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Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Awards Night

Friday, January 30, 2015
By Transcript Staff
Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Awards Night

The Winthrop Chamber of Commerce held its 24th Annual Kickoff Dinner and Community Awards Night Jan. 23 at the Hyatt Harborside, Logan Airport. The executive board of is pictured above at the dinner. Front row, from left, are Jonathan Polino, Michael Nicastro, clerk Christine Millerick, treasurer Maryann Russo, and president Dr. Paul McGee. Back... »

Smokers Beware: Winthrop Officials Update Smoking Regulations

Friday, January 30, 2015
By Transcript Staff

WINTHROP – If you are under 21 years of age and trying to buy tobacco products you’re going to have to go out of town. If you want to smoke on the beach or park, you can’t. The Board of Health will make a presentation to Town Council next Tuesday night explaining the changes... »

Luberto’s Bakery Makes Seahawk Bet a Reality

Friday, January 30, 2015
By Seth Daniel
Luberto’s Bakery Makes Seahawk Bet a Reality

Sheriff Steven Tompkins and Revere bakery owner Danny Luberto are betting their tail that the New England Patriots will prevail in this weekend’s Super Bowl – a lobster tail pastry, that is. Tompkins made an official appearance at Luberto’s Bakery on Broadway Monday to announce the friendly Super Bowl wager between the local Sheriff... »


Petruccelli Elevated to Majority Whip

Friday, January 30, 2015
By John Lynds

State Senator Anthony Petruccelli was elevated to Majority Whip last Thursday by Senate President Stanley Rosenberg (D-Amherst)–the same position that catapulted another son of East Boston, Robert Travaglini, to the Senate Presidency in 2003. In U.S. politics, a whip’s... »

Police Blotter 01-29-2015

Friday, January 30, 2015
By Transcript Staff

Winthrop police reported several minor car accidents this past week. At 1:26 pm on Jan. 23 a Ford Econovan collided with a Toyota Venza at Pauline Steet and Woodside Avenue. One person was transported to the hospital. Two tow... »

Just Another Blizzard

Friday, January 30, 2015
By Transcript Staff

As we mentioned above, for those of us who have been around longer than we care to remember, the Blizzard of 2015 certainly rates as a whopper, but we have to say that it does not even come close... »

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