U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren Reads to Keverian School Students

March 5, 2014
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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren Reads to Keverian School Students

Second and third graders at the George Keverian School in Everett welcomed U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren into their classroom on Friday, February 28 to help celebrate the National Education Association’s “Read Across America Day.” Senator Warren read “Sneetches” and other Dr. Seuss classics to young students as part of Everett’s district-wide participation in “Read...

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Wynn/Gilbane/Janey Hold Consulting Seminar

March 5, 2014
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Wynn/Gilbane/Janey Hold Consulting Seminar

On Wednesday, February 26th Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett joined Gilbane Building Company, Inc. for a consulting seminar designed to inform minority and women business enterprises of the bidding procedure and construction process for the possible Wynn Resorts Development. Gilbane is one of the nation’s oldest design and build companies and is...

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EHS Football and Cheerleaders Banquet

March 5, 2014
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EHS Football and Cheerleaders Banquet

The Everett High School Football and Cheerleader Banquet was held Sunday at Anthony’s in Malden. Pictured at the banquet are the distinguished Head Table guests. Seated are Superintendent of Schools Frederick Foresteire, EHS football coach John DiBiaso, EHS cheerleading coach Maureen DiBiaso, and State Sen. Sal DiDomenico. Standing are EHS Vice Principal Dr. Omar...

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EHS Science Fair Winners Announced: Categories Included Biology, Chemistry, Engineering and Physics

March 5, 2014
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The top winners of the Everett High School Science Fair in each of four categories were publicly presented to the Everett School Committee during Monday night’s meeting at the EHS library. The EHS Science Fair was held on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at EHS. The students competed and were awarded in four categories including...

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Arrest Made in Main St. Robbery and Shooting

March 5, 2014
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The Everett Police Department announced an arrest has been made in connection with the attempted armed robbery and shooting of a store clerk at the Neighborhood Convenience Store on February 17, 2014. Following the attempted robbery and shooting, Everett Police Detectives released a photograph taken on surveillance video of one of two suspects in...

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Senator DiDomenico Secures $3.75 Million in Transportation Bond Bill

March 5, 2014
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As a direct result of Senator Sal DiDomenico’s advocacy, the Transportation Bond Bill, recently released from the Senate Committee on Bonding, Capital Expenditures, and State Assets, includes $3.5 million for the reconstruction of Beacham Street and $250,000 for a study to examine the potential of establishing a commuter rail stop in Everett. “During my...

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Police Briefs 03-05-2014

March 5, 2014
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Tuesday, 2/11 Andrea Lynn Sheehan, 42, 34 Bradford St., Everett, was arrested with illegal possession of a Class B substance. Wednesday, 2/12 Jose Gorgonio Zepeda, 28, 711 Broadway, Everett, was arrested with domestic assault and battery. Thursday, 2/13 Matthew Cummings, 23, 43 Clafin St., Framingham, was arrested on two warrants. Carlos Rivas, 26, 33...

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Obituaries 03-05-2014

March 5, 2014
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David Calo Crane Operator David Calo, a former Everett resident, died unexpectedly, February 25 at  at the Metrowest Medical Center in Natick. He was 57 years old. A crane operator, born in Somerville, he was the beloved husband of the late Sandra (Busconi); dear son of the late Joseph J. and Gorizia (Fusco) Calo;...

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Council Appoints New Police, Fire Officers: Also Approves Three Lodging Licenses

February 26, 2014
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Council Appoints New Police, Fire Officers: Also Approves Three Lodging Licenses

The Everett Police and Fire departments each got new officers Monday night, as the Everett City Council approved the appointments of one new police officer and two new firefighters unanimously. Rookie police officer Diego Custodio was the first to be appointed and take the oath of office. He was joined in the chambers by...

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New Appointments Made to Redevelopment Authority Board: Mayoral Nominations Approved by Council

February 26, 2014
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New Appointments Made to Redevelopment Authority Board: Mayoral Nominations Approved by Council

The Everett City Council approved four nominations to the newly created Everett Redevelopment Authority (ERA) on Monday night, giving shape to the board that will oversee development efforts in the Lower Broadway Zoning District over the next several years. The new ERA Board of Directors is not complete, as the Massachusetts Department of Housing...

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State Approves Everett’s Municipal Harbor Plan

February 26, 2014
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Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced last week that the city’s Municipal Harbor Plan, completed last year as part of the city’s agreement with Wynn Developments, has been approved by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA). “I am extremely pleased that the state has approved our Municipal Harbor Plan,” said Mayor DeMaria....

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City Signs Contract with Ameresco for Energy Audit

February 26, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Planning and Development are pleased to report that the City recently signed an energy savings performance contract with Ameresco, Inc.  Ameresco, based in Framingham, helps organizations meet complex energy management challenges with an integrated comprehensive approach to energy efficiency and renewable energy.  Ameresco is the regional energy...

