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    Daily Dish: 11/20/2014

    11/20/2014 06:51 AM EST
    People names Hemsworth 'Sexiest Man Alive' People magazine has named Chris Hemsworth the "Sexiest Man Alive" of 2014, cheering the Australian actor's rise as hammer-wielding, bona fide hunk in the "Thor" films. 
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    Daily Dish: 11/19/2014
    11/19/2014 06:51 AM EST - Prague wall dedicated to John Lennon painted over Prague's colorful wall dedicated to the memory of John Lennon has been painted over, leaving just a single message: "Wall is over! Full Story

    SPORTS
    Thomas leads River Hawks to first win

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Freshman Jahad Thomas scored a game-high 17 points to lead the UMass Lowell men's basketball team to a 57-54 road victory over Sacred Heart University on Thursday night. Full Story
    DRACUT NEWS
    Dracut's four new officers boost force to 39

    DRACUT -- The four newest members of the Dracut Police Department include a Master of Science degree-holder, a former corrections officer, two active members of the Air National Guard and Army National Guard, a former Dracut High football and Full Story
    WEB EXTRAS
    Nominations sought for The Sun's Persons of the Year

    Nominations are now open for The Sun's 3rd annual Persons of the Year and High School Athletes of the Year in both male and female categories.

    In 2013, Market Basket CEO Arthur T. Demoulas of Tewksbury was named Man of the Year while Trisha Blanchet of Chelmsford, the founder of Operation Delta Dog, was named Woman of the Year. The Male Athlete was Chelmsford High School baseball and hockey standout Mike DeDonato; Karina Shepard, a Dracut High running star, Full Story

    MOST RECENT
    Dracut's four new officers boost force to 39

    11/20/2014 06:35 AM EST
    DRACUT -- The four newest members of the Dracut Police Department include a Master of Science degree-holder, a former corrections officer, two active members of the Air National Guard and Army National Guard, a former Dracut High football and 
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    Dracut's four new officers boost force to 39
    11/19/2014 07:09 PM EST - DRACUT -- The four newest members of the Dracut Police Department include a Master of Science degree-holder, a former corrections officer, two active members of the Air National Guard and Army National Guard, a former Dracut High football and Full Story

    Will Dracut get 2nd shot at farmland buy?
    11/19/2014 02:30 PM EST - DRACUT -- It's what 95-year-old Alden Fox most wants for Christmas, members of the lifelong resident's family told selectmen Tuesday night: a Special Town Meeting to offer voters a second chance to buy 27. Full Story

    With price cut, Dracut board weighs taking another shot at farmland
    11/18/2014 11:40 PM EST - DRACUT -- It's what 95-year-old Alden Fox most wants for Christmas, members of the lifelong Dracut resident's family told selectmen on Tuesday night: a Special Town Meeting to offer voters a second chance to buy 27. Full Story

    Man pleads guilty to OUI charges in Dracut crash that injured 2
    11/18/2014 06:29 PM EST - LOWELL -- A Haverhill man was sentenced to a year behind bars after he admitted he was under the influence of a bevy of prescription drugs when he hit another car on Route 110 in Dracut in 2011, seriously injuring two people. Full Story

    Bassett powers Middies
    11/15/2014 06:37 AM EST - SALEM -- Another Friday night, another jaw-dropping performance from Dracut High senior quarterback Tyler Bassett. Full Story

    Dracut resident helps lead police to two suspects
    11/14/2014 06:36 AM EST - DRACUT -- A Dracut resident who noticed two suspicious people shortly before he realized his home had been broken into Monday morning helped lead police to the suspects. Full Story

    Thai leader pats reporter on head, tugs his ear

    BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's military-installed prime minister, known for scolding journalists, is trying a new tack: patting their heads and tugging their ears. Full Story
    Met Opera ends season with $22 million deficit

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Metropolitan Opera says it has ended its 2014 fiscal year with a $22 million shortfall in its budget. Full Story