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Looking at the Veterans Day Committe

The Revere Veterans Committee was established to conduct a Veterans’ Day ceremony for the City of Revere on behalf of the Veterans of Revere.  In 2003 we conducted the first, in many years, Veterans Day services and dinner for the Veterans of Revere and the Chelsea Soldiers Home at the VFW in Beachmont.  We completed our mission by conducting barbeques on July 4th, on Labor Day, on Columbus Day and during the summer concerts on the Legion Lawn at the American Legion on Broadway. The Committee was put together with the total co-operation of Councillor Ira Novoselsky, my Co-Chairman.  It was his ideas to get me involved in helping the Veterans of Revere and re-establish a Veterans Day Program in ...
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Letters to the Editor

Investigating the Wynn Resort  Dear Commissioner McHugh: This letter addresses several troubling questions that the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (the “Commission”) must now confront in light of the recent Wall Street Journal report that the Internal Revenue Service (the “IRS”) Criminal Investigation Division, the Drug Enforcement Administration (the “DEA”) and United States Attorneys Offices in Las Vegas and New York are investigating Wynn Resorts Ltd., the parent company of Wynn MA, LLC (“Wynn”), the licensee to operate a category 1 gaming establishment in Region A, for money laundering violations. As described more completely below, the inescapable conclusion from these recent developments is that a violation of the Expanded Gaming Act has occurred: either (i) by Wynn’s concealment of this federal criminal ...
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Sports 12-03-2014

Patriots play valiantly in Thanksgiving finale A heavily-underdog Revere High football team turned in one of the most valiant effort ever displayed by a Patriot squad on Thanksgiving Day, but two key plays — both on special teams — proved crucial in a 14-6 loss to Winthrop at a chilly Miller Field. Revere had been hoping to turn the tables on Winthrop similar to what the Patriots had accomplished last year when they defeated Winthrop on Turkey Day after dropping their first encounter earlier in the season. Winthrop prevailed by a score of 21-0 when the teams first met at the end of September this season, but two mistakes prevented Revere from duplicating their 2013 feat. Those miscues led to ...
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Even with no casino, Revere focuses on new uses for old racetracks

Sunday GlobeNorth Story By Kathy McCabe GLOBE STAFF NOVEMBER 30, 2014     photo by: DAVID L. RYAN/GLOBE STAFF/FILE 2013      “We’re going to figure out the best solution for these properties,” Richard Fields, a principal owner of the city’s two closed racetracks, told members of a recent economic summit in Revere. REVERE — […]
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Shop Small “Small Business Saturday” November 29th

Shop Small on Saturday Mayor Rizzo is once again partnering with the Revere Chamber of Commerce to promote “Small Business Saturday” on November 29. Small Business Saturday was founded in 2010 by American Express to help local businesses gain more customers and now, that program has turned into a powerful movement that drives shoppers to […]
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Waterfront Square Development Team Featured at “2014 Revere Economic Development Summit”

 Story by: Eurovest, Arrowstreet, Covington Realty Partners, and Upton + Partners share their success at Waterfront Square Eurovest Development Inc. (Eurovest), a leading real estate development firm in the Greater Boston area, opened the “2014 Revere Economic Development Summit” today regarding the ongoing progress of theirWaterfront Square project. The $500 million, 1.3 million square-foot, […]
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