Archive for August, 2017

Row Row Row

August 31, 2017
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Row Row Row

Mary Jones (left) one of the original founders of Row Row Row is shown with Rep. RoseLee Vincent and Councillor John Powers at the event that was held on Saturday at the Point Pines Yacht Club.
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Up for the Challenge:New Teachers, High Hopes as School Term Begins

August 31, 2017
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Up for the Challenge:New Teachers, High Hopes as School Term Begins

By Seth Daniel A new school year brings a fresh start for everyone, but no more so than for the more than 70 new teachers who are about to teach their first lessons in the Revere Public Schools this coming Monday, Aug. 28. Back to school is at hand for certain, but around 70...
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Revere Police to Host Fundraiser to Benefit Children with Cancer:Sept 29 Event Dedicated to Memory of Daniel Talbot

August 31, 2017
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Revere Police to Host Fundraiser to Benefit Children with Cancer:Sept 29 Event Dedicated to Memory of Daniel Talbot

By Cary Shuman Three Revere Police officers are organizing a special fundraiser for the Cops For Kids With Cancer charitable organization. David Caramanica, William Soto, and Joseph Internicola are co-chairs of the event that will be held Friday, Sept. 29, beginning at 7 p.m. at Casa Lucia, Revere. Caramanica said the fundraiser will be...
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Residents Support RevereTV and Seek More Competition

August 31, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The city held its second hearing on cable television service on Monday night and heard again the support for Revere TV and the desire to have competition amongst cable providers, Comcast and RCN. The first public hearing which covered Comcast was held Aug. 9. Comcast is the current cable service...
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News Briefs

August 31, 2017
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Revere takes on Chelsea bocce players Get ready to cheer on  Revere Senior Bocce players as they square off against Chelsea Senior Bocce players for bragging rights as winners of the “Bocce Bowl” trophy? Come on down to the First Annual Bocce Bowl Tournament. The information is listed here in addition to a flyer...
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Police Briefs 08-23-2017

August 31, 2017
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ARREST Report MONDAY, AUGUST 14 Carlos A. Dellosantos-Jiminez, 23, of Lynn, was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, and refusing to provide identifying information while operating a motor vehicle.   TUESDAY, AUGUST 15 Tony Tiger Thiem, 22, of Lynn was arrested on a charge of assault & battery by means of a...
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Letters to the Editor

August 31, 2017
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THANK YOU TO ALL Dear Editor, I would like to express my deepest gratitude to the 911 operator, Revere Fire Dept., Cataldo Ambulance Service, MGH doctors, nurses, my family and friends for all the life saving support encouragement and help during and after my heart attack on Broadway on May 27th. Wilma Stevens  ...
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Seeking Your Input to Improve Residential Parking

August 31, 2017
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By Mayor Brian Arrigo Last week, I announced the formation of a Resident Parking Working Group, which will make recommendations on the implementation of a resident permit parking program for the City. The goal is to have a program in place for 2018. During these working group sessions, we will seek resident feedback on...
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Row, Row, Row A Success

August 31, 2017
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We congratulate the Row Row Row in Revere planning committee for a very successful event that took place Saturday. Row Row Row coordinator Stacey Livote, assistant principal at the Seacoast Academy, and her committee worked hard to bring back this popular canoe race that was a summertime staple in the 1970s and 1980s. It’s...
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Silvestri is an Advocate for Our War Veterans

August 31, 2017
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We remember Marc Silvestri well for his outstanding performances for the Revere High football team at the “old” Harry Della Russo Stadium. Marc was a tough, hard-nosed running back who worked hard on every play, often picking up extra yardage because of his second effort. He is certainly one of the finest football players...
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Obituaries 08-23-2017

August 31, 2017
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Alice Williams Revere native, resident of Chelsea and Florida Alice L. (Upton) Williams died at the residence of her daughter, Sandra, where she has made her home for the past two years. She was 91 years old. Alice was born and raised in Revere and graduated from Revere High School in 1943. She married...
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Revere Recreation Color Night

August 16, 2017
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Revere Recreation Color Night

The air at the Whelan School Park was filled with plumes of color last Saturday, Aug. 12, as hundreds of Revere children of all ages participated in the annual Color Night hosted by Revere Parks and Recreation department.
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Journal Reaches New Heights

August 16, 2017
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Journal Reaches New Heights

School committee member Dan Maguire with his wife, Adrienne Maguire, and daughters, Meghan and Michaela, holding copies of the Revere Journal in Machu Picchu, Peru on their recent trip to the Andes Mountains.
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Council Approves Easements for Safe Routes by Garfield School

August 16, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Monday night, the city council approved numerous easements as part of the Safe Routes to School construction project around the Garfield School. Officials held a public hearing on easements for Avalon Street, Blake Street, Centennial Avenue, Dix Street, Fitzhenry Square, Garfield Avenue, North Shore Road and Waverly Avenue. The hearing...
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High Bail for Men Charged with Kidnapping, Firearms

August 16, 2017
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Good police work at the scene from responding Revere Police officers, command staff and Revere Dispatch led to the discovery of a man kidnapped and beaten for a drug debt, as well as an assortment of weapons that included a Mac-10 machine gun with a silencer on Sunday night. Revere Police Chief James Guido...
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Cable Public Hearing Sees Overwhelming Support for RevereTV

August 16, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock It was supposed to be a public hearing on the contract Comcast now has with the city as a cable provider. But the meeting turned into nothing but accolades for cable television studio Revere TV. Sure a few people stood up to complain about Comcast cable television rates, but most...
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News Briefs

August 16, 2017
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City of Revere Overdose Awareness Day On Thursday, Aug. 31, at 6 p.m., the City of Revere will host its 2017 Overdose Awareness Day event in the Revere High School Auditorium. The event will feature remarks from elected officials, addiction specialists, and people personally impacted by the opioid epidemic. The goal of the event...
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Update on 205 Revere Beach Parkway

August 16, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Work is well underway at 205 Revere Beach Parkway, the site of the former Shaw’s Market, and its’s on track for the grand opening of a five-story, 132 key hotel and a six-story, 124 unit residential apartment building with parking for 298 vehicles in the spring of 2019. Mark Robinson,...
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Police Briefs 08-16-2017

August 16, 2017
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Revere Police NEWS OVERDOSES HIT REVERE A rash of overdoses and fatal overdoses hit the region last weekend, with one death from a suspected overdose coming on Malden Street in Revere. Revere Police and other departments in the area, including Chelsea, where there were multiple fatal overdoses last weekend, are warning the community that...
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Letters to the Editor

August 16, 2017
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THANK YOU Dear editor: I would like to express my appreciation to those who supported the recent Taft St. Relief Fundraiser. First and foremost, thank you to the Revere Elks, exalted ruler Kenneth Buckley, and secretary Laura Smith for generously donating the hall and $1,000. Thank you to Luigi’s Pizzeria and Maekha Thai, two...
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