Ever stop into a breakfast nook and think to yourself, that's the best cup of coffee I've had in a long time?
You might mention it to a friend or family member in passing and never bring it up again.
The next time that happens, hold your thought. Share it with us. You might be the reason why that breakfast nook is honored for having Haverhill's Best cup of coffee.
Gazette readers are voting for the best of everything across the community — from the tastiest cup of coffee to the best hamburger to outstanding fitness clubs and hair salons.
The annual “Haverhill’s Best’’ balloting is underway, allowing our readers to vote for the best people, places and things in the city.
Here are the voting categories and a sampling of what they include:
Activities and sports — dance schools, gymnastic schools and golf courses
Appearance — hair salons and tanning salons
Automotive — auto repair and auto dealerships
Local people — service clubs and politicians
Professional services — accountants, banks, dentists, doctors and insurance companies
Food and drink — bakeries, doughnut shops, places with the best meals and drinks, function halls and caterers
Shopping — appliance stores, sales and service, flooring stores, convenience stores, liquor stores and pet groomers
Places — scenic spots and historical sites
Voting for “Haverhill’s Best’’ is easy. If you’re computer savvy, just click a few keys to cast your ballot for who and what are outstanding in Haverhill.
If you’re old fashioned, get out your scissors and cut out the ballot in today’s edition of the Gazette. The ballot will continue to appear in the Gazette during the month of June.
The deadline for voting is July 7.
Later in the year, the Gazette will publish a special section featuring stories about many of the top vote-getters.
HOW TO VOTE
Use the ballot inside today’s edition of the Gazette. Cut it out, make your votes and mail it in.
Go to our website — hgazette.com — where a ballot is available.