Monthly Archives: December 2013

Everett Police Officers Receive Promotions

December 31, 2013
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Everett Police Officers Receive Promotions

On Monday, December 23rd Everett Police Officers Paul Strong (center) and Mark Zielinski (left) were honored in the City Hall Chambers in recognition of their promotions. Strong and Zielinski were appointed to the rank of Lieutenant. Chief Steven Mazzie (right), local officials, fellow Police Officers, family members and residents were in attendance to congratulate...

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Casino Proposal, Mayor’s Race Dominated News in 2013

December 31, 2013
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Looking back on the past year, there were really only two news stories that dominated the headlines in 2013 and they were inexorably linked in the minds of many voters. The re-election campaign of Mayor Carlo DeMaria, who faced a challenge from veteran Alderman Robert Van Campen was the top political story of the...

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2014 Inauguration Set for January 6

December 31, 2013
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On Monday, January 6th, the City of Everett will hold its 2014 Inauguration. The event will begin at 7:00PM at the Frederick Foresteire Center for the Performing Arts, located in Everett High School, and will be broadcast LIVE on EHS-TV Channel 15. An historic occasion, marking the first year of City Government since Everett’...

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Wynn Resorts Unanimously Approved to Move to Phase 2

December 31, 2013
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Wynn Resorts has cleared all hurdles with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) after a unanimous vote recorded last Friday, Dec. 27, by Commissioners that officially declared the company suitable to submit a Phase 2 application. Earlier this month, the MGC’s investigation unit had unveiled a lengthy investigative report on Wynn and the MGC held...

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2014 Residential Parking Sticker Information

December 31, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce the official start date for the 2014 Residential Parking Sticker Program.  Beginning Thursday, January 2nd,, the new 2014 parking stickers will be available in the Parking Clerk’s Office in the lobby of City Hall. To obtain a new sticker you must return the 2013 sticker, as well...

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Ring out the Old…. We Wish Our Readers a Happy and Healthy 2014

December 31, 2013
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New Year’s Day really isn’t different than any other day of the year.  It is a day that has no real significance other than its place on the calendar. However, that lack of meaningfulness also is New Year’s greatest asset.  New Year’s Day belongs to everyone because it has no particular religious or political...

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EHS Girls Basketball Team Edges Saugus, 46-42

December 31, 2013
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The Everett High girls basketball team started fast and then fended off a late Saugus surge to earn a 46-42 triumph this past Friday evening on the EHS court. The Lady Crimson Tide led at all of the quarter marks, jumping out to a 17-7 advantage in the opening frame, taking a 26-15 lead...

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Obituaries 01-01-2014

December 31, 2013
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Elvera Petrocelli Homemaker Of Everett Elvera A. (Romano) Petrocelli of Everett died at home on December 28. She was 82 years old. A homemaker born in Boston and a longtime Everett resident, she was the beloved wife of Neil R. Petrocelli for over 58 years; dear and devoted mother of Elaine Nickerson of Hampton,...

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Santa Claus Visits Everett Children

December 24, 2013
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Santa Claus Visits Everett Children

Mayor Carlo DeMaria was pleased to welcome Santa Claus to Everett to visit with children and families! Santa visited both the Recreation Center and City Hall this past Monday to speak with the children and collect their Christmas lists. Families also had the opportunity take pictures with Santa. After his visits Santa hitched up...

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Oil Boom Likely to Lower Heating Bills in Coming Years, but Not Quite Yet

December 24, 2013
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Oil Boom Likely to Lower Heating Bills in Coming Years, but Not Quite Yet

Just five years ago, America seemed to be at a crisis point when it came to its energy needs, and nowhere was that more apparent around here than in home heating bills – whether for heating oil or natural gas. In fact, during the presidential election of 2008, both candidates preached about the need...

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