Monthly Archives: April 2014

Council Approves $15.8 Million Water/Sewer Budget for FY2015

April 23, 2014
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The City Council last week approved the proposed $15.8 million water and sewer enterprise budget for the coming fiscal year, including capital expenditures of $3.238 million for water and sewer improvement projects. The Council voted unanimously to support the spending plan, which includes no proposed rate increases for rate payers in the coming fiscal...

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Wynn Las Vegas Named the Most Trusted Casino Brand in America

April 23, 2014
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Wynn Las Vegas topped casino industry leaders in the United States on Entrepreneur Magazine’s “2014 Most Trusted Brands” list, and checked in as the most trustworthy hotel company on Forbes Magazine’s ‘2014 100 Most Trustworthy Companies’ list. The resort was listed at number 12 out of 120 of the country’s most successful companies by...

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City of Everett Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

April 23, 2014
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On April 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. the Everett Police and Fire Departments in partnership with The Everett Health Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent prescription pain medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired,...

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Thank You Senator DiDomenico

April 23, 2014
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In last week’s newspaper, Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced that the City will receive $3.75 million from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to repair Beacham Street. The repair of this street with new sewers and drainage for runoff water from rain and snow storms is crucial to make sure that the City does not get fined...

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EHS Track Teams Compete Against Malden

April 23, 2014
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The Everett High boys and girls track team competed against Ma;den this past week. On the girls’ side, the Lady Crimson Tide won three events: Jasmine Harding won the high jump, clearing the bar at 4′-5″; Deborah Iniesta-Lahiane won the discus with a toss of 70′-11″; and the 4 x 100 quartet of Djenny...

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Obituaries 04-23-2014

April 23, 2014
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Frances Gangemi Retired Bridal Consultant Frances N. (Cobino) Gangemi, a long time Everett resident, passed away at Rosewood Nursing Center in Peabody on April 15. She was 87 years old. Frances was born March 25, 1927, one of eight children of the late Angelo and Erminia (D’Ambrosio) Cobino. Though she was born in Boston,...

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Everett Rotary Soccer Tournament

April 16, 2014
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Everett Rotary Soccer Tournament

More than 190 kids from Everett High School turned out on a warm and sunny spring day last Saturday for some intense competition in the annual Everett Rotary Soccer Tournament. There were 19 teams represented. Here, one of the eight girls soccer teams in the tournament, sponsored by United Industries, gets pumped up for...

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Everett High Earns Continued Accreditation: Designation a Major Achievement for the EPS

April 16, 2014
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Everett High Earns Continued Accreditation: Designation a Major Achievement for the EPS

The New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) has notified the Everett School Committee that its Commission on Public Secondary Schools, after a lengthy study, has approved the continuance of Everett High School’s official accreditation. “I feel very positive about Everett High, about what was accomplished throughout the accreditation process, and what the...

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Shawn Coyle Is Raising Funds for Autism Awareness

April 16, 2014
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Shawn Coyle Is Raising Funds for Autism Awareness

Shawn Coyle is a familiar face to motorists at the corner of Ferry and Chelsea Streets. Coyle, owner of Ferry Street Ink and Coyle Electric, is conducting his annual autism awareness fundraising event in the city at a spot near his well-known tattoo shop at 8 Ferry St. Coyle is dedicating his efforts to...

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Everett Public Schools Receive National Recognition for Its Music Education

April 16, 2014
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Everett Public Schools Receive National Recognition for Its Music Education

A prominent national organization counts the Everett Public Schools among the best districts in the country for offering its students access to comprehensive music education, as the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) placed Everett on its list of the nation’s 376 Best Communities for Music Education. Everett is the sole inner-city district in...

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