Author: Journal Staff

Letter to the Editor

A MOMENT TO REMEMBER DOCTOR KING Dear Editor, As we remember Dr. Martin Luther King’s Holiday this year, let us strive that this hope becomes our hope. These words of Dr. King seem like they were written today. “Let us…

Revere City Council motions

The following motions were discussed at the City Council Meeting that was held on Jan. 13 in the City Council Chambers: 20-005 Motion presented by Councillor Rotondo: That the Mayor request the State or Federal government to dredge the Townline…

RHS Sports Roundup

RHS boys basketball wins pair, now 4-3 After dropping a 56-42 decision to Greater Boston League rival Somerville last Monday, the Revere High boys basketball team rebounded in fine fashion, earning a pair of victories over Peabody and Malden. In…

Guest Op-Ed

Are you a time saver or a time waster? By Melissa Martin In the days of old, consumers visited the butcher, the baker, the candlestick maker. They chatted, gossiped, and shared community news. Timeworn traditions turned into trends to save…

Police News

CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER Shortly after 8 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, a Massachusetts State Police Trooper assigned to the Department’s Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section observed a Ford F250 pickup in the area of McDonald’s on Route 1 south in…

News Briefs

MVES Seeks Healthy Aging Group Leaders Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES) is seeking Healthy Aging Program Group leader volunteers to help advance the mission of its Healthy Aging Program by assisting people with chronic medical conditions to manage their medical…

Revere 2018 Election Results

Revere voters joined voters throughout Massachusetts in supporting Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito by a wide margin in Tuesday’s election. Baker and Polito team received 8,596 votes in Revere to handily defeat Jay Gonzalez and Quentin Palfrey,…