Editorials

Celebrating Labor Day

August 26, 2014
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The United States of America will celebrate the federal Labor Day holiday this Monday, Sept. 1. President Grover Cleveland first established it as an official holiday in 1894 to recognize the contributions of workers. Local residents will mark the holiday with backyard barbecues and other events as Labor Day has come to signal the...

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Football Jamboree Friday Night

August 26, 2014
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We expect a large crowd at the first Northeastern Conference-GBL Football Jamboree scheduled for this Friday night at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. Of course, our Crimson Tide will play in the feature scrimmage against a very good Lynn Classical team. Head coach John DiBiaso and his staff have assembled another exciting team that will...

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Senator DiDomenico Acquires Funding for Connolly Center Kitchen Remodel in Senate Budget

August 26, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico recently announced that his amendment to acquire funding for the Connolly Senior Center kitchen remodel passed in the Senate budget “I am happy to announce that my amendment was passed in the budget,” said Senator DiDomenico. “As a frequent visitor to the Connolly Center I know this is a much needed...

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Letters Editor

August 26, 2014
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Thank you for fighting for us Dear Representative Matewsky, Thank you, for demonstrating the courage to stand before Massport and the F.A.A., on behalf of the citizens of Everett. We agree that that the constant noise of aircraft overhead is unacceptable, and while we recognize that aircraft must fly, we cannot accept the frequency...

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State Representative Matewsky Comments on Logan Airport Noise Abatement

August 26, 2014
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On Friday, July 19, U. S. Senator Edward Markey hosted a seminar for and on behalf of Massport, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) and invited state legislators. The purpose of the seminar, which was held at the John F. Kennedy Building in Boston, was to notify communities within...

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School Year Begins

August 25, 2014
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You know it’s almost the end of summer when our vaunted Everett High School football team has begun practice for the new season. The calendar says that summer will be here officially until Sept. 22, but when the students are heading back to school and our high school and Pop Warner teams are back...

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City Seeks Christmas Tree Donation for 2014

August 25, 2014
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Do you have a pine tree that has just gotten too big for your yard or property?  Want to have it removed free of charge?  Then consider donating it to the City of Everett for the 2014 City Holiday Tree Lighting! Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City Services Department are once again looking for ...

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Wynn Resort in Everett Targets LEED Platinum Certification

August 25, 2014
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Wynn has announced that its $1.6 billion resort in Everett will strive to exceed the state-mandated LEED Gold Certification by targeting LEED Platinum Certification. LEED Platinum is the highest rating of sustainability designated by the industry leading U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) and will help make the Wynn...

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EHS Females Participate in an Exciting and Challenging STEM Workshop

August 25, 2014
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In an effort to narrow the gap between male and female involvement in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), an Everett High School math teacher organized a two-day summer workshop that enabled girls to deepen their involvement in the school’s STEM Team. For the past three years, EHS students have taken...

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Wynn Everett Transportation Plan Is Well-thought out; Will Improve Traffic Flow

August 13, 2014
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Wynn Everett officials will invest $65 million in traffic improvements for its $1.6 billion five-star resort/casino, which is great news for all motorists who at one time or another have been caught in tie-ups during rush hour at Sullivan Square, on Route 99 in Everett, or at Santilli Circle. The transportation plan is very...

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