Everett Rotary Soccer Tournament

April 16, 2014
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Everett Rotary Soccer Tournament

More than 190 kids from Everett High School turned out on a warm and sunny spring day last Saturday for some intense competition in the annual Everett Rotary Soccer Tournament. There were 19 teams represented. Here, one of the eight girls soccer teams in the tournament, sponsored by United Industries, gets pumped up for...

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Everett High Earns Continued Accreditation: Designation a Major Achievement for the EPS

April 16, 2014
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Everett High Earns Continued Accreditation: Designation a Major Achievement for the EPS

The New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) has notified the Everett School Committee that its Commission on Public Secondary Schools, after a lengthy study, has approved the continuance of Everett High School’s official accreditation. “I feel very positive about Everett High, about what was accomplished throughout the accreditation process, and what the...

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Shawn Coyle Is Raising Funds for Autism Awareness

April 16, 2014
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Shawn Coyle Is Raising Funds for Autism Awareness

Shawn Coyle is a familiar face to motorists at the corner of Ferry and Chelsea Streets. Coyle, owner of Ferry Street Ink and Coyle Electric, is conducting his annual autism awareness fundraising event in the city at a spot near his well-known tattoo shop at 8 Ferry St. Coyle is dedicating his efforts to...

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Everett Public Schools Receive National Recognition for Its Music Education

April 16, 2014
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Everett Public Schools Receive National Recognition for Its Music Education

A prominent national organization counts the Everett Public Schools among the best districts in the country for offering its students access to comprehensive music education, as the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) placed Everett on its list of the nation’s 376 Best Communities for Music Education. Everett is the sole inner-city district in...

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City Will Receive $3.75 Million from States Transportation Bond Bill

April 16, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is happy to report that the City of Everett will be receiving the $3.75 million proposed in the State’s Transportation Bond Bill.  The House and Senate reached a deal this past Monday on a $13 billion transportation borrowing bill that includes a one-year $300 million authorization for local road repairs in...

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A Special Easter

April 16, 2014
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This week and especially on Sunday, many churches will be overflowing as parishioners go to church to celebrate Easter. Easter is always a magical time for children. As a family, we always held off hiding the Easter candy around the house until after Mass.  This action prompted our youngest to go to church a...

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Police Briefs 04-16-2014

April 16, 2014
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Monday, March 10 2014 Eric Norman, 23, 5 Parrot St., Lynn, was arrests for being a fugitive from justice. Amedelia Polanco, 42, 73 Reed AV e., Everett, was arrested for two arrest warrants and larceny over $250. Wednesday, March 12 Alec Keller, 19, 119 Cottage St., Everett, was arrested for receiving, buying, etc. stolen...

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Senibaldi Is Double-winner in Cambridge Track Meet

April 16, 2014
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Eric Senibaldi did his best imitation of legendary U.S. Olympian Michael Johnson, winning the 200 and 400 meter dashes for the Everett High boys track team in last week’s track meet at Cambridge. Eric outsprinted the field in the 400 in a time of 55.5 seconds and led a Crimson Tide sweep in the...

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Obituaries 04-16-2014

April 16, 2014
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John Doramajian Self Employed Cobbler John Doramajian passed away April 13 at the Lighthouse Nursing Care Center in Chelsea. He was 88 years old. A lifelong resident of Chelsea, John was born and raised in the city and was the son of the late Kirkor and Rose Doramajian. He enlisted in the US Navy...

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Kick Butts Day

April 9, 2014
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Kick Butts Day

Jamie Lederer of the Cambridge Health Alliance, Jonathan Driscoll, Lula Abdullahi, Gueshnael Menard, and Julie Ann Whitson (EHS Health Teacher and TEASA Advisor).

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Mayor DeMaria Honors Superior Police and Fire Officers

April 9, 2014
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Mayor DeMaria Honors Superior Police and Fire Officers

This past Monday, April 7th, Mayor Carlo DeMaria held a luncheon at the EHS Cafe for the Superior Officers of the Everett Fire and Police Departments to show his appreciation for the sacrifice and dedication they display each and everyday. The Mayor expressed how proud and grateful he is not only as Mayor, but...

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EHS Crimson Bolt Team Headed to National Competition: TEN80 STEM Team Has Students Applying Lessons to Racing Challenge

April 9, 2014
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EHS Crimson Bolt Team Headed to National Competition: TEN80 STEM Team Has Students Applying Lessons to Racing Challenge

A group of students and teachers from Everett High School will be heading to North Carolina next month, May 15 to May 17, to take part in the TEN80 STEM team NASCAR Racing Challenge, which has some of Everett’s high school kids building and racing model NASCAR cars, in an effort to apply what...

