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

SPORTS
Coastal Carolina wins College World Series

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Coastal Carolina capitalized on two errors on the same play for four unearned runs in the sixth inning, and the Chanticleers won their first national championship in any sport with a 4-3 victory over Arizona. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Should either of these Dracut selectman vote on police matters?

DRACUT -- For eight months, Selectman Tami Dristiliaris, who is an attorney, has represented the wife of Deputy Police Chief David Chartrand in a civil lawsuit, while urging one of her fellow selectmen to recuse himself from votes regarding the Full Story
MOST RECENT
Kathleen Parker: Hillary and Liz -- double trouble for Trump

06/30/2016 08:59 AM EDT
WASHINGTON -- Watching Hillary Clinton beaming sidewise on stage as Elizabeth Warren taunted Donald Trump brought the Wrigley twin ditty to mind:Double your pleasure, double your fun, with double good, double good, Doublemint gum. 
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Change grant rules, reduce tuition costs
06/29/2016 10:23 AM EDT - USA Today reported in November 2014 that college tuition and fees have risen 1,120 percent since 1978 while during the same period, the price of food has increased 244 percent and medical expenses 601 percent. Full Story

Eugene Robinson: Brexit's cautionary tale for Trump supporters
06/29/2016 09:40 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- Here is the real lesson from the stunning Brexit vote: Throwing a tantrum at the polls is not liberating; it is self-defeating. Full Story

Peter Lucas: When Kevin White put up a great wall to my China trip
06/28/2016 02:09 PM EDT - They don't make political junkets like they used to. In fact, they don't even call them junkets any more, but "fact finding" missions or climatechange summits. Only last week it was announced that state Senate President Stan Rosenberg is participating in a weeklong climatechange swing through northern Europe looking at wind farms. Full Story

Peter Lucas: Idiot Caucus' antics evidence of its Mass. appeal
06/28/2016 02:16 PM EDT - Members of the Massachusetts delegation to Congress, in a display of strength and unity, have created their own congressional caucus. Full Story

Goldman: How bad is bad for Trump? Very, very bad indeed!
06/27/2016 09:49 AM EDT - By Michael Goldman So how bad is bad for Donald Trump? It's so bad that a bare majority of Republicans nationally (51 percent-48 percent) still want him to be their party's nominee in November, 2016 (CNN poll, 6/20/16). Full Story

GEORGE F. WILL: Britain's welcome revival of nationhood
06/27/2016 06:36 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- The Leave campaign won the referendum on withdrawing Britain from the European Union because the arguments on which the Remain side relied made Leave's case. Full Story

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Watch: First 'Sully' trailer shows Tom Hanks as Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger

'Sully’ trailer shows Tom Hanks playing Bay Area pilot struggling with aftermath of 'Miracle on the Hudson.’