Veteran Congressman wants to continue work on Alzheimer’s, Clean Energy

October 26, 2010
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Veteran Congressman wants to continue work on Alzheimer’s, Clean Energy

When veteran U.S. Congressman Ed Markey (D-Malden) begins talking about his accomplishments over the last two years, it’s a list that tends to take some time. Markey has been in the Congress for 34 years and is seeking re-election this year for his 7th Congressional seat, which includes Everett, Revere and Winthrop. Markey said...

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Congressional challengers says it is time for smaller, more intelligent government

October 26, 2010
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Congressional challengers says it is time for smaller, more intelligent government

It was the most tragic loss in his life that has pushed Dr. Gerry Dembrowski onward towards what would be his biggest win. Dembrowski, a Woburn Republican challenging for the 7th Congressional seat, told the Journal that he lost his wife this February to breast cancer, and it was her final words that kept...

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Dibiaso, Costello propel Everett past BC High, 37-27, to raise record to 6-0

October 26, 2010
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It was another successful takeoff and landing for the Jonathan DiBi-Air Show. DiBiaso, the sizzling southpaw, tossed three touchdown passes, two to Matt Costello, as the Everett High School football team bested Boston College High School, 37-27, in its final non-league game Friday night. DiBiaso tuned up for the upcoming Greater Boston League schedule...

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Down to the wire

October 26, 2010
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With the election next week, many of you who plan to vote already know who you will be voting for and why. The onslaught of radio and television advertisements and the general overhanded nature of newspaper and Internet coverage, will not further persuade or dissuade those who are already satisfied with the choices they...

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Arrest Report 10-26-2010

October 26, 2010
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Monday, October 18 Andrew Alexander, 47, 37 Oliver St., Everett, was arrested for malicious destruction of property over $250, assault with a dangerous weapon, breaking and entering nighttime with intent to commit crime, resisting arrest. Daniel Cassanos, 21, 47 Pearl St., Everett, was arrested for in possession of Class D drug with intent to...

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Obituaries 10-26-2010

October 26, 2010
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Barbara Ann Giannantonio R.M.V. retiree and Everett Emblem Club member Barbara Ann (Ayer)Giannantonio of Everett died on October 21. Mrs. Giannantonio was a member of the Everett Emblem Club and former Supreme Organist.  She was a retired employee of the R.M.V. The beloved wife of the late Orlando, she was the mother of Joseph...

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Power Play – Everett tops Xaverian in marquee non-leaque showdown

October 21, 2010
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Power Play – Everett tops Xaverian in marquee non-leaque showdown

If ever a team earned a No. 1 ranking, it is the Everett High School football team. The Crimson Tide moved into the top spot in the polls by virtue of a 28-7 dismantling of previously No. 1-ranked Xaverian High School, ending the Hawks’ 20-game winning streak before 4,000 fans at the Hawk Bowl...

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Charter Commission aiming for major changes – Bi-cameral government history if residents agree

October 21, 2010
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Everett city government as we know it may become a thing of the past if the Charter Commission and then a vote of the people approves the changes being discussed. At stake is the shape and form the Everett city government will take if changes to the 118 year-old city charter are finally made....

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Everett Credit Union to host FREE College Planning Seminar on October 28

October 21, 2010
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Everett Credit Union (ECU) is excited to offer a free seminar for high school students and parents concerned about paying for college. The seminar entitled “How to Prepare, Pay, and Stay in College” will give practical advice about the various forms of student financial aid, including scholarships, grants, and federal and private student loans,...

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Boys soccer teams hosts Medford Friday night at Stadium

October 21, 2010
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The Everett High boys soccer boys will entertain Medford Friday evening under the lights at the Stadium. Coach Fred Jannino and his squad will travel to Haverhill next Wednesday.

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EHS cross country teams defeat Lynn Classical

October 21, 2010
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The Everett High girls and boys cross country teams won their first meets of the season with victories over Lynn Classical last week. The girls triumphed by a score of 15-50 over Classical. Delmis Urquiza took first in a time of 25:20. Amber Whitney was the next Lady Crimson Tide runner across the line...

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EHS volleyball team beats Malden, drops heartbreakers

October 21, 2010
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The Everett High volleyball team posted an important league win over Malden and dropped two heartbreakers to GBL rival Somerville and non league foe Lowell in action this past week. “It definitely was a week of up and downs and very emotionally trying for us,” said EHS head coach Mike Fineran. “Although it would...

