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Local, State and Federal Elected Officials Thank DiBurro for Legacy of Giving

Local, State and Federal Elected Officials Thank DiBurro for Legacy of Giving
The Haverhill City Council, joined by a chorus of local, state and federal officials, turned out at Tuesday night to honor longtime local businessman Ernie DiBurro for his many contributions to the City of Haverhill. DiBurro, a 1952 graduate of Haverhill High School, opened Academy Lanes bowling in Bradford in 1963. He is well known for making several donations to …

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Regional News

UMass Lowell to Pay Volunteers for COVID-19 Tests as Part of Research Project in Haverhill, Lawrence

UMass Lowell to Pay Volunteers for COVID-19 Tests as Part of Research Project in Haverhill, Lawrence
UMass Lowell researchers are seeking to learn more about COVID-19 and related viruses and will pay volunteers, whether they are well or feeling ill, to participate in a clinical research study. The study, administered at locations in Haverhill, Lawrence and Lowell, seeks to find easier testing approaches. Volunteers receive a $50 gift card for taking 30 minutes to an hour …

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Education

Haverhill Schools Switch to Voluntary, At-Home COVID-19 Self Tests Feb. 17

Haverhill Schools Switch to Voluntary, At-Home COVID-19 Self Tests Feb. 17
Voluntary at-home COVID-19 testing begins for Haverhill public school students and staff next week as the district transitions away from pool testing. As WHAV reported first Jan. 28, the new approach follows a decision by the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to allow alternatives to contact tracing, pool testing and the “test and stay” policy. In a Wednesday …

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Community Spotlight

Crescent Yacht Club Welcomes Chase Campbell Band Friday Night, Feb. 11

Crescent Yacht Club Welcomes Chase Campbell Band Friday Night, Feb. 11
The Chase Campbell Band makes its first appearance at the Crescent Yacht Club tomorrow night. Dancing begins Friday, Feb. 11, at 8:30 p.m. and continues until 12:30 a.m., at the Club, 30 Ferry St., in the Bradford section of the city. The band features Peter Chase, Rick Campbell, Lenny Bradford and Dave Thompson.

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Business Bulletin

Energy North Group and Haffner’s Collect and Donate 350 Toys for Tots

Energy North Group and Haffner’s Collect and Donate 350 Toys for Tots
Customers and employees of Energy North Group and Haffner’s service stations made 350 new, unwrapped toys available to disadvantaged children during the holiday season. The company’s Toys for Tots drive collected donations over two weeks from all Haffner’s and Energy North Group gas station, convenience store and car wash locations as part of the annual effort by the United States …

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