Girls soccer team earns 1-1 tie with Cambridge

September 22, 2010
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The Everett High girls soccer team pulled out a dramatic 1-1 tie against GBL rival Cambridge on a goal by sophomore Kayla Ringdahl off a nice assist from fellow sophomore Julianna Martins with just five minutes to play last Thursday. “It was a beautiful goal that capped an awesome game by our entire team,”...

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Boys soccer team ties Xaverian, 3-3

September 22, 2010
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The Everett High boys soccer team earned a 3-3 tie with non league rival Xaverian Monday in a contest that featured some “unusual” refereeing calls, to put it kindly. Although a red card was called on a Xaverian player early in the game, the ref allowed Xaverian to substitute a player for the offending...

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Huse plays well for EHS golf team

September 22, 2010
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Although the Everett High golf team dropped three matches last week to Saugus, Medford, and Malden Catholic, there were some highlights for Coach Iggy Giangregorio’s linksters. Senior Captain Matt Huse, playing in the No. 1, slot, matched his opponents virtually stroke for stroke in all three contests. Matt shot a pair of 39s against...

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Volleyball team tops Medford

September 22, 2010
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The Everett High volleyball team earned its first win of the season with a 3-0 victory over GBL rival Medford Monday. "We played together as a team for the entire game,” said veteran EHS head coach Michael Fineran. “The girls worked hard for every point and showed a high degree of mental toughness when...

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Winners take all; congrats to DiDomenico and Smith

September 22, 2010
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Voters last week sent Senator Sal DiDomenico back to the senate. DiDomenico dashed the hopes of Cambridge Attorney Tim Flaherty – and despite the close outcome, DiDomenico proved himself the stronger candidate. This election began with Flaherty given a perceived advantage over DiDomenico because of the vote spread in the sprawling district. Cambridge was...

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Arrest Report 09-22-2010

September 22, 2010
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Monday, September 13 Keith McCue, 40, of 3 Mead Street, Charlestown, was arrested for Cambridge warrant arrest. Tuesday, September 14 Nery Santos, 20, of 282A Lexington Street, East Boston, was arrested for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Wednesday, September 15 Frank Cali III, 37, of 5 Orient Avenue, Everett, was arrested for four...

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Obituaries 09-22-2010

September 22, 2010
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Isabel Duggan Worked at Osco Drug in Chelsea Isabel T. (Ford) Duggan, a longtime Chelsea resident, died of natural causes on September 18 at the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett. She was 82 years old. Born in Cambridge, the daughter of the late William and Isabel (Woods) Ford, she grew up in Somerville and...

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Down to the wire – DiDomenico and Flaherty sprint to the finish line; Cambridge is key

September 10, 2010
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Down to the wire – DiDomenico and Flaherty sprint to the finish line; Cambridge is key

In another week, the voters decide if they want to send Senator Sal DiDomenico back to the senate or to send Attorney Tim Flaherty to the senate to take his place. Both candidates are pulling out all the stops in a rush to the end of this campaign. DiDomenico is pinning his hopes on...

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Smith’s youth hostel liquor license challenged

September 10, 2010
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The Massachusetts Alcoholic Beverage Commission has apparently been asked to set a hearing for residents who have signed a petition asking the ABCC not to grant a liquor license approved recently by the local Licensing Board. At a hearing last month, the Licensing Board voted 2-0 to grant a liquor license to Representative Stat...

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Kennedy seeks a spot on the Governor’s Council

September 10, 2010
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It isn’t everyday you get to meet a well-known Everett lawyer running for the Governor’s Council. In fact, it isn’t everyday you get to meet a candidate for the Governor’s Council. So I experienced a double header last Thursday when Everett Attorney Terrence Kennedy stopped by to introduce himself as a candidate of the...

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The road to a Super Bowl title begins with a long road trip

September 10, 2010
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By Cary Shuman The preliminaries are over. The main events start Friday night in Leominster. The Everett High football team, a perennial contender for the Division 1 state championship ever since John DiBiaso arrived on the scene, should be in the hunt for a Super Bowl berth once again. The Tide already have one...

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9/11 Anniversary

September 10, 2010
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We again mark the terrorist attacks launched upon us on September 11, 2001. We again remember the dead from those attacks – and we remember and recall the memories of those who have died fighting terrorism since we decided to go after those who would destroy our way of life if given the chance....

