Taxpayer Lawsuit Regarding Wynn,MBTA Land Sale is Dismissed

October 22, 2015
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A Suffolk Superior Court judge ruled to dismiss a key Taxpayer Lawsuit against the MBTA and Wynn Everett regarding the purchase of parcels of land at the Everett MBTA facility – parcels that help create a new Everett-only entrance to the casino site and eliminate Boston’s land claim for host community status on the...

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Toxic Soil Cleanup at Wynn Site Begins Next Week

October 22, 2015
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After decades of toxic dormancy on the old Monsanto site, a Boston company will begin removing the environmental sins of the past from the former chemical plant this week in preparation for construction on the Wynn Everett casino. In dual meetings last week in Everett on Tuesday night, and in Charlestown last Wednesday night,...

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Chief Butler Speaks at Fire Academy:Six Everett Recruits Graduate

October 22, 2015
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State Fire Marshal Stephen D. Coan and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Director George D. Kramlinger announced the graduation of the 234th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy’s forty-five-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training Program on October 9, 2015. “This rigorous professional training provides our newest firefighters with the basic skills to perform their jobs effectively and...

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Police Briefs 10-21-2015

October 22, 2015
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Monday, 10/5 Kurt Biewald, 51, 99 Kinsman St., Everett, was arrested for intimidation of a witness. Tuesday, 10/6 Pedro Franco, 41, 35 School ST., Everett, was arrested for attempting to commit a crime. William Pendergast, 55, 15 Hancock St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Wednesday, 10/7 Gregory Maitre, 20, 44 Gledhill Ave., Everett,...

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Fall, A Wonderful Season, or a Painful Event?

October 22, 2015
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By Mike Powers District Manager, Customer Service and Sales U.S. Postal Service This is a beautiful time of year in New England.  But as the Postal Service works to provide the best service for you, we need your help to overcome the obstacles that autumn and the earliest days of winter can deliver. The...

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Letter to the Editor

October 22, 2015
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Working hard for Everett In rebuttal to the “want to be” candidate from ward 6,  I first want to say I wish him good luck and good health. Regarding his Letter to the Editor in this paper of last week he did himself a dis-service.  He stated that he was “the ONLY Ward 6...

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Sports 10-21-2015

October 22, 2015
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EHS Roundup Tough stretch for Everett High boys soccer The Everett High boys soccer team dropped all three of its contests this past week, and all were by shutout scores. In last Monday’s contest at Chelsea, the Crimson Tide controlled the play and had many more scoring opportunities than their Red Devil opponents. However, Chelsea...

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Supporting Wynn Everett

October 16, 2015
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Supporting Wynn Everett

Phyllis Polci and Mike Glennon questioned Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s decision to put money into lawsuits against Everett’s Wynn casino instead of more productive things. They were joined by about two dozen other supporters at Boston City Hall Plaza last Wednesday, Oct. 7.

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9th Annual Als Walk for Living

October 16, 2015
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9th Annual Als Walk for Living

Steve Saling, a resident with ALS, made his way from the starting point at Admiral’s Hill in Chelsea, (neon green shirt) for the 9th annual ALS Walk for Living.

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Everett Dedicates ‘Dan Ross Way’

October 16, 2015
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Everett Dedicates ‘Dan Ross Way’

One of the biggest highlights of Everett High School’s 2015 Homecoming festivities was the official unveiling of Dan Ross Way inside Veterans’ Memorial Stadium. The dedication ceremony honored the life and career of the late, great Dan Ross, a 1975 EHS graduate, record-breaking tight end at Northeastern University, and NFL standout with the Cincinnati Bengals....

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Wynn Files Lawsuit Regarding Allegations

October 16, 2015
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After having restrained itself for many months, Wynn Everett owner Steve Wynn said Wednesday, Oct. 7, that his company is fed up with the treatment it has received in Boston and it was now going to do something about it – filing a one-count, 10-page libel suit in Suffolk Superior Court on Monday. The...

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Wynn Choses Boston’s Charter Environmental for Site Clean Up

October 16, 2015
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Wynn Everett announced the contractor on Tuesday that will clean up one of the most polluted stretches of land in the entire Northeast. Charter Environmental of Boston won the bid recently to remediate the site where Wynn will construct its $1.7 billion resort casino, construction that is projected to begin next spring. Charter President...

