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    Gilbert Brown: Nuclear power holds key to clean energy in future

    I am often asked about the future of nuclear energy in the United States. Full Story
    Michael Goldman: The truth is 'so far so good' takes you only so far
    There is an old story of the optimist who accidently falls off the roof of a 28 story building. Full Story

    Dracut schools need major busing revamp

    08/31/2015 09:07 AM EDT
    It would be easy if the Dracut Public School System could Uber-ize its entire school busing operation -- maybe then it would have a chance to break even on its annual student transportation costs. 
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    Dracut softball champs
    08/29/2015 06:50 AM EDT - After a competitive year and some exciting playoff rounds, the 12U Dracut Lady Middies were crowned 12B Division Champions in the Middle Essex Softball League. Full Story

    Driving for charity
    08/28/2015 11:41 AM EDT - The annual Links Fore Recovery golf tournament supporting Zach's Team Foundation, which fights opiate addiction issues in memory of Zachary Gys of Lowell, was held at the Four Oaks Country Club in Dracut on Monday afternoon. Full Story

    Water rescue has them wagging on National Dog Day in Lowell
    08/27/2015 12:11 PM EDT - LOWELL -- Lowell firefighters and police teamed up with a feisty little dog that was stuck in Western Canal on Wednesday evening to create a heartwarming rescue story on the most appropriate day of the year -- National Dog Day.  Full Story

    Blues 'N' Brews rocks Westford
    08/25/2015 12:06 PM EDT - The Westford Rotary Club celebrated its 14th annual Blues 'N' Brews Festival at Nashoba Ski Area on Sunday, Aug. 22. Full Story

    Groton temple to break ground
    08/24/2015 10:56 AM EDT - GROTON -- Four thousand members of New England Shird Sai Parivaar of Chelmsford believe they can find God everywhere if they look at their environment closely. Full Story

    Proposed tax exemption could benefit small businesses
    08/21/2015 03:09 PM EDT - CHELMSFORD -- Small businesses with personal property assets valued at $5,000 or less could see a small amount of tax relief if fall Town Meeting approves a warrant article put forward by the Board of Assessors. Full Story

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    VMAs: Nicki Minaj fires back at Miley Cyrus

    After winning award for 'Anaconda,” Minaj challenges Cyrus, who responds by seemingly blaming the media for feud.