Monthly Archives: February 2018

Rep McGonagle Secures Dual Enrollment and College Workforce Grants for Everett Residents

February 21, 2018
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Representative Joseph McGonagle, along with Mayor Carlo DeMaria are pleased to announce that Representative McGonagle has secured  $1.7 million in state funding for Dual Enrollment Grant Subsidies and Community College Workforce Grants. “These earmarks will open up opportunities for Everett residents to prepare for the wide array of jobs available in our growing economy,”...

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From the Mayor’s Office

February 21, 2018
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Mayor DeMaria’s annual March Madness 3 vs. 3 basketball tournament to be held on March 10 Are you a basketball player looking for a new and fun way to participate in basketball? The City of Everett is pleased to announce the first Annual Mayor DeMaria March Madness Basketball Tournament. Games will tip off on...

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Letter to the Editor

February 21, 2018
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Mayor DeMaria issues statement on Wynn Boston Harbor Dear Editor, The $2.4 billion development, the largest private development underway in all of New England, is creating real jobs for Everett residents- 4,000 construction jobs and 4,600 jobs when the casino opens. I fought for this development because of the opportunity it offers to Everett...

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A Task Force of Leaders

February 21, 2018
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is to be commended for establishing a task force to review both the City and School Department budgets.  Mayor DeMaria is also to be congratulated for attracting the high caliber of people who are leaders in both the private and public financial sector to undertake this fiscal review. The new Task...

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Sports 02-21-2018

February 21, 2018
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EHS Roundup Three medals for Souffrance at D-1 State Meet Everett track star Harchdy Souffrance garnered three medals at this past week’s Division 1 State Meet that was held at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center in Boston. Harchdy earned a third-place medal for his performance in the 55 meter dash in which he turned...

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Obituaries 02-21-2018

February 21, 2018
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Ralph Samuel Trufant A loving man, member of Carpenters Union Local 26 Ralph Samuel Trufant, a loving man and a lifelong resident of Everett, entered into rest at home on Valentine’s Day. He was just a week shy of his 94th birthday. Ralph was born in Hudson, New Hampshire. As a young man, he...

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School Layoffs Postponed for Now

February 15, 2018
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School Layoffs Postponed for Now

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Everett City Council voted to use $5 million of city reserves to help the schools with a projected operating deficit of $9 million. However, that support did come with some strings attached, including a blue-ribbon task force charged with looking into school finance. With an additional $1.3 million available...

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Coach DiBiaso Delivers Farewell Address at EHS Football Banquet

February 15, 2018
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Coach DiBiaso Delivers Farewell Address at EHS Football Banquet

John DiBiaso said good-bye to the Everett High School football program in an excellently delivered speech at the team’s awards banquet Sunday at Anthony’s in Malden. DiBiaso is retiring from the Everett school system at the end of the year. He has been named the head football coach and associate athletic director at Catholic...

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Rally at City Hall Featured Anxious Teachers, Students

February 15, 2018
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Rally at City Hall Featured Anxious Teachers, Students

Hundreds and hundreds of students and teachers took to Broadway in front of City Hall on Monday afternoon and evening for a passionate rally meant to draw attention to the need for funding the schools. It was a rally that came just before a major meeting and vote by the City Council Monday night,...

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DeMaria,City Council Give Schools $5 Million Bailout

February 15, 2018
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With teachers, students, and parents protesting outside of Everett City Hall most of the day and into the evening on Monday, the Everett City Council went to work considering a proposal from Mayor Carlo DeMaria to provide an additional $5 million in funding for the Everett Public Schools. Through almost two hours of public...

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