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One Everett to Host Candidates Forum

October 16, 2015
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One Everett, a local community action group that formed in support of the Wynn Casino proposal two years ago, has announced its plans to host a Council Candidates Forum tonight Wednesday, October 14, to help voters familiarize themselves with the candidates for City Council. The Candidates Forum will be held from 6 p.m. to...

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Everett Storms Past Medford, 49-20 in GBL Opener

October 16, 2015
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Wynn Everett announced the contractor on Tuesday that will clean up one of the most polluted stretches of land in the entire Northeast. Charter Environmental of Boston won the bid recently to remediate the site where Wynn will construct its $1.7 billion resort casino, construction that is projected to begin next spring. Charter President...

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Police Briefs 10-14-2015

October 16, 2015
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Thursday October 1st Susan Ann DeAngelos, 50  of 7 Hillside Ave, Everett was charged with 2 arrest warrants Alan J. Martel 51 of 497 Broadway Everett was charged with operating a motor vehicle with suspended license Katy Kinslow McGillen 27 of 25A Blaney St. Revere was charged with assault with a dangerous weapon Steven...

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Why the Opiate Crisis Matters to Me

October 16, 2015
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In July, I submitted an op-ed to the local papers about how important it is for the city of Everett to come together and tackle the opiate epidemic head on. I discussed different ways to be proactive and ideas to further help addicts coming out of detox continue their sobriety. A major component of...

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Letter to the Editor

October 16, 2015
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Michael McLaughlin Stands with Everett United It was my privilege and honor to stand with my friends from Everett United along with Councilors John Hanlon, Mike Mangan, and School Committee Chairman Frank Parker on Boston City Hall Plaza Wednesday, October 7. We stood together to protect the almost 7,600 jobs that are on the...

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Sports 10-14-2015

October 16, 2015
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EHS Roundup EHS boys soccer earns win, two ties The Everett High boys soccer team enjoyed a successful week against a trio of strong, non-league opponents with a win and two ties. In a 2-0 triumph over Methuen Saturday, the Crimson Tide overcame a slow start to score two goals in the second half, breaking...

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Obituaries 10-14-2015

October 16, 2015
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Clarence ‘Bob’ Hall US Postal Service retiree Clarence M. “Bob” Hall of Everett entered into rest at home on October 3 surrounded by his loving family. He was 89 years old. Born in Beverly,  Bob was a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. He lived in Everett for most of his life and...

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Crimson Tide Hosted Central Catholic

October 8, 2015
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Crimson Tide Hosted Central Catholic

The Crimson Tide’s Duane Bins (43) pulls down Central quarterback Bret Edwards (12) for a sack during the Homecoming football game on Saturday, Oct. 3.

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Everett United Heads to Boston to Protest Mayor Walsh’s Actions

October 8, 2015
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Everett United Heads to Boston to Protest Mayor Walsh’s Actions

Everett United has a problem with the mayor. The mayor of Boston that is, and today, Oct. 7, they are travelling to Boston City Hall Plaza to make some noise and let Boston Mayor Martin Walsh know that Everett is tired of getting pushed around in the casino debate. On Monday night, members of...

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One Everett to Host City Council Candidate Forum

October 8, 2015
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On Wednesday night October 14, One Everett will host a candidates’ forum at the Immaculate Conception Church on Broadway.   One Everett members and other residents of the City of Everett will have the opportunity to not only meet the candidates who are running for city council, but also have a chance to hear their...

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Boston Files New Suit to Strip Wynn of MEPA Certificate

October 8, 2015
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The City of Boston – just as it spoke of productive meetings last week with Wynn executives – quietly filed a new lawsuit in Suffolk Superior Court’s Civil Division at the very same time asking for a declaratory judgment that would void the environmental certificate (MEPA) awarded to Wynn by the state in late August...

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Police Briefs 10-07-2015

October 8, 2015
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Monday, 9/28 Astrid Avendano, 34, 139 Central Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for being a disorderly person. Marcus Francis, 21, 21 Benner Ave., Malden, was arrested on a warrant and for receiving stolen property. Brandy Kelley, 22, 185 Forest St., Malden, was arrested for a warrant. Hector Torres, 30, 198 Byron St., East Boston, was...

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