Sen. DiDomenico and Rep. Smith Announce Additional Funding for Everett

October 20, 2011
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Last week, the Massachusetts Legislature passed the Fiscal Years 2011 and 2012 Supplemental Appropriations bill, which allowed for approximately $422,506 in additional local aid funding for Everett. “This is great news for Everett,” said Senator Sal DiDomenico.   “These funds can be used by the City to address any unmet needs brought on by budget...

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The Everett Homecoming 2011; a Huge, over the Top Success

October 20, 2011
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The 2011 Everett Homecoming was, once again, a tremendous success enjoyed by thousands and setting the example for the way a homecoming should be run. The football game, before a massive crowd, saw the Crimson Tide demolish the strong Xaverian football team to remain undefeated and number one in the state of Massachusetts. We...

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‘V’ is for Vondell and Victory: Langston Powers Tide to 42-21 Win

October 20, 2011
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It’s a fact that Everett has the most productive passing offense in the state led by quarterback Jonathan DiBiaso. On Saturday the Crimson Tide showed it can take the ground route as well with senior Vondell Langston seizing center stage in the biggest game of the season to-date. Langston scored two touchdowns and rushed...

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Police Briefs 10-19-2011

October 20, 2011
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Monday, October 10 Adrian Garcia, 18, 195 Prospect St., Cambridge, was arrested for being a disorderly person, transporting/carrying liquor while a minor, and resisting arrest. David Garrey, Jr., 52, 10 Jones St., was arrested for malicious destruction of property over $250. Tuesday, October 11 Gabriel Sandoval Blois, 22, 72 Freeman Ave., was arrested for...

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Obituaries 10-19-2011

October 20, 2011
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Betty Jones Everett Resident Betty L. (Harris) Jones died at a local nursing home after a period of failing health on October 14. She was 81 years old. She was born in Melrose and has lived in Everett for 60 years. A housewife and loving mother of her seven children, she was the wife...

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Master Brewers: Two New Micro-breweries Open on Charlton Street

October 12, 2011
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Master Brewers: Two New Micro-breweries Open on Charlton Street

Everett is now home to two brand new nano-breweries. Idle Hands Brewery, led by founder and owner  Chris Tkach of Charlestown, and Night Shift Brewing, led by founders and owners Rob Burns, Michael Oxton, and Michael O’Mara of Somerville are located in adjacent units inside a building off of Route 99 South at 3...

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DiBiaso dominates: Quarterback Throws Five TD Passes as Everett High Improves to 5-0

October 12, 2011
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DiBiaso dominates: Quarterback Throws Five TD Passes as Everett High Improves to 5-0

We’re sure that all-time greats like Charlie Brickley and Frank Nuzzo Jr. and Diamond Ferri and Omar Easy and more recently Frank III and Matt Nuzzo had some memorable quarters during their spectacular careers in the Everett High football program. But Everett High senior quarterback Jonathan DiBiaso may have surpassed them all with his...

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Massive Homecoming Celebration Saturday: Pre-parade Plans Are Finalized

October 12, 2011
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The Everett Public Schools (EPS) and its Homecoming 2011 organizers have finalized plans for Saturday’s day-long festivities, highlighted by an extravagant parade and culminating in a football game between the Crimson Tide and Xaverian The Homecoming Parade, which steps off at 12 noon sharp in Glendale Park, will feature 50 marching bands and a...

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Police Briefs 10-12-2011

October 12, 2011
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Monday, October 3 Diana Paglia, 36, 123 Woodland St., Everett, was arrested for engaging in sex for a fee.  Wednesday, October 5 McHernstein Antonine, 22, 39 Lucas Drive, Stoughton, was arrested on a warrant. Thomas Demitrios, 34, 154 Main St., Everett, was arrested for default warrant. Corey Moore, 41, 25 Liberty St., Everett, was...

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Two New Breweries Here a Small Revolution

October 12, 2011
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Two new independent beer breweries, one already operating and a second brewery preparing to open in January, have brought a bit of panache to the expanding list of commercial businesses located in this city. The new businesses will specialize in craft brews, specially brewed beers. This bit of new business in the city is...

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Homecoming 2011

October 12, 2011
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Once again, the eyes of this city turn to Saturday’s Homecoming extravaganza – and an extravaganza it will surely be. Under the able direction of Superintendent of Schools Fred Foresteire, the 2011 Homecoming is expected to be a great success. The Homecoming is all about everything Everett present and Everett past. We will be...

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Obituaries 10-12-2011

October 12, 2011
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Patrick Callinan Malden resident Patrick F. Callinan of Malden died on October 7. He was the devoted father of Patrick Tyler Callinan; beloved son of Frederick P. and Debra (Fielding) Callinan of Malden; loving fiance of Crystal Ann Squibb of Malden; brother of Jonas Mercurio of Wakefield, Freddie Callinan of Naples, FL, Jesse Mercurio...

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After-school Music Program Geared Toward Youth

October 5, 2011
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After-school Music Program Geared Toward Youth

La Comunidad Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of an after-school music program that offers music education to the children of Everett. Hosted at the First United Parish of Everett, Youth Making Music Together (YMMT) opened its doors this past Monday afternoon to the public, registering the first group of students and holding...

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Councilors Pass Healthcare Option

October 5, 2011
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Coming off a 13 to 5 favorable vote on Monday night from the Common Council, Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. is now preparing for the next phase of Healthcare reform in the city.  At Monday night’s City Council meeting the Council voted to enact legislation enabling the mayor to begin the process of negotiating with...

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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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