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Super Bowl Champions:Everett Bests Rival Xaverian to Win State Championship

December 11, 2017
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Super Bowl Champions:Everett Bests Rival Xaverian to Win State Championship

By Cary Shuman Xaverian was controlling the ball and the clock in the first half, but Everett showed its mettle when it mattered most. With Everett holding a four-point lead at the half, junior quarterback Jake Willcox and the state’s best offense went to work, scoring on the first possession of the second half...

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Richard Baniewicz, School Committee Member, Dies ‘Unexpectedly’

December 11, 2017
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Richard Baniewicz, School Committee Member, Dies ‘Unexpectedly’

By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The news on Saturday that longtime Everett resident and School Committeeman Richard Baniewicz had passed unexpectedly came as a shock. Baniewicz, 67, was admired and well-respected across the city and everyone who spoke about him and knew him said, “Richie...

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Senate President Situation Reverberates in Everett Circles

December 11, 2017
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By Seth Daniel As Beacon Hill has reverberated with scandal this week due to the situation surrounding Senate President Stan Rosenberg – who has now stepped down temporarily – the tremors of that conflict have certainly made waves in Everett too. The situation started...

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Electric Atmosphere Lights Up Crowd at Gillette Stadium

December 11, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Shortly before 8 p.m. on Saturday night, the Everett High band took their front-row seats at Gillette Stadium and began belting out the school’s typical fight...

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Baniewicz’s Passing Creates Vacancy on School Committee

December 11, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The sad, sudden passing of School Committeeman Richard Baniewicz last Saturday, mere weeks before he was to begin a new term in office, will create...

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MGC,Wynn and Others Watching Federal Sports Betting Case Closely

December 11, 2017
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By Seth Daniel As the U.S. Supreme Court weighs the merits of legalizing sports betting nationwide, eyes in Everett and at the state Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) can’t help...

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Police Briefs 12-06-2017

December 11, 2017
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Monday, 11/6 Aimav Gnanzou, 21, 14 Hampshire St., Everett, was arrested for operating with suspended license, equipment violation and warrant. Tuesday, 11/7 Milton Rodrigues, 64, 74 Malden St., Everett,...

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Homeslessness Among Senior Citizens is a Form of ‘Elder Abuse’

December 11, 2017
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By Dan Weber Here’s a startling statistic from the Department of Housing and Urban Development : “the homeless population is aging faster than the general population in the United...

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America as We Know It Is Over

December 11, 2017
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It is difficult to understate the impact upon the future of our country of the Republican tax bill proposals that have been passed by the House and Senate and...

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Everett High Football Reigns Again

December 11, 2017
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It wasn’t easy but winning state championships never are. Xaverian and Everett High played a tough, highly competitive game in the Division 1 Super Bowl. But as has been...

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Sports 12-06-2017

December 11, 2017
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STAR POWER Jake Willcox emerges as one of the best quarterbacks in Massachusetts By Cary Shuman A star was born in the 2017 football season. Jake Willcox, who had...

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Obituaries 12-06-2017

December 11, 2017
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Richard Baniewicz Member of Everett School Committee   Richard C. Baniewicz of Everett entered into eternal rest at home unexpectedly on Saturday, December 2. He was 67 years old....

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Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

December 1, 2017
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Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Abby McCabe, Jeff McCabe of the Everett Police Department, and Valerie Guite filled plates at the Mass. Badge Thanksgiving Dinner on Tuesday, Nov. 21. The annual dinner welcomed all...

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Super Saturday is Here:Everett Football Looks to Cap off Perfect Season

December 1, 2017
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By Cary Shuman One big step remains in what could be an historic season for the Everett High School football team in its first season as a Division 1...

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Mayor, Immigration Leaders Call on Congress for Permanent Solution to TPS and DACA

December 1, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Perhaps the most powerful moment in the press conference outside City Hall on Tuesday morning was near the end when Mayor Carlo DeMaria went off script....

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Local Immigrants Seek for Council Support on TPS and DACA

December 1, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. For the second time in less than a month, local immigrant support organizations and the families they serve filled the Everett Council Chamber on Monday...

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Council Votes for Residential Tax Exemption

December 1, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett City Council voted unanimously on Monday night to adopt a tax rate shift for fiscal year (FY) 2018 to tax commercial properties at...

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Rule 18 Comes Under Scrutiny after TPS/DACA Resolution

December 1, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Who ever heard of Council Rule 18? Not many people, but certainly a lot of people know about it after Monday night’s meeting, where the rule...

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City Ready to Expand Ornamental Lighting

December 1, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The City is preparing to put out to bid a $550,000 program to bring ornamental, enhanced street lighting up Broadway from Sweetser Circle to the Parlin...

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Immigration Sentiments aren’t One Size Fits All, Haitian Leaders Say

December 1, 2017
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By Seth Daniel While many in the Everett immigrant community are upset about the rulings and upcoming rulings on the Temporary Protective Status (TPS), Haitian leaders a the Everett...

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Mystic Valley Celebrates All-Stars and Seniors

December 1, 2017
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The Mystic Valley boys’ soccer team had a great season finishing the year with a 13-3-2 overall record, and a first-ever undefeated Commonwealth Athletic Conference regular-season record of 12-0-1. ...

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Medford Youth Hockey and Medford Figure Skating Programs

December 1, 2017
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Another exciting season of Medford Youth Hockey and Medford Figure Skating Fall-Winter Programs for Boys & Girl’s ages 4-15 from Medford and surrounding communities  continues at the City of...

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Police Briefs 11-29-2017

December 1, 2017
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Police Log Wednesday, November 1 Bryan Exume, 26, 40 Irving St., Everett, was arrested on warrants. Christopher Voltaire, 21, 29 Waters Ave., Everett, was arrested for unlicensed operation of...

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Energy Lessons from Recent Hurricanes

December 1, 2017
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By Merrill Matthews Hurricanes Harvey and Irma killed dozens of Americans and caused tens of billions of dollars in property damage. But there’s one silver lining. The storms taught...

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