Monthly Archives: April 2018

Richie’s Slush Re-Opens on the Parkway with New Focus

April 21, 2018
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Richie’s Slush Re-Opens on the Parkway with New Focus

When Richie’s Slush location on the Parkway was in its hey-day, long before the slush became an iconic product, they were as famous for their homemade meatballs, their Beanzie’s fried dough and their unique cutlet sandwiches as they were for the slush. In fact, the slush was simply the dessert, albeit a phenomenal ending...

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License Board Not Convinced on Axe Throwing

April 21, 2018
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The Everett License Commission is prepared to welcome back Revolution Axe on Monday night after a presentation on March 26 that continued to draw concerns from Board members about safety – especially the idea of having an open space where the activity takes place. Chair Phil Antonelli said this week that the company –...

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‘At Risk’:Wynn Camp Surprised by Designation, say Sale Talks Necessary after ‘Recent Commentary’

April 21, 2018
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It is believed that many in the Boston and Las Vegas branches of the Wynn Resorts organization were surprised and completely taken aback by the sudden designation of their project as ‘at risk’ by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) on March 29. That, as many believe, might be in play as the Wynn group...

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And You Thought It Was Over….: Alford Street Bridge to Undergo More Construction this Fall

April 21, 2018
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Few can forget the traffic horrors caused by the long construction project on the Alford Street Bridge, and those who remember will have a special treat when those days return this fall for another round of nightmares. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), together with its partners at the City of Boston, announced last...

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Steve ‘Stat’ Smith Pulls His Papers for State Representative

April 21, 2018
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Former State Rep. Steve ‘Stat’ Smith has pulled nomination papers to run as a Democrat for the state representative. The Secretary of State’s office confirmed that Smith took out papers on Friday, April 13, with the intent to run for office. Smith has been seen over the past weekend gathering signatures and talking with...

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Three Candidate Emerge for Council Legislative Aid Position

April 21, 2018
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Three candidates have been put forward by the Committee for Legislative Affairs and Elections, with the three to be vetted by the full Council on Monday night. Committee Chair Fred Capone said that, after a meeting Thursday night, April 12, the committee decided to recommend Joetta Lynn Yutkins, Michael Mangan, and David Flood. Capone...

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Bruins Commercial Features Revere/Everett’s DeFilippo

April 21, 2018
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When Lillian DeFilippo kisses her hand and touches it to a painting of Bobby Orr, she does so for every Bruins fan out there hoping for an exciting playoff run. DeFilippo and her son, Dave, both have a bit of a part in the new Bruins playoff commercial that has been airing on NESN...

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Judy Sadacca Honored by Zonta Club of Malden

April 21, 2018
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Judy Sadacca, physician outreach and community relations manager at Hallmark Health, was named one of four 2018 Women Making a Difference by the Zonta Club of Malden. Sadacca was nominated by Joanne Stroud-Lebeau of the Malden YWCA, for her dedication to the community through her work on the mobile food market and other important...

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Everett Public Schools are Proactive about Safety

April 21, 2018
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Chief Mazzie gives an informative presentation to EPS staff through and produced singles when they needed to. They adjusted to Latin Academy’s third pitcher and made their at bats count. “This was a great comeback and we were happy to get our first win,” added Poste. Hitting stars for Everett were Kloey Cardillo (2-for-3),...

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DiDomenico’s CITC Bill Included in Housing Bond Bill

April 21, 2018
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Sen. Sal DiDomenico recently announced that his bill to extend the Community Investment Tax Credit (CITC) was included as a critical provision in the Housing Bond Bill that was passed by the Massachusetts Senate. The Senator was the original sponsor of legislation that created the CITC in 2012, and since then he has continued...

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