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Haverhill Papa Gino’s Staying Open While Other Area Pizza Shops Abruptly Shutter

Haverhill Papa Gino’s Staying Open While Other Area Pizza Shops Abruptly Shutter

The River Street Papa Gino’s location remains open amid the parent company’s decision to sell and file for bankruptcy. (File photograph) Haverhill pizza lovers can rest easy knowing that the River Street Papa Gino’s location isn’t going anywhere—despite the company’s recent bankruptcy filing and plans to sell. The New England-area pizza chain owned by parent

Haverhill Chamber Moves to UMass iHub at Harbor Place; Will Sublet Existing Space

UMass President Marty Meehan shares a thought with UMass Lowell Chancellor Jacquie Moloney during a dedication ceremony at Harbor Place December 2016. (WHAV News photograph.) UMass Lowell Innovation Hub’s is getting, what some say, is a much-needed boost with the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce moving into the White’s Corner space as early as Monday.

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

New Source of Funding for Small Businesses in Haverhill

A new source of funding is available to new and growing businesses in Haverhill. The Haverhill Partnership Venture Fund is hosting an announcement today at 3 p.m. at Welcome to Floristry, that the fund is live and hoping to attract other financial and community organizations to participate. The fund seeks to help as many local

Chipotle Mexican Grill and Aroma Joe’s Next Up on Plaistow Road

Developer Stephen Stapinski shows plans for the $4.5 million Plaistow Road complex during a meeting of the Haverhill Conservation Commission last year. (WHAV News photograph.) Burritos, tacos and other fast food and a coffee company that promises “no intercoms, no mistakes, no attitudes” will soon join the menu at Haverhill’s northern restaurant row. Chipotle Mexican Grill

Merrimack Valley Credit Union Donates $30,000 to Emmaus Homeless Programs

Emmaus Executive Director Jeanine Murphy with Merrimack Valley Credit Union’s Peter Matthews. (Courtesy photograph.) The Merrimack Valley Credit Union recently donated $30,000 to help Haverhill-based Emmaus serve the area’s homeless. Emmaus’s Executive Director Jeanine Murphy said the gift comes during “a particularly difficult time” since the agency’s emergency shelter, Mitch’s Place, faces cuts or reductions