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Fit for a king

December 16, 2010
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Fit for a king

Customers are already starting to become regulars at the Little Castle Café, a brand new restaurant that co-owners Hassan Chouiakh and Billy Kottat opened in September at 41 Bow St., off of Route 99 in Everett. The reasons for the instant success of the breakfast/lunch restaurant are as plentiful as the large portions on...

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No winners in this fight

December 16, 2010
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Four members of the Board of Aldermen picked the wrong time and place to draw the line in the sand when they voted down on Monday night the transfer of $4 million from the Stabilization Account to give immediate tax relief to commercial and residential property owners. These Aldermen cannot be faulted for trying...

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Aldermen say no to Mayor’s tax cut

December 16, 2010
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In one of the most contentious Board of Aldermen meetings in the last few months, Aldermen Robert Van Campen, Joseph McGonagle, Michael Marchese and Charles DiPerri voted on Monday night not to transfer $4 million from the Stabilization Account to the general fund.  If approved the transfer would have given homeowners and business owners...

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Meeting the challenge

December 16, 2010
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Unbeknownst to most Everett residents, the Everett Police Department’s “Swat Team” or “Special Unit” is a small, well trained, swift response, special operations unit capable of responding to acts of terrorism, hostage taking situations or events that have the capacity to go out of control. Training for this team is ongoing. The team itself...

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Obituaries 12-16-2010

December 16, 2010
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Patricia Ann Tourigney Of California, formerly of Everett Patricia Ann Tourigney, a nine year resident of Sun City Palm Desert, California, died at Eisenhower Medical Center on Tuesday, November 30 following an eight month battle with complications following April surgery. She was 68 years old. She was a beloved wife, daughter, sister, and friend....

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Police Blotter 12-16-2010

December 16, 2010
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Monday, December 6 Wagner Deaguiar, 25, 4 Evergreen Ave., Somerville, was arrested for being disorderly person. Maximiano Neto, 41, 25 Wellington Ave., Everett, was arrested for being disorderly person, resisting arrest. Wednesday, December 8 Keith Farrell, 23, 83 Fowler St., Dorchester, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery...

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Aldermen say no

December 16, 2010
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We believe it is disappointing that the Board of Alderman failed to endorse the Common Council’s motion giving the city’s commercial  and residential property owners a badly needed break. By failing to approve the transfer of $4 million of city cash as ordered by the Common Council, reductions of $2000 and $300 respectively for...

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Carlo DeMaria’s Everett

December 16, 2010
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria has performed a bit of magic during his terms in office. The contentiousness at city hall that was so much a part of the city’s political persona in years past appears to have vanished. Perhaps this is due to DeMaria’s affability or is it his ability to make friends instead of...

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EHS girls hoop team seeks to build on winning season

December 16, 2010
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The Everett High girls basketball team will be looking to build on its fine performance of last season as Coach Tammy Tuner and her crew open their 2010-2011 campaign this week. The Lady Crimson Tide hosted Waltham last night (Tuesday) in their season opener as this newspaper was going to press and will travel...

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