Obituaries 06-15-2016

June 25, 2016
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Leon DeRosa, Sr. 40 Year member of Revere Elks Leon DeRosa, Sr. of East Boston, formerly of Revere, died on June 12. Leon loved his family very much and relished the time spent together.  He enjoyed visiting hobby shops and had a collection of model trains.  Leon was an avid sports fan with hockey being his...
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Celebrating 72nd Anniversary

June 10, 2016
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Celebrating 72nd Anniversary

State Representative RoseLee Vincent recently visited with longtime Point of Pines residents Joe and Dot James to present an official citation from the Massachusetts House of Representatives in honor of their 72nd wedding anniversary. Additionally, Rep. Vincent recognized Dot on the occasion of her 91st birthday. Joe and Dot have been staples of our...
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This Is Not Going to Hurt

June 10, 2016
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This Is Not Going to Hurt

Dr. David Dunn of North Shore Animal Clinic gives a rabies vaccine shot to James Brickley’s dog, Diamond, this past Saturday morning at the Revere Central Fire Station on Broadway. The rabies clinic has been running this event for the past 25 years in conjunction with the City and Animal Control Officer Anthony Masiello....
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RHS Graduates Receive Diplomas on Thursday

June 10, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The 111th graduation exercises of the Revere High School (RHS) will take place this Thursday, June 9, at the Harry Della Russo Stadium as some 400 graduates walk across the stage to receive their diplomas. This year’s class features students attending numerous prestigious colleges and universities, including Wellesley, MIT, Georgetown, and...
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State Police Investigate Incidents Occurring at Belle Isle Marsh

June 10, 2016
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Troopers from the State Police Revere Barracks and the State Police Detective Unit for Suffolk County are investigating an assault that occurred Wednesday, June 1 at the Belle Isle Marsh Reservation on the Revere-East Boston line, as well as an incident three days earlier that same location that caused fatal injuries to an elderly...
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Rising to the Occasion:Hinojosa’s Home Run Powers RHS to 8-5 win

June 10, 2016
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By Cary Shuman It’s not often that you get a second chance in the State Tournament against the same opponent but Revere senior Ally Hinojosa made the most of that rare opportunity.   One year ago Hinojosa made the last out in a tough loss to Westford Academy. Turn the clock ahead to Saturday...
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Conexions Program Celebrates 20 Years

June 10, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Twenty years ago, Kim Hanton and Judy LeMoine among others in the mental health industry noticed a gap in services available to those seeking help with recovery from drug or alcohol abuse. Now, 20 years later the Conexions evening program, a division of North Suffolk Mental Health, is celebrating a...
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News Briefs

June 10, 2016
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COUNCILLOR NOVOSELSKY ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY MEETINGS The next Ward 2 Crime Watch committee meeting with Ward 2 Councillor Ira Novoselsky and local residents will be held on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 6 PM at the Hyman Tower Community Room, 50 Walnut Avenue.  At this meeting, Officer Ken Bruker will discuss the evaluation and installation...
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Police Briefs 06-08-2016

June 10, 2016
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FRIDAY, MAY 27 Thomas A. Caterina, 52, of 911 Broadway, was arrested on charges of assault & battery and assault & battery by means of a dangerous weapon. A 16 year old juvenile was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Paul A. Zammuto, 40, of Lynn, was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Sara Ricardo, 29,...
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Letters to the Editor

June 10, 2016
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Pleased with Mayor Arrigo Dear Editor: Six months into his term, Mayor Brian Arrigo seems to have done everything in his power to keep the promise he made to the voters of Revere, which was to bring accountability to Revere City Hall. While it might be a little early to put his name in...
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Impact of Charter Schools on Revere

June 10, 2016
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By Dianne Kelley, Carol Tye and Paul Dakin As the statewide debate over the expansion of charter schools continues and November’s ballot question to lift the existing cap on charter schools looms, it’s important to consider the impact of charter schools on Revere. This year alone, charter schools will siphon off $1,787,210 in funds...
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Congratulations,RHS Class of 2016

June 10, 2016
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Graduation exercises for the Revere High School Class of 2016 will be held Thursday evening. For our community, high school graduation time is a city-wide celebration, even for those who do not have children or relatives among the graduates. All of us take pride in the accomplishments of our graduates, for we know that...
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Sports 06-08-2016

