Richard Howe

The Olympia as Oracle Site: Demoulas Affair

Shirley Leung of the Boston Globe went to The Olympia for lunch to learn what the locals are saying about the Demoulas-Market Basket Affair. Read her column here, and get the Globe if you want more of this kind of newspapering.  
Richard Howe

Lowell Folk Festival follow-up

Congratulations and thanks to all involved for another successful Lowell Folk Festival.  I attended on both Saturday and Sunday with vastly different experiences but that was because of the heavy rain that fell midday on Sunday.  Hopefully the financial impact was less severe than the weather.  I am sorry I…
Town Crier

Mother-and-Son to ride in PMC

Maynard’s continue to raise a lot of money
Richard Howe

More on Harry de Metropolis

In the rh.com archives, I found another post I had written about Harry de Metropolis in 2008. Time flies. Some of the information repeats what I have in my new post, but there is enough different material that I thought I’d post it as a companion piece to give a…
Boston Globe
Boston Globe

Obituary: John James Colburn

COLBURN, John James Jr. Age 58, of Tewksbury, formerly of Stoneham, July 27, 2014. Son of the late John and Joan (Donovan) Colburn Sr. Beloved brother of Paul Colburn of Merrimack, NH, Patricia Colburn Flueckiger of Needham, Kathleen Butts of Wells, ME and Carol Ayala of Manchester, NH. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and dear friends. A funeral service celebrating John's life will be conducted in the Dello Russo Funeral Home, 374 Main St., WILMINGTON, Friday, August 1st, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Visiting hours at the Funeral Home will be held on Thursday, July 31st from 4 thru 8 p.m. Interment services will be private. As an avid all season fisherman ...
Boston Globe

Pols Line Up to Support Market Basket Protests

The growing number of Market Basket protests, fired employees, and empty shelves are starting to make their impact felt in the 2014 election cycle among Massachusetts and New Hampshire candidates.
Town Crier

Liam Nation helps families get rolling

TEWKSBURY - American novelist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient Elie Wiesel once said,
Town Crier

Shoppers feel the squeeze

No Deliveries: Supplies Diminish
Town Crier

Market Basket gets political

Family dispute becomes poster child for corporate greed
Town Crier

Raytheon layoffs

IDS engineers in Tewksbury, Andover, and Woburn affected
Boston Globe
Boston Globe

Of Course There's a Market Basket Protest Song (And it's Really Kind of Good)

Merrimack band "Monkey Knife Fight" made the Market Basket-themed parody to "Rude" by "Magic!"
Your Town

Local students earn honors at Malden Catholic High School

Malden Catholic High School, one of New England’s leading college preparatory high schools for young men, has announced that the following local students received honors for distinguished academic performance during the second quarter of the 2013-2014 school year:
Your Town

Middlesex DA pushes for domestic violence bill after Jared Remy case

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan is pushing legislation that increases penalties on defendants with a history of violence and in cases where the victim is a household or family member.
Your Town

A look at the two candidates in Tuesday's special election to replace Ed Markey in Congress

Here are brief biographies of the two candidates, Katherine Clark and Frank Addivinola Jr.
Your Town

Middlesex Sherriff's Office wishes all a happy and safe holiday season

The most wonderful season of the year is upon us; a time of joyous celebration with family, friends and loved ones.
Your Town

Massachusetts hunting, fishing licenses for 2014 available

The 2014 hunting, sporting, fishing, and trapping licenses will be available for purchase starting on Monday.
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