Archive for April, 2010

Eye on crime – Beachmont residents begin neighborhood watch program

April 7, 2010
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Eye on crime – Beachmont residents begin neighborhood watch program

It was a loaded handgun discovered in the bushes by a toddler that pushed several Beachmont neighbors over the edge and sparked them into action. Eileen Mundis and several neighborhood friends on the marsh side of Beachmont were enjoying a nice Fourth of July about a year ago when the fruits of increasing crime...
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Starting over, staying put – Professionals hit hard by the economy may be out of work but not out of time

April 7, 2010
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Starting over, staying put – Professionals hit hard by the economy may be out of work but not out of time

For the past several years, Gary Ferragamo was the face of Revere Beach’s most exciting new development, the Ocean Club. He lived, breathed and ate Revere Beach – and even resided at the head of the Beach in the Point of Pines. He was the Beach’s greatest salesman and a native of Revere as...
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Softball team opens season against Medford

April 7, 2010
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With their pre-season at an end, the Revere High softball team and new head coach Joe Ciccarello were set to open their 2010 campaign yesterday (Tuesday) against former Greater Boston League rival Medford . “The dress rehearsal is over and the time has come to bring up the curtain and see what we’ve got,”...
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Baseball team taking shape

April 7, 2010
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With their season opener still more than a week away, members of the Revere High baseball team will have plenty of opportunity to impress head coach Joe Ranno as they seek to earn a spot on the varsity for the 2010 season. “This is the latest start we’ve ever had,”said Ranno. “We have four...
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Arrest Report 04-07-2010

April 7, 2010
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MONDAY, MARCH 29 John R. DiBattista, 56, of 38 Larkin St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant and on a charge of operating a motor vehicle after his right to operate had been suspended. Daniel L. Palabella, 31, of Winthrop, was arrested on charges of armed robbery, illegal possession of a Class D controlled...
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Vote On Tuesday – Senate election is upon us

April 7, 2010
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Ward 6 residents are urged to vote on Tuesday in the special senate election being held to fill the seat vacated by former Senator Anthony Galluccio. The special election offers a number of candidates but the campaign has evolved into a contest between Cambridge Attorney Tim Flaherty and Everett City Councillor Sal DiDomenico. Both...
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Gaining Momentum – Casino legislation appears to be a done deal

April 7, 2010
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House Speaker Robert DeLeo’s expanded gambling bill has made it out of the House Committee on Commerce and will be sent to the full House for a vote next week after being reported favorably. This is tantamount to the bill passing the house and being sent on to the senate. In the senate, the...
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Obituaries 04-07-2010

April 7, 2010
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Charles Wilcox Jr. Driver for Stop & Shop Charles F. Wilcox Jr. died unexpectedly at his home on Revere Beach Boulevard on March 17. He was 64 years old. "Charlie" was a former resident of Roslindale and Jamaica Plain and has lived in Revere for more than 25 years. He worked for the Teamsters...
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