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Obituaries 02-26-2014

February 26, 2014
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Lisa Morgan Homemaker Lisa M. (Gaylardi) Morgan, a longtime resident   of Revere, formerly of Everett, died unexpectedly on February 20 at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was 58 years old. A homemaker, born in Everett, she was the beloved wife of William J. Morgan for over 16 years; dear and devoted daughter...

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Mayor Visits Lafayette Middle School Science Fair

February 19, 2014
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Mayor Visits Lafayette Middle School Science Fair

The Mayor interacted with hundreds of students, all of whom were happy to welcome their distinguished guest and to present to him their projects. After demonstrating their projects students had the chance to shake the Mayor’s hand, take pictures with him, and ask him questions regarding his job. “I look forward to this day every year,” stated Mayor DeMaria, “It’s an opportunity for...

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City Holds Community Meeting Regarding Urban Renewal

February 19, 2014
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City Holds Community Meeting Regarding Urban Renewal

On Wednesday, February 12th Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett held a successful open forum to discuss the Lower Broadway Master Vision, the establishment of a Redevelopment Authority, and the concept of an Urban Renewal Plan. Mayor DeMaria and over 40 residents came together in an effort to stimulate community dialogue regarding...

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Council on Aging Celebrates Black History Month

February 19, 2014
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Council on Aging Celebrates Black History Month

Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Council on Aging recently welcomed Everett residents Dotty Gomez and Dottie Martin-Long to the Connolly Center to lead an in depth discussion in commemoration of Black History Month. Gomez and Martin- Long educated the attendees of important people and events in the history of the African- American movement that made contributions...

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Council Addresses Concerns with Park: Urges Action by City to Solve Problems

February 19, 2014
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The Everett City Council took up the issue of reported problems at Seven Acre Park last Monday (Feb. 10), after several residents who use the park came forward to voice their concerns about the park during the Council’s public comment period. According to the residents who appeared, unleashed dogs and their owners are creating...

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Police Searching for Two Men in Store Robbery: One Clerk Was Shot, Another Beaten

February 19, 2014
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Everett police are searching for two suspects in an attempted robbery and shooting that took place Monday night, Feb. 17 at the Neighborhood Convenience Store on Main Street. According to one published report, one of the store clerks was shot multiple times during the robbery, and another was beaten. Both men are expected to...

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Police Briefs 02-19-2014

February 19, 2014
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Mon., Feb. 3 Robert Clough, 62, 33 Stewart St., Everett, was arrested with 13 counts of possession of a Class B substance, Oxycodone, with intent to distribute and three counts of possession of a Class E substance wit h intent to distribute. Derek Schovanec, 36, 30 Church St., Everett, was arrested for illegal possession...

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4 X 200 Relay Team Competes at D-1 Meet

February 19, 2014
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The Everett High 4 x 200 indoor relay team of Lorentz Etienne, Dominique Brown, Eric Senibaldi, and Jonathan Pharel competed in Monday’s Division 1 State Meet at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center. The meet originally had been scheduled for last Thursday, but was postponed on account of the snow storm. “The boys ran a great...

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Obituaries 02-19-2014

February 19, 2014
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Mary Wilding Longtime Everett Resident Mary P. (Labadia) Wilding, a longtime Everett resident, passed away on February 13. She was 91 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Thomas R. Wilding; loving mother of Barbara Butler and her husband, Jim of Andover and Geroge Wilding, MD and his wife, Helen of...

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Job Shadow Day

February 13, 2014
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Job Shadow Day

The Square One Mall and Shore Educational Collaborative hosted Job Shadow Day 2014 on Feb. 3 to encourage students with disabilities to explore the workforce after graduation. Students, ages 14-22, were given a behind the scenes tour of businesses throughout the Square One Mall. From management and guest services, to health care and retail,...

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Keverian Science Teacher Wins Prestigious Award: Jacey Vaughan Will Attend National Conference in Boston

February 13, 2014
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Keverian Science Teacher Wins Prestigious Award: Jacey Vaughan Will Attend National Conference in Boston

The National Science Teachers Association (NTSA) has awarded an Everett educator with a prestigious honor and an invitation to its National Conference later this year. Jacey Vaughan, an eighth grade science teacher at the Keverian School, received a 2014 Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award for New Teachers. “Jacey is an outstanding young teacher and...

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Seven Acre Park Renovations Discussed at City Council Meeting

February 13, 2014
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Several councilors at Monday night’s meeting of the City Council expressed concerns about the present conditions at Seven Acre Park as well as the future renovation plans for the site. “I have heard from a number of people who cannot walk the park because of dogs running around off leashes,” Councilor Sal Sachetta told...

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