Everett Police Say Man Arrested in Terrorism Case Completely off Police Grid

June 11, 2015
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Before last Tuesday, June 2, Everett Police had not so much given David Wright of Linden Street a traffic ticket. The alleged terrorism conspirator who lived quietly in Everett is now under arrest and has helped FBI Investigators learn about the plot by Wright’s friend, Usaamah Abdullah Rahim of Roslindale, to behead police officers...

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MGC Gives Wynn High Marks for Early Diversity Contracts

June 11, 2015
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) gave high marks to Wynn Everett officials for their early use of women, minority and veteran contractors. During a quarterly review of the Wynn Everett project by MGC Commissioners at a May 28 meeting in Boston, Commissioners said Wynn had done a great job of reaching out to diverse...

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Sports 06-10-2015

June 11, 2015
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EHS Roundup Softball, baseball teams eliminated from tourney The Everett High softball and baseball teams were eliminated from the MIAA Division 1 North State Tournament this past week. The softball squad, which entered the tourney as the 15th seed in the D-1 North with a 12-8 record,  defeated Bishop Fenwick, the 18th seed with...

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Obituaries 06-10-2015

June 11, 2015
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Pauline Fritz Took great pride in her family Pauline (McCormick) Fritz of Everett passed away at the Melrose Wakefield Hospital on June 7. She was 76 years old. Pauline was born in Boston on January 26, 1939, one of 11 children of the late James and Mary (Southwell) McCormick. She was raised in Everett...

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Angelo’s Touch Hair Styling Welcomes 4th Generation Barber

June 4, 2015
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Angelo’s Touch Hair Styling Welcomes 4th Generation Barber

Jason William Logiudice and his father, Angelo, the well known and respected proprietor of Angelo’s Touch Hair Styling, are shown here receiving a City Citation from Council President Fred Capone.   Jason recently joined the family business as a 4th generation barber.   His dad has been a barber for 37 years and has...

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Best in Show

June 4, 2015
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Best in Show

Best in show was awarded to Janice McPhee who is shown standing with her prize-winning painting during the 47th Annual Everett Arts Association Spring Arts Festival. The show took place last Saturday and Sunday at the Connolly Center.

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MGC Fires Back Against Boston Lawsuit, Calls for Dismissal July 9

June 4, 2015
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) is striking back with strong language aimed at the City of Boston in a motion to dismiss its amended lawsuit, which was announced at a press conference in Charlestown May 21. The Boston amended lawsuit, among many other things, called for all five MGC members to be replaced and...

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Local Reviews to Begin on Wynn Casino Project

June 4, 2015
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Local Reviews to Begin on Wynn Casino Project

As the Wynn Everett casino begins to slowly move forward, local reviews of the gigantic project are set to begin – including a Site Plan Review meeting on June 22. Wynn Everett officials appeared before the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) on Thursday, May 28, to brief the Commission as part of a regular quarterly...

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Boston Snubs Baker Admin Meeting on Sullivan Square Traffic plan

June 4, 2015
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Wynn Everett officials, the City of Everett and a large contingent of state and municipal officials met Monday morning with state Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack in Boston about long-term casino-related traffic plans in Charlestown’s Sullivan Square, but noticeably absent at the table was anyone from the City of Boston or the Boston Transportation Department...

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First Candlelight Vigil Will Remember Those Lost to Addiction

June 4, 2015
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Unlike with other tragic deaths, long lines of well-wishers don’t often show up at the front door for families whose loved ones have died from heroin overdoses. In fact, the visitors are few and far between, and often in communities like Everett, the deceased is quietly – and sometimes secretly – mourned. That’s the...

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Instagram Is Instant, but the Effects Can Last Forever, Says Consultant

June 4, 2015
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Instagram Is Instant, but the Effects Can Last Forever, Says Consultant

Anyone who is a parent and isn’t exactly sure of the difference between a Candygram and Instagram could have found the perfect forum Monday night when the Everett Schools hosted an expert in Internet apps and their unfortunate use for ‘Sexting.’ The world of ‘sexting’ and cyber malfeasance shown its ugly head in Everett...

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Police Briefs 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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Monday, 5/18 Manuel Nunes, 28, 41 Boylston St., Malden was arrested for being a disorderly person. Dante Quint, 27, 260 Mass. Ave., Arlington, was arrested on warrants. Ismael Torres-Sae, 46, 41 Hooker St., Allston, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed. Tuesday, 5/19 Eric Carswell Rumdor, 35, 7 Alpine Ave., Everett, was arrested on...

