A Cup of Hockey Greatness

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By Transcript Staff
A Cup of Hockey Greatness

National Women’s Hockey League star Jillian Dempsey of the Boston Pride brought the Isobel Cup to the Cummings Elementary School to be viewed by the students in her fifth grade class. The Cummings School teacher from Winthrop excelled in ice hockey at Harvard before turning professional and leading the Pride to the 2016 playoff... »

Airport Committee Needs New Members

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By Transcript Staff

By Sue Ellen Woodcock They are the first to admit that they aren’t getting any younger, in fact they are literally the oldest members of any committee in Winthrop government. Members of the Air Pollution, Noise and Airport Hazards Committee have an average age in the mid-80’s and incredible senses of humor. The youngest... »

Town’s Compost Pile is Maxxed Out

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By Transcript Staff

By Sue Ellen Woodcock The town’s compost pile behind the DPW yard on Kennedy Road is “beyond full” according to DPW head Steve Calla. He told the town council there are a couple of issues with the pile and it is not biodegrading like it should. One factor is that there’s not a town... »

Massport Shares Info On Runway Work

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By Transcript Staff

By Sue Ellen Woodcock There’s a lot going on at Logan Airport, in fact there is runway paving going on and Massport wanted to make sure Winthrop knew about it. Flavio Leo, deputy director of aviation planning for Massport, told the Town Council that for the next few months there will be some runway... »

News Briefs

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By Transcript Staff

TED REINSTEIN RETURNS FOR LIBRARY TALK Ted Reinstein returns to the Winthrop Public Library on Tuesday, October 18 at 6:30 pm. Reinstein has been a reporter, producer, & anchor for WCVB’s Chronicle. He’s also an actor & author. Ted will discuss his newest book, “Wicked Pissed: New England’s Most Famous Feuds” and sign copies... »

Police Blotter 09-22-2016

Thursday, September 22, 2016
By Transcript Staff

Monday, September 12 Detail Officer reports a youth on a bicycle appears to have fallen down at Bowdoin and Ocean View Streets. Fire and Action will handle. School teacher will check the child out. Party on Amelia Avenue called to report she obtained a 209A Sunday on her husband. It was faxed to Malden... »

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