Holocaust Month – Let us never forget

April 30, 2010
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April marks Holocaust month. It is a time to remember. It is a time to remind ourselves that we should never forget man’s inhumanity to man. The genocide and slaughter of 6 million Jews as well as an untold number of Catholics and Protestants at the hands of the Nazis shows mankind at his...

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Arrest Report 04-28-2010

April 30, 2010
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Monday, April 19 No Arrests Reported Tuesday, April 20 No Arrests Reported WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21 Ryan P. Maloney, 23, of 65 Alden Ave., was arrested on an outstanding warrant. THURSDAY, APRIL 22 Arthur W. Navarro, 26, of 97 Constitution Ave., was arrested on an outstanding warrant and on charges of taking a motor vehicle...

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Obituaries 04-28-2010

April 30, 2010
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Sarah Medros Member of many charitable and religious organizations Sarah G. (Leverant) Medros died on April 26 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. She was 89 years old. Born in Boston, she lived in Chelsea for most of her life. She was educated in the Chelsea schools and was a graduate of Chelsea High. She was...

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Coach Cella – Hundreds turn out to bid farewell to a Revere legend

April 21, 2010
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Coach Cella – Hundreds turn out to bid farewell to a Revere legend

Silvio Cella, Revere High teacher, athletic director and head football coach, was remembered as a sports legend during an outpouring of tributes from his former players, colleagues, family, and friends. Mr. Cella died on Wednesday morning, April 14, 2010, after a brief illness. He was 87. Hundreds came to the Paul Buonfiglio Funeral Home...

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Little screen, big effort – Revere authors pen a critical examination of television mini-series

April 21, 2010
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Little screen, big effort – Revere authors pen a critical examination of television mini-series

Television has played an unmistakably important role in the modern history of the United States, and two Revere residents have recently published a book looking at how the “epic mini-series” of the past influenced life, show business and the careers of young actors. Who could forget how ‘Roots’ captivated the entire nation? How could...

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Selective thinking – RHS student has offers from three Ivies, MIT

April 21, 2010
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Selective thinking – RHS student has offers from three Ivies, MIT

One Ivy League college offer is something to jump up in the air about. Two offers is another reason to celebrate. But when one gets three Ivy League offers and an open invitation from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), things have gone from a celebration to a very difficult decision. That’s exactly the happy...

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DiMare hurls Pats to 4-2 win over Saugus

April 21, 2010
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The Revere High baseball team earned its first win of the young season with a 4-2 triumph at Saugus on the holiday on Monday. RHS senior pitcher Nick DiMare turned in an outstanding game for the Patriots, going all seven innings and allowing just five hits while fanning seven enemy batters. DiMare made one...

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Softball team swamps Waltham, 18-1, behind Lauletta

April 21, 2010
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The Revere High softball team celebrated Patriots Day in fine fashion by earning its first win for new head coach Joe Ciccarello with an 18-1 triumph over Waltham. The game was halted after five innings when the umpire invoked the mercy rule. Lady Patriot hurler Briana Lauletta went all five frames, allowing just one...

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Girls tennis team opens with a win

April 21, 2010
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The Revere High girls tennis team opened their 2010 campaign with a tight 3-2 win over Northeastern Conference rival Salem last Thursday. Coach Carla Maniscalco’s four senior captains led the way to the victory. Elma Meskovic, playing at No. 1 singles, handily dispatched with her Salem counterpart in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1, as did...

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Bonilla is winner for boys tennis team

April 21, 2010
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Richard Bonilla was the lone winner for the Revere High boys tennis team in their season opening match against Salem on Monday. Bonilla, a senior, battled hard in a grueling three set contest against his Salem counterpart which saw Richard pull out the win in the next to last point of the tiebreaker, 6-4,...

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Arariche wins three events, but twists ankle

April 21, 2010
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Souhil Arariche captured first place in three events to lead the Revere High boys track team to a 91-40 win over Lynn Classical last week. However, the meet ultimately proved costly for the Patriots when Arariche twisted his ankle in the triple jump and will be sidelined indefinitely. “That was a tough break, both...

