Monthly Archives: June 2016

Letter to the Editor

June 17, 2016
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THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU! On June 2, 2016 a dear friend of mine, Joseph W. Nigro, Jr., passed away.  We grew up together in the Woodlawn section of Everett, and he came from a wonderful family.  He served his country in the Air Force National Guard, and went on to become a...

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Paint Night

June 10, 2016
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Paint Night

Trisha To demonstrating a brush stroke for the class to copy. To, a MassArt student and graduate of Everett High School, gave detailed instructions to more than a dozen students in a painting after hours night at the Shute Library on Thursday, June 2.

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Video,9-1-1 Call Released in Everett Officer-Involved Shooting

June 10, 2016
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Video,9-1-1 Call Released in Everett Officer-Involved Shooting

By Seth Daniel and Joe Domelowicz Jr. A video from a private security camera shows – in the distance – an Everett Police officer, with his gun drawn, backing away quickly into the middle of Everett Square as a man chases him, with the officer suddenly shooting the man when he gets within a...

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The Move to City Hall has Been A Game-Changer for Everett Food Pantry

June 10, 2016
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The Move to City Hall has Been A Game-Changer for Everett Food Pantry

By Seth Daniel Before last summer, the Everett Food Pantry was in about as dire need as the folks they were serving – having no set home and even resorting to distributing food in the parking lot of the Old High School at one time. It was a tough period for the safety net...

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City Council Budget Committee Votes to Accept FY 2017 Budget

June 10, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett City Council’s Committee on the Budget wrapped up its deliberations on Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s $205.5 million budget proposal for fiscal year 2017, with a 10-1 vote of the members to accept the budget as submitted and refer it to the next meeting of the full council on June...

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Wynn Chapter 91 Hearing Now Goes Under Review

June 10, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Nothing has been decided yet with the Wynn Chapter 91 hearing, but plenty of testimony was given last Thursday, June 2, during an administrative hearing in downtown Boston. Hearing officers spent most of the day going line-by-line through the appeal given by the City of Somerville, with witnesses also being cross...

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Police Briefs 06-08-2016

June 10, 2016
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Tuesday, 5/3 Vinnicios Ferreira, 31, 7 Russell St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Kurt Gaudet, 40, 90A Bowdoin St., Malden, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor (2nd offense), operation of motor vehicle. Friday, 5/6 A’Shaun Clark, 19, 50 Memorial Rd., Somerville, was arrested for possessing class D with intent to...

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Congratulations,EHS Class of 2016

June 10, 2016
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For our community, high school graduation time is a city-wide celebration, even for those who do not have children or relatives among the graduates. All of us take pride in the accomplishments of our graduates, for we know that they represent the future leaders of our community and our world, and that all of...

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Sports 06-08-2016

June 10, 2016
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EHS Roundup EHS baseball team drops 2-0 decision to MC in state tourney opener The Everett High baseball team played well, but came out on the short end of a 2-0 decision to Malden Catholic in the opening round of state tourney play Thursday evening on the MC home field. The Crimson Tide entered...

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Obituaries 06-08-2016

June 10, 2016
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Joseph Nigro, Jr. American Labor Movement and community activist Joseph W. Nigro Jr. passed away on June 2 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was 75 years old. Joe was born in Everett on September 5, 1940, one of six children of the late Joseph Sr. and Helen (Towle) Nigro. He...

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