Having Fun

January 10, 2018
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Having Fun

Kall O’Neil makes a snow angel on Proctor Ave. following the Storm.
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Planet Fitness Opens Second Location in Revere

January 10, 2018
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Planet Fitness Opens Second Location in Revere

Planet Fitness staff: Rob, Chris, Sandra, Ashley, Joey, and Balo stop for a photo at the Grand Opening of the new Planet Fitness gym at the Wonderland Marketplace. The...
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‘Bomb Cyclone’ Ravages Revere:Severe Weather Not Been Seen Since ’78

January 10, 2018
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‘Bomb Cyclone’ Ravages Revere:Severe Weather Not Been Seen Since ’78

By Sue Ellen Woodcock Residents are looking forward to this week’s thaw after getting whacked last Thursday with a Nor’easter (or Bomb Cyclone storm system) that dumped about 18...
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How Many Motions Are Too Much?

January 10, 2018
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Councillors had a chance Monday night to comment on the City Council Rules of Order, something that doesn’t greatly impact the public but does impact...
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Council Votes to Send Letter to Environmental Dept

January 10, 2018
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock With a 10-1 vote, the City Council voted to send a letter to the DEP in opposition of the Wheelabrator facility expanding any further. State...
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Triant Named Salesian Boys & Girls Club Executive Director

January 10, 2018
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By John Lynds East Boston native and Savio Prep graduate Michael Triant was named the new Executive Director of the Salesian Boys & Girls Club at the board’s December...
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City Council Motions

January 10, 2018
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Former Councillor Gerald Esposito passes The City Council held a moment of silence Monday night for former Ward 5 Councillor Gerald “Jerry” Esposito who passed away Sunday. Esposito, 87,...
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Meridian Bancorp, Inc. and East Boston Savings Bank Announce Their 2018 Commitment to Their Employees, Infrastructure and Charitable Giving

January 10, 2018
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Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company” or “Meridian”) (NASDAQ: EBSB), the holding company for East Boston Savings Bank (the “Bank”), following the new tax law being passed by Congress and...
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State Education Department Reviewing Revere Schools this Week

January 10, 2018
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By Seth Daniel The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) is doing a full review of the Revere Public School District this week – an exercise that...
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Police Briefs 01-10-2018

January 10, 2018
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Arrest  Report FRIDAY, DEC. 29 Jose Luis Mejia-Hernandez, 37, of Chelsea, was arrested on a charge of unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.   SATURDAY, DEC, 30 Christopher M....
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Americans Hate Waiting, so They’ll Despise Single Payer

January 10, 2018
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By Sally C. Pipes What makes for an awful trip to the doctor? Waiting. Earlier this year, doctor-rating website Zocdoc found that long waits or appointment delays were the...
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Letters to the Editors

January 10, 2018
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The Political Year in Review Dear Editor: We are all directly impacted by the effects of political decisions. So it is important to all of us to thoughtfully reflect...
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Ward 5 Councillor John Powers:We Must Be Better Prepared for Natural Disasters

January 10, 2018
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Last week’s major coastal flooding in our city and other Massachusetts communities served as a reminder of the immense respect we must have for nature, and a warning of...
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Bring It On, Ol’ Man Winter

January 10, 2018
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These past two weeks have brought the worst winter weather imaginable — coastal flooding, record cold, and a blizzard — but we’ve survived it all and made it out...
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Sports 01-10-2018

January 10, 2018
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RhS sports Roundup RHS hockey team splits two contests It was an up-and-down week for the Revere High hockey team, which split its two games this past week. Last...
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Obituaries 01-10-2018

January 10, 2018
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Dolores Pires Affectionate mother, dedicated housewife and fastidious housekeeper known for her beautiful voice Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Funeral Mass on Saturday, Jan. 13,...
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Council Makes History:Joanne McKenna and Jessica Giannino Elected to Top Spots

January 6, 2018
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Council Makes History:Joanne McKenna and Jessica Giannino Elected to Top Spots

By Sue Ellen Woodcock History was made Monday night when the city council elected two women to the top posts on the council for the first time. Councillor-at-Large Jessica...
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‘Jake the Turkey’ Welcomes New Year

January 6, 2018
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‘Jake the Turkey’ Welcomes New Year

By Sue Ellen Woodcock Jake the Turkey welcomed in 2018 at one of his favorite intersections –  Broadway, Park and Central. He stopped traffic, he posed for pictures, raised...
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City Ready for Snow and More Cold

January 6, 2018
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Department of Public Works director Don Goodwin has his crews prepared for a potential N’oreaster on Thursday. “We should be all set,” said DPW Superintendent...
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Police Briefs 01-03-2018

January 6, 2018
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Arrest  Report FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22 Giovanni A. Lopez, 27, of East Boston, was arrested on a charge of assault & battery. David J. Bavelsky, 27, of 382 Ocean Ave.,...
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A New Revere High School is Needed

January 6, 2018
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The recent announcement by the state that the proposed new Revere High School will not be on the list of school building projects for the coming year certainly comes...
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Remembering Bob Haas

January 6, 2018
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Amidst the usual commotion of the holiday season, we were remiss in failing to acknowledge in this column the recent dedication in the City Council Chambers of the portrait of...
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Congratulations to Our New City Officials

January 6, 2018
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We offer our congratulations to our new city officials who were sworn into office this past week. Public service is not easy these days. In an era of limited...
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Sports 01-03-2018

January 6, 2018
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Grand Entrance Pepic shoots for her 1,000th point Friday By Cary Shuman Revere High basketball star Valentina Pepic is nine points shy of the 1,000-point career milestone heading in...
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