LOWELL -- The second annual Thread & Groove will be held on Saturday, April 4, at Mill No. 5, 250 Jackson St., from noon to 6 p.m. The event is a marketplace of vendors of vintage and handmade clothing and vinyl records, as well as live music performances and DJ Dan Adam. Read More >>
"Woman in Gold" has a rich story to tell. The true account of Maria Altmann's fight to reclaim a famed Gustav Klimt painting of her aunt, "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I," first stolen by the Nazis and then appropriated by Austria after the war, is laced with riveting history, deep and complex emotion, and fascinating bureaucracy. Read More >>
Lowell is a city of immigrants. It started when the city was founded nearly two centuries ago and continues today with an influx of artistic immigrants, who come here to carve out creative lives in supportive surroundings. Read More >>
UMass Lowell series commemorates the anniversary of the Voting Rights Act LOWELL - The 50th anniversaries of the Selma marches and the Voting Rights Act they secured bear two-fold significance. Read More >>
LOWELL -- The Lowell Elks Lodge will host a Floral Show on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2-7 p.m. The event will include a floral competition, activities for children, music, food and vendor booths.
Entertainment includes a magic show, face painting and balloon twisting for children, as well as a floral fashion show, floral displays and floral painting. Read More >>
Boulevard is not new to me at all, but their Tasting Room beers certainly are, as they're only available in mixed 12 packs. Luckily, someone broke one up and a this limited-edition oatmeal stout on the shelves at a local store, and I've actually never reviewed a Boulevard beer properly (I dealt with them on their collaboration with Sierra Nevada called Terra Incognita), so here we go! Read More >>
Country music star Lee Brice performs at the newly-opened Mill City Ballroom in downtown Lowell last weekend. Follow Mill City Ballroom and The Sun news on Facebook for schedule and news of upcoming shows. Read More >>