Editorials

Financial Literacy is Not All That Scary

May 14, 2015
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For too many people, personal financial maintenance is something it shouldn’t be: It’s scary.  According to a 2014 Consumer Financial Literacy Survey conducted by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, just 40 percent of American adults said they kept track of their personal finances. Even more telling: nearly three in four adults admitted they...

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DiDomenico and Senate Host Israeli Consul General Yehuda Yaakov

May 14, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico and his colleagues in the Massachusetts State Senate recently hosted the Israeli Consul General to New England Yehuda Yaakov during a formal session of the Massachusetts Senate. Yaakov was invited to the State House in honor of Israeli Independence Day. “It was a pleasure to join my colleagues in hosting the...

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Congratulations to EHS Alumni Manny Aprilla and Rodman Noel

May 7, 2015
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The Everett High School football program has reached tremendous heights under the leadership of head coach John DiBiaso. Every year Everett produces outstanding student-athletes who go on excel at the college level. Some EHS players – Dr. Omar Easy, Diamond Ferri, Dan Ross, Pat Hughes, and Bobby Leo, among others – have played professionally....

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Everett Community Health and Wellness Center Update

April 21, 2015
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Everett Community Health and Wellness Center Update

Mayor DeMaria’s 10 week fitness challenge officially begins this Saturday, April 18th.  This “self-improvement” challenge will be comprised of a series of fun, fitness activities over a 10-week time, giving every participant an opportunity to lose weight, get fit and improve their health.  We will also cover “healthy eating” and other tips for leading an...

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Welcome to Everett!

April 7, 2015
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Everett is a wonderful place to call home. There are so many nice places to shop for thousands of items, and tasty gourmet restaurants with yummy and luscious food to munch. Throughout the city, Everett’s public schools are packed with students whom are fascinated by the joy of learning.  Sweet and peaceful young children...

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Middlesex District Attorney Honored

April 7, 2015
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Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan was recently honored by Portal To Hope (“PTH”), an award-winning nonprofit organization that serves people whose lives have been impacted by domestic violence and related assault crimes.  Having served more than thirty years as a prosecutor, District Attorney Ryan has a dedicated career in seeking justice for victims of...

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Happy Passover

April 2, 2015
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We wish the members of the Jewish community a Happy Passover as the holiday begins at sundown Friday and continues for the next eight days. The celebration commences with Jewish families sitting down for the traditional Seder meal. Children have a special role in the Seder, with the youngest child at the table being...

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Easter Sunday

April 2, 2015
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On Sunday, many churches will be overflowing as parishioners go to church to celebrate Easter. Easter is always a magical time for children. As a family, we always held off hiding the Easter candy around the house until after Mass.  This action prompted our youngest to go to church a few years back and...

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Irish Night Celebration

March 25, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico and Council President Fred Capone joining honoree Representative Joseph McGonagle at this year’s Saugus-Everett Elks Irish Night to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Senator Sal DiDomenico  joined St. Patrick’s Day host Senator Linda Dorcena Forry at the Annual South Boston Breakfast last weekend.  Senator DiDomenico also had a turn at the microphone to introduce his...

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Council: Briefs

March 25, 2015
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Housing Production Plan approved The Everett City Council voted unanimously Monday night to endorse the findings and recommendations of the city’s recently completed Everett Housing Production Plan, clearing the path for the plan to be reviewed by the state and implemented by the Department of Housing and Community Development. According to Planning and Development...

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