Katy Rogers to Display Artwork at Shute Library

May 7, 2015
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Katy Rogers to Display Artwork at Shute Library

Everett resident Katy Rogers will be displaying her artwork at the Shute Memorial Library. Katy is a graduate of Everett High School and the Montserrat School of Art. Katy’s superb artwork was part of her senior project at the prestigious art school located in Beverly. Katy is honored to share her realistic drawings in...

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Oyster Project Still Holds Hope for Getting Started with Wynn

May 7, 2015
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Oyster Project Still Holds Hope for Getting Started with Wynn

Charlestown resident Andrew Jay recalls reading in history books about a time in the distant past when the streets of downtown Boston were covered in oyster shells; when boats going up or down the Mystic River past Everett had to navigate around gigantic oyster reefs; and, before the Charles River dam, when oysters the...

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New Date Set for Shute Library Grand Re-Opening

May 7, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria would like to invite all residents to the Grand Re-Opening of the newly renovated Shute Memorial Library on Thursday, May 7 at 6:00PM. The event will begin promptly at 6PM with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the entrance to the library, followed by a speaking portion and a reception inside the...

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Hundreds Turn Out for May Day Rally at Glendale Park

May 7, 2015
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Hundreds of activists and protestors from Everett, East Boston, Chelsea and beyond descended upon Glendale Park Friday evening for a May Day Rally as part of International Workers Day. Organized through a partnership with Eastie and Chelsea, Everett was called on this year to host the concluding rally at Glendale Park. Hundreds of marchers...

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When It Comes to Energy, You Have a Choice:Control Your Costs and Make a Difference with Responsible Energy

May 7, 2015
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When It Comes to Energy, You Have a Choice:Control Your Costs and Make a Difference with Responsible Energy

The threat of rising energy costs has got everyone down but Alexander Rhalimi of Revere has a solution that can help. Rhalimi is a Viridian Energy Independent Associate, whose driving purpose is to help renters and homeowners alike on their energy bills while making a positive environmental impact.  “So many folks have been hurt...

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Crowded At-large Field; Mangan Pulls Papers for Ward 4 Seat

May 7, 2015
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Nomination papers for City Council and School Committee elections became available on Monday morning, and by Tuesday, there had already been a wealth of activity. First and foremost was current At-large Councillor Mike Mangan (Walnut Street) pulling papers for Ward 4 rather than for at-large. Mangan had finished just out of the money in...

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Congratulations to EHS Alumni Manny Aprilla and Rodman Noel

May 7, 2015
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The Everett High School football program has reached tremendous heights under the leadership of head coach John DiBiaso. Every year Everett produces outstanding student-athletes who go on excel at the college level. Some EHS players – Dr. Omar Easy, Diamond Ferri, Dan Ross, Pat Hughes, and Bobby Leo, among others – have played professionally....

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Obituaries 05-06-2015

May 7, 2015
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John McManus Decorated Vietnam veteran and master carpenter John McManus, of California, born in and formerly of Everett, died peacefully on February 8 surrounded by his family at the California Veterans Home in West Los Angeles. The husband of Sindy McManus, John attended Everett Schools and was a master carpenter by trade. He served...

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Everett Students at Stem Expo

April 24, 2015
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Everett Students at Stem Expo

Local Everett Public School students attended the STEM Expo recently. In the photo above Jesus Santiago, Andy Valle Rivera, and Phu Ngo tour a plane.

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Berrios, Chase Take Part in Student Government Day at State House

April 24, 2015
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Berrios, Chase Take Part in Student Government Day at State House

Everett High School students Renzo Berrios and Matthew Chase participated in the 68th annual Student Government Day at the State House in Boston. This program encourages students to learn about state government, become active citizens, and develop an understanding of the rights and responsibilities we share in a Democracy. Through this program, students collaborated...

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Volunteers are Needed for Memorial Day Preparations

April 24, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria, Veterans Commissioner Joseph Hickey and the Office of Veterans Services would like to invite residents to help with the placement of flags on Veterans graves for Memorial Day.  Flag placement will take place at both the Glenwood and Woodlawn Cemeteries. Come join in this great way to honor our Veterans.  Volunteers...

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Everett Man Wanted in Chelsea Stabbing

April 24, 2015
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A 41-year old Everett man, Juan Santana-Ruiz, was arrested in Connecticut last week and brought back to Massachusetts in connection with the brutal stabbing of a teenager in Chelsea last month. According to Chelsea Police Chief Brian Kyes, State Police Colonel Timothy Alben and Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley, Santana-Ruiz was arrested, extradited...

