Sumner Whittier

January 22, 2010
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Sumner Whittier, who died recently at the age of 98, was a former Lt. Governor, Everett City Councillor and Alderman and state representative. He also served as the head of the Veterans Administration under President Dwight Eisenhower. In every respect, Mr. Whittier was an extraordinary Everett man who lived a long and productive life...

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Arrest Report 01-22-2010

January 22, 2010
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Monday, January 11 Benedicto Zeyala, 41, 119 Addison St., Chelsea, was arrested for larceny of property over $250. Tuesday, January 12 Reuby Donastor, 28, 980 Salem St., Malden, was arrested on a warrant and operating motor vehicle with revoked license. Wednesday, January 13 Abran Castillo, 17, 126 Hancock St., Everett, was arrested for domestic...

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Obituaries 01-22-2010

January 22, 2010
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Harold ‘Ernie Morley, 67 Worked for Holy Cross Cemetery Grounds Crew Harold "Ernie" Morley died at the Mass General Hospital on January 16 after a period of failing health. He was 67 years old. He was born in Malden, was a life-long Everett resident and recently moved to Stoneham to live with his sister...

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EI Recreation Center Offers Boot Camp

January 13, 2010
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EI Recreation Center Offers Boot Camp

The Everett Recreation Department is offering the city’s residents a way to keep this New Year’s resolution to get in shape for 2010. The winter Boot Camp program starts on Monday nights at 6 p.m. and Wednesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. through to February 3rd. Instructor Sam Amado, the city’s Recreation Supervisor, will guide...

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Candidates lining up for likely special election

January 13, 2010
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One week has passed since former Senator Anthony Galluccio was sent to prison and resigned his senate seat after failing to comply with the stipulations of his probation. With State Senate President Therese Murray apparently on the verge of announcing a special election to fill Galluccio’s empty senate seat, a number of candidates have...

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Big Belly containers a good investment

January 13, 2010
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The mayor and his staff are showing great vision by ordering 40 Big Belly containers to be used in the mayor’s ongoing fight for a cleaner Everett. Big Belly containers are revolutionizing trash containment in the downtowns of dozens of cities throughout the nation. These are containers that allow cities to get rid of...

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The Patriots

January 13, 2010
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This is a football city so there is no way to mark just how disappointed a large part of the Everett football following has been made by the poor showing of the Patriots last Sunday against the Ravens. Everett football fans were shocked by the first quarter, arguably, the worst first quarter of football...

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Obituaries 01-13-2010

January 13, 2010
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Jerri-Ann Massucco Resident of Beachmont Revere Jerri-Ann Massucco, a lifelong resident of Beachmont Revere, died unexpectedly at home on January 9. She was 45 years old. Born in Boston, she was raised in Revere and was a graduate of Revere High School. She was the daughter of Ernest and Norma (Romano) Massucco; mother of...

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Arrest Report 01-13-2010

January 13, 2010
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Monday, January 4 John DiLeone, 22, 3 Sullivan St., Revere, was arrested for shoplifting. Jessica Smith, 29, 190 Shute St., Everett, was arrested on a default warrant and receiving stolen property. Wednesday, January 6 Luciana Souza, 36, 67 Nicholas St., Everett, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle with suspended license and unregistered. Thursday,...

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It’s official

January 7, 2010
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It’s official

With a huge American flag as a backdrop, City Clerk Michael Matarazzo in the Frederick Forestaire Performing Arts Center at Everett High School swore in the 2010 Everett city government of elected officials into their respective offices on Monday night. Mayor Carlo DeMaria, Jr. took the oath of office that started his second term...

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Senator Galluccio jailed

January 7, 2010
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State Senator Anthony Galluccio was jailed Monday afternoon for violating the stipulations of the house arrest placed upon him for his involvement in a hit and run automobile accident in Cambridge in October. In a Medford court room late Monday afternoon, Judge Matthew Nestor ordered Galluccio jailed for one-year year after dismissing the senator’s...

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Girls hoop team wins season opener

January 7, 2010
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The Everett High girls basketball is sporting a perfect 1-0 record after recording a 46-37 victory over Arlington last Tuesday, Tori Cyurus and Michelle Fenelon shared scoring honors for the Lady Crimson Tide with 12 points each. Taylor Sweeney chipped in with nine points, while Lisa Aylward added seven, Rachel Pierce (who was playing...

