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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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Overdose Awareness Day Weds Aug 31

September 1, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Revere is kicking off Recovery Month with a special event on Wednesday, Aug. 31, on the American Legion Lawn in honor of Overdose Awareness Day. The event will begin at 4 p.m. on the American Legion Lawn and will serve to highlight services and to bring attention to the 10th annual...
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ZBA Approves 60-Unit Apt Building

September 1, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The City’s Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) unanimously approved a 60-unit residential development on a part of Revere Beach that developers said has been screaming for improvement for more than a decade. The 90 Ocean Ave. site, once home to the Lion’s Den, has been approved in a 5-0 vote for...
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News Briefs

September 1, 2016
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NETWORKING AND INFO SESSION There will be a multi-chamber networking and information session on Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 8:30-10 am at the Irish American Club, 177 West St., Malden. A continental breakfast will be provided. The event is free to all members of the Chelsea, East Boston,, Everett, Lynn, Malden, Medford, Melrose and Revere....
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Police Briefs 08-31-2016

September 1, 2016
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MONDAY, AUGUST 22 Emmanuel Canelas, 33, of Chelsea, was issued a summons for the charge of leaving the scene of an accident after causing property damage. He also was was cited for the civil motor vehicle infraction of operating a motor vehicle with an open container of an alcoholic beverage. David Concannon, 18, of...
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Taking Pride in Revere

September 1, 2016
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By Brian Arrigo, Mayor  I take great pride in being from the City of Revere. For my entire professional career, I’ve worn being a 4th-generation Revere resident as a badge of honor. I’m now raising the 5th generation of my family in Revere, and I couldn’t be more excited to raise my son here...
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Enjoy Labor Day Weekend — Safely

September 1, 2016
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It’s hard to believe, but the inevitable has arrived — Labor Day weekend is here. For those of us in the Greater Boston area, this has been the most incredible summer that anyone can remember (and for some of us, that’s a lot longer than we’d like to admit). This has been the sunniest...
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Sports 08-31-2016

September 1, 2016
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RhS sports Roundup RHS football team readies for season The Revere High football team opened its 2016 pre-season last week, starting with three days of double-sessions last Monday. Veteran RHS head coach coach Lou Cicatelli greeted 65 candidates on opening day, a solid indication of the strength of the Revere High grid program. The...
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Obituaries 08-31-2016

September 1, 2016
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Vincent (Chip) Galli Retired machinist Vincent (Chip) Galli died on August 21. He was 92 years old. Born in Boston on September 23, 1923, the son of Luigi Galli and Emmanuelle (DeGrizio) Galli, he was employed as a machinist in Malden at New England Metal Spinners (BOMCO), and retired to Banstead, NH. He is...
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Students Head Back to Hill Elementary School

August 29, 2016
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Students Head Back to Hill Elementary School

The Hill Elementary School welcomed students back to a new school year on Monday, Aug. 22, on Park Avenue. Here, crossing guard Jeannie Ellsworth makes safe passage for a young man and his mother headed to the first day. The Hill School is the first school in the district to return to classes, and...
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No Action Taken:Councillors Table Project At Former Shaw’s Site

August 29, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Monday night the City Council decided to “table” the proposed hotel/extended stay apartments, a move that places plans for 132 hotel room and 220 extended stay apartments at 205 Revere Beach Parkway, site of the former Shaw’s on hold. After hearing from proponents and opponents, Councillor Robert Haas motioned for...
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