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Happy Birthday, Senator DiDomenico

July 9, 2018
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Happy Birthday, Senator DiDomenico

Tricia DiDomenico, Sen. Sal DiDomenico, Congressman Mike Capuano, and Barbara Capuano came together at the Casa Lucia in Revere on Thursday, June 28, to celebrate the senator’s birthday.The annual event drew many to the function hall to celebrate.

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After 30 Years, Oliver St Holds Final Block Party

July 9, 2018
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After 30 Years, Oliver St Holds Final Block Party

No street in Everett has done Independence Day quite as spectacularly as Oliver Street. The two-block enclave between Cottage and High Streets has blocked off the street and had a large neighborly gathering for the past 30 years. This year, however, the tight-knit community had its last gathering. Jim Vecchio announced recently that last...

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Illegal Housing Targeted by Task Force

July 9, 2018
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The Code Enforcement Task Force has recently established a unit dedicated to investigating illegal apartments. The Unit consists of Lieutenant Christopher Jewell of the Everett Fire Department, Building Inspector Martin Furtado, and Code Enforcement Inspectors Peter Sikora and Michael Mastrocola.  Each member brings a specific expertise to the team, and the results are a...

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State DEP Orders Gateway Mall to Build Bike Path

July 9, 2018
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The state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) ordered the owners of the Gateway Mall, DDR Corp. of Ohio, to end its resistance and build a bike path within eight months connecting Encore Boston Harbor to the end of its property near Sweetser Circle. The letter, signed by the DEP’s Ben Lynch who is the...

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Everett Ready to Celebrate the 4th on the 7th

July 9, 2018
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After last year’s City Independence Day celebration – the first one with fireworks in a generation or more – this year’s celebration on July 7 in Glendale Park promises to be even bigger and better in several ways. First off, the fireworks. City officials said NorthStar Fireworks – which specializes in shooting off fireworks...

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Cirque du Soleil Brings Color and Imagination to the Community

July 9, 2018
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A surreal setting where you are immersed in Mexico’s many vivid landscapes, a running woman who is half monarch, a live band, and a giant treadmill where hoop divers spring through the air effortlessly. These are a few of the many unforgettable scenes that you will become a part of when you are an...

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Everett Natives to Lead Rebound Band into Glendale Pk

July 9, 2018
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For Geo Politis, the Village has never been far from his heart, and he and Everett natives Bill D’Eon and Jay Dell Isola will bring their popular band Rebound back home on July 7 to entertain the City they grew up in. For Politis, Everett holds a very dear place in his heart musically....

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Girl Scout Troop Thanked for Helping with Wreath Project

July 9, 2018
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On Monday, June 26, Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Everett City Council welcomed Girl Scout Troops to City Hall to thank them for volunteering to help with the Veteran Memorial Wreath Project and presented them with citations. These troops helped ensure that the City reached their goal to place wreaths around Glenwood and Woodlawn...

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Level Boarding Premieres in Everett for Bus Passengers

July 9, 2018
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On Wednesday, June 20, Everett’s Department of Public Works began installing level boarding at a Broadway bus stop. Starting this summer, the City of Everett and the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) are collaborating to test “level boarding” at two bus stations in Everett Square. “Taking the bus should be easy and fast for everyone,” said...

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Three MS-13 Members Charged with Racketeering and Possession of Firearms

July 9, 2018
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Three MS-13 members have been indicted on charges of racketeering and illegal possession of firearms and ammunition. Nelson Cruz Rodriguez Cartagena, a/k/a “Inquieto,” 24, a Salvadoran national illegally residing in Everett, was indicted on one count of conspiracy to conduct enterprise affairs through a pattern of racketeering activity, commonly referred to as RICO conspiracy....

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