Monthly Archives: October 2012

City Honors Local Marine

October 17, 2012
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City Honors Local Marine

U.S. Marine Corps Corporal Richard S. Costanza was honored by the Everett Common Council and Mayor Carlo DeMaria Monday night during a brief presentation prior to the Common Council meeting. Costanza, a 2007 Everett High School graduate who entered the Marines in 2008, was stationed at Camp Lejeune, NC during his four years of...

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Everett to Be on WCVB Channel 5’s Chronicle

October 17, 2012
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Everett to Be on WCVB Channel 5’s Chronicle

The City of Everett and local resident Evmorphia Stratis will appear on WCVB Channel 5’s long-running program Chronicle this week.  The show approached Stratis, as a resident and professional tour guide, to travel around the City with the Chronicle team and present Everett from a resident’s viewpoint.  Stratis visited many spots throughout the community,...

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Mayor’s Office Explains Water Rates and Estimated Bills : New Remote Reader Water Meters Will Eliminate Estimated Bills

October 17, 2012
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Assistant City Solicitor and Acting Chief of Staff David Rodrigues appeared before the Common Council on Monday night to clear up confusion about new water rates being applied to water bills that included estimated water readings in the past. Essentially, Rodrigues explained that the Water Commissioners are scheduling hearings for water bills abatements, in...

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Common Council Approves $15,000 Salaries for Council Positions in 2014

October 17, 2012
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By a 15-1 vote Monday night, the Everett Common Council confirmed the salaries for city councilors in the new government, by approving a motion that was passed last week by the Board of Aldermen. The new council will receive a salary of $15,000, which does not include health benefits. Councilor Catherine Tomassi Hicks was...

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The Governor Should Be Ashamed

October 17, 2012
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When we heard the news that Governor Deval Patrick removed George Anzuoni as Chairman of the Revere Housing Authority, we were stunned and disappointed at this classic misstep and what can only be termed as politics at its worst. In a time when one cannot help but read of incompetence and corruption in other...

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Voting on Question 2

October 17, 2012
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Everett residents voting on November 6 will have the option to vote for or against a ballot measure regarding physician prescribed and assisted suicide. It is, obviously, an important ballot question as it goes to the core of how we view life and what we are prepared to do to stop unnecessary suffering and...

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Police Briefs 10-17-2012

October 17, 2012
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10/08 Claire Alexis, 18, 58 Vernal St., Everett, was arrested for disturbing the peace, assault with a dangerous weapon. Leandro Campos, 28, 878 Salem St., Malden, was arrested for operation of motor vehicle unlicensed, speeding. Rhyan Moore, 26, 12 Abbott Tr., Medford, was arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon (2 counts). Ryan Smith,...

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Obituaries 10-17-2012

October 17, 2012
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Carmela LoGrasso Of Everett, formerly of South Boston and the North End Carmela (Saporito) LoGrasso of Everett, formerly of South Boston and the North End, died on October 14. She was the beloved wife of Gaetano Lo Grasso ith whom she shared 41 years of marriage; loving mother of Rocco LoGrasso and his wife,...

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Winning Ways

October 11, 2012
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Winning Ways

CJ Parvelus eyes a hole in the Falcons’ defense and heads for a first down in the Tide’s rout of Cambridge 51-30 Friday night.

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Town Line Ten Pin Unveils New Luxury Lanes in Malden

October 11, 2012
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Town Line Ten Pin Unveils New Luxury Lanes in Malden

Town Line Ten Pin ushered in a new era of ten-pin bowling in the area at its grand opening celebration Friday night at the establishment located at 665 Broadway in Malden. Anthony DeCotis, whose family has owned and operated the bowling establishment since 1960, presided over the gala event that included a special appearance...

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