Police Briefs 04-27-2016

April 29, 2016
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FRIDAY, APRIL 15 Francis Michael Forsyth, 43, of 4 Warren St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant and on a charge of illegal possession of a Class A controlled narcotic substance with intent to distribute (subsequent offense). Priscilla A. Morris, 56, of 4 Wolcott Rd., was arrested on an outstanding warrant. John G. Bertoncini,...
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Letters to the Editor

April 29, 2016
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When Arab Immigrants bring their non-verbal communication knowledge to the U.S. Dear Editor: Noble culturalists interested in bridging the gaps existing between people of different cultures have been working on decoding extra-linguistic features that are misinterpreted by outsiders. These extra-linguistic features are referred to as non-verbal communication skills that a native of a specific...
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Massport Opens Its Doors

April 29, 2016
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More than 1,500 area students recently were allowed the opportunity to explore and touch first-hand the machinery and airplanes that are used every day at Logan International Airport at the Aviation and Maritime STEM Education Expo. As Massport CEO Thomas Glynn succinctly pointed out, “It is through organizations like Massport that students are exposed...
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Good News for Homeowners and Families

April 29, 2016
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Revere was highlighted in a recent Boston Globe article for being a community that the Globe ranked among the top real estate markets in the Greater Boston area, along with other communities such as Concord, Newton, and  Cambridge. The road to get to the point where Revere is being hailed as a great place...
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Sports 04-27-2016

April 29, 2016
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RhS sports Roundup Girls track team defeats Saugus, 90-44 The Revere High girls track team was racing on all cylinders last week, defeating Saugus, 90-44. Helen Perez and Rachel Shanbar paced the Lady Patriots to the victory with wins in two individual events apiece. Helen captured the 400 hurdles in a time of 73.6...
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Obituaries 04-27-2016

April 29, 2016
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Eugene ‘Gene’ ‘Hippo’ Capozzi Raytheon Co. retiree and co-founder of Jaguar Realty Eugene J. “Gene” “Hippo” Capozzi, a lifelong Revere resident, died at home on Friday, April 22 following a long illness. Born and raised in Revere, he lived his entire life in Revere and was a 1949 graduate of Revere High School. In...
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Meet Mr RHS

April 21, 2016
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Meet Mr RHS

It’s good to be king… Mr. RHS Dan Murphy received a kiss from his girlfriend, Ally Hinojosa, after being crowned 2016 Mr. RHS at Thursday’s annual event in the high school. Hundreds of students and parents attended the competition and cheered on their favorite contestant. Seventeen seniors competed for the title, and the all-in-fun...
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Dentists Find Revere Just the Spot for Practice

April 21, 2016
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Dentists Find Revere Just the Spot for Practice

By Sue Ellen Woodcock Dr. Fardad Mobed and his wife, Dr. Lily Parsi, are no strangers to Revere or the mouths of their clients whom they see in their Broadway dental office. The couple, married 18 years ago, both came to dentistry after receiving college degrees in other fields. The two met years ago...
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A Young 95:Ronald Corbett’s Contributions to Parish and Community Noted

April 21, 2016
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A Young 95:Ronald Corbett’s Contributions to Parish and Community Noted

Attorney Ronald P. Corbett turned 95 last Saturday, and was recognized at a Mass celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, offered in memory of his late wife, Virginia T. (Kingston) Corbett, for his lifelong contribution of volunteerism, fundraising, and philanthropy in his beloved parish and beyond. Mr. Corbett was born and raised in Revere, and...
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Trial of Former Property Owners Brings Witnesses from MGC,Wynn

April 21, 2016
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By Seth Daniel With all the drama and intrigue of what has been typical of the state’s foray into casino gaming, the federal trial of three alleged former property owners of the Wynn Boston Harbor site has played out over the last week with numerous twists and turns – and some heated testimony between...
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Democrats Rally Around Senate Nominee Joe Boncore

April 21, 2016
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By John Lynds First Suffolk and Middlesex State Senate nominee Joe Boncore and the five other candidates that ran for the seat during Tuesday, April 12 special election put aside their differences and broke bread at Donna’s Restaurant last Thursday morning. The breakfast, hosted by State Democratic Committee Chairman, Sen. Thomas McGee, was aimed...
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Billboards on Council’s Agenda

April 21, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Revere has the most number of billboards than any community in the Commonwealth and Monday night the Revere City Council will discuss two on Broadway at Ferragamo Way. The billboard owners, Squire Circle Associates of 61 Squire Road, would like to reconstruct and covert the existing two non-conforming outdoor advertising...
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Police Briefs 04-20-2016

