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Remembering the Heroes of 9/11

September 15, 2016
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For every generation of Americans for the past near-century, there have been seminal events for which those who were of a certain age can recall “where they were” when they “heard the news.” Every member of the Greatest Generation could recall with vivid clarity the announcement by President Roosevelt of the Day of Infamy...
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Sports 09-14-2016

September 15, 2016
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Miscues prove costly for Patriots in 30-28 loss to Medford in opener The Revere High football team showed flashes of brilliance Friday evening in their 2016 season-opener at Medford, but a combination of costly mistakes, an abundance of penalties, and some questionable officiating proved too much for the Patriots to overcome and left them on the...
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Obituaries 09-14-2016

September 15, 2016
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Albano ‘Barno’ Tassinari Proprietor of Barno’s TV’s, a man who could fix anything Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Visitation on Saturday, September 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Vertuccio and Smith Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) Revere for Albano C. “Barno” Tassinari who died at...
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100 Years

September 8, 2016
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100 Years

Shirley Kezar blows out the candles on her birthday cake as she celebrated 100 years last Friday, September 2. Kezar celebrated with family and friends and staff at the West Revere Health Center, and Mayor Brian Arrigo dropped by with an official citation from the City recognizing her longevity.
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Kite Surfing At Revere Beach

September 8, 2016
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Kite Surfing At Revere Beach

A kiteboarder takes to the air on Sunday at Revere Beach with perfect wind and wave conditions caused by the offshore Hurricane Hermine
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Shaw’s Site Project Slated for Council

September 8, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The City Council on September 12 could decide if the proposal for the old Shaw’s property at 205 Revere Beach Parkway will be placed back on the table for the council to consider whether to allow the project to go forward. At the end of the Aug. 22 meeting, Councillor...
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State Primary Thursday Sept. 8

September 8, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock This week’s primary would not truly be one if it weren’t for candidates for the Democratic Party Ballot. There are no Green Rainbow candidate in the State Primary. Nor are there any Republican candidates and no United Independent party candidates. Running for Congress on the Democratic ticket is Katherine Clark...
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A Top Hit:Local Artist Vinny Prezioso Releases Hit Pop Song

September 8, 2016
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A Top Hit:Local Artist Vinny Prezioso Releases Hit Pop Song

By Beth Treffeisen Starting out as a simple beat the dance song slowly builds into a futuristic song track. A singer breaks out in chorus singing, “Standing out on the edge of the world with everything to loose with such a sunrise,” quickly makes the song Sunrise into the perfect feel good dance song....
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News Briefs

September 8, 2016
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The Annual Revere Beach Memorial The Annual Revere Beach Memorial is a candlelight vigil for families and friends who wish to remember a loved one that lost their life due to an overdose. The Revere CARES Coalition and the City of Revere is again organizing this touching event for Sunday, September 25 at the...
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Police Briefs 09-07-2016

September 8, 2016
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ARREST Report MONDAY, AUGUST 29 Ahmad Lazhari, 33, of 539 Beach St., was issued a summons for a charge of malicious destruction of property under $250. Skyla Bustamante, 19, of 194 Garfield Ave., was issued a summons for assault & battery. TUESDAY, AUGUST 30 Damien M. Centrella, 42, of 44 Constitution Ave., was arrested...
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The Old Shaw’s Site

September 8, 2016
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By Brian Arrigo I decided to run for office to ensure I brought the highest standards for our city: high standards for city government, high standards for constituent services, and creating a culture for high standards for what we envision well into Revere’s future. We all know about the great assets we have: smart,...
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Letters to the Editor

September 8, 2016
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Thanks voters Dear Editor: I am writing to express my appreciation to the voters of Suffolk County.  I am honored at the warm response I have received at local events, quorums, candidate debates, and other public events. I have attended each and every candidate debate for the office of Suffolk County Registry of Deeds...
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Election on September 8

September 8, 2016
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While the Big One — the election of our next President of the United States is in November — there is an important election next Thursday (note the different day for an election than the usual Tuesday), Sept. 8, with some interesting local contests for Suffolk County Sheriff and Suffolk County Register of Deeds. Speaker of the House...
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205 Revere Beach PKWY. Project on Agenda

September 8, 2016
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One of the largest proposed projects – 205 Revere Beach Parkway, a hotel and apartment complex to be built on the former Shaw’s Supermarket site — during the last nine months is slated to go before the City Council on Monday night. Mayor Brian Arrigo has outlined many of the positives that he sees...
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Sports 09-07-2016

September 8, 2016
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RhS sports Roundup RHS football team opens season Friday The Revere High football team will make the short trek westward down the Revere Beach Parkway Friday evening when coach Lou Cicatelli and his Patriot gridmen open their 2016 season against Medford under the lights on the Mustangs’ home field of Hormel Stadium. The opening...
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Obituaries 09-07-2016

September 8, 2016
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Dr. Joseph DiPietro Caring longtime Revere Dentist Dr. Joseph “Joe” DiPietro of Lynnfield, residing in Naples, Florida and formerly of Revere, passed away at home surrounded by his family on September 2. After graduating from Revere High School, Joe attended Boston College and Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Shortly afterward, Dr. Joe opened...
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Schools Bells Ring

September 1, 2016
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Schools Bells Ring

Anna Buenrostor, 9, embraces her friend Shaenny Gregorio, 9, at seeing each other on the first day of class at the Whelan School.
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Tambourine Action

September 1, 2016
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Tambourine Action

Albert J. Terminiello Jr. and his nephew Dickie, 5, took part in the Decades of Rock concert this past Sunday at the American Legion Post to close out the summer concert series.
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The Mayor’s Interns:3 RHS Students Get Chance to See Government in Action

September 1, 2016
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The Mayor’s Interns:3 RHS Students Get Chance to See Government in Action

By Sue Ellen Woodcock Never underestimate an intern, especially if they aspire to do great things and have already proven themselves as being more than driven and that’s what you’ll find in the Mayor’s Office when you talk to any of the three interns who are wrapping up their summer experience. First there is...
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Rotondo Holds Meeting On Slot Machines

September 1, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Councillor George Rotondo called for an emergency meeting of the Legislative Affairs Sub-Committee on Monday to discuss legal action in the city involving a proposed slot machine parlor and a hotel. Rotondo along with Councillor Anthony Zambuto were the only two councilors to attend the meeting. “It saddens me quite...
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