Category: Editorials

Aldermen say no

We believe it is disappointing that the Board of Alderman failed to endorse the Common Council’s motion giving the city’s commercial  and residential property owners a badly needed break. By failing to approve the transfer of $4 million of city…

Carlo DeMaria’s Everett

Mayor Carlo DeMaria has performed a bit of magic during his terms in office. The contentiousness at city hall that was so much a part of the city’s political persona in years past appears to have vanished. Perhaps this is…

Thanksgiving 2010

Everything about our lives and about the well-being of our nation has been put in question by the nagging recession that has cost so many jobs and our belief in the banking system and even our belief in our ability…

Madness, again

The stabbing death of an Everett young man over the weekend in front of a popular Main Street pizzeria once again reminds all of us of how out of control deadly violence has tended to become in the last year…

Down to the wire

With the election next week, many of you who plan to vote already know who you will be voting for and why. The onslaught of radio and television advertisements and the general overhanded nature of newspaper and Internet coverage, will…

Ken Strong

Ken Strong was well known throughout this city for a lifetime. His death last week is a real loss for Everett. Ken was a good guy with heart and soul who loved to play music – and in his day,…