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Waterfront Square is Moving to the Development Fast Track

Seth Daniel- Revere Journal  –   A major milestone in the Waterfront Square development on Revere Beach is about to unfold this week, and if developers have their way, the project will soon shift to warp speed. Covington Realty Partners of St. Louis will appear before the Conservation Commission today, June 5th, to discuss plans for building two apartment buildings with 194 rental units on the North Lot at Wonderland. It will be the first piece of the private development phase of the project. Up to now, only the public portion of the project has been under construction – including the new parking garage, pedestrian bridge and plaza deck. 

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Return of the Piping Plovers at Revere Beach

  Plovers are back once again at Revere Beach -Journal Staff   The lumberjacks of the West Coast have the spotted owls and the residents in Capistrano have the Flamingos. In Revere, we now have the annual return of the Piping Plovers and their expanding nesting area at Revere Beach. Every year there seems more of the Beach is fenced off and beach goers are forbidden from entering the nesting area.

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Suffolk Downs unveils model for casino complex

Posted by Laura Gomez- Boston.com Suffolk Downs unveiled the 3D model for the proposed resort casino complex yesterday, put on display in the Topsider Room of the present race tract in East Boston.   Suffolk Downs unveiled a 3-D model Wednesday of its $1 billion casino proposal. The model will be available for public viewing in April.

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Cupid Splash March 23rd at Revere Beach

  Join us on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Noon at the Curley Recreation Center in South Boston for the 3rd Annual Harpoon Helps Cupid Splash to benefit Save the Harbor / Save the Bay Because You Love Your Beach! There will also be a splash at 10:00 a.m. on Revere Beach. Register Now www.cupidsplash.com

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REVERE POLAR PLUNGE TO BENEFIT SPECIAL OLYMPICS MASSACHUSETTS

By Christina Jedra, Boston.com correspondent – Special Olympics Massachusetts hosted its annual Polar Plunge on Feb. 23 with simultaneous events at Revere and Nantasket beaches. Special Olympics Massachusetts said the plunges are the biggest fundraiser for the organization, raising almost 10 percent of its revenue. Pictured at the Revere Beach Plunge is Michael Forte, who was a costume contest favorite. Forte, a first-time plunger, said he would definitely continue to participate in the event. See more images here:   http://www.boston.com/yourtown/revere/2013/02/23/revere-polar-plunge-benefit-special-olympics-massachusetts/odHBLrIWCeYjWs15Fr6smO/story.html      

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Revere, Everett awaiting dealers’s choice – Two Cities vie for Casino -by Kathy McCabe Boston Globe staff

They are two old cities with deep roots in Italy. One is known for its crescent-shaped beach on the cold Atlantic, the other for its scrappy port on the north bank of the Mystic River. Revere and Everett are now the battleground in a competition between two Las Vegas titans for the sole resort casino license available in Eastern Massachusetts. 

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Seasons Greetings to All of Our Visitors to RevereBeach.com

Winter has arrived and the Holidays are keeping us all pretty busy!  It seems like the Holidays come in waves first it was Halloween, next Thanksgiving and then on to Chanukuh and now Christmas! Depending on your own perspective New Years is either a great beginning or an incredible culmination of a dizzying time of the year!  Happy Holidays to All ! Santa will be good to you I hope? We’d like to extend our warm wishes and thanks to all of our visitors here at RevereBeach.com for sharing your time with us and many of your wonderful Revere Beach memories.

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Preeminent Non-Profit Performing Arts Institution Will Partner With Future Resort Casino to Promote Arts, Entertainment and Cultural Experiences

BOSTON—December 18, 2012–In an historic national partnership between a resort casino venue and a city’s leading non-profit entertainment and cultural arts institution, Suffolk Downs/Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) and the Citi Performing Arts Center today announced an agreement giving the Citi Center a key role in collaborating on the entertainment and cultural activities at a future resort casino if Suffolk Downs is successful in earning a license to develop a world-class destination.

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