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Fifth Avenue Shooting Is Retaliation for Colon Murder, Say Haverhill Police

Fifth Avenue Shooting Is Retaliation for Colon Murder, Say Haverhill Police

Nike Colon’s May murder triggered a “gang war” in Haverhill between two rival groups, according to police. (File photograph) The May murder of 20-year-old Haverhill man Nike Colon triggered what police say is an all-out “gang war,” according to an affidavit filed after the city’s most recent shooting. In court documents obtained by WHAV, Haverhill

Buttonwoods Planting New ‘Worshipping Oak’ Tree in Haverhill Tuesday

The Buttonwoods Museum hopes to make new memories with the planting of a new ‘Worshipping Oak’ on Tuesday, 14 months after a 2017 storm toppled the tree on the Haverhill’s Water Street. The original oak was an ancient 1640 artifact and symbol of religious freedom, marking one of the first places Haverhill settlers worshipped, according

Greater Lawrence Tech to Expand Manufacturing Program Using $500K State Grant

The Baker-Polito Administration issued a $500,000 grant to Greater Lawrence Technical School to update their advanced manufacturing program. (File photograph) Andover’s Greater Lawrence Technical School is one of 33 schools statewide to share in nearly $11 million in skills capital grant funding to secure new technology and expand programming. Designed the give students an edge

Experts to Discuss the Future of Human-Robot Interaction at Haverhill’s iHub

Robots are on the rise—and experts from UMass Lowell’s robotics program are set to share the latest on the future of human-robot interaction during a Tuesday talk at the Haverhill iHub. Dr. Holly Yanco of the college’s New England Robotics Validation and Experimentation (NERVE) Center is expected to deliver keynote remarks during the event from

Shoe City Bistro Opens Above Peddler’s Daughter on Haverhill’s Wingate Street

Shoe City Bistro, 45 Wingate St., Haverhill, opens at 4:30 p.m. daily for dinner and introduces a weekly Sunday brunch starting June 24. (Courtesy photographs) Haverhill’s downtown restaurant scene is expanding with the introduction of Wingate Street’s Shoe City Bistro, now open above Peddler’s Daughter at 45 Wingate St. Owned and operated by the Peddler’s