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Halloween Party

November 3, 2017
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Halloween Party

Councilor-at-Large Wayne Matewsky welcomed Everett children of all ages to his annual Halloween party at the Silver Fox on Sunday, Oct. 29. There were everything from skeletons to unicorns to Robin Hood at the annual party. The party started in the big fun on Tuesday for Halloween night trick or treating.

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Fundraising

November 3, 2017
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Fundraising

Senator Sal DiDomenico addressed a large crowd in attendance at his annual Fall Fundraiser on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the Silver Fox. The sold-out time attracted friends from near and far, including Senate President Stan Rosenberg.

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Coach John DiBiaso Reaches 300-Victory Milestone

November 3, 2017
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Coach John DiBiaso Reaches 300-Victory Milestone

By Cary Shuman When public address announcer Josh Del Gaizo informed the crowd during the final seconds of  the St. John’s Prep-Everett game Friday night that John DiBiaso had reached the 300-victory milestone, the fans in attendance responded with hearty applause. The Everett High football team had put on a clinic in the Division...

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Everett Opens Playoffs with Victory Over the Prep:Willcox, Likely Spark Tide to 49-14 Win

November 3, 2017
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By Cary Shuman There were more than 50 playoff games Friday night but only one team put 28 points on the scoreboard in the first quarter. And that was the No. 1-ranked Everett High School football team, who struck early and often on its way to a dominating 49-14 victory over a traditionally strong...

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Election Time:Two Races and a Write-In Campaign on Tap

November 3, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. and Seth Daniel Election Day arrives next Tuesday, Nov. 7, and Everett voters will finally get to decide who shall represent them on the City Council and School Committee for the next two years, though a dearth of candidates for Ward Council seats means there will only be two races...

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Council Approves Amended Ethics Reporting Procedures

November 3, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. After much discussion and several votes on Monday, October 23, the Everett City Council finally voted to approve new City procedures for requiring reporting and investigation of perceived “fraudulent activity, misappropriation and corruption,” by City officials. However, the new rules will not apply to the City Council itself or its...

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Council Votes Against Building Fund; Cites ‘Abdication’ of Its Duties

November 3, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. The City Council denied a proposal by Chief Financial Officer Eric Demas and Building Maintenance Director George Lane to establish a new, revolving fund to allow the Building Maintenance Department to more easily make “capital repairs.” The proposal would have used money paid to the city for the lease of...

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Sen DiDomenico, Rep Decker, the Campaign to Lift the Cap on Kids Host Caps and Mittens Day at the State House

November 3, 2017
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Senator Sal DiDomenico (D-Everett), Representative Marjorie Decker (D-Cambridge), and members of the Campaign to Lift the Cap on Kids recently held Caps and Mittens Day at the State House as part of an ongoing effort to raise awareness about the need to Lift the Cap on Kids in Massachusetts. Senator DiDomenico and Representative Decker...

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Wynn Tidbits

November 3, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Wynn Boston Harbor resort will hold a ‘topping off’ ceremony of the steel structure for its podium portion of the site. The steel being put up by the Ironworkers is coming to an end on the project, as the tower will be made of reinforced concrete and not steel beams....

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City Looks to Get Properties on Historic Register, Nothing on Now

November 3, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The past is about to get more present. In a city where history has been forgotten or pushed aside for decades, a new effort by the Planning Department and the new Historical Commission is looking to identify properties, sites and areas throughout the community that could qualify for the National Register...

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