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    A vet's appeal to secularists: Let's enjoy Christmas freedoms

    As I sit listening to the beautiful music of this time of the year I find it difficult to believe that there is a secular movement in this country pushing for the elimination of any religious aspect to Christmas. Full Story
    Vocal minority does not represent Dracut
    The Sun has no compunction in using its editorial right to a free press when telling citizens of Dracut and other communities how they should vote or act on issues at any time. Full Story

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    UMass Lowell's hockey recruiting class sports players from Sweden, France

    LOWELL -- When Norm Bazin says UMass Lowell will go anywhere to find talented hockey players, he's not joking. Full Story
    DRACUT NEWS
    GOP to concede most local races, but will target Tewksbury/Dracut Senate seat

    BOSTON -- The state's political history being what it is, the Massachusetts Republican Party hopes to make modest electoral gains at the state level this year, favoring a targeted strategy rather than Full Story
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    Lightning advance to second round

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Ben Bishop stopped 34 shots and Alex Killorn scored with less than two minutes remaining Thursday night as the Tampa Bay Lightning advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 1-0 victory over the Detroit Red Full Story
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    Peter Lucas: Trump's wall might be obsolete before it's built

    05/06/2016 08:50 AM EDT
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    Al Prescott: More guns does NOT equal more crime
    05/06/2016 08:50 AM EDT - Recently, Lowell reconsidered its long-held position that law-abiding citizens should be denied unrestricted licenses to carry (LTC) a firearm. There seems to be a belief, espoused by both the police chief and The Sun, that "less guns equals less crime." Full Story

    Kathleen Parker: Cruz's precipitous fall from grace ... then out of the race
    05/06/2016 08:38 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- When Shakespeare wrote the "truth will out," he must have had Ted Cruz in mind. Cruz's truth -- or his true self -- has been leaking by steady drips ever since he began his candidacy, which was at approximately 12:10 p. Full Story

    Kathleen Parker: Cruz's precipitous fall from grace ... then out of the race
    05/05/2016 08:41 AM EDT - WASHINGTON - When Shakespeare wrote the "truth will out," he must have had Ted Cruz in mind. Cruz's truth - or his true self - has been leaking by steady drips ever since he began his candidacy, which was at approximately 12:10 p. Full Story

    MBTA Retirement Fund needs to come clean
    05/04/2016 10:06 AM EDT - It would be easy to shake your head and turn the page upon learning that the MBTA Retirement Fund (MBTARF) has nearly $859 million less than it needs to meet its obligations, as MBTARF Executive Full Story

    Peter Lucas: Baker's in tough spot no matter who wins presidency
    05/04/2016 10:08 AM EDT - Charlie Baker ought to consider fleeing to Canada if Donald Trump becomes president. Full Story

    Eugene Robinson: How does a Clinton-Warren ticket sound?
    05/02/2016 09:03 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- Running mates? It's not even May, and already we're talking running mates? Then let me toss Elizabeth Warren's name into the mix. Full Story