Monthly Archives: February 2011

Top Rep- Chelsea Representative Ascends to Leadership Position in the House of Representatives

February 3, 2011
By
Top Rep- Chelsea Representative Ascends to Leadership Position in the House of Representatives

Just call her number four. Revere and Chelsea State Rep. Kathi-Anne Reinstein (D-Revere) got tapped last week by House Speaker Bob DeLeo (D-Winthrop) to ascend to the fourth highest leadership position in the state House of Representatives. DeLeo made news last week when he announced that there would be a big shake up in...

Read more »

Suspect Charged with First-degree Murder

February 3, 2011
By

A Malden man spent an evening socializing with Angel Acevedo and Jenret Appleberry in their Chelsea home before shooting them to death in cold blood on Labor Day, according to prosecutors. Last week Steven Andre, 22, was formally charged with their murders. In addition to two counts of first-degree murder, Andre is charged with...

Read more »

Connecticut Bank Buys out Danversbank for nearly $500 million

February 3, 2011
By

Danversbank has announced that they will be bought out by People’s United Bank of Bridgeport, CT, for a cash and stock deal worth $493 million. The deal is still pending approvals, but is expected to be successful. Danversbank has local branches on Broadway in Revere, in Linden Square and on Broadway in Chelsea. Danversbank...

Read more »

Police Briefs 02-03-2011

February 3, 2011
By

Monday, January 24 Todd T. Ferrante, 28, 19 Bradford St., Apt. #2, Peabody, arrested on an outstanding warrant. Christopher R. Leonard, 38, 18 Shaws Ct., Apt. #3, Lynn, arrested on an outstanding warrant, failure to stop at a stop sign, failure to wear a seatbelt and driving with a suspended license habitual offender. Tuesday,...

Read more »

Val’s Flowers

February 3, 2011
By

It comes as very sad news that Val’s Flowers is closing its doors at the end of February. Val’s Flowers opened its doors in the downtown business district more than 60 years ago, when this city was a far different place than it is today. Under the leadership of the late Val Kowalski, the...

Read more »

The Water Mess and the Streets

February 3, 2011
By

The sleet that followed the snow on Wednesday and the subsequent giant pools of slush and frozen water that followed has had the effect of ripping up the city’s streets. First came the snow and all the plowing and then the salt and sand and now the heavy inundation of the water. When you...

Read more »

Lady Red Devils Win Two Contests

February 3, 2011
By

The Chelsea High girls basketball team returned to their winning ways with a pair of victories in this snow-filled week. The Lady Red Devils first took the measure of Essex Agricultural last Wednesday in a fierce contest, 54-37. “It was a very energized and physical game,” said CHS head coach Matt LaBranche. “We got...

Read more »

Obituaries 02-03-2011

February 3, 2011
By

Sister Mary Ethel Niestepski, FSSJ Member of Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph Sister Mary Ethel Niestepski died peacefully on Friday, January 28 at 11 p.m. in the Colette Hilbert Care Community, Hamburg, NY in the 97th year of life and the 78th year of religious life. Sophie Niestepski was born on November 20, 1913...

Read more »


Real Time Web Analytics - Buzz Stat