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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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Casino Proves to Be a plus for Community in Pennsylvania

October 16, 2013
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Bensalem, Pa. is by all accounts an area of Greater Philadelphia very similar to East Boston and Revere. Bordering the northwest corner of Philly, Bensalem has long been a diverse ethnic enclave with blue-collar roots that prides itself on the hard work of it’s residents and small business owners. In 2006 the Philadelphia Park...

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A Great Parade

October 16, 2013
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On Monday under perfect weather, Revere’s own Columbus Day Parade returned to our city streets.  From the Chelsea line on Broadway to past St. Anthony’s Church on Revere Street, the parade wound its way down this route for more than two hours as thousands watched those who took part in the parade from marching...

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RHS Sports Roundup

October 16, 2013
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Football team plays well, comes close against Salem Frustration proved to be the dominant theme for the Revere High football team once again Friday night at Harry Della Russo Stadium. The Patriots held a 14-7 lead midway through the second period and were controlling their opponents on both sides of the line of scrimmage....

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Obituaries 10-16-2013

October 16, 2013
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Patrick “PJ” MacDonald Construction Laborer Patrick “PJ” MacDonald of Revere died on October 9. He was 54 years old. A construction laborer, he was born in Lynn, the beloved son of the late Dennis and Patricia (Wilkinson) MacDonald; dear brother of John T. Coakley and his wife, Patricia A. of Woburn, Patricia Ann Gooley...

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It Takes Teamwork to Pull a Jet

October 2, 2013
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It Takes Teamwork to Pull a Jet

The Revere High School (RHS) football team recently helped Logan Airport celebrate its 90th Anniversary by entering a contest against Winthrop and Eastie that featured an airplane-pulling event. The three squads competed to see who could pull a 120,000-pound JetBlue Airbus nine yards in the fastest time. The 25-man RHS team was able to...

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Revere Moving Forward

October 2, 2013
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There is an old adage that goes, “Never ask a question if you do not know the answer.” On September 21, Mayor Dan Rizzo held an unscripted citywide forum where he was asked questions from residents of Revere about what was on their mind.  From all parts of the city, residents took part in...

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