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Parlin School Hosts a Successful Family Arts Night

March 25, 2015
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Parlin School Hosts a Successful Family Arts Night

The Parlin School recently held a Family Arts Night, where artworks by students from every grade were displayed for their families and classmates to enjoy. Teachers also displayed paintings and ceramics, while students and family members had opportunities to create their own drawings. Led by art teacher Laura Nash and PTO President Jennifer Costa-Rocco,...

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Everett Police Announce Passing of K-9 Warner

March 25, 2015
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Everett Police Announce Passing of K-9 Warner

On March 10, 2015, Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie announced the passing of K-9 Warner, an explosive ordinance detection dog who served the City of Everett, the police department and many other surrounding communities for 9 years. K-9 Warner had retired from service in 2014 and spent his retirement at the home...

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Distracted to Death: Texting Law Hard to Enforce Despite Increasing Dangers

March 25, 2015
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Distracted to Death: Texting Law Hard to Enforce Despite Increasing Dangers

As the state’s texting and driving law hits its five-year anniversary, texting and driving – or phone distractions of any type – are a sight more common than ever on streets and highways. More often than not, at any busy intersection, one can observe driver after driver passing by with one eye on the...

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Council Supports ‘Letter of Interest’ in Everett High School Expansion Project

March 25, 2015
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The Everett City Council voted unanimously Monday night to support and authorize a Statement of Interest letter from Superintendent Frederick Foresteire to the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA), outlining the district’s already growing need to expand Everett High School. According to Assistant Superintendent Dr. Thomas Stella, who was present to answer questions at Monday...

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Mayor DeMaria and City of Everett to Hold Everett Works

March 25, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett would like to invite all Everett residents to Everett Works: A Labor Trade Fair.  Everett Works is an initiative of Mayor DeMaria to connect Everett residents with trade careers that will work on future economic developments in the City, specifically Wynn Everett. The fair will take...

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Read Across America

March 18, 2015
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Read Across America

WHDH-Channel 7 morning news anchor Christa Delcamp reads to students in Kimberly Cerbone’s class at the Whittier School as part of Everett’s district-wide Read Across America Day festivities.   Read Across America Day is a nationwide reading celebration that takes place annually on March 2 — Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Across the country, thousands of...

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Mass Bay Coat Drive Benefits Homeless During Tough Winter

March 18, 2015
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Mass Bay Coat Drive Benefits Homeless During Tough Winter

Mass Bay Credit Union wrapped up their 4 th annual Coat Drive to benefit the Friends of Boston’s Homeless.  Mass Bay employees and members donated hundreds of coats, warm clothing, socks, gloves and scarves.  “With an especially harsh winter this year, we hope this Coat Drive helped bring some warmth to the homeless in our...

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Gateway to College:School Committee Approves Partnership with Massasoit Community College

March 17, 2015
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The School Committee voted to approve a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Massasoit Community College on Monday night that will seek to help Everett high school students who have dropped out, or are in danger of dropping out, complete their high school diplomas and begin getting college credit toward a degree. The Gateway to...

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School Committee Votes to Support Tribute to Dan Ross

March 17, 2015
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The Everett School Committee voted unanimously Monday night to approve a request by members of the EHS Class of 1975 that the class be allowed to establish a plaque or some type of memoriam for its most famous member, former NFL tight end Dan Ross. According to Class of ’75 class member Rose Holt,...

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Everett High to Introduce STEAM Academy: Student Applications to the Program are due March 27

March 17, 2015
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An exciting new program that will stress student-centered and inquiry based learning in the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math is looking for 25 incoming freshmen to help launch the academy next fall. The STEAM Academy will function like a school within the high school with a specific directed focus on a...

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