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Show Your Love Today and Receive WHAV Membership Benefits

Show Your Love Today and Receive WHAV Membership Benefits

It’s Valentine’s Day. Show your love for 97.9 WHAV FM and with your membership or renewal. As a non-profit, WHAV depends on you for a majority of the money needed to pay for the news, maintain studios and transmitting equipment and everything else needed to serve Haverhill and all surrounding communities. WHAV offers more


‘Snow-Bound Weekend’ Tonight’s Topic on Open Mike Show

Joan Cranton and Margaret Toomey inside John Greenleaf Whittier’s shoe shop. “Snow-Bound Weekend,” a festive historical journey, is one of the topics to be discussed on tonight’s 97.9 WHAV Open Mike Show. Join Whittier Birthplace Trustees Margaret “Peg” Toomey and Joan Cranton discuss the preparations for the dramatic re-creation of John Greenleaf Whittier’s famous poem,


Haverhill Women Discuss Trump Protests on Open Mike Tonight

One of the signs displayed by protesters at Boston’s sister march Saturday. (Kim Di Camillo photograph.) Demet Haksever, who attended Saturday’s Women’s March on Washington, and Kerry Fitzgerald, who participated in a sister rally in Boston, share their views and experiences tonight on WHAV’s Open Mike Show. Haksever said she learned on the Washington protest


Final Day: Pay for WHAV News with GiveBig to MyStation

Today is the final day of  GiveBig to MyStation giving days to support 97.9 WHAV. How much do you pay for subscriptions to out-of-town or even out-of-state publications, cable TV news, online services? Greater Haverhill news gets little more than lip service from those sources, and probably most don’t share your personal values. Consider moving


The Future of Local News on Giving Tuesday

Editor’s note: Today, or at least by Giving Tuesday, Nov. 29, consider news—especially local news—isn’t free. Support the only Haverhill-based news source by becoming a WHAV member. Take advantage of new, budget-friendly, monthly membership options. Starting at $8.33 a month, no one offers a more affordable way to keep up with the news. By Tim