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Everett Teens Help Tobacco Prevention Efforts Across the Commonwealth

April 9, 2014
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Four Everett High School (EHS) students participated in the annual Kick Butts Day at the State House as part of a national effort in which youth advocate for stronger policies and restrictions on tobacco. Jonathan Driscoll, Lula Abdullahi, Gueshnael Menard, and Maryan Abo, all members of Teens in Everett Against Substance Abuse (TEASA), joined...

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Warning to Reisdents from Water Department

April 9, 2014
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A notice to residents that they may receive letters from a private company called “American Water Resources” stating “Important Information Regarding You Water Service Line.” Mayor DeMaria and the Water Department would like to inform residents that this is NOT a letter from the City of Everett.  The letter is a solicitation for homeowners...

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Mayor DeMaria Speaks at Gaming Commission Public Input Meeting

April 2, 2014
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Mayor DeMaria Speaks at Gaming Commission Public Input Meeting

This past Wednesday, Mayor Carlo DeMaria had the pleasure of being the first to speak at the Massachusetts Gaming Commission Public Input Meeting. Once again, Mayor DeMaria and the City of Everett showed that Wynn is the best bet for Everett and for Massachusetts. In keeping with the Commission’s effort to ensure a fair,...

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Council on Aging Holds Successful Senior Health Fair

April 2, 2014
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Council on Aging Holds Successful Senior Health Fair

Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Council on Aging recently hosted over 300 seniors at its annual Health Fair at The Connolly Center this past Wednesday. Over 50 organizations participated this year including; The Everett Health Department, Whole Foods, The FDA, Mystic Valley Elder Services, The Mass Commission for the Blind, and many more. Attendees had the...

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She’s Got Real Talent: Montserrat’s Katy Rogers Prepares for Her First Art Gallery Exhibit

April 2, 2014
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She’s Got Real Talent: Montserrat’s Katy Rogers Prepares for Her First Art Gallery Exhibit

Katy Rogers has known she wanted to be an artist since her tenth grade year at Everett High School. “I was always interested in art and I liked to create things but I didn’t really take any formal art classes until my sophomore year in high school,” said Rogers. Rogers, a 2010 Everett High...

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Everett Girl Earns First Place at First Ironstone Show

April 2, 2014
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Everett Girl Earns First Place at First Ironstone Show

Mila Agnetta, of Everett, a second-year rider at Ironstone Farm in Andover, competed in her first horse show on Sunday, March 23, taking home a first place ribbon in the trail course event. Mila attends fourth grade at the Madeline English School in Everett. Mila was one of 21 riders who competed during the...

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EPD K9 Training Facility to Open in Old Everett High School

March 28, 2014
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EPD K9 Training Facility to Open in Old Everett High School

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Chief Steven Mazzie are pleased to report that the City is renovating and restoring the machine shop area of the old Everett High School into a training facility for Everett K9 teams.  The facility will also be utilized by several other surrounding towns and cities’ K9 departments. The new facility...

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Senator Sal DiDomenico Endorses Grossman for Governor

March 28, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico Endorses Grossman for Governor

State Senator Sal DiDomenico officially endorsed Treasurer Steve Grossman’s candidacy for governor today at an event at the Webster School in Everett highlighting Grossman’s educational platform and commitment to universal pre-k. “I’m supporting Steve Grossman for Governor because I know when elected, Steve will work to make universal Pre-K not just a dream, but...

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Service to His Country: EHS Graduate Derek Bankus Enlists in U.S. Marine Corps

March 28, 2014
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Service to His Country: EHS Graduate Derek Bankus Enlists in U.S. Marine Corps

Derek S. Bankus says the United States of America has the finest military in the world. Bankus, a 2013 graduate of Everett High School, has been accepted for enlistment in the United States Marine Corps. He has begun strength and conditioning workouts in preparation for his entry in to the Marines’ basic training (boot...

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Planning Board to Review Medical Marijuana Zoning: Will Make Recommendation to City Council for Passage

March 28, 2014
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The Everett City Council sent a new Medical Marijuana zoning by-law to the Planning Board Monday night which, if adopted, will establish where medical marijuana dispensaries and growing facilities could locate in the city. Ever since the state’s medical marijuana law was passed by voters in November 2012, municipal bodies around the state have...

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