What We Are Working on 10/12/2018 (VIDEO)

October 12, 2018

Lowell Sun

It’s Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Here is some of what Sun staffers and other news providers are working on for lowellsun.com and Saturday’s edition.

Reporter Chris Lisinski, clisinski@lowellsun.com, has a great story

out of UMass Lowell: a 1977 graduate has given the university it’s

largest financial gift ever from an alumnist. Talking big bucks here.

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Gonzalez met with Sun editors

and reporters Friday, and the discussion was covered by Reporter Rick

Sobey, rsobey@lowellsun.com.

Reporter Amaris Castillo, acastillo@lowellsun.com, has a story about

the first Hispanic woman in the history of the Lowell Police

Department to make the rank of lieutenant.

Reporter Elizabeth Dobbins, edobbins@lowellsun.com, has a story

about representatives at Billerica Town Meeting flushing a proposal

that would have fined residents for not connecting to the municipal

sewer system.

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Jim Campanini (@suneditor) or jcampanini@lowellsun.com.

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