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Pentucket Bank Establishes Fund to Aid Residents Impacted by Merrimack Valley Gas Disaster

Pentucket Bank Establishes Fund to Aid Residents Impacted by Merrimack Valley Gas Disaster

Donations to the Pentucket Bank Merrimack Valley Gas/Fire Relief Fund are accepted by sending checks to the North Andover branch. (File photograph) The Haverhill-based Pentucket Bank is coming to the aid of Merrimack Valley residents affected by last week’s gas-related fires in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence. Bank CEO Scott Cote announced the creation of

Haverhill Makerspace Creatorpult Marks First Anniversary With Tuesday Reception

Chris White’s downtown Haverhill business Creatorpult hosts a networking session on Tuesday night. (Courtesy photograph) Downtown Haverhill makerspace Creatorpult is marking its first anniversary with a Tuesday night party that doubles as a Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce networking session. From 5-7 p.m., the 143 Essex St., creative space plays host to the Chamber’s latest

Covanta Donates $10K to Northern Essex Scholarship Fund

Covanta’s Mark Van Weelden (right) presents a scholarship donation to Northern Essex Community College President Lane Glenn. (Courtesy photograph) Covanta is coming through for students at Northern Essex Community College. The Ward Hill energy from waste plant has donated $10,000 to the NECC endowment fund that bears its name, Covanta’s Business Manager Mark Van Weelden

Haverhill Councilors Approve Hilldale Avenue Tax Break for Expanding Business

(WHAV News file photograph.) Haverhill city councilors Tuesday night approved tax breaks to help a near 40-year-old River Street firm make improvements at a former Hilldale Avenue printing plant. Plastic Distributors and Fabricators will continue to pay property taxes at the level paid by former occupant Diversified Business Systems. The company, however, will pay less

ValleyWorks Career Center in Haverhill Rebranding as Part of Statewide MassHire

Haverhill career center ValleyWorks will become part of the statewide initiative called MassHire, Governor Baker said last week. (File photograph) The Haverhill-based ValleyWorks Career Center is undergoing a rebranding effort as one of 29 career centers to be rebranded as a new statewide initiative called MassHire, Governor Baker’s office said. ValleyWorks, which also has a

River St. Manufacturing Company Relocating to Haverhill’s Hilldale Ave. in $6.2M Expansion

Haverhill’s Plastic Distributors and Fabricators plans to relocate from River Street to Hilldale Avenue as part of a $6.2 million expansion. (Courtesy photograph) After nearly 40 years doing business on Haverhill’s River Street, Plastic Distributors and Fabricators is planning to relocate—but isn’t ready to leave the city the company calls home. As part of a

Bradford’s Zoffoli Launches +17+ Brand as Response to School Gun Violence

David Zoffoli launched his +17+ brand in an effort to raise awareness of school gun violence. (Courtesy photograph) Bradford entrepreneur David Zoffoli is making it his mission to combat school violence the best way he knows how: Through design. The owner of bespoke apparel company ZHandmade, Zoffoli tells WHAV his latest effort is a brand