Monthly Archives: June 2015

MGC Fires Back Against Boston Lawsuit, Calls for Dismissal July 9

June 4, 2015
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) is striking back with strong language aimed at the City of Boston in a motion to dismiss its amended lawsuit, which was announced at a press conference in Charlestown May 21. The Boston amended lawsuit, among many other things, called for all five MGC members to be replaced and...

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Local Reviews to Begin on Wynn Casino Project

June 4, 2015
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Local Reviews to Begin on Wynn Casino Project

As the Wynn Everett casino begins to slowly move forward, local reviews of the gigantic project are set to begin – including a Site Plan Review meeting on June 22. Wynn Everett officials appeared before the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) on Thursday, May 28, to brief the Commission as part of a regular quarterly...

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Boston Snubs Baker Admin Meeting on Sullivan Square Traffic plan

June 4, 2015
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Wynn Everett officials, the City of Everett and a large contingent of state and municipal officials met Monday morning with state Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack in Boston about long-term casino-related traffic plans in Charlestown’s Sullivan Square, but noticeably absent at the table was anyone from the City of Boston or the Boston Transportation Department...

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First Candlelight Vigil Will Remember Those Lost to Addiction

June 4, 2015
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Unlike with other tragic deaths, long lines of well-wishers don’t often show up at the front door for families whose loved ones have died from heroin overdoses. In fact, the visitors are few and far between, and often in communities like Everett, the deceased is quietly – and sometimes secretly – mourned. That’s the...

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Instagram Is Instant, but the Effects Can Last Forever, Says Consultant

June 4, 2015
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Instagram Is Instant, but the Effects Can Last Forever, Says Consultant

Anyone who is a parent and isn’t exactly sure of the difference between a Candygram and Instagram could have found the perfect forum Monday night when the Everett Schools hosted an expert in Internet apps and their unfortunate use for ‘Sexting.’ The world of ‘sexting’ and cyber malfeasance shown its ugly head in Everett...

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Police Briefs 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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Monday, 5/18 Manuel Nunes, 28, 41 Boylston St., Malden was arrested for being a disorderly person. Dante Quint, 27, 260 Mass. Ave., Arlington, was arrested on warrants. Ismael Torres-Sae, 46, 41 Hooker St., Allston, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed. Tuesday, 5/19 Eric Carswell Rumdor, 35, 7 Alpine Ave., Everett, was arrested on...

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Congratulations, Graduates

June 4, 2015
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There is perhaps no event or occasion in the life of a community that is greeted with such universally shared joy as a high school graduation. Even for those of us who may not have a direct connection to a graduate, graduation season evokes deep memories from our long-ago youth, when our lives were...

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Sports 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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Bessler pitches a perfect game EHS softball hosts Fenwick in tourney opener The Everett High softball team will open play in the North Sectional of the MIAA Division 1 softball state tournament when the Lady Crimson Tide host Bishop Fenwick today (Wednesday) on the softball diamond at Glendale Park. The first pitch is set...

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Obituaries 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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William Daley Automobile salesman William J. Daley of Everett entered into rest on May 31 in the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was 72 years old. Born in Medford, Bill lived in Everett for many years and was an automobile salesman by profession. He was the devoted son of the late Grace (Brennan)...

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