Month: April 2017

Obituaries 04-12-2017

Florence Emily Bravos Retired hairdresser Florence Emily (Castella) Bravos, a resident of Revere for 67 years, passed away Monday morning, April 10 at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.  She was 101 years old. Born in Chelsea, the daughter of the…

Torretta’s Bakery Celebrates 25 Years

By Cary Shuman Torretta’s Bakery, a landmark business in Beachmont, celebrated its 25th anniversary Sunday in an impressive ceremony that also paid tribute to the life of its founder, Salvatore Torretta. Mayor Brian Arrigo, City Councillors Joanne McKenna, Ira Novoselsky,…

News Briefs

RUNNER’S CLUB TO START IN APRIL Revere Runner’s Club will be holding “See Revere, Run Revere”. The first meeting will be at Harry Della Russo Stadium beginning on Friday April 7, at 6 a.m. For more information please visit www.facebook.com/KeefeForRevere…

Police Briefs 04-05-2017

Revere Police warn crack usage on the rise, make major bust on The Ave By Seth Daniel Acting on good police work and keen observation, Revere Police detailed the arrest of four suspects accused of dealing crack cocaine in the…

Letter to the Editor

Clarification Dear Editor: I am writing on behalf of Federal Realty Investment Trust, the developer of Assembly Row. We had noted that in your March 31 piece, “It Was Bound To Happen,” the claim is made that “the development of…

Sports 04-05-2017

RhS sports Roundup RHS baseball team hoping to open season “Rain, rain, — and cold, wind, and snow — go away…” has been the common refrain of coaches and athletes thus far in the spring sports season of 2017. For the…

Obituaries 04-05-2017

Joan Canniff Lifelong Beachmont resident Joan (McGuiggan) Canniff of Revere died, surrounded by family, on April 1. Joan was a retired telephone switchboard operator for AT&T, a member of Our Lady of Lord’s Parish for over 50 years and a…