Debbie Hovanasian

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DRACUT – There are likely few families in this area that aren’t spending Mother’s Day a little differently today due to restrictions from the Coronavirus pandemic. Mother’s Day, for me, has always been spent with my mother and family. We’ve gone to restaurants and hotel brunches. We’ve had days out for “just the girls” and […]
Last week, my 86-year-old mom smiled and waved down to me from her balcony on the second floor at Heatherwood Gracious Retirement Community in Tewksbury. The moment struck me, and I was immediately transported to another time, a much safer and gentler time. I was 7 when my younger brother was born at the former […]
DRACUT — The children and teens bringing food donations in their school backpacks for End 68 Hours of Hunger to the St. Francis altar last weekend had yet to be born on Sept. 11, 2001. They did not know Capt. John Ogonowski, pilot of American Airlines Flight 11 on 9/11/01, Dracut farmer and a parishioner […]
Dracut parish works to fill some big shoes
Building a church