Award winning Dracut High Teacher Rebecca Duda is signing / selling her book Legendary Locals of Dracut book, tonight at the Dracut Historical Society on Lakeview Ave (next door to Harmony Hall) and all proceeds benefit the Greater Lowell Salvation Army. The signing is from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The books features the many people of Dracut who have contributed greatly to their community or on a larger state or national level. Some of the familiar names featured in the book include:
Local star Scott Grimes, Widely seen yet not well know local Dracut actor Wendell Corey, who appeared in many movies, such as Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window. Dracut’s everyman Selectman Dougie Willett, former Selectman Jack DiTillio,,Longtime School Superintendent Dr. Christos Daoulas, State Rep. Colleen Garry, Mike Blatus, John & Jane Brox, Mill Owner Michael Collins, Joe DiRocco, George Englesby,Frank Gorman, Bob and Gay Corey Harvey Gagnon,Edmund Murphy, former Town Manager Dennis Piendak ,Ray Rowe, M.L. Shaw, Sr. of Shaw Dairy Farm,Larry Zimmerman, pastor at the Old Yellow Meeting House, and many many more.