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Dr Seuss Fan

March 11, 2016
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Dr Seuss Fan

Revere First Lady Daveen Arrigo and her son, Joseph, dressed as ‘Thing 1’ during the Whelan School’s Read Across America event celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss on Wednesday, March 2. Daveen and Joseph were at the school to help Mayor Brian Arrigo be a guest reader to the students at the school. Read Across...
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EBNHC CEO Lopes Appointed to BCBS of Mass Foundation

March 11, 2016
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EBNHC CEO Lopes Appointed to BCBS of Mass Foundation

By John Lynds East Boston Neighborhood Health Center CEO Manny Lopes was one of two health care professionals appointed to the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation Board of Directors. Lopes will join Dr. Thea James, MD, Vice President of Mission and Associate Chief Medical as the two new appointees. “We are excited...
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Council Set to Vote on Flood Plain Maps

March 11, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The city council is expected to vote on the FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) flood plain maps during its upcoming meeting on Monday. FEMA revised its flood maps, something it does every five years, and following the Katrina disaster down south in 2005. The Revere City Council held a public...
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Rotondo Seeks to Turn Old McKinley School into Recovery Treatment Center Resource Facility

March 11, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock It’s been no secret that Revere and the area have been battling the disease of opioid addiction and Monday night one city councillor, in an attempt to create more beds to treat addicts, suggested using the McKinley School. Councillor George Rotondo made a motion to discuss the feasibility of turning...
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Ward 4 Crime Watch Meeting

March 11, 2016
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If you live, work or play in Ward 4 then you are invited to a crime watch and neighborhood gathering on Tuesday, March 15 from 6-7:15 pm at the Revere Recreation Center, 150 Beach St.
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Revere Everett Hockey Takes Second in State Tourney

March 4, 2016
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Revere Everett Hockey Takes Second in State Tourney

The Revere/Everett Squirt AA hockey team. Cooper Branzell, Cameron Correia, Chase Branzell, Jaydan Vargas, Matthew Lacroix, Ollie Svendson, John Nowicki, Austin Anunziata, Michael Popp, Andrew Craso, Mykell Sclovanec, Nicholas Simpson, Matthews Barbosa, Ivan Perez, Jake Ferraro, Coach Jamie Branzell, Assistant Coach Keith Correia, Assistant Coach Paul Nowicki, and Assistant Coach Carl Svendson. The team...
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Forever Young

March 4, 2016
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Forever Young

Nellie Grasso of Gore Road turned one hundred years old on her 25th birthday on leap day February 29th. Her son Dennis Grasso and her granddaughters Lisa Lowell and Dorene DeSisto threw a surprise party for her at Bruno’s Resturant in Lynn where her great grandson Josh Perez is a cook. Five generations of...
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A Method to his Science:Dello Russo Attends Science Conference in D.C.

March 4, 2016
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A Method to his Science:Dello Russo Attends Science Conference in D.C.

By Seth Daniel It was a simple fishing trip, and his curious nature, that sent Joe Dello Russo on a scientific journey that would – most recently – take him to Washington, D.C. as a state delegate to a professional science conference. Several years ago, Joe his two brothers and his father, John Sr.,...
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Council Tackles Canine Issues

March 4, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The city council may be going to dogs, addressing kennels and other canine concerns such as an increase in pit bull ownership, breeding, unlicensed dogs, loose dogs and abandoned dogs. Asst. Animal Control and Revere Police Officer Julie Malvarosa shared how some people have been cited numerous times for illegal...
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New Director Named at RHA

March 4, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Former Lowell Mayor and current Lowell City Councilor James Milinazzo has signed a three-year, $110,00 contract as the new executive director with the Revere Housing Authority, replacing former director Linda Shaw, who has taken a position at a California Housing Authority. George Anzuoni, chairman of the RHA Board of Commissioners,...
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Rotondo Calls for Curtatone to Drop his Suit

March 4, 2016
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By Seth Daniel City Councillor George Rotondo has never shied away from the controversial, and just two months into his newest Council term, he is calling for Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone to pull his appeal of the Wynn casino. Rotondo has put in a motion for the March 7 Council meeting that calls on...
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Character Breakfast

February 26, 2016
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Character Breakfast

Salvatore Falzone is doing his best “minion” impression as his father, Joe Falzone, looks on during the 2nd Annual Character Breakfast at the Revere Parks and Recreation Department on Friday, Feb. 15. The sold-out breakfast has become a wildly popular event during the annual February School Vacation, which was last week.
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State of the City Address:Arrigo Promises More Accountability;Vows to Reduce $2m Deficit Impact

February 26, 2016
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State of the City Address:Arrigo Promises More Accountability;Vows to Reduce $2m Deficit Impact

By Sue Ellen Woodcock He’s been on the job for seven weeks and Monday night Mayor Brian Arrigo addressed the city in his first public speech. “It is a privilege to be in this office as we strive to achieve the potential we all know Revere has,” Arrigo said. For the past few weeks...
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Maureen Reinstein Passes at 71,Wife of Late Bill Reinstein

February 26, 2016
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Maureen Reinstein Passes at 71,Wife of Late Bill Reinstein

Maureen Reinstein, wife of the late Revere Mayor and State Rep. William G. Reinstein and mother of former State Rep. Kathi-Anne Reinstein, died on Feb. 19, 2016. She was 71. Mourners packed St. Mary of the Assumption Church Tuesday morning to pay their respects at a funeral Mass for Mrs. Reinstein, the former First...
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Local Real Estate Sales Were Strong in 2015

February 26, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock As area real estate agents get ready for the spring selling season they know that 2015 is casting a good look on the market. Comparing 2015 sales figures and selling prices show that sales are up and prices are too, especially in the Revere, Winthrop, Chelsea, Lynn, Everett and East...
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Adult Day Center Comes Under Fire

February 26, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Residents have been complaining about the Revere Adult Day Health Care Center for a long time, mostly regarding parking, but also about the inability to walk in front of the property on the sidewalk, which was apparently paved over. Monday night the company and its attorney James Cipoletta appeared before...
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Revere Residents Canvass Neighborhoods for Sanders

February 26, 2016
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By Katy Rogers Everett Councillor Anthony DiPierro joined forces with Revere resident Matthew Amato on the campaign trail for Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders over the weekend. The local young people were part of a nationwide trend in the Democratic Primary where local officials and local activists are sought after by both candidates to work...
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Mayor Brian Arrigo’s State of City Speech

February 26, 2016
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“Council President Giannino, Vice President Morabito, Honored Councillors,Speaker DeLeo, Representative Vincent, Representative Livingstone andFellow Residents of Revere: It is my honor to address you tonight as the newly elected Mayor of this great City. Every one of the 48 days I have been in office has brought new challenges, but each day has also...
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Chief Cafarelli Observes Counter Terrorism Measures with ADL in Israel

February 18, 2016
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Chief Cafarelli Observes Counter Terrorism Measures with ADL in Israel

By Seth Daniel As Police Chief Joe Cafarelli approached a border wall in Israel earlier this month, on the Israeli side there was high security and a typical border situation. The walls of the fence were clean and whitewashed, barbed wire running over the top. On the Palestinian side, however, it was a different...
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M.O.M. has Spring Fever

February 18, 2016
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M.O.M. has Spring Fever

By Sue Ellen Woodcock “Get your motor running. Head out on the highway…” that’s the tune that will stick in your brain after a visit to Motorcycles of Manchester newest location on Broadway, known as M.O.M. Boston. Joel Wheeler, owner of three M.O.M. (Motorcycles of Manchester) locations in Manchester, N.H., and Foxboro has made...
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