Monthly Archives: March 2015

Parlin School Hosts a Successful Family Arts Night

March 25, 2015
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Parlin School Hosts a Successful Family Arts Night

The Parlin School recently held a Family Arts Night, where artworks by students from every grade were displayed for their families and classmates to enjoy. Teachers also displayed paintings and ceramics, while students and family members had opportunities to create their own drawings. Led by art teacher Laura Nash and PTO President Jennifer Costa-Rocco,...

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Everett Police Announce Passing of K-9 Warner

March 25, 2015
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Everett Police Announce Passing of K-9 Warner

On March 10, 2015, Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie announced the passing of K-9 Warner, an explosive ordinance detection dog who served the City of Everett, the police department and many other surrounding communities for 9 years. K-9 Warner had retired from service in 2014 and spent his retirement at the home...

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Distracted to Death: Texting Law Hard to Enforce Despite Increasing Dangers

March 25, 2015
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Distracted to Death: Texting Law Hard to Enforce Despite Increasing Dangers

As the state’s texting and driving law hits its five-year anniversary, texting and driving – or phone distractions of any type – are a sight more common than ever on streets and highways. More often than not, at any busy intersection, one can observe driver after driver passing by with one eye on the...

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Council Supports ‘Letter of Interest’ in Everett High School Expansion Project

March 25, 2015
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The Everett City Council voted unanimously Monday night to support and authorize a Statement of Interest letter from Superintendent Frederick Foresteire to the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA), outlining the district’s already growing need to expand Everett High School. According to Assistant Superintendent Dr. Thomas Stella, who was present to answer questions at Monday...

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Mayor DeMaria and City of Everett to Hold Everett Works

March 25, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett would like to invite all Everett residents to Everett Works: A Labor Trade Fair.  Everett Works is an initiative of Mayor DeMaria to connect Everett residents with trade careers that will work on future economic developments in the City, specifically Wynn Everett. The fair will take...

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Irish Night Celebration

March 25, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico and Council President Fred Capone joining honoree Representative Joseph McGonagle at this year’s Saugus-Everett Elks Irish Night to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Senator Sal DiDomenico  joined St. Patrick’s Day host Senator Linda Dorcena Forry at the Annual South Boston Breakfast last weekend.  Senator DiDomenico also had a turn at the microphone to introduce his...

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Council: Briefs

March 25, 2015
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Housing Production Plan approved The Everett City Council voted unanimously Monday night to endorse the findings and recommendations of the city’s recently completed Everett Housing Production Plan, clearing the path for the plan to be reviewed by the state and implemented by the Department of Housing and Community Development. According to Planning and Development...

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Senator Sal DiDomenico Appointed to Council of State Governments

March 25, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico has been appointed by Senate President Stan Rosenberg (D- Amherst) to serve on the Eastern Region Committee on Budget and Tax for the Council of State Governments and the Committee on Budget and Revenue for the National Conference on State Legislatures.  Senator DiDomenico will represent Massachusetts at national conferences with legislators...

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Everett High Baseball Team Practicing Indoors for Season Opener in April

March 25, 2015
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The leaders of the 2015 Everett High varsity baseball team, pictured at an indoor workout in the school gymnasium, from left, assistant coach Joe Lento Sr., captain Justin Johnson, captain Lawrence Falter, and head coach Joe Lento Jr. The leading candidates for starting outfield positions on the Everett High School varsity baseball team are...

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Obituaries 03-25-2015

March 25, 2015
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Barbara LeRay Whidden Memorial Hospital retiree; of Maine, formerly of Everett Barbara A. (MacKenzie) LeRay of Alfred, ME., formerly of Everett, died on March 20 at the Pavilion Residential Care facility and the family expresses sincere appreciation to the Pavilion and Life Choices staff for the loving care Barbara was given. From her early...

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