Proud of our role in recruiting women to run for political office

The year 2016 is shaping up to be a historic one for women in politics. Hillary Clinton will likely be the first woman presidential nominee of a major party, and our country may see the first woman president come November. Full Story
NEPGA shouldn't be protecting an industry without a future
Dan Dolan has been very successful in getting newspapers around the state to publish his op-eds that promote natural gas power generation ("Hydro pact would upset state's competitive energy market," The Sun, May 16). Full Story

Holocaust survivor to speak in Dracut

05/22/2016 06:38 AM EDT
DRACUT -- Rena Finder was a child in Poland when the Nazis invaded in 1939. As her family was forced into a ghetto, her father taken away, never to return, Finder's former German neighbors watched and said nothing. 
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Dracut World War II vet awarded France's highest honor
05/22/2016 12:59 AM EDT - BOSTON -- Almost 72 years after he landed with the Army's 79th Infantry Division on Utah Beach in Normandy, Frank Polewarczyk received the highest honor France can bestow: the Legion of Honor. Full Story

Megan's House benefit motorcycle ride Saturday
05/19/2016 08:39 AM EDT - The first annual Megan's House Motorcycle Ride/Benefit for Recovery will start at 10 a.m., at Joker's Lounge on Stewart Street in Dracut, and end back at Joker's at 3 p. Full Story

Favreau, Tewksbury take care of Dracut
05/19/2016 10:08 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The Tewksbury softball team traveled to Dracut Wednesday night and overcame obstacles ranging from an intimidating rival to a group of shirtless senior Dracut boys who, in celebration of Senior Full Story

Bill limiting sick, vacation buyback has hearing
05/18/2016 09:26 AM EDT - LOWELL -- Rep. Colleen Garry's legislation proposing limits on unused sick and vacation buy-back by public employees will take center stage at the Statehouse today, as the bill gets its first hearing before the joint Public Service Committee. Full Story

Dracut manager sides with union over police deputy
05/17/2016 09:01 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Town Manager Jim Duggan sided with the union on two grievances filed against Deputy Police Chief David Chartrand and will launch a further investigation into the release of a Dracut police lieutenant's personnel documents. Full Story

Dracut town manager sides with police union on two grievances
05/16/2016 10:19 AM EDT - DRACUT -- Town Manager Jim Duggan has validated two union grievances filed against Deputy Police Chief David Chartrand and will launch a further investigation into the release of personnel files on a Dracut police lieutenant. Full Story