Monthly Archives: January 2015

Everett’s Batch Yard Having a Good Leasing Run

January 22, 2015
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Everett’s Batch Yard Having a Good Leasing Run

If one is developing an old chocolate factory, what better way to promote it than to invoke the name of Willy Wonka. That’s just what the Batch Yard developers on lower Broadway have come up with during the first part of the year as an incentive for those who choose to sign leases in...

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Wynn Speaks Fruit Baskets, Casinos And Family History at Boston Conference

January 22, 2015
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Wynn Speaks Fruit Baskets, Casinos  And Family History at Boston Conference

Steve Wynn was in Boston for the first time since winning the Greater Boston casino license last Thursday evening when he was the surprise keynote speaker at a New England real estate conference in the Seaport District, deciding against revealing his new casino design renderings and instead elaborating on his upbringing in the Boston...

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Senator Sal Didomenico Sworn into Office

January 22, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico was once again sworn into the Massachusetts State Senate on January 7.  Governor Patrick gave the oath to the Senators in the historic Senate Chamber.  DiDomenico joined his colleagues to elect Stan Rosenberg as the next Senate President to lead the body.  “I want to thank the residents of the Suffolk and Middlesex District...

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Sports 01-21-2015

January 22, 2015
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Everett High vs. East Boston High Everett High and East Boston High clashed in a varsity hockey match in Everett on Saturday, Jan. 17, at 1 p.m.  The game was toe to toe, with both team controlling the puck equally. During the first period, Eastie kept Everett forwards at bay and scored a single...

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Obituaries 01-21-2015

January 22, 2015
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Antonetta Edwards Retired Everett Teacher Antonetta N. (Cardillo) Edwards of Fleming Island, Florida, formerly of Everett, entered into rest at home in Florida on Sunday, January 11. She was 90 years old. Born in Boston, Netta lived in Everett for most of her life before relocating to Florida a few years ago. She was...

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Surf’s up? In the Winter? Indeed

January 14, 2015
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Surf’s up? In the Winter? Indeed

When most people think of New England, they don’t think of surfing. They certainly don’t think of it in the dead of winter. That’s going to start to change if local surfers have their way. Despite the need for rubber suits and a good tolerance for the cold, surfing in New England has been...

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Walsh, Wynn on Separate Pages As Casino Plans Go Forward: Walsh Trying to Protect Charlestown, Wynn Said Expectations Are Unreasonable

January 14, 2015
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One week after Boston filed a lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) regarding the Wynn Everett casino license, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said in an interview that his administration is simply trying to protect the residents of Charlestown and that two continuing sticking points are mitigation and transportation. However, Wynn Everett officials indicated...

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Everett Land Entrance Nearly Done Deal

January 14, 2015
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The sale of a key access point to the Wynn Everett casino property – and a key component in last week’s lawsuit by the City of Boston – is about to be completed and a $1.5 million deposit from Wynn has already been paid. “The MBTA conducted a public bidding process by posting Wynn’s...

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Mangan Returns to Council: 9-0 Vote of Council Confirms City Charter

January 14, 2015
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By a vote of 9-0, the Everett City Council confirmed the rule of the City Charter and voted to appoint former Alderman Michael Mangan as Councilor at-Large, to fill the vacancy created by former Councilor Joseph McGonagle’s election as State Representative. According to the Charter, in the event of a vacancy, the seat is...

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Police Briefs 01-14-2015

January 14, 2015
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Wednesday, 12/31 Paul Jerome, 24, 19 Oakes St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Donald Morse, 38, 7 Foster St., Revere, was arrested for assault and battery on a police officer. Thursday, 1/1 Jennifer Farrell, 34, 80 Hancock St., Everett, was arrested for disorderly person and disturbing the peace. Meagan Rais, 19, 39 Highland...

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