Monthly Archives: August 2011

DeMaria Revving Up His Forces

August 31, 2011
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DeMaria Revving Up His Forces

Signs don’t vote – that is the classic political catch-all phrase intended to awaken politicians to the understanding that it is people who vote. Obviously, Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s substantial sign holding visibility held in the square last week was a huge success, with hundreds of his supporters turning out for what was without question...

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Police Briefs 08-31-2011

August 31, 2011
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Monday, August 22 Jeffrey LeBlanc, 25, 142 School St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Tuesday, August 23 Erik Goodwin, 17, 101 Francis St.., Everett, was arrested for being disorderly person. Shawn Goodwin, 19, 101 Francis St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. John Iozza, 51, Homeless, Everett, was arrested...

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Hurricane Irene

August 31, 2011
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Hurricane Irene has come and gone, just like that, like the snap of a finger. In truth, for all our preparations, Hurricane Irene was a no-show for us but not for others. She never came to dinner and stayed around a while to wreak her havoc. She came and went like a ghost, only...

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Obituaries 08-31-2011

August 31, 2011
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Thomas Kelly Sr. Former Everett resident Thomas V. Kelly, Sr. of Marstons Mills, formerly of Everett, died on August 25. He was 93 years old. A US Army veteran of World War II, he was a retired longtime employee of Exxon. He was the beloved husband of the late Marguerite L. (Strahan) Kelly; loving...

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Providing a Better Future

August 24, 2011
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Providing a Better Future

“Councilman Peter A. Napolitano and the Common Council presents a Citation to Antonio Amaya, theexecutive director of La Comunidad Inc., La Comunidad Inc. is a dedicated non-profit organization funded to provide a better future to the Latino-American community in the city of Everett and surrounded areas. For over 12 years, La Comunidad’s mission is...

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Everett Public Schools Open Tuesday, August 30

August 24, 2011
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Everett Public Schools will open for students in their freshman year in High School and all Kindergarten through Grade Eight students on Tuesday, August 30 according to Superintendent Frederick F. Foresteire.  Schools will open a day earlier for teachers on Monday, August 29. “We are asking High School Freshmen only to report to the...

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Expanded Gambling Bill Will Make a Difference

August 24, 2011
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The House and the Senate has brought out a piece of legislation from committee concerning expanded gambling. The governor says that he approves of the legislation. So the stage is set for debate and fine tuning and then passage in the House and the Senate and then to the governor for his signature. When...

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Earthquake in Virginia

August 24, 2011
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News of a near to 6.0 earthquake in Virginia and the nation’s capital rocked many of us here in Boston. Some buildings in Boston were said to be shaking from the earthquake as they did in New York City. Amazingly enough, we are in an earthquake zone. It is just that we haven’t had...

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Everett Women’s Volleyball Starts 40th Season

August 24, 2011
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The Everett Women’s Volleyball League, one of the longest running sports leagues in the history of Everett, will have registration for the upcoming 2011-2012 season, on Wednesday evening, September 7 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Recreation Center on Elm Street.  Team players must be at least 18 years old. There will be...

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Police Briefs 08-24-2011

August 24, 2011
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Monday, August 15 Louis Cafarelli, 23, Homeless, Everett, was arrested on warrants. Ever Pineda, 30, 73 Moore St., East Boston, was arrested on protective custody. Anna Reisopoulos, 37, 36 Woodlawn St., Everett, was arrested for attempting to commit a crime, unarmed robbery. Wednesday, August 17 Michael Hunt, 28, 116 Falcon St., East Boston was...

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