City of Everett Open Job Positions

September 5, 2014
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The City of Everett will be hiring two (2) Greeters to work out of City Hall. We are looking for diverse individuals with a multi-lingual background proficient in Haitian Creole, Spanish and Portuguese. Greet people as they come into City Hall Assist in translation services The City of Everett is hiring a Program Assistant...

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Sports 09-04-2014

September 5, 2014
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Carol A. (Thomas) Colarusso of Everett entered into rest unexpectedly on August 25 in the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was 82 years old. Born in Boston, Carol resided in Everett for many years. She worked in various banking institutions as a bank teller for several years and enjoyed bowling with her ladies’...

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Obituaries 09-04-2014

September 5, 2014
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Rachel Musker Worked at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford Rachel (Parisi) Musker, a lifelong resident of Everett, entered into rest unexpectedly on August 27 in the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was 61 years old. Rachel, who worked for the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Medford as a patient transporter, was the wife of...

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GBL-NEC Football Jamboree a Success

September 5, 2014
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GBL-NEC Football Jamboree a Success

Everett High School’s first GBL-NEC football jamboree was a huge success as the event, matching four schools from each league, drew a large crowd to Everett Memorial Stadium Friday night. Of course, the Crimson Tide made it a successful showing on the field as well as coach John DiBiaso’s 2014 Everett contingent defeated Lynn...

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MGC Adopts Flexible Rating Process in Licensing Hearings, to Begin Monday

September 5, 2014
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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) is getting set to begin the evaluations of both Region A casino applications next Monday in a complex, but deliberate, process that is likely to last one week or, perhaps, more. Like the previous slot license award, there will be no simple up and down vote about who to...

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Wynn Offers MBTA $6 Million For Land to Build Access Road

September 5, 2014
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Wynn Resorts has offered $6 million cash to the MBTA for the purchase of three parcels of land on Lower Broadway that would allow the potential casino the ability to create an access road from Rt. 99. The two-acre parcel is within the MBTA’s large maintenance facility on Lower Broadway and would allow for...

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Summer City Works Participates In Community Service

August 27, 2014
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Summer City Works Participates  In Community Service

Recently over 100 of Everett’s youth, who are attending the City Works summer camp, assisted the Everett Beautification Committee in building flower beds and planting flowers outside of the Samuel Gentile Recreation Center. Camp members and counselors planted the flowers in an effort to teach the youth about the importance of community participation and...

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Right on Course: Brodeur Has TPC Boston Ready for PGA Playoff Event

August 27, 2014
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Right on Course: Brodeur Has TPC Boston Ready for PGA Playoff Event

The Deutsche Bank Championship (DBC) is this weekend and Tom Brodeur, golf course superintendent at Tournament Player’s Club Boston, has the course ready for the world’s best golfers. “The course for the tournament is not a lot different than it is for what we normally provide for the membership,” said Brodeur, who...

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Old Friends

August 27, 2014
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Old Friends

Former Ambassador to the Vatican and Mayor of the City of Boston, Raymond Flynn joined by his lovely wife Kathleen took time in their busy schedule to meet with their old friend State Representative Wayne A. Matewsky. The Flynn’s were visiting the State House as special guests of House Speaker Robert DeLeo.

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Everett Community Health Partnership: Everett Community Health Partnership to Hold Event to Build Support for Commercial Urban Agriculture Expansion Project

August 27, 2014
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In March of this year, the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) awarded the Everett Community Health Partnership (ECHP) one of nine Urban Agriculture grants to explore the development of commercial urban agriculture in Everett. With this grant funding, ECHP, through the Everett Community Growers, mapped land suitable for food growing, held various community...

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Where’s the Excitement?: State Rep Race Seen as Big Draw Here

August 27, 2014
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With just under two weeks to go before the September 9 state primary election, Everett City Clerk Michael Matarazzo said this week that there has been little to no local chatter around City Hall about the upcoming election and even less activity with regard to absentee ballot requests. “I’d have to go and check...

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Governor’s Race Fails to Excite: Clerk Predicts Lower Turnout than in 2010

August 27, 2014
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For Everett City Clerk Mike Matarazzo, the story in the upcoming Primary election in Everett, and around the state, is in how little interest there seems to be in the races at the top of the ticket, for Governor. “In 2010, when (current Governor) Deval Patrick was running unopposed, we had a turnout of...

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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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