Monthly Archives: June 2012

Fire Department Memorial Service

June 27, 2012
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Fire Department Memorial Service

Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr., Senator Sal DiDomenico, State Representative Stephen “Stat” Smith, Fire Chief David Butler and the Everett Fire Department held a Memorial Service recently to honor those Firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty.

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Everett City Budget Finally Gains Approval

June 27, 2012
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After weeks of postponing the vote to accept or deny the Annual Appropriation Budget for the Fiscal Year of 2013, the city budget was finally approved by the Board of Aldermen at the last meeting. The final budget totaled $140,308,594,  and the amended budget was reduced by $259,968, which came from the Salaries Account...

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Residential Exemption Works Through Council, Not Aldermen

June 27, 2012
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At Monday night’s series of meeting, Mayor DeMaria reintroduced an important piece of legislation aimed at creating tax savings for both owner occupied homes and commercial properties.  This piece passed the Common Council unanimously, but failed the Board of Aldermen with only one vote in the affirmative. The piece, which was a home rule...

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Graduation 2012

June 27, 2012
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The graduation from Everett High School last week of 368 Everett young men and women now ready to enter the larger world outside of the city where they grew up was a great success. Overall, it was a dignified, exhilarating event for everyone who attended and especially for the proud parents and friends of...

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Obituaries 06-27-2012

June 27, 2012
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Neil Stewart Boston Gas Retiree Neil N. Stewart of Everett died on June 23. A US Navy Korean War veteran and a retired employee of Boston Gas, he was an avid outdoorsman and ham radio operator. He was the beloved husband of the late Marie C. (Pesce); father of James and his wife, Leslie...

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Revere Takes out Criminal Complaint Against Everett Rep. Smith in Illegal Apartment Saga

June 27, 2012
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The king of no-show in Revere will apparently now have to show up in a Chelsea courthouse, as Revere fire officials filed a criminal complaint in Chelsea District Court on Tuesday against Everett State Rep. Steve ‘Stat’ Smith in the ongoing saga over his illegal apartments on Revere’s Yeamans Street. After Smith allegedly dragged...

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Eveerett Graduation 2012

June 21, 2012
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Eveerett Graduation 2012

Everett High School,’s 386 seniors received their diplomas last Thursday night at Everett Memorial Stadium. Shown above are students tossing their caps into the air at the conclusion of the ceremony. See pages 11-20 for additional graduation coverage.

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House in Disorder: Smith Still in Violation for Revere Houses

June 21, 2012
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Revere’s highest officials are irate at Everett State Rep. Steve ‘Stat’ Smith for dragging his feet in fixing code violations fire safety violations at a Revere property that contained some 12 illegal apartments. Revere Mayor Dan Rizzo said this week Smith has been dragging his feet in fully satisfying city investigators over the past...

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Everett Officials Plans for Future Progress

June 21, 2012
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. is inviting all businesses, residents and community groups to a community-wide, public open house entitled “Envisioning Everett Together: Planning for Pride, Progress, and Possibilities.” The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 26th, from 6-8 p.m. at the Edward G. Connolly Center, 90 Chelsea Street. Everett residents are encouraged to...

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The Meeting About Lower Broadway June 26

June 21, 2012
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A community visioning meeting being held June 26 from 6-8 at the Edward Connolly Center on Chelsea Street is one of the more ambitious and interesting meetings to be held locally by the administration in a long time. If you are an Everett resident or live in the Lower Broadway area or have a...

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