Category Archives: Politics

How soon he and others forget

What we found when we first started is that the previous administration did nothing to collect due personal property taxes,” City Manager Kevin Murphy said. I was surprised to read that comment in the Sun from the current City Manager. … Continue reading

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Sunday Notes December 21 2014

I hadn’t intended to do a Christmas Present Column but since the SUN for the first time in my memory hasn’t, I will try to fill the void. City Manager Kevin Murphy – Nothing! He has the job he has … Continue reading

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Tech firm Jabra moving to Crosspoint – Crosspoint Improvements

Some positive Economic Development News for Lowell, according to the Boston Business Journal Tech firm Jabra will relocate North American HQ to Lowell Denmark-based wireless headphone and speaker maker Jabra will relocate its North American headquarters from Nashua, N.H. to … Continue reading

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Shop, Eat or Enjoy a show in Downtown Lowell -free parking this weekend.

If you need to run into Edible Arrangements, pick up Gift Certificates at the Athenian, Wicked Irish or Cobblestones or just want to enjoy a night out, the City Administration wants to remind you of the free parking opportunities this … Continue reading

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Buy some fine Wine and help the Sun Santa Fund

Last Saturday Sun Editor aka the Wine Novice Blogger, Jim Campanini helped the WCAP Radiothon by donating Autographed Bottles of wine which when auctioned resulted in $6,000 for the Salvation Army. You can now bid on two more signed bottles … Continue reading

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Your Property Taxes are going up! How high depends on New Evaluations

Tonight during the City Council Meeting, the Council has to “Officially” set the Tax Rate. Guestesimated bills have been issued but they will be adjusted so the real (aka higher) bills go out in the last 2 quarters. The motion … Continue reading

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Sunday Notes December 14th 2014

A Hundred Thousand THANK YOU’s to everyone who donated any amount, auction item or helped us reach the goal in yesterday’s 980 WCAP Radiothon. The work done by Sue Plunkett, Lynda Clarke, Tom Bomil, Shawn Ashe and the rest of … Continue reading

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