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Community Leaders Rally in Support of McGongale

August 11, 2018
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More than 200 friends, supporters and colleagues gathered at the Village Bar & Grille last week for a reception in support of State Representative Joe McGonagle. While introducing McGonagle, Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Robert DeLeo said “Joe was one of the first members of his class to be chosen as a...

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Eagle Bank Expands Commericla Lending Division

August 11, 2018
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Eagle Bank is pleased to announce the expansion of their Commercial Lending Division. Joining the existing team of seasoned commercial lenders are Michael Connelly, SVP, Team Leader, Rebecca Gardner, VP, Commercial Loan Officer, Jody Goodwin, VP, Commercial Production and Servicing, Lianne Thibeault, AVP, Construction Loan Portfolio Officer, John Wilson, AVP, Loan Portfolio Manager, and...

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Adrien Releases Policies: Economic Growth, Education, and Emergency Response Plan

August 11, 2018
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Gerly Adrien, candidate for the 28th Middlesex District state representative, is passionate about improving Everett and uniting as a community. Last week, the campaign highlighted housing, seniors and transportation. Below, we discuss economic growth, education and emergency response plan: ¥Economic Growth: Adrien believes that confronting systemic poverty and raising wages for working people is...

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Everett Receives $825,000 in Community Development Block Grant

August 11, 2018
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The City of Everett was awarded $825,000 through the Massachusetts Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CDBG is a federally funded, competitive grant program designed to help small cities and towns meet a broad range of community needs including housing and economic development projects. State Rep. Joe McGonagle and Everett Community Development and...

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Police Briefs 08-08-2018

August 11, 2018
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Thursday, June 14 Aida Rivera, 25, 23 Fowle St., Woburn, was arrested for being a disorderly person. Friday, June 15 Wenchel Romulus, 37, 18 Summer St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Saturday, June 16 Justin Ellis, 20, 4 Oak Terrace, Georgetown, was arrested for operating of motor vehicle with suspended license and reckless...

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Letters to the Editor

August 11, 2018
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SAFER STREETS FOR EVERYONE Dear Editor: Middlesex County is a fantastic place for cyclists. From the Minuteman Bikeway to the new bike lanes in Cambridge, thousands of residents get on their bicycles every single day. But, I contend we don’t spend enough time  talking about the safety of those biking to work, school, to...

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Encore Boston Harbor Changing Everett- for the Better

August 11, 2018
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The Massachusetts Gaming Act was enacted in 2011 specifically to create new jobs, generate new tax revenue and propel local economic growth. Less than a year before the resort opens its doors, the transformative and positive effect of the Commonwealth’s gaming legislation is already being felt. ÊIn the City of Everett, where I am...

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Summertime — and the Livin’ Is Easy

August 11, 2018
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With this past week’s high temperatures and high humidity, those of us who work and live in air conditioned buildings have had a lot to be thankful for. Even a sojourn to the beach offers no relief from the heat, thanks to the prevailing southwest winds that blow hot air across the sand toward...

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Obituaries 08-08-2018

August 11, 2018
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Susan Pipitone-Braley First female member of the Everett Fire Department Susan E. Pipitone -BraleyÊof Haverhill died on Aug.1. Susan was the first and only female member of the Everett Fire Department for 25 years and the driver/engineer of Engine 1. The beloved wife of Darlene Braley for 18 years, she was the loving daughter...

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Zion Church Block Party

August 2, 2018
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Zion Church Block Party

Marcia Brown and Edith Lee said ‘Hi’ to everyone during the annual Zion Church Block Party on Broadway last Saturday, July 28. The Block Party brought out scores of residents and members of the church for food, fun and games – and a few hellos along the way.

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