Postings from March 2015


DATE: MARCH 24, 2015
CONTACT: Kate Brandt, 
PR CONTACT PHONE: 978-654-7595 
BOX OFFICE: 978-654-4678

Sean Daniels’ Inaugural Season marked by diversity and world premieres

Lowell, MA – Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) has announced its 2015-16 Season, newly named Artistic Director Sean Daniels’ inaugural season.

Whitewater Rafting on the Concord River in Lowell, MA

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Contact: Jane Calvin (978) 934-0030

The press is invited to join us for a special preview “press run” on Friday, April 3rd, 2015 1pm – call to reserve your spot!

Whitewater Rafting on the Concord River in Lowell, MA

Beginning April 3d, 2015; running weekends through May.  

You scream, I Scream, We all Scream for Ice Cream!

A sure sign that spring has arrived is when our neighborhood Ice Cream Shop opens.   After a glorious lunch time walk along the Merrimack River, without the fuss of gloves, hats and scarfs,  it was a perfect time to welcome back our friends at the Heritage Farm Ice Cream & Restaurant.   The Heritage Farm Ice Cream has a long history in the City of Lowell.  It was established in 1976 by the Howard Family of Waltham.   They named the stand, Heritage Farm Ice Cream to coincide with the building of the new Heritage State Park, along the Merrimack River, in 1974.    Today in addition to the

Clean Plate. Clean Slate

Courtney and I enjoyed a delightful lunch at Café UTEC today.  Café Utec provides young adults,  most in need, the opportunity to gain valuable job skills and real earnings to help them pursue positive Life choices.   While helping a good social enterprise, they also have some really good food.   Whether you are looking for a delicious Panini or a salad from locally sourced veggies or a fresh baked muffin, give Utec Café a try.    Every week they have a soup, salad and sandwich special.    New to the menu this week is their strawberry basil lemonade which Courtney loved.   Check out their