5 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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.
22 hrs ago
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."
Cape Cod Times
Gambling plans under scrutiny
Two hearings this week involving the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe's $500 million Project First Light are just part of what is shaping up to be a busy week for the state's casino industry.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Key votes loom on Suffolk casino in Revere
A Revere casino proposal goes before that city's elected officials tonight, and the state Gaming Commission could decide as soon as tomorrow whether to let Suffolk Downs pursue its new Revere-only plan - a proposal one casino industry watcher expects to get the green light after the recent wave of casino electoral losses.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Landmark Chelsea bakery burns down
Carlos Camacho opened the bakery with his father and brother 26 years ago. He closed the shop about 9 p.m. Wednesday, and when he returned to open the bakery at 4 a.m., fire trucks from Chelsea, Everett, and Revere were outside, his building in flames.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Walsh: 'People of East Boston spoke'
Mayor-elect Martin J. Walsh said East Boston residents made their decision when they voted down a proposed Suffolk Downs casino and it will be his job to protect their interests as the racetrack tries to shift the project to Revere, where voters approved it.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Five Local Authors at Bestsellers Saturday
Richard Auffrey , a Massachusetts based food, wine, sake and spirits writer and educator, is the author of "Hand Fed Tigers," "Demons, Gods & Sake ," "The Tipsy Sensei & Others," "The Fox and the Katana ," "The Ghost of a Ninja ," and "Yurine's Pot ."
New York Daily News
Mass. trooper admits he smoked crack before crash: prosecutors
Massachusetts State Trooper Shawn D'Amato, 43, was arrested for driving while drunk and high after he admitted to emergency workers that he smoked crack just before he crashed into another trooper's car.
Mohegan Sun, Suffolk Downs join in Revere
Connecticut gambling giant Mohegan Sun has agreed to join a Suffolk Downs casino bid in Revere, filling a hole created last month when Suffolk Downs dropped Caesars Entertainment from the gambling venture.
Political season's biggest winners
The 2013 political season is winding down, and as Bostonians sit down for Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow, a few have some extra reasons to be thankful.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
All eyes on Mohegan Sun's next move as Palmer casino vote stands following recount
PALMER - Tuesday's recount for Mohegan Sun's resort casino proposal reaffirmed that the town's Nov. 5 vote defeated the prospect of a Palmer gaming resort, and now all eyes are on Mohegan to see if it jumps to Revere, to be part of a possible casino project at Suffolk Downs.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Recount confirms defeat of Palmer casino proposal
A recount has confirmed the defeat of Mohegan Sun's bid for a resort casino in the town of Palmer.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Revere mayor 'cautiously optimistic' on Suffolk-Mohegan Sun deal
The Revere mayor today said he expects progress in the talks on a potential Suffolk Downs-Mohegan Sun partnership to build a resort-casino at the struggling racetrack.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Gambling foes ride wave of momentum
"Sal obviously has a role, but we've got a number of ideas that we put on the table to create jobs and to generate revenue.
Apartment units announced for Revere Beach as part of new Waterfront Square plan
Real Estate Capital Partners of New York City is teaming with Covington Realty Partners LLC of Chicago to develop The Vanguard at Waterfront Square, a 194-unit rental apartment community on the waterfront in Revere, MA, just 5.5 miles northeast of downtown Boston.