Author: Journal Staff

News Briefs

Ward 4 Community Meetings Councilor Patrick Keefe is pleased to announce continued ward 4 Community Meetings. Our committee is focused on continuing to bring city hall to the residents and have their concerns heard, As always direct communication and collaboration…

Police Briefs 12-05-2018

MAN SHOT IN FERNWOOD HOME Revere Police are investigating an incident on Fernwood Avenue where a man was shot with a firearm on Nov. 28. Around 10:40 p.m., several units responded to a call for a man who had been…

Letters to the Editor

THANK YOU TO CITY COUNCIL FOR SUFFOLK DOWNS VOTE Dear editor: Thank you to the City Council for taking steps to strengthen Revere’s future by moving forward with the transformative development project at Suffolk Downs. Your vision will bear fruit…

Enjoy the Holidays — Safely

With the Christmas season in full swing, there will be the usual office, family, and neighborhood parties for all of us to partake and enjoy. By no means do we wish to cast negative thoughts or to be party-Scrooges, but…

Enjoy the Holiday Season

This is a wonderful time of the year, to paraphrase the song, with holiday music playing in the malls and on our car radios, resurrecting our earliest childhood memories — even for the younger set — of Christmases-past. We choose…

Sports 12-05-2018

NEC all-star recognition for RHS football players Post-season accolades were accorded to eight members of the Revere High football team, which compiled a sterling, overall record  of 7-4 and finished in second place in the Central Division of the Northeastern…

Obituaries 12-05-2018

Louis Vazza Owner of Vazza Funeral Homes Louis R. Vazza of East Boston and Naples, Fla., passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, Nov. 29. He was in his 86th year. A U.S. Coast Guard veteran of the…

News Briefs

Holiday entertainment this month There’s a lot going on in Revere this holiday season, here’s a sampling of just a few events in the coming week:   The Annual Robert A. Marra Memorial Sounds of Christmas Concert Sunday, Dec. 2,…

The Good Diner Thanksgiving

With a generous heart of contentment, Saber Abougalala stood peacefully outside the frosted glass door of his Broadway diner on the sunny, 17° Thanksgiving morning. The Good Diner owner had been cooking turkey dinners for First Congregational Church parishioners since…

NARFE to Hold Holiday Party December 5

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) North Shore Chapter 479 invites active and retired Federal employees to its Holiday Party Wednesday December 5, from 12 Noon to 3 p.m.  at Angelica’s Restaurant and Functions, 49 South Main St. Middleton.   Cost is…

Police Briefs 11-28-2018

TWO MEN ARRESTED IN BOSTON AFTER UNDERCOVER OPERATION HERE As a result of a two-month long undercover narcotics operation by members of the Revere Police Department Narcotics/Gang Unit, members of the Winthrop Police Department, and the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department…

Climate Change is Happening Now

The report released last Friday by 13 U.S. government agencies concurring in an assessment that the effects of climate change will result in a 10 percent decline in the U.S. gross national product and the loss of $1 trillion in…

Sports 11-28-2018

RHS football defeats Winthrop for third straight holiday win   The 2018 Revere High football team joined the ranks of only three other grid teams in Patriot football history with an 18-6 triumph over Winthrop on a bitterly cold Thanksgiving…

Obituaries 11-28-2018

Mary Palmariello Feb. 28, 1925 — Nov. 29, 2018 Mary P. Palmariello of Manchester, N.H., formerly of Boxford and Revere, passed away peacefully on Nov. 20. She was 93 years old. The loving mother of Roger Palmariello and his wife,…