Monthly Archives: November 2016

Helping Hand

November 24, 2016
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Helping Hand

GOBBLE, GOBBLE: Matthew Desimone helped hand out turkeys for Thanksgiving on Friday afternoon, Nov. 18, at City Hall during the Bread of Life annual Thanksgiving distribution. The pantry has one of its busiest days every year on the Friday before Thanksgiving. Hundreds of families are served.

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Name Change

November 24, 2016
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Name Change

Iris Munoz and Isabella Izidoro greeted guests as they entered the newly named CHA Everett Hospital, which has changed its name from the Whidden Hospital. The Whidden was donated to the City of Everett many years ago to be set aside for a hospital. Now, as part of the Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA), the...

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Restore Access:Unified Front Calls for National Grid to do More Along the Waterfront

November 24, 2016
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Restore Access:Unified Front Calls for National Grid to do More Along the Waterfront

By Seth Daniel With strong statements from Mayor Carlo DeMaria and two other neighboring mayors – Medford Mayor Stephanie Burke and Malden Mayor Gary Christianson – and a host of stakeholders along the Malden River, the pressure is on National Grid as the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) continues to re-examine the waterways license...

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Everett Police Investigating Two Shootings Last Week

November 24, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Two shootings in two days are under investigation by Everett Police this week, though no major injuries were reported in either incident. On Wed., Nov. 16 at 2:40 p.m., several 9-1-1 calls were reported to Everett dispatch about possible gunshots in the area of Wilbur Street by Stevenson Avenue. There was...

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Council Approves Land Transfer to Clear Way for GE Recreational Site Rehabilitation

November 24, 2016
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By Katy Rogers In October, it was announced that Wynn Boston Harbor planned to collaborate with the City of Everett to develop the property of the former General Electric site in Everett, a property that had long been closed off from the public and from successful development due to historic contamination on the site...

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Capuano,DiDomenico Counsel Democratic Voters after Trump,Republican Victories

November 24, 2016
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By Seth Daniel After a shocking Election Day result that included not only a win by President Elect Donald Trump, but also a Republican sweep through the U.S. Congress and many state legislatures, Congressman Michael Capuano has been out on the trail consoling Democratic voters. In many cases, while some are ready to figuratively...

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Congratulations CHA Everett Hospital on Carrying on Georgia Whidden’s Legacy

November 24, 2016
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By Mayor Carlo DeMaria As Cambridge Health Alliance recognizes its 20th Anniversary, I am proud to celebrate our partnership focused on enhancing the quality of life in Everett better. My vision is to make our community a healthy place for families and we have accomplished a great deal in recent years. On November 1,...

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Remember Those in Need

November 24, 2016
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For the vast majority of Americans, Thanksgiving and the holiday season is a joyous time when the abundance that life offers is most apparent in a wealthy nation such as ours. But the sad reality for many of our fellow citizens is that the holiday season brings little, if any, joy. Those who are...

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 24, 2016
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Thanksgiving is the ultimate family-centered holiday. Thanksgiving has no religious connotations, no national-celebration connotations, and no required gift-giving. It asks nothing more from each of us than just showing up (other than for the person who is doing all the cooking) and enjoying the company of our family and friends and then having a...

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Obituaries 11-23-2016

November 24, 2016
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Helen Carino Pioneer female supervisor at South Postal Annex, Boston Helen V. (Faldetta) Carino of Everett, formerly of East Boston, passed in the presence of her God and her family at her home following a long illness on Saturday, November 19. She was 96  years old. Born in Fall River, Mrs. Carino came to...

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