Author: Journal Staff

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…

News Briefs

REBUILDING COSTA PARK THOUGH REPUBLIC SERVICES’ CHARITABLE FOUNDATION The newly established Republic Services Charitable Foundation announced The Neighborhood Developers and The City of Revere as recipients of its first-ever company-wide charitable giving program called National Neighborhood Promise™. “Costa Park is…

Police Briefs 12-26-2018

ARREST Report MONDAY, DEC.  17 Mark V. Leto, 56, of 208 Winthrop Ave., was arrested on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of liquor (2nd offense), negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and wanton destruction of…

Sports 12-26-2018

ON FIRE Revere High girls basketball team nets back-to-back victories The Revere High girls basketball team broke into the win column in a big way, defeating Northeastern Conference rivals Malden and Somerville this past week. In the home opener for…

Obituaries 12-26-2018

Natasha Nicole Mejia-Rivera With her sister in heaven Natasha Nicole Mejia-Rivera of Revere was called to be with her sister in heaven on Dec. 12. She was the loving daughter of Rosibel Rivera and Edgar Mejia of Revere; adoring granddaughter…