Sports 06-01-2016

June 3, 2016
By

EHS Roundup EHS baseball team awaits tourney foe The Everett High baseball team wrapped up its regular season this past weekend and was awaiting word of its state tournament seeding and first round pairing in the Division 1 North sectional of the MIAA state baseball tournament, an announcement that was expected to be made...

Read more »

Obituaries 06-01-2016

June 3, 2016
By

Carl Ferullo Retired Everett Police Lieutenant Carl A. Ferullo of Saugus, formerly of Revere, died on May 30.  Carl was a lifelong member of the D.A.V. and the American Legion.  He served in the United States Navy, was a lieutenant of the Everett Police and spent 37 years as an officer.  He enjoyed his job and...

Read more »

Mayor’s Spring Fundraiser

May 27, 2016
By
Mayor’s Spring Fundraiser

Mayor Carlo DeMaria and his family, Carlo, Stacy, and Caroline at Anthony’s in Malden during the mayor’s Spring fundraiser, which was well attended by folks from all quarters of the city. During his speech at the time, Mayor DeMaria announced his plans for re-election to the seat of mayor.

Read more »

Hoisting the Flag

May 27, 2016
By
Hoisting the Flag

Long-time Everett resident Rev. Paul Daniel raised the flag for Haitian Flag Day last Wednesday, May 18, over City Hall. Sitting just below the U.S. flag and the POW-MIA flag, the Haitian flag flew ceremonially for the afternoon over City Hall. It is the first time that the Haitian flag, or any ceremonial flag,...

Read more »

Progress Ramping Up on Woods Memorial Bridge

May 27, 2016
By
Progress Ramping Up on Woods Memorial Bridge

By Seth Daniel Some years down the road, when the Woods Memorial Bridge has been completed, four lanes in each direction will carry cars to and from I-93 and a pedestrian an bicycle trail will stretch beneath on the Malden River. Such are the plans for the multi-phased project that will transform a part...

Read more »

Better than the Charles Rowers on the Malden River: Sometimes It’s so Calm You Feel like You’re Flying

May 27, 2016
By
Better than the Charles Rowers on the Malden River: Sometimes It’s so Calm You Feel like You’re Flying

By Seth Daniel Working his paddle through glass-like water, J.J. Zhou speaks from experience when he says the Malden River is a hidden jewel in Boston for the sport of rowing. After four years on the crew team for Tufts University, which is based on the Malden River across from Everett’s Seven-Acre Park, Zhou...

Read more »

Fire Chief David Butler Announces He Will Retire from His Post in July

May 27, 2016
By
Fire Chief David Butler Announces He Will Retire from His Post in July

By Seth Daniel By all accounts, Fire Chief Robert Butler is going out on a high note. After serving for 16 years as the Everett Fire Chief, Butler said this week he will retire from his post in early July. The 62-year-old has guided the fire service through the drastic changes after 9/11, the...

Read more »

Everett High School Earns Continued Accreditation from the NEASC

May 27, 2016
By

In the latest development in what is proving to be a banner year for the Everett Public Schools, a globally-recognized and autonomous commission has continued the full accreditation of Everett High School. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and its Committee on Public Secondary Schools has accepted the Five-Year Progress Report...

Read more »

Letters to the Editor

May 27, 2016
By

“Unity: Investing in the future generation” Intense, powerful, inspiring!  On May 18, 2016, on a beautiful breezy Spring Morning, the Bicolor / Haitian Flag, symbol of freedom, pride, and unity of the Haitian people was raised for the very first time at Everett City Hall in Massachusetts. The Mayor Carlo De Maria in his...

Read more »

Rethinking Language Immersion

May 27, 2016
By

By Senator Sal DiDomenico One of the most important priorities for our Commonwealth’s schools is to ensure that our students have the tools to succeed – both academically and vocationally – in today’s rapidly globalizing economy.  And yet, far too often, I hear from families and educators in my district about students who struggle...

Read more »

Enjoy the Weekend — Safely

May 27, 2016
By

We saw a statistic the other day that seemed baffling: The death toll on our nation’s roads and highways once again is on the rise. Last year, there were 38,000 highway fatalities in America. That’s about 100 Americans killed every day in motor vehicle-related crashes and accidents. In addition, there are hundreds of thousands...

Read more »

Let’s Remember the True Meaning of Memorial Day

May 27, 2016
By

Memorial Day, our most solemn national holiday, will take place this weekend. It is symptomatic of our national culture that for most Americans, the true meaning of Memorial Day has long been lost amidst the excesses of our materialistic society. Since the 1960s, when Congress voted to make it part of a three-day weekend,...

