Monthly Archives: December 2013

Community Comes Together for Fall Clean up

December 4, 2013
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Community Comes Together for Fall Clean up

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett held a hugely successful Fall Clean Up Event on Saturday, November 23rd. Residents and City workers came together in an effort to ready properties throughout the City for the holiday season. Volunteers removed debris, raked, swept and collected leaves and branches. A delicious lunch was provided...

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Showing Support

December 4, 2013
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Showing Support

Wynn Resorts has committed to a “Chairman’s Circle” Sponsorship through the 2015 season in support of A Company Christmas at Pops. As part of the partnership, Wynn Resorts will support various community outreach ventures and cross-promotional opportunities. The sponsorship agreement was commemorated by a cocktail reception hosted at Surrender Nightclub on November 17 at...

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$2.8 Million in School and City Budget Adjustments Approved: Authorizes New Fund to Address Post-employment Benefit Costs

December 4, 2013
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The Common Council, in two separate votes on Monday night, authorized budget transfers and reductions to balance the city’s budget accounting for state aid reductions in the FY 2014 budget process. According to City Auditor Richard Viscay the moves were necessary, because the city had built its budget for FY 2014, based on Governor...

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Renovation of Council Chamber to Begin Right Away

December 4, 2013
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The Everett Common Council cleared the way for a complete renovation of the City Council meeting chambers Monday night, with a 10-0 vote of the Common Council to “accept and dispose of” the 96 theater style seats that currently make up the public gallery of Peter J. McCarren Memorial Chamber. By affirming a vote...

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Pair of Joint Conventions Planned for December: Dec. 9 Hearing on Tax Rate and Dec. 16 Zoning Hearing Scheduled

December 4, 2013
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The final month of bi-cameral municipal rule in Everett is going to be a busy one, with full schedules for both the Common Council and Board of Aldermen already on the calendar this month and now comes word that the Mayor has called a pair of Joint Conventions in December as well. On Monday,...

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City Set to Kick off Holiday Season This Friday

December 4, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria, the Everett Chamber of Commerce, and the Office of Human Services are pleased to announce that the Human Services Holiday Fundraiser has been moved to this Friday, December 6th, to coincide with the City’s Annual Tree Lighting and Downtown Open House. The holiday celebration will begin at 4:30pm in Everett Square...

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New Council Chambers

December 4, 2013
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Some residents may look at the renovations planned for the Peter McCrarren Memorial Chamber as an unnecessary expense of $30,000 at this time especially with state aid down. However, we agree with elected officials to spend the money.. The new Chamber will reflect the historic governmental change that has happened in our city as...

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Tree Lighting This Friday

December 4, 2013
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The annual tree lightning ceremony in Everett Square is set for this Friday starting at 4:30 rain or shine. We encourage residents to come on down and enjoy the festivities with their family as we get into the holiday spirit. Mayor Carlo DeMaria, the City of Everett, and the Everett Chamber of Commerce are...

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Police Briefs 12-04-2013

December 4, 2013
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11/11 Norman  Jimenez, 34, 133 Walnut St., Malden, was arrested for shoplifting and warrants. Darisel Rivera, 19, 6 Hanson St., Somerville, was arrested on protective custody 11/13 Stephanie Cruz, 26, 30 Parker St., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering nighttime with intent to commit crime, malicious destruction of property over $250. 11/14 Marc...

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Obituaries 12-04-2013

December 4, 2013
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Francis ‘Frank’ Falzone Retired Massport Toll Taker; Owned Falzone’s Variety Store Francis J. “Frank” Falzone, a lifelong resident of Everett, died on November 26 at the Whidden Memorial Hospital. He was 87 years old. Born in Everett, he owned and operated Falzone’s Variety Store, corner of Nichols and Florence Streets, Everett for many years...

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