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Wood Waste to Propose 660 Units On Its Site,Would Move from Everett

August 19, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The Wood Waste owners on Vale and East Elm Streets will seek variances at the Board of Appeals on Monday, Aug. 15, to develop 660 units of apartments in four buildings on the once-controversial, but massive, construction debris yard site. Attorney Anthony Rossi is representing the project and said they have...

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Overdose In Hotel Leads to Large Seizure of Crystal Meth

August 19, 2016
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Two men were arraigned Monday on charges of trafficking methamphetamines after an overdose at a Downtown hotel led to the discovery a large amount of drugs in their room. Jeffrey Bertrand, 30, of Everett, and Dylan Donahue, 23, of Granby, were arraigned Monday in Boston Municipal Court on charges of trafficking in more than...

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At The DNC

August 5, 2016
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At The DNC

Senator DiDomenico speaking at the breakfast he hosted for more than 300 Massachusetts delegates, elected officials and friends at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

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Summer Buzz

August 5, 2016
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Summer Buzz

Liam Ariel, bartender and tour guide at Night Shift Brewing, dressed for the occasion during the Fermentation District’s Summer Buzz event on Friday, July 29. Night Shift Brewery and Short Path Distillery hosted the event with a honeybee theme and raised money for the Honeybee Conservancy.

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Wynn Boston Harbor Construction Expected to Start for Real This Week

August 5, 2016
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Wynn Boston Harbor Construction Expected to Start for Real This Week

By Seth Daniel Some 16 cranes sit waiting this week on the Wynn Boston Harbor site. Hundreds of workers, likewise, are waiting in the wings. Wynn Boston Harbor folks were counting the minutes Tuesday afternoon and into today, Aug. 3, waiting simply to get one piece of paper that they said would unleash construction...

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Everett Police,Fire Attend Protest of Somerville Banner

August 5, 2016
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Everett Police,Fire Attend Protest of Somerville Banner

By Katy Rogers Everett Police congregated in Somerville last Wednesday, July 27, to join fellow Somerville Police officers in protest of the controversial #BlackLivesMatter banner which adorns Somerville City Hall. With recent violence in various communities throughout the United States towards Police Officers over racial controversy, police said they felt the banner is exclusionary...

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Somerville Did Not Ask for Reconsideration

August 5, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The City of Somerville confirmed Tuesday afternoon that it would not pursue reconsideration of the Chapter 91 license granted to Wynn Boston Harbor last week by the state Department of Environmental Protection. That said, a mayoral spokesperson indicated they might seek judicial review of the decision in Superior Court. “The City...

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Two Children Attacked by Pit Bull on Windsor Street

August 5, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Two children are recovering from injuries sustained when a pit bull visiting from Revere escaped from a basement and attacked the two, causing serious injuries to the ear of a 3-year-old. According to police, around 2 p.m. on Saturday officers, Everett Fire and Cataldo Ambulance were dispatched to Windsor Street for...

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MyRWA Announces Herron As New Executive Director

August 5, 2016
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The Mystic River Watershed Association (MyRWA) announced the appointment of Patrick Herron, current MyRWA deputy director, to the position of executive director. Herron will begin his new position at the Association on September 12, 2016. “Patrick Herron has proven to the Board again and again over his over seven years with MyRWA that he...

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DiDomenico Line Items for Everett Saved During Weekend Legislative Flurry

August 5, 2016
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By Seth Daniel In a flurry of legislative activity last weekend before the end of the current session, state lawmakers scrambled to vote on controversial bills and to restore cuts made by Gov. Charlie Baker. State Sen. Sal DiDomenico reported that five major funding earmarks for Everett were secured through line item overrides. “All...

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