Play Ball? Record Setting Snow Wreaking Havoc on Baseball, Softball Teams

March 17, 2015
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Sliding into second base these days would require a snow pants and galoshes rather than cleats and long pants, and high school teams across the area are finding that the record-setting snow could force most their season to be going, going and gone. With more than one foot of snow still occupying many baseball...

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National Champions:Everett Crimson Tide Storm to Pop Warner Title in Undefeated Fashion

March 17, 2015
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Football seasons don’t come any better than the one achieved by The Everett Crimson Tide Pop Warner Patriot Division team. Undefeated. Greater Boston League champion. State champion. New England champion. National champion. Head coach Dennis Willcox’s Everett juggernaut won all 17 games and outscored its opponents, 553-41, during a perfect season that culminated with...

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Wynn Resorts Said to Have More Lower Broadway Properties under Control

March 10, 2015
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Wynn Resorts Said to Have More Lower Broadway Properties under Control

Strong sources have revealed this week that several parcels of land on the west side of Lower Broadway have come under the control of Wynn Resorts, though the company is likely not interested in doing any further shopping. “Wynn has control of the properties needed to build a Wynn Everett Resort that will meet our five-star...

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Commonwealth Conversations Tour

March 10, 2015
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Commonwealth Conversations Tour

Sen. Sal DiDomenico hosted several state senators in Everett on Wednesday, March 4, during the Commonwealth Conversations tour that is being conducted in several senate districts. Everett High School (EHS) was the lunch stop for the daylong tour. The EHS Orchestra played music throughout the event. City and State officials gathered together at EHS prior...

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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration and Roast

March 10, 2015
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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration and Roast

Governor Charlie Baker, Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Jay Ash, Middlesex County Sheriff Peter Koutoujian, and Senator Sal DiDomenico pose for a picture during last Friday night’s annual DiDomenico St. Patrick’s Day Celebration and Roast in Charlestown. While the lineup of elected officials behind him could have served as the Celtics front line...

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Investigation Continues in Case of Underage Everett Woman Found Unconscious

March 10, 2015
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Everett Police and investigators from Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan’s office continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the discovery of an 18-year old Everett woman, who was found unconscious in the cold early last Saturday morning. According to a report by Everett Police Lieutenant Frank Hoenig on Monday, the young woman was still in...

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Wynn: Everett gives Diversification to Deal with Macau Downturn

March 10, 2015
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When Wynn Everett executives presented a report on the company balance sheet to the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) last September in the days leading up to the decision to award a license to the casino company, prominent on that sheet was the overflowing revenues from Macau – a former Portuguese colony off the coast...

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Police Briefs 03-11-2015

March 10, 2015
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Monday, 2/23 Adilson Gomes DaSilva, 19, 21 Cook Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for possession of a Class D substance with Intent to distribute and with unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Josiah Hill, 27, 21 Evelyn Rd., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Mark Newhall, 57, 120 Converse Ave., Malden, was arrested for operating...

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Mayor Demaria Announces Easter Spring Fling Event

March 10, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is happy to announce the City will be having an Easter Spring Fling event for children on Thursday, March 26th from 3-5pm. Everett families are welcome to come and visit with the Easter Bunny, have their picture taken, and enjoy refreshments and free giveaways. This year’s event will take place at...

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City Seeks Candidate for School Nurse Positions

March 10, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and The Everett Health Department are currently seeking candidates for full time School Nurse positions. Candidates must be a Registered Nurse, currently licensed with the Massachusetts Board of Registration.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is preferred. Candidates must possess a current certification in CPR and First Aid from a recognized provider....

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Letter to the Editor

March 10, 2015
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AN OPEN LETTER TO THE CITIZENS OF EVERETT First and foremost, our thoughts and prayers go out to the female student from Everett High School who was injured over the weekend as well as to her family. Within the past several days, two different situations involving students in the Everett public schools have caused...

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21st Annual Brian J. Mcgonagle Tournament

March 10, 2015
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On Sunday, March 1, the 21st annual Brian J. McGonagle tournament was held at Emmons-Horrigan-O’Neil Rink in Charlestown where the Revere/Everett Youth Hockey teams traveled to play teams from Charlestown and the area for three days to see who was best. The Revere/Everett Squirt team took home second place and the Charlestown Mite team...

