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St Patrick’s Day Fundraiser

March 10, 2017
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St Patrick’s Day Fundraiser

Irish musicians Danny Novack, Noel Scott and John Ford filled the room with traditional music. Meanwhile, Senator Sal DiDomenico welcomed everyone and threw out a few of his best zingers during his annual St. Patrick’s Day Fundraiser in Charlestown on Friday, March 8. The annual dinner and roast benefits the DiDomenico Foundation, and raised...

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Moving Forward

March 10, 2017
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Moving Forward

WHATEVER IT TAKES: Everett’s Isaiah Likely leaps over Somerville’s John Kalton in pursuit of a loose ball. While Somerville held tight for part of the game, the Everett boys put their foot on the gas in the third quarter and powered past the Highlanders, 78-53. Everett will face Central Catholic High School on Wednesday...

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Wynn, Unions Look to Get More Women into the Trades

March 10, 2017
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Wynn, Unions Look to Get More Women into the Trades

By Seth Daniel Alanna Felix and Patricia Flores are just two of hundreds of girls that attend Northeast Vocational School in Wakefield, but they often find themselves alone in their studies. That’s because they study carpentry, and they are two of only three young women in their course of study. However, a new effort...

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EFD Bravely Battles Devastating Fires

March 10, 2017
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EFD Bravely Battles Devastating Fires

This past week, the City of Everett witnessed several devastating fires on Central Ave Ferry Street, and Main Street. Flames engulfed the houses and caused severe damage to the interior and exterior. Fortunately, the residents in all three locations were safe and accounted for. Mayor DeMaria stated, “I want to applaud and thank our...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Details Changes to Mass Gaming

March 10, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Wynn Boston Harbor group detailed changes to its Everett resort casino during a meeting of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) on Thursday, March 2, in Springfield – noting that the retail component of the project has been decreased significantly in favor of more convention space. In a presentation to the...

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Down the Road Gets License for New Taproom, April Opening

March 10, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Adding to the boom of breweries in Everett will soon be Down the Road Brewery, which got its Farmer’s Pouring License on Monday night from the Everett License Commission. The license will allow the brewery and its owner, Donovan Bailey, to now have an official taproom similar to those already at...

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Council to Take Up $1.3 Million Transfer for Schools

March 10, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. School Department officials met with the City Council Committee of the Whole on Thursday night, March 2, to explain their need for a $1.3 million transfer for the current school year and how they will use the funds to get through the school year. On hand to support the School...

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Chuck E. Cheese Ordered to Have Details on School Vacations

March 10, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The cheese stood alone on Monday night at Everett City Hall, as representatives from Chuck E. Cheese were called to hearings of the Council’s Public Safety Committee and the License Commission regarding the most recent incident of violence in its Everett store. The Everett License Commission held a hearing on the...

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Homeless Man Identified, Sought in Oakland Avenue Murder

March 10, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Everett Chief of Police Steven Mazzie announced that an arrest warrant has been issued for the suspect in the murder of Francis Brescia, 65, of Everett. At the same time, Mayor Carlo DeMaria reassured residents of the Oakland Avenue area that they should not be...

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Police Briefs 03-08-2017

March 10, 2017
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Sunday, 2/19 Lisa Carrafiello, 52, 79 Swan St., Everett, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (2 counts).   Monday, 2/20 Alexander Martinez, 41, 497 Broadway, Everett, was arrested on a probation warrant. Anthony Prisco, 55, 14 State St., Atkinson, NH, was arrested on warrants. Andrew Vadala, 24, 15 Staples Ave.,...

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