Month: April 2021

RPS Poised for a Great Fiscal Year

At the Revere Public School Committee Ways and Means meeting last week Superintendent Dr. Dianne Kelly reported that RPS has kicked off its lengthy budget process and funding for next year looks better than it has in decades. “This coming…

News Briefs

City-Wide Water Flushing to Begin in May The City of Revere, Water, Sewer & Drain division will be conducting a city-wide water system flushing beginning May 2021 Please carefully read the details below: •       Flushing will occur nightly between the…

Council Considers Residential Selling of Foods

The City Council will further discuss at a subcommittee meeting Councilor-at-Large George Rotondo’s proposal to investigate the feasibility of having cottage food operations in Revere. Rotondo proposed the motion at the April 5 Council meeting. It would basically allow residents…

Vehicle Inspections Expected to Resume

Motor vehicle inspections at local stations are expected to resume. Tommy DiGregorio, long-time owner of Broadway Motors, said he called state officials and they informed him that the state’s vehicle inspection computer system would be back online this week. RMV…

Monique Nguyen Honored as Immigrant Hero

Special to the Journal Revere resident Monique Nguyen along with Massachusetts residents Abdulkader Hayani and Niall Lennon were honored last night, Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at The Immigrant Learning Center Immigrant Heroes Award Benefit. The event paid tribute to the tremendous achievements of three honorees and…

RH Sports Roundup

RHS Hockey Team Wraps Up Season The Revere High hockey team wrapped-up its pandemic-shortened season this past week. The so-called Winter II season already had been reduced to an eight-game schedule with playoffs, but a COVID-19 quarantine resulted in the Patriots…

Obituaries 04-14-2021

James Ackerman He Will Be Remembered for His Kindness, Humor and Intelligence A Funeral Mass was celebrated on April 12 in the Immaculate Conception Church for James A. “Jimmy” Ackerman, 68, who died peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, April…