Archive for June, 2012

On Shutting off the Water to Enforce Payment Policy

June 13, 2012
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Without water, there cannot be life as we know it on this earth. People can’t live without water. Paying your water bill is important. It must be paid. The city pays for the water you drink and use in your home and you must pay for that water or eventually, the water will be...
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The Budget

June 13, 2012
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Monday evening’s Common Council meeting was a disaster. The questions seemed to be: “Do we have a budget? Did we vote properly on the budget? Do we need to revote on the matter? What exactly should be done?” Nearly the entire meeting was spent in minutia about what constitutes an official vote and whether...
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Softball Team Loses Close Tourney Encounter

June 13, 2012
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The Everett High softball team dropped a tough 6-5 decision at Framingham last Tuesday in an opening round contest of the Division 1 North Sectional of the MIAA State Softball Tournament. EHS coach Stacy Poste’s squad entered the tourney as the ninth seed in the North Sectional with a 14-6 regular season record. Framingham...
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Police Briefs 06-13-2012

June 13, 2012
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5/28 Christopher Barry, 50, 28 Reynolds Ave., Everett, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, open container of alcohol. 5/29 Danyelle Eldred, 34, 69 School St., Everett, was arrested for illegal possession of a Class A substance. William Elderd, 32, 69 School St., Everett, was arrested on warrant and being present where...
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Obituaries 06-13-2012

June 13, 2012
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Angelo ‘Pip’ Giangregorio Everett Firefighter, Decorated Veteran Angelo “Pip” Giangregorio of Everett died at home on June 5. He was 90 years old. “Pip” was one of four children of the late Ignatius and Theresa (D’Agnostino). He was born on December 1, 1921 in Everett where he was raised and educated. He served his...
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A Welcomed Surprise

June 6, 2012
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A Welcomed Surprise

On Thursday, May 31 around 5:00pm, (photo right) Anthony Winn surprised his daughter, Jasmine Winn, by dismissing her from For Kids Only – Everett’s Afterschool program. Winn, was stationed in Kunduz, Afghanistan since August, 2011 with the Department of Defense.
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Everett’s Budget for 2013 a Concern for the Council

June 6, 2012
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Every year, the city of Everett presents an operating budget for the fiscal year, designed with the best interests of Everett residents to be passed by the city government. But this year, an unanticipated change occurred when the Board of Aldermen proposed additional cuts to those already made by the financial committee. An open...
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City to Enforce Water Shut off Policy for Overdue Payments

June 6, 2012
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In an effort to keep an aggressive stance on collections, the City Services Commission will begin to enforce a water service shut off policy for residential and commercial properties.  Accounts with outstanding balances of $500 or more and in excess of 90-days past due will be issued a Demand Notice.  The notice will be...
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Marie Stewart

June 6, 2012
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We once again wish to note the tragic passing of Marie Stewart, an Everett Public schools crossing guard who was hit by an oncoming vehicle in a tragic accident near the Keverian School on May 23. Her funeral last week brought out a wonderful tribute in her memory by the students of the Keverian...
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Thank you, Distrigas

June 6, 2012
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Once again, Distrigas has shown that it is not only the largest corporation operating a commercial business in this city but that it is as well one of the most generous. Distrigas’s donation of $25,000 to the City’s Youth Summer Job Program helping teens to gain employment while out of school for the summer...
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