Plovers are taking Over the Beaches

Thursday, May 14, 2015
By Transcript Staff

Whether you go to Winthrop Beach or Revere Beach you will see the roped off areas protecting the next season of piping plovers and terns. The areas are roped off because the eggs blend in with the sand. Humans, dogs and predator birds are the biggest threat. But you won’t see a massive flock... »

Police Blotter 05-14-2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015
By Transcript Staff

Monday, May 4 Female caller on Upland road reports a carload of kids smoking marijuana and drinking, plus playing the radio loud. Female party on Douglas Street reports her 8-year-old son fell and is injured. His head also hurts. Party on Bowdoin Street called for medical for her mother. DPW worker requesting police for... »

Chucky and Pamela Sullivan’s Son, Gavin

Thursday, May 14, 2015
By Transcript Staff

There was an athlete with a familiar name to Winthrop fans pitching for the Swampscott High School varsity baseball team against Winthrop Monday at Veterans Field. Gavin Sullivan is the son of Chucky Sullivan and Pamela Hubley Sullivan and if you followed Winthrop High School sports in the 1980s, you know that Chucky was... »

Winthrop Arts And Letter Crawl

Thursday, May 14, 2015
By Transcript Staff

What better way to welcome the warmer weather than with the Winthrop Arts and Letter Crawl that is set for today beginning at 5 p.m. Local writer Kate Anslinger will kick it off with an author reading event at the Winthrop book Depot and Cafe at 11 Somerset Avenue. Blackstrap BBQ will provide appetizers... »

John Munson and Beacon Studio

Thursday, May 14, 2015
By Transcript Staff

Anyone who has seen John’s Munson’s photographs knows what an outstanding photographer he is. He has put together a calendar of Winthrop photos and it’s become a popular gift during the holiday season. Munson’s Beacon Photography and Framing Studio has been the venue for some interesting events and the accomplished photographer is hosting a... »

Sports 05-14-2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015
By Transcript Staff

WhS sports Roundup WHS boys tennis  team needs two wins to qualify for tourney The Winthrop High boys tennis team won two of its three matches this past week to improve to 6-5 and move within range of qualifying for a berth in the post-season state tournament. With five matches left on their schedule,... »

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