Monthly Archives: October 2014

Vote No on 3

October 23, 2014
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Dear Neighbors, In two weeks Massachusetts will take to the polls for the 2014 State Election. As always, it is important for us, as citizens, to exercise our right to vote. However, this November 4th it is especially important. As many of your already know, one of the ballot questions, Question 3, involves the historic...

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Pope John XXIII Canonized

October 23, 2014
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Pope John XXIII Canonized

Cardinal Sean O’Malley celebrated the canonization of Pope John XXIII on Oct. 14 at Pope John XXIII High School. Students, teachers, and family honored the special day with a Mass in honor of Pope Saint John’s exceptional virtue and dedication to proclaiming the Gospel. “He was a man of great holiness. He was anxious...

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Sports 10-22-2014

October 23, 2014
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Nick Orekoya scored four TDs as Everett rolls past Somerville By Cary Shuman Nick Orekoya has been a welcomed addition to the Everett High School football program this season. The 5-foot-11 senior has made his presence felt in the offensive and defensive backfields. Last Friday night at Everett Memorial Stadium it was Orekoya, the...

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Wynn to Hold Informational Forums for Employment/Vendor Questions

October 23, 2014
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As soon as Wynn Resorts received the Greater Boston casino license, the calls began pouring in from potential employees and vendors. All of them had questions. Now, through a series of six information sessions, Wynn Resorts hopes to provide some initial answers to the throngs of folks wanting to know how to get involved...

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Council Ways and Means Committee Takes Up Three Transfer Requests

October 23, 2014
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The Everett City Council Committee on Ways and Means met on Monday night to consider, among other things, three requests from Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s administration to earmark approximately 50-percent of the city’s recently certified “free cash,” or unexpended fund balance, to three accounts the recently established Other Post-Employment Benefits Liability Trust Fund, the Capital...

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Revere Market Basket to Open Doors on Oct. 26: Company Ready to Take Care of Customers Who Took Care of Them

October 23, 2014
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Revere Market Basket to Open Doors on Oct. 26: Company Ready to Take Care of Customers Who Took Care of Them

In the parking lot of the new Revere Market Basket at Northgate Monday morning, workers outside were spiffying up the outside and moving carriages inside – but they weren’t getting much done in between having to answer numerous questions from the excited passers-by, many that are greatly anticipating this Sunday’s (Oct. 26) opening at...

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Revere, Track Union Files Lawsuit Against MGC for Wynn Decision

October 23, 2014
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The City of Revere and a union representing some Suffolk Downs employees filed a lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) last Thursday, with the MGC quickly firing back in saying the suit was simply the result of “sorely disappointed” folks who did not get a casino license. The MGC had rejected a similar...

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Police Briefs 10-15-2014

October 15, 2014
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POLICE Log 9/23 Alcino Sobrinho, 33, 21 Medford St., Malden, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor, operating motor vehicle unlicensed, violation of one way street. 9/24 Aralt Cesaire, 22, 212 Highland Ave., Somerville, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, possession of Class D with intent to distribute. John...

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Metro North Regional Plan Can Work Well For Everett

October 15, 2014
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It was great to see the positive partnering of Everett Mayor Carlo DiMaria Jr. and State Sen. Sal DiDomenico who attended the recent regional conference led by state Housing and Economic Development Secretary Greg Bialecki. Our Mayor and Senator seemed to be favorably impressed by Bialecki’s plan to have local officials band together to...

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Letters to the Editor

October 15, 2014
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Vote No on 3 To the Editor, As we get closer to the November 4th election, the choice has become increasingly clear to VOTE NO ON QUESTION #3. The licensed Wynn Everett resort as well as the MGM in Springfield and Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville will add 10,000 jobs to the Massachusetts economy....

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