Author: Journal Staff

Police News 01-23-2020

TRACTOR TRAILER OVERTURNS Just after 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20, Troopers from State Police-Revere responded to Route 1 northbound in the area of Route 60, for a tractor-trailer that had rolled over. Responding Troopers found the tractor-trailer on its side…

RHS Sports Roundup

RHS boys win long jump event at state relay meet The trio of Joe Llanos, Antony Arias, and Camron Ventura combined to bring home first place in the long jump at the Division 1 State Relay Meet held this past…

Obituaries 01-22-2020

Marie PacchielatStop & Shop retiree, producer of prize-winning flowers, herbs and vegetables and member of Rossetti SeniorsFamily and friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, Jan. 23, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith Home…

News Briefs

BLOOD DONATIONS NEEDED The American Red Cross has extended its urgent call for donors of all blood types to give blood or platelets. With influenza escalating across the country and preventing some donors from giving, and winter weather threatening to…

Master Plan meeting scheduled

Special to the Journal Mayor Brian Arrigo invites residents and community members to attend the final forum for the City’s master plan, Next Stop Revere, at the Rumney Marsh Academy on Tuesday, Jan. 28 beginning at 6 p.m. Attendees will…

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…