Archive for January, 2018

Obituaries 01-24-2018

January 25, 2018
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Michael Oddi Retired chemist Michael J. Oddi of Everett entered into eternal rest on Friday, Jan. 12 at his sister Terry’s home where he has been cared for these last few months. He was 94 years old. Born in Hanlin, Pennsylvania, Mike lived in Everett for many years. He was a chemist by profession...
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Martin Luther King Scholarship Breakfast

January 20, 2018
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Martin Luther King Scholarship Breakfast

Bishop Brown of Zion Church congratulated Officer Annmarie Resteghini on her MLK Service Recognition Award during Monday’s 14th Annual Martin Luther King Day Scholarship Breakfast in the Connolly Center. Hundreds attended to honor the memory of Dr. King, and to celebrate victories in the community. Musical performances were also a centerpiece of the celebration,...
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Medical Marijuana Clinic Opens in Sullivan Square

January 20, 2018
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Medical Marijuana Clinic Opens in Sullivan Square

By Seth Daniel The first medical marijuana dispensary in the Lower Mystic region has opened its doors in Sullivan Square on Broadway, Somerville, and operators of the clinic, Revolutionary Clinics, said last week they are seeing many new patients and believe they are helping people with chronic pain feel better without having to turn...
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Lukas and Legends:Boston College Football Star Denis Honored as a Walter Camp All-American Player

January 20, 2018
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Lukas and Legends:Boston College Football Star Denis Honored as a Walter Camp All-American Player

By Cary Shuman Former Everett High football star Lukas Denis is now officially in the stratosphere of college athletics. Saturday night at a spectacular, gala awards dinner at historic Yale University, Denis accepted one of college football’s most prestigious honors: Walter Camp All-American. It was a star-studded event as Denis, a junior at Boston...
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Everett to Sign on to Nationwide Opioid Lawsuit Against Pill Manufacturers and Distributors

January 20, 2018
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By Seth Daniel The City of Everett is now one of several communities from Massachusetts that have signed on to a nationwide lawsuit aimed at making opiate drug manufacturers and distributers pay for past and future recovery efforts incurred by municipalities across America due to the Opiate Epidemic. In his Inaugural Address on Jan....
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Officials Want Walking Path on National Grid River Property

January 20, 2018
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By Seth Daniel State Sen. Sal DiDomenico and two other nearby legislators have signed on to a letter calling for Martin Suuberg, commissioner of the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), to require National Grid to design and build a walking path on its property abutting the Malden River. The letter, dated Jan. 9,...
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2018 Residential Parking Stickers are Now Available

January 20, 2018
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Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of the Parking Clerk would like to notify residents to obtain their residential parking stickers. Vehicle owners must visit the website HYPERLINK “https://everettparking.cityhallsystems.com/”https://everettparking.cityhallsystems.com and submit an online application in order to receive their stickers.  Once the online application is complete, stickers will then be mailed directly to the...
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Everett 311 has Logged 40,000 Requests as It Reaches One-Year Mark

January 20, 2018
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Since the launch of Everett’s 311 system in January 2017, Mayor DeMaria’s Office of Constituent Services has logged nearly 40,000 requests via phone calls and walk-ins. Mayor DeMaria highlighted in his Inaugural Address that he wants to create an environment that is more responsive to the needs of residents, businesses and visitors and he...
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Overdose Spike Warning Highlights Weekend Here

January 20, 2018
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As discussion of the opiate epidemic continues, the City of Everett put out its first emergency warning last weekend for a deadly strain of opiates that caused a spike in overdoses last weekend. “The City of Everett would like to warn residents of a recent spike in overdoses in the last 30 hours,” read...
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It’s Time for a Permanent Solution for Dreamers

January 20, 2018
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By Korina Iribe Romo Depression, anxiety, frustration: This was my reality as an undocumented young woman living in the United States. For many years the love and support of my family was the only thing that sustained me. In 2012 my life changed with the implementation of the DACA program (Deferred Action for Childhood...
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