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EHS field hockey schedule

October 21, 2010
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The field hockey team hosted Peabody Monday, Malden yesterday (Tuesday), and Bishop Fenwick today. They will play at Swampscott Friday and entertain Braintree Tuesday.

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Sports 10-21-2010

October 21, 2010
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The ever improving Everett High girls soccer team notched two wins this past week with well deserved victories of 3-2 at Randolph and 1-0 over Somerville last week. Coach DeAnn Larabee’s squad now stands at 4-6-1 on the season and is within striking range of qualifying for a post season state tournament berth. “The...

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Arrest Report 10-21-2010

October 21, 2010
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Monday, October 11 Lugo E. Borrero, 34, 83 Fayette St., Lynn, was arrested for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor. Saulo Ribeiro, 37, 171 Brockton Ave., Abington, was arrested on a straight warrant. Juan Rivera, 49, 9 Chester Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for Operating Under the Influence of Liquor, open container of alcohol in...

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Crimson Tide’s victory over Xevarian remarkable

October 21, 2010
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Absolutely nothing going on in this city during the past two months has outdone what the Crimson Tide football team did Saturday afternoon in Westwood. The football team’s extraordinary play against the state’s leading team – which is also nationally ranked – will go down in local history as one of the Crimson Tide’s...

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Ken Strong

October 21, 2010
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Ken Strong was well known throughout this city for a lifetime. His death last week is a real loss for Everett. Ken was a good guy with heart and soul who loved to play music – and in his day, he was an orchestra leader. He loved Everett. To him, it was the greatest...

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Obituaries 10-21-2010

October 21, 2010
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Carolyn Shannon Of Malden, formerly of Everett Carolyn (French) Shannon of Malden, formerly of Everett, died on October 17.  She was the beloved wife of the late Ralph; mother of Paul Parker of Everett, Diane Davis of Malden, Karyn Griffin of Lynn, Kenneth Parker of Amesbury and Michael Shannon of Tennessee and is also...

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For Rep. Markey’s 21st Century Accessibility Act, the time is now

October 14, 2010
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For Rep. Markey’s 21st Century Accessibility Act, the time is now

President Barack Obama signed into law on Tuesday sweeping new legislation authored by Representative Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.). The 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act, which Rep. Markey introduced in June 2009, will enable Americans with disabilities to use a wide range of devices and services needed in the digital era, including smart...

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And you thought the Senate race was over?

October 14, 2010
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And you thought the Senate race was over?

By Joshua Resnek editor@everettindependent.com Barbara Bush is the Republican candidate running for the state senate against Senator Sal DiDomenico. She’s been getting around the district, spreading her word – which is smaller government, lower taxes and jobs. “When I say that to people people say to me – doesn’t everybody want that?” She’s a...

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Mayor meets with city leaders, police chiefs to discuss crime prevention

October 14, 2010
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Mayor meets with city leaders, police chiefs to discuss crime prevention

Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. brought together fellow City leaders, Mayor Richard Howard and Police Chief James Holland from Malden; City Manager Jay Ash and Chief Brian Kyes from Chelsea to discuss the recently publicized crimes in the area. Although publicized uptick in crime in the three cities is not an indicator of any new...

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Alford Street Bridge project slated to begin Nov. 8

October 14, 2010
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. recently received word from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (DOT) that the Alford Street Bridge Project is set to start on November 8. The three year project to restore the bridge will coincide with the upcoming reconstruction of Lower Broadway corridor of Route 99. The bridge construction calls for a...

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JD is Mr. TD – DiBiaso sets new TD passing records as Tide tune up for Xaverian with an easy victory over Taunton

October 14, 2010
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By Cary Shuman What better way to get ready for the game of the year than by producing the quarterbacking performance of the year – so far. Everett junior signal caller Jonathan DiBiaso tuned up for his team’s showdown with Xaverian by setting single-game and all-time records. The sizzling southpaw threw six touchdown passes...

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Volleyball team upends PJ in a thriller

October 14, 2010
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The Everett High volleyball team came through with one of the biggest wins in the program’s history with a dramatic, come-from-behind, 3-2 triumph over cross town rival Pope John High last Friday. “It was an amazing match for us,” said EHS head coach Mike Fineran, whose dad, Richard, just happens to be the coach...

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