Monthly Archives: December 2015

Obituaries 12-16-2015

December 17, 2015
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Yvonne Scarpaci Retired waitress Yvonne T. (Vacca) Scarpaci of Everett entered into rest unexpectedly on December 12 in the Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea. She was 81 years old. Yvonne was born in Everett and was a lifelong Everett resident. She was a waitress by profession having worked in various restaurants in...

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Woodlawn Cemetery Christmas Memorial Service

December 10, 2015
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Woodlawn Cemetery Christmas Memorial Service

The Figgy Puddin’ a cappella group performed several famous Christmas Carols at the Woodlawn Cemetery Christmas Memorial Service and Tree Lighting on Thursday, Dec. 3. The event drew a large crowd to remember loved ones and celebrate Christmas.

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Paint like a Pro

December 10, 2015
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Paint like a Pro

June Maloney makes the first marks on her paper with a white pencil during the Parlin Library’s program ‘How to Pastel Paint like Georgia O’Keeffe’ last Thursday, Dec. 3. The program, supported by the Cultural Council, attracted 30 participants who honed their skills.

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Judge Dismisses Boston, Revere Lawsuits Against MGC,Wynn

December 10, 2015
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In a 24-page decision that chided the City of Boston for using “inflammatory” language in its lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) over the Wynn Everett casino designation, Judge Janet Sanders dismissed the lawsuit in plain terms late last week. “In reaching the conclusion , the Court has applied the Gaming Act...

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Wynn, Walsh Meet on Tuesday to Discuss Casino Issues

December 10, 2015
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Numerous sources confirmed Tuesday that Boston Mayor Martin Walsh had met with casino developer Steve Wynn Tuesday morning in Boston City Hall for the first time since Boston filed a lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) in January. “This was a longstanding meeting between the Mayor and Mr. Wynn,” said Bonnie McGilpin of...

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School Committee Adopts New Fiscal Policies

December 10, 2015
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School Committee adopts new policies, fiscal controls for student activity accounts, to ensure accountability and conformance with other fiscal policies. Assistant Superintendent of Schools Charles Obremski made a brief presentation for the full School Committee on Monday night, related to proposed new policies and procedures for managing student activity accounts in the school district,...

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Suspect in Stabbing of EHS Football Player Arrested

December 10, 2015
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Everett Police last week arrested a 19-year old Everett man and charged him in the stabbing of a 16-year old Everett High football player on November 1. Osmin Murcia was arrested on December 2 and charged with assault and battery with a deadly weapon, causing serious bodily injury and armed assault with intent to...

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Letter to the Editor

December 10, 2015
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Pleased with Judge’s Decision over Boston vs. Wynn  As the Ward Six City Councilor-Elect, which is the host of the Wynn Everett Resorts Development, it was a true pleasure to finally hear that the judge had agreed with all three entities being the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, Wynn Resorts and the City of Everett.  That...

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Hoping for Change a Fruitless Exercise with This President

December 10, 2015
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By Seth Daniel I sat down Sunday to watch President Barack Obama’s Oval Office speech – a rarity in his seven years in office – with a mind towards hoping he would change. After all, if the largest terror attack on American soil since 2001 hadn’t moved him, then nothing would. So, I figured...

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Sports 12-09-2015

December 10, 2015
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EHS Roundup EHS girls basketball opens season Friday The Everett High girls basketball team will open its 2015-16 season this Friday evening when the Lady Crimson Tide travel to Marblehead for a non-league contest with the Lady Magicians, who play in the Northeastern Conference. The encounter should prove to be a tough battle for Everett....

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