DA, chief see merit in novel criminal justice approach
By Andy Metzger STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- A new approach that moves the justice system for some crimes out of the courtroom and into consensus building circles has the backing of a police chief and the top prosecutor in the state's Full Story
Dracut 'superstar' DPW chief to retire
Town manager: 'I would put Mike up against any DPW director I have known, I have seen, I have met in my 25 years of public service.'
06/28/2016 07:56 AM EDT
DRACUT -- For the past two decades, life has flowed smoothly through Dracut -- everything from traffic to sewage -- in large part because Michael Buxton and his crew cleared the way. Full Story
One of Dracut's longest-serving employees to retire
06/28/2016 01:57 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Mike Buxton, director of the Department of Public Works and one of Dracut's longest serving town employees, will retire at the end of the month. Full Story
This old Dracut house could be yours -- if you pay to move it
06/24/2016 06:36 AM EDT - DRACUT -- In the market for a white Victorian mansion? It's a little bit of a fixer-upper, but you'd be hard-pressed to beat the price -- possibly free -- of the former Fox family farmhouse on Broadway Road. Full Story
No one hurt in 3-vehicle crash involving school bus
06/21/2016 05:59 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut police say no one was injured in a three-vehicle crash involving a school bus at Bridge and Pleasant streets on Tuesday. Full Story
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Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift pal, blasts Kanye West's 'snuff film' video
Lena Dunham spoke out against Kanye West's new music video for his song 'Famous,' saying its depictions of Taylor Swift and other sleeping nude female celebrities recalls a 'snuff film' and is harmful to teenage girls and other women.