STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP & VOLUNTARY DISCLOSURE|
- Established 1995
Editor, Publisher & Proprietor: Frank Conte,
February 8, 1959 (40-year resident of East Boston) I grew up on Chelsea Street.
Residence: Wakefield, MA (1999).
University of Massachusetts,
McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies,
Boston, M.S., Class of 1993. Book Award winner.
Suffolk University, Boston, B.S.
Liberal Arts, Class of 1980.
St. Domenic Savio High School,
East Boston, Class of 1976, Lauded for Excellence in Social Studies.
Sacred Heart School, East Boston,
Class of 1972
Beacon Hill Institute at Suffolk University
Director of Communications and
Information Systems, Beacon Hill Institute, Boston, 1996-present.
Columnist, "Up against the curb,"
Spare Change News.
Director of Public Relations,
Massachusetts Council of Human Service Providers, Boston
East Boston Sun-Transcript 1989 - 2000.
East Boston Community News 1977-1989.
Boston Ledger, 1981-1984.
Regional Review, 1976-1977.
contributed to North End-Waterfront Regional Review, The Reporter
(Revere, MA), Winthrop Sun-Transcript and Boston's Neighborhood
Network News program.
Producer and Host, Boston Cable Access Upfront,
Great Eastie Television (1983-1988).
Contributions and Affiliations:
Scott Brown for U.S. Senate, 2011, 2012
John McCain for President, 2008;
Doug Obey for State
Representative, Republican candidate, 11th Norfolk District, 2007
David D'Arcangelo, Candidate, Malden City Council
At-Large 2009, 2011
Craig Spadafora, Candidate (Republican) for State
Senate Middlesex and Essex 2010.
Richard Tisei, (Republican, Wakefield) 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 & 2009 &
Campaign for Lt. Gov 2009 & 2010 &
Mike Conley Committee (School
Committee Candidate, 2007)
Committee (Selectman candidate, Wakefield) 2005
Whitehouse, Democrat for U.S. Senate, 2006
for U.S. Senate, 2006
Stephen Lynch, Democrat, Congress 9th District,
Mary Z. Connaughton, Candidate for State Auditor
Lydon for Mayor
(Boston) 1993, policy advisor.
Married, two children.
Notary Public since 1984.
Roman Catholic; Baptized
and Lapsed: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church.
Registration: Independent (former Democrat)
and Benefactor, Salesian Boys and Girls Club, East Boston (1989 - 1995)
Assistant Coach, Wakefield Basketball Association
(3 & 4) 2008-2009; 2009-2010.
From the Ground Up