Exciting Events:Mayor, Bonfire to Kick off Year of Celebrating 125th Anniversary

January 6, 2017
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By Seth Daniel If there’s one way to get a yearlong party started, it’s with a giant bonfire. Mayor Carlo DeMaria, in conjunction with the City Clerk’s Office, will kick off the 125th anniversary of Everett becoming a City next Monday, Jan. 9, during the State of the City Address, to be followed the...

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Wynn Hosting Vendor Fair for Furniture, Fixtures, Equipment

January 6, 2017
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Wynn Resorts is holding a vendor fair on Thursday, January 12, from 9 a.m. to noon at Anthony’s of Malden (105 Canal Street, Malden) for all local businesses who are interested in supplying any portion of the more than $90 million in furniture, fixtures and equipment that will be purchased to outfit the five-star...

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Police Briefs 01-04-2017

January 6, 2017
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Monday, 12/12 Kevin Krenn, 30, 45 Malden St., Everett, was arrested for larceny of property over $250 (2 counts), breaking and entering (2 counts). Derik Seaman, 34, 45 Malden, St., Everett, was arrested for default warrant, larceny of property over $250 (2 counts), breaking and entering (2 counts). Tuesday, 12/13 Yara Moutinho, 35, 20...

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Keeping A Community Healthy

January 6, 2017
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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 City of Everett’s new...

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MWRA Advisory Board Raises Concerns Over Mountain Biking

January 6, 2017
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In 2014, the American Waterworks Association declared MWRA’s water to be the best in the nation. (In fact, it won both first and second place both for the City of Boston’s and the MWRA’s own sample.) This was not a lucky coincidence, but the end result of a carefully crafted and intricate plan to...

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Obituaries 01-04-2017

January 6, 2017
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Francis ‘Frank’ Sullivan Everett DPW Playground Department retiree; former member of Everett VFW Francis T. “Frank” Sullivan passed away on Tuesday afternoon, December 27 at the Chelsea Soldier’s Home, surrounded by his loving family.  He was 97 years old. Born and raised in Everett, the son of the late John A. and Margaret W. (Clifford)...

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Poetry Out Loud

January 4, 2017
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Poetry Out Loud

Guest Poet Jamele Adams performs one of his own pieces of prose during the first Poetry Out Loud competition at Everett High School on Thursday, Dec. 22. Adams is a celebrated slam poet and encouraged Everett students to take a risk and get on stage.

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Boyce Reaches 1,000-Point Milestone

January 4, 2017
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Boyce Reaches 1,000-Point Milestone

By Joseph Salvatore Prezioso Everett High junior Ghared Boyce scored the 1,000th point of his career to highlight the Crimson Tide’s 83-51 victory over Belmont in the BABC Holiday Classic Tuesday at Cathedral High School. Boyce made a layup in the second quarter to reach the milestone for the undefeated hoop team. The 6-foot...

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Police Arrest Five at Violent Melee in Chuck-E-Cheese

January 4, 2017
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Five adults in the Everett Chuck-E-Cheese allegedly brought in alcohol to the children’s entertainment facility and then fought police trying to remove them in their inebriated state, nearly causing a riot in full view of many kids. Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie announced the arrest of five individuals following a disturbance that...

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2016 – The Year in Review

January 4, 2017
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By Seth Daniel While 2016 was filled with heart wrenching events worldwide, in Everett it was a very hopeful year with scores of uplifting and exciting stories. It was a year that many believe will one day be known as the point in time when the fortunes of the City turned and Everett became...

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LUMA to Hold Informational Panel Jan 5

January 4, 2017
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Latinos Unidos en Massachusetts (LUMA), announced it will have an informational panel on Jan. 5 regarding what to expect for immigrants’ rights in 2017. LUMA is a nonprofit organization based in Everett that has advocated for immigrants’ rights since 2002. Director Lucy Pineda said that due to phone calls, questions and concerns from many...

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Wynn Red Card Boasts More than 2,000 Sign Ups

January 4, 2017
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By Seth Daniel After only a few months signing people up for the Wynn Resorts loyalty program, known as Red Card, Wynn Boston Harbor officials said they had reached more than 2,000 sign-ups with very little effort. The loyalty program launched in Everett at the 8/10 Restaurant in November, with hundreds signing up at...

