Well-known Sculptor, Ndricim Bejko, Lectures at Everett Arts Meeting

November 20, 2013
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Well-known Sculptor, Ndricim Bejko, Lectures at Everett Arts Meeting

Ndricim Bejko, sculptor, was cordially welcomed at the latest business meeting of Everett Arts Association. Ndricim, also known as “Jimmy” gave a most interesting talk about his work. He is employed as a lead sculpting assistant, designing and creating sculpture in conservation, restoration and replicating historically significant pieces. Shown are examples of the head...

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City Moving Forward with Testing at 7-acre Park: Errickson Stresses That No Soil Contamination Expected to Be Found

November 20, 2013
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City Moving Forward with Testing at 7-acre Park: Errickson Stresses That No Soil Contamination Expected to Be Found

Planning and Development Director Jamie Errickson appeared before the Common Council on Monday night to update the body on soil and water testing at Seven Acre Park, at the request of Councilor Lorrie Bruno. According to Errickson, who had previously sent correspondence to the Council outlining the lack of evidence of a breach of...

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Stunning Exit: Everett High Falls to Central Catholic in North Title Game

November 20, 2013
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Stunning Exit: Everett High Falls to Central Catholic in North Title Game

The Everett High School football team had its hopes for a state championship ended by Central Catholic High School, falling to the Raiders, 20-15, in the Division 1 North final before a large crowd Saturday at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. In an exciting contest with several twists and turns, the Crimson Tide had taken...

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Lower Broadway Zoning Clears Final Hurdle: Council Vote Establishes New Economic Development Zone

November 20, 2013
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The Everett Common Council completed its second vote in favor of the new Lower Broadway Economic Development District (LBEDD) zoning on Monday night, completing the official adoption of the new zoning and giving the city’s planning and community development department a critical tool it needs to attract and encourage redevelopment of the largely industrial...

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The Crimson Tide Fall to Central Catholic 20-15

November 20, 2013
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Everett’s shot at fourth consecutive Super Bowl title was wiped out Saturday afternoon, as the Crimson Tide fell to the Central Catholic Raiders 20-15 in the Division 1 North semifinals at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. Both the Tide and Raiders were coming into the championship game hungry for the chance to play at Gillette...

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Remembering 50 Years Ago

November 20, 2013
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The assassination of President John F. Kennedy 50 years ago this week seared an indelible imprint into the memory of every American living at that time. Similar to the Japanese sneak attack on Pearl Harbor on December 5, 1941 and the terrorist attacks on the twin towers on 9/11 of 2001,  Americans of every...

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Police Briefs 11-20-2013

November 20, 2013
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11/05 Walter Dos Santos, 18, 454 Washington Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for breaking and entering with intent to commit crime. Liang Lu, 39, 319 Wildwood Ave., Worcester, was arrested for shoplifting. 11/06 William Strauss, 55, 20 Prospect St., Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery. 11/08 Amanda Meadows, 33, 75 Harvard St., Everett,...

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Obituaries 11-20-2013

November 20, 2013
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Joyce Aluia Of Melrose, formerly of Everett Joyce Aluia of Melrose, formerly of Everett, died on November 14. The beloved companion of Donald Belmonte, she was the loving mother of Michelle Aluia and her spouse, Noah Richards of Martha’s Vineyard; beloved sister of Rita Belmonte and her husband, John of New Hampshire and Vito...

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Everett Beats Lowell: Earns Spot in North Title Game

November 13, 2013
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Everett Beats Lowell: Earns Spot in North Title Game

“Protect this house,” Coach John DiBiaso told his team before their matchup against Lowell Friday night. “Tonight, we are a family. Protect your family tonight.” The Everett Crimson Tide did everything in their power to protect their football family on Friday night. When the offense struggled, the defense was their to stop the red...

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City Gathers to Observe Veterans Day

November 13, 2013
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City Gathers to Observe Veterans Day

This past Monday, November 11th, the City of Everett gathered at the Connolly Center in observance of Veterans Day to honor and remember those who served in our Armed Forces. The annual service was attended by numerous local veterans and their families, as well as City and State officials. Noted speakers included Everett High...

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Mayor, City to Hold Annual Human Services Holiday Fundraiser

November 13, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett would like to invite all residents to the Annual Human Services Holiday Fundraiser on Tuesday, December 3rd from 5:00 to 8:00PM at the 8/10 Bar & Grille.  Donations of checks or gift cards to local area stores and supermarkets will be collected for the Office of...

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Mayor DeMaria, Mass Badge and Zion Church Ministries Join Forces to Help Those in Need

November 13, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that the City of Everett, in conjunction with Mass Badge and the Zion Church Ministries will be hosting Mass Badge’s 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Tuesday, November 26th at the Connolly Center, 90 Chelsea Street from 5 to 8PM. The event, started by Mass Badge and with...

