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By adamg - 9/22/21 - 5:14 pm

Yesterday, Revere Mayor Brian Arrigo declared the Boston Public Health Commission a pack of disorganized buffoons trying to foist Boston's Methadone Mile problems on his fair city by sticking some Mass-and-Cass people in a currently unused Quality Inn there - with no prior notice to him.

Today, acting Boston Mayor Kim Janey says Arrigo knew about the plans: Read more.

By adamg - 9/7/21 - 12:18 am
Killer, the trooper who helped save him and the pole he was chained to.

Dog trooper who helped find his alleged failed killer and the pole he was chained to. Photos by State Police.

State Police report arresting a man they say decided he could no longer keep his dog, but rather than go to a shelter, chained the dog to "an exposed steel rod at the edge of a beach, with a large rock attached to the chain to prevent the dog from escaping, and then walked away, leaving the dog to the mercy of the next high tide." Read more.

By adamg - 8/25/21 - 8:52 am

Fiore's Market on Revere Street, which specializes in meat, announced yesterday: Read more.

By adamg - 8/19/21 - 1:06 pm
Car in Cheesecake Brook in Newton

Photo by Newton FD.

The Newton Fire Department reports the normally quiet Cheesecake Brook, which runs alongside Albemarle Field, turned into a torrent in the rains this afternoon, swallowing an unoccupied car.

Separately, the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for Revere, Lynn and surrounding areas - sparking phones across Suffolk County to ping, even phones as far south as Roslindale, where at the time, there was no rain, no wind and bright sun trying to break through the haze.

By adamg - 8/14/21 - 9:07 am

A financing company that had a lien on a Revere resident's car is suing Revere because it let a local tow firm sell it off after police seized it without ever notifying the company - a practice a federal judge told the city a year ago was unconstitutional. Read more.

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By adamg - 7/28/21 - 9:33 am

Today is the anniversary of the 2014 Revere tornado, the first recorded in modern history in Suffolk County and the source of this classic Boston news report: Read more.

By adamg - 7/27/21 - 5:44 pm

The CDC is out with updated Covid-19 recommendations that call for "fully vaccinated people to wear a mask in public indoor settings in areas of substantial or high transmission" because of the risk posed by the Covid-19 delta variant. Suffolk County is an area of "substantial" transmission, the government says. Read more.

By adamg - 7/26/21 - 10:37 am

WCVB reports. If she's confirmed, Gov. Baker will get to pick the next Suffolk County DA.

By adamg - 7/13/21 - 9:56 pm
Dressed up like old time bathers at Revere Beach

BD Riccio captured a trio of Revere Parks and Rec workers today helping to celebrate Revere Beach's 125th anniversary as the nation's first public beach.

By adamg - 6/30/21 - 9:38 pm
Rainbow over the water in Revere

Never mind a double rainbow, Cat Queen saw a triple rainbow over the water from Revere this afternoon.

More rainbow shots: Read more.

By adamg - 6/26/21 - 9:12 pm
Plover with eggs on Revere Beach

Adam Balsam reports that on a trip to Revere Beach today, he got lucky and was able to spot a nesting pair of piping plovers. Read more.

By adamg - 6/19/21 - 3:49 pm
Lots of Necco wafers

Nap Citizen reports the Revere Market Basket has plentiful stocks of the traditional New England flavored chalk today.

By adamg - 4/11/21 - 11:14 am
Fish gargoyles at Revere Beach

But until then, these two fish will have to keep watching people eating roast-beef sandwiches and fries on one of the pavilions at Revere Beach.

By adamg - 4/8/21 - 6:39 pm
Seagull with a bagel

A seagull tried to figure out how to down half a bagel at Revere Beach this afternoon.

By adamg - 3/27/21 - 2:34 pm
Sunrise on Revere Beach

Matt Frank isn't usually up at the crack of dawn, but he was this morning and headed over to Revere Beach for some photos.

By adamg - 2/5/21 - 9:01 pm

WBZ reports the snor'easter washed zillions of clams up onto Revere Beach, providing an all-you-can-eat buffet for area gulls. The station cautions the clams are not good eatin' for people, though - they might be contaminated.

By sfpd5812 - 1/17/21 - 1:55 pm

This goes back to the early to mid eighty's.
At the bottom of Revere Beach where rte 145 turns towards winthrop.
there is a rotary. At the time I believe it was under MDC territory.
In the center of that rotory was a rowboat filled with flowers.
can anyone find a photo of it? I have been unsucessful.

By adamg - 12/8/20 - 8:54 am

WCVB reports a fire on Thornton Street in Revere early this morning killed one person - and that a young girl had to jump to safety.

By adamg - 11/17/20 - 9:32 am

The Suffolk County District Attorney's office announced today it's seeking court orders to vacate some 108 drug convictions that involved evidence certified as illegal drugs by Annie Dookhan, a chemist at the state labs in Jamaica Plain convicted in 2013 of just making stuff up. Read more.

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