Monthly Archives: September 2016

We’re Back

September 1, 2016
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We’re Back

BFF’s Maria Cruz and Melodie Ghirardelli were ready to embark on the new school year at the Lafayette School in Everett on Tuesday, Aug. 30, the first day of the new term.

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Candidate Adrien Has Been Busy Getting Her Message to the Voters

September 1, 2016
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Candidate Adrien Has Been Busy Getting Her Message to the Voters

By Seth Daniel When Gerly Adrien was growing up on Cedar Street in Everett, she often picked up the newspaper to learn about local Everett politics. She followed the mayors, from David Ragucci to John Hanlon to Carlo DeMaria, and would work up detailed notes for her parents so they would know who to...

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Kennedy Looks for Re-Election to Governor’s Council

September 1, 2016
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Kennedy Looks for Re-Election to Governor’s Council

By Seth Daniel Though many haven’t fol owed it that closely, the state Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) is in the midst of an unprecedented turnover in justices. Within an year’s time, five of the seven justices will have been replaced, and Governor’s Councillor Terrence Kennedy said this week that he hopes to be re-elected...

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It Happened Again:Another Uber Driver Charged with Lewd Acts in Everett

September 1, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Everett Police arrested a Malden man who drives for Uber on Sunday, Aug. 28, and charged him with lewd acts after he allegedly exposed himself several times over a period of weeks to an Everett woman. The man turns out to also have an open case in Boston for allegedly committing...

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As School Opens,Staffing is Down

September 1, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Everett schools opened on Tuesday, August 30 for the new school year, but despite the hiring of 54 new teachers and paraprofessionals across the school district this summer, the Everett Public Schools opened with 97 fewer staff members than were working last year, according to Superintendent Frederick Foresteire, who delivered...

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School Committee Votes to Oppose Question 2

September 1, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett School Committee, led by its chairman Frank Parker, took the unusual step Monday night of weighing in on an upcoming ballot question in the November election. The board voted unanimously to oppose Question #2 on the November ballot, which seeks to raise the cap on charter schools in...

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Police Briefs 08-31-2016

September 1, 2016
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Monday, 8/8 Danyelle Elderd, 38, 69 School ST., Everett, was arrested on warrants. Guilherme Montresor, 25, 24 Harley Ave., Everett, was arrested for being disorderly person. Arturo Sosa, Jr., 30, 16 Summer St., Everett, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Saturday, 8/13 Phillip Bellofatto, 30, 4 Lewis Circle, Peabody, was...

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Letters to the Editor

September 1, 2016
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My vote is for Gerly Adrien Dear Editor: Gerly Adrien has shown in a plethora of ways that she has the ability, desire and leadership skills to be our next State Representative for Everett. In March, I received a letter from Gerly and I instantly sent her an email stating my full support for...

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Enjoy Labor Day Weekend — Safely

September 1, 2016
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It’s hard to believe, but the inevitable has arrived — Labor Day weekend is here. For those of us in the Greater Boston area, this has been the most incredible summer that anyone can remember (and for some of us, that’s a lot longer than we’d like to admit). This has been the sunniest...

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Obituaries 08-31-2016

September 1, 2016
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Flora Barbara Romboli 40-year bookkeeper for Volpe Construction Company Flora Barbara Romboli passed away August 27 at her home in Malden surrounded by her loving family.  She was 98 yeåars old. Born and raised in Everett, the daughter ofå the late Louis and Santina (Cianciulli) Romboli, Flora attended Everett Public Schools and graduated from Everett...

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