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Senator Attends Expansion of Pepperell Business

JULY 27, 2012

Recently, Senator Donoghue attended an open house held by Masy Systems Inc. in Pepperell to celebrate the expansion of their business.   "Her commitment to the area is just extraordinary. Eileen's a very persuasive senator," State Treasurer Steve Grossman said.   "Nobody did this before...
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Senator Donoghue Praises Lowell's Efforts to Upgrade Infrastructure and Reduce Costs

JULY 28, 2012

Framingham-based Ameresco and the City of Lowell Leaders held a ceremony to recognize the completion of upgrades to 47 municipal buildings, expected to save Lowell over $1.5 million in energy costs annually. s part of a ribbon-cutting event hosted at Lowell City Hall, Ameresco executives...
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Senator Attends Expansion of Pepperell Business

JULY 27, 2012

Recently, Senator Donoghue attended an open house held by Masy Systems Inc. in Pepperell to celebrate the expansion of their business.   "Her commitment to the area is just extraordinary. Eileen's a very persuasive senator," State Treasurer Steve Grossman said.   "Nobody did this before...
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Senator Donoghue Sponsors Bill to Boost 3rd Grade Reading

JULY 11, 2012

Reading is fundamental, and a Boston-based nonprofit is hoping state lawmakers approve a bill they say would create an early literacy road map for all Bay State communities to follow. Amy O'Leary, campaign director for Strategies for Children's "Early Education for All" initiative, said...
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Senator Donoghue Honors Former Tyngsboro Police Chief

JULY 11, 2012

A 2,000 foot section of the road will now be known as Chronopoulos Way after former Police Chief Charles Chronopoulos, who retired from the force 15 years ago.    "When you talk to anybody about Chief Chronopoulos, they'll talk about his dedication to the community, to the people, to the...
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Senator Donoghue on Fox News

JULY 11, 2012

Check it out: Lowell's Vote17 initiative getting some national attention. I'm proud to see and support such motivated young adults in my city!   Watch the video here: http://video.foxnews.com/v/1730958907001/
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Senator Attends North Middlesex Regional School Committee Meeting

JUNE 29, 2012

Senator Donoghue attended a North Middlesex Regional School Committee meeting regarding the failed override vote for the district's 2012-2013 budget. "I know my office has heard from people in district with a lot of concern about issues," Donoghue said. "On the state level, we want to listen...
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Senator Donoghue Attends the Groundbreaking of Expanding Software Business

JUNE 19, 2012

Senator Donoghue attended the groundbreaking ceremony of the expansion of Red Hat Inc.'s 100,000 sq. foot office expansion in Westford. The expansion of the technology company is expected to bring nearly 200 new high-tech jobs to the area.   Read the full article here.
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Senator Donoghue's Amendment Encourages Innovative Non-Profits & Generates Government Savings

MAY 22, 2012

Senator Eileen Donoghue (D-Lowell), along with co-sponsor Senator Barry Finegold (D-Andover), filed an amendment to the Senate budget to help make Massachusetts the first state in the country to pioneer social innovation financing. Social Impact Bonds are a new and innovative approach to...
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Senator Donoghue & Lowell Senior Center Host Senior Forum

SEPTEMBER 27, 2011

Senator Eileen Donoghue will be hosting a senior forumon Friday, September 30th from 9:30 a.m. to 11a.m at the Lowell Senior Center.All senior citizens are welcome to come, have a cup of coffee, and discuss any ongoing concernsthey may have. The goal of the forum is to encourage an open dialogue...
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Senator Donoghue, Representative Nangle & Middlesex District Attorney Gerry Leone Hold Briefing on Dangerous Weapons

MAY 10, 2012

Senator Eileen Donoghue, Representative David Nangle, and DistrictAttorney Gerry Leone will be holding an informational briefing on Dangerous Weapons onTuesday, May 10th at 10 a.m. in Room 222.The briefing will feature information relating to SB 761/ HB 1349, An Act Relative toDangerous Weapons...
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Senator Donoghue Announces Public Safety Grant Awarded to Lowell Police Department

SEPTEMBER 26, 2011

Senator Eileen M. Donoghue (D- First Middlesex) is proud to announcethat the Lowell Police Department has been awarded $212, 774.07 through a competitive grantprogram from the Executive Office of Public Safety.“I want to thank Governor Patrick and Secretary Heffernan for making public safety a...
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Patrick-Murray Administration, Senator Donoghue, Representative Murphy Announce Funding For the Paige Apartments

MAY 09, 2012

(BOSTON, MA) – Wednesday, May 9, 2012 -- The Patrick-Murray Administration todayannounced $900,000 for the Paige Apartments in Lowell. The project is part of a $105 millionstatewide investment that will build or preserve 2,196 housing units and create an estimated3,000 construction jobs across...
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Senator Donoghue & City Manager Lynch Proud to Announce Donation To Merrimack Valley Food Bank

APRIL 24, 2012

Senator Eileen M. Donoghue & City Manager Bernie Lynch are proud toannounce that this year’s St. Patrick’s Day breakfast raised close to $5,000 for the MerrimackValley Food Bank. On Friday, April 27th at 10:30 a.m., Senator Donoghue and City ManagerLynch will hold a press conference in the...
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Committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development Hold Their Third Listening Tour in Lowell

SEPTEMBER 09, 2011

Senator Eileen Donoghue (D-Lowell) and Representative Sarah Peake (D-Provincetown), chairsof the Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development, will be holding their third listening tour inLowell on Monday, September 12th. The committee held the first stop on the tour in Provincetown...
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Lowell Delegation Holds Press Conference Regarding Recent Lowell Grants

FEBRUARY 22, 2012

(BOSTON, MA) – Senator Eileen Donoghue and Representatives Kevin Murphy, Tom Golden,and David Nangle held a press conference today with City Manager Bernie Lynch and PoliceChief Ken Lavallee to recognize several recent grants awarded to the City.In January, the City of Lowell was awarded...
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Senator Donoghue Announces Grant to Hire More Police

OCTOBER 02, 2011

Lowell police plan to hire four or five new officers who could hit the streets within two or three months, thanks to a $212,774 grant from the Executive Office of Public Safety that aims to help cities with low police spending.   Senator Eileen Donoghue announced the grant and thanked Secretary...
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Lowell Sun Praises Senator Donoghue's First Year in Office

JUNE 01, 2011

From the Lowell Sun editorial "A Solid Start", published June 1, 2011   Eileen Donoghue might be a freshman legislator, but the Lowell Democrat has proved that shecan find her way around the Statehouse when it counts.The first-term state senator picked up where Steve Panagiotakos left off,...
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Lowell St. Pat's Day Breakfast Hosted by Senator Donoghue

MARCH 17, 2012

The  Lowell St. Patrick's Day Breakfast was co-hosted by state Sen. Eileen Donoghue and City Manager Bernie Lynch at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center this weekend. The event was the first time U.S. Senator Scott Brown and his Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren shared a stage.  ...
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Senator Donoghue Vows to Protect Enterainment Venues from Casino Competition

SEPTEMBER 13, 2011

With the state Legislature set to begin debate this week on a bill to license three resort-style casinos and one slots parlor, advocates for theaters and auditoriums are warning that the introduction of casinos into the Bay State will make it much more difficult for venues to attract...
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