Monthly Archives: April 2013

Matewsky Wins: Hanlon Comes Up Short with Historic Write-in Effort

April 4, 2013
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Democratic nominee Wayne Matewsky completed his campaign to be Everett’s representative in the Massachusetts House Tuesday night, narrowly beating out a strong write-in effort for former Mayor and City Clerk John Hanlon by 59 votes, 1,258 votes to 1,209. Hanlon who came in third in last month’s Democratic primary for the seat, had been...

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Suffolk Downs Unveils New 3d Model of Proposed Casino Project

April 4, 2013
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Chip Tuttle, chief operating officer of Suffolk Downs, unveiled a new three-dimensional model of the proposed $1 billion casino/resort development for the property located in East Boston. Tuttle’s remarks and the showing of the large model came at a press conference held March 27 at the Topsider Room inside the Suffolk Downs clubhouse. “We...

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LWV in Support of Absentee Ballot Reform

April 4, 2013
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The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts testified Wednesday, March 27, in support of a proposed Constitutional amendment to remove the restrictions on obtaining an absentee ballot and allow voters to request an absentee ballot without stating a reason. This change will enable more qualified voters to participate in elections. The Joint Committee on...

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Wynn Development Could Be a Win for Everett

April 4, 2013
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Anyone who was at the press conference last Wednesday afternoon at the Connolly Center for the presentation of the Wynn Hotel/Casino drawing had to leave truly impressed by what might be for Everett. The hotel, the grounds and the shops as presented are first class.  This development will be a true community resource as...

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EHS Baseball Team Opens Season Monday

April 4, 2013
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A new season with a new coach will get underway for the Everett High baseball team when the Crimson Tide boys of spring open their 2013 campaign Monday evening under the lights at Fraser Field against non-league foe Lynn Classical. “So far, so good,” has been the assessment of first year head coach Joe...

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Obituaries 04-03-2013

April 4, 2013
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Charlotte Sheehan Gautreau Devoted to Family, Cherished her Catholic Faith Charlotte Sheehan Gautreau, a native of Boston and a resident of Gonzales, Louisiana, passed away on March 28 at Heritage Manor in Baton Rouge after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Dementia and Parkinson’s Disease. She was 84 years old. She was born on April...

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