Investigation into Tremont Street Shooting Continues; Victim Reportedly Recovering

November 16, 2017
By

By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Everett police this week are continuing their investigation into a shooting that was initially reported in the area of the Tremont Street skate park last Thursday, November 9. Everett Police Chief Steve Mazzie said on Monday that there is little to report, other than what was released by the department...

Read more »

How Do You Feed 1,300 Hungry Construction Workers? Give them Newbridge Café Steak Tips.

November 16, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel When Suffolk Construction and Wynn Boston Harbor needed to feed 1,300 construction workers last Thursday during a steel Topping Off ceremony and party, they knew whom to call. NewBridge Café on the Everett/Chelsea line, and the Mandracchia brothers, responded with hundreds of pounds of their famous steak tips, chicken, sausage and...

Read more »

Senator Sal DiDomenico Passes Action Plan in Response to Climate Change Bill

November 16, 2017
By

Senator Sal DiDomenico (D-Everett) and his colleagues in the Massachusetts Senate recently passed S.2196, a bill to establish a comprehensive adaptation management action plan in response to climate change. This is the fifth time such a plan has been passed by the Senate: first in July 2014; then July 2015; followed by January 2016;...

Read more »

Wynn Off-Site Road Improvements Begin this Week in Everett, Charlestown

November 16, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel The long-awaited road improvements in areas surrounding the Wynn Boston Harbor casino site will begin this week, with preliminary work continuing through the winter season. Significant work on the roads, such as Sweetser Circle and Sullivan Square, will not begin until the early spring of next year. “Contractors have been chosen...

Read more »

Everett Businesses at the Center of Fight Over State Alcohol Rule Changes

November 16, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel When it comes to re-writing the rules for alcohol retailers, Everett seems to be at the center of the action, whether it’s brewers like Night Shift, retailers like Everett’s Total Wine & More location or the state’s Package Store Association, Everett has seemingly found itself at the center of the debate...

Read more »

Mayor DeMaria Launches “Road to Recovery” Initiative

November 16, 2017
By

Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced a new City of Everett initiative, the “Road to Recovery.” This program is coordinated by the City of Everett Mayor’s Office, Everett Public Health Department, Everett Fire Department and Everett Police Department. The initiative helps individuals who are seeking assistance to overcome the disease of opioid addiction, which has claimed numerous...

Read more »

Police Briefs 11-15-2017

November 16, 2017
By

Police Log Sunday, 10/08 Onel Carrasquillo, 47, 50 Stratton St., Dorchester, was arrested for larceny of property over $250. Killperso Gomez-DeSouza, 23, 2 Jerome Ct., Everett, was arrested for larceny. Willie Leaster Jr., 37, 11 Glendale St., Everett, was arrested for disorderly conduct. Monday, 10/09 Gina Brogan, 38, 91 Nichols St., Everett, was arrested...

Read more »

Thank You to My Family, the Residents of Everett, and All the Volunteers

November 16, 2017
By

By: Mayor Carlo DeMaria I want to thank the voters of Everett for re-electing me Mayor last week. I want to take this opportunity to thank my wife for allowing me this wonderful opportunity to serve as Mayor of the City of Everett. This job tends to be very hard on my wife and...

Read more »

Everett Benefits by Maintaining Strong Alcohol Regulations

November 16, 2017
By

By Frank Anzalotti Our nation’s relationship with regulations involves a careful balance of competing interests – demand for convenient, easy access to goods and services alongside the need for public safety. This dynamic affects every aspect of modern life, including oversight of retail alcohol sales. For decades, Bay State officials have enforced laws and...

Read more »

There Are Only Winners

November 16, 2017
By

Last week’s election shows that civic spirit is very much alive in our community.  The large number of candidates, who gave up their time and money over the course of the last few months to meet voters and state their positions only makes our community better. When listening to the candidates, voters could hear...

Read more »

On Beacham Street

November 16, 2017
By

The news that Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Chelsea City Manager Tom Ambrosino are working together to fix Beacham Street with the hope of landing state and federal grants certainly is good news.  This main roadway serves not only commuters, but also is the main entry and exit for the New England Produce Center. For...

Read more »

Everett Multi Family Homes Problem

November 16, 2017
By

The real estate boom with soaring high prices has certainly made home ownership difficult for many people to realize this part of the American dream in our community.  Home ownership has been for many buyers to purchase multi-family homes. However, in our community what is represented as a multi-family home may not be one....

Read more »

The Holiday Season is Approaching — Remember to Help Those in Need

November 16, 2017
By

For the vast majority of Americans, the approaching holiday season is a joyous time when the abundance that life offers is most apparent in a wealthy nation such as ours. But the sad reality for many of our fellow citizens is that the holidays bring little, if any, joy. Those who are homeless or...

