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Revere Schools Stick to Regs on Head Lice
Head lice has never been an enticing topic within the schools, but more and more parents around the country are growing concerned as new policies recommended by the Center for Disease Control has spread across the country.
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A Future Santa Claus
Little Brayden Mom took a cautious approach to Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus at City Hall on Thursday night.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Chelsea police investigating death of Revere woman, 40, as a homicide, officials say
A Revere woman found suffering from serious injuries this morning on Broadway in Chelsea has died, and authorities are seeking the public's help in identifying her assailant, officials said.
Commission demands new vote by Revere residents on revised Suffolk Downs casino plan
The state gambling commission today said it wants Revere to hold another citywide referendum before the licensing board decides whether the Revere-only Suffolk Downs plan can remain in the competition for the sole Eastern Massachusetts casino license.
Report Raises Questions About Mass. Mental Health System
The Massachusetts mental health community gathers Tuesday for the second annual symposium on the safety of the state's mental health workers - an event organized in response to the 2011 murder of counselor Stephanie Moulton by a client in the Revere group home where she worked.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Local officials endorse Revere casino proposal
Area leaders, from left, Revere Mayor Daniel Rizzo, Lynn Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy, Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll, Saugus Town Manager Scott Crabtree and Chelsea City Manager Jay Ash, stand beside a rendering of a proposed casino development by Mohegan Sun in Revere, during a news conference in Lynn, Mass., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
Gambling panel to rule on Revere casino plan
A group showed support Sunday for Suffolk Downs' plan to locate its casino solely in Revere after East Boston rejected it.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Projected population changes are all over the map
A UMass-Amherst Donahue Institute study of population trends released last week in Massachusetts projects that Central Massachusetts - which in their analysis includes most, but not all, of Worcester County - will see an increase in population of 6.9 percent by 2030.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Revere's ace in the hole
Revere Mayor Daniel Rizzo, in a letter to the state Gaming Commission making his case to host a Mohegan Sun casino without setting foot in Boston, said he negotiated a host-community agreement with Suffolk Downs from the very beginning so Revere could go it alone if necessary.
A place to renew patriotism [A Texan Discovers New England]
My wife and I had the opportunity to do that recently when we visited our daughter, who is working on a film project there for a couple of months.
Candidates vying to replace Ed Markey joust in debate
But the mere fact that Katherine M. Clark and Frank J. Addivinola Jr. were on a debate stage together provided the biggest sparks Friday, when the candidates hoping to replace Edward J. Markey met for their only televised debate, four days before the election.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Feelings, nothing more than feelings: Expert panel urges feds to measure Americans' happiness
A smiley face balloon floats over Revere Beach in Revere, Mass. as beachgoers head for the water on Sunday, July 16, 2006.
Experts urge feds to measure, pursue our happiness
They recommend that federal statistics and surveys include a few extra questions on happiness.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Car Rental Surcharge Receipts Show Drop
Quarterly payments to the City for the all-important car rental surcharge have sagged tremendously during the first quarter of the fiscal year - leading some to believe that the biggest rental company in the city, Thrifty, is no longer paying into the fund.
Coming to Town: Santa Claus Arrives in Revere on Thursday by Helicopter
Aided by a local tour company, Santa will drop into Harry Dello Russo Stadium on Thursday by helicopter where Mayor Dan Rizzo will warmly greet him.
Revere Wins: Council Urged to Vote for Casino
As we have mentioned countless times before, if a Revere-only casino is approved, our city will be changed dramatically.
Adrian WalkerPlaying games with the vote
Half the prominent lobbyists in town had descended on the center, the site of a meeting of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Salem man charged with sexually assaulting intellectually disabled people
A 64-year-old Salem man is facing charges that he sexually assaulted two intellectually disabled people he drove as part of his employment with a private transportation company, authorities said.
Senator Tarr Visits Wenham on Tuesday
There is a chance of some fog early and then a light north wind through the day.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Revere OKs Mohegan casino bid
Suffolk Downs' last-minute plan to build a Mohegan Sun casino in Revere goes before the state Gaming Commission today with the rousing endorsement of Revere city councilors, who were promised a glittering resort that has "that Revere Beach feeling."