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February 2, 2018
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LOCAL ROADWAY CHANGES POSTED In an effort to protect public safety for local pedestrians and traffic for anyone going to the Garfield School, Eliot Road is now a permanent one-way heading westbound from Porter Avenue to Clark Road. Standish Road is now a permanent one way eastbound from Eliot Road to Porter Ave.  The...
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Revere to Receive $9,700 in S.A.F.E Grants

February 2, 2018
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Gov. Charles Baker, Secretary of Public Safety and Security Daniel Bennett, State Fire Marshal Peter Ostroskey, and Revere’s state delegation are pleased to announce that the grant funds for Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) and Senior SAFE  programs have been awarded for FY2018. The Revere Fire Department has been awarded $6,700 for the...
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POPBA Holds Board of Directors Holiday Dinner Party

February 2, 2018
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It was a wonderful night for the Point of Pines Beach Association (POPBA). On Dec. 12, Gary Ferragamo, the recently elected president of the POPBA, treated his entire board of directors of the POPBA to a filet mignon dinner in the North End.  “This was just a small gesture from me to every member...
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Revere Students Achieve Academic Honors:Local Students on Dean’s List at Wentworth

February 2, 2018
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The following local  students have made the Dean’s List at Wentworth Institute of Technology  for the fall 2017 semester. * Brendan Dao of Revere * Naomi Torre Cardenas of Revere * Marilyn Urrea of Revere * Naomi Torre Cardenas of Revere Wentworth Institute of Technology Founded in 1904, Wentworth Institute of Technology is an...
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RHS Students Reflect on Field Trip to Ipswich

February 2, 2018
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The following is a first in a  series of monthly columns regarding healthy lifestyle, shared by RHS teacher Andrew Turchon and his class   On a mild, fall November morning, 30 students and two teachers from Revere High School traveled north on a bus to the Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary in Topsfield. The mission...
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Police Briefs 01-31-2018

February 2, 2018
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PUTTIN’ UP A STINK A Squire Road man has been arrested after causing a stir at the Rodeway Inn on Tuesday, Jan. 23. Around 12:10 a.m., police responded to a disturbance at the Inn and found a man screaming and yelling. When they arrived, he went upstairs and they followed him. When police confronted...
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It Was a Bad Idea Before, It’s a Terrible Idea Now

February 2, 2018
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The intense coastal blizzard of Jan. 4, 2018, devastated many communities across the state, including mine.  As I watched the storm progress, and saw the tides get higher and higher, I started receiving many calls, emails, and videos from frantic neighbors in Revere and Saugus asking me for help.  As I heard their cries...
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Letters to the Editor

February 2, 2018
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Steve Wynn’s Money Dear Editor; Local politicians are being urged to return the money they have received from Steve Wynn. As we all have heard, Steve Wynn is engulfed in allegations of alleged sexual harassment. The Wall Street Journal alleged that he harassed a massage therapist and forced one staff member to have sex...
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A Great State of the State

February 2, 2018
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Gov. Charlie Baker’s impressive and commanding State of the State address to the state legislature last week truly was one of the most powerful such speeches in recent memory. Gov. Baker listed a host of accomplishments of his administration, most notably the progress in combating the opioid addiction crisis and reducing homelessness across the...
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Have We Become Numb to the Shootings?

February 2, 2018
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Mass shootings seem to be happening too often all across this country, and it seems that we are  becoming numb to them, even if they occur in school buildings and children are the ones who are being shot. The latest mass school shooting in our nation occurred in Kentucky last week and resulted in...
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Sports 01-31-2018

February 2, 2018
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RhS sports Roundup RHS boys track defeats Beverly The Revere High boys indoor track and field team defeated Beverly, 48-38, in a dual meet held at the Merullo Fieldhouse last Tuesday. The Patriots grabbed first place in five of the nine individual events: Anthony Soares sped to victory in the 50 yard hurdles in...
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Obituaries 01-31-2018

February 2, 2018
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Rita Eriesian Mother and grandmother, who with her grace, kindness, compassion, and unconditional love, taught the true meaning of love and family Rita (Camarot, Pinksten) Eriesian, born on the Fourth of July in 1932, passed away at age 85 on Jan. 22 after an 11-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She will forever be in...
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Sending the Patriots Off to Minnesota

January 25, 2018
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Sending the Patriots Off to Minnesota

On Sunday, Jan. 21, Revere diehard fans were on hand to support the Patriots big win at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro against the the Jacksonville Jaguars. Pictured are some of those fans, from left, Daniel Muller, freshman at North Shore Community College; Kitty Muller; Anthony Destefano,a freshman at Curry; Anthony Scoppettuolo, a senior at...
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Twin Day at Lincoln School

January 25, 2018
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Twin Day at Lincoln School

Mya Constantineau Ariana Chianca, Chloe O’Neil, and Yasabella Leach show off their matchings red LOVE shirts at the Lincoln School Twin Day.
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Sen Boncore Appointed Chair of Transportation

January 25, 2018
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Sen Boncore Appointed Chair of Transportation

By John Lynds With a major international airport, highway, toll plaza and the MBTA Blue Line in his district it made sense for Senate President Harriette Chandler to appoint Sen. Joseph Boncore (D-Winthrop), who represents East Boston, Revere, Winthrop, the North End and part of Cambridge as the new Senate Chair of the Joint...
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What If Amazon Comes?Local Businesses to be Impacted

January 25, 2018
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Beachmont Roast Beef has been a mainstay on Winthrop Avenue since 1978, but the current owner only purchased the business two years ago. A few months ago, he was approached by developer Tom O’Brien of HYM Investments, and given an undisclosed offer to sell his business. “He made offers to...
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Arrigo Seeks More Dialogue With Suffolk Downs Developer

January 25, 2018
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock HYM Investments, developers of the former Suffolk Downs site in Beachmont, has been busy making visits to various surrounding communities, sharing its plan, whether or not Amazon makes its new HQ2 in Boston on the former Suffolk Downs site. Several meetings have happened in East Boston with the Boston Planning...
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News Briefs

January 25, 2018
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Free stickers for removal of damaged items Residents who incurred damage to personal property as a result of flooding that occurred after the Jan. 4 snowstorm can obtain up to eight free stickers for the curbside removal of white goods and  “bulky items” through Jan. 26.  This stickers can be obtained at the Inspectional...
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DiBiaso Stuns Everett:Leaves the Tide for Head Coach Position at Catholic Memorial

January 25, 2018
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By Seth Daniel It was over milk and cookies in the president’s office last Monday, Jan. 15, that the workings of a potentially new DiBiaso coaching dynasty began to form on the West Roxbury campus of Catholic Memorial High School (CM). By last Thursday, the smallest Division 1 high-school sports program in the state...
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Revere Students Achieve Academic Honors

January 25, 2018
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SEVERAL STUDENTS ON DEAN’S LIST AT EMMANUEL In honor of their outstanding academic achievement, Emmanuel College has named nearly 700 students to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 semester. To earn a spot on the Dean’s List, Emmanuel students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for a 16-credit semester....
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