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Sophomore Sensation:Boyce Named to Herald All-Scholastic Team

April 7, 2016
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Sophomore Sensation:Boyce Named to Herald All-Scholastic Team

By Cary Shuman Ghared Boyce averaged 28 points a game this season for the Everett High School basketball team. He has 901 career points in two seasons and when all is said and done, the 6-foot sophomore guard could be the leading scorer in school history. Many people, from Division 1 college recruiters to...

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On the Map:State Secretary says Everett is Moving on Transportation

April 7, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Everett is on the map when it comes to the higher-ups in state transportation circles, at least that was the sense given by State Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack in a speech to the Everett Chamber of Commerce on Thursday morning, March 31. Pollack, whose family is from Everett and who was...

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MGC Conducts Final Public Hearing in Environmental Review Process

April 7, 2016
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By Katy Rogers The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) hosted a public hearing regarding the Wynn Casino at the Boston Convention Center on Tuesday, March 29 – one of the final hearings involved in the state environmental review process. The meeting detailed Draft 61 Findings for the Wynn Casino in Everett, which focused on the...

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Five-Year-Old Muslim Boy’s Story Demonstrates How Children Suffer Due to Islamophobia

April 7, 2016
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By Rachid Moukhabir Today, I would like to share with you the true story of a five-year-old Muslim boy named Mohamed. One day Mohamed came home from school angry, eager to tell his father what happened in class. “My friend John told me that he hates Muslims,” Mohamed said. His father was shocked but...

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Sports 04-06-2016

April 7, 2016
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EHS Roundup Weather permitting, EHS softball, baseball teams ready for openers Just when we thought that Mother Nature’s mild spring this year was a make-up call for last years’s horrible winter that wiped out most of the first two weeks of the 2015 spring sports season, she tossed a wicked curve ball this week with a...

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Obituaries 04-06-2016

April 7, 2016
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James ‘Junior’ Arinella Of Everett James “Junior” Arinella of Everett, formerly of East Boston, passed away April 2. The beloved husband of the late Eleanor (Burke) Arinella, he was the cherished son of the late James and Ann (Ferrara) Arinella; brother of the late Clara Ferullo, Mary Zollo, Mildred Quatucci, Edward, Michael, John and...

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Stations of the Cross

April 1, 2016
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Stations of the Cross

The Immaculate Conception Church put on its second annual performance of The Stations of The Cross that spills into the streets of Everett on Good Friday, March 25. Here, Jesus (Enrique Portillo) carries the cross outside the church on the streets as the Roman soldiers accompany him. The new tradition at IC attracted hundreds...

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Everything for Ella

April 1, 2016
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Everything for Ella

Ella O’Donnell and her best friend Lily Rocco, at the ‘Everything for Ella’ fundraiser on Friday night, March 25. Ella is the daughter of Everett Police Officer Dennis O’Donnell and is fighting a brain tumor that was recently discovered. Hundreds rallied around Ella Friday night at the Danversport Yacht Club to help the cause.

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Everett’s Harbor Hero:Judge Mazzone Remembered Fondly as Harbor Cleanup Ends

April 1, 2016
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Everett’s Harbor Hero:Judge Mazzone Remembered Fondly as Harbor Cleanup Ends

By Seth Daniel When the late Judge David Mazzone was a young man growing up down the Line in the 1930s, it wasn’t uncommon for he and his friends to swim in the Mystic River on a hot summer day. By the time Mazzone (known in Everett as “Mundo”) was a federal judge in...

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Ragucci Would be Interested in Serving his Hometown Once Again

April 1, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Former Mayor David Ragucci, now the Stoneham Town Manager, did not have his contract renewed last week by that Town’s Board of Selectman, and this week he said he would be interested to hear how he might be able to help his hometown of Everett. Ragucci left his post as mayor...

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