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Arrest Report 09-10-2010

September 10, 2010
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Tuesday, August 31 Luis Manuel Blanks, 19, of 38 Jacobs Street, Dorchester, was arrested for warrant arrest Mark F. Zraket, 44, of 820 Mass Avenue, Cambridge, was arrested for armed robbery and armed robbery with intent to murder. Wednesday, September 1 Angelique R. Kane, 31, of 742 Broadway, Everett, was arrested for larceny. Thursday,...

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Obituaries 09-10-2010

September 10, 2010
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Anthony Faletra Polaroid retiree, John Hancock consultant Anthony "Tony" L. Faletra of Peabody died peacefully at home while in the comforting presence of his family. He was 75 years old. Born in Chelsea, he was the son of the late Alfonso and Antoinette (Marino) Faletra. He lived in Chelsea in his youth and was...

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Wonderland Closed – After 75 years the Greyhound Park locks its doors with little fanfare

August 25, 2010
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Wonderland Closed – After 75 years the Greyhound Park locks its doors with little fanfare

A simple sign hung on the front door Thursday morning at Wonderland Greyhound Park. There were no press conferences held or historic photos rolled out. In fact, Revere’s largest employer for decades and its claim to fame for years just sputtered out of existence with only a handful of words. "Wonderland Park is closed...

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Cambridge Health Alliance Golf Tournament raises over $75K to benefit Whidden Hospital Campus

August 25, 2010
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Cambridge Health Alliance Golf Tournament raises over $75K to benefit Whidden Hospital Campus

Over 100 golfers participated in the seventh annual Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) Golf Tournament, held at the Andover Country Club on August 16. The event raised more than $75,000 to support CHA’s critical community health mission. The CHA Golf Tournament was established to raise money for CHA’s Whidden Hospital campus, which serves the 200,000...

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Everett connection to Chelsea death

August 25, 2010
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A 55 – year -old Chelsea man crossing Broadway in that city late at night last weekend was hit and killed by a Chelsea Police vehicle answering an Everett Police call for assistance. That call for aid was confirmed by Everett police officials. The accident took place at approximately 11:15 p.m. The death of...

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Independent sponsoring debate between DiDomenico-Flaherty

August 25, 2010
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Senator Sal DiDomenico and senate candidate Attorney Tim Flaherty are being asked to participate in a one on one debate moderated by the editor of the Everett Independent and scheduled to be held at the Lafayette School September 3 from 6-9 p.m. The School Committee has been asked to allow the auditorium at the...

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Heating up

August 25, 2010
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The contest between former Mayor John Hanlon and State Representative Stat Smith proves that politics is alive and well in Everett. With twin visibilities – major sign holding efforts last weekend – both candidates for the state representative seat held by Smith gathered their forces. Smith and his followers stood with signs in Everett...

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Arrest Report 08-25-2010

August 25, 2010
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Monday, August 16 Romel Abraham, 48, 5 Hancock St., Everett, was arrested for being disorderly person, resisting arrest. Jarrid DiGiovanni, 31, 39 Arch St., Malden, was arrested for uttering false check. Melissa J. Hardy, 31, 80 Park Ave., Revere, was arrested on a warrant. Patrice M. Nicholson, 30, 17 County Rd., Everett, was arrested...

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Obituaries 08-25-2010

August 25, 2010
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Concetta Mary Falco Of Somerville, formerly of the North End Concetta Mary (Coppola) Falco of Somerville, formerly of Boston’s North End, died on Friday, August 20. She was 90 years old. She was the cherished daughter of the late Josephine (Guidice) and Anthony Coppola; loving wife of the late Charles Falco; beloved mother of...

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Everett Little League Officials

August 18, 2010
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Everett Little League Officials

Everett Little League officials are pictured at the Minor League Banquet held Sunday at Malden Moose Hall. The league had a very successful 2010 season with more then 350 players competing in four (T-Ball, Farm, Minor, and Major) divisions. Front row (from left) are Kathy Tarlowski (public relations coordinator); Jeannie Vitukevich (concessions coordinator); Mike...

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Campaign 2010 – DeDomenico-Flaherty contest intensifying

August 18, 2010
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During a morning visit to Chelsea to celebrate the arrival of a new, $470,000 fire truck for the Chelsea Fire Department earlier this week, Senator Sal DiDomenico said he was working hard to get himself re-elected. “I am taking nothing for granted. We are working hard throughout the district – and especially in Cambridge,”...

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Fire hazard – Common Council hears of 35 hydrants not working

August 18, 2010
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The Common Council proved that we are still in the dog days of August when they met on Monday night in the first formal session since June and wrapped up their business in under 35 minutes. With little debate, the Councilors heard from both the Water Commissioner Glen Doherty and Fire Chief David Butler...

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