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Two-Way Tolling Returns to Tobin Bridge in Summer

June 25, 2016
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By Seth Daniel A top state transportation official apologized to drivers last week after a Boston media outlet reported that tolling in both directions on the Mystic/Tobin Bridge is set to roll out this year – a plan that could have a significant effect on Revere drivers. Tom Tinlin of the state Department of...
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Cambridge Man Arrested for Assault at Belle Isle Marsh

June 25, 2016
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By John Lynds While investigators continue to try to connect the death of 83-year-old Daniel Pepe, of East Boston to an attack of an elderly man three days later, State Police have arrested a Cambridge man with a lengthy record in connection with the latter crime. Michael Bruzzese, of Cambridge, formerly of Hingham, was...
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News Briefs

June 25, 2016
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MAYOR’S CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER SEEKS TEMPORARY WAIVER In an ongoing battle over residency for non-contract city employees, the City Council received a letter at Monday night’s meeting from Mayor Brian Arrigo asking for a temporary waiver of the residency rule for Omar Boukili, the mayor’s chief administrative officer. The letter said he had been...
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Police Briefs 06-15-2016

June 25, 2016
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MONDAY, JUNE 6 Carlos A. Cardoza, 43, of 263 Park Ave., was arrested on charges of operation of a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor (2nd offense), negligent operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of an accident after causing property damage, and resisting arrest. Jennie J. Durbano-Cataldo, 38, of 67...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Police Briefs 05-25-2016

May 27, 2016
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MONDAY, MAY 16 Samantha A. Ney, 24, of 31 Elmwood St., was arrested on a charge of being a fugitive from justice. Joseph Daniel Dulcetta, 31, of 4 Jordan St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant. TUESDAY, MAY 17 Michael J. Peterson, 37, of Weymouth, was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and assault...
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Sports 05-25-2016

May 27, 2016
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Effort being renewed to retire Tony Conigliaro’s Red Sox jersey Mickey “Say No To Drugs” Casoli is among the  supporters for long overdue recognition By Cary Shuman Richie Conigliaro said his family is renewing its campaign to have his late brother Tony Conigliaro’s Red Sox jersey No. 25 retired. One of the local supporters...
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Obituaries 05-25-2016

May 27, 2016
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Viola Speranza Of Revere Viola M. Speranza of Revere died on May 18. She was the beloved daughter of the late Ariggapino Zinna and Sarah (Limoli); cherished mother of Linda Pasco and Patricia Espimos and her husband, Jay, all of Revere; dear grandmother of three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and adoring aunt to several nieces...
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Upton Named New Executive Dir at Revere Chamber of Commerce

May 20, 2016
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Upton Named New Executive Dir at Revere Chamber of Commerce

The Revere Chamber of Commerce has named Bob Upton as its new Executive Director effective May 1, 2016. As Executive Director, Bob will be responsible for day to day operation of the Chamber of Commerce and to be the face of the business organization. Kerri Abrams, President of the Revere Chamber of Commerce, said...
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Revere Veteran’s Exhibit is Worth the Visit

May 20, 2016
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock It’s only available for a couple of weeks, but the exhibit in honor of Revere’s veterans gives a look at the men and women who served in World War I, World War 11, the Korean War and Vietnam War. “About 10 years ago the Journal donated the old bound copies...
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Police Briefs 05-18-2016

May 20, 2016
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ARREST Report MONDAY, MAY 9 John Fasano Jr., 26, of Saugus, was arrested on a  charge of shoplifting. Luis Ramon Fonseca, 34, of 28 Taft St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Joshua W. Frenette, 36, of Boston, was arrested on an outstanding warrant and on a  charge of disorderly conduct. Joseph J. Corso,...
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Letter to the Editor

May 20, 2016
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Against flavored tobacco Dear Editor As a Revere parent and staff member of the Revere CARES coalition I care deeply about the health and wellbeing of our youth and I was alarmed to learn from Lacina Onco of the Metro Boston Tobacco-Free Community Partnership how the tobacco industry uses fruit and candy flavored tobacco...
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