Wynn Resort in Everett Reaches Final Step Toward Environmental Certification

August 27, 2014
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Wynn took a major step forward in its proposed $1.6 billion 5-star resort in Everett yesterday as the State of Massachusetts issued comments on the project’s Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR). The FEIR comments are an anticipated part of the final phase of review by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs and...

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Celebrating Labor Day

August 26, 2014
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The United States of America will celebrate the federal Labor Day holiday this Monday, Sept. 1. President Grover Cleveland first established it as an official holiday in 1894 to recognize the contributions of workers. Local residents will mark the holiday with backyard barbecues and other events as Labor Day has come to signal the...

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Football Jamboree Friday Night

August 26, 2014
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We expect a large crowd at the first Northeastern Conference-GBL Football Jamboree scheduled for this Friday night at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. Of course, our Crimson Tide will play in the feature scrimmage against a very good Lynn Classical team. Head coach John DiBiaso and his staff have assembled another exciting team that will...

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Senator DiDomenico Acquires Funding for Connolly Center Kitchen Remodel in Senate Budget

August 26, 2014
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Senator Sal DiDomenico recently announced that his amendment to acquire funding for the Connolly Senior Center kitchen remodel passed in the Senate budget “I am happy to announce that my amendment was passed in the budget,” said Senator DiDomenico. “As a frequent visitor to the Connolly Center I know this is a much needed...

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Letters Editor

August 26, 2014
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Thank you for fighting for us Dear Representative Matewsky, Thank you, for demonstrating the courage to stand before Massport and the F.A.A., on behalf of the citizens of Everett. We agree that that the constant noise of aircraft overhead is unacceptable, and while we recognize that aircraft must fly, we cannot accept the frequency...

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State Representative Matewsky Comments on Logan Airport Noise Abatement

August 26, 2014
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On Friday, July 19, U. S. Senator Edward Markey hosted a seminar for and on behalf of Massport, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) and invited state legislators. The purpose of the seminar, which was held at the John F. Kennedy Building in Boston, was to notify communities within...

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Obituaries 08-27-2014

August 26, 2014
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Carmine Piantedosi Of Piantedosi Baking Company of Everett and Malden Carmine A. Piantedosi of Lynnfield died on August 23 from complications of a stroke at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Salem. He was 93 years old. Carmine spent 60 years building Piantedosi Baking Company in Everett and then Malden, alongside his brothers Joe and...

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Shute Library Renovations Progressing: Project Expected to Be Completed in November

August 25, 2014
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Shute Library Renovations Progressing: Project Expected to Be Completed in November

When the Shute Library closed its doors early in August of 2013, the plan was for construction to begin shortly thereafter, with a 10-12 month construction schedule. Unfortunately, those plans did not proceed precisely as expected, with a few delays and surprises halting the project until December, and construction of the new addition and...

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The Cover Girls to Headline Cityfest

August 25, 2014
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The Cover Girls to Headline Cityfest

Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that the Boston Area Premier of the Original Cover Girls Reunion Tour will be at this year’s annual Cityfest Celebration!!  The event will take place on Saturday, September 13th, from Noon to 5:00PM in Everett Square. Who doesn’t remember the hits “Show Me,” “Wishing on a Star,”...

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Tuesday, August 26th Opening for Everett Public Schools

August 25, 2014
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Tuesday, August 26th Opening for Everett Public Schools

Public Schools Superintendent Frederick F. Foresteire announced that Everett Public Schools will open for the 2014-2015 school year on Tuesday, August 26th  for all students in Grades One through Eight, as well as all Grade Nine students attending Everett High School for the first time.  They should report to their respective schools no later...

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Mayor DeMaria Speaks at Massachusetts Gaming Commission Final Public Hearing

August 25, 2014
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Mayor DeMaria Speaks at Massachusetts Gaming Commission Final Public Hearing

Last Tuesday, Mayor Carlo DeMaria had the pleasure of speaking at the Massachusetts Gaming Commission final Public Hearing.  Once again, Mayor DeMaria and the City of Everett showed that Wynn is the best bet for Everett and for Massachusetts. The Mayor explained the opportunity the development could present the City in terms of resources...

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School Year Begins

August 25, 2014
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You know it’s almost the end of summer when our vaunted Everett High School football team has begun practice for the new season. The calendar says that summer will be here officially until Sept. 22, but when the students are heading back to school and our high school and Pop Warner teams are back...

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City Seeks Christmas Tree Donation for 2014

August 25, 2014
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Do you have a pine tree that has just gotten too big for your yard or property?  Want to have it removed free of charge?  Then consider donating it to the City of Everett for the 2014 City Holiday Tree Lighting! Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City Services Department are once again looking for ...

