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American Dream Award event on December 11

Thanks to Bob Forrant and Derek Mitchell for an excellent presentation last night on of immigration in Lowell.  The talk was held at the Pollard Memorial Library and was sponsored by the Lowell Historical Society.  Bob provided the historical context and Derek, who is the director of the International Institute…
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Cosby revelations disgusting by Marjorie Arons-Barron

The entry below is being cross posted from Marjorie Arons-Barron’s own blog. Check it out too. It’s as if we learned that Mr. Rogers was a pedophile, or Marcus Welby had sexually assaulted patients in his exam room. This week we learned that Bill Cosby, the apogee of middle class…
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“Savannah and Lowell: Common Assets and Challenges” by Fred Faust

Fred Faust recently visited Savannah, Georgia, and compared historic preservation efforts in light of ongoing discussions occurring in Lowell about balancing preservation and business needs. Here are his observations: Despite climate and geography, Savannah, Georgia, and Lowell, Massachusetts, share a lot in common.  Both cities’ early industries were dependent upon…
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Redmen win in dramatics

Soccer team wins with 11 seconds left in 2OT
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Magicians leave empty-handed

TMHS Football trounces Marblehead
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Nguyen, Defense continues to take a stand

MARBLEHEAD – If you have watched the Tewksbury Memorial High School Football team this season, you certainly have noticed No. 40, running around everywhere making tackles and big plays.
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Obituary: Margery Burgess

Burgess, Margery (Oltmans) 86, of Tewksbury, a former long time Acton resident, August 3, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Gerald R. Burgess. Parishioner & choir member of the West Acton Baptist Church for over 50 years. Survived by her 3 daughters, Sue Ellen Burgess & her husband Abou Diallo of Lowell, Barbara Ann Worcester & her husband Barry of Liberty, ME & Nancy Lee Burgess of FL. Loving grandmother of Jason, Megan, Alos, Andrew & Lily as well as 7 great-grandchildren. Relatives & friends are invited to a memorial service at the West Acton Baptist Church, 592 Massachusetts Avenue (Rte 111) Acton on Sat. Aug. 16th at 11 a.m. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the West ...
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Obituary: Ruth I. Perry

PERRY, Ruth I. (Hoey) Age 73, of Tewksbury, formerly of Arlington and Somerville, passed away August 5. Beloved wife of 50 years to Retired Tewksbury Police Detective, H. David Perry. Daughter of the late William B. and Hazel I. (Cooke) Hoey. Mother of Jeffrey Perry of Dracut, Karen Perry of Westford, Tewksbury Police Sergeant Mark Perry and his wife Carrie of Lowell, Kimberly Silk and her husband Stephen of N. Andover, Deborah Guttadauro and her husband Tewksbury Fire Dept. Lieutenant Paul Guttadauro of Tewksbury, and David Perry and his wife Karen of N. Andover. Grandmother of Brad and Allie Perry, Dustin (Janelle), Stephanie, Jake and Julia Silk, Kelsey, Cortny and Kara Guttadauro, William, Andrew and Caroline Perry. Sister of William ...
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Market Basket protesters rally in Tewksbury

Protesters are rallying today outside the company's Stadium Plaza store in Tewksbury.
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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:
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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