Overcrowding: City, School Department to Take First Step on New School Project

March 18, 2014
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The Everett City Council and the Everett School Department have agreed to take the first step in the process to request state building funds for school construction, following a vote of the Council last week that authorized the school department administration to submit the required “Statement of Interest” for a new school building project...

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Council Receives FY 2015 Capital Improvement Plan

March 18, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria submitted his FY 2015 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) to the City Council at its March 10, 2014 meeting. The FY 2015 CIP proposes a $15,028,818 capital spending plan that would seek to fix streets and sidewalks, update tot lots across the city, continue infrastructure improvements, renovations to the Hancock Fire Station...

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Police Briefs 03-19-2014

March 18, 2014
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Tuesday, 2/25 Tanya Silencieux, 19, 11R Veterans Ave., Everett, was arrested for breaking and entering in the day with intent to commit a felony, assault and battery, intimidation of a witness, and an arrest warrant. Wednesday, 2/28 Walter DeCarvalho, 34, 233 Freeman St., Brookline, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle with a revoked...

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Obituaries 03-19-2014

March 18, 2014
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Ermina Donadio Of Everett Erminia (Valente) Donadio of Everett died on March 16 at The Leonard Florence Center for Living, Chelsea. She was 96 years old. Born in Pria A Mare, Cosenza, Calabria, Italy she was the beloved wife of the late Domenico Donadio; dear and devoted mother of Rocco Donadio and his wife,...

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Listen to Stories

March 12, 2014
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Listen to Stories

A room full of excited children were on hand to listen to stories by the Cat in the Hat, Carol Finn-Weidman at the Dr. Seuss Birthday celebration at Everett Public Library.

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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

March 12, 2014
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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Pictured at Senator Sal DiDomenico’s First Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration are Tricia DiDomenico, Senator Sal DiDomenico, Mayor Carlo DeMaria, was on hand to talk to those who attended.

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City to Receive $3.75 Million in Transportation Bond Bill: Mayor and State Senator Advocate for Everett’s Future

March 12, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria is happy to report that the City of Everett is set to receive $3.75 million from the Transportation Bond Bill recently released by the Senate Committee on Bonding, State Assets, and Capital Expenditures.  As a result of the join effort by both the Mayor and State Senator Sal DiDomenico, priorities in...

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‘Friendly Son’s’ Honor Superintendent Foresteire: Proceeds Benefit the EHS Music Department

March 12, 2014
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Frederick F. Foresteire, who has been Superintendent of the Everett Public Schools since 1989 and an educator for more than four decades, is being honored at the 54th “Friendly Son’s of St. Patrick Dinner.” The gala event will be held this Sunday (March 16) at Anthony’s of Malden. Cocktail hour will begin at 6...

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Mayor Asks Council to Help Make Schools Top Priority: Proposes Significant Projects for FY15 Cip and Future Construction of New School

March 12, 2014
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This past Monday night, Mayor Carlo DeMaria presented the FY2015 Capital Improvement Plan to the City Council.  The plan includes a particular focus on asset preservation, replacement of essential apparatus, continued improvements to City infrastructure, and a significant amount of upgrades and improvements to the Everett Public Schools. The total proposed Capital Plan for...

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Mayor Submits FY15 Capital Improvement Plan

March 12, 2014
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In accordance with the City Charter, Mayor Carlo DeMaria officially submitted the Capital Improvement Plan for Fiscal Year 2015 to the City Council at their meeting most recent meeting this past Monday night. This year’s capital improvement package focuses on asset preservation, replacement of apparatus and machines, and the continued improvement to City infrastructure. ...

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Police Briefs 03-12-2014

March 12, 2014
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Monday, Feb. 17 John O’Rourke, 48, 9 Fairmount St., Everett was arrested for domestic assault and battery. Tuesday, Feb. 18 Khary Daise, 18, 63 Canton St., Stoughton was arrested for assault and battery; malicious destruction of property over $250, assault and battery on a police officer and attempting to commit a crime. Wednesday, Feb....

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Obituaries 03-12-2014

March 12, 2014
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Philip Moir Clarke Retired Exxon Oil Bookkeeper Philip Moir Clarke of Everett went home to be with the Lord unexpectedly on March 8 in the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett. He was 79 years old. Born in the Roxbury section of Boston, Philip lived in Everett for many years. He was a graduate of...

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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren Reads to Keverian School Students

March 5, 2014
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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren Reads to Keverian School Students

Second and third graders at the George Keverian School in Everett welcomed U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren into their classroom on Friday, February 28 to help celebrate the National Education Association’s “Read Across America Day.” Senator Warren read “Sneetches” and other Dr. Seuss classics to young students as part of Everett’s district-wide participation in “Read...

