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Haverhill Public Schools Hosting Kindergarten Parent Info Night

Haverhill Public Schools Hosting Kindergarten Parent Info Night

Haverhill is ready to welcome the class of 2031! The school system is hosting a kindergarten information night for parents and guardians whose children will be at least 5-years-old by Aug. 31. On Tuesday, March 27 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Haverhill High School library, parents can meet kindergarten teachers, receive an overview

Terrorism Expert to Speak at NECC March 22

Terrorism expert Robert Milton will appear at Northern Essex on March 22 for a lecture on “The Path to Violent Radicalization.” (Courtesy photograph) British international and counter-terrorism expert Robert Milton will be the featured speaker during a lecture called “The Path to Violent Radicalization” on Thursday, March 22 at Northern Essex Community College. Milton’s free

Registration Now Open for NECC’s Summer ‘College for Kids’ Program

Campers enjoyed outdoor activities at a previous NECC College for Kids session. (Courtesy photograph) Northern Essex Community College invites Merrimack Valley children and teens to take part in the 20th anniversary session of the school’s College for Kids program, which will merge this year with NECC’s STEM Academy. For four weeks starting in July, students

Haverhill Exchange Club’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast Is March 16

The Exchange Club of Haverhill’s 17th annual Rick Barry St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast takes place on Friday, March 16 at 7:30 a.m. at DiBurro’s, 887 Boston Road. Clan MacPherson bag pipers and the Tony & Eammon Band will provide the morning’s traditional Irish music, with a scratch ticket giveaway, lucky shamrock contest and 50/50 raffle

Spotlight Playhouse Staging ‘Broadway on Essex’ This Weekend

The Merrimack Valley’s Spotlight Players celebrate their 10th anniversary this weekend with a series of cabaret-style dinner theater shows at Maria’s Restaurant in downtown Haverhill. “Broadway on Essex” features 20 local actors and musical direction by Peg DiGrazia, with songs from some of the group’s most popular past performances. Tickets for the 6 p.m. shows