Archive for February, 2018

Police Briefs 02-07-2018

February 9, 2018
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Police Log Monday, 12/11 Elvin Rammos, 34, 52 Lynde St., Everett, was arrested on default warrants and detained immigration customs. Wednesday, 12/13 Mario Cardenas, 28, 12 Paris St., East Boston, was arrested for operating motor vehicle with suspended license, operating motor vehicle without inspection sticker. David Delgreco, 54, 67 Everett St., Everett, was arrested...
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The Future of Transportation Isn’t Just Self-Driving Cars, It’s Public Transit

February 9, 2018
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Fiat Chrysler and BMW just announced plans to jointly develop self-driving cars. The move puts the automakers in competition with Google, Apple, and other car manufacturers that are also working on driverless vehicles. The question is when, not if, this is going to be commonplace. Self-driving cars might seem to render public transportation obsolete....
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We Will Never Forget the Blizzard of ’78

February 9, 2018
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This week marks the 40th anniversary of the Blizzard of ’78, the momentous storm that wreaked havoc and devastation across Eastern Massachusetts during a 32-hour period on February 6-7. There have been many remembrances of that catastrophic event in the media this week, but photos and archival film can only tell  so much. Those...
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Guerrier Achieves 1,000 Points, EHS Girls Basketball Wins Two Games, Now 9-4

February 9, 2018
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Yasmeen Guerrier achieved the 1000-point milestone in her Everett High career to lead the Lady Crimson Tide basketball team to a pair of victories this past week. Guerrier hit for 22 points to lead Everett to a 53-38 victory at Swampscott Tuesday, which brought her within nine points of the 1,000-point plateau. Three nights...
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Obituaries 02-07-2018

February 9, 2018
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Marcella Wallace Of Melrose, formerly of Everett Marcella A. (Wilson) Wallace of Melrose, formerly of Everett, passed away on Feb. 3. The beloved wife of the late Robert H. Wallace, she was the devoted mother of Robert C. Wallace, Charles F. Wallace, James M. Wallace and Annmarie Harrison and her husband, Steve; dear sister...
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Book Signing

February 2, 2018
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Book Signing

“DRAG” co-author Domenic D. Augustus (Everett native Steve Doyle) autographs one of his books at Night Shift Brewery on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Doyle held the signing on his first novel just steps away from where he grew up in the Village.
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Steve Wynn Under the Microscope:Wynn CEO Steve Wynn, Company Push Back Against Sexual Harassment Allegations

February 2, 2018
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Steve Wynn Under the Microscope:Wynn CEO Steve Wynn, Company Push Back Against Sexual Harassment Allegations

The gaming world was spun on its side Friday afternoon when a Wall Street Journal report went public and described a pattern of sexual harassment by Wynn Resorts CEO Steve Wynn – allegations that filtered through Las Vegas and into Everett where Wynn is building a $2.4 billion resort casino. Wynn, for his part,...
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Billboard Appeals Continues Between Harley Developer and Agency

February 2, 2018
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An appeal in Middlesex Superior Court over the approval of an electronic billboard on the Parkway last summer continues to be in effect as the billboard developer, MetoVision, brings its case back to the Planning Board on Feb. 5. After several hearings, the Everett Zoning Board voted last June to approve the double-sided, electronic...
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Mayor, Schools Working to Solve Financial Crisis

February 2, 2018
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As the school year marches on from winter to spring, Supt. Fred Foresteire, Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the administration are working cooperatively and quickly to try to help solve what looks to be an $8 million shortfall in this year’s school budget. Contrary to other reports, the process to address the shortfall has been...
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St Therese Church Site Back with Revised Condos on Gledhill

February 2, 2018
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The Everett Planning Board will oversee a packed agenda for its Feb. 5 meeting at City Hall – with a new proposal coming back from The Neighborhood Developers (TND) for six condo units on Gledhill Avenue. The TND proposal is for the larger St. Therese Church site on Broadway, and it was debated late...
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