Monthly Archives: January 2018

Joint Committee Elects Cardello to Fill School Committee Vacancy

January 10, 2018
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Longtime Everett public servant Millie Cardello has returned to public service and the Everett School Committee following Monday night’s super-intense vote of the Joint Convention of the Everett City Council and Everett School Committee. Cardello won by a vote of 10-9 of Amanda (Burley) Patterson, with the outcome of the...

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Firefighters Lewis, DeSisto Lauded for Saving Tenants on Hillside Street

January 10, 2018
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By Seth Daniel Everett Fire Chief Tony Carli said two firefighters showed great tenacity on Monday, Jan. 8, in saving two people from an upstairs unit at a two-alarm fire on Hillside Street. Lt. Jay Lewis and Firefighter Joe DeSisto of the Ladder 2 company are being given credit for the saves, one of...

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Everett Man Sentenced for Supporting ISIS and Conspiring to Behead U.S. Citizens

January 10, 2018
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An Everett man was sentenced last month to 28 years in prison for conspiring with others to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) and kill persons in the United States. David Daoud Wright, a/k/a Dawud Sharif Abdul Khaliq, a/k/a Dawud Sharif Abdul Khaliq, 28, of Everett, was sentenced...

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Everett Square Revitalization Plan to Hold Public Forum Jan 24

January 10, 2018
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Everett Square Revitalization Plan Public Forum. DATE:  Wednesday, January 24, 2018 TIME:  6:00 pm LOCATION:  Connolly Center, 90 Chelsea Street, Everett, MA To All Everett Residents, Business Owners, and Property Owners: Please join us at the first Public Forum to discuss the Everett Square Revitalization Plan on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00 pm...

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K-9 Dali Welcomed to the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office

January 10, 2018
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The Middlesex Sheriff’s Office has officially welcomed the newest member of its K-9 Unit to the department. K-9 Dali, a two-year-old Belgian Malinois from Georgia, began work at the end of November. Dali, who is partnered with Lt. Mike Kelley, was obtained through a grant from Dogs for Law Enforcement. Dali is a dual...

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D’Onofrio Elected Chair of School Committee

January 10, 2018
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By Seth Daniel The Everett School Committee elected Berard ‘Bernie’ D’Onofrio as the new chair of the Committee by a 7-0 vote in a short meeting following the Inaugural ceremonies on Tuesday night, Jan. 2. Member Lester MacLaughlin was elected vice chair in a 7-0 vote, and Supt. Fred Foresteire was elected secretary by...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Projects Logs First Serious Injury

January 10, 2018
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A mason working on the Wynn Boston Harbor project fell down a garage elevator shaft on Tuesday morning, Jan. 2, and suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries. It was the first significant accident on the site after more than 2 million labor hours spanning more than 18 months and involving more than 1,000 workers...

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2018 New England International Auto Show’s Online Box Office Open

January 10, 2018
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The online box office to the 2018 New England International Auto Show is now open! For five days only – Thursday, January 11th through Monday, January 15th – the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center transforms into the region’s largest new car showroom. Purchase your tickets now at www.BostonAutoShow.com. Compare features, options and stylings of...

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Napolitano Elected to President Role Unanimously

January 10, 2018
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By Seth Daniel Councilor Peter Napolitano was unanimously elected the new Council President at a short meeting held on Jan. 3, following the Inaugural ceremonies at Everett High School. Councilor John Hanlon nominated him, and that was seconded by former Council President Anthony DiPierro. “Over the last four years, we’ve had a great Council...

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Local Officials Observe New Student Hunger Relief Initiative

January 10, 2018
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Senator Sal DiDomenico (D-Everett), Senator Joseph Boncore (D – Winthrop) and Representative Adrian Madaro (D – East Boston), along with staff from Senator Chang-Diaz’s office and members from The Greater Boston Food Bank and Project Bread (affiliates with the Rise and Shine Massachusetts coalition) attended James Otis Elementary School in East Boston for a...

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