Monthly Archives: December 2014

A Great Season

December 23, 2014
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We congratulate the Everett High School football team on another fantastic season. While the Tide fell just short of capturing the Division 1 state championship in a 38-29 loss to Xaverian at Gillette Stadium, when you look at the big picture, it’s truly remarkable what the Crimson Tide accomplished this season. Coach John DiBiaso...

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From the Mayor’s Office

December 23, 2014
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Everett Recreation taking applications The Everett Recreation Department is now accepting registration for the winter 2015 schedule and youth winter league basketball. Programs accommodate all ages from toddlers to adults, both male and female, and are a great way to meet new people and stay in shape during the winter season. Programs include toddler...

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Everett is Recognized as Green Community by Massachusetts

December 23, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Planning and Development are pleased to announce that the City has been designated as a Green Community from the Patrick Administration. The Green Communities Designation and Grant Program helps municipalities navigate and meet the five criteria required to become a Green Community, in turn qualifying them for...

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Obituaries 10-12-2014

December 23, 2014
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Peter Skerry Retired Everett Firefighter Peter E. Skerry of Everett passed away on December 7. He was 89 years old. Mr. Skerry was a US Navy veteran of World War II and an Everett Firefighter serving 32 years prior to his retirement. He was the beloved husband of the late Catherine T. (O’Brien); loving...

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Community Gathers in Square for Annual Tree Lighting

December 4, 2014
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Community Gathers in Square for Annual Tree Lighting

Mayor Carlo DeMaria, along with the Everett Chamber of Commerce, welcomed hundreds of residents and community members to the City’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and Holiday Downtown Open House this past Friday night. The evening began with Santa Claus arriving on an Everett Fire Truck.  Residents were then entertained with traditional Christmas carols by...

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E-Cigarettes Sales Restricted in Everett

December 4, 2014
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On September 22, 2014, the Everett Board of Health voted to amend their current regulation entitled “Restricting the Sale of Tobacco Products”.  The regulation now contains an expanded definition of tobacco products that include products containing tobacco or nicotine and products, regardless of nicotine content, that rely on vaporization such as e-cigarettes or vapor...

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Council Passes Mayor’s Snow- Shoveling Ordinance

December 4, 2014
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The item regarding the new snow-shoveling ordinance proposed by Mayor DeMaria was passed by the City Council at last Monday’s meeting.  Mayor DeMaria and the City Council have worked together and have accepted a two-year trial ordinance that would call for mandatory snow removal by residents on abutting sidewalks in the interest of public...

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Good Luck, Everett High Football

December 4, 2014
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The Everett High football program has enjoyed so much success that we’ve almost come to expect that the Crimson Tide will be playing every year in the Super Bowl on the first Saturday in December – at Gillette Stadium, no less. But the fact is that each team is different – and it’s taken...

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Obituaries 12-03-2014

December 4, 2014
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Mary ‘Mae’ Diamond First National Stores retiree and Chelsea Soldiers’ Home Volunteer with over 20,000 hours of service Mary R. “Mae” (Covino) Diamond of Melrose entered into rest on Sunday, November 30 in the Oosterman Rest Home in Melrose. She was 95 years old. Mrs. Diamond retired from the First National Stores where she...

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Hanlon Provides Update on Webster School

December 4, 2014
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Webster School Principal Denise Hanlon told the School Committee Monday night that the Webster School, “really is the best school in the city and I’m not just saying that because it is my school.” Hanlon who was invited to the meeting Monday as part of the School Committee’s Administrator’s Forum, also told the committee...

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