Mayor Brian Arrigo and The HYM Investment Group held a job fair for union job opportunities that will be available during the construction of the new Suffolk Downs project. Employment opportunities discussed would give preference to Revere residents over the course of the 15-to-20-year development process. Jobs include a wide range of skills and levels. This event was recorded and is now airing on RevereTV Gov. That is channel 9 on Comcast and 13 and 613 on RCN. You can watch it on YouTube at your convenience.
The Revere Farmers’ Market is still open every Friday on the lawn at 249 Broadway throughout the summer. RevereTV took a trip to the market last Friday to talk to the vendors present this year. Watch the video package on YouTube to get a preview of what to expect before you head over. Please know that WIC and HIPAA are accepted. Each week also features different activities like dance and Zumba or live music, so check out reverefarmersmarket.square.site for more information or to learn how to become a vendor.
Revere’s first-ever Peruvian Flag Raising Ceremony aired live on TV and social media last Thursday. Concilio Latino invited local Peruvians and friends to celebrate 201 years of the establishment of the country of Peru. The ceremony included different folkloric dances of Peru, including the marinera norteña, the festejo and the tunantada. There were also musical performances of the national anthem and the Condor Pasa, which is considered to be the second anthem of Peru. Those who attended were welcome to refreshments and food traditional to Peru. The ceremony is now replaying on RevereTV, but it can be viewed at any time on RTV’s YouTube page.
While you search the RTV YouTube, take a look at the Colombian Flag Raising Ceremony from earlier this month. You will also find all of RevereTV’s footage from the International Sand Sculpting Festival. The sand sculpting videos include updates from every day of the competition. You can watch the awards ceremony and a timelapse of the center sculpture, which showcased the theme “Wonders of the World.”