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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Police Briefs 11-06-2013

November 6, 2013
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10/14 Justin Bishop, 27, 76 Malden St., Everett, was arrested for assault with dangerous weapon. Anthony Francisco, 23, 164 Cottage St., East Boston, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with revoked license. 10/15 Nicholas Miranda, 19, 96 Washburn Ave., Revere, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with revoked license. Sean O’Connor, 28, 690 Main...

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Everett Dominates in First round of MIAA Playoffs; Defeating Malden 39-6

November 6, 2013
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Well, it wasn’t another shutout, but the No. 1 ranked Everett Crimson Tide defeated No.8 Malden with ease 39-6 on Friday night to move on to the second round of the MIAA playoffs. The victory over Malden was the second one of the week for Everett. Six days prior the Crimson Tide handily defeated...

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Obituaries 11-06-2013

November 6, 2013
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Maria Giulia Colasante Long Time Everett Resident Maria Giulia (DiPrinzio) Colasante of Everett entered into rest on October 29 in the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-West Campus in Boston surrounded by her loving and devoted family. She was 86 years old. Born in Guardiagrele, Province of Chieti, Italy, Maria Giulia lived in Everett for...

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Safe Halloween Party

October 30, 2013
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Safe Halloween Party

State Rep. Wayne Matewsky hosted his annual Safe Halloween Party on Sunday at the Silver Fox in Everett. Several hundred children enjoyed special Halloween treats and musical entertainment. Mr. Matewsky has been generously hosting this celebration for the past 32 years. pictured are David De Carvalho, Marley Kerlin, Yanet Kahsai, Lana Dannenberg.

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Everett High School Homecoming Hustle

October 30, 2013
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Everett High School Homecoming Hustle

As is its annual tradition, Everett High School kicked of its 2013 Homecoming festivities with the “Homecoming Hustle,” a 5K race to benefit Friends Fighting Breast Cancer. The “Homecoming Hustle” is held in memory of former Webster School Assistant Principal Janet Connolly O’Neill and former assistant superintendents Anthony M. Malione and Peter Dolan. The...

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Clerk Predicts Big Turnout for Election Day: New Form of Government Has Increased Interest

October 30, 2013
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City Clerk Michael Matarazzo said this week that he expects about 40-percent voter turnout, in the seventh local election of the year. The 40-percent is roughly 7,600 voters or just a couple of hundred less than turned out for the Mayoral race four years ago when Carlo DeMaria beat Joseph McGonagle and 7,800 voters...

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Working for the City: Mayor Explains Purpose of ‘lobbyist’

October 30, 2013
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria appeared before the Board of Aldermen Monday night, at the request of Ward 5 Alderman – and Mayoral Candidate – Robert Van Campen, to explain why the city had hired a lobbyist and how the lobbyist is being paid. Turns out, the Mayor had good answers to both questions, and other...

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