Monthly Archives: April 2013

A Tale of Two Casinos: Suffolk Downs Owners Unveil Scale Model of Proposed Site

April 5, 2013
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A Tale of Two Casinos: Suffolk Downs Owners Unveil  Scale Model of Proposed Site

Owners of Suffolk Downs unveiled its 3D model of the $1 billion Caesars Resort at Suffolk Downs last week to the media. On Monday, the East Boston Times sat down with Suffolk Downs’ COO Chip Tuttle to get a sneak peak at the model and updated renderings before it begins a tour through the...

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Wynn Official Shows Drawings for Casino Complex in Everett

April 5, 2013
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Wynn Official Shows Drawings for Casino Complex in Everett

The glamour and style of Las Vegas arrived at a transformed Edward Connolly Center on Wednesday, March 27, as a backdrop of yellow drapes and artistic lighting turned the cavernous center into a totally different place. With Frank Sinatra tunes playing in the background, Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria Jr. and Gamal Aziz, Chief Operating Officer...

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Vornado Bows out of Casino

April 5, 2013
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One of the major investors in Suffolk Downs has pulled out of the partnership and will consolidate its efforts in its core business – that being commercial real estate in New York City and the eastern seaboard. Vornado Realty Trust had a nearly 20 percent stake in Suffolk Downs for the last several years...

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Major Cache of Weapons, Drugs Seized After Search Warrant

April 5, 2013
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A 72-year-old Chelsea man was held on high bail after his arraignment this week on 20 separate charges resulting from Chelsea Police discovering firearms, ammunition, stun guns, and drugs inside two apartments he occupied. Frederick J. Bonamo, 72, was arraigned in Chelsea District Court Monday on four counts each of unlawful firearm possession and...

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Long-time Chelsea Court Justice to Move Up Next Week

April 5, 2013
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Judge Diana Maldonado – the first justice of the Chelsea District Court – will be laying down her gavel at the Williams Street courthouse for the last time next week. She will begin her new assignment as an Appeals Court judge during the week of April 15th. Gov. Deval Patrick nominated her for the...

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Remembering Bobby Walker: an All-time Great in CHS Sports History

April 5, 2013
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Bobby Walker was a special athlete, one you couldn’t keep from noticing if you were a spectator. From his earliest days in Chelsea Pop Warner football to his multi-sport career at Chelsea High to his nights in the old Chelsea Modified Fast Pitch Softball League, Bobby Walker was a standout and a much-admired teammate...

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Thank You, Chamber Executive Director Donald Harney

April 5, 2013
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Few individuals rise to the level of “institution” in a community but we believe that Donald Harney, executive director of the Chelsea Chamber of Commerce, reached that esteemed category through his position as the leader of the business organization for the past 13 years. Harney was a visible and personable leader of this outstanding...

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Police Briefs 04-04-2013

April 5, 2013
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March, 25 Luis Vanegas, 17, 50 Clark Ave., Chelsea, was arrested for operating motor vehicle unlicensed, speeding. Felicia Woodward, 27, 44 Temple St., Somerville, was arrested on warrants and receiving stolen property. March, 26 Brian Rodriguez, 24, 680 Broadway, Chelsea, was arrested on a felony warrant. Jose Agular, 32, 28 Grove St., Chelsea, was...

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Obituaries 04-04-2013

April 5, 2013
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Charlotte Sheehan Gautreau Devoted to Family, cherished her Catholic Faith Charlotte Sheehan Gautreau, a native of Boston and a resident of Gonzales, Louisiana, passed away on March 28 at Heritage Manor in Baton Rouge after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Dementia and Parkinson’s Disease. She was 84 years old. She was born on April...

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