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Shirley Leung

Revere can do what it wants at Suffolk Downs

REVERE — As dusk dances off the ocean by his beachfront restaurant, Gary Ferragamo invites us to dream with him.

Of Barbra Streisand and Sammy Davis Jr., who once played The Frolic nightclub on the beach here. Of the roller coasters and carousels that amused generations before. And of what could have been: proposed million-dollar waterfront condos the Great Recession swept away in one fell swoop.

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