Monthly Archives: February 2012

Everett Science Students Kick off 2012 First Robotics Competition

February 15, 2012
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Everett Science Students Kick off 2012 First Robotics Competition

Everett High School science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) students are taking part in an innovative and intense robotics competition that was founded by a renowned inventor and is supported by two U.S. Presidents and a Grammy award-winning musician. The 21st FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC®) consists of more than 60,000 students from around the...

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Freedom Trail Scholars Visit Parlin Elementary School

February 15, 2012
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Freedom Trail Scholars Visit Parlin Elementary School

“Lobsterbacks, go home!  Lobsterbacks, go home!” chants will be heard from down the hall as Everett’s Parlin School 5th graders take on roles during their Freedom Trail® Foundation Scholars program on Friday, February 10 at 9:00 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. at 587 Broadway Street.  Presented by Distrigas of Massachusetts in partnership with the Freedom...

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A Milestone for Malcolm: Pope John Basketball Star Reaches 1,000 Points for His Career

February 15, 2012
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Malcolm Brown is a past Boston Globe All-Scholastic football player of the year who will be playing in the Shriners All-Star Classic in June at Gillette Stadium. But the Pope John XXIII High School senior from Lynn is also an exceptional basketball player and a big reason why the Tigers will challenge St. Mary’s...

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Board of Aldermen Discuss Creating Finance Department

February 15, 2012
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At the Everett Board of Aldermen’s meeting on Monday night, Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Committee members discussed some of the changes in store for Everett. There is an order for a home rule petition to the State Legislature to allow the city of Everett to draft an ordinance creating a Department of Finance, mainly...

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Nothing is Hidden, the Problem is Apparent

February 15, 2012
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We agree it’s good for an elected city official to ask questions regarding city expenditures on behalf of his or her constituents.  Unfortunately Councillor Rosemary Miller in her Letter to the Editor (Independent Forum, 02/08/12) only complains about events that have already happened and ducks the issues that need solutions. She reminds us of...

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EHS Roundup

February 15, 2012
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Boys hockey tops Mystic Valley, 6-3 The Everett High boys hockey team continued its winning ways, skating to a 6-3 victory over Mystic Valley in its only contest this past week. The teams played cat and mouse in the opening period with the Crimson Tide seizing the initiative, only to have MV respond in kind....

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Police Briefs 02-15-2012

February 15, 2012
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February 6 Ramon Calvo, 48, 81 Central Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for assault and a dangerous weapon, marked lanes violation, refusing to produce license and registration. Jessie Hodnett, 29, 116 Union St., Everett, was arrested for possession of Class B substance with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribut near school zone. February...

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Obituaries 02-15-2012

February 15, 2012
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Antonietta DiCarlo Of Saugus, formerly of Everett Antonietta (Figliolini) DiCarlo of Saugus, formerly of Everett, died on February 10. She was the beloved wife of the late Umberto. mother of Angelo and his wife, Rosa of Italy, Antonio and his wife, Antonietta and Anna Maria Vigorito and her husband, Rocco, all of Saugus. She...

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$70,000 in Fines Against Everett Recycling Company

February 9, 2012
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$70,000 in Fines Against Everett Recycling Company

An Everett scrap metal dealer – one of the largest such companies on the East Coast – has run afoul of workplace safety violations and is facing serious violations this week and large fines from the federal government. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Prolerized New England...

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Dibiaso Picks Dartmouth: Everett Football Star Will Prep at Phillips Exeter Academy

February 9, 2012
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Dibiaso Picks Dartmouth: Everett Football Star Will Prep  at Phillips Exeter Academy

At a press conference and luncheon that will set the standard for all future events of this nature, Everett High football star Jonathan DiBiaso announced that he will attend Dartmouth College following a year of prep school at Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, N.H. As school administrators, coaches, teammates, media members and Jonathan’s parents,...

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