LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Respect the dignity of Callery Park

There is an old saying that there is a time and place for everything. This may be the time for signs, but certainly not the place. Full Story
MCC owes its existence to Evan Dobelle
In this day and age of self-righteous indignation, hypocrisy, ubiquitous #LookAtMe moments and the whitewashing of history, I find it revealing that the people who sit in judgment of (former Middlesex Community College) President Evan Dobelle and Full Story

MOST RECENT
Dracut hires a new director of student services

05/21/2018 08:50 AM EDT
DRACUT -- Dracut Public Schools has a new student services director. The School Committee last week appointed Kate Burnham unanimously, with a 5-0 vote. 
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Dracut Water District raises commission stipends
05/21/2018 08:15 AM EDT - DRACUT -- At its May 12 annual meeting, the yearly stipends for the three-member Dracut Water Supply District Board of Commission were bumped from $3,000 to $3,500. Full Story

Dracut High School Honor Roll
05/20/2018 06:36 AM EDT - High Honor Roll SENIORS: Nadya Apitz, Sarah Bazarian, Alyssa Bigos, Nicole Craig, Taylor Haire, Ezekiel Haradji, Jamiel Inocencio, Molly Jones, Monica Kong, Nidhi Patel, Camryn Santiago, Matthew Sideman, Mary Alice Trepanier and Skylar Unger. Full Story

Last week, I received a phone call from Pat MacDonald who was looking for photos of her 82-year-old father racing at Dracut or Hudson Speedway. According to Pat, her dad, Robert Belanger, used to race at Dracut Speedway in the 1940s, and his car number w
05/19/2018 06:35 AM EDT - According to a 2011 Sun article By Sam Weisberg, the fifth-of-a-mile dirt track was located where the current Lowell High School baseball field on Rogers Street is today. Full Story

Police: Dracut woman ODs with child, 4, passed out in car in N.H.
05/17/2018 08:41 AM EDT - DRACUT -- A Dracut woman was allegedly found unconscious from a heroin overdose in the driver's seat of a minivan parked on a Manchester road Tuesday morning with a 4-year-old passed out in the back seat. Full Story

Dracut woman arrested in N.H. ODs with child, 4, passed out in car
05/16/2018 08:08 PM EDT - DRACUT -- A Dracut woman was allegedly found unconscious from a heroin overdose in the driver's seat of a minivan parked on a Manchester road Tuesday morning with a 4-year-old passed out in the back seat. Full Story

O'Brien thanked for service to Dracut
05/15/2018 12:04 PM EDT - Dracut police Patrolman David O'Brien receives a proclamation from the state House of Representatives from state Rep. Full Story

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Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston split up

Taylor Swift decides Tom Hiddleston isn’t the one after all and hands him his walking papers.