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Track girls run past Classical, 89-47

April 21, 2010
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“Senior leadership” was the watchword for the Revere High girls track team, as Lady Patriot seniors accounted for 57 points to pace their team to an 89-47 triumph over Lynn Classical last week. Senior Captain Liz Nutile set the tone for the day in the first race, the 400 intermediate hurdles, turning on the...

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An All-Time Great – Revere mourns the loss of Silvio Cella

April 21, 2010
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The death of Silvio Cella brings to mind the city as it was in the era when the Silvio Cellas of this world were coming of age, competing on the athletic field and attempting to make something out of themselves during a time when the city was a far different place than it is...

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A Deplorable Act – Attack against candidate was lower than low

April 21, 2010
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The FBI is apparently looking into the genesis of the anti-Semitic Internet advertisement attempting to denounce Ward Councillor candidate Corey Abrams because he is a Jew. In the recent annals of Revere politics, this is about the most egregious civil rights violation we have seen. The Internet video was replete with yellow Jewish stars,...

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Quicker is Better – Senate slow-down makes no sense

April 21, 2010
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The Senate has decided to hold up or to slow down the expanded gambling bill approved by the House last week. This is a shame and a waste and the slowdown effects Revere in a big way. We have two major facilities dependent upon expanded gambling. Hundreds of jobs and potentially millions in tax...

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Arrest Report 04-21-2010

April 21, 2010
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Monday, April 12 Jordi DeJesus, 17, of East Boston, was arrested on five warrants. Shawn Lynch, 49, of 350 Blvd., was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (chair), malicious destruction of property over $250 and civil rights violation resulting in bodily injury. John Mellone, 29, of Somerville, was charged with resisting...

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Obituaries 04-21-2010

April 21, 2010
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Mario DiGregorio Retired Regional Sales Representative for US Plywood Mario J. DiGregorio, a 49 year resident of Lynnfield, formerly of East Boston, died on April 12 at Hope Hospice of Cape Coral, Florida following a brief illness. He was 82 years old. Born and raised in East Boston, he was a graduate of East...

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Corey Abrams vilified in anti-semitic attack

April 19, 2010
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The anti-semetic attack against Corey Abrams is being investigated by the AG and others. The site has been removed from the Internet. Abrams has sluffed it off but the attack itself was a serious civil rights violation that no one running for public office should be forced to suffer.

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A going (and going) concern – Clinic celebrates nearly 600 births; gala upcoming

April 15, 2010
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A going (and going) concern – Clinic celebrates nearly 600 births; gala upcoming

Less than a week ago, little David celebrated his first birthday. There were balloons and smiles and a cake too, but it was a birthday whose candles were nearly blown out before they were even lit. That’s because David’s mother, Jesse, feeling overwhelmed and stressed early in her pregnancy, had decided to abort him....

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Russo makes history, wins state championship

April 15, 2010
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Russo makes history, wins state championship

For the Dello Russo family, even a trip to Revere Beach can turn into an engaging marine biology discussion. So, it was no surprise when their son, John Jr., took his History Fair project to a new level of achievement – that being the State Champion level. He’s the first middle school student in...

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When it comes to middle schools, location is the dominant theme

April 15, 2010
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Moving on to middle school isn’t something that traditionally has required good fortune and luck, but this year – again – assignment to the district’s three middle schools will be determined by a lottery. Last Friday, the district announced that they would need a several lotteries to even out student assignment to the Susan...

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RHS baseball team opens season tomorrow

April 15, 2010
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After an unusually lengthy pre season, the Revere High baseball team will open its 2010 season tomorrow (Thursday) afternoon, hosting Salem at 4:00. “We’re as ready as we’re going to be,” said RHS head coach Joe Ranno, who scheduled a heavy series of pre season scrimmages in order to have his troops ready for...

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Softball team gets season underway

April 15, 2010
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Although the RHS softball tram dropped its two contests last week to open the season, first year head coach Joe Cicarrello said he saw a lot of good things in the two games. “We have a lot of things to work on to be sure,” said Ciccarello. “There especially are some fundamentals that we...

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RHS boys track team competes against Danvers

April 15, 2010
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The Revere High boys track team took on Danvers in their season opening meet last week. Souhil Arariche was the top point scorer for Coach Jack Mosko’s Patriots. Souhil took first in the triple jump with a hop, skip, and jump of 35-10 and second in the 100 dash in 12.0 for eight points...

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