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Everett’s National Night out

August 13, 2014
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Everett’s National Night out

Everett’s National Night Out drew in its largest crowd to date on the evening of Tuesday, August 5 at the Recreation Center on Elm Street. The crowd enjoyed the free festivities, including hot dogs, balloons, and a Police K9 demonstration. Everett citizens of all ages gathered on the sunny evening to participate. Pictured are...

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Wynn Everett Unveils Its Transportation Plan: $65 Million in Major Traffic Improvements Are Planned

August 13, 2014
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Wynn Everett Unveils  Its Transportation Plan: $65 Million in Major Traffic Improvements Are Planned

Wynn Everett officials unveiled its transportation plan, outlining a series of major improvements to roadways, intersections, sidewalks, bikeways, traffic lights, and signage on the routes leading to the proposed $1.6 billion casino/resort on the former Monsanto site in Everett. Robert DeSalvio, senior vice president – development for Wynn Resorts and Alexandra Siu, manager, traffic...

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Senator Tarr, Representative Matewsky Legislate Against Animal Cruelty

August 13, 2014
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Senator Tarr, Representative Matewsky Legislate Against Animal Cruelty

In the final days of the Senate Session, Bruce E. Tarr- Republican Gloucester with his Senate colleagues advanced into law Animal Cruelty Protection Legislation. State Representative Wayne A. Matewsky – Democrat, Everett, for the House of Representatives pro-actively sought and advanced the criminalization of animal cruelty – abuse and the establishment of mandatory punishment...

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Receivership Property

August 13, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Director of Inspectional Services, James Soper, are pleased to report that the property at 28 Central Ave, which previously was put into receivership has successfully been sold.  The sale was conducted by a licensed auctioneer on Friday, August 1st and was awarded to the highest bidder Fernanda and Leandro Macedo....

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Mayor Announces 2014 Cityfest Date

August 13, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that this year’s annual Cityfest Celebration will be on Saturday, September 13th, from Noon to 5:00PM in Everett Square. Come to Norwood Street and celebrate our community with loads of entertainment, food, and fun for the whole family. In addition to booths highlighting local shops and restaurants,...

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Local Brewery

August 8, 2014
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Local Brewery

Michael Oxton, one of the owners of Night Shift Brewery, appropriately sports a shirt stating “beer is art” as he gives a guided tour of the facilities last Friday – including the casks of specialty beers made on site in Everett. Night Shift recently moved to a new location in Everett and is part...

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City Holds Successful Meeting on Jacob Scharf Park Renovation

August 8, 2014
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City Holds Successful Meeting on Jacob Scharf Park Renovation

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Planning and Development recently held a successful public meeting to discuss the redesign and renovation of Jacob Scharf Park, often referred to as Florence Street Park.  Residents, City employees, and the architectural firm, LDD Collaborative, Inc., came together in an effort to stimulate community dialogue regarding the...

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Everett Fire Dept. Trains On New Rescue Equipment

August 8, 2014
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Everett Fire Dept. Trains  On New Rescue Equipment

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Chief David Butler are pleased to report that members of the Everett Fire Department spent much of the last two weeks training with state of the art rescue equipment.  Training took place at the old Everett High School. The new equipment was purchased through the Department of Homeland Security’s Urban...

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City Holds Successful International Night

August 8, 2014
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The Everett Adult Learning Center (EALC) held its Annual International Night on Wednesday, June 18th.  Every year, students in the English as a Second Language classes celebrate their participation in the ESL program. The students bring food from their culture to share with others. Certificates of Participation were given to students who successfully completed...

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Sen. DiDomenico Heralds Passage of Campaign Finance Bill

August 8, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico announced last week that he had joined his colleagues in the Senate in voting in favor of a new campaign finance reform bill that ultimately served as the basis for a compromise bill with the House of Representatives and places Massachusetts at the forefront of creating transparency in campaign fundraising across...

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