CASA Points to Local Gains; to Help in Coming Activities

Friday, March 31, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock CASA (Community Action for Safe Alternatives) and the Wellness Committee at the high school are raising awareness on several health issues. CASA acknowledging April as Alcohol Awareness Month and Wellness Week is set to launch events at the high school April 10-14. On Monday, April 10 students will learn about... »

Paul Revere Bus Line Awarded Local Contract

Friday, March 31, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock The MBTA has finalized a four-year contract with Paul Revere Bus Lines to continue service to the community of Winthrop. Paul Revere Bus Lines have served Winthrop for several years and their current contract was set to expire June 30. Under the new contract, buses will be equipped with GPS... »

Police Blotter 03-30-2017

Friday, March 31, 2017
By Transcript Staff

Monday, March 20 Officer reports he got a call at the station for water coming from side of house on Hillside Avenue. He believes it is just the hose. He is going to secure it and just make sure it is all set. Officer reports everything all set and the homeowner showed up when... »

Letters to the Editor

Friday, March 31, 2017
By Transcript Staff

Superintendent prepares for goodbye   Dear Members of the School Committee, It is with deep emotions that I submit my letter of resignation to you as Superintendent of Winthrop Public Schools effective, Friday, June 30, 2017.  First and foremost, I want to thank you the School Committee, past and present, for trusting and allowing... »

Trump Fails to Put Children First in His Budget

Friday, March 31, 2017
By Transcript Staff

By Senator Sal DiDomenico President Donald Trump recently released his 2018 budget, outlining billions of dollars in cuts to vital governmental agencies and services. Almost laughably, the Administration has titled its budget “America First,” despite zeroing out and reducing funding for programs that help millions of Americans. Included in those cuts was the complete... »

It Was Bound to Happen

Friday, March 31, 2017
By Transcript Staff

The news last week that officials at Suffolk Downs Racetrack are entertaining offers to sell the 160 acre site should come as little surprise to local officials and residents. Ever since the bid to place a casino at the site failed, everyone should have known that this day would be coming. The question is... »

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