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Congratulations to the Class of 2018

June 12, 2018
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Graduation Day is one of the few occasions that brings a smile to the faces of everyone in a community, regardless of whether they know a graduate. It is an occasion when all of us share in the joy — and pride — that graduation day marks in the lives of our young people....

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Obituaries 06-06-2018

June 12, 2018
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John ‘Butch’ Connors Late Schaivo Club President John F. “Butch” Connors of Everett died on June 4. Butch was the late President of the Schaivo Club in Everett and a Veteran with the United State Air Force. He was the beloved husband of 51 years to Patricia “Patty” (Branchi, loving father of Michael D....

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CHA Partners with Boston City FC to Offer Care for Players Medicine

June 1, 2018
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Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA), an academic community health system serving Cambridge, Somerville and Boston’s metro-north communities, is teaming up with Boston City FC, a men’s soccer club that competes in the North Atlantic Conference of the National Premier Soccer League, to provide sports medicine for the club’s players during the 2018 season. “It is...

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Appreciation:John Foresteire, Longtime School Administrator Remembered for Helping Everett Students and Interacting with People

June 1, 2018
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John J. Foresteire is being remembered by family, friends and colleagues as a beloved Everett educator and administrator who enjoyed helping students and interacting with people, not only during his distinguished career in education, but in his years in retirement. Mr. Foresteire, retired director of the Title I program in the Everett Public Schools,...

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Housing Families Awarded $100,000 Cummings Grant

June 1, 2018
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Housing Families is one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s “$100k for 100” program. The Malden-based organization was chosen from a total of 597 applicants, during a competitive review process. Funding will help provide homeless, formerly homeless, and housing insecure children with therapeutic and educational services so...

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SHSB Releases Annual Beach Quality Report Card

June 1, 2018
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The environmental advocacy organization Save the Harbor/Save the Bay (SHSB) released their annual Beach Water Quality Report Card on the Metropolitan Region’s public beaches on Sunday, May 27, 2018 – just in time for summer. The report card is based on water quality data collected during the 2017 beach season on 15 public beaches...

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Everett’s Bus-Only Lane Hailed as a Model

June 1, 2018
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In early December 2016, the City of Everett launched a bus-only lane pilot program on Broadway, which has become permanent and a national model for other cities and towns. In a recent Boston Globe article, Shirley Leung highlights the bus-only lane and how other communities, including Boston would benefit from following the DeMaria administration’s...

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State Rep Candidate Gerly Adrien Puts Out Ways to Decrease Homelessness

June 1, 2018
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Gerly Adrien, candidate for state representative, has been discussing homelessness on the campaign trail. Homelessness is affecting families and individuals in Everett. In Massachusetts, the number of homeless families has more than doubled in nine years, an increase that’s among the highest in the nation, according to a report released by the Boston Foundation. More...

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Police Briefs 05-30-2018

June 1, 2018
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Friday, 4/6 Paul Jerome, 28, 11 Fenwood Ave., Lynn, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, failure to stop for police and operating motor vehicle without inspection sticker. Saturday, 4/7 Laurent Beaubrun, 18, was arrested for receiving/buying stolen property, failure to stop for police, reckless operation of motor vehicle and speeding. Jeff...

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Remembering Those Who Gave All

June 1, 2018
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This Memorial Day, we remember and honor the American heroes who gave their lives for our country. Our Gold Star families deserve respect this day, and every day, of the year. My own father, Andrew, was a World War II veteran who enlisted in the Army as a private. He fought in the Battle...

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