Author: Independent Staff

Briefs

Mystic Valley Elder Services Elects Officers and Members to its Board In late October, the Board of Directors of Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES) re-elected three officers and elected one new officer including Dorothy Martin-Long of Everett to lead the…

Have We Turned A Corner?

For the first time since 2014, life expectancy in the United States has risen after four years of decline, according to a report released this past Thursday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Overall life expectancy rose…

Letter to the Editor

Thank You to Such a Great Fire Department Dear Editor: Our finest were at it again, when they were called on to assist my son who is wheelchair bound. He was stuck on his lift which was about two feet…

EHS Sports Roundup

Girls Basketball Qualifies for Tourney The Everett High girls basketball team punched their ticket for a Journey to the Tourney with a pair of victories this past week over Greater Boston League rivals Revere and Medford. The triumphs improved the…

Obituaries 02-05-2020

Peter Escott Retired Somerville Teacher and Civil War Enthusiast Peter A. Escott of Everett entered into eternal rest on Monday, Feb. 3 in the Melrose-Wakefield Hospital after a very brief illness.  He was 72 years old.  Born in Somerville, Peter lived…