Author: Journal Staff

Police Briefs 02-06-2019

Police  News HIT PARKED CAR IN NORTHGATE A Lynn man has been charged with allegedly driving drunk after he drove into oncoming traffic on Squire Road and then careened into the Northgate parking lot – hitting a parked car with…

Immigrants Are Our Future

It is an undeniable fact of history that all Americans other than Native Americans are descendants of immigrants. It also is undeniably true that immigrants have not always been welcome with open arms, starting most conspicuously with the Know-Nothing Party…

Sports 02-06-2019

RHS Sports Roundup RHS girls basketball goes 3-for-3, now 8-6 The Revere High girls basketball team enjoyed a highly-successful week, winning all three of its contests, starting last Monday when the Lady Patriots defeated non-league foe Triton, 42-34. Carolina Bettero…

Obituaries 02-06-2019

Ruth Margossian Always place family first Ruth (Lampert) Margossian, a lifelong resident of Revere, died on Jan. 31.  Ruth was the beloved wife of the late Bearge J. Margossian and the loving daughter of the late Harry and Catherine Lampert.…

Local Business Woman Wins Award

Local business owner Magbè Savané, president of Makomas, was honored as a finalist of the Cleary Insurance Boston Business Risk Award, recognizing her success in bringing her mother’s traditional African recipes to America through her organic tea and juice company. For…

Revere Students Earn Academic Honor

Costanza on American International College Dean’s List Matthew Costanza, of Revere, has been named to the Fall 2018 Dean’s List at American International College (AIC) in Springfield, MA. Dean’s List students are full time students who have achieved a 3.3…

Police Briefs 01-30-2019

HIT WOMAN IN MAHONEY CIRCLE A woman staying at a local hotel was seriously injured when a man allegedly driving drunk plowed over her while she was in a crosswalk on Mahoney Circle on Jan. 19. Around 7:23 p.m., the…

Thank You, Bob Deleo

It’s hard to believe that it has been 10 years since Winthrop/Revere State Rep. Bob DeLeo was elected the Speaker of the House by his colleagues. (Yes, time flies.) We wish to make note of the 10th anniversary of Speaker…

Letter to the Editor

ARE PROJECTS PROTECTED FROM RISING SEA LEVELS Dear Editor, As a person with family ties to Winthrop and many fond memories of Winthrop and Revere, it was exciting for me to read about the new life for Suffolk Downs and…

Sports 01-30-2019

RHS Sports Roundup RHS swim team tops Eastie, 90-64 The Revere High swim team celebrated Senior Night in fitting fashion with a 90-64 triumph over East Boston High last Thursday. The meet was highlighted by a number of superb performances…

Obituaries 01-30-2019

Rita Consolo Longtime director of group homes Rita (Palmer) Consolo of Revere, formerly of both Malden and Cambridge, passed away in her home on Sunday, Jan. 27 after a long illness. The daughter of the late James and Alice (Fitzpatrick)…

News Briefs

Water and Sewer Discount for Seniors Expands for 2019 Mayor Brian M. Arrigo announced an expansion in the City’s Water and Sewer Senior Discount program that begins Feb. 15. Under the new discount qualifications, eligible property owner/occupants who use 30,000…