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A Rebirth in Revere?

  Story posted at Daily Item By Cyrus Moulton – Photo/ Paula Muller REVERE — A “water square.” A pier extending from Revere Beach. A community college campus at Wonderland. Urban planning students from the Harvard Graduate School of Design presented many varied ideas for the future redevelopment of major properties in Revere. But a few […]
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Clothes Drive by Recovery Thoughts

From now until June 6 the non-profit group Recovery Thoughts will be holding a clothes drive. Spring cleaning is here so please donate what you will not be keeping to addiction programs in the community such as Facebook-based Recovery Thoughts.  Some people don’t have much and we want to make their recovery as smooth as possible. Clothes will be professionally cleaned, packed up and donated to programs in our community. Including Revere, East Boston, Winthrop, Chelsea.  Clothing drops can be found at: Marty Pino Center, East Boston from 9 am to 5 pm. Sammy’s Patio, Revere anytime from 11 am to close, please see Renee. The Boulevard Bar,  320 Revere Beach Blvd.  Saturdays after 2 pm please see Kayla or ...
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Councillors Call for Heroin Overdose Task Force

Recognizing there is an epidemic in their own backyard, two councillors have called for the formation of a Heroin Overdose Task Force. Councillors Jessica Giannino and Brian Arrigo have banded together to make the issue of opioid abuse one that isn’t ignored. Giannino said there has been a statewide increase in opioid abuse and overdoses. “We need a solution and have a plan to let police help educate the public,” she said last week. Arrigo concurred that the opioid problem exists in the city, state and nation. Gov. Charlie Baker has started a working group along with Attorney General Maura Healey. He hopes there might be funding available to help find a solution. “We can make a dent in this ...
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Winthrop Ave. Bridge Slated to be Replaced

The  MBTA and Pan-AM Railways (formerly B&M Railroad) will be replacing the bridge on Route 145/Winthrop Avenue over the railroad tracks in Stage 1 of a  larger project. Some work is being done now. On May 29 at 8 PM the bridge will close in both directions and traffic will be detoured over a 2-day weekend period. Pedestrian traffic will also be re-directed to the east bound side with temporary signalized pedestrian crossings. The affected section of the Commuter Rail will also be closed; the contractor is developing a busing plan for MBTA/Keolis review and approval. The project is a long awaited one that is touted to make huge improvements to the Bell Circle area. City Council President John Powers ...
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Revere Citywide Free Fitness Challenge May 11th & 5K Race set for June 13th

News Release by City of Revere Revere – The City of Revere and Mayor Daniel Rizzo are pleased to announce that the “Revere Citywide Free Fitness Challenge” is slated to kick-off on May 11, 2015 and will run for five weeks ending on June 10, 2015. The 5K Race which signifies the end of the […]
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Easter time always a special time at Revere Beach

Easter time at Revere Beach was always a very special time of the year for so many of us…. This year especially would be a very special time at Revere Beach in its heyday because of the historic cold and snowfall we’ve all grown so tired of. In fact although it is springtime according to […]
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