Police Briefs 04-05-2017

April 7, 2017
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Monday, 3/13 Thyago Pinheiro, 32, 56 High St., Everett, was arrested for being disorderly person. Wednesday, 3/15 Richard Byrnes, III, 23, 54 Glendale St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Thursday, 3/16 Michael Golding, 31, 540 Columbia Rd., Dorchester, was arrested for shoplifting and trespassing. Zbigniew Seragin, 64, 3 Courtland Ave., Everett, was arrested...

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Everett in the Spotlight

April 7, 2017
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Everett was the place to be this past week as Mayor Carlo DeMaria hosted the Massachusetts Mayors’ Association at Bank of New York Mellon on Santilli Highway last Wednesday and Senator Sal DiDomenico brought the State Ways and Means Committee to Everett High School Library on Monday for a day-long hearing on the state...

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EHS Baseball Team Hoping to Open Season

April 7, 2017
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“Rain, rain, — and cold, wind, and snow — go away…” has been the common refrain of coaches and athletes thus far in the spring sports season of 2017. For the Everett High baseball team, the unseasonably unspring-like weather (even by the low standards for us hardy Eastern Massachusetts natives) has meant no pre-season scrimmages...

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Obituaries 04-05-2017

April 7, 2017
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Angelo D’Andrea Worked in flooring industry and for the US Postal Service Angelo A. D’Andrea, a resident of Everett, Malden and Saugus, passed away on Tuesday, March 28, at the age of 87. Mr. D’Andrea was a proud veteran of the United States Army stationed in Korea. Throughout his career, Mr. D’Andrea worked in...

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Celebrating Super Bowl

March 31, 2017
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Celebrating Super Bowl

Everett High School Principal Erick Naumann, Coach John DiBiaso, and former student Sean Griffin, who presented a citation from former President Barack Obama congratulating Everett for its Super Bowl victory in December.

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The 24’s

March 31, 2017
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The 24’s

Leandra Sharron performed as a yoga enthusiast in the humorous performance entitled, “Chicksmas,” at the Paris Street Gallery in Everett last Saturday, March 25. The event was part of ‘The 24’s,’ an artistic event that paired up actors and actresses for 24 hours to write, stage and perform an original play for a packed...

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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Welcomes Mass Mayors’ Association Today

March 31, 2017
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Welcomes Mass Mayors’ Association Today

By Seth Daniel Decision makers from all over the state will descend upon Everett today, March 29, as scores of mayors from around the state will gather to talk transportation, among other issues. This morning, Mayor Carlo DeMaria will welcome Speaker Robert DeLeo, Secretary of Transportation Stephanie Pollack, and members of the Massachusetts Mayors’...

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enVision:New Hotel Features Big Nod to Everett History, to Open by April 1

March 31, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The enVision Hotel on Revere Beach Parkway is in the final stages of construction and will likely open on or before April 1, and the design of the new hotel is all about Everett. From old maps of Everett, to sewing machines harkening back to the days of the old building...

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Wynn Boston Harbor Reaches $1 Million in Wages and Benefits to Everett Residents

March 31, 2017
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Just eight months after breaking ground, Wynn Boston Harbor announced that more than $1 million in wages and benefits have been paid to Everett residents who are working union construction jobs at the five-star Wynn Boston Harbor resort. To date, 49 employees from Everett have worked more than 18,000 hours on the resort. “The...

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City Council Approves Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance

March 31, 2017
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. By a margin of 10-2, the Everett City Council on Monday night approved a new inclusionary zoning by-law that will require new residential developments with more than 10 units to set aside a prescribed percentage of units for affordable housing. The issue has been before the Council for some time,...

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Letters Go Out to Prepare Retailers for New Smoking Regs

March 31, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The multi-city tobacco control board has sent out letters to Everett retailers this month to prepare them for new smoking regulations that will go into effect on May 1, making the new smoking age 21 and sharply curtailing the sale of flavored cigars and e-cigarettes. The Everett Board of Health and...

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First “Massachusetts Open Mosque Day” to be Held on April 2

March 31, 2017
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Sunday, April 2nd, 18 mosques across Massachusetts will hold an Open-Mosque Day to provide an opportunity for the wider public to meet their Muslim neighbors. The festivities will include the American Islamic Center in Everett. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour a mosque, hear a brief introduction to Islam, and witness a Muslim...

