(Charles Krupa)
5 places you might start seeing calorie counts

04/27/2014 12:12 PM EDT
Diners could soon see calorie counts on the menus of chain restaurants. But will they be able to get that same clear information at grocery stores, convenience stores, movie theaters or airplanes? 
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HIIT without hurt: Get fit with high-intensity interval training
04/14/2014 12:10 PM EDT - 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

SPORTS
Weber's World Series ring returned by fan of Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) -- A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Pipeline relay ends in Dracut, but natural-gas protesters vow to 'never stop'

DRACUT -- The statewide relay to oppose a proposed natural-gas pipeline ended in Dracut on Saturday, but protesters vowed to continue the fight, beginning with a rally at the Statehouse planned for Wednesday. Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
("Julia Malakie")
LIVE: Lowell Folk Festival returns for 28th year

LOWELL -- The Lowell Folk Festival, which draws thousands to the city for a three-day annual celebration of music and food, is now underway. Follow along on the action here and Tweet your thoughts and photos with the hashtag #lowellfolk.  Full Story
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Pipeline relay ends in Dracut, but natural-gas protesters vow to 'never stop'

07/26/2014 04:32 PM EDT
DRACUT -- The statewide relay to oppose a proposed natural-gas pipeline ended in Dracut on Saturday, but protesters vowed to continue the fight, beginning with a rally at the Statehouse planned for Wednesday. 
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Firm on track with new Dracut High
07/23/2014 07:34 AM EDT - DRACUT -- CTA Construction is making progress this summer toward meeting the company's contractual obligation to completing the new $60 million high school by Sept. Full Story

Dracut mom will 'Shave for the Brave'
07/22/2014 08:03 AM EDT - BOSTON -- The St. Baldrick's Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to funding childhood cancer research, announces its fifth annual St. Baldrick's 46 Mommas: Shave for the Brave event taking place at The Prudential Center on Sunday, July 27.  Full Story

Firm on track to complete new Dracut High
07/21/2014 10:36 PM EDT - DRACUT -- CTA Construction is making progress this summer toward meeting the company's contractual obligation to completing the new $60 million high school by Sept. Full Story

They're all winners when Dracut High plays KIDS
07/20/2014 06:37 AM EDT - Dracut High School recently hosted its annual Middies vs. KIDS football game. The game started three years ago, spearheaded by then-football player Zachary Bassett (Class of 2013). Full Story

Cyclist seriously injured in Dracut
07/19/2014 06:36 AM EDT - DRACUT -- A motorcyclist was listed in critical condition Friday night after he suffered serious injuries in a crash on Varnum Road, according to police. Full Story

Dracut man charged in cop's assault denied officer's records
07/19/2014 08:48 AM EDT - LOWELL -- A Lowell District Court judge on Friday denied a 64-year-old Dracut man's request for personnel records and any Internal Affairs reports for a Lowell police officer who was allegedly assaulted by Hossein Abolhassani during a routine Full Story

No ticket for Shrek over loud musical, chief says

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A musical being performed in a New Hampshire park has drawn some noise complaints, but the deputy police chief says he's "not giving Shrek a ticket. Full Story
Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin is starting her own subscription-based online network. The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" for the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate with her supporters, bypassing media filters. Full Story