PETER LUCAS: Christopher Columbus has a few bones to pick himself

Flying from Rome to Boston on Alitalia on Columbus Day, I fell asleep and dreamed that Christopher Columbus was seated beside me. Full Story
SATURDAY CHAT: Race for a seat in Congress could be a hot one

LOWELL - The intense Lowell election campaign that is now in its last 30 days may be a preview of what all Greater Lowell will be

experiencing next fall, as a number of candidates are exploring a run for Congress to replace Niki Tsongas, who announced early she would not be seeking a sixth term. Full Story

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Cox sparks Dracut High to impressive victory

10/17/2017 08:37 AM EDT
Meghan Cox notched 26 digs, eight service points and four aces while powering Dracut past Whittier Tech, 3-1, in a non-league girls volleyball match. 
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Durkin, Dracut top Chelmsford
10/16/2017 06:35 AM EDT - Leah Durkin scored the lone goal of the game Saturday to power the Dracut High girls soccer team past Merrimack Valley Conference rival Chelmsford, 1-0, on Saturday High schools Elsewhere in girls soccer play, Central Catholic blanked Needham, Full Story

For family, Dracut students, a life of stirring notes and lessons from ... 'Mr. Music'
10/15/2017 08:38 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The memories of the man for whom the Dracut High School stage is named have poured in all week through social media. Full Story

Dracut police search for robbery suspect
10/14/2017 09:16 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Police are searching for the suspect of a Tuesday armed robbery at a Hampson Street convenience store. Full Story

Dracut police search for armed robbery suspect
10/13/2017 11:00 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Police are searching for the suspect of a Tuesday armed robbery at a Hampson Street convenience store. Full Story

Dracut police investigating motorcycle crash
10/12/2017 07:44 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Thomas Salem was walking his dog Tuesday afternoon along Mammoth Road in Dracut when he heard a commotion. Full Story

Dracut police investigating Mammoth Road motorcycle crash
10/11/2017 03:47 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Thomas Salem was walking his dog Tuesday afternoon along Mammoth Road in Dracut when he heard a commotion. Full Story

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Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston split up

Taylor Swift decides Tom Hiddleston isn’t the one after all and hands him his walking papers.