Category: Editorials

The Celtics

The Celtics lost a close one which they could have won but it simply wasn’t in the cards. However, the Celtics showed themselves to be a team of destiny, capable of defeating the Orlando Magic and moving on to the…

We agree with the mayor

During the recent water crisis, Everett’s reverse 911 system failed to meet the high standard this city sets on public safety. Not everyone could be notified – and the vast bulk of those notified in the end, received their call…

The School Department budget

The city’s School Department is facing a fiscal crisis this year unlike any other in many years past. Without added funding this year, the city’s school budget will barely take care of current business let alone moving forward into new…

Congratulations Sal

Last week’s special election produced a new state senator for and from Everett – Sal DiDomenico. We congratulate Sal on his campaign. We congratulate the voters of Everett for getting out and voting. In a close race, the Everett vote…

The cruel irony in politics

Sal DiDomenico won the special election – the first big battle – but Cambridge Attorney Tim Flaherty may win the war. Flaherty is already collecting signatures for a senate primary run in September. DiDomenico is also gathering signatures for the…

Everett’s Big Bellies

The city has rolled out the Big Belly barrels that are solar powered, immune from the elements and closed off to rodents. Many of you will notice them in various parts of the city where they have been deployed. The…