Monthly Archives: May 2013

Going Strong at 165 Years: East Boston Savings Starts 165th Year of Serving Community

May 1, 2013
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Going Strong at 165 Years: East Boston Savings Starts 165th Year of Serving Community

Last Friday the East Boston Savings Bank celebrated 165 years in business with neighborhood-wide celebrations at all bank branches in Revere. The events included promotions, raffle and a IPad give-a-way. “East Boston Savings Bank owes its success over the past 165 years to the exceptional loyalty of our customers and the hard work of...

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Batting a Thousand

May 1, 2013
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Batting a Thousand

School Committee woman Carol Tye auctions off a Boston Strong collage at the RLL teleathon this past weekend.

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Investigators Looking at Use of Poker Machines

May 1, 2013
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Local social club-goers may have played their last game of Cherry 3000. State regulators have apparently raided several Revere veterans clubs and social clubs in a comprehensive investigation into illegal gaming in the city. The investigation focuses on the infamous poker machines – otherwise known as automatic amusement devices – and their use in...

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Mellace Will Be Inducted into Suffolk Hall of Fame

May 1, 2013
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When discussing some of the greatest players in the early years of Suffolk University men’s basketball, Arthur “Archie” Mellace has to be near the top of the list. A 6-foot-2-inch, 185-pound forward and captain, Mellace was an all-purpose player who could score with the best of them, filling the basket from both inside and...

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Rizzo to Hold Vigil for Victims of Bombing

May 1, 2013
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Mayor Dan Rizzo has invited all residents to an Interfaith Service and candlelight vigil for the victims, families, and responders of the Boston Marathon tragedy. All residents are encouraged to attend and come together as a community to reflect on the events of the week of April 15th. The vigil will take place on...

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Revere Shines

May 1, 2013
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We would like to thank the hundreds of volunteers who took time  on Saturday to participate in the third  annual “ Revere Shines”  neighborhood cleanup. The weather was perfect,  which led to more people helping out this year. Coming from every ward in the City, volunteer residents spent most of the morning  cleaning parks,...

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RHS Sports Roundup

May 1, 2013
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Boys track team enjoys banner week The Revere High boys track team continued to excel and move onwards toward greater heights this past week. At Sunday’s MSTCA D-1 State Relays, the 4 x 200 quartet of  Joey Ritchie, Bobby Rose, Johnny Lopes, and Karim Sahila set a new school record with a time of...

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Obituaries 05-01-2013

May 1, 2013
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William Bishop Past Grand Knight of Chelsea K of C William F. Bishop of Chelsea died on April 28 at the Golden Living Center-Dexter House in Malden after a courageous nine month battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 62 years old. Born in Boston and a graduate of Chelsea High School, Class of 1968,...

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