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The Best Photo of Monday's Tornado

Revere resident Doreen DiRienzo took the photo of her life as she was driving home from East Boston on Monday.
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Obituary: Josephine Hull

Hull, Josephine (Olivieri) In Orient Heights, East Boston, July 26, 2014. Beloved wife of 65 years to the late Harry Hull. Devoted mother of Ronald W. Hull of East Boston. Dear sister of Marie Massucco of Saugus and the late Grace Allescia, Jennie Abate and Carmellina O'Malley. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral Services in the Magrath Funeral Home, 325 Chelsea St. [at Day Sq] EAST BOSTON Tuesday at Noon. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Tuesday morning 10 -12. Interment St. Michael Cemetery. Longtime waitress and hostess at the Harvard Faculty Club and Jimmy's Harborside Restaurant. Indoor parking and entrance to funeral home available from 340 Bremen St. MagrathFuneralHome.com
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Obituary: Nancy Spaulding

SPAULDING, Nancy Of Peabody formerly of Everett unexpectedly on July 22 at the age of 53. Devoted mother of Jacqelyn Whelan of Peabody. Loving daughter of Carol and the late Frank Spaulding. Also survived by her beloved brother and sister, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and cherished friends. Family and friends will honor Nancy's life by gathering Saturday, Aug. 2 from 1-4 in the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home, 971 Saratoga St. (Orient Heights), EAST BOSTON, so family and friends can share stories of remembrance as they celebrate the life of a very special person. In honoring Nancy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help her daughter Jacqelyn by going to www.gofundme.com. Funeral home is handicapped accessible. ...
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Walsh Opens Rehabbed LoPresti Park

Mayor Martin Walsh joined the community Tuesday afternoon to cut the ribbon on the newly completed rehabilitation to LoPresti Park. The long awaited rehab to the park included the installation of artificial turf field that is part of grant from U.S. Soccer Foundation. The parks basketball courts, play areas and entrance will also be replaced and upgraded by 2015. “When I was first elected Representative Anthony Petruccelli, City Councilor Sal LaMattina, Representative Carlo Basile and I got together and talked about the importance things that needed to be worked on and renovated in this community and this park is part of moving forward together,” said Walsh. “I want to thank the friends of LoPresti Park for their work because this ...
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Enjoying the Sand Sculpting Festival

East Boston travelled last weekend as several East Bostonians made the trek to Revere Beach to check out the Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival. Here, a group of Eastie residents gathered last Friday to take in Joe Cheffro’s band on the main stage. Pictured are Debbie Millerick, Ellen Correale, Marie Cheffro, Ray Correale and Linda Donahue.
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Local Officials Ponder: Mohegan Sun Agreement

With East Boston set to receive $18 million a year and another $30 million over 10 years for capital projects under the recently signed surrounding community agreement between Mohegan Sun and the City of Boston, the neighborhood’s elected officials are reacting to the agreement this week. “This was a difficult decision, but I have a responsibility as the Mayor of Boston to protect the best interests of our City, and of those in the neighborhood most impacted by this proposal,” said Mayor Martin Walsh. “Mohegan Sun has engaged fully with our team and with this City, with a clear intent to be a good neighbor to our community. I appreciate their willingness to come to the table and work together ...
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Police Searching for Missing East Boston Man

Boston Police are searching for a man family members say went missing several days ago in East Boston.
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Obituary: Mario S. Orlando

ORLANDO, Mario S. Of Peabody formerly of East Boston passed away on July 15. Funeral on Monday July 21 visiting on Sunday 2-6. Complete notice in Saturdays edition for more info please visit www.ruggieromh.com Ruggiero Family Memorial HomeEast Boston 617-569-0990
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Obituary: Sebastiana Ursino

URSINO, Sebastiana (Vaccaro) Of Waltham, formerly of Augusta, Sicily, Italy on July 15th, at the age of 87. Devoted wife of the late Salvatore. Devoted mother of Joseph Ursino and his wife Theresa of Walpole, Lillian DeSantis and her husband Antonio of Walpole, Frances Daniele and her husband Ferdinando of Revere, Matthew Ursino of Waltham and Laura Williams and her husband Michael of Mansfield. Dear sister of Domenica, Giuseppe and Rita Vaccaro and the late Maria Vaccaro. Cherished grandmother of 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Also survived by her many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral mass in celebration of Sebastiana's life will be held on Saturday, July 19th at 11AM in St. Joseph - St. Lazarus Church, Ashley St., East ...
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East Boston Man Drowns at Lake Winnipesaukee

A lifeguard found the 27-year-old man, according to New Hampshire State Police.
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Obituary: Nancy I. Manganaro

MANGANARO, Nancy I.(Firicano) Of East Boston on July 12. Funeral services and Visitation on Friday July 18 starting at 9AM. Complete notice in Wednesday edition for more info www.ruggieromh.com Ruggiero Family Memorial HomeEast Boston 617-569-0990
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