What We Are Working on 8/22/2018 (VIDEO)

August 22, 2018
What We Are Working on 8/22/2018 (VIDEO)

Lowell Sun

It’s Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. Here is some of what Sun staffers and other news providers are working on for lowellsun.com and Thursday’s edition.

The latest from Washington D.C., where President Donald Trump is on

the defensive following the conviction of his former campaign manager

and guilty plea by his personal lawyer.

A Westford man who leading a healthy life following a double lung

transplant a year ago is celebrating his “lungiversary” by eating ice

cream at Kimball’s. Reporter Aaron Curtis, acurtis@lowellsun.com, is

also attending.

Reporter Alana Melanson, amelanson@lowellsun.com, is reporting from

Chelmsford, where a town effort to rezone some property in North

Chelmsford that would allow more businesses is landing with a very

loud thud.

The Sun continues its series of stories profiling races for state

representative and state senator, with a look at the 18th Middlesex

state representative contest by Reporter Rick Sobey,


Reporter Scott Shurtleff, shurtleff@nashobavalleyvoice.com, has the

cover story to this week’s calendar section, whatdoUwannado? focusing

on the many natural amenities across the region and state owned and

maintained by the Trustees of Reservations.

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