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Costa Park Revitalization

JetBlue Airways is pleased to announce that it’s teaming up with long-time partner KaBOOM! as well as with Revere Neighborhood Developers and the City of Revere to build its 11th playground this Saturday, Oct. 29 at Costa Park in Revere, Massachusetts. The playground build begins with a kickoff ceremony at 8:30 a.m. ET and the ribbon-cutting ceremony will be at 2:30 p.m.

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Wonderland Project

The MBTA and DCR have partnered with a private firm to make a variety of improvements to Wonderland Station.  The project includes a new central plaza, which is the first phase of a larger plaza that will connect future development and a pedestrian bridge leading to Revere Beach. In addition, MBTA and DCR will build an Ocean Avenue pedestrian bridge, improve a park between Ocean Avenue and Revere Beach Boulevard and construct a Revere Beach Boulevard pedestrian crossing. Read the full story at Progressive Railroading.

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Preparing for Irene

The National Weather Service issued a hurricane watch and tropical storm watch for southern New England on Friday morning. Hurricane Irene, now a Category 2 storm, is expected to bring strong winds, heavy rainfall and possible coastal flooding when it hits Massachusetts Sunday.

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The Sand Has Arrived!

Sand for the 2011 Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival has arrived on the beach!  This rich sand is brought in from Hudson, New Hampshire, and allows for the creation of tall, sheer, complex sand sculptures.

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Patriot Flag Ceremony Photos

The 911 Patriot Flag is traveling the USA, to be in all 50 States before it’s retirement this Fall.  One of its’ stops in Massachusetts was at our own Revere Beach, the Oldest Public Beach in the country, on Tuesday July 5, 2011.  Photos were provided by Jennifer Terminiello.

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4th Fireworks Around The State

On Saturday, July 16th at 9 PM fireworks are coming to Revere Beach, but if you are looking for a place to celebrate on the fourth, here is a list of fireworks displays happening around the state of Massachusetts:

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Revere Beach Featured in L.A. Times

This summer, relive those days when you were a kid at the beach building sand castles. Besides sun and vacation time, this season offers sand-sculpting festivals and contests geared to novices and pros. You wouldn’t believe what people make out of sand.

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