Monthly Archives: November 2015

State Champions

November 26, 2015
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State Champions

Joshua Baldwin hands the ball off to Shea Willcox during last Saturday’s Pop Warner State Championships. Everett prevailed 22-0 and its B-Team took the State Championship trophy. The team will play at Worcester on Nov. 27 at 12:30 p.m. on Foley Field.

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Schiavo Club Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

November 26, 2015
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Schiavo Club Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Laurie Flagg, Paul A., Robert Johnston, President Steven Pendola Isabelle Russ, Lisa Conrad, Duran MacArthur, Dotti Martin, and Catherine Tomassi-Hicks were on hand at the Schiavo Club on Sunday, Nov. 22, to volunteer their time to serve for the annual Thanksgiving Dinner.

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A Unique Gift

November 26, 2015
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A Unique Gift

RESIDENTS DONATE HOLIDAY TREE TO CITY The City of Everett received a wonderful gift just in time for the holidays! Mayor Carlo DeMaria was thrilled to accept a 40-foot pine tree from the estate of Rocco and Caterina Colonna. The tree has been located in their front yard for the twenty-five years. The Colonna...

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Looking for Answers:Italy Trip to Sister City Comes into Focus in Boston Media Reports

November 26, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria this week defended his and other City leaders’ trip to Orsogna, Italy last summer as part of the Sister Cities program after an investigative report aired on a Boston television station Sunday, while some City councillors renewed their call for answers they’ve demanded since last summer regarding the trip. In an...

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City Council Vote Sets New Anticipated Tax Rate for 2016:Average Residential Tax Bill Will Increase

November 26, 2015
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The Everett City Council met in special session Monday night to adopt a new tax rate and set the differential between the residential and commercial property tax rates. Following a brief explanation by Chairman of the Board of Assessors Bill Hart, the Council set the minimum residential factor (MRF) at 1.75%, but even with...

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Council Votes to Adopt 20-Percent Exemption for Owner Occupied Residences

November 26, 2015
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The Everett City Council met in special session on Monday night to set the tax rate for the coming year, but in doing so had several other decisions to make that affected that tax rate. As in year’s past, the Council voted unanimously to adopt a minimum residential factor (MRF) of 1.75%, which means...

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Let the Shopping Begin:Gateway Center Stores Prepping for Black Friday Crowds

November 26, 2015
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Once the turkey and stuffing and all the pies have been consumed, once the dads and grandfathers and small boys have had their fill of Thanksgiving Day football and before dawn has come, stores across the state and right here in Everett will be opening their doors to some of the largest shopping crowds...

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Police Briefs 11-25-2015

November 26, 2015
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POLICE Log Monday, 11/9 Luis Cruz, 32, 131 Columbia Rd., Dorchester, was arrested for drinking an alcoholic beverage in public and with resisting arrest. Cierlin Leneus, 33, 131 Russell St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Cassandra Pappalardo, 30, 31 Lambert St., Medford, was arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon. Tuesday, 11/10 Jose...

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The Orsogna Trip Was Focused on an Exchange of Ideas and Experiences

November 26, 2015
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By: Mayor Carlo DeMaria Orsogna Italy is one of two Sister Cities to Everett. Many community members  here have strong ties to Orsogna. This summer, I led a delegation from  Everett, including civic leaders and city officials, to visit our counterparts in Orsogna. This trip to visit our counterparts in Orsogna was the only...

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Let Us Give Thanks

November 26, 2015
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Another Thanksgiving is upon us. It’s a day for schoolboy football, family gatherings, and not much else to do other than enjoy a great dinner with friends and family that reminds us how fortunate we truly are as a nation at a time when circumstances are so cruel for so many others in the...

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