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Drawings, photos offer hope to residents at Harborlight Community Partners

Drawings, photos offer hope to residents at Harborlight Community Partners May 2, 2020 The residents at Harborlight Community Partners in Beverly thrive on interaction, with each other as well as with family and friends who come to visit. But with social distancing measures currently in place to stop the spread of coronavirus, being confined to their rooms has left many...


Harborlight Community Partners provides update amid coronavirus pandemic

Harborlight Community Partners provides update amid coronavirus pandemic   By Jennie Oemig beverly@wickedlocal.com @BeverlyCitizen Posted Apr 27, 2020 at 3:47 PM   BEVERLY — Officials with Harborlight Community Partners, a North Shore affordable housing non-profit, have been continuing to monitor the situation regarding the coronavirus pandemic, sharing information on how the crisis is impacting the organization, its residents and staff. Via Facebook Live, executive director Andrew DeFranza recently...


Beverly’s Briscoe Middle School to become affordable senior apartments

Beverly’s Briscoe Middle School to become affordable senior apartments Updated Nov 27, 2019 BEVERLY — The former Briscoe Middle School will soon serve as a housing option for many seniors in Beverly who are looking to downsize, yet stay in the community they love. Just before the Thanksgiving holiday, Beverly Mayor Michael Cahill announced the city awarded the sale of the former...


Column: Differing views on tax credits

Original article from The Salem News Not everyone was as happy as Harborlight Community Partners with the $6 million in tax credit allocations for local community development organizations announced this week as part of a broader state housing bill. Andrew DeFranza, executive director of the Beverly-based housing group, tweeted out effusive thank-yous to Sens. Joan Lovely, D-Salem, and Bruce Tarr,...