NECC Observer

The student news website of Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill and Lawrence, Mass.


‘Proof’ was astounding performance

I had the absolute pleasure of attending the opening performance of the play Proof at Northern Essex Community College on Nov. 10. Proof, a play by David Auburn, was directed by...
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New art gallery opens on Lawrence campus

On the night of Nov. 15 at 4 p.m. the department of Art + Design held the grand opening for the very first art gallery on NECC’s Lawrence Campus.The new gallery is located in the...
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NECC gives remarks on the conclusion of “The Walking Dead”

When I was in seventh grade, in 2014, I fell in love with not just a TV show, but a world of fandom and opportunities that would continue to inspire me for years to come. This...
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Downtown Haverhilll’s newest food-stop Stacks up well against its competition

Located at 144 Washington St, Stacks is the bold and enticing sandwich-focused restaurant that provides casual eaters and foodies alike a satisfying  blend of craft and comfort...
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Korn and Evanescence gear up for summer tour

Korn is set to hit the road with Evanescence this summer for a 17 date tour that starts on Aug. 16 and ends on Sept. 16. The two bands, both alternative rock titans in their own...
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“Lighten Up” performance

The NECC spring theater production, “Lighten Up” recently played to sold out audiences on May 5, 6, 7 and 8. Directed by Theater Program Coordinator Brianne Beatrice, the play,...
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Rock artist Kelsy Karter performs at the Middle East in Cambridge

On the night of Monday, April 25th, I finally got to see Kelsy Karter perform live here in Massachusetts! Kelsy Karter is a singer-songwriter, who released her debut album in...
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Guest comic strip: Color Or No Color

Comic strip courtesy of Yomerly Rodriguez Editor’s Note: NECC student Yomerly Rodriguez, submitted this comic strip to the Observer. In an email she writes: “The inspiration for...
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