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Annual WHS Class Country Fair

Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Transcript Staff
Annual WHS Class Country Fair

Juniors Alex Gibbons, Jillian Johnson, Devon Barry, and Carly Zinko celebrate Country-style during the annual Winthrop High Junior Class Country Fair on Thursday, Nov. 8, in St. John’s Church. The event helps to raise funds for activities like prom and senior week activities. »

Veteran’s Day Ceremony at Town Hall

Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Kate Anslinger
Veteran’s Day Ceremony at Town Hall

The weather was on Winthrop’s side on Sunday morning as the crisp air and bright sun made for the perfect backdrop for the Veteran’s Day ceremony. Residents both, young and old, town employees, and veterans gathered for a memorable day with a lineup of noteworthy speakers, all honoring the men and women who made... »

Officials Hear Results of Teen Issues

Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Sue Ellen Woodcock

At Tuesday night’s Town Council meeting former CASA Executive Director Any Epstein and the new director LeighAnn Eruzione presented the results of the 2018 Prevention Needs Assessment, a survey given to Winthrop students in Grades 6-12. The survey included questions about drugs, alcohol, mental health and safety. CASA (Community Action for Safe Alternatives) surveyed... »


Making Thanksgiving Dinners Easy for Many Local Families

Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Sue Ellen Woodcock

There are a lot of good reasons to pull an “all-nighter,” but at the Winthrop Marketplace in Winthrop, on Thanksgiving Eve, Michael Miccicichi has the best excuse in town. He’s in charge of cooking more than 80 turkeys and... »

WPD Takes Pledge:One of Only a Few Departments in the Country to Complete the Course Dealing with Mental Illness

Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Sue Ellen Woodcock

The Winthrop Police Dept. is now a One-Mind Pledge compliant police department, meaning all officers are now trained in how to respond to calls that involve mental illness. “This is an important program and we exceeded compliance. This means... »

News Briefs

Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Transcript Staff

Book Club seeks new members If you haven’t participated previously in Winthrop Library/One Winthrop You, Me & Them Book Club. we are always open to new members.  Please note that the next meeting is: Wednesday, Nov.28, 6:30 – 7:45... »

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