Monthly Archives: January 2014

Jared Nelson Receives Scholarship from Zion Church Ministries

January 22, 2014
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Jared Nelson Receives Scholarship from Zion Church Ministries

Representatives from city government, the school department and the community’s faith-based organizations were all on hand Monday morning to congratulate Everett’s Jared Nelson for being named the recipient of the Scholarship from Zion Church Ministries and its 10th Annual Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast. The event, held annually at the Edward Connolly...

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Joint PTO Hears from Cyber-bullying Expert: Dr. Elizabeth Englander Makes Second Visit to Everett in past Year

January 22, 2014
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Dr. Elizabeth Englander of Bridgewater State University’s Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center (MARC) visited Everett for the second time in less than a year, to address Everett parent teacher organizations in a joint, city-wide meeting that was focused on reducing the threat from technology-based bullying among Everett students. According to its website, MARC is an...

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City Collects $2.5 Million in Back Taxes

January 22, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria recently received a report from Counselors at Law, D’Ambrosio Brown LLP, on the status of the City’s 2013 calendar year tax title collections. In 2013, the City collected over $2.5 million in back taxes and returned more than one hundred and fifty- four (154) properties to the active tax rolls. Since...

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He Had a Dream: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King

January 22, 2014
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Despite the countless number of times that we have heard Dr. Martin Luther King’s speeches on TV news shows and specials over the past 50 years (okay, we’re revealing how old we are), we never fail to feel a chill run through us when we listen to his words in that distinctive voice and...

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Police Briefs 01-22-2014

January 22, 2014
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12/3 Jose Vaquerano, 37 of 117 Union St. Everett, was charged with domestic assault and battery. 1/1 Bruce MacGregor, 53, of 94 Main St., Everett, was charged with domestic assault and battery; and threatening to commit a crime. Cecilia Spinney, 18, of 223 Elm St., Everett, was charged with a minor transporting/carrying liquor; and...

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EHS Hockey Team Raises Record to 6-4

January 22, 2014
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The Everett High hockey team pulled out a dramatic victory over Somerville this past week, scoring three goals in the final five minutes, to overcome a 2-1 deficit and skate away with a 4-2 victory. “We had been playing solidly throughout the game, but had been unable to take advantage of our chances to...

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Obituaries 01-22-2014

January 22, 2014
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William McCarthy Head Chef at New Bridge Cafe, Member of 5-2 Club of Chelsea William F. “Billy” McCarthy died most unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 7 after being stricken at work in the kitchen at New Bridge Cafe, Everett-Chelsea line. He was pronounced dead at the Whidden Memorial Hospital, Everett, where he had been rushed....

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Night Shift Brewing Growing in Everett: Charlton Street Microbrewery Plans April Move to Santilli Highway

January 15, 2014
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Night Shift Brewing Growing in Everett: Charlton Street Microbrewery Plans April Move to Santilli Highway

For two years now Night Shift Brewery has operated in an industrial building on 3 Charlton Street in Everett, adjacent to the Charleston Chew condominium buildings off lower Broadway, as a popular brewery and tasting pub/tap room for small batch beer aficionados. But according to Night Shift Brewing co-founder Michael Oxton, the company’s operations...

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Marchese Chosen as First President of New City Council

January 15, 2014
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Marchese Chosen as First President of New City Council

For one night, at least, the new Everett City Council was in complete agreement as they voted unanimously on all three votes that were taken. Veteran Everett Alderman Michael Marchese was unanimously elected as the first President of the new City Council on Monday night, as the new government officially took power by electing...

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Everett School Committee Re-elects Panarese and Parker to Chair and Vice-chair Posts

January 15, 2014
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Everett School Committee Re-elects Panarese and Parker to Chair and Vice-chair Posts

The Everett School Committee began 2014 by re-electing two leaders with more than 21 combined years of service to the students of the school district and a thorough understanding of the issues that are sure to confront educational leaders in the coming year. Allen Panarese and Frank Parker, each of whom has served on...

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