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    Dracut votes to join dispatch center

    DRACUT -- Dracut became the second local community to opt into the Northern Middlesex Regional Emergency Communications Center on Tuesday, Sept. Full Story
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    Road trip takes River Hawks to Northern Ireland

    LOWELL -- Hockey East leader UMass Lowell will be hitting the road this weekend. And a long journey it will be, laddie. Full Story
    Healthy baby bolsters Dracut family's faith, hope and love

    DRACUT -- As Scott Middlemiss cradles his almost three-month old daughter, the strong bond between parent and child is evident. Full Story
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    Adele has already sold 2.3 million copies of disc

    DAVID BAUDER, AP Entertainment Writer

    NEW YORK (AP) - Adele's new album "25" has sold more than 2.3 million copies in the United States alone during its first three days on the market, a stunning number for a music industry that has seen sales steadily fall in the digital era. Full Story

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    Healthy baby bolsters Dracut family's faith, hope and love

    11/25/2015 07:33 AM EST
    DRACUT -- As Scott Middlemiss cradles his almost three-month old daughter, the strong bond between parent and child is evident. 
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    Dracut open house
    11/24/2015 09:14 AM EST - DRACUT -- Dracut High School will host an open house for incoming freshmen on Dec. 3 from 6-9 p.m. All grade 9 students enter the Freshman Academy where a personalized educational experience awaits them. Full Story

    Celebrating 30 years, Rev. Sylvia Robinson honored as 'loyal, protective and faithful'
    11/23/2015 01:43 PM EST - LOWELL -- Family, friends and long-time colleagues of the Rev. Sylvia Robinson gathered Saturday to celebrate the 30th anniversary of her ordination at the church where her ministry officially began -- Christ Church United in Lowell. Full Story

    Prostitution sting nabs local men
    11/23/2015 11:11 AM EST - BURLINGTON -- Men from Lowell, Dracut, Billerica and Acton were among nine arrested by Burlington police on Friday as part of an undercover operation aimed at stamping out prostitution, according to police. Full Story

    Bulk buy could save Dracut residents $125 on electric bills
    11/22/2015 09:04 AM EST - DRACUT -- Residents may see savings of $125 or more annually on their electric bills under the new municipal aggregation plan that will take effect in January. Full Story

    Vets thank Dracut restaurants
    11/23/2015 08:16 AM EST - The Franco American Veterans of Post 4 wish to convey their thanks to Bobola restaurant and Shaw's restaurant, both in Dracut, for allowing us to solicit funds for our organization. Full Story

    Gas pipeline application filed; would end in Dracut
    11/21/2015 06:37 AM EST - DRACUT -- Kinder Morgan officially filed its application Friday with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to build a 188-mile natural-gas pipeline from Wright, N. Full Story

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    Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'

    With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?