Lowell

“Hooky” by Bob Hodge

Bob Hodge, one of the greatest runners to come out of Lowell and a graduate of Lowell High (1973) and University of Lowell (1990) shares another story about growing up and running in Lowell. Hooky By Bob Hodge I love to play hooky and in high school I quite excelled…

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Lowell Week in Review: July 15, 2018

Lowell Walks: Downtown Architecture 120 people joined yesterday’s Lowell Walk which was on downtown architecture and was led by Steve Stowell, the administrator of the Lowell Historic Board. The tour visited Shattuck, Merrimack, Kirk, John and Palmer Streets and saw architectural styles that spanned more than a century of Lowell’s…

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Lowell Round-Up: July 13, 2018

Mimi Parseghian reviews this week in Lowell politics: This week’s City Council meeting had a number of interesting agenda items in addition to the standard business.  I did notice that the Rules Sub-Committee would be reporting on their current meeting to review the City Council meeting rules.  As we recall,…

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Lowell Round-Up: July 6, 2018

It was a slow week for Lowell city politics, so Mimi Parseghian today takes a look at the Congressional race: It was a slow political week in Lowell so my attention has turned to the Congressional race for the 3rd District of Massachusetts.   The “open seat” vacated by retiring Congresswoman…

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Lowell Week in Review: July 1, 2018

Richard Howe for Register of Deeds lawn signs are in. Please help my re-election campaign by displaying a sign in your yard. Just SIGN UP for a lawn sign and we’ll deliver it to your home as soon as possible. Outdoor Chess There’s a move underway to bring outdoor chess…

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Lowell Round-Up: June 29, 2018

Mimi Parseghian shares her observations on the past week in Lowell: During this week’s City Council marathon meeting Public Hearing section, the issue of the replacement of a National Grid-owned gas line in the neighborhood was revisited.  As we recall, about a month ago a Sub-Committee meeting was quickly adjourned…

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