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May 25, 2014

Business briefs

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — LOWELL — Matthew Magiera, Michael Martin, and Carolyn McLeod have joined the staff of Fred C. Church, Inc.’s Lowell headquarters. Magiera was hired as a Commercial Account Executive, Martin was hired as a Commercial Lines Marketing Assistant; and McLeod was hired as a Personal Insurance Account Manager.

LOWELL — Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union held the grand opening celebration of its new Westford branch on May 15, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and giveaways. The branch office is located in the Cornerstone Square complex at 196 Littleton Road, near the junctions of Route 110 and Interstate 495. The 2,500-square-foot Westford branch is a state-of-the-art, full-service operation, with a drive-up ATM, double drive-up windows, teller stations, member service offices, flat screen television, and a coin machine for members’ convenience. The Westford office has extensive hours to address members’ full-service banking needs. Lobby hours are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Drive-up window hours are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

HAVERHILL — Creative Haverhill at the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, and with the support of local sponsors, will hold a Memorial Day concert on May 25, from noon to 2 p.m. at Washington Square in downtown Haverhill. The event will feature the Patriot Brass ensemble, a six-piece brass band made up of talented musicians from the Greater Boston area. Newly appointed Arts & Culture Coordinator, Jenny Arndt, is looking forward to the event, the first of many community events happening this summer in the recently designated Riverfront Cultural District. The mission of the Patriot Brass Ensemble is to improve the quality of life for veterans and military families through musical programs and services. All proceeds collected at their events go towards musical programs and services for veterans. The concert is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome and encouraged to attend. Bring a picnic lunch and a chair, and settle in for a fun afternoon, rain or shine. A limited number of free T-shirts will also be given out to guests to commemorate the event. This event is made possible by the generous support of Haverhill Bank, Lowell Five Bank, Pentucket Bank, and Pentucket Medical. Creative Haverhill aims to unite and promote local artists and creative businesses through educational programming and services. For more information, visit CreativeHaverhill.org.

BEVERLY — Throughout the month of May, North Shore Bank will be collecting items for Operation Troop Support. Established in 2003, Operation Troop Support is an organization from Boston’s North Shore area that serves deployed men and women in uniform from across the country. To make a donation, visit any one of North Shore Bank’s locations and drop-off any of the following items before May 31: sun screen, foot powder, and deodorant. Operation Troop Support is a nonprofit organization with a tax exempt number available upon request. North Shore Bank is a full-service community bank with eight branches in North Shore communities including Beverly, Danvers, Middleton, Peabody and Salem, and maintains an online banking presence at northshore-bank.com.

SALEM, N.H. — Donna H. Morris has been appointed to the position of president of the Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce. Morris has been serving as the Chamber’s executive director since 2005 and has overseen major growth in both membership and community recognition as the face of the businesses represented by the Greater Salem Chamber. She has become a strong voice on issues that affect economic development and civic interests in the commercial, retail, industrial, and financial areas within the local communities. As president of the Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce, Morris will focus on overseeing the full operations of the organization while representing the association publicly in concert with key individuals, external organizations and representatives of our communities. The Greater Salem Chamber represents the concerns of businesses in town, county, state, national and international legislation, and political affairs as it relates to the communities of Salem, Windham, Pelham, Hampstead, and Atkinson, N.H.

SALEM, N.H. — Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt opened its doors to serve the Salem community on April 8. The store is one of the ten New Hampshire Orange Leaf stores named Best National Chain - Frozen Yogurt shop by the Best of New Hampshire Magazine. To celebrate the successful launch of their new store, owner Hem Vora recently held a grand opening celebration on May 24. Fifty percent of sales during the event were donated directly to the Salem High School Parent Music Club, a local nonprofit organization that funds all of the music programs at the high school. The event also featured a variety of family-fun entertainment including face painting, a balloon artist and an air brush artist. Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is located at 390 Main St. in Salem, N.H.

SALEM, N.H. — CBRE/New England announces a new lease signing at 6 Delaware Drive in Salem, N.H. Foxx Life Sciences, a leader in filtration and fluid management products for research, biotech and pharmaceutical markets, signed a 18,302 square foot lease at the property. CBRE/New England’s Chris Healey, an associate in the firm’s Manchester, N.H., office, represented the tenant. Constructed in 1987, 6 Delaware Drive Crossing is a 20,700 square foot industrial/flex building. The property is easily accessible due to its location next to Interstate 93 by the Massachusetts-New Hampshire border. Nearby amenities include The Mall at Rockingham Park.

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