Monthly Archives: October 2015

Get Out and Vote

October 29, 2015
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With Election Day less than a week away, voters are urged to get out and vote.  This year several contested races highlight the ballot.  Voters have many candidates to choose from including several new faces to the political landscape.  These candidates have given countless hours and time away from their families to campaign and...

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Sports 10-28-2015

October 29, 2015
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EHS Roundup EHS boys soccer team needs two more wins The Everett High boys soccer team split its two contests this past week, leaving its record at 6-7-2 with three matches remaining. The Crimson Tide now must win two — or win one and tie two — of those contests in order to attain the...

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Obituaries 10-28-2015

October 29, 2015
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Angelo Iannaco Carpenter and former maintenance supervisor at St. Anthony’s Parish Angelo Iannaco, a long time resident of Everett, entered into rest on October 19 in the Whidden Memorial Hospital after a period of in failing health. He was 86 years old. Born in Gesualdo, Avellino, Italy, Angelo was a carpenter by profession and...

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Mayor Demaria’s Fundraiser

October 22, 2015
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Mayor Demaria’s Fundraiser

The DeMaria Family: Rosa, Carmine, Carlo Sr., and Carlo at Mayor DeMaria’s fundraiser last Wednesday, Oct. 14, at Anthony’s in Malden. The event drew numerous city officials and residents.

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Matarazzo Seeing Little Campaign Activity:Potentially Low Turnout Could Still See Some Changes

October 22, 2015
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City Clerk Michael Matarazzo said this week that his office has seen relatively low voter activity in advance of the city’s Election Day on Tuesday, November 3. “It’s been slow,” said Matarazzo, when asked about absentee ballot requests and over the counter voting, two traditional indicators of voter interest in an election. Matarazzo noted...

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Whittier School Custodian Honored:John Marazzi Credited with Saving Third Grade Student

October 22, 2015
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Whittier School Custodian Honored:John Marazzi Credited with Saving Third Grade Student

Superintendent Frederick Foresteire took a few moments at Monday night’s School Committee meeting to recognize custodian John Marazzi of the Sumner G. Whittier School, for his quick action in helping to save a choking student at the school on October 6. According to Assistant Superintendent Dr. Thomas Stella, Marazzi was working in the school...

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Willcox Shines at QB as Everett Routs Somerville

October 22, 2015
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Freshman quarterback Jake Willcox made an impressive debut as the Everett High football team belted Somerville, 56-8, Friday night at Dilboy Stadium. Willcox was 9-for-12 for 137 yards and two touchdown passes in the first half as Everett scored on its first six possessions. Willcox was making his first varsity start in place of...

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Taxpayer Lawsuit Regarding Wynn,MBTA Land Sale is Dismissed

October 22, 2015
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A Suffolk Superior Court judge ruled to dismiss a key Taxpayer Lawsuit against the MBTA and Wynn Everett regarding the purchase of parcels of land at the Everett MBTA facility – parcels that help create a new Everett-only entrance to the casino site and eliminate Boston’s land claim for host community status on the...

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Toxic Soil Cleanup at Wynn Site Begins Next Week

October 22, 2015
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After decades of toxic dormancy on the old Monsanto site, a Boston company will begin removing the environmental sins of the past from the former chemical plant this week in preparation for construction on the Wynn Everett casino. In dual meetings last week in Everett on Tuesday night, and in Charlestown last Wednesday night,...

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Chief Butler Speaks at Fire Academy:Six Everett Recruits Graduate

October 22, 2015
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State Fire Marshal Stephen D. Coan and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Director George D. Kramlinger announced the graduation of the 234th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy’s forty-five-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training Program on October 9, 2015. “This rigorous professional training provides our newest firefighters with the basic skills to perform their jobs effectively and...

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