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DA Ryan Visits Everett High School

July 3, 2014
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DA Ryan Visits Everett High School

Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan recently visited Everett High School, where she touted the district and the city for bringing the number of significant youth crimes to a minimum. “We’ve long had a great working relationship with the DA’s office,” said Superintendent of Schools Frederick F. Foresteire. “Sharing information and maintaining open lines...

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City Passes FY15 Budget: Mayor Continues to Balance High Quality Services and Fiscal Responsibility

July 3, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that the City has adopted its FY15 operating budget.  Last week the City Council voted in favor of the $154,363,765 budget, only $85,000 less than the Mayor’s original proposal. “As many people know, the City has been consistently recognized in the past years as financially stable,” stated...

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Wynn Resorts Offers Jobs to Suffolk Downs Employees If Track Closes

July 3, 2014
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Wynn has announced this week that it will give job preference to hundreds of Suffolk Downs employees if the proposed $1.6 billion Wynn Resort in Everett is granted a Massachusetts gaming license. In addition to jobs, Wynn will also offer a comprehensive training program to Suffolk Down workers who choose to join Wynn. “Our...

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City adopts new Stretch Code

July 3, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Inspectional Service Department would like to inform all residents that the City has adopted Appendix AA- Stretch Energy Code. The stretch code is an optional appendix to the Massachusetts building energy code that allows cities and towns to choose a more energy- efficient option. This option increases the efficiency...

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Wynn Resorts Files Final Environmental Impact Report

July 3, 2014
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Wynn MA, LLC, announced Tuesday that it had filed its Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) with the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. The filing follows Wynn’s filing of a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) and nearly completes a comprehensive, 15-month study required by the Commonwealth to analyze and detail the environmental...

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EHS Culinary Arts Students Prepare Lunch for State Senators

June 25, 2014
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EHS Culinary Arts Students Prepare Lunch for State Senators

Students and staff from Everett High School’s award-winning Culinary Arts Program prepared and served lunch for members of the Massachusetts State Senate inside the office of Senate President Therese Murray. This was a special opportunity for Everett High’s aspiring chefs to showcase their skills. The lunch was arranged in cooperation between the office of...

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Council Confirms Appointment of Six New Officers: Auxiliary Police Also Get Special Police Appointments

June 25, 2014
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Council Confirms Appointment of Six New Officers: Auxiliary Police Also Get Special Police Appointments

On a night in the City Council chambers that was dominated by budget talk and proposed cuts, the City Council chose to start the evening by confirming the appointment of six new Everett Police Officers and confirming the appointment of 12 Auxiliary Police officers at Special Police Officers in the City off Everett. The...

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Casino Question Goes Statewide

June 25, 2014
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Everett voters will go to the polls to vote on casinos for a second time this November – and this time they will be joined by the rest of the state – after the Supreme Judicial Court issued an early and surprising ruling Tuesday morning to allow the casino repeal question on the ballot...

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Local Tattoo Artist Seeks to Start New Autism Race Fundraiser: Inaugural Race Is Scheduled for April 15 2015

June 25, 2014
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The Everett City Council, Mayor Carlo DeMaria, Police Chief Steven Mazzie and City Services Director Jay Marcotte all voiced their support for an initiative by local tattoo artist, business owner and father Shawn Coyle of Ferry Street Ink, to establish a new 5k charity road race in Everett to support and raise awareness for...

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Council Approves $154 Million Operating Budget: Councilor Capone Manages $85,000 Cut in City Services

June 25, 2014
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Following nearly two hours of additional questioning of city department heads and Mayor Carlo DeMaria, the Everett City Council voted to approve a $154,363,765 fiscal year 2015 operating budget for the City of Everett, which was just $85,000 less than what had been proposed by the mayor from the outset. First year Councilor Fred...

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