Baseball Team Tops Masco, Awaits Tourney

May 31, 2012
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The Everett High baseball team concluded its season on a winning note with a 5-2 victory over Masconomet Sunday in the consolation round of the Tanner Invitational baseball tournament. The triumph improved  the Crimson Tide’s record to 12-8 to close out a stellar 2012 campaign in which Joe Marchese’s crew captured an outright GBL...

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Obituaries 05-30-2012

May 31, 2012
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Lorraine Bowman Of Stoneham, formerly of Revere Lorraine M. (Fallon) Bowman of Stoneham, formerly of Revere and Chelsea, died on May 23, following a long illness. She was 84 years old. A longtime member and devotee of the Immaculate Conception Parish Community of Revere and a past president of the Immaculata Guild, she was...

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Everett State Representative on the Hot Seat in Revere After Many Safety Violations Found in Apartment Buildings

May 24, 2012
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Everett State Representative on the Hot Seat in Revere After Many Safety Violations Found in Apartment Buildings

An Everett state elected official who is also a Revere absentee landlord is getting some major grief this week after having been discovered to have numerous illegal apartment rife with serious code and safety violations. Revere Fire officials came down hard on Everett State Rep. Steve ‘Stat’ Smith (D-Everett) after discovering 12 illegal apartments...

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Everett High School Accredited for the Next Ten Years

May 24, 2012
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Everett High School Accredited for the Next Ten Years

Everett High School has received accreditation for the next ten years following a thorough review by the New England Association of  Schools and Colleges (NEASC). The announcement was made Monday evening at the School Committee meeting by Everett High School Principal Louis Baldi, Vice Principal Nicholas Venezia and Classmaster Jennifer Yebba. They informed the...

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Memorial Day 2012

May 24, 2012
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The long weekend for those of us living safely throughout the nation is much more than that for all of us. Whether we recognize and feel the intensity of the Memorial Day holiday or not, whether we  understand what sacrifice and battlefield death are all about, the one day of the year which is...

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EHS Baseball Team Claims GBL Crown: Dinapoli Hurls Three-hitter in Title-clincher

May 24, 2012
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Coach Joe Marchese’s Everett High baseball team earned its second straight outright Greater Boston League title with a pair of hard fought victories this past week over GBL rivals Malden and Medford. “This team has really come together this season,” said Marchese. “We overcame the loss of some key seniors from last year and...

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Police Briefs 05-23-2012

May 24, 2012
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5/15 Jose Castaneda, 21, 4 Lynde St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Frederick Stearns, 40, Homeless, was arrested for possessing Class B with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute near park, conspiracy to violate controlled substance and witness intimidation. Shawn White, 35, 53 Central Ave., Everett, was arrested for...

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Obituaries 05-23-2012

May 24, 2012
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Palma Belanger Chelsea Resident Palma M. (Tentindo) Belanger of Chelsea died on May 18. She was the beloved wife of 52 years of Robert C. Belanger, Sr. of Chelsea; devoted mother of Debra Antonelli and her husband, Francis “Chip” of Everett, Robert C. Belanger Jr. of Chelsea, James Belanger and his companion, Barbara Richard...

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Mazzle is re-appointed as the Chief of Everett Police Department

May 17, 2012
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Mazzle is re-appointed as the Chief of Everett Police Department

Alderman President Joseph McGonagle administers the oath of office to Steven A. Mazzie who is re-appointed to serve as the Chief of the Everett Police Department. Witnessed by Everett Police Chaplin Bishop Brown.

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Eagle Bank Employees Talk Financial Education with Elementary School Students

May 17, 2012
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Eagle Bank Employees Talk Financial Education with Elementary School Students

During the week of April 24, 500 students at the Parlin, Keverian, Madeline English, Whittier, and Lafayette schools heard from Eagle Bank employees about the importance of saving as part of the ABA Education Foundation’s Teach Children to Save program. The Teach Children to Save program uses lessons that bring together real-life and classroom...

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Everett is Overcrowded and over Budget

May 17, 2012
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A resolution offered by Aldermen Mike Marchese and Sal Sachetta demanding that department heads should not overspend their accounts was referred back to committee Monday evening at the Aldermanic meeting. The resolution, a veiled attempt at stopping spending for the public schools – spending which is mandated and required by three state and federal...

