Everett Topix Bought by Patch

By Josh Resnek 

For about a decade, Everetttopix.com has served as a chatter site for a small number of Internet savvy Everett residents.

The site attracted four to five dozen people in a day at times, and the “chatter” on the site could be filled with speculation and inventive about the news stories and Everett characters making them.

Everetttopix.com exists no more. Continue reading Everett Topix Bought by Patch

Monthly Meeting Dissolves Into Chaos

Mayor Closes Public Hearing, Tosses out Reporter and Has the Door Shut

By Josh Resnek 

The monthly meeting of the School Finance Review Commission Thursday night in the mayor’s conference room at city hall highlighted some of the deep divisions that exist in Everett city government.

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Superintendent of Schools Frederick F. Foresteire and the mayor of Everett sit on opposite sides of the table during the most recent School Finance Review Commission meeting.

Also highlighted is the mayor’s inability to force Everett Public Schools (EPS) Superintendent Frederick F. Foresteire and the schools to do his bidding, something Foresteire absolutely refused to do.

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