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Congratulations, Graduates

June 4, 2015
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There is perhaps no event or occasion in the life of a community that is greeted with such universally shared joy as a high school graduation. Even for those of us who may not have a direct connection to a graduate, graduation season evokes deep memories from our long-ago youth, when our lives were...

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Sports 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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Bessler pitches a perfect game EHS softball hosts Fenwick in tourney opener The Everett High softball team will open play in the North Sectional of the MIAA Division 1 softball state tournament when the Lady Crimson Tide host Bishop Fenwick today (Wednesday) on the softball diamond at Glendale Park. The first pitch is set...

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Obituaries 06-03-2015

June 4, 2015
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William Daley Automobile salesman William J. Daley of Everett entered into rest on May 31 in the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was 72 years old. Born in Medford, Bill lived in Everett for many years and was an automobile salesman by profession. He was the devoted son of the late Grace (Brennan)...

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EHS Allied Health Academy Students Visit The Shriners Hospital for Children

May 28, 2015
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EHS Allied Health Academy Students Visit The Shriners Hospital for Children

            On Wednesday, April 29, the senior internship students in Everett High School’s Allied Health Academy visited Shriners Hospital for Children in Boston. The students enjoyed an informative presentation by Shriners Hospital Education Coordinator Carol Scott, MS, RN-BC. She talked to the students about growth and development, burn prevention and burn...

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Community Places Flags in Honor of Memorial Day

May 28, 2015
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Community Places Flags in Honor of Memorial Day

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Veterans Services would like to thank the many volunteers who took part in the recent veteran flag placement events. Families, local Boy Scout troops and local officials came together to place flags on Veterans graves at the Glenwood and Woodlawn Cemeteries in preparation for Memorial Day.

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The Metropolitan Planning Office to Hold Next Meeting in Everett

May 28, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Office (MPO) will be holding the next MPO public meeting on Thursday, June 25th at 5:30PM at Everett City Hall, Room 37, 484 Broadway. The MPO is responsible for conducting the federally required metropolitan transportation-planning process for the Boston metropolitan area. The MPO uses this...

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Demaria Says ‘It’s Everett’s Time,’Boston Should Work Together on Casino

May 28, 2015
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Demaria Says ‘It’s Everett’s Time,’Boston Should Work Together on Casino

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh and his administration held a major press conference last Thursday afternoon to announce a significant amendment to their lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), and ultimately, the Wynn project – calling for the MGC Commissioners to be dismissed, the Wynn license to be nullified and the casino process for...

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City Works Summer Camp Enrollment Now Open

May 28, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is happy to announce that the Everett Health and Wellness Center is now accepting registration applications for the 2015 summer City Works youth program. The program accommodates children between the ages of six and thirteen. City Works is a six-week program from July 6th though August 14th filled with activities that...

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Police Briefs 05-27-2015

May 28, 2015
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Monday, 5/11 Elie Chery, 27, 129 Franklin St., Cambridge, was arrested for assault and battery on a police officer and with resisting arrest. Elena Moreira, 24, 58 Summer St., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering in the day with intent to commit a felony with malicious destruction of property over $250. Tanya Stephens,...

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Mayor Demaria Welcomes Students to City Hall for Student Government Day

May 28, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria, recently joined Representative Joe McGonagle, Superintendent Fred Foresteire, and employees of the City of Everett in welcoming members of the Everett High School junior class to Student Government Day at City Hall. Student Government Day is an informative program about City government that includes students participating in the role of elected...

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Letter to the Editor

May 28, 2015
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ECG is growing Everett Community Growers (ECG) is pleased to announce the start of its expanded 2015 growing season. We are a group of Everett residents under the leadership of the Everett Community Health Partnership who strive to create healthy neighborhoods by increasing food security and self-sufficiency for families in Everett. We have over...

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Sports 05-27-2015

May 28, 2015
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EHS softball team qualifies for State Tournament Bessler, Uga lead Tide to 1-0 win over Lowell The Everett High softball team celebrated Senior Day in fitting fashion Monday afternoon at Glendale Park with a dramatic, walk-off, 1-0 victory over Lowell that qualified coach Stacy Poste’s Lady Crimson Tide for the state tournament. Prior to...

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