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Carrington:Everett Helped Me to Become the Man I Am

July 19, 2017
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Carrington:Everett Helped Me to Become the Man I Am

By Seth Daniel Growing up as a young black man in the 1930s and 1940s was a very difficult in America – and in some parts of the country very dangerous. These days, that reality of the past is universally accepted as the status quo everywhere, but there was one place that some –...

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Post Road Ready to Move on Parkway, Harley Building Goes Down

July 19, 2017
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Post Road Ready to Move on Parkway, Harley Building Goes Down

By Seth Daniel The old Harley Davidson building on the Parkway is now just another footnote in history, as Post Road Development, led by Andy Montelli of Connecticut, has taken down the building and is more than ready to begin work on the new 284-unit luxury apartment building planned for the site. “We’re totally...

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From Junior Cadet to Army Recruit:Hotz Mentors Kids Before Leaving for Basic Training

July 19, 2017
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From Junior Cadet to Army Recruit:Hotz Mentors Kids Before Leaving for Basic Training

By Seth Daniel When Joey Hotz was a young boy and attended the Everett Junior Police Academy, he sat in the seats, wore the uniform, did required double-clap at the end of every announcement, and watched closely as the officers who ran the camp and spoke about their various missions to protect the serve...

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Zoning Board Not Buying the ‘No Car’ Concept on Ferry Street

July 19, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) remained rather skeptical of a proposal by Andrew Philbin to convert a 20-room lodging house into a brand new apartment building with 20 micro units, but only two parking spots – something that is becoming more and more common as developers lean on the trend...

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City is Ready to Dine Al Fresco this Summer

July 19, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The City has made available new applications that will – for the first time – officially allow outdoor restaurant seating on the City sidewalks, hopefully ushering in a new trend of al fresco dining throughout the city. City officials notified the Council in late June that they would begin offering a...

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Six Candidates Emerge for City Clerk Position,Council to Meet Aug 3 for Deciding Vote

July 19, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The Everett City Council may not be holding any regular business meeting during July and the first half of August, but they are wasting no time in trying to identify a new City Clerk. After advertising the position in late June, the application period closed on Monday, July 17, and...

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Seeing Red

July 14, 2017
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Seeing Red

Everett Public Works employees painted the town red this past month as they spruced up the crosswalks near the Everett Memorial Stadium and at various parks around the City. Pictured here putting a nice Crimson Tide coating of paint on Chelsea Street near the Stadium are workers Joe Ronan and Bob DiBiaso.

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Work Has Started in Lower Broadway Business Relocation

July 14, 2017
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Work Has Started in Lower Broadway Business Relocation

The side project by Wynn Boston Harbor of relocating existing Lower Broadway businesses to the former RiverGreen site next to 7-Acre Park has begun construction. Chris Gordon, president of Wynn Massachusetts Design and Development, said crews have started site work and are driving piles for the new Freightliner facility. Boston Freightliner on Lower Broadway...

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Wynn Begins Work on Living Shoreline, but What is a Living Shoreline?

July 14, 2017
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Wynn Begins Work on Living Shoreline, but What is a Living Shoreline?

By Seth Daniel When residents walk along the new Wynn Boston Harbor walkway, it won’t be like a lot of the HarborWalk areas in Boston where bulkhead walls provide a sharp cutoff between the land and the water. Instead, residents will see what was there before the chemical plants moved in and before the...

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A Phenomenal Event:City to Host Colossal 125th Anniversary Parade and Drum Corps Competition

July 14, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The hills of Everett will be alive with the sounds of music this coming Saturday, July 22, as scores of drum and bugle corps from all over the East Coast will descend upon the city – in a nod to the past – for a colossal parade and competition in honor...

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