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A Great Parade Observing the 125th Anniversary

July 28, 2017
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A Great Parade Observing the 125th Anniversary

Happy Birthday, Everett! Everett celebrated its 125th birthday on Saturday, July 22, with an elaborate parade through the city – led by Grand Marshal and former U.S. Ambassador Walter Carrington. Hundreds of marchers with elite drum and bugle corps from around the East Coast also participated in the parade before embarking on a high-profile...

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Wynn Boston Gets 4 A.M. Liquor License

July 28, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The push by Wynn Boston Harbor to include a 4 a.m. liquor license for casinos in the State Budget paid off Monday, July 17, when Gov. Charlie Baker signed off on a budget that included the special license in an “Outside...

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8 Candidates Interviewed Seeking City Clerk Position

July 28, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. and Seth Daniel A City Council committee has interviewed eight candidates for the City Clerk position and will recommend three of those candidates to the full body for a possible decision at the Aug. 3 Special Meeting. The candidates recommended,...

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Planning Board Taking Precautions for Affordable Housing

July 28, 2017
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By Seth Daniel On Monday night, the Everett Planning Board reviewed the first-ever housing proposal that is required to include affordable housing, and the board voted unanimously to bring...

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Sen DiDomenico Appointed to Chair Italian Caucus

July 28, 2017
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By John Lynds Everett State Sen. Sal DiDomenico was picked by Senate President Stan Rosenberg to chair the state legislature’s new Italian Caucus. DiDomenico will chair the caucus on...

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City of Everett Celebrates 125th Anniversary in Style

July 28, 2017
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On Saturday, July 22 Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett hosted a parade and drum and bugle competition to celebrate the city’s 125th anniversary. More than 50...

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Everett Community Development Block Grant

July 28, 2017
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On Thursday, July 20th Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito awarded the City of Everett an $825,000 Community Development Block Grant, one of 39 grants awarded statewide...

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Portion of Old Everett High School Built Out as Temporary Fire Station

July 28, 2017
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On Monday, July 24, a portion of the old Everett High School began to be utilized as an active fire station, becoming the temporary quarters of the Hancock Street...

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Big Savings:City’s Facilities Maintenance Department Taking on Big Role

July 28, 2017
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By Seth Daniel When Fire Chief Tony Carli was faced with finding swing space for the fire trucks and firefighters during the upcoming $3.2 million Hancock Street Fire Station...

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A Great Day for Everett

July 28, 2017
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Saturday’s gala celebration that featured 16 drum and bugle corps, and 1,700 marchers from all over the East Coast to observe the 125th anniversary of the incorporation of Everett...

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Obituaries 07-26-2017

July 28, 2017
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Alisa Thomas Of Maine, formerly of Everett Alisa (Violanto) Thomas of Kittery, Maine, formerly of Everett, died on July 20. The beloved wife of the late Phillip, she was...

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Carrington:Everett Helped Me to Become the Man I Am

July 19, 2017
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Carrington:Everett Helped Me to Become the Man I Am

By Seth Daniel Growing up as a young black man in the 1930s and 1940s was a very difficult in America – and in some parts of the country...

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Post Road Ready to Move on Parkway, Harley Building Goes Down

July 19, 2017
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Post Road Ready to Move on Parkway, Harley Building Goes Down

By Seth Daniel The old Harley Davidson building on the Parkway is now just another footnote in history, as Post Road Development, led by Andy Montelli of Connecticut, has...

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From Junior Cadet to Army Recruit:Hotz Mentors Kids Before Leaving for Basic Training

July 19, 2017
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From Junior Cadet to Army Recruit:Hotz Mentors Kids Before Leaving for Basic Training

By Seth Daniel When Joey Hotz was a young boy and attended the Everett Junior Police Academy, he sat in the seats, wore the uniform, did required double-clap at...

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Zoning Board Not Buying the ‘No Car’ Concept on Ferry Street

July 19, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) remained rather skeptical of a proposal by Andrew Philbin to convert a 20-room lodging house into a brand new apartment...

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City is Ready to Dine Al Fresco this Summer

July 19, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The City has made available new applications that will – for the first time – officially allow outdoor restaurant seating on the City sidewalks, hopefully ushering...

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Six Candidates Emerge for City Clerk Position,Council to Meet Aug 3 for Deciding Vote

July 19, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett City Council may not be holding any regular business meeting during July and the first half of August, but they are wasting no...

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Ask Rusty: Deemed Filing & 50% of Spouse’s Benefit

July 19, 2017
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By AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Dear Rusty:  I would like to know more about spousal benefits allowing a husband or wife...

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Congratulations and Thank You, Michael Matarazzo

July 19, 2017
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We congratulate City Clerk Michael Matarazzo on his retirement and thank him for his many years of outstanding service to the residents of Everett. Matarazzo was a true professional...

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Obituaries 07-19-017

July 19, 2017
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Theresa ‘Terri’ Primrose Of Everett Theresa “Terri” (Agnes) Primrose of Everett died on July 12. The beloved mother of Richard M. Primrose of Boston and Scott G. Primrose and...

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Seeing Red

July 14, 2017
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Seeing Red

Everett Public Works employees painted the town red this past month as they spruced up the crosswalks near the Everett Memorial Stadium and at various parks around the City....

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Work Has Started in Lower Broadway Business Relocation

July 14, 2017
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Work Has Started in Lower Broadway Business Relocation

The side project by Wynn Boston Harbor of relocating existing Lower Broadway businesses to the former RiverGreen site next to 7-Acre Park has begun construction. Chris Gordon, president of...

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Wynn Begins Work on Living Shoreline, but What is a Living Shoreline?

July 14, 2017
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Wynn Begins Work on Living Shoreline, but What is a Living Shoreline?

By Seth Daniel When residents walk along the new Wynn Boston Harbor walkway, it won’t be like a lot of the HarborWalk areas in Boston where bulkhead walls provide...

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A Phenomenal Event:City to Host Colossal 125th Anniversary Parade and Drum Corps Competition

July 14, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The hills of Everett will be alive with the sounds of music this coming Saturday, July 22, as scores of drum and bugle corps from all...

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