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    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
    Skating room at a premium

    Bruins will be looking for a little more space in Game 2 today
    BOSTON -- The Boston Bruins' rink is 200 feet long by 85 feet wide, just like all the others in the NHL. 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
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    New Jersey woman sues to get '8THEIST' on her license plate

    A New Jersey woman who says she was denied a license plate referencing atheism filed suit this week, claiming her online application was rejected because it was deemed potentially offensive. 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 >>
    (Photo by Russ Carney)
    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

    This adorable baby squirrel is being nursed back to health

    A wildlife rehabilitation center in Washington, D.C., is caring for a baby squirrel that fell from its nest and landed on a concrete sidewalk 75 feet below. Full Story