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Community Action to Offer First-Time Homebuyer Workshops Starting June 22

Community Action to Offer First-Time Homebuyer Workshops Starting June 22

Haverhill’s Community Action Inc. aims to take the stress out of first-time home buying with a series of new workshops for local residents starting later this month. Beginning on June 22, the First-Time Homebuyer Education Program, approved by MassHousing, will provide comprehensive information from bank lenders, real estate brokers, housing attorneys, insurance agents, home inspectors


Buttonwoods Museum to Exhibit Vietnam War Artifacts Starting June 16

Haverhill’s Buttonwoods Museum is set to unveil a new exhibit featuring military artifacts from the Vietnam War and War on Terror, with the public invited to its opening reception on Friday, June 16. The “Echoes from the Battlefield” exhibit showcases the collection of Ipswich resident Richard Barbato, a Bradford College graduate who served as a


International Potluck Dinner in Haverhill June 14, Food Donations Wanted

Haverhill’s Mount Washington Alliance and Urban Kindness are teaming to host a city-wide International Potluck Dinner & Multicultural Exchange on June 14. In an effort to build community and expose area residents to various foods and cultural traditions, the Mount Washington Alliance’s Multicultural Committee is inviting Haverhill residents to attend the dinner, to be held


Whittier Club Plans 133rd Summer Meeting this Sunday

Whittier Birthplace Trustee Jay Cleary. Whittier Birthplace Trustee Jay Cleary discusses the “Re-Creation of the Whittier Trail” when the Haverhill Whittier Club meets for its 133rd Summer Meeting this Sunday. In 1965, a system of 15 signs about Haverhill native and abolitionist poet John Greenleaf Whittier were erected at historically significant sites throughout Haverhill. Over