Scarpa Retires

Friday, May 5, 2017
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Scarpa Retires

Lt. Frank Scarpa receives citation from Town Council President Robert Driscoll, Jr. »

Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Presented to Town Council

Friday, May 5, 2017
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Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Presented to Town Council

By Sue Ellen Woodcock Town Manager James McKenna presented the FY18 town budget of $59.45 million to the Town Council at the annual Spring Forum on Tuesday night, a 4.8 percent increase over the FY17 budget of $56.71 million. The manager presented a balanced budget as required by law. The council has 45 days... »

Demolition Begins at Miller Field

Friday, May 5, 2017
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Demolition Begins at Miller Field

By Sue Ellen Woodcock Crews began last week demolishing the old Miller Field and this week onlookers could see the field house come down and a section of the home-side bleachers. James Letterie, co-chair of the Miller Field Committee along with Vin Crossman, said everything is on target for  Thanksgiving Day game against Revere... »

Election Season Begins Races Are off to a Slow Start

Friday, May 5, 2017
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By Sue Ellen Woodcock There was no crowd of people jamming into the Town Clerk’s office on Monday, but it was the day that marked the beginning of when candidates for local office can take out nomination papers. At press time only incumbent Robert Driscoll had taken out papers for Town Council President. Jim... »

News Briefs

Friday, May 5, 2017
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WINTHROP FERRY IN WATER The Winthrop Ferry “Valkyrie” has began it’s season. At this time, the ferry will be arriving at the Seaport District and Moakley Court House. The town is still working out the logistics in Quincy, East Boston and Downtown Boston. The temporary schedule is in place.   WINTHROP LODGE OF ELKS... »

Police Blotter 05-04-2017

Friday, May 5, 2017
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Monday, April 24 Report of a white dog running around the area of Read Street. No tags, friendly. Officer was able to reunite the dog with his owner. Follow-up investigation at Cumberland Farms. Officer reports he was able to review video footage at the store and will be reporting to the sergeant. Motor vehicle... »

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