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Distrigas Donates $25k in Support of Summer Jobs for Youth

May 17, 2012
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Distrigas Suez, the longstanding corporate neighbor offered a $25,000 donation to help keep the City’s Youth Summer Job Program in place.  The Mayor is also incorporating a $50,000 line item in the 2013 City Budget to help employ teens over the summer. “We’re thrilled to have a great corporate neighbor in Distrigas,” said Mayor...

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Facing Up to Reality

May 17, 2012
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It is difficult for the city government to come to the understanding that many new families are moving into Everett because of its proximity to Boston and the North Shore and because its public schools offer so much and are so accommodating. This is a fact of reality. So many new people are moving...

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Softball Team Wins Two More, Now 10-2

May 17, 2012
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The Everett High softball team trounced two opponents this past week to improve its record to a sterling 10-2 on the season and earn an early qualification for the state tournament. The Lady Crimson Tide embarked on their Journey to the Tourney with a 10-2 win at Cambridge in a contest that was moved...

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Police Briefs 05-16-2012

May 17, 2012
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05/07/12 John Brownlee, 32, 8th Street, Cambridge, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, disorderly person, assault and battery. Amar Djaafri, 40, 696 Broadway, Everett, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, speeding, failure to wear seat belt. Carmelito Ortiz, 32, 73 School Street, Roxbury, was arrested for operating...

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Obituaries 05-16-2012

May 17, 2012
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Ann Lemieux Of Wakefield, formerly of Everett Ann J. (White) Lemieux of Wakefield, formerly of Everett, died on May 11. She was the beloved wife of James Laureat Lemieux and loving mother of Mary Sandorse and her husband, Peter of Wakefield and their children Mary Kate, Matthew and Meg; Annie Quill, her her husband,...

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Pope John Fundraiser Cancelled: Markey, Capuano Maintain Support

May 17, 2012
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The cancellation of the annual Pope John XXIII High School fundraiser, which was to feature Congressmen Ed Markey and Mike Capuano as award recipients, was a great disappointment to the hundreds of people set to attend it. Cancelling such an affair at the last moment was difficult, according to the school’s principal, Kay Donovan....

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Mayor Holds Another Successful Clean-up Day

May 10, 2012
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Mayor Holds Another Successful Clean-up Day

Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. wishes to thank all the volunteers for their participation and help on Saturday’s Clean Up Day.  The Mayor was very pleased with the turnout and the efforts of this year’s group.  The Mayor would like to specifically thank the following for all the hard work and help with a successful...

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Dolores Hart is Remembered as a Wonderful, Kind Woman

May 10, 2012
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Dolores Hart is Remembered as a Wonderful, Kind Woman

Family and friends are fondly remembering Everett resident Dolores Hart as a wonderful, vibrant woman who brought joy into so many people’s lives through the kindness and respect she extended to others. Mrs. Hart, beloved wife of more than 56 years to William A. Hart, died on May 5 after a brief illness. She...

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Student Enrollment Issues: Main Focus of Common Council Meeting

May 10, 2012
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The Everett Common Council meeting Monday night at city hall produced no hits, no runs and no errors. It was a quick meeting as meetings go, with several items discussed and none at length. The hot-button topic was that of the ever-increasing student population.  A committee is in the process of being set up...

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Congratulations to the Adams Scholarship Winners

May 10, 2012
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More than 100 Everett High School seniors will be heading off to college next year, the recipients of John and Abigail Adams Scholar awards. The scholarship provides free tuition to any Massachusetts state college, university or community college. For the parents of these children who have done so well, the scholarships are prized possessions...

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Dolores Hart

May 10, 2012
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The city has lost one its great ladies with the death at 79 of Dolores Hart. She was one of Everett’s most respected and beloved ambassadors during a long life lived entirely in this city. To Mrs. Hart, Everett was one of the best places in the world to live in and to raise...

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Falter Shuts out Lynn Tech, 8-0

May 10, 2012
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The Everett High baseball team received a stellar, one-hit pitching performance from Laurence Falter Saturday to earn an 8-0 victory over North Shore Tech. “Laurence did a great job for us,” said EHS head coach Joe Marchese. Falter’s line showed just the one hit, no runs, and seven strikeouts in his six innings of...

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Police Briefs 05-09-2012

May 10, 2012
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4/30 Gardy Bienvenue, 37, 13 Columbia St., Wakefield, was arrested on a warrant. 5/01 Edward Johnson, 41, 18 Ferry St., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering daytime with intent to commit a crime. 5/02 Valteir DeSouza, 44, 15 Dexter St., Medford, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed, failure to yield/stop, operating motor...

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