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Tewksbury Public Library is hosting a free, one-hour concert with The Gentlemen Songsters on Saturday, March 15, at 2 p.m. The Gentlemen Songsters, the Lowell chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, sing American music a cappella style , in four-part harmony.
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9 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
Passionate TV fans are like puppies with a chew toy: They sink their teeth - and hearts - into their favorite shows and just refuse to let go.
13 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
The City of Lowell is hosting another version of its "Best Retail Practices" program, inviting eligible retailers, restaurateurs and other merchants to participate in the grant program.
17 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
In its 31 year history, the Brush Gallery and Artists' Studios in Lowell has hosted many talented artists from across the country.
21 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
Forensic psychiatrist Dr. Martin Kelly hadn't seen Victor Rosario since Kelly interviewed then-24-year-old Lowell man after he confessed to setting a March 5, 1982, fatal fire in a Lowell tenement that killed eight people, including five children.
What has been quite an eventful past 12 months for School Committee member Matt Sheehan may become much less eventful, if no opponent steps forward to challenge his re-election bid by Monday.
A Lowell man, a Groton man and several Burlington residents were among more than 70 people charged over the weekend in connection with a series of pre-St.
Before Matt Sech found out he had kidney disease after a sudden downturn in his health, he wasn't too much different from the countless people uninformed about the disease who he's now trying to educate.
All lanes of Interstate 495 in Littleton were briefly closed Sunday afternoon after a Ford Explorer rolled over, sending at least one person to a Boston trauma center via a medical helicopter that landed on the highway.
State. Sen. Eileen Donoghue, the Lowell Democrat who is hosting the breakfast, has announced that Attorney General Martha Coakley and state Treasurer Steve Grossman, two Democratic gubernatorial candidates, will attend and have speaking roles.
Police Superintendent William Taylor's recently unveiled reorganization of the Police Department is aimed at bolstering community-policing efforts by putting more officers on the streets and using data to address root causes of crime.
You do not get to write as badly as Jack Kerouac did without a great deal of practice, and recent Kerouac studies have been stoked with rediscovered juvenilia and "lost" texts.
Three groups from Lowell High School and Billerica Memorial High School have been nominated for the 2014 Five-minute Student Film Contest, which will take place Saturday at 10 a.m. at CinemaSalem in Salem as part of the Salem Film Fest.
City councilors on Tuesday night thanked City Manager Bernie Lynch for his contributions to the city in the last 7 1/2 years during Lynch's last City Council meeting.
The Whistler House Museum of Art hosts a tour and lecture on Sunday, March 9, 2-4 p.m., at the museum, located at 243 Worthen St., Lowell.