Daily Dish: 9/30/2014

09/30/2014 06:51 AM EDT
Mary Louise-Parker writing memoir Mary Louise Parker, the award-winning star of "Weeds," is writing a book about the "significant men in her life. 
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TV: the week ahead
09/29/2014 08:53 AM EDT - In Manhattan Love Story (Tuesday, 8:30 p.m., ABC), a romantic comedy on ABC, the gimmick is that you hear the inner thoughts of the two people we assume will fall in love. Full Story

SPORTS
Star guard th e talk of media day

WALTHAM -- Rajon Rondo is sticking to his story. The Boston Celtics' all-star point guard was front and center Monday during the team's annual media day at their training facility. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Dracut man's record-setting afro is the mane event

DRACUT -- Afro Man's super power was rooted in shear obscurity for decades. That was until four years ago, when Alan Labbe, a Woburn native and Dracut resident, began letting his naturally kinky hair grow . Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
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Wildlife populations plummet for 3,000 species

GENEVA (AP) — About 3,000 species of wildlife around the world have seen their numbers plummet far worse than previously thought, according to a new study by one of the world's biggest environmental groups. Full Story

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Dracut man's record-setting afro is the mane event

09/29/2014 07:42 AM EDT
DRACUT -- Afro Man's super power was rooted in shear obscurity for decades. That was until four years ago, when Alan Labbe, a Woburn native and Dracut resident, began letting his naturally kinky hair grow . 
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Dracut's Deanna Marion interns in D.C.
09/28/2014 06:36 AM EDT - WALTHAM -- Deanna Marion of Dracut, a senior at Brandeis University, is one of four students chosen to participate in the Ruderman Social Justice in Disability Scholars Program. Full Story

Lots remain at Dracut's newest development -- Great Woods(video)
09/27/2014 03:24 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Not so long ago, going to Great Woods meant hopping on I-495 and driving south for little more than an hour. Full Story

Iconic Dracut store is poised to reopen
09/27/2014 08:21 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The new co-owner of Billy's Variety store said he plans to pay tribute to the store's former owner, Billy Gauthier, in at least two ways: In name and in action. Full Story

Middies suffer painful MVC setback at home
09/27/2014 06:36 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The Methuen Rangers erased a 13-0 fourth-quarter deficit to upend the Dracut Middies, 14-13, Friday night at Dracut High. Full Story

Superheroes will race in memory of Dracut boy
09/26/2014 09:20 AM EDT - DRACUT -- If Edna Mode, the animated fashion designer from the "Incredibles," had created a superhero costume for 6-year-old Joseph Middlemiss, it would have featured a giant "J" on the chest -- and "No cape! Full Story

Enger, Dracut get through Tewksbury
09/26/2014 06:35 AM EDT - Brianna Enger scored 2 goals and had an assist as Dracut High beat Tewksbury, 3-0, in a Merrimack Valley Conference girls soccer game. Full Story

Crew makes 1,126-pound bowl of Hawaii rice dish

HONOLULU (AP) — A group is claiming a world record for a popular Hawaii dish, after putting together a massive bowl of rice, hamburger, eggs and gravy. Full Story
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Review: New feast of stories in Theroux collection

"Mr. Bones: Twenty Stories" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), by Paul Theroux The title piece of Paul Theroux's new short story collection, "Mr. Full Story
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Amanda Bynes arrested on suspicion of DUI

Say it ain’t so: The actress who seemed on the mend after rehab is busted in San Fernando Valley after stopping car in middle of an intersection.