Gloucester swamps Revere at Harry Della Russo Stadium, 43-18, on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010

November 9, 2010
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Gloucester swamps Revere at Harry Della Russo Stadium, 43-18, on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010

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Halloween At The Whelan School

November 3, 2010
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Halloween At The Whelan School

Garrett Seth Loring came to school dressed as Norman Rockwell for Friday’s Halloween Parade at the Whelan School. This year for Halloween, older students were challenged to make the holiday a learning experience. Many students did research projects on famous historical figures and then dressed up like them for Halloween. Loring and his parents...

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RHS student’s artwork featured on cover of ‘Madama Butterfly’ program at the Cutler Magestic

November 3, 2010
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RHS student’s artwork featured on cover of ‘Madama Butterfly’ program at the Cutler Magestic

When Richard Trimarchi and several other Revere students walked through the doors of Boston’s Cutler Majestic Theatre last Friday night to see ‘Madama Butterfly,’ they were handed programs. On the cover of those programs was a design done by Trimarchi that was inspired by Puccini’s classic operatic tale. The director of the production –...

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Former mayor, longtime city councillor is said to be ‘stable but gravely ill’ at the Youville Hospital

November 3, 2010
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Former mayor, longtime city councillor is said to be ‘stable but gravely ill’ at the Youville Hospital

Word spread quickly Monday and Tuesday that Councillor George V. Colella – once the longest serving mayor in the city’s history – was gravely ill at Youville Hospital in Cambridge. Friends and confidants who had visited him Tuesday said he was “stable but gravely ill,” and that his family was with him. Virtually everyone...

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Empty feeling – List of abandoned properties is expanding

November 3, 2010
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If there were any questions whether or not the continuing national housing crisis has improved in Revere, those questions were answered recently when the City released its annual vacant building list – revealing the disheartening news that more than 100 buildings and homes were identified as vacant or abandoned. The city began compiling the...

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Boys cross country team wins NEC South Division championship

November 3, 2010
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The Revere High boys cross country team clinched an outright championship of the Northeastern Conference’s South Division with a 17-42 victory over Salem last Tuesday. The win improved RHS Coach Mike Flynn’s Patriots’ record to a perfect 5-0 against their South Division rivals. “This a great achievement for our program and I’m very proud...

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Soccer girls qualify for state tournament

November 3, 2010
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With the Revere High football, boys cross country, and boys soccer teams drawing most of the attention on the local sports scene, the Lady Patriot soccer team quietly has been going about its business in its quest for a state tournament berth. However, Coach Natalie Lyons’s Lady Patriots are ready to make some noise...

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RHS boys soccer earns two more wins

November 3, 2010
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The Revere High boys soccer team added two more notches on its belt with victories over Winthrop and Swampscott last week. Coach Nick Tower’s Patriots now stand at a lofty 10-3-4 mark and were set to close out their regular season Monday against non league rival Lowell. After that, they will await their seeding...

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Girls cross country team defeats Salem

November 3, 2010
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The Revere High girls cross country season concluded its 2010 dual meet campaign with a 23-35 victory at Salem last Tuesday. “Salem has designed a new course, which was quite challenging,” said RHS head coach Katie Sinnott, who noted that, “Emily DeVeau was our most improved runner and ran a great race. She outkicked...

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Necco’s Dilemma – If one door closes, others will open

November 3, 2010
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You can’t be expected to run a candy company without sugar but this is what the Necco Company has apparently been trying to do for quite some time. In fact, the future for Revere’s largest employer and taxpayer, looks grimmer than the sugar jar being empty. About 500 jobs are on the line and...

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Halloween – Doom and gloom rules

November 3, 2010
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This Halloween more kids dressed entirely in black than ever before. It was noted that Spiderman costumes were hard to find and that the dark and bleak costuming of ghoulish and ghostlike figures or zombies is a sign of the times. That is, the costumes worn by so many kids this year did not...

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Arrest Report 11-03-2010

November 3, 2010
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TUESDAY, OCT. 26 A 16 year old juvenile was arrested on charges of breaking & entering in the nighttime with intent to commit a felony and three counts of receiving stolen property over $250. WEDNESDAY, OCT. 27 Russell Edward Bouche, 27, of Chelsea, was arrested on charges of shoplifting and receiving stolen property under...

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Obituaries 11-03-2010

November 3, 2010
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Ralph Aucella Engineer, former owner of Donnelly Electric & Manufacturing Ralph Aucella of Chelmsford, formerly of Roslindale and Revere, died peacefully on October 26 after a very brief illness at the Wingate of Lowell. He was 95 years old. A US Marine Corps veteran of World War II, who served from January of 1934...

