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Finalists Chosen for Mount Washington ‘Quality of Life’ Pitch Contest: See Their Ideas

Finalists Chosen for Mount Washington ‘Quality of Life’ Pitch Contest: See Their Ideas

Mount Washington Alliance’s “Quality of Life” pitch contest wraps up on Monday, June 25. (File photograph) Neighbors in Haverhill’s Mount Washington area are getting creative—for a good cause. For the Mount Washington Alliance’s “Quality of Life” pitch contest, more than a dozen people who live in the area submitted their plans to better their community

Haverhill Police Arrest New Jersey Man for Fentanyl Trafficking

A New Jersey man was arrested Wednesday in Haverhill and charged with fentanyl trafficking, police said. (File photograph) Haverhill Police Wednesday arrested a New Jersey man on several drug charges including fentanyl trafficking. Officer Brian Bailey took 31-year-old Roque Zabala Alcantara, of Trenton, N.J., into custody on Washington Street just before 7 p.m. In addition

Haverhill’s POSE Hosting ‘Rally for Youth’ Saturday

City empowerment group POSE hosts youth from 13-30 at Saturday’s Rally for Youth on Haverhill’s Washington Street. (File photograph) Haverhill, hear their rallying cry: The city’s POSE organization is set to gather youth from the Merrimack Valley and beyond at Saturday’s “Rally for Youth” conference on Washington Street. The weekend’s event is the second time

Merrimack Valley Students to Benefit from Align Credit Union Scholarships

Scholarship winners Sam Cook, Alex Corcoran, Sara Krusper and Taylor Kelley pose with Align’s Ken Del Rossi and Rick Piecewicz. (Courtesy photograph) Several Merrimack Valley high school students will have an easier time with college loans thanks to scholarships awarded by Align Credit Union. The Valley-based financial institution praised the efforts of more than a