Month: January 2019

News Briefs

CAPIC FUEL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM The following information is for the Capic Fuel Assistance Program located at 100 Everett Ave, Unit 14, Chelsea, 617-884-6130. Massachusetts residents in Winthrop, Revere, Chelsea are eligible for fuel assistance through CAPIC: Program operates through April…

Police Briefs 01-09-2019

Police News EAST BOSTON MAN TAKES OUT BUILDINGS An East Boston man was taken to the hospital on Dec. 29 after taking out two buildings, four cars and a lot of peace of mind. Around 2:15 a.m., the man was…

Sports 01-09-2019

RhS sports Roundup RHS boys defeat Chelsea in overtime The Revere High boys basketball avenged a loss two weeks previously to archival Chelsea with a scintillating 49-45 overtime victory last Wednesday at a rocking’ and rollin’ Roland Merullo Fieldhouse. The…

Obituaries 01-09-2019

Attorney James Page Retired U.S. Treasury Dept. area manager, served on Revere School Committee from 1980 – 1982 Attorney James F. Page, Sr. died on Thursday, January 3 at the Chelsea Soldiers’ Home following a nine-year battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.…

Revere 2018 Year in Review

January Jake the Turkey Jake the Turkey welcomed in 2018 at one of his favorite intersections –  Broadway, Park and Central. He stopped traffic, he posed for pictures, raised some blood pressure, but mainly he made people of all ages…

Police Briefs 01-02-2019

SECOND OUI, INTO FENCE A Winthrop Avenue man was arrested on Dec. 17 for allegedly driving into a fence while intoxicated. Police were called to the scene on Winthrop Avenue after a motor vehicle accident was reported. There, they found…

Sports 01-02-2019

RhS sports Roundup Cheever scores 20 for RHS girls basketball The Revere High girls basketball team engaged in a hard-fought contest with unbeaten Fontbonne Academy, but came up just short, falling by a score of 48-43 in a contest played…

Obituaries 01-02-2019

Mario DiBacco, Jr. Musician and GE retiree Mario R. DiBacco, Jr. of Winthrop, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 25, at Mass General Hospital in Boston after a brief illness. He was 77 years old. Born in Boston, the son of the…