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Sports 05-11-2016

May 13, 2016
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EHS Roundup EHS baseball team wins three straight The Everett High baseball team is on a roll. The Crimson Tide are riding a three game winning streak and now stand at 6-6 as they round the midway point of the season. The last of their trio of victories was a 6-0 blanking of Malden...

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Obituaries 05-11-2016

May 13, 2016
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Carol Swanson Of Stoneham, formerly of Revere Carol R. (Zaccone) Swanson of Stoneham, formerly of Revere, passed away May 2. She was 77 years old. The beloved wife of Otto Swanson with whom she shared 55 years of marriage, she was the cherished daughter of the late Fortunato and Caroline (DeLuca) Zaccone; dear sister...

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FSI 5K AUTISM FUNDRAISER

May 7, 2016
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FSI 5K AUTISM FUNDRAISER

Runners ran down Elm Street, including Richie “The Mountain” LaMontagne, during the 2nd Annual FSI 5K Autism Fundraiser on Sunday, May 1. The fundraiser also added a pasta dinner on Saturday night, April 30, this year for the first time. Hundreds of runners and walkers came out for the cause.

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Little League Opening Day

May 7, 2016
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Little League Opening Day

Rangers players from Everett Little League wave their American flags prior to last Saturday morning’s Little League Opening Day festivities at Sacramone Park. The League held a parade down Broadway prior to the festivities and hundreds of residents participated.

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Measures,Milestones and Meanings Boosting Student Performance in Everett

May 7, 2016
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Measures,Milestones and Meanings Boosting Student Performance in Everett

The Everett Public Schools (EPS) Monday night resumed an ongoing series of presentations detailing how a coordinated strategic plan has boosted standardized test scores and student achievement throughout the district. As part of a four-part initiative called “Measures, Milestones, and Meanings,” Assistant Superintendent of Schools Charles Obremski led the second of four discussions at...

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Lightbody Acquitted on all Charges in Federal Court

May 7, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Stunning federal prosecutors and some in the legal community, three co-defendants in the federal trial regarding the Wynn land sale, including Revere’s Charlie Lightbody, were found not guilty on all counts in Boston Federal Court late on Friday, April 29. The case featured three full weeks of jury empanelment, opening statements,...

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Greater Boston League to Decide on Merger with Northeastern Conference

May 7, 2016
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By Cary Shuman Greater Boston League officials will vote at a meeting Thursday whether to approve a merger with the Northeastern Conference (NEC). NEC principals voted by a 9-3 margin Friday to grant the four GBL schools admission to the league and now Everett, Malden, Medford, and Somerville representatives must take the final step...

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Building Permit for Wynn Coming Soon, ZBA Approves Building

May 7, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The City’s Zoning Board of Appeals has approved a construction headquarters building for the Wynn Boston Harbor on Charlton Street, and City officials are preparing for the first building permit to be issued soon on the project. In a unanimous vote on Monday night, the ZBA cleared the way for a...

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Thank You to the Volunteers

May 7, 2016
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Needless to say, Saturday, April 23 was not a great day to have a clean-up as the rains and the cold weather just stayed around. However, these conditions did not discourage the volunteers that helped clean up the Northern Strand Bike to Sea Trail. The volunteers showed up to clear the brush and litter...

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Mother’s Day

May 7, 2016
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This Sunday is a day set aside to honor our mothers. Few can doubt the loyalty and love that our mothers have exhibited to their children despite the difficulty that some of their children may cause. Growing up in this area more than 50 years ago, mothers were always treated with a special amount...

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