Monthly Archives: November 2017

Council Candidates Participate in First Immigration Issue Voter Guide

November 3, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Everett Safe and Welcoming City Coalition has put together its first voter’s guide on immigration issues for the coming City Election in Everett. The Safe and Welcoming City Coalition was formed this year in March by several immigrant-led organizations and other members of the community. It is championed by La...

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License Commission Favors Conditional Approval on Ferry Street

November 3, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett Licensing Board conditionally approved a liquor license transfer on Monday night, Oct. 23, for the Castillo nightclub on Ferry Street, as long as the new owners pass building, fire-code inspections and submit a new floor plan to the Commission for approval. The license transfer approval clears the way...

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Gas Station Proposal Hits Lower Broadway Industrial Area

November 3, 2017
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By Seth Daniel After withdrawing a controversial housing proposal for the industrial section of Bow Street, Lower Broadway property owner George Varoudakis Jr. will return to the Planning Board next month with a new proposal for a gas station and convenience store. Situating itself on the heavily traveled corner of Beacham and Robin streets...

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Veterans Assisting Veterans Raises 15K though Generous Donation of 24-Karat Gold Motorcycle

November 3, 2017
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Veterans Assisting Veterans (VAV) a 100% volunteer, 501C3, which donates 100% of its proceeds to veterans, veterans causes, veteran organizations and veteran charities received a $15,000-dollar check from Kelly Auto Group. Kelly Auto Group with locations in Lynnfield, Beverly and Danvers, MA, who recently became aware of the storied 24 karat gold plated motorcycle...

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Master Plan for Malden River Greenway Completed, Ready

November 3, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Mystic River Watershed Association (MyRWA), in partnership with the cities of Everett, Malden, and Medford, announced the completion this week of the Malden River Greenway Vision Plan to reimagine the future of the Malden River. The announcement came after a lively party-type meeting earlier this month in Everett on the...

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Be Sure to Vote Tuesday

November 3, 2017
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Tuesday, Nov. 7, marks municipal Election day in cities and towns across Massachusetts. Although the turmoil and generally crazy state of affairs on the national level has distracted all of us from what is going on in our own backyards, every voter must refocus their attention on the election of local officials whose actions...

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Sports 11-01-2017

November 3, 2017
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EHS Roundup EHS volleyball team qualifies for tourney The Everett High volleyball team punched its ticket for a Journey to the Tourney with a 3-1 victory over Pope John on Senior Night last Monday. Before earning their 10th win of the season, the Lady Crimson Tide honored the seven members of the Class of...

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Obituaries 11-01-2017

November 3, 2017
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Don Barry Of Somerville Don Barry of Somerville died on October 25. Beloved husband for 62 years to Jean M. (Ventura), he was the loving father of Donnie Barry and his wife, Phyllis of Somerville and the late Steven M. Barry. A wake service was held at the Salvatore Rocco and Sons Funeral Home,...

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Catherine Tomassi Hicks For Councillor-At- Large

November 1, 2017
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It has been a long time since I first became a member of the Everett City Council some twenty-plus years ago. My agenda has always been to respect what I hear from my constituents and fight hard to make things happen your way. There is no doubting that my persistence has made sure your...

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