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    Emotions high at hearing for fired Dracut teacher

    BOSTON -- Behind the doors of the closed arbitration hearing, the raised voice of fired Dracut High School English teacher Robert Moulton could be heard often over the course of seven hours. Full Story
    SPORTS
    Cubs officially hire Maddon as manager

    CHICAGO (AP) -- Joe Maddon has been hired as manager of the Cubs after the team fired Rick Renteria. Chicago, without a World Series title since 1908, announced the hiring Friday about two hours after announcing the firing. Full Story
    HEALTH
    (Charles Krupa)
    5 places you might start seeing calorie counts

    Diners could soon see calorie counts on the menus of chain restaurants. But will they be able to get that same clear information at grocery stores, convenience stores, movie theaters or airplanes? Full Story
    WEB EXTRAS
    Organ transplants bring message: So many others can donate, too

    WORCESTER -- Being an organ donor can save a life. That was the message at a press conference Thursday afternoon at UMass Memorial Medical Center with two families whose loved ones have benefited from donations. Full Story
    ENTERTAINMENT
    BSO ensemble to join UML String Project

    LOWELL -- Lowell schoolchildren ages 8-10 who are learning to play the violin, viola and other stringed instruments through the UMass Lowell String Project will share the stage for the first time in the city with a Boston Symphony Orchestra chamber ensemble on Sunday, Nov. Read More >>
    SPORTS
    POP WARNER TEAMS IN PLAYOFFS

    Four teams from the Dracut Pop Warner Association have concluded their regular seasons and are moving onto the Merrimack Valley League playoffs. Full Story
    LIFESTYLES
    Club News

    Send information for this listing 10 days in advance of publication to: Club News, Lifestyle Department, The Sun, 491 Dutton St. Full Story
    COMMUNITY
    Dedication offers new look at Dracut High

    BY JOHN COLLINS The Valley Dispatch DRACUT-- The formal dedication of the newly expanded and renovated Dracut High School on Tuesday, Oct. Full Story
    Kristin Scott Thomas to play UK queen onstage

    LONDON (AP) — Kristin Scott Thomas is about to don Helen Mirren's tiara. Producers announced Friday that Scott Thomas will star as Queen Elizabeth II in a new West End production of "The Audience. Full Story