Monthly Archives: October 2017

City Continues Tree Planting

October 27, 2017
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City Continues Tree Planting

In an effort to continue to beautify and prepare our neighborhoods for the entire season, Mayor DeMaria, the Department of Public Works and the Office of Planning and Development recently coordinated the planting of trees on Main Street. Every dollar spent on planting and caring for a community tree yields benefits that are two...

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Housing Court Opens to Everett

October 27, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Housing Court in Boston has been a refuge since the 1970s for mediation, litigation and resolution of all sorts of housing issues, but throughout all of that time, it has been closed off to Everett landlords, tenants and City officials. Instead, they had to file cases in Malden District Court...

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Everett Man Arrested after Brutal Attack on Dog in Driveway

October 27, 2017
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Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie announced the arrest of an Everett man on animal cruelty charges. On Friday, October 20, 2017, Everett Patrol Officers Brian Herbert and Thomas Parsons responded to a Floyd Street address for a report of a male abusing a dog. On arrival, the officers observed the male dragging...

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Crimson Tide football will Play Thanksgiving Game at Fenway Park

October 27, 2017
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Clear the base paths, here come the Tide. The Everett Crimson Tide football team will look to paint the Pesky Pole red as they face off against Masconomet Regional High School in Fenway Park the night before Thanksgiving, Nov. 22. Fenway Sports Management (FSM) announced the addition of high school football to the schedule...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Purchases More Lower Broadway Properties

October 27, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Wynn Boston Harbor has purchased at least three new, off-site Lower Broadway properties over the past month, adding to an array of properties already purchased in the last 18 months. The Everett resort casino spent $2.795 million to purchase at least three properties on Thorndike Street, Lynde Street and Scott Place...

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Code Enforcement Task Force Reaping Early Benefits

October 27, 2017
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By Seth Daniel When Health and Housing Inspector Mickey DeMato learned of Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s vision for a new and improved Code Enforcement Task Force, he took to the streets. He and the seven other inspectors didn’t crack down hardcore on residents in a gruff manner often seen in municipal inspections, but rather they...

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Pedestrian, Bike Bridge Begins Review at ConCom

October 27, 2017
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The long-anticipated pedestrian and bicycle bridge over the Mystic River from the Wynn Boston Harbor site is now beginning its permitting process this week. The Bridge was designed through a partnership between Wynn, the City of Everett and the state Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR). The Conservation Commission will hear the plan on...

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Letter to the Editor

October 27, 2017
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Support Marcony Almeida Barros for School Committee Dear Everett Voters, As current and former elected officials, we were saddened to learn about the recent passing of our great friend, School Committee member Robert Carreiro. Mr. Carreiro was a tireless supporter of the Everett Public Schools and its students and a great representative to the...

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Enjoy A Happy and Safe Halloween

October 27, 2017
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Although mischief and vandalism on Halloween has been on the decline in recent years compared to what the parents and grandparents of today’s youngsters experienced in the past, it still is incumbent on every parent to make sure that their children — especially teenagers — do not engage in lawless activity and are home...

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No One Can Serve Two Masters

October 27, 2017
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s outrage in calling for President Donald Trump and Congress to make sure that that the nation’s Drug Czar be free of financial or other connections to the prescription drug industry is 100 percent correct. Mayor DeMaria also is asking that Congress repeal the law that stripped the Drug Enforcement Agency of...

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