Monthly Archives: August 2017

New Zoning in Business Districts Proposed

August 9, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Mayor Carlo DeMaria and his Planning Department are in the process of drafting a new mixed-use Overlay District for several business districts throughout Everett, an effort that will eliminate parking regulations and increase building heights and project densities. The sweeping changes were first announced at the Planning Board in broad terms...

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Wynn Hoping to Lease Office Space from MBTA’s Everett Shops

August 9, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The MBTA has put out a public bid for office space in its Everett Shops building – a move that was apparently sparked by Wynn Boston Harbor, which inquired about using the newly vacant space during construction. Wynn, however, is not completely sure it will pursue the space, but has an...

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Candidate Martins Garners Support from Business Leaders

August 9, 2017
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Everett City Council candidate Stephanie Martins Monday called for protecting the traditions of the city combined with inclusion for a very bright future as she continues to win support from local business leaders. A number of small business people turned out for a Martins fundraiser late last month at the new boutique hotel enVision...

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DeMaria Remains Strong in Campaign Against Blighted Property

August 9, 2017
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria recently appointed Keith Slattery as the new Assistant City Solicitor for the City. Slattery joins the City with over 15 years experience of practicing law. He most recently had a law practice specializing in Civil Law. He is a graduate of Everett High School, Suffolk University, and Suffolk Law School, where...

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Everett, Area Police Departments Check Vehicles for Carbon Monoxide

August 9, 2017
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By Seth Daniel In the wake of several police vehicles being brought into question for carbon monoxide leakage in Auburn, the Everett and Revere Police Departments have taken some precautions with similar models in their fleets. In Everett, Police Chief Steve Mazzie said when they heard the news last week that several officers in...

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City Begins Work on New Raised Crosswalk on Tremont Street

August 9, 2017
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced this week that work has begun to install a new raised crosswalk on Tremont Street as part of a Safe Routes to School grant. In addition, work also has begun on installing an entrance corridor along the Northern Strand Community Trail to the Madeline English School. The purpose of the...

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Come to the Shute Library to Make Bowls of Sea Glass

August 9, 2017
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Remember those days when you searched for treasures in sand while taking long walks on the beach? Just beyond the seaweed line were the shells of razor clams, scallops and snails. But the greatest treasure of all was sea glass, in shades of white, brown, green and precious blue. Our Nancy Joyce will help...

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Police Briefs 08-09-2017

August 9, 2017
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Thursday, July 06 Jarrod Harris, 39, 14A Shirley St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Azzeddine Kaddouri, 42, 4 High St., Everett, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor, 2nd offense, operating motor vehicle with suspended license and operating motor vehicle with open container of alcohol. Adam Rodriguez, 27, 14 Manning St.,...

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National Night Out

August 9, 2017
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The annual National Night Out festivities once again were well-attended by residents of our community last week. National Night Out was created in 1984 and is held on the first Tuesday in August as a means of increasing awareness about police programs in their local communities. Although crime rates generally have been down across the country...

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Sports 08-09-2017

August 9, 2017
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Crimson Tide Pop Warner teams begin practice for 2017 season By Cary Shuman The Crimson Tide Pop Warner youth football and cheerleading organization has begun practice sessions for the 2017 season that gets underway on Sunday, Sept. 10. The athletes on the six football teams and six cheerleading squads (levels A-F by age group)...

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