Police Briefs 01-27-2016

January 28, 2016
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Monday, 1/11 Sheneka Lucretia, 24, 47 Woodlawn St., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering in the night with intent to commit felony. Juan Morales-Ventura, 18, 28 Autumn St., Everett, was arrested for trespassing. Marquille Morrisey, 28, 9 Oliver St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Tuesday, 1/12 Jose Adonai Huezo, 24, 115 Buckman...

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A Timely Motion

January 28, 2016
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One can seldom pick up a newspaper or listen to the radio or television news without hearing about the opioid crisis that is afflicting so many people in so many communities. Wealthier communities than Everett are struggling with this problem. That is why no one should consider the opioid crisis as peculiar only to...

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Sports 01-27-2016

January 28, 2016
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EHS Roundup EHS girls roll to big victories, now at 9-2 The Everett High girls basketball team raised its record to a sterling 9-2 with a pair of impressive victories this past week. The Lady Crimson Tide entertained Lawrence in a non-league contest last Wednesday and played rude hosts, routing the visitors by a runaway...

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Local Hammers:Wynn Everett Chooses Boston’s Suffolk Construction to Build Casino

January 22, 2016
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When hammers start pounding nails on the new Wynn Everett casino, the hands holding those hammers will be local hands working for a local company. Wynn Resorts announced a major milestone in the development of its $1.7 billion Wynn Resort in Everett by naming Suffolk Construction Company of Boston as general contractor for the...

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City Appoints New Director of IT

January 22, 2016
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Dorgan as Director of Informational Technology for the City of Everett. Dorgan brings to the position extensive IT and support services and network administration to the City of Everett. Dorgan has been a City employee for four years as a member of the...

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In Everett,It Was a Sign that Drew Dr Bob Singer to Town

January 22, 2016
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In Everett,It Was a Sign that Drew Dr Bob Singer to Town

In a day and age when health care and its costs are of paramount concern and of extreme complexity, a small typewritten sign that caught the attention of Dr. Bob Singer when he came to Everett 34 years ago seems to endure in its simplicity – and its implied sense of compassion. When Dr....

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PACE Group Launches Power of 6 Campaign,New Website

January 22, 2016
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The Parents Action Committee of Everett (PACE) has launched a new website www.everettparents.org) and is activating a new campaign called ‘The Power of 6.’ PACE has been around for about four years and focusing on middle school aged children in grades 5-8 – specifically on preventing them from using alcohol. It is a federally...

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Police Briefs 01-20-2016

January 22, 2016
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Monday, 12/28 Wanderson Barreto, 27, 89 Kenmore Rd., Medford was arrested for illegal possession of a Class A substance; illegal possession of a Class B substance and receiving stolen property over $250. Wednesday, 12/30 Freddie Lopez, 335, 21 Hamlet St., Malden was arrested on (3) warrants. Thursday, 12/31 Alex Oliveira, 37, 16 Beacham St.,...

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The Weather

January 22, 2016
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Maybe we are getting old or maybe we were just spoiled. But the last few days have brought us back to reality that winter has come with a vengenance. Walking on the streets with the wind and patches of ice has just been brutal. One might think that it is hard to believe that...

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One Giant Step Forward

January 22, 2016
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The fact that Wynn Resorts has named Boston based Suffolk Construction as the builder of its project is a giant step toward the realization of the casino finally coming to fruition. With all the legal challenges and rumors floating around since Wynn was awarded the sole casino license, one had to wonder if Wynn...

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Sports 01-20-2016

January 22, 2016
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EHS Roundup EHS girls basketball defeats Malden, Somerville The Everett High girls basketball team improved to 7-2 overall and 3-0 in the Greater Boston League with a pair of big victories over GBL rivals Malden and Somerville this past week. Last Tuesday’s 55-38 conquest of Malden was a tighter battle than the final 17-point...

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Obituaries 01-20-2016

January 22, 2016
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John Avakian Licensed electrician John P. Avakian of Everett entered into rest unexpectedly on January 11. He was 67 years old. Born in Stoneham, Jack lived in Everett for most of his life. He was a licensed electrician. He was the beloved son of the late Margaret (Cataldo) and Charles Avakian; brother of the...

