The new football field

June 10, 2010
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The new artificial turf field at Everett Memorial Stadium is nearing completion. And what a moment that will be for this city and for this city’s athletes. When that field is ready and open, it will become a 24/7 possibility for football and soccer players, when before it could barely be used because the...

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Chasing down water Users who don’t pay

June 10, 2010
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For many, many years in this city it was a well known best kept secret that many of the city’s major water users had meters that didn’t record the true level of water use and in some instances, major users by-passed their water meters relying on the city’s inability to read the meters correctly...

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Arrest Report 06-09-2010

June 10, 2010
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Monday, May 31 Chazz M. Campbell, 25, 25 Sherman St., Medford, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Tuesday, June 1 Arthur Russell, 55, 336 Broadway, Everett, was arrested on a arrest warrant. Wednesday, June 2 Gary Brown, 54, 34 Woodlawn St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Luis Mondini, 20, 394...

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Obituaries 06-09-2010

June 10, 2010
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Paul Cunneen Plumber, Former Everett Pop Warner Coach Paul R. Cunneen, a local plumber in Malden and surrounding areas, passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital surrounded by his loving family on June 4 following a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was 47 years old. Born in Chelsea, the son of Lorraine...

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Budget woes – Aldermen and Councilors tackle 2011 city budget

June 5, 2010
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A joint meeting of the Common Council and the Board of Aldermen held May 19 on the 2011 budget broke the bad news. Everything is going up in the City and the safety net from the state to fund some of these expenses has gaping holes. Whether they were looking at the increasing school...

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Time to put an end to drag racing on the Parkway

June 5, 2010
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A high-ranking State Police official said that it is time to re-think the seriousness of drag racing on the state’s roads – including Revere Beach Parkway and Rt. 1 in Everett. “It’s got to be viewed much differently than drag racing in the ‘old days,’” said Major Edward Amodeo, commander of Troop A –...

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Everett murder under Investigation by DA

June 5, 2010
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Since 72-year old Carol Whyte was found dead in a pool of blood in the kitchen of her 98 Lynn Street home two weeks ago, aState Police investigators, Everett police and the office of Middlesex District Attorney Gerard Leone launched into an intensive investigation into the circumstances of her death. The DA’s office ruled...

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Everett to face Newton South in first round

June 5, 2010
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The Everett High baseball team concluded its 2010 campaign by splitting its final two games of the season last week. Coach Joe Marchese’s Crimson Tide defeated Triton Regional 4-2 last Wednesday in a game played on the diamond at Bentley College. Joe Saia was the starting pitcher for Everett and tossed five strong innings...

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Softball team wins pair, finishes regular season at 13-7

June 5, 2010
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The Everett High softball team captured two games in fine fashion this past week, winning a pair of tight contests to finish its regular season at 13-7. Coach Stacy Poste and her squad now are awaiting the announcement of the MIAA seedings and opening round opponents in the state tourney that was supposed to...

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Crimson Tide tracksters compete at Div. 1 State Meet

June 5, 2010
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A number of members of the Everett High boys track team competed in Saturday’s Division 1 State Track Meet at Dilboy Stadium in Somerville. David Lima finished as the top rated Crimson Tide competitor at the meet, for which participants must qualify in order to compete, finishing in 11th place in the 400 meter...

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EHS art rocks

June 5, 2010
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Those of us who love art, who follow artists, who enjoy the nuances of different styles of art were very impressed with the works of art produced by Everett High School students and displayed at the recent Senior Art Show held at the High School. Art is about the ineffable, and the ineffable is...

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The city budget

June 5, 2010
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The city appears to have very reasonably arrived at a balanced budget for the coming year. However, if the city does not work out an agreement with its municipal employees on personal health insurance, there will be no way for the city to make up the difference between the money it has and the...

