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    Saturday ChatPeople make Lowell better for all

    LOWELL -- Last week, I sat at a horseshoe-shaped table designed for 10-year-olds at the McAuliffe Elementary School in the city's Christian Hill neighborhood. Full Story
    Fred Simon 'all-around good guy'
    Fred Simon likes to tell people he's going in for plastic surgery on his face. When they ask him why, he says, "I have to change the way I look because when people see me coming, they run the other way. Full Story

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    In Dracut: Archinski, Forcier, Murphy, Volpe; yes on both overrides

    04/29/2016 09:34 AM EDT
    Competitive selectmen and school-board races, plus a pair of high-profile override questions face Dracut voters at the town's annual election on Monday, May 2. 
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    Dracut's Michael McNamara
    04/29/2016 06:39 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Michael McNamara took his last bow on the School Committee on Monday night, although no one who knows him believes this will be the end of his intimate involvement with the Dracut Public Schools. Full Story

    Retain Tony Archinski as Dracut selectman
    04/29/2016 09:41 AM EDT - Just about three years ago, I encouraged the voters of Dracut to elect Tony Archinski to the Board of Selectmen. Full Story

    White shines on mound as Dracut blanks Chelmsford
    04/29/2016 10:11 AM EDT - Ryley White went the distance on the mound, scattering 6 hits while striking out 11, as Dracut blanked Chelmsford, 4-0, in a Merrimack Valley Conference softball game. Full Story

    Dracut Farmer/Local Radio Host
    04/28/2016 07:19 AM EDT - DRACUT -- "Dr. Google" told Warren Shaw the discomfort he felt in his chest while power-walking on the treadmill a couple of weeks ago was likely heartburn. Full Story

    Dracut's Theriault fires no-hitter - and loses
    04/28/2016 06:37 AM EDT - In the case of Derrick Theriault, the term "hard-luck losing pitcher" is truly accurate. Baseball The Dracut High left-hander tossed a no-hitter, but the Middies fell 1-0 to Westford Academy and senior righty Colin Eddy. Full Story

    Fisher, Dracut shine
    04/28/2016 06:36 AM EDT - Becca Fisher netted 5 goals to help the Dracut girls lacrosse team earn a 10-4 non-league win over Greater Lowell on Wednesday. Full Story