EPS Homecoming Parade Set for Oct.15

October 5, 2011
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School officials are putting the finishing touches on what promises to be the biggest and best Homecoming Parade the Everett Public Schools (EPS) has ever organized. This year’s parade will be held on Saturday, October 15, with the step-off slated for 12 noon sharp in Glendale Park. This year’s Homecoming opponent is Xaverian. Kickoff...

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Dibiaso Passes Test: Tide Quarterback Throws Four TD Passes in Showdown Versus Crook, Barnstable

October 5, 2011
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The Everett and Barnstable football teams both entered their intersectional showdown Saturday averaging more than 40 points a game. There was also the interesting sub-plot of the two most prolific passers in the state, Everett’s Jonathan DiBiaso and Barnstable’s D.J. Crook, continuing their highly publicized chase of the all-time touchdown record. In the end...

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The Crimson Tide Rules, Again

October 5, 2011
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The Everett High School football team continues to roll with yet another win last week over Barnstable. The Tide is now 4-0. Homecoming is October 15. The Tide will play Xaverian, a very tough team in a very big game. Before that game comes, the Tide plays a winless Taunton team in Everett Memorial...

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The Health Insurance Victory

October 5, 2011
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Some people fight to win and some people fight to lose. The vote earlier this week by the Common Council to give the OK for the so-called local option in authorizing a municipality to implement health care changes that would amount to almost $2 million in savings for the local taxpayers, was something almost...

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Police Briefs 10-05-2011

October 5, 2011
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Tuesday, September 27 Evan John Goldney, 25, 42 Jackson St., Saugus, was arrested for illegal possession of Class B substance. Sumeer Muhammad, 19, 90 Presidential Dr., Quincy, was arrested for illegal possession of Class B substance, one-way street violation. Wednesday, September 28 Jessica Munoz, 38, 178 Ferry St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant,...

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Obituaries 10-05-2011

October 5, 2011
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John Ford, Jr. Worked at former Daniels Printing Co. John F. Ford Jr. of Everett died October 2 after a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was 54 years old. A US Navy Vietnam veteran, he served aboard the U.S.S. Nimitz as a 2nd class Ordinance man. He also worked for 25 years at...

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Honoring Mom

September 28, 2011
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Honoring Mom

Teresa Cavicchi O’Donnell cuts the ribbon to enter the new Parlin School’s science labs.

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Samuel Adams Helps Gula Cake Shop Owners Expand on the American Dream : Loan Program Boosts Growth in Business

September 28, 2011
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Samuel Adams Helps Gula Cake Shop Owners Expand on the American Dream : Loan Program Boosts Growth in Business

The Gula Cake Shop on Clinton Street has built a large following with its fabulous wedding and special occasion cakes, each one a work of baking and culinary art by shop owners Roberto Dos Santos and Lana Garcia. Now thanks to a $5,000 loan from the Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream philanthropic program,...

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The Mayor’s Race

September 28, 2011
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The mayor’s race here has some very certain and traditional hidden meanings to it. There is what is visible and what is not, what is possible and what is not, what will likely happen and what will not. In boxing terms, Napolitano is a welterweight fighting in the heavyweight division. Taking on the incumbent...

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Aldermen Question $20,000 Expenditure

September 28, 2011
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Where did all the money go? The answer to that question is what President of the Board of Aldermen Michael Marchese wants to ask a member of the Charter Commission about the expenditure of almost $20,000 of city funds. “I want to make sure that the money was well spent,” Marchese told his colleagues...

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Mayor Seeks to Help Residents of Private Way

September 28, 2011
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. introduced legislation this week to provide residents and taxpayers who live on private ways with some needed relief.  The ordinance sets a procedure to allow the city to make temporary repairs on private ways if it is a public necessity. “Residents who live on private ways have long suffered because...

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Police Briefs 09-28-2011

September 28, 2011
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Monday, September 19 Richard Almeida, 22, 25 Baldwin Ave., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering daytime with intent to commit a crime. Michael Cunningham, 34, 40R Hurd St., Melrose, was arrested for breaking and entering daytime with intent to commit a crime, illegal possession of Class E substance. Maurice Daigle, 43, 30 Dulude...

