Dracut's Kacavas catches praise

DRACUT -- Dracut High's version of "The Natural" may not possess the power needed to belt a climactic homer off a light tower and circle the bases amid a hailstorm of sparks, but good luck finding a more electrifying player than Kaylee Kacavas on a Full Story
Bruins square series with Wings

BOSTON (AP) -- Justin Florek and Reilly Smith scored in a three-minute span in the first period and the Boston Bruins evened their playoff series with a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the Game 2 on Sunday. Full Story
HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training

A HIIT session of 30 minutes or less has been shown to accelerate weight loss and boost metabolism, with one session helping your body burn calories for up to 24 hours after exercise. Full Story
Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly. Full Story
Battle Road Trail, Concord

In a grassy field in Concord, where Old Bedford Road and Lexington Road intersect, John Meriam's worn Colonial home has persevered for three and a half centuries. The house was witness to one of the first Revolutionary War battles, fought here on Meriam's Corner on April 19, 1775. Read More >>
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Basketball teams keep winning streaks going

The Dracut girls eighth-grade travel basketball team improved its record to 19-1 as the Lady Middies cruised past Salem, N. Full Story
The new man - Bishop Robert Hennessey leads Merrimack Region as Catholics celebrate Easter

By Debbie Hovanasian sunfaith@comcast.net LOWELL -- St. Paul wrote in his letter to the Corinthians "Faith, hope, love, abide these three. Full Story


SPAGHETTI DINNER: The Polish American Veterans Club, 201 Coburn St., Lowell, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 23. Benefits Lowell Hunger Homeless Commission. $5 per person, $12 per family.  Full Story

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This GM apologized for cursing out his opponents in front of a large crowd

TORONTO Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs. Several hundred fans gathered outside the Full Story