Massachusetts Uber drivers, organized by Massachusetts Drivers United, gather at Uber Greenlight Hub in Saugus on Tuesday in protest, calling on Uber to raise rates in response to the spike in gas prices.
Adam Nawaf, and Uber driver from Saugus, makes signs before a protest organized by Massachusetts Drivers United outside of Uber Greenlight Hub in Saugus on Tuesday, calling on the rideshare company to raise rates for drivers amid the spike in gas prices.
Karolina Sadova of Swampscott has her foils checked by Spinale & Company Hair Design stylist Jenna Casaletto. Sadova, originally from Ukraine, was given a free haircut on Thursday and will donate the money she would have spent to Sunflower of Peace Foundation to help Ukrainians affected by the Russian invasion.
Lynn Superintendent of Schools Dr. Patrick Tutwiler, left, and Mayor Jared Nicholson, center, give the contestants of The Daily Item 36th Annual Regional Spelling Bee a pep-talk before it kicks off on Tuesday.
Spenser HasakSpenser Hasak is a staff photographer for the Daily Item. Prior to joining the photo staff in April of 2017 he was the newspaper’s editorial art director. When not taking photos for the Item and various other Essex Media Group publications, Hasak enjoys taking minimal and abstract art photos and has also been known to enjoy a nice landscape photo if the opportunity presents itself.