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Spooky House

October 28, 2010
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Spooky House

The are haunted houses around Revere and then there are terrifyingly spooky houses like John DiLiegro’s "spooky" house at 73 Aurelia Sylvia Dr. The house has everything Halloween, including a graveyard, zombies, witches, a two story ghost and numerous other scary vestiges of Halloween. For an even better view of the set up, drive...

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Video vanguard Squire Road studio played host to most popular campaign ad of the year; bigger things on the horizon

October 27, 2010
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Video vanguard Squire Road studio played host to most popular campaign ad of the year; bigger things on the horizon

One of the hottest new political commercials in the nation had its roots right on Squire Road at the Sound & Media Vision studios. Republican 4th Congressional District challenger Sean Bielat released one of the most talked about campaign ads of the season last week that portrayed sitting Congressman Barney Frank (D-Newton) disco dancing....

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Senior Center receives five new computers as Mass General Hospital’s ARCH program

October 27, 2010
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Senior Center receives five new computers as Mass General Hospital’s ARCH program

When Revere’s Ty Smith learned how to use a computer at the Revere Senior Center, the first thing she did was look up information about her new doctor – and it was quite a litigious experience. “I’ll never forget my first time when I got a new doctor and I was able to look...

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Rizzo-Rotondo controversy continues – Will the Ethics Commission sort it out?

October 27, 2010
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A week after fantastic ethical allegations were made against Councillor George Rotondo, now there are questions about whether or not the allegations were manufactured by Councillor Dan Rizzo’s campaign or someone associated with it. Rizzo vehemently denied those allegations this week, saying that the allegations were real and were real concerns of local business...

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Eight was enough – Turnovers plague Revere in lopsided loss to the Bulldogs

October 27, 2010
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Eight was enough – Turnovers plague Revere in lopsided loss to the Bulldogs

Friday night’s game between The Revere Patriots and the Lynn English Bulldogs started out well when senior Quentin Wesley took the ball 77-yards for a touchdown on the opening drive. With the point after by Jeff Simbert the Patriots had a 7-0 lead on one of the bigger teams in the Northeast Conference Large...

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Down To The Wire – Races are too close to call

October 27, 2010
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With the election next week, many of you who plan to vote already know who you will be voting for and why. The onslaught of radio and television advertisements and the general overhanded nature of newspaper and Internet coverage, will not further persuade or dissuade those who are already satisfied with the choices they...

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Arrest Report 10-27-2010

October 27, 2010
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MONDAY, OCTOBER 18 Frederick E. Bianchino, 21, of 135 Bradstreet Ave., was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Monique S. Williams, 22, of 560 Beach St., was arrested on charges of being rude & disorderly in violation of the city ordinance and resisting arrest. TUESDAY. OCTOBER 19 Damien M. Centrella, 36, of Malden, was arrested...

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Obituaries 10-17-2010

October 27, 2010
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Elena Statuto American Optical retiree Elena "Helen" Statuto, a Chelsea native and a long time resident of Revere, died on October 25 in the Osceola Regional Medical Center of Kissimee, Florida following a brief illness. She was 87 years old. Mrs. Statuto was born, raised and educated in Chelsea. In 1950 she married the...

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Lynn English easily defeats Revere Patriots, 42-7, at Revere, Oct. 22, 2010

October 27, 2010
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Lynn English easily defeats Revere Patriots, 42-7, at Revere, Oct. 22, 2010

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Happy days are here again – Patriots qualify for the tourney for the first time in 12 years

October 21, 2010
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Happy days are here again – Patriots qualify for the tourney for the first time in 12 years

The Revere High boys soccer team clinched its first post season state tournament berth in 12 years with a tie and a win this past week. “This is a great accomplishment for our program,” said RHS head coach Nik Tower, whose squad punched their ticket for a Journey to the Tourney with an emphatic...

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Fashion business fits Clarke’s personality to a T – Beachmont resident is putting stock in his own T-Shirt brand

October 21, 2010
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Fashion business fits Clarke’s personality to a T – Beachmont resident is putting stock in his own T-Shirt brand

It has been said in some circles that it’s the clothes that make the man, but in Beachmont, it is a man who is making the clothes – and to some noted success. Regan Smith Clarke – a 2002 graduate of Revere High School (RHS) – has found his niche with designer T-Shirts, and...

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