Archive for January, 2013

“Threads” coming soon

I just noticed this promo for Threads, a new local news and current affairs program that is in production at LTC (Lowell Telecommunications). Hopefully it will be available on cable and online soon. I believe there’s an insatiable appetite for local news and discussion. Why else would so many people…

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Joe Kennedy takes measured approach to government by Marjorie Arons-Barron

The entry below is being cross posted from Marjorie Arons-Barron’s own blog. You’ll find it here. The scion of a multi-generational political dynasty, Massachusetts’ new fourth district congressman is youthful, charming, and unpretentious. He reflects an honest humility appropriate to someone who has been in Congress for just three weeks.  Speaking to this morning’s meeting…

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Notre Dame to Represent Massachusetts in Nationals – “We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution” Contest

 Academy of Notre Dame in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts As an alum of the Academy of Notre Dame in Tyngsboro, Class of 1960, I was pleased and very proud to get this e-mail from the President today. Congratulations to the students who participated and will take the banner for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts…

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An Update: Patrick Keely Designed Church Reopens

As a follow-up to my earlier post on a Patrick Keely-designed church that was saved – unlike Lowell’s St. Peter’s Church - here’s a link to a New York Times article about the re-opend St. Brigid’s Church in New York’s Lower East Side ~ http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/28/nyregion/st-brigids-church-on-lower-east-side-celebrates-a-new-beginning.html?nl=nyregion&emc=edit_ur_20130128 History lived in that sacred space. Immigrant families found faith,…

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