June 10, 2016
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RhS sports Roundup RHS lacrosse teams fall in tourney openers The Revere High boys and girls lacrosse teams came out on the short end of their contests in the opening round of the Division 1 North sectionals of the MIAA state lacrosse tourney last week. Coincidentally, both teams played North Andover. On the boys’...
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Obituaries 06-08-2016

June 10, 2016
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Carole Lipson Of Revere Private services and entombment at the Woodlawn Cemetery Columbarium in Everett were held for Carole T. (Schwade) Lipson, who passed away on June 1 at Boston Medical Center. Born and raised in Revere, she attended local schools. Following High School, she married Alan A. Lipson and together they raised their family...
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Richard Mauro Dedication

June 4, 2016
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Richard Mauro Dedication

The Glazing and Painting Industries recently dedicated their Brentwood, N. H. Training Center in honor of lifelong Revere resident Richie Mauro who passed away in 2015 and was the past owner of Tower Glass. Richie was a long time trustee of the Training Fund, past president of the Glass Employers Association of New England...
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A Moment of Silence

June 4, 2016
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A Moment of Silence

U.S. Navyman Reichart bows his head during the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home Memorial Day Exercises at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett.
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Georgetown is Barry’s Choice:RHS Valedictorian Alicia Barry Heading to Washington D.C.

June 4, 2016
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Georgetown is Barry’s Choice:RHS Valedictorian Alicia Barry Heading to Washington D.C.

By Taylor Giuffre-Catalano Alicia Barry was stuck at a split decision. Accepted to all of the eight colleges she applied to, including Georgetown University and Harvard University, the Revere High School senior and valedictorian had to make a difficult choice. “I wasn’t expecting the letter to be there that day,” Barry chronicled, as she...
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Electronic Gaming Proposed … Again

June 4, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock If you pull the lever and three cherries don’t line up in a row…try again. That’s what developer Eugene McCain, managing director of Alliance Capital, LLC is ready to do in Revere. At the last council meeting on May 23, McCain proposed that Revere consider either enter a memorandum of...
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Capstone Project Provides Seniors New Way to Complete Requirements

June 4, 2016
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By Seth Daniel When Camila Cordoba would walk to work in Boston’s Seaport District, the Revere High School (RHS) senior couldn’t help but be struck by the numbers of homeless that she encountered on her way to work. While many people walked past them oblivious, Cordoba said her heart went out to them. She...
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Police Briefs 06-01-2016

June 4, 2016
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ARREST Report MONDAY, MAY 23 Robert D. Maguire, 38, of Chelsea, was arrested on an outstanding warrant. James A. Griffin, 49, of Revere, listed without an address, was arrested on an outstanding warrant and on a charge of illegal possession of a Class A controlled narcotic substance. Paula A. Seretta, 52, of 110 Eliot...
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Letter to the Editor

June 4, 2016
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A piece of Revere’s history Dear Editor: It’s hard to believe that  Wonderland structure is no more. 
When I was growing up in the 1950’s Wonderland and Suffolk Downs were the Disney Worlds of that time. Thousands of people came to Revere to go to the “horses” by day and to go to the...
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The Beautiful,New Vanguard Ushers in A New Era for Revere

June 4, 2016
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Guests at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the beautiful, new Vanguard Waterfront Square Apartments at 660 Ocean Ave. knew that they were a part of a special event ushering in an era of luxury living along the shores of Revere Beach. The unobstructed views of the ocean from the Vanguard are simply breathtaking. The state-of-the-art...
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Sports 06-01-2016

June 4, 2016
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RhS sports Roundup RHS boys lacrosse opens tourney tonight The Revere High boys lacrosse team, which went undefeated in May with 10 straight victories to finish the season with a sterling 15-5 record, will play at North Andover this evening (Wednesday) in a first-round contest of the MIAA Division 1 North sectional of the...
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Obituaries 06-01-2016

June 4, 2016
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Urania ‘Rae’ Barrasso Miss Massachusetts of 1947 Urania “Rae” (Nickolaides) Barrasso of Revere, formerly of Malden, passed away May 25. She was 88 years old. A former model and Miss Massachusetts of 1947, she was the Beloved wife of the late Pasquale Barrasso; dear friend and longtime companion of Vincent Conte; loving mother of...
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