Monthly Archives: August 2014

Summer City Works Participates In Community Service

August 27, 2014
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Summer City Works Participates  In Community Service

Recently over 100 of Everett’s youth, who are attending the City Works summer camp, assisted the Everett Beautification Committee in building flower beds and planting flowers outside of the Samuel Gentile Recreation Center. Camp members and counselors planted the flowers in an effort to teach the youth about the importance of community participation and...

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Right on Course: Brodeur Has TPC Boston Ready for PGA Playoff Event

August 27, 2014
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Right on Course: Brodeur Has TPC Boston Ready for PGA Playoff Event

The Deutsche Bank Championship (DBC) is this weekend and Tom Brodeur, golf course superintendent at Tournament Player’s Club Boston, has the course ready for the world’s best golfers. “The course for the tournament is not a lot different than it is for what we normally provide for the membership,” said Brodeur, who...

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Old Friends

August 27, 2014
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Old Friends

Former Ambassador to the Vatican and Mayor of the City of Boston, Raymond Flynn joined by his lovely wife Kathleen took time in their busy schedule to meet with their old friend State Representative Wayne A. Matewsky. The Flynn’s were visiting the State House as special guests of House Speaker Robert DeLeo.

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Everett Community Health Partnership: Everett Community Health Partnership to Hold Event to Build Support for Commercial Urban Agriculture Expansion Project

August 27, 2014
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In March of this year, the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) awarded the Everett Community Health Partnership (ECHP) one of nine Urban Agriculture grants to explore the development of commercial urban agriculture in Everett. With this grant funding, ECHP, through the Everett Community Growers, mapped land suitable for food growing, held various community...

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Where’s the Excitement?: State Rep Race Seen as Big Draw Here

August 27, 2014
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With just under two weeks to go before the September 9 state primary election, Everett City Clerk Michael Matarazzo said this week that there has been little to no local chatter around City Hall about the upcoming election and even less activity with regard to absentee ballot requests. “I’d have to go and check...

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Governor’s Race Fails to Excite: Clerk Predicts Lower Turnout than in 2010

August 27, 2014
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For Everett City Clerk Mike Matarazzo, the story in the upcoming Primary election in Everett, and around the state, is in how little interest there seems to be in the races at the top of the ticket, for Governor. “In 2010, when (current Governor) Deval Patrick was running unopposed, we had a turnout of...

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Wynn Resort in Everett Reaches Final Step Toward Environmental Certification

August 27, 2014
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Wynn took a major step forward in its proposed $1.6 billion 5-star resort in Everett yesterday as the State of Massachusetts issued comments on the project’s Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR). The FEIR comments are an anticipated part of the final phase of review by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs and...

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Celebrating Labor Day

August 26, 2014
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The United States of America will celebrate the federal Labor Day holiday this Monday, Sept. 1. President Grover Cleveland first established it as an official holiday in 1894 to recognize the contributions of workers. Local residents will mark the holiday with backyard barbecues and other events as Labor Day has come to signal the...

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Football Jamboree Friday Night

August 26, 2014
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We expect a large crowd at the first Northeastern Conference-GBL Football Jamboree scheduled for this Friday night at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. Of course, our Crimson Tide will play in the feature scrimmage against a very good Lynn Classical team. Head coach John DiBiaso and his staff have assembled another exciting team that will...

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Senator DiDomenico Acquires Funding for Connolly Center Kitchen Remodel in Senate Budget

August 26, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico recently announced that his amendment to acquire funding for the Connolly Senior Center kitchen remodel passed in the Senate budget “I am happy to announce that my amendment was passed in the budget,” said Senator DiDomenico. “As a frequent visitor to the Connolly Center I know this is a much needed...

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