The Lowell Sun

The Lowell Sun

The Sun is a daily newspaper based in Lowell, Massachusetts, serving towns in Massachusetts and New Hampshire in the Greater Lowell area.

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An inmate at the Middlesex Jail and House of Correction has tested positive for COVID-19, Middlesex Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian's office announced Friday.

To support the construction of a 57-room boutique style hotel in downtown Lowell, the City Council unanimously agreed to $1.6 million in tax breaks for the venture over 10 years.

A Lowell man was arrested after he was allegedly found with a loaded handgun and brass knuckles inside his vehicle in the Back Central neighborhood on Tuesday night.

Public Health Commissioner Monica Bharel, who has been at the center of the state's efforts to respond to the outbreak of a deadly coronavirus, has tested positive for COVID-19.

It hasn’t always been like this — patients hit the hardest by the coronavirus, struggling to breathe and on ventilators, with no visitors allowed because of strict protocols to prevent spreading the virus.

Walk-ins will no longer be accepted at Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles service centers currently open to the public — customers must now schedule an online appointment before arrival.

While much across Massachusetts has slowed down, many local construction projects are moving forward.

The parade, flanked by an escort of Dracut police cruisers, was organized by teachers and staff at Englesby Elementary School to provide a little bit of joy for students.


Should Trump Be Investigated Even If He Is Defeated in November? Most candidates Said Yes. Andrew Yang said he would prefer to “move the country forward and unify around the new president.”

OPINION: For endorsements, newspaper editorial boards are supposed to weigh all candidates and recommend the most meritorious. In the Democratic presidential primary, The New York Times weighed all the candidates and endorsed the scale.

Two Lowell residents have tested positive for COVID-19, marking the city’s first presumptive positive cases

A Greater Lowell Tech student and amateur boxer was shot and killed in NH last night.

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A patient at Lowell General Hospital is undergoing treatment in an isolated room to evaluate whether they meet the criteria for COVID-19, or coronavirus, testing, hospital officials say.