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Chelsea-Revere Bocce Bowl

September 14, 2018
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Chelsea-Revere Bocce Bowl

Revere’s Eunice LaPlante cheered as her Revere bocce team took the lead on Saturday, Sept. 4, during the 2nd annual Chelsea-Revere Bocce Bowl. The event took place at Voke Park in Prattville and featured senior center teams from Revere versus senior center teams from Chelsea. It was a hard-fought battle but Chelsea took the...
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Broadway Fall Festival

September 14, 2018
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Broadway Fall Festival

Maya Orozco and Emma Ospina play on a giant chess board during last Saturday’s Fall Fest on Broadway. For the second year, the street was shut down to accommodate the community in celebration of fall.
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Derek’s Barber Shop:Anemoduris Approaching Seven Years of Styling on Park Avenue

September 14, 2018
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Derek’s Barber Shop:Anemoduris Approaching Seven Years of Styling on Park Avenue

Derek Anemoduris, 37, born and raised in Revere,  has been giving style to thousands of residents over the years.  He began his career as a barber in 2003. Eight years later, Derek opened his own shop, Derek’s Barber Shop, located at 235 Park Avenue . Derek Anemoduris, 37, attended Revere High School, graduating in...
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Revere Schools Looking to Cool Off in Future Heat Waves:District Will Also Pilot Program for Juniors And Seniors to Bring Their Own Computers

September 14, 2018
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In the heat waves that greeted students back to school in the previous two weeks, those at the Lincoln School and in parts of Revere High School really had to sweat it out in stifling conditions. Supt. Dianne Kelly said back to school in those two buildings was all about controlling the heat and...
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Revere Beach Memorial Set for Sunday, Sept 16

September 14, 2018
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This Sunday night for an hour people will gather on Revere Beach and remember those lost to the substance use disorder epidemic. The gathering began 12 years ago when a group from the Revere residents set it into motion. People who had lost someone to opioids and other substances were looking for a way...
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Goldberg Announces Revere Receives $594K in Principal Forgiveness Funds for Water Projects

September 14, 2018
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State Treasurer Deb Goldberg, Chair of the Massachusetts Clean Water Trust, announced more than $7.5 million in loan principal forgiveness for 17 projects in nine communities statewide, including Revere which received $594,502. The principle forgiveness funds are administered on a competitive basis to cities and towns most in need of financial assistance to help...
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News Briefs

September 14, 2018
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Arrigo Endorses Gov. Charlie Baker, Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito The Baker-Polito campaign announced that 22 mayors have endorsed Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito for re-election, including Democrats, Republicans and Independents from cities across Massachusetts. Revere Mayor Brian Arrigo (D) is one of 22 mayors who endorse Baker and Polito. Arrigo said...
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RBC Recognizes Washington Place Condominiums

September 14, 2018
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The Revere Beautification Committee (RBC) awarded its latest “Beautiful Property” award to the Washington Place Condominiums located at 770 Washington Ave. The newly constructed building owners moved quickly to beautify the surrounding property.  The condominium owners association hired a local landscaper, Mercurio Brothers, to landscape the grounds around the building.  In addition, the Mercurios...
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Looking at How Revere Voted in the 2018 Primary

September 14, 2018
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Rachael Rollins won the Democratic primary in the Suffolk County district attorney’s election, the most hotly contested race on the ballot in last Tuesday’s Primary election in the City of Revere. Rollins emerged from a field of five candidates to earn the nomination. Rollins will face Independent candidate Mike Maloney in the general election...
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Acupuncture for Addiction and More

September 14, 2018
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As an acupuncturist, yogi and mother, Stefanie Finocchio-Durham, of Root & Sky Wellness in East Boston and a Revere resident, believes that Chinese medicine can help people be and feel their best. Acupuncture is a traditional form of Chinese medicine that has been around for over 3,000 years. It is a natural, safe treatment...
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Speaker DeLeo Visits Revere Farmers Market to Celebrate Healthy Incentives Program

