Monthly Archives: January 2018

City Council Holds Final Meeting of 2017

January 6, 2018
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The Everett City Council held its final meeting of the 2017 legislative session on December 26, 2017 – bidding farewell to Councilor Cynthia Sarnie and celebrating the leadership of outgoing Council President Anthony DiPierro. The meeting began with a presentation to outgoing President DiPierro, led by Councilor John F. Hanlon and City Clerk Sergio...

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Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Inaugural Address

January 6, 2018
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria delivered the following inaugural speech on Tuesday night at the Everett High School. Good Evening and Thank You Good Evening Ladies and Gentlemen, Distinguished Clergy, Family, Friends, and invited guests. Thank you for being here tonight. I want to start off by recognizing our special guest Governor Charlie Baker, who I...

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Armchair Travel Program at Library

January 6, 2018
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Christmas is over and credit card bills are due. The darkness and cold of winter are upon us and you’d just like to get away. Let us help. Come to the Shute Memorial Library on Monday, January 22nd at 7:00 pm. We will whisk you to the exotic country of Morocco. Wanderlust Travel will...

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First Forum on Everett Square Revitalization to be Jan 24

January 6, 2018
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By Seth Daniel City leaders and a new consultant are preparing to begin meetings this month to try to take the new vision for Everett Square one step closer to reality. BSC Group, Inc., a Boston-based land use firm, will being the revitalization plan meetings on Weds., Jan. 24, in the Connolly Center at...

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Police Briefs 01-03-2018

January 6, 2018
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Wednesday, 11/22 Dieusait Benoit, 22, 31 Waters Ave., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering nighttime, criminal harassment.   Friday, 11/24 Jose Barillas Sierra, 19, 101 Chelsea St., Everett, was arrested for shoplifting. Vincent Lambert, 31, Homeless, was arrested for shoplifting.   Saturday, 11/25 Joseph Jean, 24, 64 Summer St., Medway, MA. Was arrested...

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Americans Hate Waiting, So Theyll Despise Single Payer

January 6, 2018
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By Sally C. Pipes What makes for an awful trip to the doctor? Waiting. Earlier this year, doctor-rating website Zocdoc found that long waits or appointment delays were the primary motivators of negative marks from patients. Given this aversion to waiting, it’s shocking that Americans are coming around to government-run, single-payer health care. Waiting...

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Congratulations to Our Elected City Officials

January 6, 2018
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We offer our congratulations to our city officials who were sworn into office this past week. Public service is not easy these days. In an era of limited resources, it seems that our elected officials find themselves saying “No” more often than not. And given the cutbacks in funding for state and local government...

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Sports 01-03-2018

January 6, 2018
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Everett falls to Brighton in Holiday Classic In a showdown of two high school basketball powerhouses, the Brighton High Bengals prevailed 76-71 over the Everett Crimson Tide in the second round of the Slades Bar and Grill Holiday Classic hosted by the Boston Amateur Basketball Club (BABC) Thursday morning, Dec. 28, at Cathedral High...

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Obituaries 01-03-2018

January 6, 2018
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Beatrice (Bea) Glass Retired Everett School educator and administrator Beatrice (Bea) Glass of Peabody, formerly of Everett and Osterville, died peacefully on Thursday at Brooksby Village.  She was 93 years old. The daughter of the late Jacob and Mary (Kaufman) Glass, she was the loving (younger!) sister, more than an aunt, devoted friend, accomplished...

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