Editorials

Forum on Race Relations and Policing Is Set for Tuesday

June 24, 2015
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We commend the Everett Police Department and Chief Steven Mazzie, Mayor Carlo DeMaria, and Bishop Robert Brown and the Zion Church Ministries for taking a proactive approach to race relations and policing in Everett. A race relations and policing forum, which is scheduled for June 30, addresses a very challenging topic in today’s society....

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Letter to the Editor

June 24, 2015
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Dear Editor, My name is Nicholas and I wanted to share a few of my thoughts and experiences about Flag Planting at Wood lawn cemetery  on May 17, 2015. I want to start off by stating that it was an honor and pleasure to place an American flag on all the veterans resting place...

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Citation Presented

June 24, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico recently presented Everett resident Patricia Giantonio with an Official Senate Citation to acknowledge and honor her years of dedicated service at the Cambridge District Court. Senator DiDomenico and Patricia Giatonio are pictured here with Somerville Alderman Robert McWatters.

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Support for the Earned Income Tax Credit Increase

June 24, 2015
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Governor Baker and the Massachusetts Senate have put forth two separate proposals to increase the Earned Income Tax Credit for working families in our state. This is a brave step to address income inequality for the residents of our state and should be commended. As Mayor of Everett, I meet residents everyday who are...

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Letter to the Editor

June 18, 2015
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Check out Scouting Dear Editor, Hi my name is Jereme Citro. I am Boy scout in Troop 814 Everett, MA. We are located at Glendale United Methodist Church on Ferry St. We meet on Tuesdays at 6:30 PM. Scouting is very fun. We go camping and do fun activities like games, canoeing, kayaking and...

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Steve Wynn Is Being A Good Neighbor

June 18, 2015
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While the twists and turns on the awarding of the casino license to Wynn Resorts continue with new lawsuits and allegations being leveled against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), one constant in this almost year-long saga has been Steve Wynn being a good neighbor. It is a testament to the character of Steve Wynn...

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Congratulations, Graduates

June 4, 2015
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There is perhaps no event or occasion in the life of a community that is greeted with such universally shared joy as a high school graduation. Even for those of us who may not have a direct connection to a graduate, graduation season evokes deep memories from our long-ago youth, when our lives were...

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Mayor Demaria Welcomes Students to City Hall for Student Government Day

May 28, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria, recently joined Representative Joe McGonagle, Superintendent Fred Foresteire, and employees of the City of Everett in welcoming members of the Everett High School junior class to Student Government Day at City Hall. Student Government Day is an informative program about City government that includes students participating in the role of elected...

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Letter to the Editor

May 28, 2015
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ECG is growing Everett Community Growers (ECG) is pleased to announce the start of its expanded 2015 growing season. We are a group of Everett residents under the leadership of the Everett Community Health Partnership who strive to create healthy neighborhoods by increasing food security and self-sufficiency for families in Everett. We have over...

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Let Us Never Forget Their Sacrifice

May 21, 2015
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Of all of our national holidays, Memorial Day is the most solemn. Memorial Day reminds us of the Supreme Sacrifice that has been made by so many of our fellow citizens to keep us a free people and provides us with an opportunity to honor their sacrifice. Memorial Day has its roots in what...

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