Dracut lauded for electricity program

By Amaris Castillo acastillo@lowellsun.com DRACUT -- Dracut and several other towns have received an honor for its municipal aggregation program, Town Manager Jim Duggan announced recently in an email to the Board of Selectmen. Full Story
She's guilty of quilting excellence
By Amaris Castillo acastillo@lowellsun.com DRACUT -- As Helen Rosenberger descended the stairs into her basement one recent afternoon, a sign on a wall revealed the main purpose of the space: "Quilts this way," the sign reads, with an arrow pointing right. Full Story

SPORTS
For Jack Eichel, the money is secondary

North Chelmsford's NHL star close to signing big deal with Sabres, but he just wants to win
LOWELL -- Last season, his second in the National Hockey League, Jack Eichel was agonizingly close to earning a $2 million performance bonus. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Mediator may decide ex-Dracut chief's request for $8G in compensation

DRACUT -- Town Manager James Duggan and former Police Chief Kevin Richardson remain at odds over nearly $8,000 Richardson says the town owes him and now the issue is headed to mediation. Full Story
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Mediator may decide ex-Dracut chief's request for $8G in compensation

08/17/2017 01:54 PM EDT
DRACUT -- Town Manager James Duggan and former Police Chief Kevin Richardson remain at odds over nearly $8,000 Richardson says the town owes him and now the issue is headed to mediation. 
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Transfer policy roils Dracut PD
08/13/2017 06:34 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Town Manager Jim Duggan has placed a moratorium on lateral transfers to other police departments that use Civil Service, after several police officers wanted to leave town. Full Story

Dracut, NMCOG to provide answers on solar PV systems
08/08/2017 08:36 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The town has teamed up with the Middlesex Council of Governments (NMCOG) to clear up answers some homeowners with solar photovoltaic (PV) systems have through the development of a public educational and consumer protection program. Full Story

The Arbors at Dracut hopes to bring alternative for seniors
08/07/2017 08:05 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Living at The Arbors at Dracut for only a month, Ray Bedard said he really likes it so far. Full Story

Dracut fishermen hook another tuna (VIDEO)
08/03/2017 10:11 AM EDT - In 2013, Dracut residents Gregg Looney and Mike St. Jean caught a 920-pound bluefin tuna, with a story in The Sun bringing them international attention. Full Story

Coffee with cops (VIDEO)
08/02/2017 12:40 PM EDT - Dracut resident Carol Anderson talks with Dracut Police Chief Peter Bartlett, right, as the town's new top cop invited residents to join him and other officers for "Coffee with a cop" at Frobie's Cafe in Dracut. Full Story

Dracut High School's Middies of the Month end the year in style
08/02/2017 06:35 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Dracut High School recently announced its Students of the Month for April and May. Full Story

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