Revere

By - 7/18/12 - 2:17 pm

Bad cloud. Photo by Jayne HendryOminous cloud over Cambridge. Photo by Jayne Hendry.

UPDATE: The storm knocked out power in Salem and Saugus and NECN reports cars in flood waters on Broadway in Malden.

Around 2:05, the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for... Read more

By - 7/14/12 - 5:07 pm

Hole story at sand-carving festival

Rob Bellinger traveled to Revere Beach yesterday for the sand-carving festival, including this sandy statue of a see-through Medusa.

Copyright Rob Bellinger. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.... Read more

By - 7/13/12 - 9:42 am

A Revere woman was charged with stealing copies of some of her criminal records out of East Boston District Court this week, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Nicole DiFazi, 24, allegedly entered the clerk's office Monday and asked for copies of some of the records in her criminal file. The DA's office says:

Clerk's office staff told Boston Police that Difazi was rude

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By - 7/7/12 - 2:57 pm

Honorary Masshole

Conor Olmstead ran across this charming scene this morning involving an expensive sports car with Ohio plates at the Dunkin' Donuts on North Shore Drive just before Bell Circle in Revere. He reports:

Plenty of parking spaces. But he needs his coffee right now so he

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By - 6/28/12 - 9:37 am

The Revere Journal reports city officials were scheduled to file a criminal complaint against Everett state Rep. Steve Smith over conditions in a building the legislator owns in their city.

By - 6/20/12 - 8:26 pm
By - 6/14/12 - 2:46 pm

Leroy "Hitman" Martin, 34, of Brighton, was ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail at his arraignment on a variety of charges related to a high-chase from Revere to Cambridge that ended with him under arrest in the Kendall Square T stop.

Martin was arraigned in Chelsea District Court on charges that include unlawful possession of a firearm, improper sale of a firearm, unlicensed... Read more

By - 5/29/12 - 8:22 am

Trooper and lost boy

State Police posted this photo of Trooper Carolyn Manzi taking a lost boy back to his mom at Revere Beach yesterday.... Read more

By - 5/14/12 - 5:20 pm

A Swampscott man allegedly expressed his frustrations at a partner pulling out of a business venture by knocking him to the ground outside a Revere restaurant, kicking him and then tearing a chunk of his nose off with his teeth, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Kenneth Michaud, 41, was arraigned today on charges of mayhem, assault and battery, assault and battery with a... Read more

By - 4/19/12 - 8:30 am

The Revere Journal reports on one man's campaign against the proposed Suffolk Downs casino, which would be mostly in East Boston, but enough in Revere that that city gets to vote on allowing it as well.

By - 4/6/12 - 4:56 pm

A Medford man and his Winthrop girlfriend were arraigned today on charges of armed assault with intent to murder for a March 24 incident on the Blue Line that left a rider unconscious and with serious injuries that might have been even worse if the man had managed to get access to his knife, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

According to prosecutors, Paul... Read more

By - 4/5/12 - 5:00 pm

Up in the air.

Photographynatalia took in the Revere Spring Carnival, which runs through the 15th at the Showcase Cinemas on Rte. 60.

Copyright Photographynatalia. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 3/31/12 - 9:09 am

NECCO has sued one of its distributors, charging the company stopped paying its bills and threatened to "flood the market" with cheap knock-offs of candy hearts and wafers.

In a suit filed yesterday in US District Court, the Revere-based candy maker says it wants the $378,532.44 it claims Allied International Co. owes it in unpaid invoices, plus lots of damages.

NECCO alleges that Allied stopped... Read more

By - 3/22/12 - 4:45 pm

Some braved the water at Revere Beach.

State and Revere Police braced for trouble today on receiving intelligence that hordes of Boston high-school students were going to skip class and descend on the little seaside town and do what hordes of Boston high-school students are supposedly wont to do.

Flocks of state troopers walked up and down the sidewalk in the hot sun in their warm uniforms. State troopers on motorcycles... Read more

By - 3/9/12 - 12:06 pm

So what was state Rep Kathi Reinstein's initial reaction to the news that her colleagues will consider making Rex Trailer the official state cowboy?

"What about Fluff?" the Revere Democrat tweeted this morning.

Of course! You may recall Reinstein filed a bill in 2006 to make the Fluffernutter the official Sandwich of the Commonwealth after state Sen. Jarrett Barrios, D-Somerville-for-Christ's-sake, proposed banning... Read more

By - 1/28/12 - 9:39 am

The Herald reports a clerk magistrate at Chelsea District Court has been reassigned to another court as investigators try to figure out how three guns being held in a court evidence safe were stolen.

Two of the guns were from cases in which the trials had already ended, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. The third, however, was being held as evidence against... Read more

By - 11/25/11 - 2:23 pm

State Police report an East Boston man who's already been ordered to stay away from the wheel for the rest of his life was arrested for drunk driving Wednesday night in Revere.

Albert Diaz, 52, stunk of booze and had glassy, bloodshot eyes when a state trooper stopped him around 11 p.m. after spotting him speeding and weaving on Rte. 16 in a Hyundai, police... Read more

By - 11/15/11 - 2:25 pm

First we read about the crooked Revere cop charged with punching a blogger in the face. Now comes word a Revere woman is charged with throwing a glass of beer at comedian Steve Sweeney.

By - 11/15/11 - 7:13 am

You never know when some crooked cop will punch you in the head.

Naturally, the Herald doesn't say which blog the guy writes, but that's why God gave us Google.

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