Monthly Archives: August 2013

First Day of School

August 28, 2013
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First Day of School

Mariah Rogers and Carolina Bettero are ready for first day of school in Beachmont. Each in their school uniforms.

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Revere Continues Work on Mitigation Agreement, Expects Signing This Week

August 28, 2013
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Revere Continues Work on Mitigation  Agreement, Expects Signing This Week

Revere continues to work on its host community agreement this week – comparing it to the Boston agreement signed on Tuesday – and is expected to hold a signing ceremony by the end of the week. As Mayor Tom Menino signed the most lucrative host community agreement to date in the state on Tuesday...

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DeConinck Arrested for Murder in Trailer Park

August 28, 2013
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DeConinck Arrested for Murder in Trailer Park

When residents of Lee’s Trailer Park saw the sirens and heard the commotion in their trailer park, they said they thought it was just another heroin overdose. Residents say they get about two or three of those per week, and fire trucks and ambulances are as common as passenger vehicles. However, neighbors quickly realized...

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Crackdown on Broadway Two Dozen in Arrests

August 28, 2013
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Crackdown on Broadway Two Dozen in Arrests

A major Revere Police and U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) investigation centering on Broadway Revere and Rt. 1 in Saugus has resulted in the arrest of 24 people for various drug offenses, further strengthening the crackdown on drugs and violence around Broadway. Three weeks ago, after a rash of troubling crimes on Broadway, police...

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Schools Will Observe Jewish, Muslim Holidays

August 28, 2013
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Addressing the growing religious diversity in the City’s public schools, administrators and School Committee members approved a school calendar for the upcoming year that observes Christian, Jewish and Muslim religious holidays for the first time in the City’s history. While the Christian Good Friday holiday has always been a day when schools were closed,...

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Summer’s Last Gasp: Enjoy the Labor Day Weekend Safely

August 28, 2013
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The forecast for the Labor Day weekend is for sunny and warm weather — a perfect combination for outdoor activity of all kinds on the official last weekend of summer. As we look back at the past three months, it seems as if it were just yesterday that we were celebrating the arrival of...

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School’s Back: So Be Careful Driving on Our Streets

August 28, 2013
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School either already has begun or will be back in session shortly in communities  all across the state — and that means motorists who have become accustomed to child-free streets during the morning commute once again must become eagle-eyed and on the lookout for children and school buses on our roadways. The start of...

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Police Briefs 08-28-2013

August 28, 2013
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MONDAY, AUGUST 19  Charles Anthony Kaplan, 19, of 166 Cooledge St., was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Katie L. Bearer, 32, of East Freetown, was arrested on two counts of shoplifting. Tricia A. Gullion, 42, of 31 Hillside Ave., was arrested on two counts of shoplifting and on an outstanding warrant. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21 ...

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Revere’s Leading Lady: Dicarlo is a Captain of Three Revere High Sports Teams

August 28, 2013
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When Logan DiCarlo begins her senior season next week for the Revere High field hockey team, she will do so as the team captain. It’s an esteemed leadership post she also holds for the varsity softball team and one she will carry on to the basketball court this winter. Just call her Captain DiCarlo...

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Obituaries 08-28-2013

August 28, 2013
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Maura DiBattista Of Revere, formerly of Ireland Maura (Kelly) DiBattista of Revere died on August 25 at the MGH after a brief illness. She was 76 years old. Born in Ireland, the daughter of the late William and Mary (Beatty) Kelly, Maura came to the United States in 1963 and was employed as a...

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