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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Obituaries 05-09-2012

May 10, 2012
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Rosaria ‘Nira’ Napolitano Multi-Talented Retired Seamstress Rosaria “Nira” Napolitano died peacefully in her sleep in the early morning hours of May 1 at the Wingate Nursing Home after a short period of declining health. She was 91 years old. “Nira” was born on August 20, 1920 and enjoyed her 91 years, all them spent...

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Everett Man Expanding Catering Business Looking to Expand in the Corporate Arena

May 3, 2012
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Everett Man Expanding Catering Business Looking to Expand in the Corporate Arena

Chris Moreira, 28, is an up and coming Everett businessman. He is the owner of The Square Deli, 421 Broadway, and he is the brains and the brawn behind a budding catering service that is trying to tap in to corporate catering for larger businesses in the Everett/Greater Boston area. Moreira is working his...

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For an Everett Football Player It Doesn’t Get Better Than Notre Dame

May 3, 2012
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Last week’s announcement that Everett High School football standout John Montelus has accepted a scholarship and offer to play Notre Dame football at the legendary Indiana University is as big as a local sports story can get. Notre Dame football is all about a legendary past. The Fighting Irish, as the team is known...

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Residency Requirement Step in Right Direction

May 3, 2012
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Everett city jobs ought to be for Everett residents. This makes good sense because if you work and live here and send your kids to school here and shop here – well, Everett becomes a better place because of all of that. If the salaries paid here to employees stay in the city, if...

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Softball Team Wins Three of Four Games

May 3, 2012
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The Everett High softball team enjoyed a successful week, winning three of its four contests. The Lady Crimson Tide defeated Marblehead 11-6 with a come from-behind-victory in which the Lady Crimson Tide erased a 6-3 deficit after four frames with four run rallies in each of the fifth and sixth innings. EHS pitcher Franki...

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Police Briefs 05-02-2012

May 3, 2012
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4/23 Mohammed Abdul-Halil, 32, 425 Main St., Everett, was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon (2 counts), threat to commit a crime. 4/25 Matthew Lydon, 25, 112 Harding Terrace, Dedham, was arrested on default warrant. 4/26 Donald Roberston, 52, 114 Jefferson Ave., Everett, was arrested for malicious destruction of property over $250. 4/27...

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Obituaries 05-02-2012

May 3, 2012
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Robert Benedetto Active in the Teamsters Union Robert A. Benedetto died at his Everett home died on April 28. He was 82 years old. A US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, he was a retired member of the Teamsters Union, Local 25, retired  shop steward for the union and representative of the retired...

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Huge Health Event at EHS Wednesday

May 3, 2012
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More than 1000 women of all ages and from every walk of life are expected to attend the ninth annual Celebrating Women event which is being held at Everett High School from 5-9 p.m. Wednesday. It is an enormous event geared for women and will include health information, raffles, prizes, community awards, guest speakers,...

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