Monthly Archives: April 2016

Council Discusses Readiness for Wynn, Population Growth

April 1, 2016
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By Katy Rogers The Everett City Council Public Safety Committee met with Chief Steve Mazzie and Patrolman Jeff McCabe, president of the Patrolmen’s Union, on Thursday evening, March 24, in the Council Chambers for an in-depth discussion regarding police staffing and the upcoming Wynn casino. Currently the department is budgeted for 100 officers, but...

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Residents Warm Up to Wynn Boston Harbor Name

April 1, 2016
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By Seth Daniel It seems the troubled waters have smoothed for the Wynn Boston Harbor naming controversy, which erupted in Everett shortly after Steve Wynn announced the name of the casino would be ‘Wynn Boston Harbor’ two weeks ago. As time has moved on, many folks said they better understood the name, and the...

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Council Briefs

April 1, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Council authorizes letter to school building authority The City Council voted unanimously Monday night to support the Everett Schools’ request to submit a Statement of Interest letter to the Massachusetts School Building Authority, for an addition or some other solution to the Everett High School. One week after the School...

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The Final Report

April 1, 2016
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For more than 25 years the federal courts have been monitoring the cleanup and quality of Boston Harbor as submitted by the Massachusetts Water Resource Authority.  The final report as ordered by the courts was submitted March 18. Those of us who grew up in the Boston area and used the local beaches can...

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Fighting Big Tobacco for Our Kids

April 1, 2016
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By Senator Sal DiDomenico In the United States, the face of the tobacco industry is rapidly evolving. In recent years, the industry has undergone an era of innovation, creating new products designed to appeal to new customers bound for a lifetime of addiction. And yet, one aspect of the tobacco business has remained the...

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Obituaries 03-30-2016

April 1, 2016
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George B. Stewart Jr. Retired Everett Police Chief George B. Stewart Jr., retired Police Chief for the City of Everett,  died peacefully on March 26 at the Greater Concord VNA Hospice House in the loving care of his family and VNA staff. He was 80 years old.  He was the beloved husband of Ann...

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