LETTER TO THE EDITOR Jesus' birth is the reason for Christmas

In a recent letter to the editor, F. Nowak of Lowell asks: So what are children being taught to celebrate on Christmas Day? Full Story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR Patriot proud to have served
To the Citizens of Dracut: We are proud to have been your emergency ambulance provider for the last 18 years; it has been our honor to serve you. Full Story

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NBA fines Rockets' Green $25K, Celtics' Morris $15K

NEW YORK (AP) - The NBA has fined Gerald Green of the Houston Rockets $25,000 for shoving an opponent and Marcus Morris of the Boston Celtics $15,000 for verbally abusing an official. Full Story

Scholarship telethon kicks off Wednesday

DRACUT -- After a record-setting telethon last year, the Dollars for Scholars Dracut Scholarship Foundation is now gearing up for its 35th annual telethon. Full Story
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Peter Lucas: Netflix may have a sequel with Warren's story

03/20/2018 07:56 AM EDT
U.S. Sen Elizabeth Warren should get Netflix to do a documentary on her just like it is doing on Rachel Dolezal. 
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Marisa DeFranco: Unequal treatment of teen delinquents is the problem
03/19/2018 07:31 AM EDT - Second of two parts This is a story of how the political indulgence of violence has brought bloodshed to our formerly safe spaces of schools, movie theaters and offices. Full Story

Kathleen Parker: Trump's believe it or not
03/19/2018 07:31 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- In a rare expression of self-awareness, President Trump admitted -- nay, boasted -- that he just makes stuff up. Full Story

The real Down syndrome 'problem'
03/18/2018 09:52 AM EDT - Iceland must be pleased that it is close to success in its program of genocide, but before congratulating that nation on its final solution to the Down syndrome problem, perhaps it might answer a question: What is this problem? Full Story

Kathleen Parker: Hillary, stop. Please. The election's over. You lost.
03/16/2018 07:17 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- She can't let go. She can't stop talking about what happened. She wrote an entire book about it. Full Story

Peter Lucas: WWII finally comes to a close for Greece, Albania
03/16/2018 07:16 AM EDT - World War II is finally coming to an end in the Balkans. That is because the Greeks are retrieving the remains of some 8,000 soldiers haphazardly buried in bordering Albania during severe winter fighting against Italian invasion forces in Full Story

Tillerson's insubordination meant he had to go
03/15/2018 07:23 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- There are many reasons Rex Tillerson's tenure as secretary of state was a failure, from his notorious isolation from his subordinates to his failure to help quickly staff the political 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.