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    What Democrats can learn from Emmanuel Macron

    WASHINGTON - Emmanuel Macron and President Trump don't agree on much. Macron is a globalist; Trump is a nationalist. Macron is a free-trader; Trump just imposed protectionist tariffs on steel and aluminum. Macron wants the United States to remain in Syria; Trump wants to get out. Macron wants to preserve the Iran nuclear deal; Trump wants to scrap it. Macron wants the United States to rejoin the Paris climate deal; Trump withdrew from the accord. Full Story

    Shocking new idea in parenting: Let kids be kids
    In case you haven't heard, there's a new concept that's gaining steam in parenting circles. It's called "free-range parenting. Full Story

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    Dracut hires a new director of student services

    05/21/2018 08:50 AM EDT
    DRACUT -- Dracut Public Schools has a new student services director. The School Committee last week appointed Kate Burnham unanimously, with a 5-0 vote. 
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    Dracut Water District raises commission stipends
    05/21/2018 08:15 AM EDT - DRACUT -- At its May 12 annual meeting, the yearly stipends for the three-member Dracut Water Supply District Board of Commission were bumped from $3,000 to $3,500. Full Story

    Dracut High School Honor Roll
    05/20/2018 06:36 AM EDT - High Honor Roll SENIORS: Nadya Apitz, Sarah Bazarian, Alyssa Bigos, Nicole Craig, Taylor Haire, Ezekiel Haradji, Jamiel Inocencio, Molly Jones, Monica Kong, Nidhi Patel, Camryn Santiago, Matthew Sideman, Mary Alice Trepanier and Skylar Unger. Full Story

    Last week, I received a phone call from Pat MacDonald who was looking for photos of her 82-year-old father racing at Dracut or Hudson Speedway. According to Pat, her dad, Robert Belanger, used to race at Dracut Speedway in the 1940s, and his car number w
    05/19/2018 06:35 AM EDT - According to a 2011 Sun article By Sam Weisberg, the fifth-of-a-mile dirt track was located where the current Lowell High School baseball field on Rogers Street is today. Full Story

    Police: Dracut woman ODs with child, 4, passed out in car in N.H.
    05/17/2018 08:41 AM EDT - DRACUT -- A Dracut woman was allegedly found unconscious from a heroin overdose in the driver's seat of a minivan parked on a Manchester road Tuesday morning with a 4-year-old passed out in the back seat. Full Story

    Dracut woman arrested in N.H. ODs with child, 4, passed out in car
    05/16/2018 08:08 PM EDT - DRACUT -- A Dracut woman was allegedly found unconscious from a heroin overdose in the driver's seat of a minivan parked on a Manchester road Tuesday morning with a 4-year-old passed out in the back seat. Full Story

    O'Brien thanked for service to Dracut
    05/15/2018 12:04 PM EDT - Dracut police Patrolman David O'Brien receives a proclamation from the state House of Representatives from state Rep. 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.