Greater Lowell

Thoreau Comes to Tewksbury Historical Society Event

The Tewksbury Patch reminds us that the Tewksbury Historical Society’s annual fundraiser is scheduled for Saturday May 19, 2012 at the Tewksbury Senior Center. The historical theatrical presentation will focus on author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister,  surveyor, historian and leading transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau. While Walden may be his most famous…

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In the Merrimack Valley: Rep Marcos Devers Challenged and More

Former Lawrence Mayor – albeit briefly – now incumbent State Representative Marcos Devers is being challanged in his reelection bid on two fronts. Jose L. Santiago both a former state representative and former but fired Methuen police sergeant, has taken out papers to run as an unenrolled candidate. Santiago held the 16th Essex…

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