September 14, 2018
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Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives Robert DeLeo visited the Revere farmers market, 249 Broadway, on Friday to speak with consumers and farmers who have benefitted from the Healthy Incentives Program (HIP). HIP doubles the value of purchases of fresh, healthy, local fruits and vegetables when SNAP recipients use their monthly benefits to...
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M-Dot Lights It Up in Czech Republic, to Play Boston Common This Weekend

September 14, 2018
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Revere native Michael ‘M-DOT’ Januario continues to hone his lyrical skills, traveling to Europe for colossal rap festivals, and working on the second part of his critically acclaimed album. And he does it all while balancing a family and a career. Fresh off his hit album ‘Ego and the Enemy’ last year, M-DOT just...
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Immaculate Conception Family Festival

September 8, 2018
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Immaculate Conception Family Festival

Orlando Flores provided some musical entertainment on violin during the Immaculate Conception Family Festival on Saturday, Sept. 1. Families from the Parish gathered to celebrate culture and unity.
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The Perfect Marriage:Bianchi’s Pizza Will Move into Renzo

September 8, 2018
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Monday night, the end of the Labor Day weekend, Bianchi’s sold its last slice of thin crust pizza at 322 Revere Beach Boulevard. But don’t shed a tear, Bianchi’s is moving to 381 Revere Beach Boulevard inside Renzo. Here’s the story. It’s no secret that Jack Gatemen, owner of Renzo, which has a wood...
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Officer Singer Lauded for Saving Drowning Child While Off-Duty

September 8, 2018
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Officer Joe Singer is no stranger to water rescues, and after last weekend, he has quite dramatic event to add to his resume. On Saturday, Sept. 1, Officer Singer – who serves normally as a School Resource Officer – was off-duty and enjoying himself at Sandy Beach in Winchester. Soon, he heard calls for...
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Continuing Commitment:LaQuaglia Will Walk in Memory of His Daughter

September 8, 2018
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Continuing his commitment to raising funds for cancer research, Revere resident Ron LaQuaglia will participate in the 30th Annual Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk on Sunday, Sept. 23. LaQuaglia, 73, will walk 13.1 miles from Wellesley to Copley Square in Boston in memory of his daughter, Stacey, who lost a valiant battle to leukemia...
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Powers Seeks Cleanup of Boatyard Property in Point of Pines Area

September 8, 2018
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Ward 5 Councillor John Powers is seeking a major cleanup of the Riverside Boat Works property located on Thayer Avenue in the Riverside section of the Point of Pines. The property is located at the corner of Thayer and Mills Avenues, adjacent to Gibson Park. “The boatyard is in deplorable shape,” said Powers. “There...
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News Briefs

September 8, 2018
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2018 Fall Festival on Broadway on September 8 On Saturday, September 8, from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m., join Mayor Brian Arrigo and the City of Revere Parks and Recreation Department for the return of the Fall Festival on Broadway. Last year, this community celebration attracted thousands to the area for a day of fun...
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ImprovBoston Celebrates 10 Years of Comedy with the Boston Improv Festival, Sept 5 – 9

September 8, 2018
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Experience the future of comedy delivered by thirteen teams of amazing up-and-coming artists. After a year-long search for underrepresented comedic voices from all over North America, ImprovBoston is set to deliver a laugh-packed week of impactful, top-notch and completely improvised entertainment. The 10th annual Boston Improv Festival, formerly the Boston Comedy Arts Festival, showcases...
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Community Teams Up with Price Rite, Feed the Children and Salvation Army

September 8, 2018
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Leaders from Price Rite on Squire Road, Feed the Children, the Salvation Army and local politicians gathered Thursday to hand out food, water and school supplies to 400 families from the area. “Anytime the business community, charitable organizations and the city can come together really makes it a great day for the city of...
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