The City is Flush with Casino Money: Why then Layoffs of Teachers?

By Joshua Resnek

When more than 350 men, women and school children pack a School Committee meeting inside Everett High School you know something is up.

This is what happened Monday evening when the School Committee officially announced the layoffs that will be occurring because the mayor says the city can’t afford to fund the schools. Continue reading The City is Flush with Casino Money: Why then Layoffs of Teachers?

Wynn’s of Change: What Do Explosive Allegations Mean for Everett?

By Joshua Resnek

A Wall Street Journal investigative report claiming that dozens of women were sexually harassed by casino mogul Steve Wynn has rocked Wynn’s life and looks to probably take him down.

He has resigned his position as the Chief of Fundraising for the Republican Party. Continue reading Wynn’s of Change: What Do Explosive Allegations Mean for Everett?

Worker Injured at Casino Work Site

Leader Herald Staff

A worker was injured Tuesday morning after falling down an elevator shaft at the Wynn Casino construction site in Everett according to casino officials who commented on the accident Tuesday morning.

Casino officials said that the worker was just starting his shift when he fell down a shaft in the garage area around 7 a.m. Continue reading Worker Injured at Casino Work Site