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Bocce Tournament

July 22, 2015
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Bocce Tournament

Anthony Cataldo concentrates on his next throw during Saturday’s annual bocce tournament at Sacramone Park. Councilors Michael Marchese and Mike Mangan hosted the annual Bocce tournament on Saturday, July 22. Despite a little rain, there was a huge turnout for the tournament.

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‘Voice’ Finalist

July 22, 2015
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‘Voice’ Finalist

Local finalist, James Massone, worked in his father’s auto body shop on Lower Broadway in Everett before his TV debut on season two of ‘The Voice.’ Massone performed for Outside The Box in Boston Common Wednesday, July 15, to the delight of many local Everett and Boston fans.

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Sand Sculpting Festival

July 22, 2015
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Sand Sculpting Festival

Sand Sculptors Leonardo Ugilini (left) and Enguerrand David (right) discuss the steeple of the Old North Church on Revere Beach Monday morning as the centerpiece sculpture began to take shape – a piece dedicated to Massachusetts’s historical sites that includes Old North Church, Zakim Bridge, Paul Revere, the State House, Boston Light and Gloucester...

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DeMaria says Holding Back Wynn Permit for Traffic Study Unfair

July 22, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria has rejected the call by Attorney General Maura Healey that the Wynn Everett casino should be delayed in order to go through a protracted traffic study with state transportation officials. DeMaria said holding up the casino for years of neglect at Sullivan Square lets other developers – such as in Somerville...

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App Camp Helps Kids Create,Learn about Next Wave of Learning

July 22, 2015
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App Camp Helps Kids Create,Learn about Next Wave of Learning

A group of Everett middle schoolers spent last week in an innovative camp. The camp had no tents; nor was there any campfires. In fact, it was located in a computer lab, and instead of s’more’s, the kids were creating apps. App Camp took place at Everett High School last week under the supervision...

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Investigators Still Looking into Death of Everett Worker at Malden Car Wash

July 22, 2015
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An Everett man was struck and killed while working at a Malden car wash on Sunday morning, prompting calls by worker safety groups to protect workers from car accidents and deaths. Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Malden Police Chief Kevin Molis announced Sunday afternoon that Jose Tobias-Valle, 28, of Everett died after being...

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Mayor DeMaria Announces CDBG Funding for City

July 22, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is happy to announce that the Department of Planning and Development has received the FY2015 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to use on development projects for the 2016 fiscal year. “These funds will be put to good use in the City of Everett,” said Mayor DeMaria. “We are always looking for...

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AG Healy Calls for Delay in Wynn Casino Process

July 22, 2015
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State Attorney General Maura Healy, a Charlestown resident and the top law enforcement official in the state, has called for the state environmental and traffic regulators to delay awarding an environmental certificate to the Wynn Everett casino until an in-depth, regional traffic study has been completed. In a letter sent on Monday, July 13,...

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Junior Cadet Program Sees Record Number of Campers

July 22, 2015
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Junior Cadet Program Sees Record Number of Campers

Push ups, jumping jacks, touring the City’s jail cells aren’t exactly what most students would equate with summer fun, but apparently it’s striking a chord with Everett students as a record number of cadets have turned out this week for the Everett Police Department’s Jr. Cadet program. The week long camp is for grades...

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Wynn Won’t Buy Honda:Planning Board Meeting Rich in Details During First Local Casino Review

July 22, 2015
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Wynn Won’t Buy Honda:Planning Board Meeting Rich in Details During First Local Casino Review

Members of the Wynn Everett team said on Monday night that, contrary to many rumors, they will not be purchasing the Honda Cars of Boston property on Lower Broadway, comments that came during a one-hour presentation at the Everett Planning Board Monday night that marked the first local review of the giant project. Numerous...

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