Two Everett Residents Shot Dead in Chelsea

May 15, 2013
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Chelsea Police detectives and State Police homicide detectives are investigating the suspicious deaths of an Everett man and woman in Chelsea early Monday morning, according to Chelsea Chief Brian Kyes and Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley. After a 9-1-1 call just before 4 a.m. Monday, Chelsea Police, Chelsea Fire, and emergency medical technicians...

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Many Elections for Voters to Consider

May 15, 2013
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If you are a voter in Everett, the next few months will be a busy time for you. We agree with the opinion piece in today’s newspaper by Peter Napolitano urging voters to make the effort to vote in the following elections on US Senate, the vote on a casino in Everett and a...

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EHS Boys Track Defeats Medford

May 15, 2013
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The Everett High boys track team concluded its 2013 dual meet season with a victory over Greater Boston League rival Medford last week. Leading the way for coach Shelanda Irish’s squad was the duo of Hieu Vo-Tran and Jason Hansen, both of whom won two individual events. Hieu captured the 400 meter intermediate hurdles...

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Obituaries 05-15-2013

May 15, 2013
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Edwin Nicholas International Laborers Union Retiree Edwin F. Nichols of Winthrop, formerly of Revere, died on May 7 at the Kaplan Family Hospice in Danvers following a long illness. He was 81 years old. Born and raised in Boston, he moved to Revere as a young man and spent 41 years in Revere before...

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Everett Credit Union Donates to Local Soldier’s Combat Batallion

May 9, 2013
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Everett Credit Union Donates to Local Soldier’s Combat Batallion

Christopher C. Duquet is a Malden resident and currently on active duty in Afghanistan. He is serving with the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade as an instructor pilot. As a show of American citizens’ support, Everett Credit Union donated to his battalion, Bravo Company “Big Iron”, to continue their fight against terrorism. We thank all...

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Mayor Pulls Nomination Papers for Re-election

May 9, 2013
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Mayor Pulls Nomination Papers for Re-election

Mayor Carlo DeMaria, along with his wife Stacy and children Carlo, Caroline and Alexandra, recently visited the City Clerk’s office to pick up nomination papers.  Mayor DeMaria is seeking re-election for his fourth Mayoral term.  “Serving as Mayor has been the greatest honor of my life,” states DeMaria, “We’ve made great progress, but our...

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Alderwoman Millie J. Cardello Announces Her Candidacy for Mayor

May 9, 2013
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Alderwoman Millie J. Cardello Announces Her Candidacy for Mayor

Alderwoman Millie J. Cardello has announced her candidacy for Mayor in the upcoming election. The following is her statement: Now is the time for change…. As the Federal and State budgets are being cut so is their aid to cities and towns. Having a vision is great but over spending and growing the city’s...

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Council Votes to Approve Capital Improvement Expenditures: $914,400 Voted for 13 Projects in Coming Fiscal Year

May 9, 2013
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The Everett Common Council approved $914,400 worth of capital improvement plan expenditures in the upcoming budget year (fiscal 2014) through the use of free cash, as was requested by Mayor Carlo DeMaria in his annual capital improvement plan. The use of free cash on one-time, capital purchases is consistent with current city policies of...

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School Department Transfers Approved: $1.37 Million Approved for Projected Shortfalls in Current Fiscal Year

May 9, 2013
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The Everett Common Council Monday night approved a pair of transfers from the city’s free cash accounts to make up expected shortfalls in the School department budget, for the current fiscal year. The first vote was to transfer $591,187.00 from the Free Cash I(Budgetary Fund Balance) to the Everett School Department Salary Account to...

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Beth Israel and CHA Sign Clinical and Academic Affiliation Agreement

May 9, 2013
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Executives at the Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BI) were excited to announce this week an agreement between the two to form a clinical and academic affiliation – resulting in a major shakeup to the makeup of the local healthcare market. The move will combine resources, give both a...

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Hotel/Casino Would Be a Windfall for Everett

May 9, 2013
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During these difficult fiscal times, any additional revenue for a municipality is certainly welcome and should be greeted with open arms. This scenario certainly seems to be the case for Everett taxpayers with the recently-announced host agreement with Wynn Development. To put it simply, Everett seems to have hit the jackpot, and  Mayor Carlo...

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School Board Payraise is Reasonable

May 9, 2013
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In the old days, many local residents served on various city boards with no compensation. However, times and policies were much simpler back then and the amount of time that a person was required to devote to these boards was very insignificant. Today, this is not the case. As our society has become more...