April 21, 2016
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ARREST Report MONDAY, APRIL 11 Luis Tiz-Donis, 22, of Brighton, was arrested on two counts of larceny of property over $250. Glen D. Calef, 51, of Lynn, was arrested on charges of two counts of illegal possession of a Class A controlled narcotic substance with intent to distribute. Glen D. Calef Jr., 29, of...
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Earth Day 2016 – Lasting Environmental Partnerships

April 21, 2016
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By Martin Suuberg As we mark Earth Day on April 22, 2016, it is a good time to reaffirm the idea that partnerships and working together are powerful tools for environmental protection. The Baker-Polito Administration values collaboration, and to reach our environmental protection goals, everyone must play a role. The Massachusetts Department of Environmental...
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Letters to the Editor

April 21, 2016
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Morabito says  Thank You I want to thank everyone who put so much time and effort into our Senate campaign. Unfortunately, we we were not successful tonight.   It was nice to meet so many people along the campaign trail. I am proud to say that we ran against the finest Senatorial Candidates and I...
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Congratulations, Joe Boncore

April 21, 2016
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We congratulate Joseph Boncore on his victory in the Massachusetts State Senate Democratic Primary Special Election that was held April 12. Joe is unopposed in the general election on May 10 so he stands poised and ready to become our next state senator and succeed Anthony Petruccelli in this esteemed position as one of...
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Sports 04-20-2016

April 21, 2016
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RhS sports Roundup RHS softball team wins three, now 4-0 Although our mid-spring weather has been chilly, the Revere High softball team is off to a sizzling start. The Lady Patriots went 3-for-3 this past week, including victories over a pair of traditional Northeastern Conference powerhouses, Danvers and Lynn Classical, to raise their record...
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Obituaries 04-20-2016

April 21, 2016
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Edward Arnold Of Peabody, formerly of Revere Edward Arnold of Peabody, formerly of Revere, entered into rest April 12 at the age of 86 years. A US Army veteran of World War II, he was the beloved husband of the late Elinor (Shenker) Arnold; devoted father of Jeffrey Arnold and his wife ,Lori of...
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Motorcycles on Broadway

April 14, 2016
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Motorcycles on Broadway

Joel Wheeler, owner of Moms Boston Motorcyle at 184 Broadway, and General Manager Dennis Adams, join Mayor Brian Arrigo, city councillors and other city officials for the ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new showroom.
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Boncore Wins State Senate Primary

April 14, 2016
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Boncore Wins State Senate Primary

By Cary Shuman Attorney Joseph Boncore won in his hometown of Winthrop by a decisive margin and showed strength across the First Suffolk and Middlesex District on his way to topping the ticket in the Massachusetts State Senate Democratic Primary held Tuesday. Boncore led the field of seven candidates in Winthrop with approximately 2,200...
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Revere Officials Speak Out Against Wheelabrator

April 14, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Monday night in a meeting held by the Saugus Board of Health, State Rep. RoseLee Vincent said that it is time to close the Wheelabrator facility on the Route 107 also known as the Marsh Road. Vincent has filed legislation to stop Wheelabrator Technologies from receiving additional permits from the...
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Middle School Lottery Planned for Thursday

April 14, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The Revere Schools will conduct a middle school lottery on Thursday, completing the seventh straight year of what has become a necessary evil. “Nobody likes the lottery,” said Supt. Dianne Kelly. “There’s not a parent, School Committee member or teacher that likes the lottery. However, it remains the only way to...
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SOI Submitted for New High School

April 14, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The Revere Public Schools submitted a Statement of Interest (SOI) to the state School Building Authority (MSBA) on Friday, requesting that the City be put into the building pipeline for a new Revere High School. Already, the City Council had approved the move and Mayor Brian Arrigo and his staff have...
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Police Briefs 04-13-2016

April 14, 2016
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Weekly Crime Report House Breaks: (2) Central Avenue; and Oakwood Avenue. Commercial Breaks: (4) Parkway – Extra Space (3); and VFW Parkway – Laundromax. Motor Vehicle *Thefts/Breaks: (2) Larkin Street and Everett Street (plate). Motor Vehicle Accidents: (27) Brown Circle (5); Copeland Circle; Fenwick/Salem; Stone Street; Hichborn/Lee Burbank; Oakwood Avenue; Walnut Place; Parkway; Beach...
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