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A Taste of Winthrop

Friday, September 22, 2017
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A Taste of Winthrop

Lisa Sheehan and Mark Tulecke drinking wine on the deck as the sun sets over downtown Boston last Weds., Sept. 13, at the 12th Annual Taste of Winthrop in the Winthrop Yacht Club. Restaurants from all over the town showed up to feed some 150 guests that attended. »

PFC Biggio Honored During Heartfelt Dedication Ceremony

Friday, September 22, 2017
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PFC Biggio Honored During Heartfelt Dedication Ceremony

By Kate Anslinger Last Saturday, 73 years after PFC Andrew G. Biggio was killed in action on Sept. 17, 1944, town officials marked the anniversary with a memorial dedication on the corner of Main and Hermon streets. Several speakers shared words about the tragedy of war and the importance of remembering of our nation’s... »

Hagman Road to be Opened Starting on October 1

Friday, September 22, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The Town Council succumbed to the voices in the Center Business District and voted to partially open Hagman Road on Oct. 1. Freshman Councilor Peter Christopher, representing Precinct 5, asked for the town to modify the current pilot traffic study going on in the center. This would include making Hagman... »


Council and Planning Board Hold Zoning Meeting

Friday, September 22, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Winthrop has change coming in the future and Tuesday night town officials learned more about potential zoning work that may lie ahead. William Reyelt, from the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development, gave an... »

Parking Expert Presents Do’s and Don’ts

Friday, September 22, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock Parking is a hot topic these days, and not only in Winthrop, but all across the area, cities and towns are adapting to increase parking issues. Jason Schrieber, a parking and transportation expert with Nelson/Nygaard,... »

Toddler Rescued by Officer

Friday, September 22, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The Department of Children and Families, along with the Winthrop police, are investigating how a 3-year-old girl wandered from her nearby home to Winthrop Beach where she fell in and was saved from drowning by... »

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