Monthly Archives: August 2014

Everett Adult Learning Center Opens Class Registration

August 13, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Everett Adult Learning Center (EALC) are pleased to announce that registration for Adult English Classes is now available. Registration will occur on Mondays from 8:00am to 3:30pm, as well as Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 8:00am to 4:30pm and Friday from 8:00- 11:30am.  Registration takes places at the EALC,...

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Obituaries 08-13-2014

August 13, 2014
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Walter Erickson Retired Kappy’s Truck Driver Walter J. Erickson of Malden, formerly of Everett, entered into rest on Tuesday, August 5 in the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford. He was 88 years old. Born in Blackstone, Massachusetts, Walter lived in Everett for many years before moving to Malden. He was a US Army veteran...

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Local Brewery

August 8, 2014
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Local Brewery

Michael Oxton, one of the owners of Night Shift Brewery, appropriately sports a shirt stating “beer is art” as he gives a guided tour of the facilities last Friday – including the casks of specialty beers made on site in Everett. Night Shift recently moved to a new location in Everett and is part...

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City Holds Successful Meeting on Jacob Scharf Park Renovation

August 8, 2014
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City Holds Successful Meeting on Jacob Scharf Park Renovation

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Planning and Development recently held a successful public meeting to discuss the redesign and renovation of Jacob Scharf Park, often referred to as Florence Street Park.  Residents, City employees, and the architectural firm, LDD Collaborative, Inc., came together in an effort to stimulate community dialogue regarding the...

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Everett Fire Dept. Trains On New Rescue Equipment

August 8, 2014
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Everett Fire Dept. Trains  On New Rescue Equipment

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Chief David Butler are pleased to report that members of the Everett Fire Department spent much of the last two weeks training with state of the art rescue equipment.  Training took place at the old Everett High School. The new equipment was purchased through the Department of Homeland Security’s Urban...

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City Holds Successful International Night

August 8, 2014
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The Everett Adult Learning Center (EALC) held its Annual International Night on Wednesday, June 18th.  Every year, students in the English as a Second Language classes celebrate their participation in the ESL program. The students bring food from their culture to share with others. Certificates of Participation were given to students who successfully completed...

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Sen. DiDomenico Heralds Passage of Campaign Finance Bill

August 8, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico announced last week that he had joined his colleagues in the Senate in voting in favor of a new campaign finance reform bill that ultimately served as the basis for a compromise bill with the House of Representatives and places Massachusetts at the forefront of creating transparency in campaign fundraising across...

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Senator DiDomenico Secures $2.5 Million Dollars for Everett Parks

August 8, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico recently secured $2.5 million dollars for improvements to parks in Everett as part of the Environmental Bond Bill. The money authorized will allow the city of Everett to update and maintain our parks so residents can continue to have a place to enjoy the outdoors in our community. “I am proud...

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Wynn Resorts Is First Private Project in America to Use Oysters to Clean Waterway

August 8, 2014
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Wynn MA, LLC, announced that it has teamed with the non-profit Massachusetts Oyster Project to use more than 250,000 live oysters to help clean the currently contaminated Mystic River that runs alongside the proposed $1.6 billion 5-star waterfront resort in Everett. This will mark the first time that oyster restoration—which is being used in...

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Everett Democrats to Hold Voter Registration in Everett Square

August 8, 2014
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Everett Democrats will hold a special voter registration session on Saturday, August 9, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, in Everett Square at the corner of Broadway and Norwood Street. We hope that anyone who wishes to vote in the primary but is not yet registered will take advantage of this convenient opportunity to...

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