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Wynn Resort in Everett Targets LEED Platinum Certification

August 25, 2014
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Wynn has announced that its $1.6 billion resort in Everett will strive to exceed the state-mandated LEED Gold Certification by targeting LEED Platinum Certification. LEED Platinum is the highest rating of sustainability designated by the industry leading U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) and will help make the Wynn...

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EHS Females Participate in an Exciting and Challenging STEM Workshop

August 25, 2014
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In an effort to narrow the gap between male and female involvement in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), an Everett High School math teacher organized a two-day summer workshop that enabled girls to deepen their involvement in the school’s STEM Team. For the past three years, EHS students have taken...

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Police Briefs 08-20-2014

August 25, 2014
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Monday, 8/4/14 Edward Sanabria Ayala, 23, 176 Bowdoin St., Malden, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed and failure to stop/yield. Tuesday, 8/5/14 Gregory Maitre, 19, 44 Gledhill Ave., Everett, was arrested for operating under the influence of drugs, non-transparent window obstruction and public consumption of marijuana. Wednesday, 8/6/14 Vincent Ascoll, 51, 209 Bow...

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Obituaries 08-20-2014

August 25, 2014
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Adeline ‘Lil’ Prestera Retired Bookkeeper City of Everett Auditor’s Office; Past President of Everett Post 176 American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Adeline “Lil” (Luciano) Prestera of Everett died peacefully at home on August 17. She was a retired bookkeeper for the City of Everett Auditor’s Office and Past President of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary,...

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Everett’s National Night out

August 13, 2014
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Everett’s National Night out

Everett’s National Night Out drew in its largest crowd to date on the evening of Tuesday, August 5 at the Recreation Center on Elm Street. The crowd enjoyed the free festivities, including hot dogs, balloons, and a Police K9 demonstration. Everett citizens of all ages gathered on the sunny evening to participate. Pictured are...

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Wynn Everett Unveils Its Transportation Plan: $65 Million in Major Traffic Improvements Are Planned

August 13, 2014
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Wynn Everett Unveils  Its Transportation Plan: $65 Million in Major Traffic Improvements Are Planned

Wynn Everett officials unveiled its transportation plan, outlining a series of major improvements to roadways, intersections, sidewalks, bikeways, traffic lights, and signage on the routes leading to the proposed $1.6 billion casino/resort on the former Monsanto site in Everett. Robert DeSalvio, senior vice president – development for Wynn Resorts and Alexandra Siu, manager, traffic...

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Senator Tarr, Representative Matewsky Legislate Against Animal Cruelty

August 13, 2014
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Senator Tarr, Representative Matewsky Legislate Against Animal Cruelty

In the final days of the Senate Session, Bruce E. Tarr- Republican Gloucester with his Senate colleagues advanced into law Animal Cruelty Protection Legislation. State Representative Wayne A. Matewsky – Democrat, Everett, for the House of Representatives pro-actively sought and advanced the criminalization of animal cruelty – abuse and the establishment of mandatory punishment...

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Receivership Property

August 13, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Director of Inspectional Services, James Soper, are pleased to report that the property at 28 Central Ave, which previously was put into receivership has successfully been sold.  The sale was conducted by a licensed auctioneer on Friday, August 1st and was awarded to the highest bidder Fernanda and Leandro Macedo....

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Mayor Announces 2014 Cityfest Date

August 13, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that this year’s annual Cityfest Celebration will be on Saturday, September 13th, from Noon to 5:00PM in Everett Square. Come to Norwood Street and celebrate our community with loads of entertainment, food, and fun for the whole family. In addition to booths highlighting local shops and restaurants,...

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Wynn Everett Transportation Plan Is Well-thought out; Will Improve Traffic Flow

August 13, 2014
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Wynn Everett officials will invest $65 million in traffic improvements for its $1.6 billion five-star resort/casino, which is great news for all motorists who at one time or another have been caught in tie-ups during rush hour at Sullivan Square, on Route 99 in Everett, or at Santilli Circle. The transportation plan is very...

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“One Everett” Pushes Registration Drive

August 13, 2014
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“One Everett” Kicked off its 2014 Citywide Voter Registration Campaign in front of Everett City Hall. This event was co-sponsored by La Comunidad, Everett Haitian and Children Services Community Center, Tri-Cap, Cambridge Health Alliance and SEIU 32BJ – Jobs with Justice. The primary focus of the alliances assembled was to inform the community of...

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