Monthly Archives: January 2017

Sports 01-18-2017

January 20, 2017
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Jordan McAfee’s late basket gives Everett 67-66 win over New Mission By Cary Shuman There are the quizzes and then there are the tests.  Senior forward Jordan McAfee made a layup with three seconds remaining to lift the Everett High boys basketball to a dramatic 67-66 victory over New Mission Monday in the BABC...

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Obituaries 01-18-2017

January 20, 2017
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Alfred Capone, Jr. Retired Federal Maintenance Mechanic; member of Winthrop Elks and Jeffries Yacht Club in East Boston Alfred A. Capone, Jr. of Everett and East Boston passed away after a long illness on January 5. A retired Federal Maintenance Mechanic for GSA and the U.S. Coast Guard, Al was a member of the...

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Visiting With Nerlens Noel

January 13, 2017
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Visiting With Nerlens Noel

Everett native Nerlens Noel warmed up before the game at the TD Garden, making some practice shots with his teammates on the visiting Philadelphia 76ers. Noel grew up in Everett and played for the Crimson Tide football and basketball teams before transferring to a private school. After playing college hoops at Kentucky, he was a...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Installs First Steel Beam

January 13, 2017
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Wynn Boston Harbor Installs First Steel Beam

By Seth Daniel At 5 a.m. on Monday, ironworkers stood ready as sky-high cranes began picking up steel columns and putting them into place on the northernmost end of the Wynn Boston Harbor site – the first steel to go up on the project, and just the beginning of what will be a flurry...

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State of the City:Mayor Calls for City to Enjoy Success, Get Ready for Greater Things

January 13, 2017
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State of the City:Mayor Calls for City to Enjoy Success, Get Ready for Greater Things

By Seth Daniel Introduced by the soothing sounds of string music, and filled with ideas and dreams, Mayor Carlo DeMaria in his State of the City Address took residents in the standing-room-only Council Chambers on a tour of his vision for the City – which includes swimming in the Malden River, having trolleys on...

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MBTA to Abandon Warehouse in Shops Building

January 13, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The MBTA Everett Shops building is coming into greater focus this week for, perhaps, a higher and better use, with the MBTA oversight board voting to outsource the warehouse facilities in the Shops, and Mayor Carlo DeMaria calling for the Wynn Resorts company to pursue adding the Shops site to its...

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Hanlon Completes Term, DiPierro Takes Reins of Council

January 13, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The 2017 legislative year in Everett began with a changing of the guard on the Everett City Council, as outgoing Council President John Hanlon was presented with a plaque and thanked for his leadership during the past year, while the Council’s youngest and newest member, Anthony DiPierro, was officially elected...

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Police Briefs 01-11-2017

January 13, 2017
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Sunday, 12/18 Emily Emerson, 22, 18 Bessom St., Lynn, was arrest ed for assault and battery, disorderly person and resisting arrest. Samuel Ramos, Jr., 33, 90 Columbia Rd., Dorchester, was arrested for being disorderly person, resisting arrest and interfering with police. Yoselin Rosado, 33, 145 Winthrop St., Roxbury, was arrested for assault and battery...

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Letter to the Editor

January 13, 2017
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With Heartfelt Thanks from Haiti Father David Fontaine from St. Joseph Parish in L’Asile, Haiti, has sent sincere thanks to Father Jim Barry and all the friends and parishioners of Our Lady of Grace Parish (Chelsea/Everett) and St. May of Assumption Parish (Revere) for their recent donations to his communities in Haiti.   Our Lady...

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Winter’s Here — Bundle Up

January 13, 2017
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Winter arrived in full force this week, with a big snowstorm and skin-numbing temperatures. But we are New Englanders, so we know what to expect and how to prepare for it. Indeed, if you were shoveling snow as we were throughout the past weekend, not only did we benefit from a great workout, but...

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