News

GBL Champions

February 4, 2016
By
GBL Champions

Everett High girls basketball captain Talia Ricciolo attempts a shot in a game against Medford earlier this season. Riccioli scored 14 points in a win over Malden that clinched Everett’s first Greater Boston League championship.

Read more »

Major Arrests by Feds:State Hit MS-13 in Everett,Elsewhere

February 4, 2016
By
Major Arrests by Feds:State Hit MS-13 in Everett,Elsewhere

In an unexpected and shocking roundup of El Salvadoran MS-13 gang members in Everett, Chelsea, East Boston, Somerville, Revere, and elsewhere, federal, state and local officials announced Friday morning that they believed they had put a significant dent in the alleged murderous and criminal gang known in Spanish as ‘La Mara Salvatrucha.’ Around 5...

Read more »

EPS Food Service Provider Responds to Health,and Other Concerns

February 4, 2016
By
EPS Food Service Provider Responds to Health,and Other Concerns

The food service provider for the Everett Public Schools (EPS) is reassuring the mayor and residents that it is fully committed to forwarding the administration’s agenda for a healthy community. From the opening of the Everett Wellness Center to the launch of an affordable “Fresh Meals” program, Mayor Carlo DeMaria is taking bold steps...

Read more »

Everett Teens in MS-13 Gang Charged with Jan 3 Murder

February 4, 2016
By

Two Everett teens affiliated with the MS-13 gang were arrested and arraigned this week on murder charges for the Jan. 3 murder of Omar Wilfredo Reyes under the Tileston Street Bridge. Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan announced Monday that Jose Vasquez Ardon, 17, of Everett, and Cristian Nunez-Flores, 17, of Everett, were both...

Read more »

Boston, Wynn Come to Terms on Surrounding Community Agreement

February 4, 2016
By

In the end, it was Mayor Martin Walsh and Wynn CEO Steve Wynn who got down to the nitty gritty – successfully negotiating directly with one another all last week on a Surrounding Community Agreement (SCA) for Boston that has some accommodations for Charlestown and Boston, including mitigation money for traffic and direct mitigation...

Read more »

Long-Despised BWSC Plant on Everett Line could be History

February 4, 2016
By
Long-Despised BWSC Plant on Everett Line could be History

While Boston’s decision to end its fight with Wynn was huge news in Everett for all corners of the City, a surprise addition touted as a gift to Charlestown was perhaps a great olive branch to the City of Everett – eliminating the long-disdained Boston Water & Sewer Commission (BWSC) Sludge Plant sitting right...

Read more »

Everett’s Alliance Security Lands First Local Wynn Contract

February 4, 2016
By
Everett’s Alliance Security Lands First Local Wynn Contract

In what is expected to be the first of many business deals with Everett companies, Alliance Security last month became the first Everett company to contract with the Wynn casino company. As of January, Alliance Security – based on Broadway – began providing site security for the Wynn Everett construction site. Making security checks...

Read more »

Everett Man Arrested for Masked Armed Bank Robbery

February 4, 2016
By

An Everett man appeared in federal court last week in connection with his alleged armed robbery of the TD Bank in Allston in November 2015. Joseph G. Rachal, 64, was arraigned in U.S. District Court in Boston and charged with armed bank robbery, carrying a firearm during the commission of a crime of violence,...

Read more »

After the Storm

January 28, 2016
By
After the Storm

Christine Vega runs in the fresh snow at Glendale Park on Sunday morning. After the winds and snow died down Saturday night, Sunday brought plenty of sun and snow for kids to play in – and just enough for adults to shovel.

Read more »

EPD Searches for Robbery Suspects

January 28, 2016
By
EPD Searches for Robbery Suspects

Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie reported that units from the Everett Police Department responded to the Tedeschi’s Market at 511 Broadway Monday morning, Jan. 25, for a report of an armed robbery. Responding officers spoke to the clerk, (name withheld by request), who was bleeding heavily from a head wound. The clerk...

Read more »