Monthly Archives: October 2016

Learning Fire Safety

October 28, 2016
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Learning Fire Safety

Maximus Hardy was proud to have his dad, Fire Union President Craig Hardy, join he and his classmates at the Webster School to educate them in fire safety. Hardy and other members of the Everett Fire Department visited several schools for National Fire Prevention Week.

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Wynn Boston Harbor to Begin Sign Ups for Special Loyalty Cards

October 28, 2016
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Wynn Boston Harbor to Begin Sign Ups for Special Loyalty Cards

By Seth Daniel Everett residents will get first crack at getting special status from the Wynn Boston Harbor in the company’s loyalty card program, with sign ups for the ‘Red Card’ program beginning next week. Wynn announced this week that they would hold the first informal sign up at the 8/10 Restaurant in Everett...

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Street Heroin Reported to be Getting Stronger

October 28, 2016
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Street Heroin Reported to be Getting Stronger

By Katy Rogers City officials said at a recent meeting that heroin on the street is getting much stronger, and that “saves” made with Narcan are requiring two to five doses of the anti-overdose drug now, where before it required just one does. The news came at a meeting to address the concerns over...

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Everett Captures League Championship:Norcia,Tide Defeat Malden in Final GBL Game

October 28, 2016
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Everett Captures League Championship:Norcia,Tide Defeat Malden in Final GBL Game

By Cary Shuman Goodbye, GBL. Hello, state football playoffs. The Everett High School football team completed its final season in the Greater Boston League by claiming the 2016 title with a 43-0 victory over Malden Friday night at Everett Memorial Stadium. Everett will begin its quest for the Division 1 state championship Saturday (6...

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Major Improvement:Wynn,City Announce Plans for Active,10-Acre Park on GE site, Malden River

October 28, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The City of Everett and Wynn Boston Harbor made a major announcement last Friday about plans for a huge, 10.5-acre, active public park that would go on the old, fenced off GE site on Air Force Road abutting the Malden River. Plans were released publicly and forwarded to the City Council...

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Wynn Contributed to Campaign Against Question 1, Will Continue

October 28, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The Wynn Boston Harbor casino said this week that it had gotten involved in the Revere Special Election last Tuesday, Oct. 18, that had major implications for a developer that is pushing the statewide Question 1 ballot initiative in November. Wynn also said it would be involved in the statewide fight...

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Question 2: Simple,Plausable,and Wrong

October 28, 2016
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By Jacob Oliveira, (Ludlow), President, MA Association of School Committees, and Mary Bourque, (Chelsea), President, MA Association of School Superintendents The solution proposed by Question 2 is, to use H.L. Mencken’s phrase, simple, plausible, and wrong because it ignores other badly needed changes in charter policy and leaves students in district schools victims in...

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Why I Am Yes on 2

October 28, 2016
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By Marty Walz If all you know about Question 2, the ballot question that would lift the cap on public charter schools, is what you’ve seen on TV – chances are good you’re confused about how to vote. As the author of the current charter school law when I was a state Representative and...

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Have A Safe and Happy Halloween

October 28, 2016
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Halloween will be observed this Monday, and that means that  scores of children and others will be roaming our streets during the early-evening hours as they go about their ritual of trick-or-treating in our neighborhoods. It is up to each one of us to be extra-observant if we are operating a  motor vehicle during...

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Sports 10-26-2016

October 28, 2016
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EHS Roundup Boys soccer team tops Chelsea, 4-0 The Everett High boys soccer team claimed the Battle of the Parkway II with a 4-0 shutout of archival Chelsea last Monday evening under the lights of Everett Stadium. The Crimson Tide, who have engaged in some epic encounters with their ancient archrivals on the soccer...

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