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Everett’s Quiet Hero:Lester McLaughlin Recalls Vietnam Service 50 Years Later

November 18, 2016
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Everett’s Quiet Hero:Lester McLaughlin Recalls Vietnam Service 50 Years Later

By Seth Daniel Lester McLaughlin is the kind of quiet guy who often is more concerned about his duties as a long-time School Committeeman, as a businessman or as a father and husband, than he is about telling others the amazing sacrifices he made in Vietnam. So it was, when McLaughlin took to the...

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Everett Inaugurates First Female Veterans Agent

November 18, 2016
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Everett Inaugurates First Female Veterans Agent

By Seth Daniel Everett brought in a new era in the Veterans Affairs office at City Hall, and also made history by inaugurating the first woman to serve in that office during Veterans Day ceremonies on Friday, Nov. 11.Jeanne Cristiano, an Everett resident and military veteran, took the oath of office on Friday to...

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Running Down A Title

November 18, 2016
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Running Down A Title

By Cary Shuman The Everett High School football team had a 2-2 record when head coach John DiBiaso challenged his team. Yes, only a couple of plays separated the Crimson Tide from an undefeated record at that point, but some fans wondered in which direction the 2016 season would go. Everett, as expected, rolled...

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Helping Residents:Mayor,Council Agree to Use First Wynn Money for Tax Relief This Year

November 18, 2016
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By Katy Rogers Mayor Carlo DeMaria has long said that, aside from jobs, he believed the Wynn Boston Harbor casino would mean property tax relief for Everett homeowners, and on Monday night, those words became action as the mayor proposed to use $8 million to reduce to tax levy and the tax bills for...

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City Says ‘No’ to Marijuana, but One Everett Mom Rejoices for Son

November 18, 2016
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By Katy Rogers While the City of Everett was one of the few voting blocks across the state that voted down the ballot questions calling for the legalization of marijuana (the measure was approved overwhelmingly statewide), there is at least one family whose prayers have been answered by the groundbreaking statewide vote. Everett mom...

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More than 14,000 Everett Voters Cast Ballots in Historic Election

November 18, 2016
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Some 14,189 voters turned out in Everett last week and in early voting to have their voices heard in the Presidential Election and to determine the outcome of four state ballot questions. In the end, everyone knows that Everett and Massachusetts bucked the national trend in electing Donald Trump as...

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Congratulations, Everett Football on Advancing to the Super Bowl

November 18, 2016
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There are so many factors that have contributed to the remarkable success of the Everett High School football program. Everything begins with superior leadership and our school system and athletic program have that in Supt. of Schools Frederick Foresteire and head football coach and director of athletics John DiBiaso, who’s already an inductee in...

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Election 2016

November 11, 2016
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Election 2016

Election Day brought a great amount of activity to the polling places in Everett, with lines forming in the morning, but subsiding quickly as voters were able to cast their ballots for president, state offices and state ballot questions. Above, Cindy DiLoreto held a sign by Glendale Park in support of Donald Trump as...

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Wynn Red Card

November 11, 2016
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Wynn Red Card

Ricky Cummings enthusiastically held his new Wynn Red Card while sporting his Wynn gear during the Thursday, Nov. 3, sign up event. It was the first event ever for the Wynn Boston Harbor and took place in Everett at the 8/10 Bar and Grille. Nearly 500 people signed up for the special ‘Inaugural Member’...

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McDonald’s, Wynn Service Road Progressing Quickly

November 11, 2016
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McDonald’s, Wynn Service Road Progressing Quickly

By Seth Daniel As the Wynn Boston Harbor service road trucks on to completion later this month, the new McDonald’s on Lower Broadway is also taking shape – with steel now rising out of the ground on the new, two-level restaurant. The McDonald’s replaces the long-time existing McDonald’s that had to be moved in...

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