Monthly Archives: August 2017

Practice Makes Perfect

August 31, 2017
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Practice Makes Perfect

Everett High standout receiver Jason Maitre heads up field in lightning quick fashion during practice on Monday afternoon. Football practice sessions began on Friday, Aug. 18, and continue through this week and next. Head Coach John DiBiaso and his staff have been shepherding a very talented team through early drills, as the defending state...

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Rhode Game:EHS Star Duane Binns Headed to URI

August 31, 2017
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Rhode Game:EHS Star Duane Binns Headed to URI

By Cary Shuman The smallest state in America has landed one of Everett High football’s biggest stars. Duane Binns, a returning All-Scholastic linebacker and key player during Everett’s run to the Division 1 state title last season, has committed to the University of Rhode Island for the fall of 2018. Binns, a 5-foot-11-inch, 190-pound...

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Pioneer Charter to Move to the Village, Clashes with Planning Board

August 31, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Pioneer Charter School of Science announced at the Planning Board on Monday its intention to expand, and to move from Summer Street in central Everett to Plymouth Street in the Village neighborhood – an announcement that invited a clashing of wills between the board and the school representatives. Sanela Jonuz,...

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Parlin School Continues Major Improvements as Students Return

August 31, 2017
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By Seth Daniel As several new schools came online in Everett over the past few years, Supt. Fred Foresteire said many on the School Committee and at City Hall felt it wasn’t right for the Parlin School students to not also have a rehabilitated school – and so they did something about it. In...

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Expanding:Herb Chambers Dealership Purchases Property in Everett for $12.5 Million

August 31, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Herb Chambers companies has purchased the Best Buy site in Santilli Highway this month for $12.5 million, with the hopes likely of locating a BMW dealership on the property. According to property transfer records, Herb Chambers Morrissey purchased 162 Santilli Highway from National Development of Boston for $12.5 million on Aug....

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Opportunities? Some Wondering If State Gaming Law is Too Strict on Hiring Rules

August 31, 2017
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By Seth Daniel A host of state officials and criminal justice reform organizations have locked hands on the issue of hiring casino workers, targeting the “automatic disqualifier” provision in the gaming law as something that puts an unfair burden on residents with small-time criminal records and could prevent someone from even getting a job...

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Police Briefs 08-23-2017

August 31, 2017
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Sunday, 7/9 Luis Martinez, 28, 185 Shute St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Monday, 7/10 Raymond Gregory, Jr., 23, 1 Linden Pl., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Jose Zelaya, 18, 77 Burma Rd., Chelsea, was arrested for inhaling toxic substance, shoplifting (3 counts). Tuesday,7/11 James Grigas, 38, 170 Winn St., Burlington, was...

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Obituaries 08-23-2017

August 31, 2017
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Angelo Vincent Squatrito Nominated in 2001 as one of the 100 most influential persons in Palm Beach County over the last 100 years. Angelo Vincent Squatrito of Jupiter, Florida, formerly of Everett, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his wife, niece and nephew on August 16 after a brave 2 ½ year battle...

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Ribbon Cutting

August 16, 2017
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Ribbon Cutting

Everett officials and Huntington Theatre Company directors, board members and staff flooded the new Production Center on Garden Street in Everett on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 10, to cut the ribbon on the Company’s new facility to build sets, store props/costumes, and several other things that help to produce the shows from behind the scenes....

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Movie Night

August 16, 2017
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Movie Night

Skylar Biggie and Jae’lei Biggie enjoyed a cousin’s night out on Friday, Aug. 4, watching ‘The Lego Batman Movie’ at Everett Memorial Stadium. The Family Fun Movie Night was such a success, with hundreds in attendance, that the City announced they will hold two more movie nights this month, with ‘Despicable Me 2’ showing...

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