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Police Briefs 05-08-2013

May 9, 2013
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April 13 Deanne Milonopoulos, 17, 83 Norwood St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Eduardo Monteiro, 27, 41 Dartmouth St., Everett, was arrested for malicious destruction of property over $250. Barry Nguyen, 24, 44 Cabot St., Everett was arrested for armed robbery. April 14 Olujimi...

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EHS Baseball Team Tops Two GBL Rivals

May 9, 2013
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The Everett High baseball team maintained its hold on  undisputed possession of first place in the Greater Boston League with a pair of key wins over GBL foes Cambridge and Malden this past week. Coach Joe Lento’s Everett squad now stands at 5-0 in the GBL and is 9-1 overall at the halfway mark...

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Obituaries 05-08-2013

May 9, 2013
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Walter Jackson Printer for Bluc Cross/Blue Shield Walter R. Jackson of Revere, formerly of Everett, was stricken at work with a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurism on April 25 and taken to Boston Medical Center where he died on April 28. He was 59 years old. Born and raised in Everett and a 1972 graduate...

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A Real Pro: Jim Noel Signs as a Free Agent with the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks

May 1, 2013
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A Real Pro: Jim Noel Signs as a Free Agent with the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks

Jim Noel will board a jet at Logan Airport next week for a trip to Seattle where he will take part in rookie mini-camp with the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. Noel, who excelled on two Super Bowl championship teams at Everett High School and went on to be a football captain...

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City Holds Respectful Boston Marathon Vigil

May 1, 2013
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City Holds Respectful Boston Marathon Vigil

Mayor Carlo DeMaria wishes to thank all of those who joined in last week’s candlelight vigil remembering those who were impacted by the Boston Marathon tragedy. Hundreds of residents joined together with the Mayor at the 9/11 Memorial Park in Everett Square as Bishop Brown and Reverend Coots spoke words of comfort and support...

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Mayor Announces Everett Host Agreement: Proposal Would Bring $30M in One Time Payment and $25.25M/Year

May 1, 2013
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Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced that the city had reached agreement with Wynbn Development on a host agreement for a resort casino in Everett, clearing another of the milestone’s necessary to gain state approval to develop a casino in the Eastern Region of the state. According to Mayor DeMaria, who unveiled some of the...

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ECTV Online Programming Interrupted

May 1, 2013
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According to Everett Communications Director Alyson Dell Isola, ECTVonline.com programming has been suspended because of a crash of the cable access channel’s broadcasting server. The $13,000 piece of computer equipment recently crashed, leaving the station with no way to store or broadcast its various program offerings when there is no one at the station...

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Everett Police Participate in Drug Take Back

May 1, 2013
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On Saturday, April 27th, the Everett Police Department participated in the annual “DEA Prescription Drug Take Back” program. The purpose of the program is to encourage residents to turn in unused prescription medications so that they can be disposed of properly.  The collected drugs are then turned over to the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration)...

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Police Briefs 05-01-2013

May 1, 2013
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April 8 Anthony Luongo, 36, 44 Sherman St., Revere, was arrested for carrying a knife, resisting arrest. Erin Sullivan, 32, Lawrence, MA, was arrested on warrants. April 9 Felecia Harris, 42, 5 Argyle St., Everett, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, domestic assault and battery. Russ Luciano, 26, 742 Broadway,...

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EHS Baseball Team Wins Two, Now 6-1

May 1, 2013
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The Everett High baseball team improved to 6-1 overall and 3-0 in the Greater Boston League with a pair of victories this week over GBL rivals Medford and Somerville. Last Friday’s encounter at Playstead Park with Medford saw ace Crimson Tide hurler Zerif Pajazetovic spin a brilliant one hitter over the full seven inning...

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Obituaries 05-01-2013

May 1, 2013
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Rose Radosta Homemaker Rose (Mancuso) Radosta died at her Everett home on April 28.  She was 85 years old. A homemaker, born in Boston and a longtime Evertt resident, she was the beloved wife of Charles Radosta; the dear and devoted mother of Maria Bussell and her husband, Steven of Everett and Mark C....

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Robert Van Campen Announces His Candidacy for Mayor of Everett

April 24, 2013
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Robert Van Campen Announces His Candidacy for Mayor of Everett

Alderman Robert Van Campen who has served for 12 years on the Board of Aldermen has declared his candidacy for Mayor of Everett in the upcoming election. The following is his announcement: During my twelve years as a member of the Board of Aldermen, I have been guided by a single philosophy – to...

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