Monthly Archives: February 2016

Another Lawsuit for Wynn Everett Casino

February 18, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The Wynn Everett casino has found another mayor with a bone to pick regarding the $1.7 billion resort casino project – that being Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone. Just weeks after making peace with Boston and its mayor, Martin Walsh, Curtatone and his City filed a request for a hearing to challenge...

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City of Everett Receives $26,169 Community Safety Initiative Grant

February 18, 2016
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The City of Everett and Everett Police Department, as a member of the Metro Mayors Community Safety Initiative (CSI), has received a $26,169 Shannon Grant award from the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security (EOPSS). The Shannon CSI Grant Program incorporates the key elements of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention...

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Sports 02-17-2016

February 18, 2016
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EHS Roundup Girls basketball team wins in final seconds to improve to 13-3 Nyomi Dottin scored the game-winning basket with 10 seconds to play to give the Everett High girls basketball team a dramatic 59-58 victory over Haverhill Monday evening. The contest had been a nip-and-tuck affair all the way, with Haverhill narrowly  leading...

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Obituaries 02-17-2016

February 18, 2016
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Rita Anzuoni Of Lynnfield, formerly of Revere and Everett Rita (Vietri) Anzuoni of Lynnfield, formerly of Revere and Everett, died peacefully on February 14 surrounded by her loving family The loving daughter of the late Ralph and Elena (DiNapoli) Vietri, she was the beloved wife of 57 years to Richard W. Anzuoni Sr. of...

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Going Head to Head

February 12, 2016
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Going Head to Head

Everett High School’s Delrique Richardson (right) goes head to head with an opponent from Pentucket Regional High School during a wrestling match last Wednesday, Feb. 3, in the Parlin Middle School. Everett wrestlers hung tough with Pentucket, but came up on the losing end.

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Polito Signs Community Compact Agreement Here

February 12, 2016
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Polito Signs Community Compact Agreement Here

Lt. Governor Polito Signs Community Compact Agreement with the City of Everett Independent Staff Report Lt. Governor Karyn Polito signed a Community Compact agreement with officials from the City of Everett on Wednesday, Feb. 3. “We are excited to announce new partnerships between the Commonwealth and the City of Everett,” said Polito. “We look...

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MGC calls Boston,Wynn Agreement a Good Treaty

February 12, 2016
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) unanimously approved the Surrounding Community Agreement (SCA) between Boston and Wynn Everett on Thursday, Feb. 4, calling it a “treaty” that will bring forth new cooperation and new solutions for Boston and Everett. The MGC discussed the agreement at its meeting and took action on four measures, most importantly...

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MS-13 Raid Brings Discussion On Immigration,Border Policies

February 12, 2016
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With the indictment of 56 individuals two weeks ago in a vast crackdown on the MS-13 street gang, surprise was certainly in order for the depth of how involved Everett was in the matter, but now that surprise has turned to questions about policies regarding illegal immigrants at the southern border – and just...

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Everett Schools Say Low-Income Budget Change Will Be Major Budget Losses

February 12, 2016
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Everett and Revere School officials are at their wits end over the past two weeks trying to plan for a multi-million dollar cut outlined in the State Budget. The basis for the cut lies within a complicated plan to reduce paperwork within the federal government in relation to low-income students. That change, however, has...

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Police Briefs 02-10-2016

February 12, 2016
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Monday, January 25 Oscar Flores, 34, 24 Corey St., Everett was arrested for threatening to commit a crime. Keny Larosiliere-Aupont, 20, 250 Park St., Dorchester, was arrested for assault and battery wit h a dangerous weapon; obstruction of justice and being a disorderly person. Shantel Gladys Phifer, 19, 250 Park St., Dorchester, was arrested...

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