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National Night Out

August 19, 2016
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National Night Out

Policemen Chris Hannon, Paul Giardina, and Johnny Fitzpatrick enjoyed spending time with Everett kids at National Night Out. The nationwide event is celebrated between the police and the community on the first Tuesday of August every year. This year, more than ever before, police said such events building community relations are critical.

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Overcoming the Odds,DeMaria’s Vision Pays Off:$2.1 Billion Wynn Resort Breaks Ground

August 19, 2016
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Overcoming the Odds,DeMaria’s Vision Pays Off:$2.1 Billion Wynn Resort Breaks Ground

By Seth Daniel The Wynn Boston Harbor resort casino got construction underway in grand fashion during a no-nonsense ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 4, when they announced the beginning of work on the project after three years of permitting and legal wrangling. The company has signed a contract as of Aug. 3 with Suffolk Construction...

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Dobbins Begins New Job On Wynn Site Security

August 19, 2016
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Dobbins Begins New Job On Wynn Site Security

By Cary Shuman As Wynn Boston Harbor President Robert DiSalvio and Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria were officially signaling the start of the spectacular $2.1 billion resort casino in Everett last Thursday, Michael Dobbins was working in his new job as a member of the security force at the site. “This is an example of...

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$1 Billion in Bids Issued for Wynn Boston Harbor

August 19, 2016
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Wynn Resorts has announced that Suffolk Construction Company, general contractor for Wynn Boston Harbor resort, is soliciting more than $1 billion in subcontracted services and supplies needed to build the 5-star destination resort. The bid package is among the highest ever issued for any private, union-built, single-phase development in the history of Massachusetts. “Wynn...

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Wood Waste to Propose 660 Units On Its Site,Would Move from Everett

August 19, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The Wood Waste owners on Vale and East Elm Streets will seek variances at the Board of Appeals on Monday, Aug. 15, to develop 660 units of apartments in four buildings on the once-controversial, but massive, construction debris yard site. Attorney Anthony Rossi is representing the project and said they have...

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Overdose In Hotel Leads to Large Seizure of Crystal Meth

August 19, 2016
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Two men were arraigned Monday on charges of trafficking methamphetamines after an overdose at a Downtown hotel led to the discovery a large amount of drugs in their room. Jeffrey Bertrand, 30, of Everett, and Dylan Donahue, 23, of Granby, were arraigned Monday in Boston Municipal Court on charges of trafficking in more than...

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At The DNC

August 5, 2016
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At The DNC

Senator DiDomenico speaking at the breakfast he hosted for more than 300 Massachusetts delegates, elected officials and friends at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

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Summer Buzz

August 5, 2016
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Summer Buzz

Liam Ariel, bartender and tour guide at Night Shift Brewing, dressed for the occasion during the Fermentation District’s Summer Buzz event on Friday, July 29. Night Shift Brewery and Short Path Distillery hosted the event with a honeybee theme and raised money for the Honeybee Conservancy.

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Wynn Boston Harbor Construction Expected to Start for Real This Week

August 5, 2016
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Wynn Boston Harbor Construction Expected to Start for Real This Week

By Seth Daniel Some 16 cranes sit waiting this week on the Wynn Boston Harbor site. Hundreds of workers, likewise, are waiting in the wings. Wynn Boston Harbor folks were counting the minutes Tuesday afternoon and into today, Aug. 3, waiting simply to get one piece of paper that they said would unleash construction...

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Everett Police,Fire Attend Protest of Somerville Banner

August 5, 2016
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Everett Police,Fire Attend Protest of Somerville Banner

By Katy Rogers Everett Police congregated in Somerville last Wednesday, July 27, to join fellow Somerville Police officers in protest of the controversial #BlackLivesMatter banner which adorns Somerville City Hall. With recent violence in various communities throughout the United States towards Police Officers over racial controversy, police said they felt the banner is exclusionary...

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