Monthly Archives: March 2016

Wynn Boston Harbor:Casino Name and Model Unveiled by Steve Wynn

March 17, 2016
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Wynn Boston Harbor:Casino Name and Model Unveiled  by Steve Wynn

By Seth Daniel Steve Wynn visited Boston on Tuesday afternoon to unveil the full-scale model of his Everett resort casino, and in true Wynn form, debuted the newly-named Wynn Boston Harbor and kicked around other subjects as well, from the U.S. presidential election to the environmental appeal of Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone to the...

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Norman St:In a Forgotten Neighborhood, A Lively Industry is Booming

March 17, 2016
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Norman St:In a Forgotten Neighborhood, A Lively Industry is Booming

By Seth Daniel Traditional knowledge in Everett told everyone to stay away from Norman Street and Air Force Road, but with the growing industry around brewing and distilling in that area, keeping people away from the suddenly popular – but once completely forgotten – neighborhood has been very hard to do. On any Friday...

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Senator DiDomenico Stands Up to Violence Against Women at White Ribbon Day

March 17, 2016
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Senator Sal DiDomenico (D-Everett) recently joined his House colleague Representative Jonathan Hecht (D-Watertown) and a number of Cambridge officials at the State House in honor of White Ribbon Day. The Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Campaign invites men and boys to be part of the solution in ending violence against women by taking a pledge...

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Sports 03-16-2016

March 17, 2016
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Pope John Tigers fall to New Mission in North final By Cary Shuman Pope John High School senior guard Gianni Hill was outstanding in the final game of her career but it wasn’t enough as the Tigers fell to New Mission, 57-52, in the Division 4 North final Friday night at Tewksbury High School....

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Obituaries 03-16-2016

March 17, 2016
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Lucille Butler Worked for Gorins- Almys Department Store  and Capuano Real Estate Lucille C. (Morel) Butler, a lifelong Everett resident, passed away at Mass General Hospital on March 7. She was 85 years old. Lucille was a longtime department manager for Gorins-Almys Department Store. She later worked as a receptionist for Capuano Real Estate....

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Together in Song

March 11, 2016
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Together in Song

Governor Charlie Baker, Senator Sal DiDomenico, and Mayor Marty Walsh joined together in song to entertain the crowd during the annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration hosted by Sen. DiDomenico in Charlestown. The popular event brought many from the area and several state officials as well.

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Wynn Everett Officials Shut Down Remediation:Curtatone Called on to Drop Appeal

March 11, 2016
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Wynn Everett Officials Shut Down Remediation:Curtatone Called on to Drop Appeal

By Seth Daniel The Wynn Everett casino officials announced late Tuesday that they will now have to suspend their environmental cleanup activities immediately – most especially their shore cleanup and dredging activities. At the same time as that announcement, three key environmental groups declared that the Chapter 91 appeal by Somerville is “without merit.”...

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Swimming in the Malden River? Mayor DeMaria,MyRWA Hope it can Happen

March 11, 2016
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Swimming in the Malden River? Mayor DeMaria,MyRWA Hope it can Happen

By Seth Daniel If one were to ask directions to the Malden River from almost any person on the streets of Everett, they would likely not know any more than the person asking. The Malden River has been forgotten for generations, though it runs right through the western neighborhoods of Everett. That’s mostly because...

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Stella Retiring as Assistant Superintendent:Respected Educator has Spent More than 40 years in the EPS

March 11, 2016
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Stella Retiring as Assistant Superintendent:Respected Educator has Spent More than 40 years in the EPS

Dr. Thomas Stella, whose distinguished career has spanned four decades and included stints at a teacher’s desk, in the principal’s office, and as a leader in central administration, is retiring at the end of the 2015-16 school year. Stella, who will have completed 42 years as an educator when he officially steps down on...

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Planning for Everett Square now Underway

March 11, 2016
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By Seth Daniel When City Planner Tony Sousa recently passed through Everett Square, he said he noticed a young couple in front of the restored fountain area – happy, walking and taking pictures in front of the fountain. It was exactly what a planner wants to see in the central part of the City,...

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