Monthly Archives: February 2018

Sports 02-14-2018

February 15, 2018
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EHS Roundup EHS hockey team posts two victories The Everett High hockey team broke into the victory column in smashing fashion, winning two of its three games this past week. The Crimson Tide skated to a pair of shutout victories of 10-0 over Durfee High and 7-0 over East Boston. “We finally started to...

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Obituaries 02-14-2018

February 15, 2018
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Luciano Magnani Retired welder for Market Forge Luciano Magnani of Everett entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Feb. 7 surrounded by his loving family in the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. He was 83 years old. Born in Bagni di Lucca, Italy, Luciano lived in Everett for 57 years and worked as a...

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Everett’s State Plays Pond Hockey

February 9, 2018
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Everett’s State Plays Pond Hockey

Everett’s STATE played hockey against the scenic backdrop of Meredith, New Hampshire on Lake Winnipesaukee on Friday. Dozens of hockey games were played simultaneously with players from around the United States and Canada participating against the scenic icy tundra in Meredith, New Hampshire. Everett’s team won a game, but lost their second contest.

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Schools Wrestle with $9 Million Budget Gap

February 9, 2018
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A large crowd of anxious teachers, students and angry parents crowded into the Everett High School library Monday night to hear the school administration’s explanation of planned mid-year budget cuts in the Everett schools. In the end, most left still anxious, but cautiously optimistic that something might be done to save 110 school department...

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Investigation:MGC says Wynn Organization Did Not Inform them of Settlement

February 9, 2018
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) held a special hearing on Wednesday, Jan. 31, into the allegations against Wynn Resorts CEO Steve Wynn – a Massachusetts gaming licensee – and said they were not told of the 2005 private settlement, while at the same time urging fairness and speed in the investigation. The one-hour hearing...

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ZBA Approves Affordable Housing Units

February 9, 2018
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More affordable housing is on the way for Everett residents after the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) approved on Monday night 77 senior citizens units and a condominium building with six, three-bedroom apartments at the site of the former St. Therese Church on Broadway. While proponents and opponents all agreed that the affordable housing...

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Unexpected Costs, Unrealized Revenues Blamed for Plan to Layoff 110 School Personnel

February 9, 2018
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Unexpected Costs, Unrealized Revenues Blamed for Plan to Layoff 110 School Personnel

Assistant Superintendent Charles Obremski, who helps to manage the School Department budget, explained the financial predicament facing the schools to the School Committee and gathered crowd at Everett High School library on Monday night. According to Obremski, the deficit is a result of a combination of factors that saw the School Department spend some...

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Political Veteran Launches New Everett Stimulus Blog

February 9, 2018
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Political writer, strategist and analyst Patrick Scully of   Scully Communications is launching a new blog exclusively for and about the City of Everett. “The Everett Stimulus.” will feature news and commentary about city politics and community events. The site has been up and running and is part of Scully Communications new, re-branded website. The...

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DiDomenico, Senate Colleagues Pass Supplemental Budget

February 9, 2018
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Last week, the Massachusetts Senate passed a supplemental budget that includes $15 million for school districts educating students from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who were displaced by hurricanes Maria and Irma. Since September 2017, more than 2,300 students have arrived in Massachusetts from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands and...

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Fighting Phenom:Kinjo Espada Excels in Muay Thai and Boxing

February 9, 2018
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The father helped Everett win its first Super Bowl and went on to play Division 1 college football. The talented son stands poised to eclipse even those lofty athletic accomplishments. Kinjo Thomas Espada, the 16-year-old son of former EHS and Rutgers University football player John Espada and his high school classmate, Kim Dang Espada,...

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