Month: February 2019

CAPIC Seeks Nominee

Community Action Programs Inter-City, Inc. (CAPIC) is seeking a nominee for the Revere Limited Income Sector on the Board of Directors. The successful nominee will be a Revere resident, at least 18 years of age and be committed to represent…

News Briefs

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CALENDAR OF EVENTS The Chelsea Black Community (CBC) kicked off Black History Month in Chelsea last week and has an ambitious schedule of events for the remainder of February. •Monday, Feb. 18 – City Council Cook-Off Community…

School Updates

HOOKS/SOKOLOWSKI UPDATES •Parents and Staff enjoyed an evening of Zumba with Instructor and School Committeewoman Jeanette Velez. Healthy Chelsea also joined with delicious snacks and child care. Thank you all for participating. BERKOWITZ SCHOOL •The Berkowitz School held their annual Family Movie…

Police Briefs 02-14-2019

SHOTS FIRED MONDAY On Feb. 11, at 9:01 p.m., officers responded to the era of 111 Bellingham St. for a report of shots fired. Sources indicated that seven shots were registered on the ShotSpotter system. There were no reported injuries, but…

Green New Deal Is a Good Deal

The growing movement for the federal government to take the lead in effecting policies that will negate the effects of both economic inequality and climate change has been incorporated into what is being referred to as the Green New Deal.…

Job Fair for Encore

One of the largest job fairs for a single company will be happening over the next few months and local residents are encouraged to apply for a position.  Encore, Boston Harbor, is seeking to hire 5,000 people to staff the…

Guest Op-ed EPA – Do Your Job

By Jack Clarke  Among the hundreds of thousands of federal employees furloughed during the record-setting partial government shutdown, were those responsible for tracking pollution, safety hazards, and other threats to the American people’s health, safety, and welfare.  EPA was missing…

Obituaries 02-14-2019

Robert Donald Bellomo Past President and 50 year member of the 5-2 Club in Chelsea Robert Donald Bello, a lifelong resident of Chelsea, entered into eternal rest on Monday afternoon, Feb. 11 at his home in the comfort of his…