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Everett High Sets the Standard

November 13, 2013
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The Everett High School football team is heading in a familiar direction: the Tide are one win away from playing for the state championship at Gillette Stadium. We salute this phenomenal record of success that has been achieved by head coach John DiBiaso, his staff of capable assistants, and the players, who are seeking...

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Tickets for Saturday’s Everett-central Catholic Game

November 13, 2013
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Tickets for the Everett High versus Central Catholic football game for the Division 1 North championship Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium are $10 for adults, $7 for students. The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) is in charge of setting ticket prices for football playoff games.  

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Police Briefs 11-13-2013

November 13, 2013
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10/28 Fernando Mena, 52, 168 Glendale St., Everett, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. 10/29 Vinicius Adriano, 26, 16 Stevenson Ave., Everett, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed, failure to stop for police. Charles Stokes, 52, 19 Hancock St., Everett, was arrested for illegal possession of Class A Substance....

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Obituaries 11-13-2013

November 13, 2013
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Assunta ‘Sue’ Parris  Worked as Housekeeper for Everett Public Schools Assunta “Sue” (Dioguardi) Parris of Florida, a former longtime resident of Everett, died at her Florida home on November 8. Born in Boston, she was a longtime Everett resident before retiring to Florida. She worked as a housekeeper for the Everett Public Schools and...

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Mayor Carlo Demaria Tops Ballot in Re-election Hanlon, Napolitano, Mcgonagle, Sarnie and Dell Isola Sew up At-large Council Seats

November 6, 2013
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Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria was the top vote getter in his re-election race Tuesday night, taking 62 percent of the 7,379 votes and easily besting challenger and Alderman Robert J. Van Campen 4,559 votes to 2,725. The victory will make DeMaria the first mayor elected to a four-year term in the city, with the new governmental...

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DeMaria easily wins re-election with 62-percent of the vote

November 6, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria cruised to an easy re-election victory Tuesday, November 5, in unofficial balloting as approximately 62-percent of Everett voters citywide voted for DeMaria, not only handing the popular incumbent an important victory, but giving him the first four-year Mayoral term in Everett’s history. The vote count was 4,559 votes for DeMaria to...

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Veterans Day – Thank a Veteran for His or Her Service to Our Country

November 6, 2013
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This Monday, November 11, we will join with our fellow Americans in observing Veteran’s Day, a day set aside to honor the sacrifices made by all of those who have served in our nation’s armed forces. Veteran’s Day originated as a commemoration of the end of World War I, which officially ended on the...

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800 Students Visit City Hall and Mayor

November 6, 2013
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800 Students Visit City Hall and Mayor

Mayor Carlo DeMaria was pleased to welcome the Parlin, Whittier, St. Anthony and Devens Schools last Thursday to City Hall in celebration of Halloween. The students and teachers visited City Hall to visit with the Mayor and to Trick or Treat at the various City Hall offices. The Mayor was pleased to speak to...

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Mayor Presents Citation to Bishop Robert G. Brown

November 6, 2013
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Mayor Presents Citation to Bishop Robert G. Brown

Mayor Carlo DeMaria was pleased to present Bishop Robert G. Brown, Senior Pastor of Zion Church Ministries on Broadway, with a citation honoring 32 years of service in the City of Everett. Bishop Brown is a graduate of the Boston public school system, Wentworth Institute, where he received his bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Boston...

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Veterans Day Ceremony Monday at the Armory: Annual Event to Honor City’s Veterans Starts at 10 a.m.

November 6, 2013
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Everett Veterans Director Joseph Hickey this week announced the schedule for the 2013 Veterans Day Ceremony, which will be held on Monday, November 11 beginning at 10 a.m. at the Everett Armory at 90 Chelsea Street. The annual Veterans Day ceremony will include greetings and remarks from local elected and school officials, key speeches...

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PCSS SAT Scores Show High Level of College and Career Readiness

November 6, 2013
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Newly released SAT scores for last year’s high school graduates show that students from the Pioneer Charter School of Science (PCSS) exhibited a high level of college and career readiness and significantly outperformed students from local district schools. PCSS is also the only school from the area with a combined SAT score over 1550,...

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State Senator Sal DiDomenico Holds Office Hours

November 6, 2013
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State Senator Sal DiDomenico will be hosting office hours in the City of Everett on Tuesday, November 12th from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Edward G. Connolly Center (90 Chelsea Street).  These office hours, which occur on a monthly basis, are open to all Everett residents to meet with Senator DiDomenico or...

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