Monthly Archives: April 2013

Police Briefs 04-10-2013

April 10, 2013
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March 31, 2013  John Holland of 17 Court Street, Boston was arrested and charged with breaking & entering of a dwelling house in the daytime. Kenneth Sholes of 775 Broadway Street, Dracut was arrested and charged with attempted breaking & entering and willful & malicious destruction of personal property. April 1, 2013  A white...

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2012-2013 EBMHL Champions Lightning Express

April 10, 2013
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The 2012-2013 East Boston Men’s Hockey League Championship series concluded with Lightning Express being crowned the Champions. It was the second game of the best of three series where Lightning Express raised the Championship Cup with a 7-5 victory over the extremely hard working Milano’s Deli. A game that started out with Lightning all...

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Obituaries 04-10-2013

April 10, 2013
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Giovanni Roger Cafarelli State Street Bank Retiree Giovanni Roger Cafarelli died unexpectedly at his winter home in Seminole, Florida on April 4. He was  85 years old. Born, raised and a life long resident of Revere, he was a US Navy veteran of World War II and a local business owner for many years...

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A Tale of Two Casinos: Suffolk Downs Owners Unveil Scale Model of Proposed Site

April 4, 2013
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A Tale of Two Casinos: Suffolk Downs Owners Unveil  Scale Model of Proposed Site

Owners of Suffolk Downs unveiled its 3D model of the $1 billion Caesars Resort at Suffolk Downs last week to the media. On Monday, the East Boston Times sat down with Suffolk Downs’ COO Chip Tuttle to get a sneak peak at the model and updated renderings before it begins a tour through the...

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Wynn Official Shows Drawings for Casino Complex in Everett

April 4, 2013
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Wynn Official Shows Drawings for Casino Complex in Everett

The glamour and style of Las Vegas arrived at a transformed Edward Connolly Center on Wednesday, March 27, as a backdrop of yellow drapes and artistic lighting turned the cavernous center into a totally different place. With Frank Sinatra tunes playing in the background, Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. and Gamal Aziz, Chief Operating Officer...

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Dispute Arises over How to Show King Paintings

April 4, 2013
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The East Boston Friends of the Library (FOL) has launched a campaign to block the Boston Public Library’s efforts to split up a series of historic paintings that have hung in the Meridian Street branch for decades. The group of paintings, titled “A History of Shipping” by Frederick Leonard King was a Works Progress...

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Local Reaction to Menino Stepping Down

April 4, 2013
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The night before Mayor Thomas Menino announced he would not seek an unprecedented sixth term as Mayor of Boston, I received a phone call from Menino’s close friend and political ally, Senator Anthony Petruccelli. “I’m shocked,” he said of the impending announcement. “This is the man I credit with helping launch my political career....

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Armed Robbery Turns out to Be No Hoax Here

April 4, 2013
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What a store clerk thought was a prank by friends turned out to be a serious armed robbery Saturday afternoon. On Saturday at 2:30 p.m., police responded to 11 Bennington St. for an armed robbery. When police arrived at Pericola’s Gift Shop and Jewelry Store, they found a shaken store clerk who told officers...

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Mayor Menino Stepping Down

April 4, 2013
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The announcement last Thursday by Mayor Thomas Menino that he will not seek a sixth term puts an end to the speculation of the last six months of whether he will or will not run for reelection. The consensus among political pundits that he would have won another election underscores what we had said...

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Police Briefs 04-03-2013

April 4, 2013
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March 24, 2013 Adrian Husbands of 211 Havre Street, East Boston was arrested and charged with being a disorderly person. Joseph John Roussel of 185 London Street, East Boston was arrested and charged with being a disorderly person. Enrique Alvarez of 439 Meridian Street, East Boston was arrested and charged with being a disorderly...

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