Monthly Archives: January 2013

Joint Meeting

January 30, 2013
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Joint Meeting

Last Thursday, the Chelsea Rotary Club joined the Everett and East Boston-Revere Rotary Clubs for a joint meeting at  Everett High School. The  Everett High School Culinary Food Departmentprepared the delicious luncheon which included Statler Chicken, roasted potatoes, baked ham, artisanal breads and beautiful desserts.    Special thanks go to Chef Des Makredes,pastry chef...

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Faia Named a Student Ambassador

January 30, 2013
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Faia Named a Student Ambassador

Madeline English School student Marc Faia was recently selected to represent Everett as an Ambassador to Gov. Deval Patrick’s Project 351, which celebrates the ethic of service, youth leadership, the mosaic population of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the power of community to uplift and unite. Project 351 is an independent non-profit fully staffed...

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Santana’s Plaza CafÉ Grand Opening

January 30, 2013
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Santana’s Plaza CafÉ Grand Opening

Pictured(from left to right) Alderman Joe McGonagle, Lidianne DeSantana, Milton DeSantana, Cristina DeSantana, Mayor DeMaria, Anna DeSantana, Kenney DeSouza, and Ericka DeSantana.

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Casino Details Forthcoming: City Anticipates Renderings from Developer in the Coming Weeks

January 30, 2013
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The Everett Common Council took up the call to have Mayor Carlo DeMaria convene a Joint Convention to discuss the parameters of a possible host agreement between the city of Everett and Wynn Casinos in support of the developers application to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission earlier this month. However, in the interim Assistant City...

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School, Union Contract Negotiations Go Public Teacher’s Union Stages ‘show of Unity’ Following Negotiations

January 30, 2013
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The Everett Teacher’s Association coordinated a unity rally prior to the start of school last Friday, January 25, during which all teachers around the district met together outside of school  and entered the building together. According to Superintendent of Schools Frederick F. Foresteire, his understanding was that the action was not meant to be...

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City to Protect Against Voter Fraud: New Absentee Ballot Measures Follow Smith Scandal

January 30, 2013
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Assistant City Solicitor David Rodrigues and City Clerk Michael Matarazzo outlined plans to guard against absentee voter fraud at last Tuesday night‘s Common Council meeting, in an attempt to ensure voter confidence in the outcome of upcoming elections. Residents and elected officials alike have been calling for answers in the Stephen “Stat” Smith voter...

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Absentee Voter Fraud Should Never Happen Again

January 30, 2013
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We applaud the proactive actions of Assistant City Solicitor David Rodrigues and City Clerk Michael Matarazzo in making sure that absentee voter fraud will not rear its head again in Everett elections. The premise of one vote for one person was made laughable by the actions of former Representative Stephen Smith who will now...

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Dialogue is the Key for a Casino in Everett

January 30, 2013
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We are glad to hear that Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. has made it a point that as discussions progress on a mitigation contract for a proposed casino by Steven Wynn  that both the Common Council and Board of Aldermen will be included in any talks. If Wynn’s application gets past the first stage approval...

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Police Briefs 01-30-2013

January 30, 2013
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January 8, 13 Caio Baldrati, 21, 31 Oakville St., Lynn, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed, possessing Class D with intent to distribute. Angel Chinchilla, 29, 66 Glen St., Somerville, was arrested on warrants. Francisco Silva, 27, 3 Gateway Ln., Lynn, was arrested for possessing Class D with intent to distribute. January 9,...

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Boys Hockey Team Edges Cambridge, 7-6

January 30, 2013
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The Everett High boy hockey team displayed its best offensive showing of the season, lighting the red lamp seven times, but had to hold on for a 7-6 triumph over Cambridge Saturday. Shawn Doyle set the scoring pace for the Crimson Tide with four goals and two assists. Shawn scored twice in the first...

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