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EHS Sophomore Writes a Winning Essay

January 20, 2016
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EHS Sophomore Writes a Winning Essay

Everett High School (EHS) Principal Erick Naumann, essay winner and EHS sophomore Unglid Paul, EHS teacher Haley Cunningham, and Everett Public Schools Social Studies Director Nicholas Markos.

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Presidential Candidate Sanders Will Target Everett Voters from New MA Office

January 20, 2016
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Presidential Candidate Sanders Will Target Everett Voters from New MA Office

By Katy Rogers The first official campaign office in Massachusetts for Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders opened its doors on Saturday morning, Jan 9. Sanders supporters arrived in the hundreds to congregate at the new Charlestown location, which is just down from the Everett line adjacent to Sullivan Square Station at 89 Cambridge St. The...

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Sal DiDomenico Leads Locals to NH for Hillary Clinton

January 20, 2016
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Sal DiDomenico Leads Locals to NH for Hillary Clinton

By Katy Rogers It’s been no secret that State Sen. Sal DiDomenico has been openly supporting Hillary Clinton and her campaign for president as the New Hampshire and Massachusetts Primary Elections quickly approach, and recently he has travelled to New Hampshire with many of his local supporters to put his energy behind that proclamation....

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Chartering a New Beginning at the Monsanto Site

January 20, 2016
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Chartering a New Beginning at the Monsanto Site

There’s something to be said for cleaning up after others, but in the case of Bob Delhome and his company, Charter Environmental, they are cleaning up the sins of the past caused by so many others – that being some of the state’s worst environmentally polluted sites. Currently, the 19-year-old environmental remediation company is...

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Paul Honored by the Daughters of the American Revolution

January 20, 2016
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An Everett High School sophomore has written an award-winning essay that examines two monumental journeys that occurred 400 years apart — Christopher Columbus’ voyage to the new world and Charles Lindbergh’s solo flight across the Atlantic. Unglid Paul’s essay, which was selected from a pool of more than 100 local entries, was submitted to...

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Narcan Training Event Set for January 25

January 20, 2016
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The Everett Community Health Partnership – Substance Abuse Coalition will host a community Narcan training on Monday, January 25, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Parlin Library Community Room, 410 Broadway. This training will be conducted by the Cambridge Needle Exchange and is co-sponsored by the City of Everett, Everett Overcoming Addiction, OPEN –...

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Police Briefs 01-13-2016

January 20, 2016
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Monday, 12/21 Brenda MacDonald, 55, 0f 258 Vine St., Everett, was arrested for shoplifting. Wednesday, 12/23 Rasean Brown, 22, 72 Willowwood St., Boston, was arrested for larceny of property over $25, resisting arrest, disorderly person. Cassandra Etienne, 24, 3037 Washington St., Roxbury, was arrested for larceny of property over $250, resisting arrest, assault and...

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Letters to the Editor

January 20, 2016
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I welcomes another busy legislative year, reflects on 2015  Dear Editor, The New Year is always full of promise, providing a fresh start and great expectations. However, it is also a time to reflect upon all that has been accomplished in the previous year and what still remains to be done. Last year, the...

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Keeping a Community Healthy

January 20, 2016
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By Mayor Carlo DeMaria Throughout my life I have never felt better than when I committed myself to eating a balanced diet. It is truly amazing how much better you feel when you know you are building a better body through proper diet and exercise. That is why I am very excited about the...

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Sports 01-13-2016

January 20, 2016
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EHS Roundup Lady Crimson Tide win two, now at 5-2 The Everett High girls basketball team won a pair of key contests this past week to improve to 5-2 on the season. Last Wednesday the Lady Crimson Tide avenged a 61-49 loss on their home floor the previous week to Lynn Classical with a 51-48...

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Obituaries 01-13-2016

January 20, 2016
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Carl Walker Mass Dept. of Employment and Training retiree Carl T. Walker  passed away on January 5 at the Golden Living Center – Dexter House. He was 86 years old. Carl was born in Boston on December 1, 1929, the natural son of the late Bertha M. (Sparrow) Anderson of Malden and James Covenia....

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Swearing In

January 7, 2016
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Swearing In

Councilor at Large Mike Mangan (photo left) gets sworn in for another term on the Council at Monday night’s Inauguration Ceremonies in Everett City Hall, along with the other city councillors and the School Committee. Shortly after the ceremony, the Council elected Councillor.

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