Monthly Archives: September 2013

Students Take Part in Fun and Educational Summer Robotics Program

September 25, 2013
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Students Take Part in Fun and Educational Summer Robotics Program

Students in the Everett Public Schools Summer Enrich­ment Program had the chance to participate in a fun and educational robotics program. For two hours each day, the students worked on computer programming and learned how to use robotic arms. They also completed a research project to create their own invention and use for a...

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What to Do with City’s Share of Casino Haul?: DeMaria, Van Campen Share Their Ideas on Potential Casino Revenue

September 25, 2013
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What to Do with City’s Share of Casino Haul?: DeMaria, Van Campen Share Their Ideas on Potential Casino Revenue

With six weeks to go before Everett voters head to the polls to choose a mayor and elect a new city government, The Everett Independent has engaged the two candidates for Mayor – Incumbent Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Alderman Robert Van Campen – with a series of questions about their ideas for leading the...

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Ballot Lottery to Be Held Monday at City Hall: Campaigns for New City Council to Kick into High Gear

September 25, 2013
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If you thought the lead up to last week’s Primary Election was interesting brace yourself, because the next five weeks do not represent simply the build up to another city election. The next five weeks represent the main campaign season for an entire new form of government to take office on January 1, 2014....

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Glendale Park Nearly Complete: ‘Soft Opening’ Anticipated Next Week

September 25, 2013
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The Board of Aldermen approved a request for the city to authorize an easement underneath the new Glendale Park to National Grid, so that the new park’s power supply can be run underground and allow the long-running renovation to be completed. According to Planning and Development Director James Errickson, who appeared before the Board...

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Open Forum on Potential Lower Broadway Development

September 25, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria would like to invite all residents and business owners to the two latest open forums in a series of discussions being held on the potential integrated resort development proposed by Wynn Resorts for the former Monsanto site on Route 99, along Lower Broadway. The meetings will take place October, 17th at...

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Important Meetings Coming Up

September 25, 2013
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We urge all residents to attend the meetings planned on the casino/resort development by the Wynn Group in the lower Broadway area.  As we have said numerous times, this development would change dramatically the city of Everett. Mayor Carlo DeMaria has done more than anyone to spearhead the drive for the casino from the...

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Sensei Bill Powers of Kenpo Karate Honors Everett Recreation Center

September 25, 2013
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Sensei Bill Powers of Nick Cerio’s Kenpo Karate studio on Broadway in Everett presented a certificate of appreciation to Sam Amado, director of the Everett Recreation Center, in recognition of the center’s contribution to the growth of martial arts in the community. Amado and his staff have done an excellent job in promoting the...

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Obituaries 09-25-2013

September 25, 2013
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Walter Walata, Jr. Former Owner of Walata Funeral Home of Chelsea Walter S. Walata, Jr. of Chelsea died on September 19. The former owner and director of the Walata Funeral Home of Chelsea, he was the beloved husband of the late Lydia (Belofsky); father of Cathy Surette and her husband, Joseph of Saugus and...

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City Holds Respectful 9/11 Candlelight Vigil

September 18, 2013
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City Holds Respectful 9/11 Candlelight Vigil

Hundreds of residents joined together with the Mayor at the 9/11 Memorial Park in Everett Square to remember and honor the fallen.

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EHS Students Receive CompTIA A+ Certification

September 18, 2013
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EHS Students Receive CompTIA A+ Certification

Thanks to a special partnership between the Everett Public Schools, the Cisco Networking Academy and Bunker Hill Community College, two Everett High School seniors are now certified to work as computer support technicians. Zachery Morelli and Suniel Soto Pol took part in a satellite program that allowed them to create an account through the...

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