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Question 3 – More will be said than done

October 21, 2010
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The State sales tax has risen to 6.25%. A ballot measure to cut the sales tax to 3% has generated an enormous response from residents across the commonwealth. Democrats and Republicans alike share the belief that the sales tax should be cut. By how much and when is the question. If the sales tax...

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Foreclosures – Many homeowners are facing a harsh reality

October 21, 2010
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Not even the most liberal among us believe that those who cannot pay their mortgages should have the government make the payments for them or to defer the inevitable by putting off a foreclosure. The real estate bust was caused by wild speculation and irresponsibility all around. All of us who own homes or...

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Arrest Report 10-21-2010

October 21, 2010
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Monday, October 11 Jose Lara of 40 Rockway Street, Lynn, was arrested and charged with possession of a dangerous weapon (Brass knuckles). Jose Roberto Santos of 165 Marion Street, East Boston, was arrested and charged with indecent exposure. Tuesday, October 12 Edgar Colon of 45 Chelsea Street, East Boston, was arrested on several outstanding...

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Obituaries 10-21-2010

October 21, 2010
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Irene Gordon Of Lynn, formerly of East Boston Irene Gordon of Lynn, formerly of East Boston, died on October 18. She was the beloved mother of Michele Gordon and Frankie "Fatty" Casaletto, both of East Boston; cherished grandmother of Cynthia Cintron, Natalie Pabon, Maya Ortiz and Juel Prince, all of East Boston. The family...

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Renewing rivalries

October 14, 2010
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Three weeks into the season and things are certainly heating up in the EBMHL. Rivalrys have emerged and the competition has become quite fierce. In game 1, Bill Ashes took on the East Boston Yacht Club. Anchored by many key saves from goaltender Chris Grossmann, the EBYC prevailed 11-6. Once again the EBYC attack...

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Unlimited effort and heart

October 14, 2010
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The East Boston Jets Unlimited Team lost another tough one at the hands of The Waltham Devil Dogs. We put up a great fight once again, but a couple of fumbles and a few missed blocks and tackles made the tide turn against us. We are very proud of our boys, as their abilities...

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Jets win another GBL title

October 14, 2010
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The Jets took the field Sunday morning in Eastie with something to prove to themselves, their coaches and fans, they were either going to leave the field 2 time GBL champs and a 1st place seed into the play-offs or settle for second place and still squeak into the play-offs. Knowing these boys for...

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Obituaries 10-14-2010

October 14, 2010
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Robert Scaramozza Lifelong East Boston resident Robert A. “Rob” Scaramozza, a life long resident of East Boston, died on October 6 after a long and courageous battle with Kidney Disease. He was 50 years old. An employee of the National Fire Protection Association of Quincy, he was the loving son of the late Guido...

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Lucky 7: League expands in Season 2

October 6, 2010
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Another week in the books for the EBMHL, and once again Porrazzo Rink saw nothing short of fantastic hockey. Last season, the EBMHL carried 6 teams. Due to an overwhelming response from hockey players all over the Boston area Commissioner Ron Moore and Co-Commissioner Jeff Arinella were forced to bring in a 7th team...

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The New Library – Facility will be a source of pride for Eastie

October 6, 2010
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The construction of a new public library in East Boston within the next three years is proof that city hall cares about East Boston after all. The attempted closing of the Orient Heights Branch of the public library a few months back proved just the opposite – that city hall didn’t care about East...

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