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News Briefs

April 24, 2015
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McLaughlin looks to re-enter city politics Former Everett Common Councilor Michael McLaughlin has announced that he will be running for the Ward Six seat on the Everett City Council next fall. McLaughlin, who was a candidate in a three-way race for the Ward Six seat two years ago, will again seek to win the...

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Senior Social is planned for May 20

April 24, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Council on Aging has planned its next Senior Social for Wednesday, May 20th at 11:45AM at The Connolly Center. This month’s social will be in celebration of Mother’s Day, and will feature a traditional Turkey Dinner with all the fixings as well as dessert.  Music and dancing will be provided by...

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New Program Scheduled to Start at Senior Center

April 24, 2015
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria’s Council on Aging is starting a new program at The Connolly Center, “Senior Glee” with Diane Calderone Ellis. This new program will start on Tuesday, May 19th at 1pm and will continue on Tuesdays at The Connolly Center.  Join, Everett resident, vocal coach, and teacher Diane Calderone Ellis, as she leads...

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Colm Bohill:Beloved Member of the Independent Newspaper Group

April 24, 2015
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There was never a time when one could not laugh with him, nor a moment that passed when he was short of the perfect word to describe any situation. That’s how friends, family and co-workers most remember Colm Bohill, 69, a long-time partner at the Independent News Group who passed away at Whidden Hospital...

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Teens in Everett Against Substance Abuse to Lead Alcohol Awareness Rally

April 24, 2015
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In recognition of April as Alcohol Awareness Month, Teens in Everett Against Substance Abuse (TEASA) will hold an alcohol awareness rally on April 16th at 4:30pm in Everett Square. Sixty-six percent of high school students and 33 percent of middle school students think it’s “very easy” or “sort of easy” to obtain alcohol according...

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Police Briefs 04-22-2015

April 24, 2015
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Tuesday, 4/7 Lynne Baker, 35, 240 Albany St., Cambridge, was arrested on a warrant. Vicheth So, 35, 93 Bryant St., Everett, was arrested for possession of a Class D drug with intent to distribute, with possession with intent to distribute near school, with unlawful possession of a firearm and with unlawful possession of ammunition....

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Sports 04-22-2015

April 24, 2015
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EHS Roundup EHS softball team opens with two victories The Everett High softball team got its season underway in fine fashion with a pair of victories in its long-delayed opening week. The Lady Crimson Tide easily handled Somerville, 15-0, last Wednesday and then defeated Cambridge, 4-2, Friday. Although the Somerville contest was the first...

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Obituaries 04-22-2015

April 24, 2015
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William Pothier Marine Machinist William J. Pothier of Everett passed away on April 18. He was 66 years old. Mr. Pothier was 1966 graduate of Everett High School and a longtime marine machinist for General Ship. The beloved son of the late Joseph and Dorothy Pothier, he was the loving husband of Laurie (Colella)...

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Chess Tournament

April 21, 2015
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Chess Tournament

Assia Majdi strategizes her next move during the 20th Anniversary Chess Tournament at the Parlin Library on Saturday morning, April 11. Many kids turned out to compete in the tournament, which was sponsored by the Everett Public Library.

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Hotel Plans Submitted for Site on the Parkway

April 21, 2015
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In what is believed to be the first of many transformative projects on the Parkway, Everett officials announced this week they have received an application for a hotel on Revere Beach Parkway. While there were no immediate specifics about the hotel project, it was described by those with knowledge of the project that it...

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Police Briefs 04-15-2015

April 21, 2015
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Tuesday, 3/23 Kenneth DiPerri, 61, 51 Chelsea St., Everett, was arrested for shoplifting and on a warrant. Elmahjoub Soussoi, 32, 651 Broadway, Everett, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Wednesday, 3/24 Cameron Cohen, 21, 867 Broadway, Chelsea, was arrested for uninsured motor vehicle on public way and unregistered motor vehicle,...

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Everett Community Health and Wellness Center Update

April 21, 2015
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Everett Community Health and Wellness Center Update

Mayor DeMaria’s 10 week fitness challenge officially begins this Saturday, April 18th.  This “self-improvement” challenge will be comprised of a series of fun, fitness activities over a 10-week time, giving every participant an opportunity to lose weight, get fit and improve their health.  We will also cover “healthy eating” and other tips for leading an...

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