Hidden in Plain Sight: Stories of Black Lowell

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There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside of you.¬† – Maya Angelou Most first impressions of Lowell are that it is incredibly diverse, with people of all cultures, nationalities, and skin tones living and working together; but for Black folks who live in Lowell? And those who were born and raised in Lowell? That’s a whole other story. “Hidden in PlainRead Now

Gormley’s Cafe – Lowell, MA

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Gormley’s Cafe reopened¬†under new ownership this past February. I had never been there before and I was anxious to try it, but I kept missing the opportunity until this weekend. Located on E. Merrimack Street in Lowell right outside of downtown, Gormley’s Cafe has a 1950’s diner vibe going with an eclectic mix of artwork; some from local artist like Flourish Cafe and other vintageRead Now