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Three Additional Arrests from Homicide Case

January 4, 2017
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Everett Police and the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office last week announced the arrest of three additional individuals who were involved in the murder and armed robbery of a 21-year-old male from Stoneham in November. Arrested were Telecia Jean-Simon, 19, Nicole Woods, 40, and Maurice Vance, 22 of Everett. All three individuals were arrested on...

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Have A Happy, Healthy, and Safe New Year

January 4, 2017
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The upcoming long weekend marks the start of the New Year — 2017. The arrival of a new year marks a time for reflection, both as to the year that has passed and as to the year to come. In the words of the poet Alfred Lord Tennyson: Ring out the old, ring in...

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EHS Wins

December 23, 2016
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EHS Wins

Jaylen Smith (44) gets a big rejection on a Salem High forward during a premier early season matchup in the North Shore Holiday Basketball Classic. Everett easily prevailed in the game, 86-48.

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Holiday Bash

December 23, 2016
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Holiday Bash

Ashley Nogueira, Officer Raoul Goncalves, and Marcell Strain welcomed guests to the Holiday Bash at Anthony’s of Malden for the annual Mass Badge and DiDomenico Foundation toy drive on Saturday, Dec. 10. The annual effort resulted in tons of toys for local children.

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The Giving Tree

December 23, 2016
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The Giving Tree

From left: Madeline English School Principal Theresa Tringale helps students Victoria Bicalho and Cindy Nguyen decorate a Christmas tree as part of a city-wide project sponsored by Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Department of Public Works and its director, Jerry Navarra.

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In Only Three Months,Grace Food Pantry Has Impacted the Community

December 23, 2016
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In Only Three Months,Grace Food Pantry Has Impacted the Community

By Seth Daniel It’s been just over three months, but already the strength of the Everett community has shone through the new Grace Food Pantry at the First Baptist Church on Church Street. The Pantry has existed for a few years at a Saugus church, with the pantry being founded by Rich DelRossi in...

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Everett Police Arrest Second Suspect in Carjacking, Murder

December 23, 2016
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Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie and Middlesex County District Attorney Marion Ryan announced Tuesday the arrest of a second suspect in the murder and carjacking of Gary Duff-Turcotte, of Stoneham, on November 6. Clifton Jerimah Gumbs, 26, of Everett, was arrested by Everett Police Detectives and Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to...

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DA Ryan,EPD Announce Murder Conviction for 2013 Stabbing

December 23, 2016
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Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan announced last week a conviction in the murder of an Everett man in Middlesex Superior Court. On Wednesday, December 14, Derren Molina was convicted of first-degree murder by a Middlesex Superior Court jury in a trial. The conviction is the result of comprehensive investigations conducted by the District Attorney’s...

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Dedicated Bus Lane Could be A Model Statewide

December 23, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The first week of the Everett dedicated bus lane on Broadway has produced data showing a tremendous amount of time saved by bus operations and by passengers, according to comments and statistics from State Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack. Pollack and a spokesman for the MBTA both said that the bus lane...

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Everett Man Arrested in Wide-Ranging Drug Raid

December 23, 2016
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By Seth Daniel In a federal wiretap case that rivaled those done to break up the La Cosa Nostra gangs decades ago, Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley announced a major drug bust late last week – a bust that netted one man from Everett despite most of the activity coming from Hyde Park....

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Remember Those in Need

December 23, 2016
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Although the holiday season for most of us will be filled with fun and joy, it is incumbent upon all of us who are fortunate to be doing well in our lives to remember that there are many among us, our neighbors and fellow citizens, for whom this holiday season is neither joyous nor...

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Enjoy A Happy — and Safe — Holiday Weekend

December 23, 2016
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By a coincidence of the calendar, both Chanukah and Christmas arrive this weekend, and we wish to take this opportunity to wish all of our readers of the Jewish and Christian faiths (and those of no faith at all) a happy and joyous holiday weekend. The eight-day Festival of Lights gets underway after sundown...

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