Monthly Archives: March 2012

Everett Explosion Girls Basketball Team Awarded for Undefeated Season

March 29, 2012
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Everett Explosion Girls Basketball Team Awarded for Undefeated Season

At the Board of Aldermen meeting Monday night at Everett City Hall, the Peter J. McCarren Memorial Chamber was filled with Everett team spirit. The Everett Explosion girls basketball team celebrated its first undefeated season with a trophy from Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. The traveling team is comprised of members Sidney Hennessey, Mekhila Rosa,...

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English School Students Raise Funds for the Make-a-wish Foundation

March 29, 2012
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English School Students Raise Funds for the Make-a-wish Foundation

The Madeline English School Student Government recently held a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation®, which enriches the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions through its wish-granting work. English School eighth graders Alexis Ripley, Nicole Pesce and Aryana Charles, in conjunction with the Student Government, sold MCAS Survival Kits for $1 to students in...

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Words of Remembrance in Commemoration of the Life of Eleanor “Honey” Kennedy

March 29, 2012
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Words of Remembrance in Commemoration of the Life of Eleanor “Honey” Kennedy

Honey Kennedy, a well known and highly respected member of this community died recently. She was the wife of the late State Representative John Kennedy and quite a lady in her own right. We are pleased to print the eulogy delivered at her funeral on March 12 by her Daughter Maureen at the Immaculate...

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The Ethanol Issue Reveals Strong Ties

March 29, 2012
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The issue over Ethanol deliveries by rail to Revere coming through Everett and Chelsea has caused our three cities to come together to oppose it. Meetings in all three places strongly opposing such a scenario have brought out hundreds of residents who are concerned as well as vocal leaders decrying the planned deliveries to...

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Police Briefs 03-28-2012

March 29, 2012
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March 19 Robert Gil, 27, 5 Shute St., Everett, was arrested for misleading police officers, (2 counts); Larceny of property of $250 or less, (2 counts). Gregg Snyder, 25, 9 Valley St., Everett, was arrested for aggravated assault and battery. March 20 Christine Raymond, 46, 72 Hancock St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant....

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Obituaries 03-28-2012

March 29, 2012
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Olga Johnson Nurse Olga C. (Dandaneau) Johnson of Medford, formerly of Everett, died on March 18 at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was 69 years old. Born in Lynn on December 14, 1942, the daughter of the late Fabian and Verda (Husson) Dandaneau, Mrs. Johnson  worked as a nurse caring for patients at a...

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Sports 03-28-2012

March 29, 2012
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EHS softball team headed to Disney World The 2012 Everett High softball team may not have won the Super Bowl, but they are going to Disney World. Coach Stacy Poste and her charges are departing tomorrow (Thursday) and returning Monday for some spring training that will include scrimmages against teams from Virginia and Wisconsin at...

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Stunning Photograph

March 21, 2012
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Stunning Photograph

Please take a moment to enjoy this stunning photograph of the industrial Everett skyline taken by the noted Everett photog­rapher Elias Polcheira.

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Janitors Exonerated of Wrongdoing Student Safety Never Compromised

March 21, 2012
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Two custodians accused of assaulting a student at the Keverian School last month have been given a clean bill by law enforcement authorities following an exhaustive investigation by Everett Police and investigators in the office of Middlesex District Attorney Gerard Leone. The investigation by the DA’s office has been officially closed without any findings...

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Gas is More Expensive, and Dangerous for Residents

March 21, 2012
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When the sky is black and the air is brisk, the distant sound of a train rolling through town can be heard. But what’s hidden in the rail road cars, passing through the residential city of Everett? At last night’s Everett Common Council meeting, members discussed exactly that. Global Oil proposed to begin transporting...

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