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Everett Foundation for Aged Persons Donates to Human Services

January 30, 2014
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Everett Foundation for Aged Persons Donates to Human Services

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Carolyn Lightburn, Director of Human Services, would like to extend the City’s appreciation to the Everett Foundation for Aged Persons for their generous donation to the Mayor’s Office of Human Services. The foundation presented the City with an $11,000 donation. The donation will support the Office of Human Services objective...

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Council Approves $1.5 Million in Transfer Requests: Stabilization Fund and New Liability Trust Fund Bolstered

January 30, 2014
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The new Everett City Council got down to business Monday night and immediately took up a pair of $773,500 transfer requests from Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the finance department, ultimately voting to approve both. The votes moved a total of more than $1.5 million into the city’s Stabilization Fund and the recently established Other...

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Tufts University to Conduct Another Study for Everett

January 30, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria, Jr. and the Department of Planning and Development are pleased to have once again secured a group of Tufts University Graduate Students from the School of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning to conduct another field study for the City. Last year at this time, graduate students from Tufts completed a...

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Massachusetts Fire Academy Graduates

January 22, 2014
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Massachusetts Fire Academy Graduates

Some 24 graduates from nine Fire Departments – including four cadets from Everett – graduated from the Massachusetts Fire Academy in Stow on Jan. 17. The guest speaker at the graduation ceremony was Milton Fire Chief John Grant Jr. Those who will now serve on the Everett Fire Department are David Grace, Christopher Jewell,...

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10th Annual MLK Scholarship Breakfast

January 22, 2014
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10th Annual MLK Scholarship Breakfast

The Zion Church Ministries Choir delivered moving renditions of traditional hymns throughout the breakfast and concluded the ceremony with the Battle Hymn of the Republic.

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Jared Nelson Receives Scholarship from Zion Church Ministries

January 22, 2014
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Jared Nelson Receives Scholarship from Zion Church Ministries

Representatives from city government, the school department and the community’s faith-based organizations were all on hand Monday morning to congratulate Everett’s Jared Nelson for being named the recipient of the Scholarship from Zion Church Ministries and its 10th Annual Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast. The event, held annually at the Edward Connolly...

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Joint PTO Hears from Cyber-bullying Expert: Dr. Elizabeth Englander Makes Second Visit to Everett in past Year

January 22, 2014
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Dr. Elizabeth Englander of Bridgewater State University’s Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center (MARC) visited Everett for the second time in less than a year, to address Everett parent teacher organizations in a joint, city-wide meeting that was focused on reducing the threat from technology-based bullying among Everett students. According to its website, MARC is an...

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City Collects $2.5 Million in Back Taxes

January 22, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria recently received a report from Counselors at Law, D’Ambrosio Brown LLP, on the status of the City’s 2013 calendar year tax title collections. In 2013, the City collected over $2.5 million in back taxes and returned more than one hundred and fifty- four (154) properties to the active tax rolls. Since...

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Night Shift Brewing Growing in Everett: Charlton Street Microbrewery Plans April Move to Santilli Highway

January 15, 2014
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Night Shift Brewing Growing in Everett: Charlton Street Microbrewery Plans April Move to Santilli Highway

For two years now Night Shift Brewery has operated in an industrial building on 3 Charlton Street in Everett, adjacent to the Charleston Chew condominium buildings off lower Broadway, as a popular brewery and tasting pub/tap room for small batch beer aficionados. But according to Night Shift Brewing co-founder Michael Oxton, the company’s operations...

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Marchese Chosen as First President of New City Council

January 15, 2014
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Marchese Chosen as First President of New City Council

For one night, at least, the new Everett City Council was in complete agreement as they voted unanimously on all three votes that were taken. Veteran Everett Alderman Michael Marchese was unanimously elected as the first President of the new City Council on Monday night, as the new government officially took power by electing...

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