Monthly Archives: February 2010

First LNG delivery from Yemen arrives inside Boston Harbor

February 25, 2010
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First LNG delivery from Yemen arrives inside Boston Harbor

The Maran Gas Coronis, the LNG tanker carrying liquefied natural gas from Yemen to New England came into Boston Harbor on the low tide without incident early Tuesday morning and docked at the Distrigas Terminal in Everett. Despite protests from Mayor Carlo DeMaria, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino and Chelsea city manager Jay Ash and...

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Lady Crimson Tide fall in tourney opener

February 25, 2010
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Although the most successful season in 17 years for the Everett High girls basketball program came to an end Monday evening with a 71-55 loss at Peabody in the opening round of the MIAA Division 1 North sectional tournament, EHS head coach Tammy Turner reminded her team that they had much to be proud...

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Boys indoor track team competes at State Meet

February 25, 2010
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A large contingent of the Everett High boys indoor track competed Saturday in the Division I State Meet that was held at the Reggie Lewis Center. David Lima, competing in the 600 meter run, was the top finisher for the Crimson Tide, grabbing eighth place in the large field in a time of 1:25.24....

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School committee concerned with absentee ballot process

February 25, 2010
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The Everett School Committee has asked Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin for a review of the absentee ballot process in the city of Everett. This is not breaking news. The School Committee earlier had made the initial request following the November election. Monday night, the School Committee sent Galvin a second notice requesting...

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Aldermen seeking answers on tax rate

February 25, 2010
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Taxes. Whether you are talking commercial or residential that is the word that everyone is talking about in Everett. And it is no wonder that the Board of Aldermen had two items on their agenda on Monday night about both tax rates. Mayor Carlo DeMaria appeared before the Board to discuss the granting of...

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Absentee ballot conundrum

February 25, 2010
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We once again call attention to the School Committee’s effort to straighten out the possible illegal use of absentee ballots that has grown serious enough to warrant changing the system The percentages of absentee ballots handed in given the total vote are way out of whack according to official records. In the event of...

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From Yemen to Everett

February 25, 2010
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The LNG tanker from Yemen has arrived, and as the Coast Guard predicted, its entrance into Boston harbor went smoothly. Of course it went smoothly. But what happens when that one time, that one fatal instance occurs when it doesn’t go smoothly, when there is a disaster at the hands of terrorists or a...

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Tiger Woods

February 25, 2010
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Did you watch and listen to Tiger Woods last Friday when he apologized for not being able to control his lower mammalian impulses? We did. And you know what? We tended to believe him and to appreciate his apology. W are left to wonder, as we are sure he is, just how he is...

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Obituaries 02-25-2010

February 25, 2010
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Sean Grogan Member of Local 22 Sean W. Grogan, a proud member of Local 22 of Everett and a lifelong Everett resident, died at the Massachusetts General Hospital on February 20. He was 38 years old. A laborer with Local 22 of Everett, he was born in Boston and was the beloved husband of...

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Arrest Report 02-25-2010

February 25, 2010
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February 16 Steven Marcucella, 46, 176 Vine St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Vincent Martorano, 39, 17 Belmont St., Everett, was arrested on warrants. February 17 Edvaldo Teodro DeSouza, 24, 58 Mill St., Woburn, was arrested for operation of motor vehicle unlicensed, failure to stop. Jaime Dutra, 19, 93 Vernal St.,...

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