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    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

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    High school scores

    GIRLS SOCCER Lowell Catholic 7, Notre Dame Academy 0; Dracut 3, Tewksbury 0; Pelham 4, Conant 0; Gr. Full Story
    DRACUT NEWS
    SWAT team training in Dracut assists in suspect search

    DRACUT -- Dracut police used a reverse 911 call to inform residents of an attempted house break near the former town hall annex Monday afternoon since some residents were alarmed that NEMLEC SWAT team members helped police search for the suspect. Full Story
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    (Seth Meyer/AP)
    City to address violence near NH pumpkin fest

    KEENE, N.H. (AP) — Local police in New Hampshire are setting up a task force to investigate violent disturbances near Keene's annual pumpkin festival that led to property damage, dozens of arrests and many injuries over the weekend. Full Story

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    SWAT team training in Dracut assists in suspect search

    10/20/2014 07:03 PM EDT
    DRACUT -- Dracut police used a reverse 911 call to inform residents of an attempted house break near the former town hall annex Monday afternoon since some residents were alarmed that NEMLEC SWAT team members helped police search for the suspect. 
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    Two arrested in Providence shooting of Dracut man
    10/19/2014 12:41 PM EDT - PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Providence police have arrested two men in connection with the shooting of a Massachusetts man near some nightclubs. Full Story

    Dracut's taxable property values out
    10/16/2014 07:56 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The town has issued preliminary assessed valuations for all taxable residential and commercial properties for fiscal 2015, Chief Assessor Katie Roark announced. Full Story

    Dracut businessman dies on hunting trip
    10/16/2014 07:47 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Charles Toupin, one of 10 brothers and sisters who own and operate Toupin Enterprises, a prominent Dracut-based construction firm, died Saturday while on a hunting trip in a remote part of Idaho. Full Story

    Dracut releases FY '15 assessed valuations for taxable properties
    10/15/2014 08:11 PM EDT - DRACUT -- The town has issued preliminary assessed valuations for all taxable residential and commercial properties for fiscal 2015, Chief Assessor Katie Roark announced. Full Story

    Dracut seeks to save money after panel's violation
    10/15/2014 02:54 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Some time Wednesday, state Attorney General Martha Coakley may expect a call from Dracut Town Attorney Jim Hall on behalf of selectmen, seeking to buy some time and taxpayers' savings while rectifying the board's violation of the state's Full Story

    Old Town Hall razing Thurs.
    10/15/2014 12:50 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Old Town Hall will be torn down Thursday morning, Town Manager Jim Duggan announced Tuesday. Full Story

    Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
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    Museum shows Louis Armstrong photos by friend

    NEW YORK (AP) — Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Full Story