This Week in Greater Lowell

This Week in Greater Lowell

This weekend is Chelmsford WinterFest! Check our article for information on all the fun, family-friendly activities happening in Chelmsford and North Chelmsford, including dancing, storytelling, live music, LOTS of food, nature walk, games, campouts and tons of fun!!This is the ...

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Vote Now for Your Favorite Local Businesses!

Vote Now for Your Favorite Local Businesses!

Vote now to pick the winners for the 2016 Lowell Macaroni Kid Gold Daisy Awards! We asked, and you answered with hundreds of nominations for your favorite local businesses. Now's the time to vote for your favorites to win the ...

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Free Tickets for Macaroni Kid Readers for the River Hawks!

Free Tickets for Macaroni Kid Readers for the River Hawks!

The UMass Lowell River Hawks present Division 1 athletics with affordable family entertainment! Come cheer on the River Hawks Men's Basketball team with FREE tickets for Macaroni Kid readers for the February 24th game. You must RSVP to claim your ...

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Celebrate the Season at Chelmsford Winterfest

Celebrate the Season at Chelmsford Winterfest

Despite being the shortest month, February can seem to stretch on forever as we hunker down in the depths of winter. Thank goodness for Chelmsford Winterfest! A Winterfest celebration is designed to bring us all out of our homes to ...

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The Red Envelope - A Chinese New Year Tradition

The Red Envelope - A Chinese New Year Tradition

Chinese New Year is Monday, February 8! 2016 is the Year of the Monkey.Every holiday has its special traditions and Chinese New Year is no exception. The red envelope has become a tradition in China and other Asian societies on ...

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Make Bird Feeders for National Bird Feeding Month

Make Bird Feeders for National Bird Feeding Month

February is National Bird Feeding Month! Why not join in on the fun and give the birds a reason to visit your backyard? Kids of all ages will enjoy creating their own bird feeders in the shapes of their choice. ...

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Grandma's Recipe for Apple Pudding

Grandma's Recipe for Apple Pudding

The best recipes always seem to come from Grandma! This has been a favorite recipe of mine since I was a child. It comes together in 5 or 10 minutes and creates a wonderful smell in your home while baking. ...

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Local CSAs for Fresh Vegetables & Fruits

Local CSAs for Fresh Vegetables & Fruits

Summer will be be here before you know it and, with it, a bounty of locally-grown vegetables and fruits. Now is the time to sign up for a CSA share at a local farm. Many CSA shares sell out quickly, ...

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List Your School in our Educational Directory!

List Your School in our Educational Directory!

Despite the snow and cold, many families in Greater Lowell are already thinking about school in the fall, especially preschools and private schools. Plus, families are always in need of high-quality child care due to busy work schedules. Lowell Macaroni ...

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How Do I Add An Event to the Macaroni Kid Event Calendar?

How Do I Add An Event to the Macaroni Kid Event Calendar?

Do you work or volunteer for a local business, recreation department or community organization that holds family-friendly events? Do you wonder why your events aren't appearing in our event calendar? We can't list them if we don't know about them! ...

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Lowell Macaroni Kid Classes & Activities Guide

Lowell Macaroni Kid Classes & Activities Guide

Sports, classes and activities help children build social skills, develop physical fitness and stamina, improve self-confidence, and can even improve their performance at school. Whether you've got a toddler or a teen, we've got information on a wide variety of ...

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Planning Your 2016 Marketing? Contact Us for Info!

Planning Your 2016 Marketing? Contact Us for Info!

Advertising with Lowell Macaroni Kid is effective, easy and very affordable. Just choose a 1, 3, 6 or 12 month plan at the Standard or Premium level. Standard campaigns cost as little as $135 per month and include: Website and ...

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Birthday Party Guide -- updated with new listings!

Birthday Party Guide -- updated with new listings!

Planning a birthday party? The local businesses below can help! Click the business name to learn more about their services and see any special offers for Macaroni Kid readers.Would you like to add your business to our Birthday Party Directory? ...

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Shop From Home Guide: Arts, Crafts & Direct Sales

Shop From Home Guide: Arts, Crafts & Direct Sales

The Lowell Macaroni Kid Shop From Home Guide includes local moms and dads who make unique arts and crafts or provide a direct sales service from home. We meet many local artisans and salespeople who work hard to create beautiful ...

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Work From Home Guide

Work From Home Guide

Are you looking for a career change, an opportunity to work from home, or some extra income? Take a look at the Lowell Macaroni Kid Work From Home Guide!Our Work From Home Guide includes local businesses and direct sales teams ...

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Tips on How to Make Macaroni Kid Work for YOU!

Tips on How to Make Macaroni Kid Work for YOU!

Our website has a new feature -- "Today's Calendar" -- that shows our featured events for that day, so you don't need to scroll down through the long list of events to find something to do when you're running out ...

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