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Service to His Country: EHS Graduate Derek Bankus Enlists in U.S. Marine Corps

March 28, 2014
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Service to His Country: EHS Graduate Derek Bankus Enlists in U.S. Marine Corps

Derek S. Bankus says the United States of America has the finest military in the world. Bankus, a 2013 graduate of Everett High School, has been accepted for enlistment in the United States Marine Corps. He has begun strength and conditioning workouts in preparation for his entry in to the Marines’ basic training (boot...
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Stunning Exit: Everett High Falls to Central Catholic in North Title Game

November 20, 2013
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Stunning Exit: Everett High Falls to Central Catholic in North Title Game

The Everett High School football team had its hopes for a state championship ended by Central Catholic High School, falling to the Raiders, 20-15, in the Division 1 North final before a large crowd Saturday at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. In an exciting contest with several twists and turns, the Crimson Tide had taken...
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Sensei Bill Powers of Kenpo Karate Honors Everett Recreation Center

September 25, 2013
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Sensei Bill Powers of Nick Cerio’s Kenpo Karate studio on Broadway in Everett presented a certificate of appreciation to Sam Amado, director of the Everett Recreation Center, in recognition of the center’s contribution to the growth of martial arts in the community. Amado and his staff have done an excellent job in promoting the...
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The Tour for Four: Everett High Football Begins Quest for Division 1 State Title

September 4, 2013
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The Everett High football team will open its season against powerful Springfield Central Friday night at Everett Veterans Memorial Stadium. Coach John DiBiaso’s Crimson Tide gridmen have won three Super Bowl titles in a row. Springfield is the defending Division 1 Western Mass. champion with its only loss last season coming at the hands...
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Revere’s Leading Lady: Dicarlo is a Captain of Three Revere High Sports Teams

August 28, 2013
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When Logan DiCarlo begins her senior season next week for the Revere High field hockey team, she will do so as the team captain. It’s an esteemed leadership post she also holds for the varsity softball team and one she will carry on to the basketball court this winter. Just call her Captain DiCarlo...
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A Glorious Finish: Shawn Thornton Named MIAA State Coach and Athletic Director of the Year

June 5, 2013
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A Glorious Finish: Shawn Thornton Named MIAA State Coach and Athletic Director of the Year

Shawn Thornton will leave Pope John XXIII High School with great memories and a number of individual awards. Thornton, who is stepping down as director of athletics at the end of the school year, received two major awards this year: Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Coach of the Year and Massachusetts Secondary Schools (MSSADA)...
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Steve Wynn Unveils New Hotel/Casino

May 15, 2013
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Steve Wynn Unveils New Hotel/Casino

Steve Wynn showcased new details and renderings of his proposed $1.2 billion Wynn Resort Hotel and casino during an event Friday afternoon at the Edward G. Connolly Center. The presentation attracted state and city officials, school leaders, and Everett residents who listened as Wynn, one of the world’s foremost developers of hotels and casino...
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A Real Pro: Jim Noel Signs as a Free Agent with the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks

May 1, 2013
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A Real Pro: Jim Noel Signs as a Free Agent with the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks

Jim Noel will board a jet at Logan Airport next week for a trip to Seattle where he will take part in rookie mini-camp with the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. Noel, who excelled on two Super Bowl championship teams at Everett High School and went on to be a football captain...
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Top Tier of the Tide: Kenny Calaj Concludes His Brilliant Career with Three Super Bowl Rings

April 10, 2013
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Top Tier of the Tide: Kenny Calaj Concludes His Brilliant Career with Three Super Bowl Rings

Soccer was in his blood but football was in his heart. Kenny Calaj, whose father Marcos played soccer in Brazil becoming coming to the United States in 1993, tried soccer but switched over to football at an early age. He played Pop Warner football before taking his still developing skills in to the Everett...
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Suffolk Downs Unveils New 3d Model of Proposed Casino Project

April 4, 2013
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Chip Tuttle, chief operating officer of Suffolk Downs, unveiled a new three-dimensional model of the proposed $1 billion casino/resort development for the property located in East Boston. Tuttle’s remarks and the showing of the large model came at a press conference held March 27 at the Topsider Room inside the Suffolk Downs clubhouse. “We...
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