The weekend was not kind to Encore where police were called to put down what was described as a large fight which started in a hotel room apparently and which spread into the hotel lobby and then onto the main entrance of the luxury hotel.
The tragic death by drug overdose of the young Kennedy girl at the compound on Cape Cod caused a spate of articles to be written that went something like this: that being a Kennedy is tough, tougher than say being any one of us.
As an older person and a longtime fan of the Kennedy’s, a read of those articles made me think.
How is being a Kennedy any tougher than being me or you or any of us?
Is it harder being a working-class Everett kid struggling to establish a place in the world for yourself or is it harder being a millionaire Kennedy marinated in money and privilege?
Good question isn’t it?
Is it harder coping with our lives if we don’t have privilege and millions upon millions of dollars or is it harder coping because of having millions and privilege?
A police chase which apparently began in Everett early Sunday morning ended in Revere with the shooting death of a Lynn man, whose name has not been released.
The shooting occurred about 12:34 a.m. Sunday, August 4 on Washington Avenue near the intersection with Sargent Street in Revere.
The State Police and Suffolk County DA’s office have not yet released anything public about the ongoing investigation into the use of deadly force by the Everett police officer, whose name has not been released.