Spinners Photo Essay

Spinners Photo Essay By Jennifer Myers This has been a tough year for baseball, particularly minor league baseball. Earlier this week, Major League Baseball announced that the entire minor league season had been cancelled. But even before the pandemic, MLB had started contracting the number of minor league teams which…

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Baseball Week: Keith Academy in 1950

The arrival of summer doesn’t seem the same without baseball. I confess to not being a regular watcher but I do love to read about the sport. From Casey at the Bat to Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu, baseball stories have long had a special place on my bookshelf. To…

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From the Archives: October 5, 2015

Five years ago Fred Faust contributed a series of blog posts about people in Greater Lowell who have taken initiative and achieved special things. In the following post which first appeared here on October 5, 2015, Fred wrote about Francey Slater and Lydia Sisson, the founders of Mill City Grows.…

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