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School Layoffs Postponed for Now

February 15, 2018
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School Layoffs Postponed for Now

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Everett City Council voted to use $5 million of city reserves to help the schools with a projected operating deficit of $9 million. However, that support did come with some strings attached, including a blue-ribbon task force charged with looking into school finance. With an additional $1.3 million available...

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Coach DiBiaso Delivers Farewell Address at EHS Football Banquet

February 15, 2018
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Coach DiBiaso Delivers Farewell Address at EHS Football Banquet

John DiBiaso said good-bye to the Everett High School football program in an excellently delivered speech at the team’s awards banquet Sunday at Anthony’s in Malden. DiBiaso is retiring from the Everett school system at the end of the year. He has been named...

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Rally at City Hall Featured Anxious Teachers, Students

February 15, 2018
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Rally at City Hall Featured Anxious Teachers, Students

Hundreds and hundreds of students and teachers took to Broadway in front of City Hall on Monday afternoon and evening for a passionate rally meant to draw attention to the need for funding the schools. It was a rally that came just before a...

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DeMaria,City Council Give Schools $5 Million Bailout

February 15, 2018
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With teachers, students, and parents protesting outside of Everett City Hall most of the day and into the evening on Monday, the Everett City Council went to work considering...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Still Moving Forward as Steve Wynn Steps Down

February 15, 2018
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Wynn Boston Harbor officials are moving forward without a pause this week despite the news that dynamic Wynn CEO Steve Wynn has stepped down from leading the company, and...

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EHS Students Learn the Facts about Substance Abuse

February 15, 2018
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During the week of January 22, students at Everett High School were greeted with educational facts during morning announcements by Everett High School Principal Eric Nauman such as, “Did...

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The Rose Rush is On:Valentine’s Day at New Flower Exchange on Second Street is a Better Experience for Buyers

February 15, 2018
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Anyone in Greater Boston who got a rose on Valentine’s Day likely had that rose pass through the New England Flower Exchange on the Chelsea/Everett line. Just steps across...

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DCR Pedestrian Bridge Gets Rave Reviews, but Includes $22.6M Price Tag

February 15, 2018
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The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), along with partners such as Wynn Boston Harbor, unveiled the design for the much-heralded Mystic Crossing pedestrian/bicycle bridge – a critical connection...

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A Look at the School Task Force Members

February 15, 2018
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As part of the city bailout of the school budget a new Task Force of School Finance has been named to review the current school budget for operational savings...

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Ban Plastic Bags

February 15, 2018
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There are 61 communities in Massachusetts including the City of Boston that have placed a ban on those horrible plastic shopping bags and the City of Revere is poised...

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Sports 02-14-2018

February 15, 2018
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EHS Roundup EHS hockey team posts two victories The Everett High hockey team broke into the victory column in smashing fashion, winning two of its three games this past...

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Obituaries 02-14-2018

February 15, 2018
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Luciano Magnani Retired welder for Market Forge Luciano Magnani of Everett entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Feb. 7 surrounded by his loving family in the Kaplan Family Hospice...

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Everett’s State Plays Pond Hockey

February 9, 2018
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Everett’s State Plays Pond Hockey

Everett’s STATE played hockey against the scenic backdrop of Meredith, New Hampshire on Lake Winnipesaukee on Friday. Dozens of hockey games were played simultaneously with players from around the...

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Schools Wrestle with $9 Million Budget Gap

February 9, 2018
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A large crowd of anxious teachers, students and angry parents crowded into the Everett High School library Monday night to hear the school administration’s explanation of planned mid-year budget...

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Investigation:MGC says Wynn Organization Did Not Inform them of Settlement

February 9, 2018
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) held a special hearing on Wednesday, Jan. 31, into the allegations against Wynn Resorts CEO Steve Wynn – a Massachusetts gaming licensee – and...

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ZBA Approves Affordable Housing Units

February 9, 2018
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More affordable housing is on the way for Everett residents after the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) approved on Monday night 77 senior citizens units and a condominium building...

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Unexpected Costs, Unrealized Revenues Blamed for Plan to Layoff 110 School Personnel

February 9, 2018
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Unexpected Costs, Unrealized Revenues Blamed for Plan to Layoff 110 School Personnel

Assistant Superintendent Charles Obremski, who helps to manage the School Department budget, explained the financial predicament facing the schools to the School Committee and gathered crowd at Everett High...

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Political Veteran Launches New Everett Stimulus Blog

February 9, 2018
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Political writer, strategist and analyst Patrick Scully of   Scully Communications is launching a new blog exclusively for and about the City of Everett. “The Everett Stimulus.” will feature news...

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DiDomenico, Senate Colleagues Pass Supplemental Budget

February 9, 2018
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Last week, the Massachusetts Senate passed a supplemental budget that includes $15 million for school districts educating students from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who were displaced...

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Fighting Phenom:Kinjo Espada Excels in Muay Thai and Boxing

February 9, 2018
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The father helped Everett win its first Super Bowl and went on to play Division 1 college football. The talented son stands poised to eclipse even those lofty athletic...

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Good Samaritans Help Injured Dog

February 9, 2018
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Jamie-Lee Hersey, of Wakefield, was driving along Revere Beach Parkway at approximately 11 p.m. on Tuesday night when she came across a severely injured dog in the middle of...

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McGonagle Supports House Action to Finance the Production and Preservation of Affordable Housing Units

February 9, 2018
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Representative Joseph McGonagle (D-Everett) joined his colleagues in the House to pass a $1.7 billion housing bond bill to support low and moderate income housing throughout the Commonwealth. The...

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East Boston Savings Bank Awards $1,000 to Seventh Grader for Her Patriotism in Saving the American Flag

February 9, 2018
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East Boston Savings Bank Awards $1,000 to seventh Grader for Her Patriotism in Saving the American Flag East Boston, MA – East Boston Savings Bank’s President and CEO, Richard...

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Night Shift Brewing Partners to Meet Market Demand

February 9, 2018
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In order to meet market demand, Night Shift Brewing has partnered with Isle Brewers Guild in Pawtucket to help expand the brand without having to leave their Everett headquarters....

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