Read more »

Sports 11-15-2017

November 16, 2017
By

EHS Roundup Lyles named to NEC all-star team   Everett High volleyball co-captain Isabella Lyles has been selected an All Star in the Northeastern Conference.  Isabella was nominated by the other coaches in the league and then was selected to the NEC Large All Conference team after powering the Lady Crimson Tide to their...

Read more »

Obituaries 11-15-2017

November 16, 2017
By

Lisa Jean Olivero Of Billerica, formerly of Everett Lisa Jean Olivero of Billerica, formerly of Everett, died on November 5. The beloved daughter of Ronald and Kathleen (Kenny) Olivero, she was the loving sister of Kristine Lamoso and her husband, Carlos, Diane Olivero and her fiancé, Ed Shanley, and Michael Olivero. She is also...

Read more »

Everett Sees Extremely Close Vote in At-Large Council Race:Simonelli Prevails over Martins in Ward 2

November 11, 2017
By
Everett Sees Extremely Close Vote in At-Large Council Race:Simonelli Prevails over Martins in Ward 2

By Seth Daniel The City Election on Tuesday night saw an extremely close race in the City Council at-large race, most especially between the final two spots – which were decided by fewer than 30 votes as Councilors Peter Napolitano and Richard Dell Isola edged out Councilor Cynthia Sarnie for the final two positions....

Read more »

Ironworkers,Wynn Boston Harbor Celebrates Topping Off of Steel

November 11, 2017
By
Ironworkers,Wynn Boston Harbor Celebrates Topping Off of Steel

By Seth Daniel The Ironworkers Local 7 and Wynn Boston Harbor combined to hold a steel topping off ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 2, as the project moves from the steel structure of the lower levels and the parking garage to a unique, concrete based tower structure. While the tower will be made of cast...

Read more »

Joe and Kathy O’Donnell Raise $1 Million for Cystic Fibrosis

November 11, 2017
By
Joe and Kathy O’Donnell Raise $1 Million for Cystic Fibrosis

By Cary Shuman Joe O’Donnell and Kathy O’Donnell hosted the 33rd Annual Joey O’Donnell Film Premiere Sunday night at the Natick Mall and AMC Theatre, Framingham. The event benefitting The Joey Fund and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation raised $1 million. Joey O’Donnell, son of Joe and Kathy O’Donnell, died in 1986 from the disease, cystic...

Read more »

On to the North Final:Everett Rolls Past Unbeaten Lexington, 49-14

November 11, 2017
By
On to the North Final:Everett Rolls Past Unbeaten Lexington, 49-14

By Cary Shuman The challenge was enormous: Could the Everett High football team go in to the packed house of an undefeated Lexington High football team and continue its march toward a second consecutive Super Bowl title? For one quarter in appeared that the undefeated Lexington Minutmen and their dynamic quarterback, Sal Frelick, could...

Read more »

After Years of Holding Out, Market Basket Hits the Web

November 11, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel One can find just about anything on the shelves of the Demoulas Market Basket in Chelsea – everything from Teddie Peanut Butter to numerous brands of rice to can openers to fresh broccoli crowns. But one thing you could never find at Market Basket up until now is a Web site...

Read more »

Down the Road Taproom Adds Variety to Ever-Growing Brew Scene in Everett

November 11, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel Last Friday, no sooner had the doors opened on the new Down the Road Beer Co. taproom than new customers flooded in and maxed out the capacity in an hour’s time. The large, spacious new taproom off of Bow and Beacham Streets in the Lower Broadway neighborhood has become an instant...

Read more »

Beacham Street Re-Design to Focus on Freight, Bikes and Pedestrians

November 11, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel Beacham Street is a critical corridor for the region’s food supply, with it being one of the only ways that large semi-trucks can get fruits and vegetables from the New England Produce Market to the highway. However, it’s also a critical east to west corridor between Everett, Chelsea and East Boston,...

Read more »

Chelsea Noise Study Reveals More and Louder Planes Over Everett

November 11, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel An airplane noise study conducted by the City of Chelsea this month showed that Everett and Chelsea are two of the most impacted communities from the growing numbers of flights coming out of Logan Airport. A Boston University School of Public Health commissioned noise study has revealed in writing what everyone...

Read more »

Steve Wynn Announces More Property Purchases

November 11, 2017
By

By Seth Daniel Steve Wynn visited Boston on Wednesday, Nov. 1, to speak to the Boston Chamber of Commerce, and in a 25-minute speech, announced that they will purchase $90 million in non-casino real estate in Everett, and that the Sinatra Restaurant will officially be in Everett – with Sinatra’s Grammy, Academy Award and...

Read more »