Editorials

Two New Breweries Here a Small Revolution

October 12, 2011
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Two new independent beer breweries, one already operating and a second brewery preparing to open in January, have brought a bit of panache to the expanding list of commercial businesses located in this city. The new businesses will specialize in craft brews, specially brewed beers. This bit of new business in the city is...

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Homecoming 2011

October 12, 2011
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Once again, the eyes of this city turn to Saturday’s Homecoming extravaganza – and an extravaganza it will surely be. Under the able direction of Superintendent of Schools Fred Foresteire, the 2011 Homecoming is expected to be a great success. The Homecoming is all about everything Everett present and Everett past. We will be...

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Dibiaso Passes Test: Tide Quarterback Throws Four TD Passes in Showdown Versus Crook, Barnstable

October 5, 2011
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The Everett and Barnstable football teams both entered their intersectional showdown Saturday averaging more than 40 points a game. There was also the interesting sub-plot of the two most prolific passers in the state, Everett’s Jonathan DiBiaso and Barnstable’s D.J. Crook, continuing their highly publicized chase of the all-time touchdown record. In the end...

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The Crimson Tide Rules, Again

October 5, 2011
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The Everett High School football team continues to roll with yet another win last week over Barnstable. The Tide is now 4-0. Homecoming is October 15. The Tide will play Xaverian, a very tough team in a very big game. Before that game comes, the Tide plays a winless Taunton team in Everett Memorial...

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The Health Insurance Victory

October 5, 2011
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Some people fight to win and some people fight to lose. The vote earlier this week by the Common Council to give the OK for the so-called local option in authorizing a municipality to implement health care changes that would amount to almost $2 million in savings for the local taxpayers, was something almost...

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Duty, Honor, Courage

September 28, 2011
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Last week, three Everett police officers were awarded Medals of Valor for service beyond and above the call of duty. The Medal of Valor is the police department’s highest honor. The medals were awarded to Officer Richard DiPatrano, Officer Daniel Tucker and Officer Thomas Leyne. DiPatrano and Tucker received their medals for actions they...

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Seven Weeks Remaining

September 28, 2011
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Approximately seven weeks remain until Election Day. If you are an Everett voter, you should be carefully considering the choice you will make on Election Day. This time around, it is an especially important choice with the possible charter change on the ballot leading nearly all other names or items of interest on the...

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The Red Sox

September 28, 2011
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They are 6-19 in September and are coming as close to facing an end as the Patriots did last Sunday with three seconds to go in the game. Some have suggested that if Red Sox management paid more money to the players that they might have more incentive to win. We don’t think so....

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Distrigas Generosity Talk of Town

September 21, 2011
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Distrigas isn’t just two big LNG tanks. It is a breathing living corporation that takes an interest in the well-being of the Everett community. As such, it recently handed out 1000 $15 gift cards to help families pay for back to school supplies. We want to thank Distrigas for such an outstanding instance of...

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Off to a Great Start

September 21, 2011
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Once again, the Crimson Tide football team is off to a tremendous start with two huge wins back to back in a season that has the look and the feel of a championship coming. The Tide was so commanding in its first two outings that its performance has even amazed the football insiders in...

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