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Obituaries 10-28-2014

November 4, 2014
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Lenore ‘Lee’ Connolly Longtime Everett Teacher Aide Lenore K. “ Lee” (O’Brien) Connolly of Everett passed away peacefully at home on October 21. She was 89 years old. A long time Everett Teacher Aide prior to her retirement, she was the beloved wife and copilot for 61 years to the late Richard H. Connolly;...

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Vote No on 3

October 23, 2014
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Dear Neighbors, In two weeks Massachusetts will take to the polls for the 2014 State Election. As always, it is important for us, as citizens, to exercise our right to vote. However, this November 4th it is especially important. As many of your already know, one of the ballot questions, Question 3, involves the historic...

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Pope John XXIII Canonized

October 23, 2014
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Pope John XXIII Canonized

Cardinal Sean O’Malley celebrated the canonization of Pope John XXIII on Oct. 14 at Pope John XXIII High School. Students, teachers, and family honored the special day with a Mass in honor of Pope Saint John’s exceptional virtue and dedication to proclaiming the Gospel. “He was a man of great holiness. He was anxious...

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Sports 10-22-2014

October 23, 2014
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Nick Orekoya scored four TDs as Everett rolls past Somerville By Cary Shuman Nick Orekoya has been a welcomed addition to the Everett High School football program this season. The 5-foot-11 senior has made his presence felt in the offensive and defensive backfields. Last Friday night at Everett Memorial Stadium it was Orekoya, the...

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Police Briefs 10-15-2014

October 15, 2014
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POLICE Log 9/23 Alcino Sobrinho, 33, 21 Medford St., Malden, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor, operating motor vehicle unlicensed, violation of one way street. 9/24 Aralt Cesaire, 22, 212 Highland Ave., Somerville, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, possession of Class D with intent to distribute. John...

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Metro North Regional Plan Can Work Well For Everett

October 15, 2014
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It was great to see the positive partnering of Everett Mayor Carlo DiMaria Jr. and State Sen. Sal DiDomenico who attended the recent regional conference led by state Housing and Economic Development Secretary Greg Bialecki. Our Mayor and Senator seemed to be favorably impressed by Bialecki’s plan to have local officials band together to...

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Letters to the Editor

October 15, 2014
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Vote No on 3 To the Editor, As we get closer to the November 4th election, the choice has become increasingly clear to VOTE NO ON QUESTION #3. The licensed Wynn Everett resort as well as the MGM in Springfield and Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville will add 10,000 jobs to the Massachusetts economy....

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Governor Patrick Announces Departure of MassDOT Secretary Richard A. Davey

October 15, 2014
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Calling him a bold leader and a friend who will be missed in the Administration, Governor Deval Patrick on Oct. 10 announced the resignation of MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey, effective Nov. 1. Governor Patrick also announced his appointment of Highway Administrator Frank DePaola as Acting Secretary and CEO for MassDOT for...

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Sports 10-15-2014

October 15, 2014
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Everett rolls past Medford, 41-0, in GBL opener The Everett High football team opened its Greater Boston League schedule with a dominating 41-0 victory over Medford Friday night at Hormel Stadium. Senior running back Nick Orekoya scored two touchdowns as Everett built a quick 20-0 advantage in the first period. Orekoya caught a 22-yard...

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Obituaries 10-15-2014

October 15, 2014
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James Grifone, Sr. Long Time Everett DPW Employee; His greatest joy was his family James Grifone Sr. passed away suddenly on October 5 at the Beth Israel Hospital in Boston. He was 66 years old. Jim was born in East Boston one of five children of the late Carlos and Madeline (Enis) Grifone. Jim...

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