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Councillors Seek to End Rat Infestation:Construction, Marshy Conditions and Poor Disposal of Rubbish All Contribute to Problem

June 12, 2018
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You can make all the jokes you want to about rats, but the truth is that the city’s neighborhoods have a terrible infestation of them all over and something needs to be done. Monday night Ward 4 Councillor Patrick Keefe and Councillor George Rotondo both put in motions for the city to take some...
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RHS Class of 2018 Set to Graduate on Thursday

June 12, 2018
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When Revere High School’s (RHS) Class of 2018 walks at this year’s graduation tomorrow, the Harry Della Russo Stadium may seem fuller than past years. Although not all of them will be walking, the estimated figure of 460 to 470 students makes it possibly RHS’s “largest class ever,” said RHS Principal Dr. Lourenco Garcia....
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Revere Students Earn Academic Honors

June 12, 2018
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TAVARES ON DEAN’S LIST Curry College is proud to announce that Djamila Tavares of Revere, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must earn a 3.30 GPA, have no incompletes, and have no grade lower than a “C” for the semester. Founded...
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2018 Jossour Moroccan Association First Annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner

June 12, 2018
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Ramadan public Interfaith Iftar events are becoming popular in Revere as Muslims share the fasting experience with their fellow citizens across the city. On May 26 at Beachmont Veterans Memorial School, Jossour Moroccan Association (JMA), a non-profit organization headquarter in Revere , held its first annual Interfaith Iftar Dinner to share the Ramadan experience...
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FUN-damental Basketball Camp Open to Local Area Kids

June 12, 2018
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The annual FUN-damental Basketball Camp, open to boys and girls in the local area, will be held July 16-20, at the Immaculate Conception Parish Center, located at 59 Summer Street in Everett. The camp will be held between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. for boys and girls entering Grades 3-9 as...
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Rafael Mares Named New Executive Director of the Neighborhood Developers

June 12, 2018
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Just as The Neighborhood Developers (TND) celebrated its 40th year in existence, the Chelsea-based organization that has a major presence in Revere now also announced its new Director Rafael Mares at a celebration function on May 31. Mares is a Revere resident and will replace 15-year Director Ann Houston – who will be moving...
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Firefighters Rescue Unconscious Occupant of Trailer at Lee’s Trailer Park

June 12, 2018
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On Tuesday May 29 at approximately 9:45 p.m. Revere 9-1-1 received multiple calls reporting a fire on the property of Lees Trailer Park Lot # 31 located at 418 Revere Beach Parkway. Revere Fire Alarm immediately struck a box alarm response dispatching Revere C4, E5, E3 Chelsea E3 and Revere L2. C4 Deputy Chief Giampietro and Revere L2...
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EBNHC’s Annual Art of Health Care Event Set for this Evening

June 12, 2018
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On Wednesday, June 6, the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center will hold its sixth Annual Art of Health Care event at their Maverick Square building. This year the annual innovative fundraiser to celebrate EBNHC’s mission in the community and the healing impact of art will pay special tribute to former City Councilor and current...
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East Boston Savings Bank Announces New Strategic Alliance with Starkweather & Shepley Insurance

June 12, 2018
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East Boston Savings Bank (EBSB), and Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc. (S&S) are pleased to announce a strategic alliance that will allow both financial service institutions the ability to offer a full line of commercial, personal and life insurance products. The formation of this alliance will enable both organizations to expand the services...
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Hook and Reel Lands at Wonderland Marketplace

June 12, 2018
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Just a stone’s throw away from the Wonderland T station and Revere Beach is the Wonderland Marketplace, where the Hook and Reel offers authentic Cajun seafood with a casual dining theme of “no plates, no forks, no rules!” You select your meat, seafood, vegetables and sauces and out comes a culinary creation that will...
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News Briefs

June 12, 2018
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City of Revere Announces the return of the Fall Festival on Broadway On Saturday, Sept. 8, from noon to 6:00 p.m., the City of Revere Parks and Recreation Department will be bringing back last year’s popular Fall Festival on Broadway. Last year the event attracted thousands to the area, and once again we expect...
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Susan B. Anthony Aspirers Hold Operation Give Back

June 2, 2018
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Susan B. Anthony Aspirers Hold Operation Give Back

The SBA Aspirers Club held Operation Give Back on Saturday May 26th at the SBA School. They were collecting toiletry items for veterans. Advisors Justin and Brandon Pezzuto with Tiffany Da Silva, Evan Darcy, Rabeel Nadeem, Yasmin Torquato, Elizabeth Sanchez, Ashton Hoang, Giulia Bernardo, Camilo Cuartas, Marcos Guimaraes,Daniel Cardona, Amanda Kosta, Bella Borges, Carolina...
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Revere Beach Receives High Score for Water Quality

June 2, 2018
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With the unofficial start of summer kicking off this past Memorial Day weekend, Save the Harbor/Save the Bay released its annual report on the water quality at Revere Beach. According to Save the Harbor/Save the Bay’s Annual Beach Water Report Card, Revere Beach received a score of 98 percent for the summer of 2017....
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Elected Officials, Residents Observe Memorial Day in Revere

June 2, 2018
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A touch of history was added to Monday’s Memorial Day Services on the lawn in front of the American Legion Post #61 next to City Hall. This year’s Memorial Day marked 100 years since World War I ended. To honor that history,  four members of the Revere High School Jr. ROTC wore “Dough Boy”...
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Police Search the Past to Honor Fallen Officer

June 2, 2018
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To most in the current Revere Police Department, Sgt. John Shanahan was simply a forgotten tragedy on a plaque in front of the old Police Station on Pleasant Street. For those officers who never worked out of the old Pleasant Street station, he was even more of a mystery. Some had maybe seen his...
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Hayes Returns Home, Healthy and Ready for the Future

June 2, 2018
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Lauren Hayes had the honor of throwing out the first ball at the Revere High Senior Softball Night game Friday at St. Mary’s Field. Hayes, a standout first baseman on the 2014 Division 1 North championship team, actually delivered two perfect strikes to her friend and former RHS teammate Logan DiCarlo, who served as...
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Suffolk Downs Owners to Start Racing at Great Barrington Fairgrounds

June 2, 2018
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Sterling Suffolk Racecourse, LLC (SSR), the company that operates Thoroughbred racing, wagering and simulcasting at Suffolk Downs, and Fairgrounds Realty LLC and Fair Grounds Community Redevelopment Project Inc., the entities that own the Great Barrington Fairgrounds, have reached an agreement for a long-term lease of the historic race track property in Great Barrington to...
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Global Day of Parents to Launch ‘Stand Up for Parents’

June 2, 2018
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On June 1, Global Day of Parents, a Cambridge-based Parents Forum is launching Stand Up For Parents, a campaign  to increase the program’s capacity to reach and serve parents both locally and globally. The organization is also pleased to invite interested community members to a facilitators training scheduled for Wednesday, August 1 from noon to 3...
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Joe Giuliotti Named to Mass Hockey Hall Of Fame

June 2, 2018
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Revere resident and East Boston native Joe Giuliotti has been selected for admission into the Massachusetts Hockey Hall Of Fame and will be inducted during ceremonies on June 16 at the 1620 Hotel in Plymouth Harbor. The long time hockey coach and writer will be joined in the class of 2018 by seven others,...
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Revere Students Earn Academic Honors

June 2, 2018
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EMMANUEL STUDENTS NAMED TO DEAN’S LIST In honor of their outstanding academic achievement, Emmanuel College has named more than 600 students to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester. To earn a spot on the Dean’s List, Emmanuel students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for a 16-credit semester....
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