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Wynn/Gilbane/Janey Hold Consulting Seminar

March 5, 2014
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Wynn/Gilbane/Janey Hold Consulting Seminar

On Wednesday, February 26th Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the City of Everett joined Gilbane Building Company, Inc. for a consulting seminar designed to inform minority and women business enterprises of the bidding procedure and construction process for the possible Wynn Resorts Development. Gilbane is one of the nation’s oldest design and build companies and is...

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EHS Football and Cheerleaders Banquet

March 5, 2014
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EHS Football and Cheerleaders Banquet

The Everett High School Football and Cheerleader Banquet was held Sunday at Anthony’s in Malden. Pictured at the banquet are the distinguished Head Table guests. Seated are Superintendent of Schools Frederick Foresteire, EHS football coach John DiBiaso, EHS cheerleading coach Maureen DiBiaso, and State Sen. Sal DiDomenico. Standing are EHS Vice Principal Dr. Omar...

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EHS Science Fair Winners Announced: Categories Included Biology, Chemistry, Engineering and Physics

March 5, 2014
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The top winners of the Everett High School Science Fair in each of four categories were publicly presented to the Everett School Committee during Monday night’s meeting at the EHS library. The EHS Science Fair was held on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at EHS. The students competed and were awarded in four categories including...

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Arrest Made in Main St. Robbery and Shooting

March 5, 2014
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The Everett Police Department announced an arrest has been made in connection with the attempted armed robbery and shooting of a store clerk at the Neighborhood Convenience Store on February 17, 2014. Following the attempted robbery and shooting, Everett Police Detectives released a photograph taken on surveillance video of one of two suspects in...

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Senator DiDomenico Secures $3.75 Million in Transportation Bond Bill

March 5, 2014
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As a direct result of Senator Sal DiDomenico’s advocacy, the Transportation Bond Bill, recently released from the Senate Committee on Bonding, Capital Expenditures, and State Assets, includes $3.5 million for the reconstruction of Beacham Street and $250,000 for a study to examine the potential of establishing a commuter rail stop in Everett. “During my...

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Police Briefs 03-05-2014

March 5, 2014
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Tuesday, 2/11 Andrea Lynn Sheehan, 42, 34 Bradford St., Everett, was arrested with illegal possession of a Class B substance. Wednesday, 2/12 Jose Gorgonio Zepeda, 28, 711 Broadway, Everett, was arrested with domestic assault and battery. Thursday, 2/13 Matthew Cummings, 23, 43 Clafin St., Framingham, was arrested on two warrants. Carlos Rivas, 26, 33...

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Obituaries 03-05-2014

March 5, 2014
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David Calo Crane Operator David Calo, a former Everett resident, died unexpectedly, February 25 at  at the Metrowest Medical Center in Natick. He was 57 years old. A crane operator, born in Somerville, he was the beloved husband of the late Sandra (Busconi); dear son of the late Joseph J. and Gorizia (Fusco) Calo;...

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Council Appoints New Police, Fire Officers: Also Approves Three Lodging Licenses

February 26, 2014
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Council Appoints New Police, Fire Officers: Also Approves Three Lodging Licenses

The Everett Police and Fire departments each got new officers Monday night, as the Everett City Council approved the appointments of one new police officer and two new firefighters unanimously. Rookie police officer Diego Custodio was the first to be appointed and take the oath of office. He was joined in the chambers by...

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New Appointments Made to Redevelopment Authority Board: Mayoral Nominations Approved by Council

February 26, 2014
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New Appointments Made to Redevelopment Authority Board: Mayoral Nominations Approved by Council

The Everett City Council approved four nominations to the newly created Everett Redevelopment Authority (ERA) on Monday night, giving shape to the board that will oversee development efforts in the Lower Broadway Zoning District over the next several years. The new ERA Board of Directors is not complete, as the Massachusetts Department of Housing...

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State Approves Everett’s Municipal Harbor Plan

February 26, 2014
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Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced last week that the city’s Municipal Harbor Plan, completed last year as part of the city’s agreement with Wynn Developments, has been approved by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA). “I am extremely pleased that the state has approved our Municipal Harbor Plan,” said Mayor DeMaria....

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City Signs Contract with Ameresco for Energy Audit

February 26, 2014
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Planning and Development are pleased to report that the City recently signed an energy savings performance contract with Ameresco, Inc.  Ameresco, based in Framingham, helps organizations meet complex energy management challenges with an integrated comprehensive approach to energy efficiency and renewable energy.  Ameresco is the regional energy...

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