Monthly Archives: June 2014

Police Briefs 06-11-2014

June 10, 2014
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Monday, May 12 Stephanie Calnan, 25, 414 Ferry St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Liene Tavares DeBarros, 29, 64 Derby St., Somerville, was charged with three arrest warrants. Tuesday, May 13 Sandro Araujo, 33, 41 Hosmer St., Everett, was arrested for two counts of assault and battery on a police officer, being a...

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Obituaries 06-11-2014

June 10, 2014
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Richard VanCampen Pitney Bowes Office Machines Retiree Richard J. VanCampen of Everett entered into rest unexpectedly on June 9 in the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett. He was 74 years old. Born in Lynn, Dick resided in Everett for many years. He retired from Pitney-Bowes Office Machines Company where he worked as a service...

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Revealing Dangers of Tobacco and Smoking: 2 Everett Students Earn Top Honors in Statewide Anti-tobacco Poster Contest

June 4, 2014
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Revealing Dangers of Tobacco and Smoking: 2 Everett Students Earn Top Honors in Statewide Anti-tobacco Poster Contest

Two fifth-grade students from the Keverian School in Everett have earned top honors in the 2014 Massachusetts Medical Society and Alliance Anti-Tobacco Poster Contest, an annual educational event to alert schoolchildren to the dangers of tobacco and smoking. Gavin Kane and Alexandra Tran were two of just 12 winners selected from more than 3,500...

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Everett Teachers Make the Green Difference

June 4, 2014
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Everett Teachers Make the Green Difference

The 6th Annual Green Difference Awards Ceremony was held last week at the Massachusetts State House, in recognition of teachers who provide “Outstanding Environmental Education, Innovation, and Service in our Schools and within Communities.” Among the honorees was Everett High School AP Biology and Environmental Science Educator Sung Hwa Chang, who developed the Student Garden Project for the Webster, Lafayette, and Keverian schools...

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Three Everett Residents Played on NJCAA Division III World Series Team

June 4, 2014
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Three Everett Residents Played on NJCAA Division III World Series Team

For the third time in as many years, the Northern Essex Community College Knights baseball team went to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III World Series in Tyler, TX. They finished sixth in the country with an overall record of 21-14.  Last year they were eighth in the nation. This was the...

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DeMaria Proposes $182.9 Million Budget for FY 2015: Council to Hold Budget Hearings June 16, 17 & 18

June 4, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria presented his $182,946,911 fiscal year 2015 budget proposal to a joint meeting of the City Council and Everett School Department last week, on Tuesday, May 27. The Council voted shortly after to refer the FY 2015 budget to its Committee on Budget and set hearing dates for June 16, 17 and...

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Obed DeChamp Firefighter/inventor

June 4, 2014
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Obed DeChamp was born and raised in Shelburne Nova Scotia on December 27, 1867. The son of George and Mary DeChamp, he migrated south sometime around late 1891 and settled on Ferry Street in Everett. In order to support himself, Obed listed himself as a carpenter in the city directories as early as 1892....

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FY ’15: Mayor Looks to Improve Services, Replace Equipment

June 4, 2014
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In his budget presentation to the City Council and Everett School Committee last week, Mayor Carlo DeMaria sought to put city politics on the backburner, as he continued his policy of proposing improvements to city services and modernization and replacement of city equipment, as the underlying principal in his budget development. The FY 2015...

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City’s Budget to Be Reviewed by National Government Finance Officers Association

June 4, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and City Auditor Richard Viscay plan to submit the proposed Fiscal Year 2015 city operating budget to the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), in an effort to have the city’s financial planning peer review by municipal finance professionals and help guide the city’s future financial planning activities. The FY 2015 Everett...

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Congratulations to Our Graduates

June 4, 2014
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Graduation season is upon us, the time of year in which communities all across America celebrate the accomplishments of our young adults who will be receiving their high school diplomas. Graduation is a bittersweet time, marking both an ending and a beginning. For the grads, they will realize that the past four years, which they began as adolescents, are now culminating as they reach...

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