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Dennis Hopper

June 5, 2010
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Who among us who are over 50 did not come to know Dennis Hopper as an actor and a real life, real time character of the first order? And who among us did not come to really enjoy Hopper’s later work, the great movie roles that came after Easy Rider? He was a rebel...

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Arrest Report 06-02-2010

June 5, 2010
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Sunday, May 23 Santos Benitez Cruz, 39, 21 Myrtle St., Everett, was arrested for protective custody. Rayshawn Matthews, 23, 22 Clark St., Malden, was arrested on a warrant. Amanda Oliverio, 21, 132 Glendale St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Richard Silva, 32, 1178 Fellsway St., Malden, was arrested for being disorderly...

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Obituaries 05-02-2010

June 5, 2010
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Theodore ‘Ted’ Parsons Of Florida, formerly of Everett Theodore “Ted” Parsons of Fort Myers, Florida formerly of Everett, died on May 27. He is survived by his wife of 50 years Judith (Zannino) Parsons; his children, AnnMarie Bannon and her husband, Phil, and Theresa Goodreau, all of Everett, Arthur “Skip” Parsons and his wife,...

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Former Assistant Superintendent Peter Dolan, dead at 63

June 4, 2010
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Former Assistant Superintendent Peter Dolan, dead at 63

For more than 30 years, Peter Dolan was a pillar of the Everett School Department. He was a mentor to thousands of students. He was a trusted colleague among the principals who head all the schools, and he was a lifelong friend of Superintendent of Schools Fred Foresteire. According to those who went out...

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Aldermen receive feasibility study

June 4, 2010
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A long awaited feasibility study concerning properties owned by the city was apparently delivered to city hall earlier this week and will shortly be made available to the Board of Aldermen, according to Aldermanic President Robert Van Campen. “All of us will have a chance to review and to study the feasibility report and...

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Memorial Day Weekend

June 4, 2010
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The weekend that signals the official beginning of the summer of 2010 is upon us. We have no idea what this summer will hold for all of us, for our nation, or for the community of man. After all, it is impossible to know what lies ahead before it happens. The holiday memorializing America’s...

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EHS baseball team clinches share of GBL title, tourney spot

June 4, 2010
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The Everett High baseball team enjoyed an eventful week that saw Coach Joe Marchese’s Crimson Tide win three of four games, clinch at least a share of a GBL title, and punch their ticket for a Journey to the Tourney. The Everett diamondmen began their big week with a 14-5 pounding of archrival Malden...

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Peter J. Dolan

June 4, 2010
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The death of Peter Dolan at 63 is a great loss for this city. Although he moved away to Melrose to raise his family there, his professional life in its entirety was spent here and this city was the love of his life in as much as a city can come to dominate so...

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The fire on Bow Street

June 4, 2010
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The Everett Fire Department deserves great credit for battling the wild fire that led to the total destruction of a structure on Bow Street Monday night. Without a quick and sure response, without leadership and understanding of the task at hand, this fire could have been a much bigger problem. Two firefighters were injured...

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The Celtics

June 4, 2010
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The Celtics lost a close one which they could have won but it simply wasn’t in the cards. However, the Celtics showed themselves to be a team of destiny, capable of defeating the Orlando Magic and moving on to the Los Angeles Lakers in all likelihood. No one can win every game. Not even...

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EHS softball team qualifies for tourney

June 4, 2010
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It was an up and down week for the Everett High softball team that saw Coach Stacey Poste’s squad end on a high note with a 15-0 shellacking of Arlington on Saturday to avenge an earlier 2-0 loss to their former GBL rival. The Lady Crimson Tide’s rollercoaster week began in the rain last...

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Syblis speeds to GBL title in 200

June 4, 2010
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Everett High speedster Ian Syblis sprinted to victory in the 200 meter dash in a personal record (PR) time of 22.7 to capture the Greater Boston League title in that event last Thursday at the GBL’s all league meet at Dilboy Field. “Ian ran a great race,” said EHS head coach Shelanda Irish. “He...

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