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Girls hockey team wins two straight games

January 7, 2010
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The Everett High girls hockey team enjoyed its best week of the season with a pair of convincing wins over Peabody and Wilmington last week. A 6-1 triumph over Peabody was not as close as the final score might indicate, as the Lady Crimson Tide dominated the contest from the outset and never were...

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Track teams participate in holiday Classic Meet

January 7, 2010
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The Everett High boys and girls track indoor teams competed in the Holiday Festival held at Somerville High last week. Teams from Cambridge, Somerville, and Medford also took part. Among the highlights for the boys was the performance of Ken Bailey who tossed the shotput 42 feet, three inches, to take first place. Peter...

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Looking at Politics – Galluccio’s demise is a loss to Everett

January 7, 2010
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There are two Anthony Galluccios. The Anthony Galluccio depicted on television Monday afternoon in court in a suit, with his head down, being led away in handcuffs for violating his probation is not the Anthony Galluccio we know and whom we like. That person who spent much of his adult life helping the working...

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Mayor DeMaria has a plan

January 7, 2010
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The City of Everett’s elected leaders will be facing a tough year ahead as the economic downturn will continue to affect the local economy and the city budget. Every elected official has acknowledged that the 2011 budget that takes effect on July 1 will be leaner and more difficult to fund than the 2010...

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Obituaries 01-07-2010

January 7, 2010
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Sigmund ‘Joe’ Iwanicki Everett resident Sigmund “Joe” Iwanicki of Everett died on December 7. The beloved husband of the late Hazel (Pettingill), he was the loving father of Douglas Iwanicki of Everett and Sandra Watson of Florida; brother of the late Frank Iwanicki, Steven Iwanicki, Alex Iwanicki and Sophie Walsh and is also survived...

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Arrest Report 01-07-2010

January 7, 2010
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December 27 James Cafarelli, 31, 7 Rose Ln., Stoneham, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. December 28 Michelle Neff, 35, 11 Corey St., Medford, was arrested for unarmed robbery, larceny from a person. Melissa Shields, 18, 34 Cross St., Malden, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, accessory after the...

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Holiday gift giveaway brings cheer to Everett’s older adults

December 30, 2009
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Holiday gift giveaway brings cheer to Everett’s older adults

Be a Santa to a Senior, the popular campaign that delivers hundreds of gifts to seniors in Everett and surrounding towns was again a success in 2009. Home Instead Senior Care of Melrose, along with Johnnie’s Foodmaster, partnered with area senior centers and senior organizations to provide gifts for seniors that might otherwise receive...

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Price scores in final minute to earn 2-2 tie

December 30, 2009
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Meghan Price scored a goal with just 0:57 left on the clock to give the Everett High girls hockey team an exciting and dramatic 2-2 tie with Masconomet Saturday evening. Price’s lamplighter came just eight seconds after EHS head coach Joe McLaughlin pulled goaltender Kristy Welch in favor of a sixth skater. McLaughlin’s strategy...

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Happy New Year

December 30, 2009
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There is no way to know what awaits us before it happens – and so – we watch the coming of 2010 with great interest and hope. The hope is for a healthy, prosperous New Year. The interest is in having a positive year of gains and success in both our personal lives and...

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Obituaries 12-30-2009

December 30, 2009
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Alice Tucker Franklin resident Alice G. (Andrews) Tucker of Franklin, formerly of Mission Hill, died on December 25. The wife of the late George L. Tucker, she was the mother of Lawrence E. Tucker and his wife, Sandra, of Brockton, Thomas F. Tucker and his wife, Victoria, of Mission Hill, Alice “Rainy” DeCoste of...

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Arrest Report

December 30, 2009
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December 22, 2009 Marvin Regil, 29, 26 Second St., Chelsea, was arrested for violation of protective order. December 23, 2009 Carl P. Conway, 45, 55 Staples Ave., Everett, was arrested for shoplifting. December 25, 2009 Joseph Reid, 57, 25 Courtland St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. December 26, 2009 Cleber DeSouza,...

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Socket to Ya – Electric rates in Massachusetts are some of the highest in the country

December 17, 2009
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Socket to Ya – Electric rates in Massachusetts are some of the highest in the country

Leaving the porch light on, running an air conditioner at night or using a longer cycle on the clothes dryer are all decisions that, in Massachusetts, will cost more than just about anywhere else in the country. As the cost of everything has risen in the last few years, electricity rates in Massachusetts have...

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