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FY 2015 School Budget Hearing Set for April 22: School Committee to Consider $85.3 Million Budget Request

April 9, 2014
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The Everett School Committee voted Monday evening to schedule its public hearing on the Preliminary Fiscal Year 2015 School Budget, for Tuesday, April 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the Everett High School library. The Finance Subcommittee has recommended a preliminary budget figure of roughly $85.32 million for next fiscal year and increase of about...

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Foundation Windfall!: School Department Announces $1 Million in Extra State Funding

April 9, 2014
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State Senator Salvatore DiDomenico was on hand at Monday night’s School Committee meeting, as Superintendent of Schools Frederick F. Foresteire announced to the School Committee that the Everett public schools will be receiving an extra $1 million in Foundation Reserve funding for the current school year, due to a year over year increase in...

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Everett Teens Help Tobacco Prevention Efforts Across the Commonwealth

April 9, 2014
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Four Everett High School (EHS) students participated in the annual Kick Butts Day at the State House as part of a national effort in which youth advocate for stronger policies and restrictions on tobacco. Jonathan Driscoll, Lula Abdullahi, Gueshnael Menard, and Maryan Abo, all members of Teens in Everett Against Substance Abuse (TEASA), joined...

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Warning to Reisdents from Water Department

April 9, 2014
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A notice to residents that they may receive letters from a private company called “American Water Resources” stating “Important Information Regarding You Water Service Line.” Mayor DeMaria and the Water Department would like to inform residents that this is NOT a letter from the City of Everett.  The letter is a solicitation for homeowners...

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EHS Baseball Team to Open Season Friday

April 9, 2014
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With their scheduled season-opener with Marblehead canceled this past Monday because Glendale Park is not in playable condition, the Everett High baseball team will set its sails for Saugus on Friday to get their 2014 campaign underway. “We’re eager to get going,” said EHS head coach Joe Lento. “We want to put the bad...

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Obituaries 04-09-2014

April 9, 2014
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Donald Stuart Of Everett Donald A. Stuart of Everett passed away at home on April 3. He was 78 years old. A US Army veteran, he was born in Medford  and was the beloved husband for 55 years of Ann (Sears) Stuart; loving father of Donald G. Stuart and his wife, Diane of Derry,...

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Mayor DeMaria Speaks at Gaming Commission Public Input Meeting

April 2, 2014
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Mayor DeMaria Speaks at Gaming Commission Public Input Meeting

This past Wednesday, Mayor Carlo DeMaria had the pleasure of being the first to speak at the Massachusetts Gaming Commission Public Input Meeting. Once again, Mayor DeMaria and the City of Everett showed that Wynn is the best bet for Everett and for Massachusetts. In keeping with the Commission’s effort to ensure a fair,...

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Council on Aging Holds Successful Senior Health Fair

April 2, 2014
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Council on Aging Holds Successful Senior Health Fair

Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Council on Aging recently hosted over 300 seniors at its annual Health Fair at The Connolly Center this past Wednesday. Over 50 organizations participated this year including; The Everett Health Department, Whole Foods, The FDA, Mystic Valley Elder Services, The Mass Commission for the Blind, and many more. Attendees had the...

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She’s Got Real Talent: Montserrat’s Katy Rogers Prepares for Her First Art Gallery Exhibit

April 2, 2014
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She’s Got Real Talent: Montserrat’s Katy Rogers Prepares for Her First Art Gallery Exhibit

Katy Rogers has known she wanted to be an artist since her tenth grade year at Everett High School. “I was always interested in art and I liked to create things but I didn’t really take any formal art classes until my sophomore year in high school,” said Rogers. Rogers, a 2010 Everett High...

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Everett Girl Earns First Place at First Ironstone Show

April 2, 2014
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Everett Girl Earns First Place at First Ironstone Show

Mila Agnetta, of Everett, a second-year rider at Ironstone Farm in Andover, competed in her first horse show on Sunday, March 23, taking home a first place ribbon in the trail course event. Mila attends fourth grade at the Madeline English School in Everett. Mila was one of 21 riders who competed during the...

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Police Briefs 04-02-2014

April 2, 2014
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Monday, March 3 Jerome Cohen, 24, 261 Hebron St., Mattapan, was arrested with four default warrants. Shannon Donnelly, 24, 9 Belmont St., Everett, was arrested for an warrant. Tuesday, March 4 Daniel McTigue, 38, 11 Nichols St., Everett, was arrested for a Suffolk Superior Court default warrant. Jonathan Nyawo, 25, 563 Poplar St., Roslindale,...

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EHS Baseball Team Opens Season Monday

April 2, 2014
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The Everett High baseball team is scheduled to open its 2014 season Monday afternoon when the Crimson Tide host Marblehead at Glendale Park. Despite the bad weather, which has kept the Everett diamondmen inside, EHS head coach Joe Lento reports that things have been going as well as could be expected for his squad. “Obviously we’d like...

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