SPORTS
Upsetting result for Redmen hockey

BILLERICA -- Jeff Costanza didn't score a goal all season long. Last night, his goal in the 10th round of a shootout lifted the No. Full Story
HEALTH
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Young girl's story may lead Idaho to approve marijuana oil

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ten-year-old Alexis Carey has a rare but intractable form of epilepsy, Dravet Syndrome. Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
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New plane tracking to be tested after Malaysia jet mystery

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia will lead a trial of an enhanced method of tracking aircraft over remote oceans to allow planes to be more easily found should they vanish like Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australia's transport minister said Sunday. Full Story
ENTERTAINMENT
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Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies

In 1975, Leonard Nimoy published an autobiography with the defiant title, "I Am Not Spock" — an attempt to show the world he had many more facets than the pointy-eared character that had come to define him. 
SPORTS
Middies' rally falls short

The Dracut 8th Grade Boys Travel basketball Team lost another tight hard fought game. Down double digits early to Lowell, the Middies (2-8) stormed back in the second half to make this Merrimack Valley League rival game a close contest before losing 61-58. Full Story
LIFESTYLES
Celebrating all things Irish

March is the month when area residents pay tribute to Celtic culture and heritage
March is here, at last, with its shamrocks, shillelaghs and Irish shenanigans. But it's not all about corned beef and green beer either. Full Story
COMMUNITY
WHAT'S HAPPENING

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Joint birthday party for NY couple married 82 years

SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. (AP) — A husband and wife thought to be one of the oldest married couples in New York have celebrated their birthdays — and their combined ages will be 212. Full Story
15 artworks stolen from Chinese museum south of Paris

PARIS (AP) — French cultural officials say 15 pieces of art have been stolen from a Chinese museum south of Paris, including a replica crown of the King of Siam given to France's emperor in the mid-19th century. Full Story