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Revere Carjacking, Kidnapping Suspect Arrested

Police say a 32-year-old Melrose man has been charged in connection with an alleged carjacking and kidnapping that took place in Revere earlier this month.
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Obituary: William R. Faiella

FAIELLA, William R. Jr. Of Saugus formerly of Melrose. Aug 6. Husband of Kathleen S. (Mara) Faiella. Father of Nolan, Braden & Mara Faiella. Son of William R. and Linda L. (Alkins) Faiella of Melrose. Brother of Stefanie Costa and husband Derek and Laurene Overlan all of Melrose. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday at the Most Blessed Sacrament Church 1155 Main St., Wakefield at 10am. Visitation for relatives and friends at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., Melrose on Sunday from 2-6pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the William R. Faiella, Jr. Children's Fund, c/o Eastern Bank, 466 Lincoln Ave, Saugus, MA 01906. For obit/directions/guestbook,www.gatelyfh.com
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Obituary: Margaret M. Dwyer

DWYER, Margaret M. "Peg" (Lambert) Of Melrose, August 3, 2014. Beloved wife of the late John J. "Jack" Dwyer (Retired Melrose Police Officer). Loving mother of Nancy Scharn of Wakefield and Marianne Dwyer of Melrose. Sister of the late John T. Lambert. Sister-in-law of Gertrude Giovanetti of Plymouth. Grandmother of Heather Conner & her husband Robert and Coleen Scharn & her husband Greg Lopez all of TX. Great grandmother of Mathew & Michael Conner of TX. Cousin of Father Kevin A. Lynch, CSP of NY. Aunt of Beth Dorman, Ann Daley & Robert Giovanetti all of Plymouth. Dear friend of Ellen Bettencourt, Renee Lawless, Margaret Berkland, Sue Lamm as well as the Pearson & Lally Families. Funeral from the Gately ...
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Revere Police Release Photo of Carjacking Suspect

The boy was not harmed or threatened, though the men allegedly refused to allow him to leave the car.
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Obituary: Graham Christopher Smith

SMITH, Graham Christopher Of Melrose, suddenly on August 2, 2014, at the age of four months. Cherished son of Topher & Erin Smith of Melrose. Beloved grandson of Melody Williston & Charlie Cook of MI, Mark Williston of OH, and Ron & Debby Smith of NC. Adored godchild & nephew of Carson & Heidi Smith and adored nephew of Justin Williston. Special great-grandson of Nancy Baldwin, Mary B. Rhoades and Betty Lou Smith as well as great-great-grandson of Marjorie English. Loving cousin of Emerson, Ethan, Elle, Isiah & Kara. Also survived by numerous friends. A memorial service will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St., MELROSE, on Wednesday, August 6th at 11AM. Relatives & friends are ...
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Obituary: Elizabeth Huntress

HUNTRESS, Elizabeth "Betty" (Otis) In Danvers, of Melrose, August 1, 2014. Beloved wife of nearly 60 years to the late William C. Huntress Jr. Loving mother of Beverly H. Russo & her husband Randel of Ellington, CT, William C. Huntress, III of Melrose & Barbara H. Tresness & her husband Greg of Manlius, NY. Cherished grandmother of Richard Russo, Sarah Pashe, Tyler & Caroline Huntress, Colby, Tysen & Graham Tresness. Great Grandfather of Rian, Joseph, Caleb & Keegan Russo and Nathan & Julianne Pashe. Sister of James Otis of Melrose & Virginia Williams of NH. Sister-in-law of Robert Daniels of Peabody and his late wife Louise. Visitation will be held at the Gately Funeral Home, 79 West Foster St., MELROSE, ...
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Obituary: Josephine A. Melito

Melito, Josephine A. (Lewis) Of Melrose, July 31, 2014. Devoted mother of Domenic, Anthony and Michael Melito, all of Melrose. Dear sister of the late Arthur T. Lewis, Alice A. Coletta, and John A. Lewis. Grandmother of Theresa Melito of Melrose. Dear aunt of Andrea Burke and Ron Tate of Melrose and John Coletta of Lexington. Great aunt of Allison Burke of Melrose. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Former wife of the late Anthony Melito. Relatives and friends will gather in honor and remembrance of Josephine's life at the Robinson Funeral Home, 809 Main St., MELROSE, for visiting hours on Wednesday, August 6 from 8AM-11AM followed by her Funeral Service celebrated at 11AM. Interment in Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose. ...
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Melrose Man Charged With Impersonating FBI Agent

Gjerji Pelushi allegedly told people he patrolled the 2014 Boston Marathon.
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