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No Rush to Judgment:D’Ambrosio’s Sons Believed in Brady,Pats

February 10, 2017
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No Rush to Judgment:D’Ambrosio’s Sons Believed in Brady,Pats

By Cary Shuman It is the tale of a local attorney and his two sons who traveled to Houston for Super Bowl LI and bonded during their memorable excursion. The father held a vastly different belief from the sons in the course of an amazing game that is now being heralded as the greatest...
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Arrigo Targets Future Of Wonderland in State of City Address:Calls for More Input in City Processes by Residents; Technology and Professionlism Highlighted

February 10, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Mayor Brian Arrigo offered hope and a clear direction for the City Monday night during his State of the City address in the Council Chambers of City Hall. The packed hall included  City Councillors, the School Committee members, friends, family and political watchers, including his son who did say “Dad”...
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Top 200 City Wage Earners Listed

February 10, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Seven of the top nine highest paid employees in Revere are in the police department. Even so it is the school department that has two of the highest paid people in the city. Although he is retired as the Superintendent of Schools, Paul Dakin was the top employee on the...
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Schools,State to Work on Application for New RHS

February 10, 2017
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By Seth Daniel After being turned down in this round of funding by the state School Building Authority (MSBA), the quest for a new Revere High School will continue, according to Supt. Dianne Kelly. Revere has been on the hunt for a new Revere High School every since the MSBA steered the City towards...
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News Briefs

February 10, 2017
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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT CJHPC Chelsea Jewish Hospice & Palliative Care (CJHPC) is seeking volunteers to offer companionship and support 1-2 hours per week to persons facing terminal illness who reside in Revere and surrounding areas.  Volunteers can make a difference for patients through activities such as holding a hand, listening to music, running an...
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Boards to Address Retail Marijuana Locations Here

February 10, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The City Council and the Planning Board will hold several public hearings later this month regarding the retail sales of marijuana. The Revere City Council will conduct a public hearing at its Feb. 27 meeting at 6 p.m. and the Planning Board will conduct a public hearing on Feb. 28...
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MDot Pays His Dues, Keeps Humble, Never Forgets Revere in New Album

February 10, 2017
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By Seth Daniel It was at some point in Connecticut that Michael ‘MDOT’ Januario was once again humbled and his ego put in check as he cruised alone in his four-door Chevy up I-95 to his home in Boston, back to his family of three children, following a major album release party in Manhattan...
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Police Briefs 02-08-2017

February 10, 2017
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ARREST Report MONDAY, JANUARY 30 Avelino R. Rivera, 26, of Chelsea, was issued a summons for charges of assault & battery in a domestic situation and causing malicious damage to property over $250. Edward J. Cascio, 59, of 57 Vane St., was arrested on charges of assault & battery upon a police officer, disorderly...
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Letter to the Editor

February 10, 2017
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New Police Chief  Dear Editor, I was a little upset, but I cannot say I was surprised to hear about Mayor Brian Arrigo’s plans to replace Chief Joe Cafarelli. It’s kind of an insult to the people of Revere to use the excuse that he wants someone “who can work with the immigrant population.”...
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Opinion

February 10, 2017
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By Mayor Brian Arrigo On Monday, I delivered my State of the City address, outlining some of the progress we’ve made together and laying out important initiatives for 2017 that will make this city even stronger. For us to realize our vision for Revere, I will be seeking your help.   Improving online constituent...
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Congratulations,New England Patriots!

February 10, 2017
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We join the entire New England region in congratulating the New England Patriots on winning Super Bowl LI in what many are calling the greatest triumph in Boston sports history. This historic moment reaffirmed that the New England Patriots under coach Bill Belichick never give up and play as a team at all times...
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Revere on the Move

February 10, 2017
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Mayor Brian Arrigo gave his State of the City Address on Monday night in the City Council Chambers before a standing room only audience of citizens and elected officials. Mayor Arrigo laid out his accomplishments for the past year as well as his plans for the coming years. He stressed the need to continue...
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Sports 02-08-2017

February 10, 2017
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Two For One:Cheever’s free throws keep undefeated Revere at No. 1 By Cary Shuman It’s Erika with a ‘K’ but if it were a ‘C’ it would stand for Clutch. Erika Cheever, the lone freshman on the Revere High girls varsity basketball team, swished two free throws with 1.6 seconds left to help the...
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Obituaries 02-08-2017

February 10, 2017
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Joanne Haskell Katz Nurse who loved people and animals Joanne Haskell Katz, known as “Jan,” passed away quietly after a long illness, on January 14 in North Dartmouth. Born in Norridgewock, Maine, the daughter of Ivory and Leah Haskell, she grew up in Auburn, Maine and moved to Boston following high school to study...
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RHS Ranked Number 1 in the State

February 3, 2017
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RHS Ranked Number 1 in the State

Revere’s junior guard Pamela Gonzalez drives to the basket while senior co-captain Meaghan Gotham gets in to position for a pass in the Patriots’ win over Gloucester. Revere is 13-0 and is now ranked No. 1 in the polls.
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Super Patriots Fan:Local Businessman,Vin Conte Heading to Houston to Cheer on Patriots Against Falcons on Sunday

February 3, 2017
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Super Patriots Fan:Local Businessman,Vin Conte Heading to Houston to Cheer on Patriots Against Falcons on Sunday

By Cary Shuman Vin Conte was in Arizona when Malcolm Butler made what the Revere native considers “the greatest play in Super Bowl history.” Butler’s dramatic interception of Russell Wilson’s pass at the goal line secured the New England Patriots’ 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the 49th Super Bowl game. “It’s the...
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Efforts to Cut Opioid Overdoses Working

February 3, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Revere public safety officials’ efforts are working in reducing the number of drug overdoses in City, according to very raw 2016 data released on Tuesday. In 2015 there were 256 calls for possible overdoses from heroin, fentanyl and other opioids. In 2016 it appears the number has dropped to 195...
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Schools, Arrigo Send Letter Home On Presidential Executive Orders

February 3, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The Revere Public Schools and Mayor Brian Arrigo have sent a letter home to all parents in the schools reassuring them that, despite the national political climate, children will be safe, welcomed and included in the City’s schools. “With the climate in Boston and Revere and at Logan Airport over the...
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Area Home Prices Just Keep Increasing

February 3, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The real estate market showed median home sale prices have increased between 8 to 21 percent in the Revere, Winthrop, Chelsea, East Boston, Everett and Lynn. Revere single family home sales price comparing 2015 to 2016 were up eight percent from $330,000 to $356,250. There were 244 sales in 2016...
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News Briefs

February 3, 2017
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ARRIGO TO DELIVER State of the City ON February 6 Mayor Brian Arrigo’s State of the City address will take place on Monday, February 6 at 6 PM. The address will take place in the City Council chambers. This will be his second State of the City address with last years coming after a...
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