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Duty, Honor, Courage

September 28, 2011
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Last week, three Everett police officers were awarded Medals of Valor for service beyond and above the call of duty. The Medal of Valor is the police department’s highest honor. The medals were awarded to Officer Richard DiPatrano, Officer Daniel Tucker and Officer Thomas Leyne. DiPatrano and Tucker received their medals for actions they...

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Seven Weeks Remaining

September 28, 2011
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Approximately seven weeks remain until Election Day. If you are an Everett voter, you should be carefully considering the choice you will make on Election Day. This time around, it is an especially important choice with the possible charter change on the ballot leading nearly all other names or items of interest on the...

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The Red Sox

September 28, 2011
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They are 6-19 in September and are coming as close to facing an end as the Patriots did last Sunday with three seconds to go in the game. Some have suggested that if Red Sox management paid more money to the players that they might have more incentive to win. We don’t think so....

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Sports 09-28-2011

September 28, 2011
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Awesome… and getting better Everett rolls to 35-0 win over St. John’s Prep The Everett High School football team, ranked No. 1 in the state by both Boston newspapers, has been simply awesome through the first three weeks of the season. After conquering foes from central Mass. (Leominster) and western Mass. (Springfield Central), the Tide...

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Obituaries 09-28-2011

September 28, 2011
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Emilia Lamberti Everett resident Emilia (Dascoli) Lamberti of Everett died on September 24. She was the beloved wife of Pasquale; mother of Giulia M., Nino and Fernando, all of Everett and Aldo and his wife, Robin of Wakefield; sister of the late Vincenzo Ascoli and Sabato Ascoli. She is also survived by two grandchildren,...

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Tide Keeps Rolling

September 21, 2011
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Tide Keeps Rolling

Vondell Langston and the Everett High football team improved their re­cord to 2-0 with a 42-13 victory over Springfield Central Friday night.

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Mayor Hosts 2nd Annual Family BBQ

September 21, 2011
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Mayor Hosts 2nd Annual Family BBQ

With the summer season winding down, Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. capped a great weekend of events with his second annual Family Fun BBQ. Over 300 guests jammed Anthony’s outdoor pavilion in Malden this past Sunday. The Mayor was thrilled with the turnout and support from all his friends, family and elected officials. Please see...

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Distrigas Generosity Talk of Town

September 21, 2011
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Distrigas isn’t just two big LNG tanks. It is a breathing living corporation that takes an interest in the well-being of the Everett community. As such, it recently handed out 1000 $15 gift cards to help families pay for back to school supplies. We want to thank Distrigas for such an outstanding instance of...

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Old EHS Not Fit for Tech School

September 21, 2011
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I like Councillor Leo McKinnon. He’s a good guy and more often than not, he’s got some decent ideas about where this city ought to be heading. However every now and then, McKinnon goes a bit astray, as he did recently with a proposal hatched by him to convert the former Everett High School...

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Linkage Fee Sparks Debate At Common Council Meeting

September 21, 2011
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After a heated discussion and in a 7 to 5 vote, The Common Council voted on Monday night to send to the State House a request for legislation allowing the City of Everett to establish a linkage fee revolving fund. This legislation if approved at the State House and then re-approved by both the...

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Police Briefs 09-21-2011

September 21, 2011
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Sunday, September 11 Lisa Harol, 47, 20 Lewis St., Everett, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor, leaving scene of property damage. Sean Higgins, 40, 45 Hosmer St., Everett, was arrested for aggravated assault and battery on an elderly, disabled person. Javier Ruiz, 22, 8A Liberty St., Everett, was arrested for operating...

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Off to a Great Start

September 21, 2011
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Once again, the Crimson Tide football team is off to a tremendous start with two huge wins back to back in a season that has the look and the feel of a championship coming. The Tide was so commanding in its first two outings that its performance has even amazed the football insiders in...

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