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Homecoming Celebration is Saturday

September 29, 2014
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Homecoming Celebration is Saturday

The Everett School Committee and its Homecoming organizers have finalized plans for Saturday’s daylong festivities, highlighted by an extravagant parade and culminating in a football game between the Crimson Tide and St. John’s Prep (2:30 p.m.) The 2014 Everett High School Homecoming Parade will step off at 12 noon sharp in Glendale Park on...

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Police Briefs 09-24-2014

September 29, 2014
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September 11 Jonathan Hernandez, 24, 5 Elsie St., Everett, was arrested for malicious destruction of property over $250. Elvin Rivera, 56, 250 Newland St., Malden, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, operating motor vehicle unregistered, operating motor vehicle uninsured. Melvin Solis-Romero,...

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EHS Homecoming Will be an Enjoyable Event

September 29, 2014
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Everett Supt. of Schools Frederick Foresteire already has the best football program, head coach (John DiBiaso), coaching staff,  uniforms, and public address announcer , so why not have the best Homecoming Day in the state as well. And that’s what we have on...

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Florence Street Park Redesign is Finalized

September 29, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Planning and Development are pleased to report that the City has finalized the redesign and renovation of Jacob Scharf Park, often referred...

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Yard Waste Collection Is Cancelled for This Saturday

September 29, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria would like to inform residents that there will be no yard waste collection this Saturday, September 27th. Yard waste will be collected only on the Saturdays...

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Unwanted Prescription Drugs Can Be Left off at Police Station

September 29, 2014
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On September 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Everett Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years...

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Sports 09-24-2014

September 29, 2014
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Crimson Tide edges out strong Tewksbury team, 21-20 By Cary Shuman The Everett High football team ended Tewksbury’s 14-game winning streak Friday night, rallying in the second half to...

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Obituaries 09-24-2014

September 29, 2014
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Virginia Roberts Retired Everett Purchasing Department Secretary Virginia S. (Formosi) Roberts of Nashua, formerly of Everett, passed away on September 21. She was 94 years old. Prior to her...

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On The Casino Front: Casino Question to be Decided by November Vote

September 29, 2014
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Revere Mayor Dan Rizzo said he will not support the expanded gaming repeal, Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria challenged the media to get information out to the voters to prevent...

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City Fest

September 22, 2014
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City Fest

The Cover Girls were a huge hit, making CityFest their debut comeback event on Saturday, Sept. 13, in Everett Square. Hordes of residents came out to the event to hear...

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Hannah Sheehan Will Serve as Marshal of the 2014 Homecoming Parade

September 22, 2014
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Hannah Sheehan Will Serve as Marshal of the 2014 Homecoming Parade

Mrs. Hannah Sheehan, a tireless volunteer to the city’s youth sports programs and a loving mother who saw her five sons take part in Everett Crimson Tide Athletics, has...

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Wynn Wins: MGC Awards Casino License to Wynn Resorts on Tuesday

September 22, 2014
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Wynn Wins: MGC Awards Casino License to Wynn Resorts on Tuesday

It came down to risky versus safe, and in the end the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) chose the riskier bet in awarding the Greater Boston resort casino license to...

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Wynn, Demaria Excited to See Snowball Effect for Casino

September 22, 2014
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Wynn, Demaria Excited to See Snowball Effect for Casino

When Everett residents got together a few years ago – long before a casino was ever in the cards for the city – to discuss a plan for Lower...

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School Enrollment Continues to Climb: More than 7,200 Students Now Enrolled in Everett Schools

September 22, 2014
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According to Dr. Thomas Stella, assistant superintendent of Everett public schools, enrollment in the Everett school system has continued to climb, even after the opening of schools two weeks...

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Council Votes to Keep Fire Chief Position in Civil Service

September 22, 2014
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The Everett City Council voted unanimously last Wednesday, September 10, against a proposal by Mayor Carlo DeMaria that would have taken the Fire Chief’s position out of civil service...

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West Nile Virus Found in Everett

September 22, 2014
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The Mass. Dept. of Public Health recently reported that mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus (WNV) have been found in Everett and in other communities in the Metro Boston area. ...

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Police Briefs 09-17-2014

September 22, 2014
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Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 Dairo Builes Restrepo, 44, Commorant Way, was arrested for manufacturing, dispensing and distributing a Class B substance, trafficking in cocaine; and conspiracy to violate controlled...

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A Great Day for Everett

September 22, 2014
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The long-awaited decision from the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) has come and Everett is the big winner.  What seemed like an incredible long-shot when Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced that...

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Everett Community Health Partnership to Hold Event to Build Support for Commercial Urban Agricultural Expansion Project

September 22, 2014
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In March of this year, the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) awarded the Everett Community Health Partnership (ECHP) one of nine Urban Agriculture grants to explore the development...

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Top-Ranked Xaverian Bests Everett, 21-14: Home Opener Versus Tough Tewksbury Friday

September 22, 2014
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Continuing on the toughest non-league schedule in Massachusetts, the Everett High football team fell to No. Xaverian, 21-14, at the Hawk Bowl in Westwood. And if you were looking...

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Obituaries 09-17-2014

September 22, 2014
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Anthony ‘Tony’ DeRosa Longtime Employee of Hess Oil; Active at Immaculate Conception Church; Three Time Runner in Boston Marathon Anthony J. “Tony” DeRosa of Melrose, formerly of Everett, passed away...

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Capital Improvement Updates

September 11, 2014
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Capital Improvement Updates

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and his administration recently offered these updates to ongoing Capital Improvement Projects across the City: City Services Mayor DeMaria recently met with senior staff to ensure...

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Police Briefs 09-10-2014

September 11, 2014
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August 18, 2014 Danny Gray, 44, 234 Vine St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Alycia Mazzeo, 22, 108 County Rd., Ipswich, was arrested on warrants and...

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Decision Time

September 11, 2014
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If the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) is to be believed, the commission will vote this week whether to award the casino gaming license for the Greater Boston area either...

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