Archive for April, 2015

Newest Officer Joins the Winthrop PD Force; Cruisers Have Cameras

Friday, April 24th, 2015
Newest Officer Joins the Winthrop PD Force; Cruisers Have Cameras

WINTHROP – Right now 14-month old Drake is an easy-going cop. He enjoys playing with his rope bone in the chiefs office, shredding anything he can find, driving around Winthrop with his partner and meeting his fellow officers. He doesn’t drink coffee or eat donuts. But make no mistake, when he comes back after... »

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Students Make Kansas Boy Honorary Viking

Friday, April 24th, 2015
Students Make Kansas Boy Honorary Viking

WINTHROP – When students at Winthrop High School heard about a boy with Down syndrome in Kansas who had been stripped of his varsity letter they didn’t hesitate to send them one of theirs. Jolinda Kelley, of Wichita, Kansas purchased a varsity letter for her son Michael’s letter jacket after he was recognized for... »

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Council Seeks yet Another Opinion On Hermon St. Housing Project

Friday, April 24th, 2015

 WINTHROP – Developers of 60 Hermon St. were dealt another delay Tuesday night when the Town Council voted to seek yet another legal opinion, this time from the Attorney General. Two weeks ago the council sought the opinion of the town counsel Kopelman & Paige after there was a question about the number of... »

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Townwide Cleanup on Saturday

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Please come out and clean up Winthrop on Saturday, April 25 from 10 to 11 a.m. Pick up around your house or around your neighborhood. Or you could go to any of the following locations and join a group. There will be a team leader at each location with bags and gloves. If you... »

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Police Blotter 04-23-2015

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Monday, April 13 Motorist on Main Street stopped for failing to stop at the stop sign. Citation was issued. Party on River Road reports a box truck went by and took down some wiring. WFD was contacted and will respond to assist. The cable wires were secure by the WFD. Past employee is on... »

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Anthony C. Fucillo

Friday, April 24th, 2015

The passing this past week of Anthony C. Fucillo at the age of 96 marks the end of an era for long-time residents of this town who had the honor of knowing this wonderful man. Family was everything to Mr. Fucillo, who took immense pride in the accomplishments of his children, grandchildren, and nieces... »

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Matt Crombie, New WHS Principal

Friday, April 24th, 2015

We join the community in congratulating Matt Crombie on his appointment as the new principal at Winthrop High School. Matt is an excellent choice for the position, having served very well as an administrator in the school system and having a great knowledge of our town, our schools, and our athletic program. Matt grew... »

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Thank You, Pat Milano

Friday, April 24th, 2015

If you’ve lived in Winthrop for the past 30 years, then you know Pat Milano and the tremendous impact she has made in our community in her various roles as a member of the Winthrop School Committee, co-founder of the Kathy’s Place Youth Center, and as the executive director of Community Against Substance Abuse... »

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Hockey Boosters Stand Tall

Friday, April 24th, 2015

We had the honor of being present for the Winthrop High School boys hockey banquet Sunday at the Winthrop Yacht Club — and what an awards program it was. The Viking Hockey Boosters truly rolled out the red carpet for not only the current Northeastern Conference championship team, but all the alumni and friends... »

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An Earth Day Appreciation of Our Partners

Friday, April 24th, 2015

Today marks the 45th anniversary of the first Earth Day celebration – a day that many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement. More than 20 million people participated in that 1970 celebration and those efforts eventually lead to the formation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the passage of the Clean... »

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