Archive for January, 2018

Become Inspired, Everett Arts Association Invites You to Join Art Classes

January 25, 2018
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Art classes with Paul Ciaramitaro, will begin at 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, February 5, 2018 and will continue through Monday, May 7, 2018 in the Keverian Room, 3rd floor, City Hall. No classes will be held on February 19, President’s Day, and April 16, Patriots Day. Applications may be printed from...
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DeMaria Announces Roadmap to Recovery Drop-In Nights

January 25, 2018
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On January 2, during his Inaugural Address, Mayor Carlo DeMaria emphasized his greatest concern, which is the current opioid crisis that our country is facing today. The Mayor passionately addressed the audience that he will not sit idly by and watch another person die through no fault of their own. The Mayor announced that...
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City Hires Outside Counsel to Sue State after Exelon Prevails in TIF Case

January 25, 2018
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By Seth Daniel Following a December ruling from the state’s Economic Assistance Coordinating Council (EACC) that did not go Everett’s way on the Exelon Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) agreement case, the City has now hired outside counsel to try to strip the energy giant of its tax break through the court system. The City...
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City Council Splits Vote on Sacramone Park Improvements

January 25, 2018
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By Joseph Domelowicz Jr. Facing a request to spend $621,500 from the City’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) Stabilization Fund to complete work at Sacramone Park, as well as add a new concession stand and restrooms, the City Council voted Monday night for part, but not all, of the request. The Council voted to authorize...
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Police Briefs 01-24-2018

January 25, 2018
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Friday, 12/1 Brian Jones, 52, 169 Cottage St., Everett, was arrested on a warrant. Diana Paredes, 31, 302 Ferry St., Everett, was arrested for operating under the influence of liquor. Steve Pomeroy, 42, Homeless, Everett, was arrested for failure to register as sex offender. Saturday, 12/2 Ashley Foster, 25, 952 Main St., Melrose, was...
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Letters to the Editor

January 25, 2018
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Another view of Councilor Simonelli’s comments Dear Editor: Apparently, new Everett resident Patrick Scully is not a big fan of City Councilor Stephen Simonelli, especially when it comes to urging  to prioritize the rights of those in this country unlawfully over the rights of legal immigrants and ,God forbid, U.S. Citizens. In December, the Everett...
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Slur on Haitian Community by President Trump Shows Need to Unite More Concretely in Everett

January 25, 2018
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By Rev. Myrlande DesRosiers and the Everett Haitian Community Center The rude comment allegedly made by President Donald Trump and the outcry over those comments overshadowed the 8th year anniversary of the devastating earthquake that ravaged Haiti. It’s an anniversary that the Haitian community, in particular our senior citizens, had the opportunity to commemorate...
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DiDomenico Reflects on 2017

January 25, 2018
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Now that the holidays are over and we are already well into the New Year, I wanted to take this opportunity to share some of the important achievements that my colleagues and I in the Senate accomplished during the previous legislative year. 2017 was a busy and productive year for both me and my...
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Have We Hit Bottom Yet?

January 25, 2018
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In the early 1960s, there was an iconic TV commercial for the long-defunct National Airlines (which merged into Pan American in 1980) with the tagline, spoken by the pert blonde stewardess, “Is this any way to run an airline? You bet it is!” Soon enough, that tagline took on an ironic twist in popular...
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Sports 01-24-2018

January 25, 2018
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EHS Roundup EHS girls basketball cruises past Winthrop   The Everett High girls basketball team pulled away after a tight first period to post a 47-31 victory at Winthrop last Friday. The triumph lifts the Lady Crimson Tide above the .500 mark for the first time this season to a 5-4 record. Everett held...
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