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Twists and Turns of the Casino Project

November 13, 2013
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When East Boston voters turned down the proposed casino development at Suffolk Downs last Tuesday, many Revere residents thought the project was not to come to fruitation for Revere, even though we approved the casino by a 60% to 40% margin. However, in the hours following Tuesday’s election, local city officials and Suffolk Downs...
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Police Briefs 11-13-2013

November 13, 2013
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MONDAY,NOVEMBER 4 Noureddine Braer, 22, of 542 Beach St., was arrested on a charge of breaking & entering into a building in the nighttime with intent to commit  felony, malicious destruction of property over $250, larceny from a building, and receiving stolen property over $250. TUESDAY,NOVEMBER 5 William S. Frederick, 30, of 514 Malden...
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Patriots Frustrated Again in 14-0 Loss to Dracut

November 13, 2013
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The Revere High football team dropped a 14-0 decision to Dracut Friday evening under the lights on the latter’s home field. Dracut, which plays in Division 2 of the Merrimack Valley Conference, entered the contest with the same 1-7 mark as the Patriots. The meeting between the teams is believed to have been the...
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Obituaries 11-13-2013

November 13, 2013
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Mary Cosco Retired Waitress, Volunteer, Ceramics Teacher and Longtime Member of Catholic Daughters Mary V. (Shea) Cosco died at her Revere hoome after a brief illness. She was 98 years old. Born in Charlestown, she was raised in Chelsea and lived in Chelsea until marrying Albert J. Cosco on September 5, 1938. As a...
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Scenes from Tuesday’s Election Day

November 6, 2013
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Scenes from Tuesday’s Election Day

Scenes from Tuesday’s Election Day activities showed quite a crowd at the Satter House, with State Rep. Kathi-Anne Reinstein greeting sign holders from the various campaigns in the morning.
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Veterans Day: Thank a Veteran for His or Her Service to Our Country

November 6, 2013
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This Monday, November 11, we will join with our fellow Americans in observing Veteran’s Day, a day set aside to honor the sacrifices made by all of those who have served in our nation’s armed forces. Veteran’s Day originated as a commemoration of the end of World War I, which officially ended on the...
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Police Briefs 11-06-2013

November 6, 2013
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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30 Robert A. Cormier, 39, of Malden was arrested on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor. Scott A. Komorny, 46, of Medford, was arrested on an outstanding warrant. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31 Joseph Darly Jean, 20, of 4 Warren St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant....
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RHS Football Team Falls to Salem, 14-0

November 6, 2013
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The Revere High football team came out on the short end of a 14-0 decision to Salem Friday evening at Harry Della Russo Stadium. Although it was the day after Halloween, the Witches still had a few tricks left up their sleeves for the Patriots in the form of a 38 yard touchdown pass...
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Obituaries 11-06-2013

November 6, 2013
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Marie Tomlins Of Rhode Island, formerly of Revere Marie G. (Coppinger) Tomlins of Rhode Island, formerly of Revere, passed away October 28. She was 85 years old.  Mrs. Tomlins was a 1946 graduate of Immaculate Conception School in Revere where she was an organist, a member of the choir and a cheerleader. She was...
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Be Sure to Vote Tuesday

October 30, 2013
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When the Founding Fathers drew up our Constitution, the notion of a democratic form of government, in which every citizen was given the right to vote (although admittedly, citizenship in the late 18th century was conferred solely upon white males) was an almost-heretical concept in a world ruled by royals and oligarchs. However, more...
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Voters to Decide Casino Question

October 30, 2013
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Next Tuesday,  Revere voters will be going to the polls to decide on the Suffolk Downs Casino proposal. The process has been a long time coming, starting more than six years ago when representatives from Suffolk Downs first went into our community to tell residents about their project. To say that this is just...
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Have a Safe Halloween

October 30, 2013
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Halloween is for children or the child in all of us. The thought of getting loads of free candy is sometimes just an overload as children race around the streets trying to make sure that they hit every house and get their treats. However, as fun as Halloween can be, there is also the...
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Police Briefs 10-30-2013

October 30, 2013
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MONDAY,OCTOBER 21 Craig Kenneth Bennett, 57, of 31 Beach St., was arrested on a charge of assault & battery.   TUESDAY,OCTOBER 22 Michael A. Correale, 18, of 6 Venditto Rd., was arrested on charges of illegal possession of a knife in violation of the city ordinance and trespassing. Albert W. Richards III, 18, of...
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RHS Boys Soccer Team Wins NEC Divisional Title

October 30, 2013
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The Revere High boys soccer team completed the most successful season in the program’s history with a sweep of its final three games of the season last week. Coach Abdel Rhazi’s Patriots concluded their 2013 campaign with a sterling 11-2-3 record and claimed the championship of the Large School Division of the Northeastern Conference,...
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Obituaries 10-30-2013

October 30, 2013
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Violet Sawyer IRS Retiree Violet A. (Carbone) Sawyer, a lifelong resident of Revere, died on October 23 at Blueberry Hill Healthcare of Beverly following a long confinement. She was 95 years old. Born and raised in Revere, she lived in this city her entire life before going to Blueberry Hill in August of 2007....
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Council Candidates Take Stand on Issues

October 25, 2013
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All eight candidates for Councillor-at-large participated in a question and answer forum last Thursday evening at the Rumney Marsh Academy, and virtually every candidate used the platform to his or her advantage. The forum was a joint effort of the Revere Journal and RevereTV, with a big assist from the Revere Public Schools. There...
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Police Briefs 10-23-2013

October 25, 2013
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ASSAULT REPORTED AT SUFFOLK A female employee at Suffolk Downs reported on Sunday morning that she was the victim of a sexual assault in the stables at the track. Police are in the process of interviewing the woman, but report that she might have known her attacker or attackers. No charges have been filed...
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RHS Sports Through the Years

October 25, 2013
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10 years ago October 29, 2003 Revere High junior Kevin Flaherty has qualified for the state tournament. Flaherty started out the season as the number two golfer for Coach Ron Ferullo’s squad, but improved dramatically to move into the top spot in the Patriot lineup and  compile a sterling 6-2 record to qualify for...
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Obituaries 10-23-2013

October 25, 2013
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Florence Feudo Officer and Past Grand Regent of Catholic Daughters of America; Enjoyed Her Friends at Rosetti-Cowan and Patriot Seniors Florence (Mastromarino) Feudo of Revere, formerly of Everett, joined her lifelong love, Peter, in Heaven on October 16. She was the Grand Regent of the former Court of St. James Lee #527 of Revere. After...
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Light the Night Leukemia and Lymphoma Charity Walk on Boston Common

October 16, 2013
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Light the Night Leukemia and Lymphoma Charity Walk on Boston Common

Marc and Marcy Tango, their family members, and about 80 of their closest friends lined up in a ‘T’ formation at Wonderland Station last Thursday afternoon to show support for Marc – who was just recently diagnosed with leukemia. The group travelled to Boston Thursday evening to walk in the Light the Night Leukemia and Lymphoma Charity Walk...
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