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Mayor Demaria Launches Everett Fitness Challenge

March 10, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is pleased to announce that the City of Everett has joined the PHIT America Initiative, a national organization aimed at fighting the obesity and sedentary crisis through education, legislation, and local programming.  As part of the initiative, the Mayor, along with Energize Everett and the new Everett Community Health and Wellness...

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Obituaries 03-11-2015

March 10, 2015
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Melvin ‘Bud’ Peavey Retired Everett Fire Captain Melvin F. “Bud” Peavey, a lifelong Everett resident, passed away on March 6. He was 87 years old. Bud was a US Navy veteran of World War II and a retired captain on the Everett Fire Department. He was an avid candlepin bowler and a huge sports...

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Dr. Seuss Celebration

March 4, 2015
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Dr. Seuss Celebration

State Rep. Joe McGonagle reads “The Cat In The Hat” aloud to Ms. Nichol’s 2nd graders at the Whittier School during last Friday’s Dr. Seuss celebration, which brought out dignitaries from Mayor Carlo DeMaria to Attorney General Maura Healey. It was McGonagle’s first time reading to students as the new state representative.

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Police Briefs 03-04-2015

March 4, 2015
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Monday, 2/16 Adam Teixeira, 31, 39 Wedgewood St., Everett, was arrested for larceny of a person, with aggravated assault and battery and with assault and battery on a family household member. Tuesday, 2/17 Tremayne Constantine, 18, 208 Linden St., Everett, was arrested with breaking and entering in the night with intent to commit a...

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Senator Didomenico Hosting Annual Didomenico Foundation St. Patrick’s Day Roast

March 4, 2015
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Senator Sal DiDomenico will once again be hosting the Annual DiDomenico Foundation St. Patrick’s Day Celebration on March 6, 2015, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at the Bunker Hill Knights of Columbus in Charlestown.  In addition to a traditional Irish dinner, the festivities will include Irish music, step dancers, comedy by Tony V, a bag pipe band, and the...

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Letter to the Editor

March 4, 2015
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Help veterans Veterans Assisting Veterans is an organization that was formed by two Army Viet Nam Veterans in 2010, Bob Fairbain and I – Dennis Moschella. We met at the Mottolo Post VFW in Revere where we decided to form an organization to help veterans and veteran causes. After both surviving the Viet Nam...

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Obituaries 03-04-2015

March 4, 2015
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Robert Edwin Melvin Former Everett Fire Chief Robert Edwub Melvin passed away unexpectedly on February 27 at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington. He was 90 years old. Born and raised in Everett, Robert was the son of the late Walter E. and Edna M. (Glazebrook) Melvin. He attended Everett Public Schools and graduated from...

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School Committee Honors Everett High School Science Fair Winners

March 4, 2015
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The Everett School Committee began its meeting Monday night by taking time out to recognize the accomplishments of some of the district’s best students. The winners of the recent Everett High School Science Fair made presentations about their winning science fair projects and the Anthony Malione Everett High School Students of the Month for...

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Everett Beats English 79-77 in MIAA Tournament Thriller

March 4, 2015
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Everett Beats English 79-77 in MIAA Tournament Thriller

The Everett High School boys basketball team answered every challenge in a frantic fourth quarter to earn a thrilling 79-77 victory over Lynn English in the MIAA Tournament quarterfinals Friday night at the Paul Cavanagh Fieldhouse in Lynn. Jonathan Casseus and Jordan McAfee each swished two free throws in the final eight seconds to...

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School Committee Begins Process for High School Addition:Statement of Interest is First Step in Protecting Against Overcrowding

March 4, 2015
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The Everett School Committee on Monday night voted to send a Statement of Interest letter regarding a need for additional space for the Everett High School, on to the city government for action. The authorization of a statement of interest to the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) is just the first step in a...

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Safe Shot: Vaccinations Take Center Stage in Local National Debate

March 4, 2015
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When there’s a stoplight that turns red late at night when there is no other traffic around, most people will stop anyway just because it’s a simple rule and a safe practice. Some, however, will not, and the more people that break a simple rule, the more dangerous it becomes for the whole community....

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Wynn Everett Files New Environmental Plans to Deal with Traffic

February 26, 2015
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Wynn Everett filed more than 1,500 pages of its supplemental environmental reports dealing with traffic last Thursday and Friday – revealing enhanced plans to deal with Santilli Highway and Sweetser Circle. While the majority of the voluminous document addressed issues of little concern to the public such as air traffic analyses, a good piece...

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