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Wounded Veterans Run

May 25, 2018
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Wounded Veterans Run

The four veterans being honored at the Wounded Veterans Run shown at the singing of the “National Anthem” that was held on Sunday with ceremonies at Suffolk Downs are from left: Corporal Brian Johnston, Sergeant Peter Rooney, Captain Greg Galeazzi and Sergeant Brandon Korona.
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Revere Beach Kite Festival

May 25, 2018
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Revere Beach Kite Festival

Angelina and Selina Barneby ready to fly the beautiful kites they designed at the annual Revere Beach Kite Festival this past Sunday, May 20.
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Argenzio Named Superintendent of Public Works

May 25, 2018
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The City Council thanked one long-time city employee and welcomed another in to a new role as the Superintendent of Public Works. Paul Argenzio who has worked in the department for 38 years , rises to superintendent from general foreman. Argenzio replaces Don Goodwin, 62, who said there is a reorganization in the department...
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A Leader in His Field:Revere Native Joseph Corrado Named President of Missouri State Medical Association

May 25, 2018
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A Revere native, whose parents still reside in the city, is the new president of the Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA). Dr. Joseph A. Corrado, son of Joseph and Anna (Carlucci) Corrado, was formally installed at the MSMA’s 160th Annual Convention in St. Louis. The MSMA encompasses physicians from all medical specialties in the...
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Council Approves $22.5M Bond for New DPW Facility

May 25, 2018
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Although The City Council approved a $22.5 million bond to build a new Department of Public Works (DPW) facility on Charger Road, they are hoping to spend less. “$22.5 million is an awful lot of money for such a facility,” said Councillor Dan Rizzo, chairman of the council’s Ways and Means Subcommittee that met...
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News Briefs

May 25, 2018
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SECOND ANNUAL PATRIOT FLAG PLATOON In addition to Monday’s Memorial Day exercises, the Second Annual Patriot Flag Platoon is being held on Saturday, May 26, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This annual program is requesting the help of residents and Veterans to place flags on the graves of our past heroes in the...
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Revere Rockers MASS to Release Eighth Studio Album Friday

May 25, 2018
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Boston’s hard rock legends MASS have had numerous accomplishments over the years, but most notably is the selling of over half a million albums worldwide. Now they are adding more albums to their collection, releasing their eighth studio album on Friday, May 25. It is titled ‘When 2 Worlds Collide.’ Revere’s MASS are legends...
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Capstone Projects Help Seniors at RHS Take Control of Their Education

May 25, 2018
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For most of a student’s high school career, the curriculum is set in place for them, and while there is ample space to explore and learn, the boundaries are very much set. However, with the Capstone projects that seniors are allowed to engage in, those boundaries are busted and students can find the freedom...
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School Notes

May 25, 2018
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Beachmont Last week our fifth-grade students visited the Saugus Ironworks. This historical site is one of the earliest metal forges in the United States. Students not only learned about the historical significance of this site, but also they learned about the science of force and motion and simple machines. It was a very enlightening...
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Bars Appear Before Licensing Commission

May 25, 2018
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One local bar has been placed on probation and two others have had complaints placed on file by the License Commission. Sammy’s Patio, BK’s Bar and Grill and the Chamness Bar and Grill were the topic of discussion during the May 16 License Commission meeting. All three appeared with their lawyer James Cipoletta after...
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Revere High JROTC Place American Flags in Preparation for Memorial Day

May 25, 2018
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Revere Mayor Brian Arrigo and Revere Director of Veterans Services Director Marc Silvestri thanked the RHS Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps, Major Deborah A. Bowkey and her command staff for their efforts in placing flags at soldiers’ monuments in the Rumney Marsh Burial Grounds in preparation for Memorial Day. “These students are our future...
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Councillor Wants Ambulance at Point of Pines Station

May 25, 2018
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Councillor George Rotondo has proposed a motion to have the mayor request the fire chief to have an ambulance stationed at the Point of Pines Fire Station as soon as possible. The request comes on the heels of an incident that recently occurred at the Point of Pines Yacht Club where an elderly man...
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Senior History Major Awarded City on a Hill History Fellowship

May 25, 2018
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For senior Danny Gullion, the road to an undergraduate education wasn’t a typical one. “In high school, I never really thought about going to college,” he said. Coming from a family of union painters, the Revere native was happy to follow in their footsteps. Despite enjoying his work, the draw of the classroom experience...
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Appeal Filed in Wheelabrator Decision

May 17, 2018
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The Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) and the Town of Saugus Board of Health have filed an appeal to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, which issued a permit allowing Wheelabrator/Saugus landfill to continue at the site. Filed last week, the appeal contests the decision from MassDEP, which allows Wheelabrator to place additional ash fill...
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Never Too Old:Revere Woman Graduates from NSCC Overcoming Challenges

May 17, 2018
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Trying to get through college with a learning disability and bipolar disorder is no easy task, not to mention the fact that you’re 59 years old, the mother of two grown sons, and grandmother to one. That’s one Revere woman’s story, and she’s proud to tell it. “I wasn’t planning on walking the stage...
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Revere Farmer’s Market Returns June 22

May 17, 2018
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The Revere Farmer’s Market may not be one of the largest in the area, but it is serving a broader area by becoming an incubator for the growing small businesses feeding the food economy. Last year Revere on the Move completed a report on the food economy with Tufts University Urban Environmental and Planning...
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News Briefs

May 17, 2018
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Help Build Harmon Park Playground Help build Harmon Park playground on Salem Street with a community build on May 18, 19 and 20 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Volunteers are welcome throughout the day. The North Revere Neighborhood Group will be providing food for volunteers the whole weekend. To donate food or supermarket...
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Public Housing Officials Voice Appreciation for Legislators’ Local Support at State House Event

May 17, 2018
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Officials from the Revere Housing Authority met with State Sen. Joseph Boncore and State Rep. RoseLee Vincent to discuss the need for increased state support of public housing at the 36th Annual Legislative Information Day sponsored by the Massachusetts Chapter, National Association National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials (MassNAHRO) at the State House...
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House Passes Balanced Budget with a Focus on Local Aid, Helping People

May 17, 2018
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House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo and State Rep. RoseLee Vincent joined their colleagues in the Massachusetts House of Representatives to pass a FY19 budget which makes investments in programs and services across the Commonwealth. Funded at $41.064 billion, the House budget maintains funding for key programs amidst a fragile revenue picture and uncertainty in Washington. It includes...
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Boston’s Wounded Veterans Run Hosts Eighth Annual Motorcycle Fundraising Ride on May 20

May 17, 2018
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Boston’s Wounded Veterans Run is proud to announce its eighth annual motorcycle charity ride on Sunday, May 20, to help raise money to help four New England veterans who were recently severely injured in overseas combat. The 28-mile ride begins at Harley-Davidson in Revere at 1 p.m., with registration starting as early as 8:30 a.m., and ends at...
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