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Mayor DeMaria Thanks Distrigas: Distrigas Donates $5,000 to the Office of Human Services

January 30, 2015
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Mayor DeMaria Thanks Distrigas: Distrigas Donates $5,000 to the Office of Human Services

Mayor Carlo DeMaria (left) and Carolyn Lightburn (right), Director of Human Services, would like to extend the City’s appreciation to Distrigas for their generous donation to the Mayor’s Office of Human Services. On behalf of Distrigas, Carol Churchill (center), Manager of Communications, presented the City with a $5,000 donation. This will help the City...

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Snow- Shoveling Ordinance Now in Effect

January 30, 2015
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The new snow-shoveling ordinance, passed by the City Council and signed by the Mayor, will take affect beginning Wednesday January 28, 2015. The ordinance will apply to residences, businesses and all other properties abutting a paved sidewalk – including, but not limited to properties owned by the Commonwealth, all departments and agencies of the...

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Mayor’s Council on Aging Announces Upcoming Presentation on April 22

January 30, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Council on Aging, along with Maralin Manning, will host an informative presentation entitled “Agapi Chroma: Color in the World.”  The presentation will take place on Wednesday, April 22nd at 11am at the Connolly Center. Attendees will have the opportunity to visit and receive information from Manning regarding the importance of color...

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City Set to Begin Annual Senior Work Program

January 30, 2015
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The Office of Mayor Carlo DeMaria, in collaboration with The Council on Aging, has once again arranged for its Senior Work Program for 2015.  This is a great program for Seniors, age 62 and over, who are willing to volunteer some valuable experience, time, and effort in exchange for some money off their homeowner...

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MGC Receives New Exterior Wynn Everett Design Positively, Call it ‘Iconic’

January 30, 2015
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MGC Receives New Exterior Wynn Everett Design Positively, Call it ‘Iconic’

Wynn Everett officials unveiled a first look at the new design of its Lower Broadway casino last Thursday at the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) meeting, showing an outside view of a building that was much more like the curvy, bronze Wynn Encore resort in Las Vegas than its previous straight up and down tower...

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Body Painting

January 22, 2015
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Body Painting

Amarilis Diaz of Chelsea did live body painting on Fernando Alcazar, a growing trend in the art world that includes transforming the human body into a living work of art during a live demonstration. Diaz did just such a presentation for a couple hundred people during last Saturday’s Artist Showcase opening at the Paris Street Gallery, Everett’s...

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Everett Man Arrested in Elmwood Street Murder:Was Second Shooting Incident in 24-hour Period

January 22, 2015
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Everett Man Arrested in Elmwood Street Murder:Was Second Shooting Incident in 24-hour Period

Everett Police moved quickly to make an arrest of an Everett man charged with murdering a Cape Cod man on Elmwood Street early Saturday morning, Jan. 17. The murder was the second shooting incident to transpire in the area over a 24-hour period. Around 1:55 a.m. on Saturday, police responded to a disturbance at...

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Everett’s Batch Yard Having a Good Leasing Run

January 22, 2015
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Everett’s Batch Yard Having a Good Leasing Run

If one is developing an old chocolate factory, what better way to promote it than to invoke the name of Willy Wonka. That’s just what the Batch Yard developers on lower Broadway have come up with during the first part of the year as an incentive for those who choose to sign leases in...

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Wynn Speaks Fruit Baskets, Casinos And Family History at Boston Conference

January 22, 2015
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Wynn Speaks Fruit Baskets, Casinos  And Family History at Boston Conference

Steve Wynn was in Boston for the first time since winning the Greater Boston casino license last Thursday evening when he was the surprise keynote speaker at a New England real estate conference in the Seaport District, deciding against revealing his new casino design renderings and instead elaborating on his upbringing in the Boston...

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Surf’s up? In the Winter? Indeed

January 14, 2015
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Surf’s up? In the Winter? Indeed

When most people think of New England, they don’t think of surfing. They certainly don’t think of it in the dead of winter. That’s going to start to change if local surfers have their way. Despite the need for rubber suits and a good tolerance for the cold, surfing in New England has been...

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