Sports Round-up

September 19, 2009
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Boys soccer team wins opening contests The Everett High (EHS) boys soccer team served notice that they intend to present a strong defense of their GBL championship, winning both games in their season opening week against non-league rivals in convincing fashion. Coach Fred Jannino’s squad first dispatched with Xaverian by a 5-1 margin on Thursday...

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Obituaries – 9/17/09

September 19, 2009
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Joseph S. Covalucci Jr., 58 Everett Firefighter Joseph S. Cavalucci Jr., a lifelong Everett resident, died on September 12 at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He was 58 years old. Born in Everett and a graduate of Malden Catholic High School, he was a US Army veteran of the Vietnam era and has been an...

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Clean and smooth school opening

September 12, 2009
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Clean and smooth school opening

“Sparkling clean schools and a smooth opening described the start of school last week,” said Superintendent of Schools Frederick F. Foresteire. “With four new schools going on line, we have never been better prepared to start the school year,” he added. “Praise for the schools’ physical condition is due to the head of maintenance,...

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Everett man found not guilty of all charges

September 12, 2009
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A Middlesex County jury has found former Everett custodian Robert Shea not guilty of all charges lodged against him, following a nine-day trial in Woburn Superior Court. Shea, a longtime Everett School Department employee who worked as a foreman- custodian, was suspended from his job without pay last year after being indicted for the...

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Second annual Cultural Festival adds one hour

September 12, 2009
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Due to the growing positive feedback from organizations, businesses and restaurants, the second annual Cultural Festival will be extended for an additional hour,  Saturday September 12, from 11a.m. to 5p.m.   “In large part,” said Matt Laidlaw, director of communications, “I think incorporating the fall festival, and our partnership with the Chamber of Commerce is...

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Labor Day 2009

September 12, 2009
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Labor Day has come and gone, finishing off the half-summer during this, the fall of our discontent. The government estimates that 14 million Americans are out of work. The unemployment rate is 9.7 percent and rising, although the numbers of those losing jobs is declining. We all know that the world economy was turned...

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EHS volleyball team aims for tourney spot

September 12, 2009
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With a combination of depth, experience, and a strong work ethic, the 2009 edition of the Everett High (EHS) volleyball team will be looking to qualify for the state tournament this season. “The team’s goal to make the tourney,” said veteran EHS head coach Michael Fineran, “and as long as we maintain our focus...

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EHS field hockey team opens season with high hopes

September 12, 2009
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Hopes are high for the Everett High field hockey team as they opened their 2009 season at home yesterday (Tuesday) against Beverly. “We have three full teams and a great group of girls,” said EHS head coach Janet Colameta. “Everyone has been working very hard, and we’re eager to get the season started.” Leading...

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Everett High varsity sports schedule

September 12, 2009
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 Volleyball at Malden THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 Home Girls soccer vs. Lynn English Away Golf at Cambridge Cross country at Chelsea Boys soccer at Xaverian. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 Home Football vs. Leominster (7 p.m.) Volleyball vs. Somerville Away Girls soccer at Ursuline Academy Field hockey at Waltham SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 Boys soccer...

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Obituaries – 9/10/09

September 12, 2009
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Fred Savignano, 81 Owner of Concrete Construction Fred D. Savignano of Revere, formerly of Chelsea, died unexpectedly  at Tufts Medical Center of Boston, following a brief illness, on September 5. He was 81 years old. Born and raised in Chelsea, he was a graduate of Chelsea High School, Class of 1948 and Wentworth Institute...

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