Archive for July, 2012

The Mayor and the Moment

July 18, 2012
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Everything is fluid in politics. Politics is a bit like the ever-changing tides – the waves roll in and then they roll out. The only thing we know for sure is that the waves are always rolling in the ocean. There are of course times when the ocean is placid, that is, without waves,...
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Police Briefs 07-18-2012

July 18, 2012
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Monday, July 9 Harley Joel Alcine, 27, of 14 Falmouth Street, Everett, was arrested for domestic assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. Rosario Flores, 27, of 29 West Cottage Street, Dorchester, was arrested for trafficking cocaine, possession of drug with intent to sell near park, school, and conspicuous violation...
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Obituaries 07-18-2012

July 18, 2012
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Ralph Erickson, Jr. South Yarmouth Resident, formerly of Everett Ralph O. Erickson, Jr. of South Yarmouth, formerly of Everett, died on July 12. He was 64 years old. He was born in Chelsea and was married to Joanne (Vatalaro) Erickson for 42 years. He leaves a daughter Mary Ellen Morency of South Yarmouth, a...
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Revere Beach to Host 9th Annual Sandcastle Event

July 16, 2012
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Revere Beach to Host 9th Annual Sandcastle Event

Under a microscope, grains of sand appear unique, colorful and majestic pieces of natural art. And they’re even more stunning when billions of those grains are corralled by professional sand sculptors and formed into amazing works of sculpture. That’s exactly what’s happening right now as the 9th Annual Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival...
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Goncalves Overcomes Obstacles to Become a Marine

July 16, 2012
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Olivia Goncalves has faced adversity in her life but she has never let any obstacle get in the way of pursuing her goals. Goncalves, a Class of 2011 Winthrop High graduate, has been helped greatly along the way by her mother, Sandra, a single parent who always gave her daughter every opportunity to excel...
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DeMaria Points with Pride to Almost Flat City Budget

July 16, 2012
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. recently noted budgeted spending per person in the city of Everett over the last four years has remained almost stagnant.  In 2009, approximately 38,000 people were living in Everett and the City’s budget was $133,200,000.   The City was spending approximately $3,500 per person per year, on services such as: trash...
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Summer Hours for City Hall

July 16, 2012
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. recently announced a seasonal change in City Hall and City Building hours of operation.  The Mayor anticipates the six-week trial will help curb energy costs in all city buildings. The Following are new operation hours effective July 16th to August 31st. City Hall: Monday 8:00 AM – 7:30 PM, Tuesday...
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Farmer’s Market Opens on July 11

July 16, 2012
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For the third year in a row the Energize Everett team will be in Everett Square for the City’s Annual Farmer’s Market.  This year the group is trying a new date and time to accommodate all residents. The Farmer’s Market will be held every Wednesday afternoon, from 3:00P.M. to 7:00 P.M. in Everett Square...
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The Future is at Hand

July 16, 2012
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The recent visioning session held by Mayor Carlo DeMaria and James Errickson, the city’s Director of Planning and Development attracted a nice crowd of concerned and interested Everett businessmen and women, residents and public officials. The session was intended to lay out a broad blueprint or at least a fluid plan about how to...
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July 8, 1944 – 68 Years Ago

July 16, 2012
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First Lt. Alexander Santilli, born and brought up in Everett and who played in the Sugar Bowl for Fordham University in 1942 (playing right tackle and blocking a punt in the game), died on Saipan this week 68 years ago. He was the victim of a sniper. Santilli was a star athlete and a...
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