Read more »

Sports 05-25-2016

May 27, 2016
By

EHS baseball team wins GBL title, qualifies for state tournament The Everett High baseball team came home with the 2016 Greater Boston League championship thanks to a dramatIc and wild-and-wooly 12-5 victory in extra innings over defending GBL champ Medford last Wednesday on the latter’s home field at Playstead Park. The triumph gave coach...

Read more »

Obituaries 05-25-2016

May 27, 2016
By

Lena Cantone Of Revere Lena Cantone of Revere died on May 17. The beloved  daughter of the late Felix and Anna (Galli) Cantone, she was the dear sister of the late Carmella Stuppia, Nicholas, Louie, George, Vincent, Victor and Andrew Cantone and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Her Funeral will be...

Read more »

Open for Business

May 20, 2016
By
Open for Business

The Total Wine & More store opened in Everett Gateway Mall on Thursday, May 12, and held an official ribbon cutting on Wednesday night, May 11. The store has hired many full-time employees from the immediate area to help customers with the large selection of items.

Read more »

Spring Fun

May 20, 2016
By
Spring Fun

Baseball, bubble gum and hoping for a home run. As the Mud Hens’ Ryan Zukowski waits at first, he blows a bubble and surveys the scene – hoping to make it around the base path and to home plate. The scene was part of a game with the Everett Little League Minor teams last...

Read more »

First Person:Independent Reporter Spends A Day on the Job with the EPD

May 20, 2016
By
First Person:Independent Reporter Spends A Day on the Job with the EPD

By Katy Rogers With a crime scene unfolding in the heart of Everett Square just a week prior, I had the opportunity to experience the perspective of a police officer’s daily responsibilities firsthand during a police ride along the following Wednesday afternoon, May 4. Being a photojournalist, I sometimes find myself in the midst...

Read more »

Santilli Makes Statement for New England Beers:Another Feather in the Everett Brewing Cap

May 20, 2016
By
Santilli Makes Statement for New England Beers:Another Feather in the Everett Brewing Cap

By Seth Daniel The Night Shift Brewery in Everett has come back from the World Beer Cup with plenty to hoist their mug about. The brewery on Santilli Highway took first place in the highly competitive category with its American India Pale Ale (IPA) brew known as ‘Santilli.’ Co-Founder Michael Oxton said there were...

Read more »

City Will Raise Haitian Flag Over City Hall for the First Time Ever

May 20, 2016
By

By Seth Daniel Today, as the Haitian flag is lifted over City Hall for the first time ever, it will be more than a gesture of inclusivity for those in the Haitian community, but a sign that one of the largest immigrant groups in the city has been accepted and brought into the fold....

Read more »

Police Briefs 05-18-2016

May 20, 2016
By

Everett Police Log Tuesday, 4/12 Jacquelyn Chenard, 36, 282 Linden St., Needham, was arrested for two warrants and engaging in sex for a fee. Nahom D. Haile, 27, 8 Bradford Terr., Everett, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor. Ramon Pagan, 54, 44 Harrison Ave., Boston, was arrested for trespassing. Wednesday, 4/13...

Read more »

Letters to the Editor

May 20, 2016
By

A special thanks From Bike to the Sea to the City of Everett Bike to the Sea Inc. would like to give a special thanks to the city of Everett for the incredible job and team effort that made the big Earth Day Volunteer clean up of the Bike trail on April 23 special...

Read more »

A Great Cause

May 20, 2016
By

Under beautiful skies, the Wounded Vet Ride with more than 6,000 motorcycles participating went through parts of our community last weekend.  The Ride helped raise funds for four local veterans who were wounded in combat overseas. The idea of the ride was first started by Winthrop resident Andrew Biggio and former East Boston State...

Read more »

Sports 05-18-2016

May 20, 2016
By

EHS Roundup Showdown for GBL baseball title today All the marbles will be on the line today (Wednesday) when the Everett High baseball team meets Medford for the undisputed championship of the Greater Boston League. The first pitch at the Mustangs’ Playstead Park is scheduled for 4:00. The Crimson Tide set the stage for the title...

Read more »

Obituaries 05-18 -2016

May 20, 2016
By

Victor Restaino Commander of DAV Chapter 51 and Long Time Holy Name Society member Victor R. Restaino of Saugus, formerly of Everett and Revere, died after a brief illness on May 13. He was 96 years old. Victor was a machinist and a US Army Corporal veteran of World War II. He was proud...

Read more »