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Senator DiDomenico Brings Ways and Means Committee Hearing to Everett Once Again

March 31, 2017
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Senator Sal DiDomenico is once again bringing members of the Senate and House Committees on Ways & Means to Everett for a public hearing on the Governor’s budget proposal for the Fiscal Year 2017. The hearing will be held on Monday, April 3 at 10 a.m. at Everett High School, and is one of...

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Trump Fails to Put Kids First In “America First” Budget

March 31, 2017
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By Senator Sal DiDomenico President Donald Trump recently released his 2018 budget, outlining billions of dollars in cuts to vital governmental agencies and services. Almost laughably, the Administration has titled its budget “America First,” despite zeroing out and reducing funding for programs that help millions of Americans. Included in those cuts was the complete...

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How Low Can They Go?

March 31, 2017
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The political goings-on in Washington these past few weeks truly have been unprecedented within the lifetime of anyone alive today. The budget outline submitted by President Trump a few weeks ago, followed by the failed attempt to take away health insurance from millions of Americans, represent policy-making that seeks to assert to an unprecedented...

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Everett on the Move

March 31, 2017
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There is little doubt that Everett is on the move to be a better place for all of our residents . The catalyst of this surge may very well be Wynn Resorts, a company that continues to show itself as a good neighbor. One positive outcome from the Wynn casino (whose genesis was the...

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Obituaries 03-29-2017

March 31, 2017
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Thomas ‘Tommy’ Goyetche Everett Police Officer Thomas “Tommy” Goyetche of Everett died suddenly on March 21. An Everett Police Officer for 28 years and a member of Somerville City Club, he was the beloved husband of Maureen (Burns); son of Henry and the late Bridget (Kerin) of Everett; loving brother of John and his...

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St Patrick’s Day Celebrations

March 24, 2017
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St Patrick’s Day Celebrations

The Irish American Police Officers Association Pipes & Drums filled Night Shift Brewery with the sound of bagpipes and drums for St. Patrick’s Day last Friday, March 17. The brewery hosted music and Irish-themed beers and food on Friday.

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Parlin School Students Celebrate St Patrick’s Day

March 24, 2017
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Parlin School Students Celebrate St Patrick’s Day

On Friday, March 17, Parlin School students and staff wore green to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Teachers distributed “The Greenest Student” certificates to students who celebrated this occasion. To culminate the day, teachers and students had discussions about traditions from all cultural backgrounds.

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Reshaping and Growing:City Unveils Plans for Everett Square

March 24, 2017
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Reshaping and Growing:City Unveils Plans for Everett Square

By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. In what is likely to be the start of a very long and public process for reshaping and growing Everett’s downtown, the Everett City Council on Monday heard from the Everett Planning and Development department and the City’s consultants about ways in which the City of Everett could make Everett...

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Wynn Hopes to Bring New Clean Up Technique to Mystic River Dredging

March 24, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Wynn Boston Harbor team is hoping that the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will approve a new, less invasive method of cleaning up the polluted sediments in the Mystic River as it approaches a decision by the state on its upcoming river clean up phase. Wynn Resorts’ Jacqui Krum...

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Bank of America Building Ready for Big Things in the Square

March 24, 2017
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By Seth Daniel When Vladymir Narcisse, an Everett native now living in Revere, surveyed the development scene a few years ago, he couldn’t help but trust his instincts that Everett Square in his hometown of Everett was ripe for something great to happen. In fact, for that reason the family business, Zaytems International LLC,...

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Unique Look:New McDonald’s Officially Opens on Lower Broadway

March 24, 2017
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By Seth Daniel When Jeff Brewster started at McDonald’s decades ago, he was cooking, wiping down tables and greeting everyone with a smile. But his mind was to eventually own the place. Now, that’s just what he does, and on Tuesday morning he cut the ribbon for his newest store on Lower Broadway –...

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Casino Lawsuit Continues for Review of Alleged Open Meeting Law Violations

March 24, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) dismissed of a large portion of the Mohegan Sun and City of Revere lawsuit brought against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) in a ruling on Friday, March 10, but retained one piece of review of the Wynn licensing process for Mohegan Sun and allowed a court...

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