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Police Briefs 12-13-2017

December 13, 2017
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Police Log Friday, 11/10 Edward Madden, 30, 19 Hosmer St., Everett, was arrested for using false name and being fugitive from justice. Saturday, 11/11 Edwin Davilla, 42, 169 Elm St., Everett, was arrested for unlicensed operation of motor vehicle and warrant. Sunday, 11/12 Duer Thomas Brown, 59, 12 Birch St., Everett, was arrested on...

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Confusion Shouldn’t Stop Patients from Buying Health Insurance

December 13, 2017
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By Janet Trautwein This year’s Affordable Care Act open enrollment period started November 1. Millions of Americans will soon visit HealthCare.gov or the online insurance exchange run by their state to shop for 2018 health plans. Many will be confused by what they find. Premiums have increased significantly. The most popular “silver” exchange plans...

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Happy Hanukkah

December 13, 2017
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We want to wish our many friends in the Jewish community a Happy Hanukkah. The celebration began Tuesday night and continues for eight days. On each night of Hanukkah, a special blessing is said during the lighting of the candles on the menorah. Other traditions associated with the “Jewish Festival of Lights” include the...

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Doing Their Part

December 13, 2017
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The East Boston Savings Bank held its annual holiday auction and raised more than $75,000 to help local organizations carry out their missions. Needless to say, the social problems that many non-profits are trying to combat are just constantly increasing, as many of the programs that once provided a safety net for so many...

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Thank You, Coach DiBiaso

December 13, 2017
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When Supt. of Schools Frederick Foresteire calls John DiBiaso “the greatest coach in Massachusetts high school football history,” it’s hard to comprehend the magnitude of that statement. When you think of the more than 150 years of football in Massachusetts and some of the great players such as Harry Agganis and Dick Jauron and...

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Sports 12-13-2017

December 13, 2017
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EHS Roundup EHS track teams get season underway The Everett High boys and girls indoor track teams got the new season underway last week, taking on Peabody in a meet held at the Swampscott High fieldhouse. Aidan Salih and Harchdy Souffrance were the top performers on the boys’ side, bringing home first places in...

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Obituaries 12-13-2017

December 13, 2017
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Phyllis Feehan Of Everett Phyllis (Sorrentino) Feehan of Everett died on December 8 at the age of 94. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert L. Feehan, loving mother of Marie Feehan and her husband, Richard Greene and Barbara Capelotti and her husband, Michael and the sister of Peter Sorrentino and the...

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Super Bowl Champions:Everett Bests Rival Xaverian to Win State Championship

December 11, 2017
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Super Bowl Champions:Everett Bests Rival Xaverian to Win State Championship

By Cary Shuman Xaverian was controlling the ball and the clock in the first half, but Everett showed its mettle when it mattered most. With Everett holding a four-point lead at the half, junior quarterback Jake Willcox and the state’s best offense went to work, scoring on the first possession of the second half...

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Richard Baniewicz, School Committee Member, Dies ‘Unexpectedly’

December 11, 2017
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Richard Baniewicz, School Committee Member, Dies ‘Unexpectedly’

By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The news on Saturday that longtime Everett resident and School Committeeman Richard Baniewicz had passed unexpectedly came as a shock. Baniewicz, 67, was admired and well-respected across the city and everyone who spoke about him and knew him said, “Richie was a great guy.” Baniewicz served on the Everett School...

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Senate President Situation Reverberates in Everett Circles

December 11, 2017
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By Seth Daniel As Beacon Hill has reverberated with scandal this week due to the situation surrounding Senate President Stan Rosenberg – who has now stepped down temporarily – the tremors of that conflict have certainly made waves in Everett too. The situation started last Thursday when the Boston Globe reported an alleged sexual...

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