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Golf team drops decision to Winthrop

September 22, 2010
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The young Revere High golf team, which features four sophomores in the eight man lineup, dropped a 57-15 decision at Winthrop last week. Senior Vin Lauria, playing at the No. 8 position, was the top scorer for the Patriots with 3.5 points out of a possible nine points against his Winthrop counterpart.. Sophomore John...

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Arrest Report 09-22-2010

September 22, 2010
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September 13 A 15 year old juvenile was arrested on charges of three counts of illegal possession of a knife or dangerous weapon in violation of the city ordinance. September 14 Gary Belliveau, 42, of Boston, was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Aldo DiFranco Jr., 23, of 39 Winthrop Ave., was arrested on an...

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What Next? – At Wonderland, time is of the essence

September 22, 2010
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Wonderland has been closed for almost a month. The question arises – what to do with Wonderland? Fifty-five acres of prime real estate close to Boston on public transportation would seem an easy sell but the property needs a reason to exist. In addition, the city must carefully negotiate its new use with Wonderland’s...

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Welcome Back – Richard Penta re-joins the City Council

September 22, 2010
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Richard Penta was sworn in earlier this week as the Ward 1 City Councillor. On his return to the council Penta made a number of short speeches and seemed to enjoy being back. Richard Penta is back. It was almost as if he had never left at the council meeting earlier this week.

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Obituaries 09-22-2010

September 22, 2010
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Mary Albanese Of Attleboro, formerly of East Boston Mary E. (Costa) Albanese of Attleboro, formerly of East Boston, died on September 18. She was the beloved wife of 51 years of the late Gaetano "Guy" Albanese; loving mother of Manuel Cancella of New Jersey, Stephen Albanese and his wife, Tamara, of Virginia, Janice Argenzio...

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Boys soccer team wins season opener, 2-0

September 16, 2010
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The Revere High boys soccer team kicked off its 2010 season on the right foot with a solid 2-0 win at Triton Regional Friday. Senior midfielder Leo Giraldo potted the initial Revere goal of the season in the first half, assisted by Captain Breny Guzman. Giraldo and Guzman two of the 10 seniors on...

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Girls soccer team triumphs in opener

September 16, 2010
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The Revere High girls soccer team opened the 2010 campaign with an impressive 2-0 victory over Medford last week. A pair of underclassmen, freshman Paola Ortiz and sophomore Jackie Noel, provided the scoring impetus to give Lady Patriots the triumph. Ortiz scored in the first half, assisted by senior Captain Marisa Parent. Noel reached...

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Field hockey team drops season opener

September 16, 2010
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Although the Revere High field hockey team dropped its season opener by a 7-0 margin last Wednesday at Marblehead, a perennially strong team in the Northeastern Conference, RHS head coach Maureen Flynn saw a lot of good things that bode well for the coming season. “The team played well,” said Flynn. “We have a...

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Golfers drop pair

September 16, 2010
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A young Revere High golf team faced the iron (no pun intended) of the Northeastern Conference this past, taking on Swampscott and Marblehead. Coach Ben Murphy’s Patriots dropped a 51-21 decision to Swampscott and a 56.5-15.5 contest to Marblehead. Highlights for the Pats were the performances of sophomores Mark Maloney and John Cimarutta both...

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Volleyball team drops close decision to BHS

September 16, 2010
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The Revere High volleyball team dropped its season opener to Beverly last week in three closely contested sets, 25-19, 25-16, and 25-21. “This is a young group of girls and many of them played JV last year, so varsity is new to them,” said RHS head coach Kim Hudd. “They worked really hard and...

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More Than A Garage – Groundbreaking is a sign of better things to come at Wonderland

September 16, 2010
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The groundbreaking on Monday at the Wonderland T Station marked the beginning of much more than a parking garage. Even though the new garage to be built at Wonderland will house 1,465 automobiles and cost about $53 million, the real success comes after the garage is built. Expected to follow it is a hotel,...

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Contracting In Revere – City needs stronger safeguards

September 16, 2010
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It is apparent that something must be done by the city to ensure that its vendors are insured and are, in fact, the people the city is contracting with. Recent contracts awarded to a vendor paid for trimming the city’s trees did not show or reveal much of a vetting process by the city....

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Arrest Report 09-16-2010

September 16, 2010
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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 Rocco Ursino, 37, of 71 Franklin Ave., was arrested on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor, disorderly conduct, operating a motor vehicle negligently so as to endanger, and making a threat to commit a crime. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 Victor H. Hernandez, 38, of Somerville, was...

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Obituaries 09-16-2010

September 16, 2010
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Atty. Joseph DiCarlo, 86 Former Revere Mayor, Decorated veteran Atty. Joseph W. DiCarlo, a lifelong Revere resident, died peacefully at home on September 8. He was 86 years old. A decorated US Army veteran of World War II, he was a recipient of the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star Medals. He was a...

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LaQuaglia will take part in Jimmy Fund Walk – Dedicates efforts in memory of his daughter, Stacey

September 10, 2010
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LaQuaglia will take part in Jimmy Fund Walk – Dedicates efforts in memory of his daughter, Stacey

Ron LaQuaglia, president of Revere Little League, will be participating in his 21st consecutive Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk on Sunday, September 12. LaQuaglia dedicates his annual effort in memory of his daughter, Stacey, who passed away on April 20, 2005, at the age of 30. Miss LaQuaglia received treatment for her condition at...

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American Resolve – Remembering the anniversary of 9/11

September 10, 2010
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We again mark the terrorist attacks launched upon us on September 11, 2001. We again remember the dead from those attacks – and we remember and recall the memories of those who have died fighting terrorism since we decided to go after those who would destroy our way of life if given the chance....

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Arrest Report 09-10-2010

September 10, 2010
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Monday, August 30 Thomas Kennedy, 40, of Peabody, was arrested on one warrant. Horn Ouch, 41, of 67 Franklin Ave, was charged with assault and battery and threatening to commit a crime. Wayne Tillett, 27, of Jamaica Plain, was charged with violating a protective order. Tuesday, August 31 No Arrests Reported Wednesday, September 1...

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Obituaries 09-10-2010

September 10, 2010
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Pasquale ‘Nicky’ Navarro Wallpaper Designer and freelance photographer Pasquale "Nicky" Navarro died unexpectedly at his Chelsea home on September 5. He was 85 years old. Mr. Navarro was born and raised in Fall River and moved to Everett as a young boy. He moved to Chelsea in 1951 when he married the love of...

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First Annual Silvio Cella Family Foundation Golf Tournament a success

August 25, 2010
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First Annual Silvio Cella Family Foundation Golf Tournament a success

The First Annual Silvio Cella Family Foundation Golf Tournament, raised over $20,000 for the Foundation’s annual grant program, which will help give high school football programs in Massachusetts the tools needed to be successful on the gridiron and help prepare young men for college, careers and family. At the dinner following the Tournament, our...

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Wonderland closes

August 25, 2010
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Wonderland closing after all these years is a tragedy for this city. It is a tragedy of the first order. First, there are the nearly 100 longtime employees who have lost their jobs. Second, it is the end of an industry, which came to exist only electronically in its last and most current incarnation....

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