests were the result of an investigation into drug activity at 188 Littleton Road, in Ayer -- a home located close to the town line.

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  20. Harrington endorses Green in 3rd District raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    State Rep. Sheila Harrington endorsed fellow Republican Rick Green in his bid for the 3rd Congressional District, the Green campaign announced Monday. Green is the co-founder of 1A Auto and, as a Pepperell resident, a longtime constituent of Harrington's 1st Middlesex District.

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