Editorials

Everett Strong

Everett has always been a tough and resilient city.  Like our much lauded football team, we play hard.  Multigenerational rivalries, competition and decades old slights and offenses long forgotten add to a complex culture.  Politics here is a beloved full…

Everett Pride

By Mayor Carlo DeMaria I have always loved Everett.  I love the streets, the parks and the people.  I am proud to call each and every one of you my neighbors.  And I have never been more proud than I…

Politically Dumb & Dumber

Last week was a political benchmark for Everett. Disgraced former state Representative Stephen Stat Smith, who got caught voting for himself with absentee ballots, got sentenced to jail for his criminal behavior.  Now Smith’s former aide, the newly “elected” state…

Scott Brown – He’s for Us!

The l-o-n-g campaign for United States Senator is coming to a rapid close and the objective conclusion is that Massachusetts already has the best choice serving in the position – Scott Brown. Despite his opponent Elizabeth Warren’s barrage of politically-motivated…