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Happy Thanksgiving

November 27, 2017
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Thanksgiving is a uniquely American holiday, tracing its roots back almost 400 years to the Pilgrims, long before there was even a thought of a United States of America. Thanksgiving is the ultimate family-centered holiday. It has no religious meaning, no national-celebration connotations, and no required gift-giving. It lacks the commercialism, religiosity, solemnity, and...

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Obituaries 11-22-2017

November 27, 2017
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Phyllis Gould Smithsonian Institute retiree, past president of Post 834, Ladies’Auxiliary Everett VFW Phyllis T. (Tirino) Gould of Everett entered into eternal rest on Saturday, November 18 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was 93 years old. Born in Everett, Phyllis was a lifelong resident. She graduated from Everett High School, Class...

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Community Arts Night

November 16, 2017
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Community Arts Night

PUPPET SHOWING: Brother and sister Will and Brooke Wallace designed their own cup puppets, showing off their personal artistic styles during the fourth annual Community Arts Night at Everett High. The citywide arts show for the Everett Public Schools highlights work from students in all grades.

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Veterans Day Ceremony

November 16, 2017
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Veterans Day Ceremony

Air Force Veteran Larry Scott of Everett saluted the flag during the Pledge of Allegiance at Saturday’s Veterans Day ceremonies at the Connolly Center. Scores of veterans were honored for their service, and City leaders presented Ella DiPrima with a Key to the City for her work with local veterans.

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Heading to Gillette:Everett Bests Central to Earn Super Bowl Berth

November 16, 2017
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Heading to Gillette:Everett Bests Central to Earn Super Bowl Berth

By Cary Shuman The Everett High School football team staved off a fourth-quarter comeback by Central Catholic to earn a 37-29 victory in the Division 1 North final Saturday at Lawrence Veterans Memorial Stadium. The win locked up a Division 1 Super Bowl bid for the Crimson Tide, who will play Xaverian Brothers High...

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Mayor Wants $12.5 Million Wynn Payment for Tax Relief, Council Gives Initial Ok

November 16, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Following in last year’s footsteps, Mayor Carlo DeMaria has asked that the City Council approve a request to use the entire $12.5 million Wynn Boston Harbor payment – which was delivered last May – for property tax relief. The request came at Monday’s City Council meeting, and the Council voted for...

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Almeida-Barros Selected to Fill School Committee Vacancy

November 16, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett City Council and School Committee met Monday night in Joint Convention at Everett City Hall for the sole purpose of voting to fill the vacancy created by the tragic passing of longtime Ward 5 School Committeeman Robert Carreiro in October. Despite his passing nearly a month before the...

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Investigation into Tremont Street Shooting Continues; Victim Reportedly Recovering

November 16, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Everett police this week are continuing their investigation into a shooting that was initially reported in the area of the Tremont Street skate park last Thursday, November 9. Everett Police Chief Steve Mazzie said on Monday that there is little to report, other than what was released by the department...

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How Do You Feed 1,300 Hungry Construction Workers? Give them Newbridge Café Steak Tips.

November 16, 2017
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By Seth Daniel When Suffolk Construction and Wynn Boston Harbor needed to feed 1,300 construction workers last Thursday during a steel Topping Off ceremony and party, they knew whom to call. NewBridge Café on the Everett/Chelsea line, and the Mandracchia brothers, responded with hundreds of pounds of their famous steak tips, chicken, sausage and...

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Senator Sal DiDomenico Passes Action Plan in Response to Climate Change Bill

November 16, 2017
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Senator Sal DiDomenico (D-Everett) and his colleagues in the Massachusetts Senate recently passed S.2196, a bill to establish a comprehensive adaptation management action plan in response to climate change. This is the fifth time such a plan has been passed by the Senate: first in July 2014; then July 2015; followed by January 2016;...

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